May 6, 2016

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North Shore Community Calendar

RSVP to Nancy with a dish you'd like to prepare by Thursday, May 5 at 978-468-5577 or www.hwlibrary.org. Salem: Mack Park Neighborhood Association meeting, 6:30...

Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: 'The Real MVP: The Wanda Durant Story'

Sarah Palin (R-Alaska). 2016 Politics: Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.). 2016 Politics: House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wisc.). Panel: Former Gov. Jan Brewer (R-Ariz.); Amanda Carpenter; Nina...

Canada's auditor general seeks mandate to regularly audit Senate expenses

Senators Leo Housakos and Jane Cordy, who chair the Senate committee on internal economy — the committee that essentially administers the Senate — said calling...

TGIF: 22 Things To Know About Rhode Island Politics & Media

Now, though, another scandal is centered on Smith Hill, spawning even more public cynicism and leaving observers to wondering what will happen next. So many...

Reality check: are Trump's odds of winning the US election really so slim?

McCain, up for re-election for Senate - before selling his soul to Mephisto by supporting Trump-, said in a private meeting which was taped without...

Representative Dave Loebsack

Because of redistricting boundary changes, Loebsack moved from Mount Vernon to nearby Iowa City, that's where he lives now, perhaps fortuitously because he's now the...

Pennsylvania House Committee Begins Regulating Uber, Lyft

(TNS) -- Pennsylvania moved a step closer to regulating popular ride services such as Uber and Lyft Wednesday when a state House committee approved a...

The Donald Trump Veepstakes: A Cheat Sheet

WTHRHere's a cheat sheet of some of the names being floated—either by Trump and his aides; or by the candidates or their supporters themselves; or...

Jacksonville Bold for 5.6.16 — The races are on

(blog) (blog)“Garrett Dennis defers on John Crescimbeni Council VP pledge” via A.G. Gancarski of –Crescimbeni preemptively mentioned the “text message thing,” in which...

'Canada is all of us': Ailing MP Mauril Bélanger makes case for change to O Canada

Conservative Senator Nancy Ruth, who lobbied the previous Conservative unsuccessfully to change the anthem, is in the Commons gallery to watch the debate. Former Liberal...

Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Sarah Palin: Sunday guests

Pain, R-Alaska, and Sen. McCain, R-Ariz., are featured on "State of the Union" at 9 a.m. and noon on CNN. Another guest is House Speaker...

Scandal Goes After Trump But Wants To Do More Than Obsess Over White Dudes

And the current season's presidential election — in which the Democratic Party's nomination is fought over by a Latino governor and a black senator, and...

Going Offshore in the 2016 Election Campaign: Disappearing Money and Opportunistic Candidates

(Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images) .... That's code for helping select establishment outfits and dubious enterprises to avoid paying taxes on profits, investments or money...

Mother's Day Must Go

Research shows more women on patrol is more than likely to decrease police brutality, but then what would a host of their male counterparts do...

Bogeyman at the ballot box

Don Palmer of the Bipartisan Policy Center, a Washington, D.C. think tank, said Florida is the perfect state to join ERIC, with more new residents...

Priebus: Ryan 'Wants to Get There' Behind Trump - U.S. News & World Report

Priebus: Ryan 'Wants to Get There' Behind TrumpU.S. News & World ReportMembers of activist group Code Pink silently protest as Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and...

A senator explains why Congress is failing

“It starts in the House, where you have gerrymandering, and so the extremes now are very vocal and they've pulled away from the majority of...

Reflecting on what unions have done -

Standard Freeholder- Community editorial boardStandard FreeholderAt the time, the Canadian Press reported even former Conservative senator Hugh Segal said he opposed the bill, and predicted...

Forgetful senator gets brand new memories of Mike Duffy

The email trail shows a concerted effort by the top echelon of the PMO to force through its changes, primarily through committee liaison Senator Carolyn...

Sen. Bob Corker says he'll advise Donald Trump on foreign policy

“Look, the foreign policy establishment in the last 15 or 16 years hasn't gotten things exactly right,” Corker said. “What I hear in what he's...

Paterno son denies new allegations about his late father in Sandusky case

A son of the late Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno on Friday dismissed as "bunk" a new court document alleging his father knew...

Pinal's Smith upset over 'wussification of America'

The defeat came over the objections of Sen. Steve Smith, R-Maricopa, who took a swipe at foes. “I don't know what the best PC way...

Donald Trump Seeks Republican Unity but Finds Rejection

Wicked Local WeymouthHoping for a moment of party unity, Mr. Trump had scarcely declared victory in Indiana when the cascade of rejection began, starting with...

Matthew T. Mangino: Making sure crime doesn't pay

The law, which exists federally and in 41 states, is named for David Berkowitz, the “Son of Sam” serial killer who was convicted for a...

Local Jewish health and human services leaders visit Springfield

The governor, the house speaker, the senate president, Republican leadership, and more than 30 legislators from both parties met with and listened closely to the...

Florida Democrats to choose delegates to convention this Saturday

(blog) (blog)Among those vying to be a delegate for Hillary Clinton in CD 14 on the female slate include Senate Minority Leader Arthenia Joyner,...

What's next from CMS: More help for doctors?

WHAT'S NEXT FOR E-CIG BACKERS: HOPING FOR HELP FROM THE SENATE — Under Thursday's rule, e-cigarette companies must file an application with the FDA within...

Lunch with the FT: David Petraeus

Just four years ago, Petraeus was lionised as the Douglas MacArthur of his generation. Even discounting the hype, he stood head and shoulders above other...

Transgender bathroom laws stir up national education community

By Erin McIntyre | May 6, 2016 print. Share to Facebook share Share to Twitter ... But Wisconsin's Green Bay School District and Minnesota's St.

Trilogy Energy Corp. Announces Director Election Results From Its 2016 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

(press release)... 81,001,362 99.93 56,274 0.07 WILFRED A. (WILF) GOBERT 80,657,048 99.51 400,588 0.49 ROBERT M. (BOB) MacDONALD 81,000,099 99.93 57,537 0.07 R. K.

Florida Insider Poll prediction: Gwen Graham vs. Adam Putnam in '18 governor's race

(blog)On the Republican side, 83 percent predicted Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam will be the nominee, 5 percent said CFO Jeff Atwater, 5 percent said...

State Capitol news in brief

The Arkansas Senate on Thursday sent Gov. Asa Hutchinson an appropriation for the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services that includes a provision requiring the department...

Ryan no fan; Trump pivots to fundraising

Trump is also taking pains to reassure party leaders that he wants to help Republican Senate and House candidates, some of whom are openly worried...

State Capitol news in brief

The Arkansas Senate on Thursday sent Gov. Asa Hutchinson an appropriation for the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services that includes a provision requiring the department...

Rehab center plan draws opposition

Earlier this week, the Senate Finance Committee endorsed the proposal introduced by state Sen. Jeanie Forrester (R-Meredith), who chairs the panel, as an an amendment...

California Would Benefit from a True Two Party System

For example, take the example of Senator Bill Dodd (D), running as a moderate Democrat in the Sacramento valley in 2016. He is selling himself...

Robert Blaha is now on CO GOP Senate ballot; Ryan Frazier is unofficially on ballot -

The Denver Channel- for nowThe Denver ChannelDenver7 reporte Marshall Zelinger tells us more about the political drama unfolding for the Colorado U.S. Senate race. ...

'Scandal's' election pulls the 'Trump Card,' the woman card, the black card … all the cards

Goodbye, Susan Ross (Artemis Pebdani). Sayonara, first black presidential candidate, Senator Edison Davis (Norm Lewis). At least, there's still Francisco Vargas (Ricardo Chavira) with legs...

The Wall St tactic that costs Germans $1 billion a year

Shown some of the German transactions in the cache, Reuven Avi-Yonah, a University of Michigan Law School professor who helped Senate investigators in 2008, said...

The Wall St tactic that costs Germans $1 billion a year

- The New Zealand HeraldNew Zealand HeraldShown some of the German transactions in the cache, Reuven Avi-Yonah, a University of Michigan Law School professor...