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iVote: GOV.UK and the Government Digital Service

Along with late nights buried in revision notes, one of the traits of student life I found was regularly moving from home to sweet home. Unfortunately, this trait can overhang a little while after the mortar board has been thrown. 486 more words

National Politics

What do Elections in Greece and Housebuilding in Wantage Have in Common?

Yesterday saw a historic victory for Syriza, the far-left anti-austerity party in the Greek general elections.  Though much expected, it is an exciting moment in European politics – there are claims it is the first significant electoral victory for the hard left in Europe in over 40 years.    684 more words

National Politics

RESET MASSACHUSETTS AND RACE - PART 2

                 By David F. Woods

I received many positive and supportive comments about my last post, “RESET Massachusetts and Race”, both in writing and verbally. In it I discussed my perception of racism in our nation today and I promised a follow up post in which I would try to make the connection to our Core Values. 558 more words

Massachusetts Politics

AZ Republic roughs up Jeff Flake in lover’s spat

Hollywood divorces are sensational news though they occur with enough regularity to render them humdrum. There’s always a peroxide blonde dumper or dumpee grabbing the headlines. 527 more words

News

Monday Musings: Rep. Moskowitz's tax exemption bill, Gwen Graham meets progressives, Means of Ascent, Alachua DEC and Marc Caputo joins Politico

Rep. Jared Moskowitz (D-Coral Springs) has filed a piece of legislation (HB 49) that would increase the amount of income that is exempt from corporate income tax. 805 more words

Florida Legislature