Guardian editor Alan Rusbridger was called before a House of Commons home affairs select committee to be grilled over the publication of the Snowden leaks.
The highly anticipated bill is tabled in the House of Commons
The Guardian | The Washington Post Guardian Editor Alan Rusbridger is due to testify at a counterterrorism session before the House of Commons at 10 a.m. ET Tuesday. The session, which you can watch live, will examine the newspaper’s … Read more
In today’s article let us discuss a commonly overlooked issue that newer investors of manufactured housing miss while screening a prospective mobile home deal. This blind spot and the subsequent suggestions made to you below come from a combination of my own mistakes, successes, and advice given weekly to my mobile home investing members. Show More Summary
An existential query for the House of Commons
Speaking to the Hansard Society this week, the Speaker of the House of Commons John Bercow said: “I am announcing today the creation of a Speaker’s Commission on Digital Democracy, the core membership of which will be assembled in the next few weeks, supplemented by a circle of around 30 expert commissioners and reinforced I [...]
The Globe and Mail | The Toronto Star Former journalist Chrystia Freeland won a seat Monday in Canada’s House of Commons, Joe Friesen and Adrian Morrow report in The Globe and Mail. Ms. Freeland will immediately enter the House of … Read more
I'm writing this post from beautiful, sunny Las Vegas, Nevada, where I just gave a talk and saved hundreds of dollars by not gambling. It strikes me that the casino business and the student loan business have something in common: the...Show More Summary
The Chair of the Canadian Pork Council (CPC), Jean-Guy Vincent, and CPC’s Executive Director, Martin Rice, appeared before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Agriculture and Agri-Food and the House of Commons Standing Committee on International Trade as witnesses to the committee's study on Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA).
Common sense would dictate that most people who are recovering from drug or alcohol abuse would try and steer of tempting environments, like crack houses or bars. However, Lamar Odom, hubby to Keeping Up With the Kardashians star Khloe Kardashian, apparently doesn’t consider Rhode Island bar Charlie O’s to a be a potential trouble zone, [...]
by Alex Balk "The Prime Minister is fast turning in to the least popular groupie in town. David Cameron has been spurned by another of his musical heroes after praising the work of The Housemartins in the House of Commons. Speaking at...Show More Summary
Jay Carney refused to denounce Education secretary Arne Duncan’s comment that criticism of Common Core is coming from “white suburban moms” who dislike the program’s standards. The White House press secretary said he hadn’t seen Duncan’s...Show More Summary
Because of the past 7 long years of a downturn in the real estate marketplace, coupled with the fact that today most markets have begun to rebound, a common question is whether a buyer can lose equity in a house What they are reallyShow More Summary
For famed auction house Sotheby’s, the past quarter was full of drama more commonly befitting of a reality show or soap opera. After accumulating enough of a stake to be a majority shareholder, billionaire activist investor Daniel Loeb aired his list of grievances with the company in a pointed letter to CEO Bill Ruprecht, […]
House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R., Wis.) said he was looking for areas of overlap between Republican and Democratic budgets for a possible fiscal compromise, but no such common ground emerged from a Wednesday meeting.
Wikileaks released an updated version of the secret Trans Pacific Partnership intellectual property chapter this morning (background on the TPP from my appearance before the House of Commons Standing Committee on International Trade earlier this year). Show More Summary
As one Christian woman to another, I fully support Maine Republican House member Amy's Volk's legislation to erase prostitution convictions from the records of human trafficking victims. My God, what if Mary Magdalane had a rap sheet?...Show More Summary
The Telegraph reports that the Relationships Alliance, which is to launch in the House of Commons, warns that the ‘disintegration of romantic, social and family relationships costs the average taxpayer around… Continue reading The post Can we expect more social conservatism from the Tories? appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
I remember when Bucktown was a funky place of run-down houses with terrific foundational bones, lots of fringe activity -- read nude performance art-- and a reputation as being semi-dangerous. It was common to hear gunshots at nightShow More Summary
What do Instagram, the Raspberry Pi and the movie "Up" have in common? When you mash all these things together, you get Upstagram, a neat hack that the Hackerloop team just unveiled. First, the team made a replica of the house in "Up" using paper and foam. Show More Summary