Gov. Rick Scott’s anti-science purge begins: State employee banned for uttering ‘climate change’ A Florida state employee has been reprimanded and told not to come to work after Gov. Rick Scott’s (R) administration banned the use of the terms “climate change” and “global warming.” Earlier this month, reports said that officials in the Scott administration ordered Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) administrators not to use the terms in documents or meetings because they asserted that the climate science behind global warming was not a “true fact.” More
What Anthony Weiner could learn from Mark Sanford Anthony Weiner says he will soon decide whether to run for mayor of New York. As the former congressman weighs the pros and cons, he might want to keep an eye on Mark Sanford's comeback attempt in South Carolina. More
Six politicians plead not guilty in alleged NYC mayor's race plot New York State Sen. Malcolm Smith and five other politicians pleaded not guilty Tuesday to corruption charges in connection with an alleged plot to buy a line on New York City's mayoral ballot. The allegations revived public concerns about a documented culture of exploitation in Albany that has prompted officials to seek legal recourse to induce change. More
Boston bombing suspect: City shut down amid manhunt With the second suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing still at large early Friday morning, Gov. Deval Patrick ordered everyone in the city to stay home. "There is a massive manhunt underway," he said at a morning press conference, calling it a "rapidly developing situation." Police Col. More
Democrats raise $22M for House races The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee raised a record $22.6 million during the first three months of the year, officials announced Thursday. It ended March with $8.9 million in cash reserves and $4.5 million in debt. More
Walker, Burke Shift Focus to Independents in Wis. Governor’s Race First, he ran in 2010 against Tom Barrett and won. Then, in 2012, the two candidates had a rematch in a recall election — Walker, again, triumphed. In both elections, polls showed Walker holding onto steady leads throughout the campaign season. 07/30/2014 - 7:13 am | View Link
Walker, Barrett Await Results In Wis. Recall Robert Siegel talks to Don Gonyea, David Schaper and Ron Elving for an update on the recall election in Wisconsin ... who didn't vote in 2010 in that governor's race - which was narrow but won by - this is a rematch of this race - so, it was won by ... 06/5/2012 - 12:50 pm | View Link
Milwaukee mayor to face Walker in Wis. recall Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett has won the Democratic primary and ... The Barrett win sets up a rematch of the 2010 governor's race in which Walker won by 5 percentage points. Major Wisconsin unions that had endorsed Falk in the Democratic primary for ... 05/8/2012 - 11:45 pm | View Link
Milwaukee mayor to face Walker in Wis. Recall Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett won the Democratic primary Tuesday in Wisconsin's historic recall election ... and Barrett's win set up a June 5 rematch of the 2010 governor's race. That election two years ago failed to hint at the turmoil to come. 05/8/2012 - 9:42 pm | View Link
Wis. recall is rematch of 2010 governor's race MADISON, Wis. – The candidates may be the same, but Wisconsin isn't. In the tumultuous 18 months since Republican Scott Walker defeated Democrat Tom Barrett in the 2010 governor's race, Wisconsin has been rocked with massive protests over workers' rights ... 05/8/2012 - 8:38 pm | View Link
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Tom Barrett (politician) Thomas Mark "Tom" Barrett (born December 8, 1953) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party who has served as the 44th and current Mayor of ... 10/20/2016 - 6:12 pm | View Website
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From Staff ReportsSeniors took part in TRIAD's Senior Awareness Day at Northpark Mall.
The Friday event featured free health screenings and advice from pharmacists on prescription drugs, among other services.
TRIAD is a collaborative effort between the Oklahoma County sheriff's office, local police departments and seniors.
From Staff ReportsFrancis Tuttle Technology Center's Board of Education swore in Rob Stone as a new member during this month's board meeting.
Stone represents Zone 2 of the Francis Tuttle district, which serves portions of the Edmond school district.
Stone was appointed to the position to finish out a five-year term after the retirement of longtime board member Buddy Sanford.
“I'm excited to be a part of such an amazing institution," Stone said.