READ IN: Wednesday, July 16, 2014: DoJ weighs in on Ohio, Wisconsin ... - Washington Post ... areas in eight states. ... National Roundup: What's ... director, for a tutorial on health care ... Star-Ledger ) Poll-a ... 07/16/2014 - 8:13 am | View Link
Tuesday’s Republican Primaries and Caucus Send Messages to Romney and Obama (Weblog and News Roundup) The Daily Kos’…Kos: With victories in Colorado, Minnesota, and Missouri, Santorum can now boast four states to Romney’s ... vote there was effectively a straw poll. But by winning more than 100,000 votes in a swing-state battleground, Santorum ... 02/8/2012 - 3:50 am | View Link
Maxine Waters and Congressional Black Caucus need to be ‘unleashed’ It’s a fight that brought to the surface the complicated, schizophrenic bind that black members of Congress find themselves in with the administration of the first black president of the United States and their constituents who love him. And her response ... 08/18/2011 - 2:46 am | View Link
Progressives Caucus remains intact, becomes a plurality of House Dems and in doing so, at least get our talking points in front of swing voters. We need a renewed 50-state campaign strategy even in hopelessly red districts/states/regions ... because of that Health Care Reform thingy, according to all the Wall St. Wonks. 11/4/2010 - 2:36 am | View Link
Crist’s ‘I’ll Caucus With the People’ Has Limits Despite his vows of neutrality, Florida Gov. Charlie Crist is likely to caucus with the Democrats or the Republicans should he advance to the Senate, if only because failing to pick a side would exclude him from the chamber’s choice committees and ... 08/9/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
House Democratic Caucus Heading to Meet With Obama on Saturday The entire House Democratic Caucus will meet with President Barack Obama at the White House on Saturday afternoon, one day before the chamber is set to vote on the health care overhaul, a White House aide said Friday. The Caucus will meet with the ... 03/18/2010 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Cherilyn Eagar Today s Conservative. Yesterday s Liberal. ... On July 22, 2014, Glenn Beck hosted an informative discussion about education reforms, specifically “common core.” 07/25/2014 - 11:27 am | View Website
The Ballot 2014 Who's up, who's down, where are they stopping, and what are they saying? We're tracking the 2014 campaign so you don't have to. 07/25/2014 - 10:44 am | View Website
Stamford Roundup Stamford News: Local news for Stamford, CT continually updated from thousands of sources monitored by the B Media Network 07/25/2014 - 9:19 am | View Website
Home of the Marist Poll: Pebbles and Pundits The Marist Institute for Public Opinion (MIPO) is a survey research center. MIPO is home to the Marist Poll and conducts polls on politics, the economy, sports ... 07/25/2014 - 3:35 am | View Website
Bridgeport Roundup Norman once called his mother in Bridgeport, Conn., and said, "Mother, I just got this call. via Bridgeport Newswire http://ift.tt/1nWoL8y 07/25/2014 - 1:33 am | View Website
Republican Alex Mooney, left, and Democrat Nick Casey. CREDIT: AP Photos There are two major-party candidates in the running for West Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District seat in the U. S. House, and both of them think the issue of climate change is best left for other countries to deal with, according to multiple news reports from a candidate forum Thursday.
This was such a great book. Kaufman made a huge impact with it:
Bel Kaufman, a former New York City schoolteacher whose classic first novel, “Up the Down Staircase” — shot through with despair and hopefulness, violence and levity, all manner of bureaucratic inanity and a blizzard of official memorandums so mind-bendingly illogical as to seem almost Kafkaesque — was hailed as a stunningly accurate portrait of life in a gritty urban school when it was published in 1965, died on Friday at her home in Manhattan.
On Thursday, Sens. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) and Ted Cruz (R-TX), who have arguably been the two most influential conservatives in stopping amnesty legislation, urged their colleagues to put more pressure on President Barack Obama, so he does not unilaterally grant temporary amnesty to millions more illegal immigrants. In a colloquy with Cruz on the Senate floor, Sessions said Obama's potential executive actions represent an "exceedingly grave threat that go[es] beyond anything we've ever seen in this country" and "threatens the very constitutional framework of our republic and the very ability of this nation to even have borders."He vowed that the
Operation Protective Edge. Israels government unanimously rejected a ceasefire offer advanced by US Secretary of State John Kerry while Hamas officials were said to still be considering the plan. West Bank violence continued to escalate, with five Palestinians reported killed in riots. With the Gaza death toll said to pass 700, Israeli military sources said several hundred Hamas gunmen had been killed.
x97; A law expanding background check requirements on Colorado gun sales has been in effect for about a year, and an Associated Press analysis of state data compiled during that span shows the projected impact was vastly overstated in a key budget report.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has accomplished much of what he set out to do when he was elected four years ago. He's logged improvements in the state's economic health, presided over the creation of 250,000 private-sector jobs and and more »