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Berklee College of Music, Little Kids Rock and NYCDOE Partner for Amp Up NYC Initiative

Berklee College of Music and Little Kids Rock have partnered with the New York City Department of Education to expand the district's Modern Band music program to an additional 60,000 students in 600 city schools.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Berklee College of Music, Reggae, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Education Etc.

Yesterday | Baltimore Jewish Times

A Seder is not enough

The hungry, like the poor, have always been with us. At our Seders this week we declared, "Let all who are hungry come and eat."


Related Topix: US House of Representatives, US Politics, Henry Waxman, Democrat, US News

Mon Apr 14, 2014


Ohio Authorities Must Recognize Out-Of-State Gay Marriages, Judge Rules

Judge Timothy Black's ruling on Monday criticized the state's "ongoing arbitrary discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation."


Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Wedding, Michael Bloomberh, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Nita Lowey, Fred Karger

The Huffington Post

Federal Judge Set To Issue Key Ohio Gay Marriage Ruling

A federal judge is expected to issue what could be the most sweeping ruling yet for gay marriage in Ohio by ordering the state to recognize the marriages of gay couples who wed in states that allow same-sex marriage.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mike DeWine, Gay/Lesbian, Wedding, US Senate, Republican, Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals, Nita Lowey, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Sat Apr 12, 2014


Mike Huckabee Calls Out Obama's 'Christian Convictions' On Gay Marriage

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee went after President Barack Obama's views on gay marriage Friday, questioning the commander-in-chief's changes in his "Christian convictions."


Related Topix: Wedding, Gay/Lesbian, US Politics, Mike Huckabee, US News, Barack Obama, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Nita Lowey

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Hill

House Judiciary chief claims jurisdiction over NSA reform

The head of the House Judiciary Committee is asserting his panel's jurisdiction over any legislation to reform surveillance programs at the National Security Agency and elsewhere.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bob Goodlatte, Democrat

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Jewish News Weekly

Adding college perspective to national Jewish scene - cool

With all the hand wringing over Jewish institutions struggling to attract younger Jews, some younger Jews are attracting the country's leading Jewish institution.


Related Topix: Alpha Epsilon Pi, Student Society, Fraternities, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Apr 09, 2014


Lawmakers and Activists Stage 'Hunger Seder'

Congress members, White House delegates and representatives of Jewish social service agencies spoke out against hunger at the National Hunger Seder in Washington, D.C. Wednesday's seder, which was organized by the Jewish Council for Public Affairs and Mazon: A Jewish Response to Hunger, revolved around the traditional Passover seder message "Let ... (more)


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Passover, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Henry Waxman, Democrat

Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Atlantic

The Polarized Partisan Geography of Inequality

Few issues these days set Democrats apart from Republicans more than income inequality, and the Democratic leadership has made it a signature issue .


Related Topix: US News, Associated Press, US Politics, Democrat, Carolyn Maloney

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Live Blog: GM's Mary Barra Testifies on Capitol...

GM Chief Executive Mary Barra is set to tell lawmakers at a Capitol Hill hearing Tuesday that she is still working to get to the bottom of why the auto maker botched an ignition-switch recall that has now been linked to 13 deaths.


Related Topix: Diana DeGette, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Automakers, General Motors, Opinion

Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Hill

Contentious Congress to take up Obama's NSA reform proposal

President Obama has set the stage for a high-stakes legislative battle over his plan to end the government's collection of Americans' phone records.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Patrick Leahy, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, James Sensenbrenner, Dutch Ruppersberger, Mike Rogers

Comcast spends big, casts wide net in lobbying

Since 2002, a New York congressman has tried to eliminate what he calls an "unnecessary perk" for drug companies: tax write-offs for their ads bombarding television viewers about pills for allergies, arthritis, even erectile dysfunction.


Related Topix: Universal Studios, Cable & Satellite, Comcast, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Immigration Reform, Agriculture, Science

Fri Mar 28, 2014

Roll Call

Judiciary Committee Tries to Assert Jurisdiction on FISA Rewrite

Republicans and Democrats on the Judiciary Committee are trying to assert jurisdiction over legislation revamping the National Security Agency's surveillance programs - days after the bipartisan leadership of the Intelligence Committee outlined its own plan .


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Robert Scott, John Conyers, Dutch Ruppersberger, Republican, Mike Rogers

Thu Mar 27, 2014

EQ Magazine

Little Kids Rock and Berklee College of Music Announce - Amp Up NYC'

On Friday, March 21st, Berklee College of Music President Roger Brown and Little Kids Rock Founder David Wish will be joined by representatives from the NYCDOE as well as Congressman Jerrold Nadler , famed producer and musician Steve Jordan, Saturday Night Live keyboardist Tuffus Zimbabwe , and others at Lower Manhattan Community School to ... (more)


Related Topix: Berklee College of Music, Family, Kids, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Mar 26, 2014

National Journal

House Leaders Sideline Anti-NSA Lawmakers

Through a procedural trick, some of the most vocal critics of mass surveillance are not going to get to review a new reform bill.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Mike Rogers, Republican, Dutch Ruppersberger

The Washington Post

Mr. Aerosmith goes to Washington

As power becomes more diffuse in Washington, lobbying becomes harder. There are more people you need to see and more territory you have to cover.


Related Topix: Washington, DC, Aerosmith, Pop/Rock, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Chuck Grassley, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative George Holding


Hobby Lobby Case Could Deliver Women a Bitter Pill

Subhead: The government's right to require employers to cover women's birth control faces a High Court decision on the competing demand by a corporation to assert religious principles.


Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, US News, US Supreme Court, Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat