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No-Show Legislating Comes to NJSep. 30 State Assembly, State Senate 2 commentsBy Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey BlogOnly in government and on union jobs does a no-show get paid. Now, the Assembly has codified the practice, allowing members to phone in their presence in order to obtain a quorum for the transaction of business.Caught by The Star-Ledger with their absentee hands in the cookie jar as being “present” when they were nowhere near Trenton, the Assembly unanimously passed a measure to legitimize the shady practice of being recorded as attending a session you didn’t.Irrespective of More >
Dumb as a box of Rocks ,I believe the Union called it “Cadillac healthcare plans “
Federal Employees Union Says Obamacare Could ‘Hurt’ Members
12:05 PM, Aug 15, 2014 • By MICHAEL WARREN
The National Treasury Employees Union is an independent union representing, according to its own figures, “some 150,000″ federal workers from many different agencies. The union claims to fight for the “dignity and respect” of its members, and it maintains a “legislative action center” to keep tabs on what Congress is up to.
With a Republican-controlled House of Representatives that was elected on a message More >
It’s official: You hate the media because we’re stupidBy Jon Friedman, MarketWatchOpinion: News companies exploit tragedies and treat celebrities like royaltyNEW YORK (MarketWatch) — The Gallup polling organization has reported that Americans’ confidence in the media remains frightfully low. If you’re in the news business, this development should shake you to your core.It boils down to this: What you’re selling, the public ain’t buying.In fact, its belief in television news, newspapers and news found on the Internet is currently at or tied with record lows in the polling organization’s More >
Senate Dems stage climate all-nighter want lawmakers to agree that climate change is a scientific fact.3
Washington DC dumb as a box of rocks
Legislating fact : Senate Dems stage climate all-nighter want lawmakers to agree that climate change is a scientific fact. By Laura Barron-Lopez
At least 28 Senate Democrats are pulling an all-nighter on Monday to wake up “stubborn” climate change deniers in Congress.
With substantial climate change legislation all but dead in Congress, the senators involved in Monday’s climate-fest just want to get to a point where lawmakers can agree that climate change is a scientific fact.
And having the Senate Democratic leadership on their side doesn’t hurt, More >
“Here I come to save the day!” Jimmy Carter offers to visit Venezuela
Didn’t this Idiot do enough Damage Already ?
Humberto Fontova | Mar 01, 2014
Last week Jimmy Carter fired off letters to Venezuela’s fraudulent President Nicolas Maduro and to Venezuela’s defrauded Presidential candidate Enrique Capriles expressing “grave concern” regarding the political turmoil and bloodshed convulsing their nation. From his pulpit at Emory University’s Carter Center, the former U.S. president calls for “dialogue” among the embattled Venezuelan parties and offers to visit the troubled nation–but not as a More >