Jim Prentice, the leader of Alberta’s Progressive Conservative Party (and would-be Premier), has proposed limiting the time provincial politicians can serve in office. Members of the legislature would be limited to three terms; the premier to (an additional?) three. 1,190 more words
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — While declining to make an endorsement for New York state governor in the Democratic primary in The New York Times has endorsed Tim Wu for lieutenant governor over Gov. 583 more words
My 100th post! Enjoy!
In 1586 Sir Humphrey Gilbert landed in St. John’s harbour and claimed Newfoundland as a colony of England, despite having no permanent English population. 797 more words
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — As Marylanders make plans for the last holiday of the summer, the candidates for governor are calling attention to their campaigns. 357 more words
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — Missouri’s lieutenant governor wants lawmakers to look into events related to the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer. 119 more words