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Speaker DeLeo: Quid Pro Quo Claim ‘Inaccurate & Inflammatory’

BOSTON (CBS) – An angry House Speaker struck back at federal prosecutors who are suggesting he was part of the probation department scandal, where it is alleged jobs went to politically connected individuals, in return for favorable treatment at budget time. 560 more words


Vote of Confidence

There was something unsettling about the smiling image of Governor Neil Abercrombie, University of Hawaii Professional Assembly (UHPA) Executive Director J. N. Musto and recently appointed University of Hawaii (UH) President David Lassner at a press conference announcing an “unprecedented” 893 more words


Corruption Case Against Puckett and Kilgore Will Be Difficult

According to the Washington Post, federal investigators that are looking to build a corruption case again state senator Phillip P. Puckett or Del. Terry G. 127 more words


Reflections on Yesterday

Father’s Day always seems a little flat now that the kids have grown up and set out each in his or her own direction. They still contact me on the holiday, though. 1,195 more words

Give With a Pure Heart or Keep It to Yourself

Give With a Pure Heart or Keep It to Yourself
M.D. Wright

Some people learn this lesson early in life, some learn after being on both sides of it, some never learn: 286 more words


This is why I don't follow your blog

On her blog yesterday, Cordelia’s Mom asked, “Doesn’t blogging etiquette require that you follow every blogger that follows you?” And then she essentially apologized to those bloggers who follow her, but who she doesn’t follow in return, asking them not to hate her. 1,246 more words