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How They Voted

April 7, 2015 The House and Senate are on a two-week spring break. Therefore, this report contains several recently introduced bills of interest. Senate Bill 80: Decriminalize marijuana Introduced by Se. more »»

The rough math facing Ted Cruz

April 6, 2015 WASHINGTON — Texas Sen. Ted Cruz was born in 1970, six years after events refuted a theory on which he is wagering his candidacy. more »»

Indiana and the culture wars

April 6, 2015 WASHINGTON — If I visit a kosher restaurant and order a pork chop, am I being discriminated against when the waiter says they don’t serve pork? If an establishment requires that men wear jackets and... more »»

Almanac

April 6, 2015 By The Associated Press Today is Monday, April 6, the 96th day of 2015. There are 269 days left in the year. more »»

The Next Bubble

April 4, 2015 WASHINGTON — They’re doing it again! When the last housing bubble burst, politicians blamed “greedy banks. more »»

Almanac

April 4, 2015 By The Associated Press Today is Saturday, April 4, the 94th day of 2015. There are 271 days left in the year. more »»

Drop-out from the Electoral College

April 3, 2015 WASHINGTON — In the cliffhanger presidential election of 1976, when Democrat Jimmy Carter defeated Gerald Ford, the Republican president, the margin of victory in 20 states (totaling 299 electoral... more »»

Etiquette versus Annihilation

April 3, 2015 WASHINGTON — Recent statements from United Nations officials, that Iran is already blocking their existing efforts to keep track of what is going on in their nuclear program, should tell anyone who... more »»

Almanac

April 3, 2015 By The Associated Press Today is Good Friday, April 3, the 93rd day of 2015. There are 272 days left in the year. The Jewish holiday Passover begins at sunse. more »»

The teen bottomless pit

April 2, 2015 FLINT — So I looked at Henry, the 16-year-old, the other day. He was standing in the kitchen with a Twinkie in his hand. I glanced away for a split second then looked his way again. No Twinkie. more »»

Almanac

April 2, 2015 By The Associated Press Today is Thursday, April 2, the 92nd day of 2015. There are 273 days left in the year. more »»

Who trashes liberal arts?

April 1, 2015 WASHINGTON — An op-ed piece titled “Conservatives, Please Stop Trashing the Liberal Arts” appeared last week in the Wall Street Journal. But it is not conservatives who trashed the liberal arts. more »»

Liberal Dems, GOP cling to hope Warren runs

April 1, 2015 WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and liberal Democrats have found something to agree on: Both want to keep alive the prospect that Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren will run for president. more »»

Almanac

April 1, 2015 By The Associated Press Today is Wednesday, April 1, the 91st day of 2015. There are 274 days left in the year. This is April Fool’s Day. more »»

Why college isn’t for everyone

March 31, 2015 BERKELEY — I know a high school senior who’s so worried about whether she’ll be accepted at the college of her choice she can’t sleep. more »»

Almanac

March 31, 2015 By The Associated Press Today is Tuesday, March 31, the 90th day of 2015. There are 275 days left in the year. more »»

Remembrance of Clintons past

March 30, 2015 WASHINGTON — An abscess of anger seems to gnaw at Hillary Clinton, but the reasons for her resentments remain unclear. more »»

How They Voted

March 30, 2015 Senate Bill 56, Give judges a raise: Passed 33 to 3 in the Senate To increase judges’ salaries around $12,000, and index them going forward to increases in the salaries paid to unionized state “civi... more »»

Almanac

March 30, 2015 By The Associated Press Today is Monday, March 30, the 89th day of 2015. There are 276 days left in the year. more »»

Gentrification or improvement

March 28, 2015 WASHINGTON — No matter what you do, modern liberals will tell you you’re wrong. more »»

 
 
 

 

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