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Republican Congressman 'refuses to be blackmailed' by GOP hardliners

In the House, two-thirds of Republican lawmakers have been elected since 2010. In the Senate, the average age has dropped by 17 years. That makes Oklahoma Republican Tom Cole—a 12-year House veteran who has operated at the top echelons of politics for decades—part of a shrinking class of experienced pros on Capitol Hill. 906 more words


Hastings Folk Fest 2015!

A grown up gig for Grown Ups at The Crown next Tuesday! Loads of great acts from 3pm. I’m on at 8.

Here’s two new songs, that I’ll be playing along with loads of others and a few Woody Guthrie, Gospel, Van Morrison songs. 24 more words


When The Moment Is Right: A Conservative Coup In The House?

JD Winteregg had a pretty funny campaign ad in his unsuccessful run against John Boehner in 2014.  You might remember the “Electile Dysfunction” video.

Winteregg did a lot better than many expected, but the power of incumbency, especially for the Speaker of the House was too much to overcome. 359 more words

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Science Policy Around the Web - March 1, 2015

By: Elisavet Serti, Ph.D

International Science Policy

Scientific review labels U.N development goals as vague, weak or meaningless.

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a major policy project being currently developed from the United Nations, “are fairly tales, dressed in the bureaucratese of intergovernmental narcissism” stated the editor of the… 876 more words


High School Sports Schedule: Feb. 13




Tri-County Conference

Salem at Woodstown, 5:30

Cape-Atlantic League

Millville at Mainland, 5:30

Atlantic Tech at Buena, 5:30

Absegami at Vineland, 6… 893 more words


Zoran Dukic with Tom Cole, WPFW 89.3 FM

Our January classical guitarist, Zoran Dukic (Croatia)
in the recording booth with Tom Cole,
from WPFW 89.3’s “G Strings” radio show.

John E. Marlow Guitar Series

"I Won Both Of Them": If Republicans Dish It Out, They Have To Be Prepared To Get It Back

The substance of a presidential address always matters more than the theatrics. That said, I imagine most observers would agree one specific moment from President Obama’s speech last night was one of the more memorable of any recent State of the Union address. 324 more words