Who had the sun tanning booth concession Wednesday night? The candidates were simply glowing. On a more serious note, why would Republicans want to conduct a debate hosted by the left-wing MSNBC? Going in, I had high hopes for a breakout effort from Rick Perry, but did not expect to get it. I did not […]
“We got to keep an eye on the battle that we face: The war on workers. And you see it everywhere, it is the tea party. And you know, there is only one way to beat and win that war. The one thing about working people is we like a good fight. And you know […]
On August 24, in a 4 to 3 vote, the North Providence, RI, School Committee agreed to pay School Supt. Donna Ottaviano an extra $35,000 for taking over the duties of the vacant assistant supt. position. Before getting the raise, Ottaviano planned on retiring in two years and would have qualified for a pension payment […]
Whoever wins the presidential election in 2012 will face many pressing issues. Ending the deficit and debt crisis that plague this country should be the first step any president takes. Fixing the American justice system should come close behind. It is necessary for the next president of the United States to appoint originalist Supreme Court […]
Source: Popular Mechanics Take one jet ski, add a remote control and a sonar unit, and you have a new breed of robot warrior. While in harbor, warships make a tempting target for terrorists, because a single diver with an explosive charge can cause massive damage and loss of life. But a new robotic unmanned […]
You probably wouldn’t take the summer off if your household’s finances were on the brink of insolvency. But that’s exactly what the Rhode Island General Assembly did, with a $9.4-billion pension crisis looming. It took the summer off, opting to gather in a special session in October.
Public sector employees are at risk of hearing these words due to state government mismanagement and union irresponsibility. Blue states like Rhode Island are leading the way over the cliff. Rhode Island has a $14 billion unfunded pension and health-care benefits liability to state and municipal employees and retirees. To pay off the liability, it […]
New York congressman and radio host go head to head over Rep. West’s controversial comments, poverty in black communities, Obama’s policies.
Source: Boeing WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2011— Boeing [NYSE: BA] today announced the successful autonomous communications and operation of dissimilar unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) in flight tests over the rugged terrain of eastern Oregon.
In 2012, Indiana will be asked to choose between a hard-line conservative or “Obama’s Favorite Republican,” Senator Dick Lugar. Lugar has a long history of leaning toward liberalism. Here’s the brutal list of 10 of Lugar’s worst offenses from Hoosiers for Conservative Senate.