Trend Results : John Edwards

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 2658)


Clinton’s Iowa Performance Reveals New Fault Lines for Democrats

The Iowa caucuses were much less disappointing for Hillary Clinton this year than they were in 2008. After coming in third to Barack Obama and John Edwards eight years ago, she managed a narrow victory over Bernie Sanders on Monday. Clinton’s presence in both early contests gives us an opportunity to gauge how Democratic Party […]

Why 'No Reason to Expect' New Orleans-Baton Rouge Train Could Work

Randal O'Toole Gov. John Bel Edwards wants to run passenger trains between New Orleans and Baton Rouge. I love passenger trains, but after reviewing this project, I’ve reluctantly concluded that it is likely to cost much more than anyone...Show More Summary

John Oliver: Creating a Church and Meeting Edward Snowden in Russia

John Oliver talks to Jimmy about weird donations when Last Week Tonight started a fake church and explains how he snuck into Russia for a controversial interview. From The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

January 27 roundup

Fee-vergnügen: John Edwards, who knows a thing or two about tactical concealment, seeks to rep Volkswagen owners in mass litigation [Grist, Politico] Speaking of auto litigation: first General Motors ignition case goes to trial, automaker...Show More Summary

JOHN WILCOCK: Andy Warhol's Mole People and Fred Herko's Suicide Dance (1964)

last weekHumor / odd : Boing Boing

[youtube] READ: Fred Herko: the life and dramatic death of an avant-garde hero (The Guardian) PERFORMA ARTS: The Herko Dialogues: Adrienne Edwards, Performa Curator, and Jen Rosenblit in Conversation

John Edwards, Not Barack Obama, Was the Bernie Sanders of 2008

As my colleague Jonathan Chait explained earlier today, the superficial parallels between Barack Obama's 2008 presidential nomination campaign and Bernie Sanders's 2016 efforts don't bear much scrutiny of either candidates' words. Though it's understandable Team Sanders would like to depict its champion as promising a second chance at the "hope... More »

The rise of a new grief vampire

I don’t write about psychics that often. Most commonly, when I do, it’s about psychics making claims that could be construed as medical claims, such as when America’s Quack, Dr. Mehmet Oz brought psychic scammers like John Edward and the “Long Island Medium” Theresa Caputo, even going so far as to imply that psychics can…

Florida man gets DUI after nodding off in Taco Bell drive-thru

A man was charged with driving drunk after police say he fell asleep in his car in the drive-thru lane of a Taco Bell. The Gainesville Sun reports that 25-year-old John Edward Hopwood fell asleep at the wheel of his Kia Sorento early Friday morning before he could order his tacos. A restaurant...

Democratic Governor Expands Louisiana Medicaid (Finally!)

Buh-bye, Bobby Jindal. Hello, Governor John Bel Edwards, the newly-elected Democratic governor of Louisiana who just signed an executive order to expand Medicaid to tens of thousands in that state. “We are consistently ranked one ofShow More Summary

Louisiana State Troopers Association Chief Using Group Money for Politics?

In a historic move this year, the Louisiana State Troopers Association endorsed a political candidate – specifically, they endorse Democratic gubernatorial candidate, and eventual winner, John Bel Edwards. It was a moved that shocked that the troopers of the state, as there was no vote to endorse even held among the rank and file of the group. Show More Summary

Obama to highlight Louisiana decision to expand Medicaid

(AP) — Louisiana's new governor, Democrat John Bel Edwards, is getting a public "thank you" from President Barack Obama for rejecting the stance of his Republican predecessor and starting the process to expand the state's Medicaid program. In...Show More Summary

Louisiana’s New Governor Signs an Order to Expand Medicaid

3 weeks agoNews : NYTimes: News

John Bel Edwards acted to fulfill a campaign pledge tied to the Affordable Care Act and aimed at aiding hundreds of thousands of state residents.

Iron Man vs Invisible Chairs: Fighting for the Future of Robot Exoskeletons

This article originally appeared on Inverse. By John Knefel Human bodies are frail machines contrived of snapping sinew and breakable bones. We know this. Hell, we're self-conscious about it. Since Dr. Edward E. Smith sprinkled electric...Show More Summary

John Edwards tries to weasel his way in on the Volkswagen emission suit

The disgraced former VP candidate says his "unusual experiences" would make him a great plaintiffs' attorney.

John Edwards HATES Volkswagen’s inappropriate emissions.

John Edwards wants to be head jackal at the feast-on-Volkswagen soiree. The post John Edwards HATES Volkswagen’s inappropriate emissions. appeared first on RedState.

John Edwards (yes, that one) looks to profit from Volkswagen lawsuits in his day job as a lawyer

Just when you thought the Volkswagen emissions drama couldn't become any more of a circus, a disgraced former politician knocks on the door John Edwards, the former U.S. senator and two-time presidential candidate and former hugely successful lawyer for plaintiffs against major corporations, is said to be lobbying a U.S. Show More Summary

New Governor Turning Louisiana Into Socialist Hellhole, With Healthcare

Man, Louisiana’s shiny new Democratic Gov. John Bel Edwards is not wasting any time cleaning up the big mess left by the last governor, Bobby Don’t-Hyphenate-Me-Bro Jindal (R-Irrelevant And Soon Forgotten). Pro-life Jindal did everything he could to ensure the citizens of his state were free to die from lack of healthcare, for freedom. Especially the lady poors. Gov.

Disgraced Edwards wants VW case

Among more than 140 plaintiffs' lawyers competing to lead litigation against VW over its emissions cheating scandal is former US Senator John Edwards. ||| Washington - Among the more than 140 plaintiffs' lawyers competing to lead private...Show More Summary

Ex-politician John Edwards among lawyers vying for lead role in Volkswagen suit

By Alison Frankel (Reuters) - Among the more than 140 plaintiffs' lawyers competing to lead private litigation against Volkswagen over its emissions cheating scandal is former U.S. Senator and Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate John Edwards. Show More Summary

Louisiana Gov.-elect John Bel Edwards promises action on Medicaid expansion in 'first 24 hours'

Access to healthcare could be just around the corner for as many as 300,000 Louisianans. Gov.-elect John Bel Edwards (D), who promised Medicaid expansion by executive order during his campaign says he'll make good on that promise inShow More Summary

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC