SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS)— A plan to split California into six separate states may have to wait until 2016 to go to voters with the deadline for the November ballot soon approaching. 332 more words
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A new book examines what happens to migration, business, and wealth when states adopt income taxes. It ain’t a pretty picture for the taxers.
FORTUNE — The widening gap in policies and prosperity among the states has been a source of increasing controversy. 1,804 more words
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid says supporters of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy are “domestic terrorists.”
The comments by the Senate’s top Democrat, made in Las Vegas on Thursday, seem to ratchet up the rhetoric in a dispute over grazing rights that the rancher’s supporters say is an example of government overreach. 169 more words
Lately, Sci Academy and other New Orleans public charter schools have been the center of some controversy over their disciplinary policies. As a recent alumnus, I can confidently say that my time as a student at Sci Academy was one of the most academically challenging and rewarding experiences I have ever had, and that, without Sci Academy, I never would have made it to college. 629 more words