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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
The doctor won’t see you now: All change at GP surgeries in Norfolk and Suffolk The entrance to the Health Centre at Rouen House. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY An
The doctor won’t see you now: All change at GP surgeries in Norfolk and Suffolk
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 4 hours ago
The entrance to the Health Centre at Rouen House. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY An appointment with your GP will become increasingly rare as Norfolk and Suffolk health chiefs... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
The doctor won’t see you now: All change at GP surgeries in Norfolk and Suffolk The entrance to the Health Centre at Rouen House. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY An
The doctor won’t see you now: All change at GP surgeries in Norfolk and Suffolk
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 5 hours ago
The entrance to the Health Centre at Rouen House. Picture: DENISE BRADLEY An appointment with your GP will become increasingly rare as Norfolk and Suffolk health chiefs... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
VA chief: Congress lets politics slow vet reformssays VA Secretary Bob McDonald, recalling the Senate vote in July 2014 on his n
VA chief: Congress lets politics slow vet reforms
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
says VA Secretary Bob McDonald, recalling the Senate vote in July 2014 on his nomination to lead 360,000 VA employees and an aging infrastructure in delivering health care, disability and education benefits, and a host of other services, to... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Enthusiasm for Federal Service and Politics Despite CynicsBy Robert Weiner and Ben Lasky Article originally published in the Federal Tim
Enthusiasm for Federal Service and Politics Despite Cynics
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
By Robert Weiner and Ben Lasky Article originally published in the Federal Times Amid the cynicism and criticisms of the media and the politicians who use the federal government and the political system as a scapegoat lie the 5 million federal... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
Political Watch17, Issue 30 • On Sept. 21, Rep. Lois Capps (D-Santa Barbara) celebrated the p
Political Watch
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 2 days ago
17, Issue 30 • On Sept. 21, Rep. Lois Capps (D-Santa Barbara) celebrated the passage of H.R. 2713, the Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act, by the U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce full committee. The bill passed with... Read more
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The New Statesman
Why the left shouldn’t abandon freedom of movementThank you for that introduction. And how brilliant it is to see the hall here i
Why the left shouldn’t abandon freedom of movement
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
Thank you for that introduction. And how brilliant it is to see the hall here in Liverpool, absolutely packed for the Labour conference, well I say it's packed but Virgin Trains assure me there are 800 empty seats. Either way Conference, it’s a huge... Read more
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Arkansas Times
The discipline gapIn Mark Johnson's telling, the other boy hit him first. It was the fall of 2008
The discipline gap
Arkansas Times / Posted 2 days ago
In Mark Johnson's telling, the other boy hit him first. It was the fall of 2008 and Johnson was a freshman at Prescott High School when he injured his back at football practice. The fight began after another student teased him about his back brace;... Read more
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Federal Times
Enthusiasm for government despite the cynicsAmid the cynicism and criticisms of the media and the politicians who use the f
Enthusiasm for government despite the cynics
Federal Times / Posted 2 days ago
Amid the cynicism and criticisms of the media and the politicians who use the federal government and the political system as a scapegoat lie the 5 million federal employees who chose to join the government workforce. Most of them are dedicated and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adam Habib - Wits Is Reaching a Point of No ReturnVice-Chancellor speaks on the student protests, a poll on whether Wits should r
Adam Habib - Wits Is Reaching a Point of No Return
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Vice-Chancellor speaks on the student protests, a poll on whether Wits should resume lectures, and the consequences of a shutdown If the University of the Witwatersrand does not re-open in the next couple of days it will reach a point of no return,... Read more
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The New Statesman
Jeremy Corbyn's full speech at the 2016 Labour party conferenceThank you for that introduction. And how brilliant it is to see the hall here i
Jeremy Corbyn's full speech at the 2016 Labour party conference
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
Thank you for that introduction. And how brilliant it is to see the hall here in Liverpool, absolutely packed for the Labour conference, well I say it's packed but Virgin Trains assure me there are 800 empty seats. Either way Conference, it’s a huge... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party Conference speech in fullin preparation for a snap election in 2017. Here's the text of his speech in f
Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party Conference speech in full
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
in preparation for a snap election in 2017. Here's the text of his speech in full. Thank you for that introduction. And how brilliant it is to see the hall here in Liverpool, absolutely packed for the Labour conference, well I say it's... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
U.S. Senate candidate Heck campaigns at Fall FestivalU.S. Senate candidate Joe Heck stopped at the Pahrump Fall Festival at the invi
U.S. Senate candidate Heck campaigns at Fall Festival
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 2 days ago
U.S. Senate candidate Joe Heck stopped at the Pahrump Fall Festival at the invitation of the Nye County Republican Party on Saturday. Heck, a Republican who represents Nevada’s 3rd Congressional District, has been traveling across Nevada and meeting... Read more
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International Business Times
Read Jeremy Corbyn's full speech at Labour's 2016 conference in LiverpoolJeremy Corbyn has closed Labour's annual conference in Liverpool today (28 Sept
Read Jeremy Corbyn's full speech at Labour's 2016 conference in Liverpool
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Jeremy Corbyn has closed Labour's annual conference in Liverpool today (28 September), just days after beating Owen Smith and being re-elected as leader of the opposition. The left-winger, among other things, said the party was about protests and... Read more
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Roll Call
Not Your Father's GOP: The Deficit Debate Has Disappeared(First appeared in CQ Magazine on Sept. 19, 2016.) Of all Donald Trump's heres
Not Your Father's GOP: The Deficit Debate Has Disappeared
Roll Call / Posted 4 days ago
(First appeared in CQ Magazine on Sept. 19, 2016.) Of all Donald Trump's heresies as a GOP presidential candidate, perhaps his biggest split with Republican orthodoxy has come on the issue of the debt. Trump’s economic plan — a combination of tax... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
College bind: after TOPS cuts, how Louisiana students pay for collegeF. Taylor convinced the Louisiana Legislature to pass a law ensuring young peop
College bind: after TOPS cuts, how Louisiana students pay for college
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 4 days ago
F. Taylor convinced the Louisiana Legislature to pass a law ensuring young people had an opportunity to pursue higher education, regardless of family income. Signed into law in 1989 by Gov. Buddy Roemer, Act 789 created a new program dubbed... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Study focuses on healthcare outcomes for OK rural communitiesCITY, OK (KSWO) – State Rep. Sean Roberts hosted an interim study on improving
Study focuses on healthcare outcomes for OK rural communities
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
CITY, OK (KSWO) – State Rep. Sean Roberts hosted an interim study on improving healthcare outcomes before the Oklahoma House of Representatives Public Health Committee to examine possible strategies and incentives to improve outcomes and access... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Bill would open HBCUs and their investors to better bond optionsInvestment Expansion Act, which would allow municipal bonds issued by HBCUs to
Bill would open HBCUs and their investors to better bond options
The Charlotte Post / Posted 5 days ago
Investment Expansion Act, which would allow municipal bonds issued by HBCUs to have triple tax-exempt status (local, state, and federal). The bill is co-sponsored by Alma Adams (D-N.C.), whose district includes HBCUs in Greensboro, Salisbury and... Read more
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Statesboro Herald
Tankersley emphasizes meeting needs, building consentran unopposed in their respective party primaries in May. “Once we’re elected,
Tankersley emphasizes meeting needs, building consent
Statesboro Herald / Posted 6 days ago
ran unopposed in their respective party primaries in May. “Once we’re elected, we’re there to represent all the people, and that’s usually around 53,000 people in any state representative’s given district, and at that point in time the party... Read more
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The Coldwater Daily Reporter
Walberg, House advance bipartisan bill WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congressman Tim Walberg (R-7th district) recently voted for
Walberg, House advance bipartisan bill
The Coldwater Daily Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congressman Tim Walberg (R-7th district) recently voted for the Survivors’ Bill of Rights Act, bipartisan legislation to provide protections and access to a legal process for survivors of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Government severs ties with for-profit colleges accreditor-- Hundreds of for-profit colleges could close, leaving up to 600,000 students
Government severs ties with for-profit colleges accreditor
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
-- Hundreds of for-profit colleges could close, leaving up to 600,000 students scrambling to find other schools, after the Education Department withdrew recognition of the nation's largest accreditor of for-profit schools. The Accrediting Council... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Government severs ties with for-profit colleges accreditorWASHINGTON (AP) - The Education Department withdrew recognition of the nation's
Government severs ties with for-profit colleges accreditor
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Education Department withdrew recognition of the nation's largest accreditor of for-profit colleges on Thursday, a decision that could force schools to close and threaten financial aid to hundreds of thousands of students. The... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Government severs ties with for-profit colleges accreditorWASHINGTON (AP) - The Education Department withdrew recognition of the nation's
Government severs ties with for-profit colleges accreditor
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Education Department withdrew recognition of the nation's largest accreditor of for-profit colleges on Thursday, a decision that could force schools to close and threaten financial aid to hundreds of thousands of students. The... Read more
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Salon.com
Government severs ties with for-profit colleges accreditorWhile the appeal is pending, ACICS retains its federal recognition and remains
Government severs ties with for-profit colleges accreditor
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
While the appeal is pending, ACICS retains its federal recognition and remains determined to fully execute its accreditation responsibilities in a professional manner, he said. Thursday’s decision was met with praise from Democratic... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan Countya.m. today, Sept. 22, at Fort Morgan Library & Museum, 414 Main St., in Fort Mo
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 9 days ago
a.m. today, Sept. 22, at Fort Morgan Library & Museum, 414 Main St., in Fort Morgan. Called "Healthy Living for Your Brain and Body: Tips from the Latest Research," the seminar will go over what scientists have learned about the memory-affecting... Read more
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The Hill
House GOP grills IRS chief on impeachment | Bipartisan anger over Iran payment | Fed holds rates steady but hints at coming hikeGOP grills IRS chief on impeachment: Conservatives on the House Judiciary Commi
House GOP grills IRS chief on impeachment | Bipartisan anger over Iran payment | Fed holds rates steady but hints at coming hike
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
GOP grills IRS chief on impeachment: Conservatives on the House Judiciary Committee clamored Wednesday for the impeachment of IRS Commissioner John Koskinen as the panel's chairman zeroed in on the agency's preservation of email... Read more
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The Hill
House Republicans ask agencies for list of 'midnight rules'Republicans in the House Committee on Education and the Workforce have asked th
House Republicans ask agencies for list of 'midnight rules'
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
Republicans in the House Committee on Education and the Workforce have asked the Education and Labor department secretaries for a list of all the draft and final rules planned before President Obama leaves office. ADVERTISEMENT Reps. David Roe... Read more
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express
New wife discovered her teacher husband was having sex with a pupilwife Cerys was at work. The computer sciences teacher had denied having sex wi
New wife discovered her teacher husband was having sex with a pupil
express / Posted 10 days ago
wife Cerys was at work. The computer sciences teacher had denied having sex with the sixth former when police arrested him and no charges were brought. But he confessed to BBC worker Mrs Shore, 28, after she confronted him and she reported him to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Newlywed wife testifies against teacher husband after he confesses to sex with 17-old pupil"The girl said sex took place at his house and her mother's house. The relation
Newlywed wife testifies against teacher husband after he confesses to sex with 17-old pupil
Daily Telegraph / Posted 10 days ago
"The girl said sex took place at his house and her mother's house. The relationship was physical and sexual." BBC marketing worker Mrs Shore and her husband lived in a waterside apartment in Cardiff Bay - and the hearing was told he had taken the... Read more
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walesonline
Teacher struck off for having affair with sixth-formera professional hearing was told he was caught having a secret affair with a six
Teacher struck off for having affair with sixth-former
walesonline / Posted 10 days ago
a professional hearing was told he was caught having a secret affair with a sixth-former. Mr Shore had denied to police and education officials that he had sex with her. But the girl told social workers how they had intercourse at her parents’... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Newlywed discovered teacher husband had sex with female pupil at their homefor subscribing!Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email A recently m
Newlywed discovered teacher husband had sex with female pupil at their home
Daily Mirror / Posted 10 days ago
for subscribing!Could not subscribe, try again laterInvalid Email A recently married woman has told how her IT teacher husband had sex at their marital home with a female pupil while she was at work for the BBC. Richard Shore, 30, has been struck... Read more
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The Hill
Funding deadline ticks closer; Wells Fargo on the hot seatBut lawmakers still need to reach a deal. ADVERTISEMENT Lawmakers are eager t
Funding deadline ticks closer; Wells Fargo on the hot seat
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
But lawmakers still need to reach a deal. ADVERTISEMENT Lawmakers are eager to reach a deal on a short-term funding bill and return to the campaign trail. But in the House, conservatives seem unwilling to budge on the Planned Parenthood... Read more
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Asian journal
The innovative DNA of Optical Zonu: people, process and philosophy“MIT’s Edgar Schein in his classic work Organizational Culture and Leadership a
The innovative DNA of Optical Zonu: people, process and philosophy
Asian journal / Posted 14 days ago
“MIT’s Edgar Schein in his classic work Organizational Culture and Leadership argues that organizational culture arises during the early stages of an organization when it faces particular problems or must accomplish particular tasks…In each instance,... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Things to do in Morgan CountyFall Harvest Car Show is tonight through Sunday The 16th annual Fall Harvest C
Things to do in Morgan County
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Fall Harvest Car Show is tonight through Sunday The 16th annual Fall Harvest Car Show kicks off tonight and will last through Sunday night in downtown Fort Morgan. Cars from at least four other states will be coming, including a vintage fire truck,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
FBI reviewing state audit on agency's ex-directorBureau of Investigation is investigating an Arkansas Legislative Audit report r
FBI reviewing state audit on agency's ex-director
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Bureau of Investigation is investigating an Arkansas Legislative Audit report regarding former state Department of Career Education Director Bill Walker, department Director Charisse Childers said Thursday. During a committee meeting, Deputy... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Barletta secures SHINE eligibility for federal grantsfor federal grants to help keep students on the right path. During considerati
Barletta secures SHINE eligibility for federal grants
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
for federal grants to help keep students on the right path. During consideration of the Supporting Youth Opportunity and Preventing Delinquency Act in the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, Barletta succeeded in inserting... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyFall Harvest Car Show is tonight through Sunday The 16th annual Fall Harvest C
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 15 days ago
Fall Harvest Car Show is tonight through Sunday The 16th annual Fall Harvest Car Show kicks off tonight and will last through Sunday night in downtown Fort Morgan. Cars from at least four other states will be coming, including a vintage fire truck,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Paul F. McDevitt, who helped the homeless and those struggling with substance abuse, dies at 74Hall, Home of The Paraclete Center. “Long ago, I was taught that man is compos
Paul F. McDevitt, who helped the homeless and those struggling with substance abuse, dies at 74
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
Hall, Home of The Paraclete Center. “Long ago, I was taught that man is composed of three parts, physical, mental, and spiritual,” his wife, state Auditor Suzanne Bump, read on his behalf as he sat and listened. “I was taught that we had to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions for Oral Answer - Thursday 15 September 2016of Finance: What reports has he received on the economy?Hon BILL ENGLISH (Minis
Questions for Oral Answer - Thursday 15 September 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
of Finance: What reports has he received on the economy?Hon BILL ENGLISH (Minister of Finance): Today Statistics New Zealand released the GDP figures showing the New Zealand economy grew by 0.9 percent in the June quarter and by 3.6 percent in... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Who are the north west's biggest businesses 2016?Produced in partnership with Barclays and Manchester Airports Group, the 2016 N
Who are the north west's biggest businesses 2016?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
Produced in partnership with Barclays and Manchester Airports Group, the 2016 North West Top 200 guide celebrates the successes of the biggest and best companies in the region. The data was compiled by Manchester Metropolitan University, and as in... Read more
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The Hill
House panel approves juvenile justice reform billA House panel on Wednesday unanimously approved legislation to reform juvenile
House panel approves juvenile justice reform bill
The Hill / Posted 16 days ago
A House panel on Wednesday unanimously approved legislation to reform juvenile justice systems across the country. The House Committee on Education and the Workforce voted to send the Supporting Youth Opportunity and Preventing Delinquency Act of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High Level Panel On the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental ChangeWORKING GROUP 1 ACTS - THE TRIPLE CHALLENGES OF POVERTY, UNEMPLOYMENT AND INEQU
High Level Panel On the Assessment of Key Legislation and the Acceleration of Fundamental Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
WORKING GROUP 1 ACTS - THE TRIPLE CHALLENGES OF POVERTY, UNEMPLOYMENT AND INEQUALITY - THE CREATION AND EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION OF WEALTH The Basic Conditions of Employment Act (BCEA) seeks to give effect to the right to fair labour practices... Read more
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Roll Call
How to Make Education Affordable and AccessibleEducation serves as the great equalizer and foundation of our economy. It is wh
How to Make Education Affordable and Accessible
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
Education serves as the great equalizer and foundation of our economy. It is where opportunity begins in an increasingly complex and global economy. From preschool to graduate school, education fuels businesses and ensures sustainable economic... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Race to Watch: Kirk, Duckworth Battle for U.S. Senate SeatRace to Watch is a twice-weekly Ward Room column dedicated to helping voters fa
Race to Watch: Kirk, Duckworth Battle for U.S. Senate Seat
NBC Chicago / Posted 18 days ago
Race to Watch is a twice-weekly Ward Room column dedicated to helping voters familiarize themselves with candidates in the lead-up to the Nov. 8 general election. This edition's focus is Illinois' U.S. Senate Race. Sen. Mark Kirk is facing a tough... Read more
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Raw Story
How the wealthy captured the machinery of democracy and what that means for the rest of uswhere I grew up. It was a good place to be a cub reporter — small enough to nav
How the wealthy captured the machinery of democracy and what that means for the rest of us
Raw Story / Posted 18 days ago
where I grew up. It was a good place to be a cub reporter — small enough to navigate but big enough to keep me busy and learning something every day. I soon had a stroke of luck. Some of the paper’s old hands were on vacation or out sick and... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Major Party Candidates Gear Up For General Election - The Brief: Major Party Candidates Gear Up For General Election by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 12 2016 The Big Conversation Despite Texas' reputation as a predominately red s...following the inaugural office’s opening, state party Chairman Gilberto Hinojos
The Brief: Major Party Candidates Gear Up For General Election - The Brief: Major Party Candidates Gear Up For General Election by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Sept. 12 2016 The Big Conversation Despite Texas' reputation as a predominately red s...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
following the inaugural office’s opening, state party Chairman Gilberto Hinojosa said he was encouraged by both the poll and the Clinton campaign’s attentiveness to a normally red state, saying they’re "going to have to recognize at some point... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Bill Moyers: We, the Plutocrats vs. We, the People: Saving the Soul of DemocracyJerri-Lynn here: This magisterial essay describes how and why American politics
Bill Moyers: We, the Plutocrats vs. We, the People: Saving the Soul of Democracy
Naked Capitalism / Posted 19 days ago
Jerri-Lynn here: This magisterial essay describes how and why American politics has stopped reflecting the will and concerns of the people. It examines the rise of inequality and reflects the wisdom of someone who has been thinking carefully about... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Collin: Collaborative, positive and optimisticPublisher’s note: Lake Tahoe News asked candidates for South Lake Tahoe City Co
Collin: Collaborative, positive and optimistic
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 21 days ago
Publisher’s note: Lake Tahoe News asked candidates for South Lake Tahoe City Council, Lake Tahoe Community College, Lake Tahoe Unified School District, Douglas County School District, South Tahoe Public Utility District and Lake Valley Fire... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
When should workforce training start? As early as pre-K, Dallas coalition saysScott McClelland -- the H-E-B executive perhaps most recognizable for affably e
When should workforce training start? As early as pre-K, Dallas coalition says
Dallas Morning News / Posted 21 days ago
Scott McClelland -- the H-E-B executive perhaps most recognizable for affably enduring light ridicule at the hands of football star J.J. Watt in the grocery chain’s TV commercials -- didn’t lay bare some grand corporate malfeasance or announce plans... Read more
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Zero Hedge
One "Lifelong Socialist" Norwegian's Perspective On TrumpAuthored by 'Ola Nordmann', Despite Norwegian mainstream media and political e
One "Lifelong Socialist" Norwegian's Perspective On Trump
Zero Hedge / Posted 21 days ago
Authored by 'Ola Nordmann', Despite Norwegian mainstream media and political establishment support for Hillary Clinton (They also supported Mark Rubio and Bernie Sanders when they were running), I would like to apologize for our politicians and... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Things to do in Morgan CountyNight event from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, at First Christian Church, wher
Things to do in Morgan County
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 21 days ago
Night event from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, at First Christian Church, where teams can register, turn in funds received and get their T-shirts. The actual walk will start at 9 a.m. Sept. 10, and then awards and prizes will be given out around... Read more
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