If the Scots vote “yes” on today’s independence referendum, they will begin a process that will result, in eighteen months or so, in the creation of a new state and the separation of a union that has persisted for over four hundred years. Although we have some examples of peaceful national dissolution, many, and perhaps […]
For Democrats, 2014 was supposed to be the year of the minimum wage. President Obama used his State of the Union speech earlier this year to urge Congress to bump the federal rate up to $10.10 an hour. "Congress needs to get on board," he said. Show More Summary
I didn't start out criticizing our Union. I started out with a sincere concern for the current state of affairs in education and the loss of respect among "reformers" for my profession. This will always be my bottom line. I thought my Union would always be with me, but I soon learned this was not the case. Show More Summary
Like the song says, there are lots of things you can do alone, but it takes two to tango. Last week in the home of that dance, the United States worked with our regional partners to see if we could find our rhythm in the Americas on issues critical to the future of global telecommunication
Hold up. Wait. Stop the record, Dre. We need to talk about something crucially important to the social fabric—specifically, we need to discuss the state of the follicle union atop LeBron James’ head. Like Napoleon hightailing it outShow More Summary
By Kevin Dayton, Union Watch Union dealing and scheming over state legislation in California occurs behind closed doors. The sudden and unexplained recent flip of the union position on a state plastic bag ban is a typical example.
From the American Geophysical Union | WASHINGTON, D.C. – Peak tornado activity in the central and southern Great Plains of the United States is occurring up to two weeks earlier than it did half a century ago, according to a new study whose findings could help states in “Tornado Alley” better prepare for these violent…
We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defence, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America. Show More Summary
The Australian Prime Minister has snubbed global talks on climate change with 125 heads of state, preferring instead to focus on the War in Iraq.
Exxon and Russia’s state-oil company have recently inked a deal to tap billions of barrels of crude oil in Russia; despite sanctions passed against the Kremlin by both the United States and the European Union. However, the Western entities...Show More Summary
Former White House press secretary Jay Carney, in his new role as a CNN contributor, appeared on the network's State of the Union program yesterday and said that 2014 is "not going to be a good year for Democrats, by definition." The...Show More Summary
Some local affiliate presidents of the New York State United Teachers are unusual in that they forcefully and publicly blast the higher-ups in their own union. We’re reminded of Eric D. Przykuta, president of the Lancaster Central Teachers Association, who was colorful and bombastic when describing NYSUT’s policies and leaders. Show More Summary
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - European Union state aid regulators expect Portugal to sell Novo Banco, the successor to troubled Banco Espirito Santo (BES), in line with a pledge made in return for regulatory approval of its 4.9-billion-euro state bailout. Show More Summary
Kenneth J. Button The European Union (EU) and the United States began negotiations for a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) in 2013, with the primary goals of reducing impediments to cross-border trade and investment and achieving greater economic integration between the two economic areas. Show More Summary
On Sunday’s State of the Union with Candy Crowley, CNN and ESPN contributor LZ Granderson said it would be “healthier” for America if Democrats retain the Senate in the upcoming midterms to avoid “groupthink.” “I think what would be the … Continue reading ?
On CNN's Sunday broadcast of "State of the Union," former White House press secretary acknowledged that this fall's midterm elections aren't shaping up to be a positive for the Democratic Party. “It’s not going to be a good year for Democrats by definition,” Carney said. Show More Summary
In his new guise as a political commentator for CNN, former White House Press Secretary Jay Carney dished out conventional wisdom on State of the Union Sunday morning, which in this case meant diagnosing the Democrats' chances in the upcoming midterms as poor.
The state agreed to recognize the marriage of a terminally ill woman and her wife; it has already recognized the union of two women in a similar situation. read more
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Who’s on the talk shows this weekend? Glad you asked. Highlights include James Brown, host of “The NFL Today” on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough on “FOX News Sunday” and CNN’s “State of the Union,” and TMZ’s Harvey Levin on FOX News’ “Media Buzz.” Not all lineups have been announced. Show More Summary