Obama: Income inequality a defining challenge - Journal-Gazette The president plans to deliver an ... The speech comes amid growing ... dream, from a 2005 commencement address ... adviser to Vice President ... 12/4/2013 - 12:25 pm | View Link
Obama, in speech, to focus on income disparities - Detroit News Obama to cite income gap in economic speech - Sacramento Bee 12/4/2013 - 9:42 am | View Link
Jill Biden will deliver Navajo Technical College commencement address "That one was a big surprise. He delivered an awesome commencement speech," Guy said. Guy said he believed Biden's decision to deliver the speech came from Navajo Tech being selected by the Aspen Institute College Excellence Program as one of the top 120 ... 04/17/2013 - 3:00 pm | View Link
Biden to deliver commencement speech in Miami MIAMI (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden will deliver a high school commencement speech at the Miami Marlins stadium. Biden will speak to the graduating class of Cypress Bay High School on Monday afternoon. The speech is one of just three high school ... 06/4/2012 - 9:35 am | View Link
Biden to deliver commencement speech in Miami Vice President Joe Biden will deliver a high school commencement speech Monday at the Miami Marlins' baseball stadium. Biden will speak to the graduating class of Broward County's Cypress Bay High School. The speech is one of just three high school ... 06/4/2012 - 4:02 am | View Link
VP Biden To Deliver Commencement Speech At Cypress Bay Graduation FT. LAUDERDALE (CBS4) – Graduating seniors at Cypress Bay High School in Weston will make history next month at their graduation. Not only will Vice President Joe Biden deliver the keynote address, but the graduation ceremony will be held in the new ... 05/23/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Jill Biden to deliver commencement speech at Montgomery County Community College Seniors graduating from Montgomery County Community College this spring will hear from Jill Biden during the school’s 44th commencement ceremony held in May. The White House announced April 19 that Biden, wife of U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and an ... 04/26/2011 - 2:00 pm | View Link
Ison said Friday she will retire at the end of her term to focus her attention on her real estate career and her volunteer work.
During her three terms, Ison has chaired the Mobile County House delegation and the House state government committee.
Transportation Department Spokesman Bill Boynton said Friday that the season's first big storm is expected to hit the Salem area first at about 4 p.m. Saturday and spread across the state.
Boynton said highway crews should have an easier time keeping roads clear since the snow will start falling at night and on a weekend when there is less traffic.
Funding for the next phase of construction of a national research lab at Kansas State University is closer to reality after Thursday's vote in the U. S. House to approve a bipartisan budget agreement.
Kansas Rep. Lynn Jenkins, vice chairwoman of the House Republican Conference, said voting for the spending package was "the only responsible option" for the Kansas economy and controlling federal spending.
State officials have approved spending up to $305 million in bond proceeds as part of its cost to construct the lab, which is being built on the northern edge of the Kansas State campus in Manhattan.
Huelskamp said the budget deal breaks promises that were made in Congress during the recent government sequester, or automatic cuts, which was designed to reduce government expenditures.
Two players shot a 59 in the second round of the rain-affected Nelson Mandela Championship, although it won't count as a European Tour record because players were allowed preferred lies on the soaked layout.
 their 59s come with asterisks because of the preferred lies, and the Mount Edgecombe course was reduced by one stroke to a par 70.