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No Limit Records: A VitterPAC Update with $1.79m in the Bank

For those of you following the most important story in Louisiana politics (cause nothing beats a Governor’s race), David Vitter’s campaign non-campaign SuperPAC packed away $1.79m for Vitter’s 2015 race. 310 more words

We need a better class of climate "skeptic"!

When I started this blog, it was mainly to address the – mostly – scientific nonsense presented on Anthony Watts’ blog, Watts Up With That (WUWT). 881 more words

Climate Change

Throwback Thursday -- Kennedy's Nuclear Visit

Before John F. Kennedy became president, he was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. During his time on Capitol Hill, he visited the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee. 44 more words

General

Tarnmoor’s ABCs: Kennedy

I was so very impressed by Czeslaw Milosz’s book Milosz’s ABC’s. There, in the form of a brief and alphabetically-ordered personal encyclopedia, was the story of the life of a Nobel Prize winning poet, of the people, places, and things that meant the most to him. 522 more words

History

50 Years of Civil Rights History

An act to enforce the constitutional right to vote, to confer jurisdiction upon the district courts of the United States of America to provide injunctive relief against discrimination in public accommodations, to authorize the Attorney General to institute suits to protect constitutional rights in public facilities and public education, to extend the Commission on Civil Rights, to prevent discrimination in federally assisted programs, to establish a Commission on Equal Employment Opportunity, and for other purposes.

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Daytripping at Rideau Hall

By Peter Johansen

I want to kick-start my Canada Day celebrations before Tuesday.  Any suggestions?

Nothing could be more Canadian than visiting Rideau Hall, the home and office of every Governor General since Confederation.  739 more words

Local News

Jindal's Right About The Hostile Takeover - Wrong About The Target

According to the political press, Bobby Jindal launched another one of his embarrassing broadsides against the awful “DC establishment,” calling for a “hostile takeover” of DC by enraged teahaddists. 559 more words