Wisconsin State Journal: In the face of withering criticism, Gov. Scott Walker and the Republican leaders of the Legislature announced Saturday that a provision added to the state budget to gut the open records law “will be removed from the … Continue reading ?
My regular column is available to subscribers on www.thesundaytimes.co.uk This is an excerpt. Given the sheer unpredictability of events in Greece we cannot be sure that George Osborne?s first post-election budget, his seventh in all, will be the biggest...
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It's decision day. After five years of bailouts, budget battles and a battered economy, Greece is on the brink of becoming the first country to leave the euro zone. If it seems as if you've been hearing some variation of that for a while now, that's because you have. This time might be different, though, […]
Finance Minister Schäuble earlier asserted that the Greek crisis will have no serious consequences for the federal budget. However, President of the German Federal Bank Jens Weidmann views the situation in a different way.
We learn today that George Osborne will say in his Budget that he’s using the fines he’s collected from bankers to build a memorial to terror victims. I find this… Continue reading The post When will George Osborne commission a war memorial for soldiers? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Photo: Pond5 By Kristen Domonell for Life by DailyBurn Ever thought about cleaning up your diet but worry about the price tags on all that healthy food? You're not alone. Whole Foods Market, often nicknamed "Whole Paycheck" for its prices,...Show More Summary
Channing Tatum doesn't yet need The Rock to keep this franchise hard. The sequel is way down from the original, but it's double its budget in just five days, so no need to panic yet. Magic Mike XXL surely peaked on its opening day, but you can get away with that [...]
The "No" vote has the lead in opinion polls, according to the FT One major Greek bank is near collapse The polls close at 5 p.m. London time Germany fears a "No" vote will tear a huge hole in its budget Greece is voting today in a nationwide referendum on whether the accept the EU bailout package. Show More Summary
Making high quality, nutrient-dense meal decisions is one of the most important factors to having success with a healthy lifestyle. Ideally, you’re buying nothing but organic, preservative-free, humanely-raised, wild-caught produce and proteins. Show More Summary
Late on Thursday night, before the long holiday weekend, Wisconsin Republican legislators inserted a plethora of absurd, evil and maleficent additions to the state budget. One of the most egregious ones was a proposal to change state...Show More Summary
It's decision day. After five years of bailouts, budget battles and a battered economy, Greece is on the brink of becoming the first country to ever leave the euro zone. If it seems like you've been hearing some variation of that for awhile now, that's because you have. This time might be different, though, since […]
UK Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne accused the BBC on Sunday of “imperial ambitions,” adding that the broadcasting corporation must contribute to cutting deficit and make savings.
"Walker announced the decision in a joint statement Saturday with Senate Majority Leader Scott Fitzgerald, Assembly Speaker Robin Vos, and the co-chairs of the joint budget committee. They said that they're committed to open and accountable...Show More Summary
This week in progressive state blogs is designed specifically to focus attention on the writing and analysis of people focused on their home turf. Let me know via comments or Kosmail if you have a favorite state- or city-based blog you think I should be watching. Show More Summary
Culture Minister Monika Grütters has secured a 60m boost to the culture budget in the coming year. Much of the money (38m Euros) will go to cover rising wage and pension costs, but two Berlin institutions – the Martin-Gropius-Bau and the Jewish Museum – have been earmarked for extra support.
Pin it Repurposing pallets isn't exactly a brand-new idea, but their versatility means that the repurposing possibilities are endless. If you're on a super tight budget or really like the rustic look, pallets are perfect for outdoor projects because they're rugged, straightforward, and affordable (or free!). Show More Summary
(AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker said Saturday that he wants his fellow Republicans who control the Legislature to remove or significantly rein in a facet of the proposed state budget that would severely roll back the state's openShow More Summary
Toto Wolff, boss of Formula One championship leaders Mercedes, has become the first team principal to lend support to radical proposals from motor sport’s former governor Max Mosley, to reward teams for adhering to a budget cap write Katy Fairman and Christian Sylt. “I think Max’s idea is interesting," Mr Wolff [...]
One thing I'd like George Osborne to do in Wednesday's "emergency" Budget is to end the something for nothing culture. I know someone who has made almost £400,000 tax-free without working - equivalent to almost 20 years of getting the...