Tuesday Nov 26
Delamaide: Treasury nominee Raskin can spur action
Fed Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin, the nominee for the No. 2 slot at Treasury, will make a formidable ally for Jacob Lew in his push for tougher banking regulations.
The Baltimore Sun
Bipartisan effort toasts Bentley at 90th birthday
Former Maryland Rep. Helen Delich Bentley has been through many receiving lines in her decades as a journalist, legislator and consultant.
Top Judiciary panel aide to lead new team at Covington & Burling
Aaron Cooper, a top Senate Judiciary Committee aide who was instrumental in passage of a major patent reform bill, is joining the lobby firm Covington & Burling.
The Jersey Journal
Opinion: Tea party Republicans need to be stopped before they destroy ...
New Jersey recently lost one of our most important resources - Alan Rosenthal. Rosenthal, as he was affectionately known during his 40-year tenure at the Eagelton Institute of Politics at Rutgers University, passed away July 10. He was the acknowledged national guru on state legislatures.
The Daily Times
Somerset Teacher of the Year Haldeman honored at gala
Nearly 30 people, including those from Somerset County public schools, UMES, family and friends, traveled by car, van or school bus to support Somerset County's 2013 Teacher of the Year, Courtney Haldeman, at the annual gala held in Martin's West in Baltimore on Oct. 11. Haldeman and 23 of her contemporaries from the other school systems statewide ... (more)