But more of the enthusiasm was rooted in Jones himself, a civil rights lawyer whose low key campaign so far has been defiantly progressive. Jones opposes the Hyde Amendment, which prevents any federal funding for abortion; while stopping short of endorsing Sanders’s “Medicare for All” bill, he supported the Democratic effort to save the Affordable Care Act, and criticized Alabama for declining to expand Medicaid. In an interview, he said he would have voted against Betsy DeVos’s nomination to be secretary of education, and might have opposed Neil M.

The tight race between Hassan and Ayotte was viewed as one of half a dozen contests around the country that would determine which party controls the Senate next year. But by late Tuesday night it was clear Republicans would officially retain control regardless of New Hampshire’s outcome. Rep.

It is obvious that to be employed by the TSA one does not have to have a high IQ. Still, this does not excuse the fact the people don’t seem to possess reasoning skills nor do they seem to possess common sense. Are pat downs of 8 year olds necessary? For that matter why are we Americans being patted down at all? It is just another measure of Government control over our lives..

Laugh, but this is life, in a way, as we all hope for it to be. You screw up, but not entirely. You see your hoped for result dashed on the counter in a pile of goop, but someone says, see what you put into this; I see what you intended. Much like terrestrial travel, where you end up depends on what you hope to find. As a reader, I look for the random and reflective, preferring an unexpected anecdote to another take on the latest trend. As a blogger, I post about incidents or observations that are often removed from the spotlight, yet connected to broader contexts.

: A Point of Departure GARRY ABRAMSArizona Nuclear Plant Hits Industry Bottom as Deficiencies Persist WILLIAM F. RAWSON, ASSOCIATED PRESSIn Occupied Lands, Israel Is Dealt a Wild Card : Mideast: Immigration of Soviet Jews to the occupied territories could well tip the political balance to the right. : Negotiators Move to End Coal Strike From Times staff and Wire reports Encores : On this last day of the year, and of the 1980s, the View staff pays a return visit to some of the people who made news in 1989.

I think a lot of this has to do with the fact that people have not responded to Rubio the way that people thought or expected that they would. For all his, you know, claims to electability in a general election, voters do not view him as a dramatic change agent. And they clearly want dramatic change..