THE NEW FORTY My light bulb is at 150 watts today...
I hear an awful lot about student loan debt from my students. I can commiserate as I have a healthy chunk myself from my many years as a student seeking one degree or another. As such, I am not shocke... Posted on 3/26/13 at 6:30 AM
THE NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS AND BEYOND North Dakota outdoors legislative update
Friday, March 1, 2013
2013 North Dakota State Legislature
House Energy and Natural Resources Committee - Meets Thursdays and Fridays in Pioneer Room
Chair Todd Porter, Vice Chair Chuck Damsc... Posted on 3/1/13 at 1:53 PM
BISON MEDIA BLOG 2,000 questions for the $2,000 NCAA legislation proposal
A topic of disucssion at the Summit League meeting this week in Chicago is the NCAA proposal to add $2,000 to astudent-athlete's grant,legislation that is being pushed by NCAA president Mark Emmer and... Posted on 10/27/11 at 9:46 AM
HEALTHBEAT Raw milk? No, thanks
Milk comes from cows who live on picturesque farms and spend their days contentedly grazing inlush pastures while clouds float overhead in a pure blue sky.
Who doesn't have wholesome images of milk... Posted on 1/28/11 at 4:33 PM
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., sought support from House conservatives Wednesday for far-reaching immigration legislation, but many lawmakers emerged from their meeting deeply skeptical of any comprehensive bill with a pathway to citizenship for immigrants here illegally.
An amendment to a bill that includes parameters for a new oil tax agreement with the Three Affiliated Tribes moved forward Friday, but legislators indicated it may get more scrutiny at a future hearing.
Retreating with a purpose, Republicans sped legislation through the House on Wednesday to avert the imminent threat of a government default but pointing the way to a springtime budget struggle with President Barack Obama over Medicare, farm subsidies and other benefit programs.
We’re not a country with majority rule. We’re a country with supermajority rule. In order for Congress to pass and the president to sign significant and game-changing legislation, that legislation needs supermajority support, which in most cases means bipartisan support as well.
Congress is considering legislation that could limit wineries’ ability to sell and ship directly to consumers. The wholesale distributors who proposed the legislation say it will keep wine from minors, limit alcohol consumption and ensure states control sales.
Nasty species such as deer ticks and poison ivy may proliferate inside their current range and spread into new areas as carbon dioxide levels increase and climate change continues into the future. That’s the finding of a new report released Thursday by the National Wildlife Federation — just in time to push support for climate change legislation expected soon in the U.S. Senate. The U.S. House already has passed climate legislation.
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