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4 hrs ago | Knoxville News Sentinel

Obama nominates 2 Tennesseans to TVA board WASHINGTON a " President...

Virginia Lodge, who served as commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Human Services from 2003 to 2011, and Ronald Walter, the president and general manager of Memphis television station WREG, were given the nod Thursday to serve on the utility's nine-member board.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN, US Governors, Phil Bredesen, US Politics, US News, Sports

8 hrs ago | BBC News

At presser, Obama's suit does the talking

On Thursday afternoon Barack Obama delivered some stern words toward the Islamic State and Russia.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

9 hrs ago | ABA Journal

Boies and Olson reveal the backstory of the case against California's Proposition 8

Before their successful partnership on Hollingsworth v. Perry , the federal case which overturned California's anti-same-sex-marriage law, the most prominent case Ted Olson and David Boies had been involved in together was Bush v.


Related Topix: California, California Government, George Bush, US Politics, US News, US Supreme Court, Gay/Lesbian

14 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

'Daily Show': Jon Stewart's 5 Best Political Interviews

Oct. 18, 2012 Stewart opened the interview by skewering Obama for his woeful debate performance against Republican Mitt Romney two weeks earlier and went on to grill him about the campaign's increasingly negative tone.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Mitt Romney, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, Hillary Clinton

18 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

AECOM Blog: Nine Things a Director of Sustainable Development Vows to Change

SOURCE: AECOM DESCRIPTION:Ben Smith, AECOM's associate director and sustainability team leader for the company's planning, design and economics operations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, is committed to change during the next 12 months.


Related Topix: Australia, World News, US Politics, US News, Non-Profit

Yesterday | Hispanic Business

Perry's Lawyers Try to Close Abuse Case

Aug. 26--Gov. Rick Per ry's legal team wants a judge to throw out the case against the indicted governor, arguing that parts of the law pertain ing to charges are vague and overbroad and that free speech should protect Perry from abuse of power allegations.


Related Topix: Travis County, TX, US Politics, US News, Rick Perry, US Governors

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Dallas Blog

Al Gore to Host 24-Hours 'Global Warming Preach-a-thon'

Just when you thought former Vice President Al Gore wasn't blowing enough hot air on the subject of Climate Change.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News


Generation X: Once Xtreme, Now Exhausted

Neil Howe is a historian, economist, and demographer, and the recognized leading authority on generational trends.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Newt Gingrich, US Military, US Marine Corps


Obama Pursues Exec Action on Climate with UN

There are two main reasons why President Obama stands a polar bear's chance in hell of imposing a binding carbon emissions reduction treaty on the US in the name of combating catastrophic, unprecedented man-made global warming.


Related Topix: Environment, Science, Activism, US News, US Politics

The Daily Caller

Kittens: The New Mascot Of Global Warming

Environmentalists with the Sierra Club have brought kittens into the climate debate.


Related Topix: Activism, Global Warming, Environment, Science, Weather, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Debra Saunders - Can oil interests, sanctimony mix?

When Al-Jazeera bought Current TV for $500 million in January 2013, former Vice President Al Gore, who co-founded Current, praised the deal.


Related Topix: The Future, Books, US Politics, US News, Activism, Jennifer Granholm, US Governors, Michigan, Michigan Government, Opinion

Tue Aug 26, 2014


Crossbench battle over renewable energy

CROSSBENCH senators are at odds over the future of the renewable energy target, ahead of the government releasing a report on the climate policy.


Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy, US Politics, US News

Washington Post

Rick Perry has assembled an all-star legal team

In case you haven't heard, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is facing felony charges alleging he abused his powers and tried to coerce an elected official to resign.


Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, US News, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

Washington Examiner

Al Gore asking Democrats for money because of climate change

The former vice president was the nominal "sender" of a blast email Tuesday touting President Obama 's push to address climate change, largely through a proposal to limit carbon emissions from power plants.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News

USA Today

Watch: Pols recall their best and worst election nightsWatch: Pols...

Ask newsmakers to describe their best and worst election nights, and the memories don't always line up predictably with victories and defeats.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, George Bush, 2012 Presidential Election, USA Today, Publishing, Media, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan


Chad Selweski continues his efforts to not understand what constitutes an actual big deal

Barring some miracle Hail Mary by Fried Chicken Frank, this is going to be the worst example of political journalism you'll read at any Michigan media outlet all week.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News

Creative Loafing Tampa

Mitch Perry Report 8.26.14 - Florida closed primary system to indie voters - suck on it

Ten days ago I voted early in downtown Tampa. But as I made my way to the elevator in the County Center, I realized my ballot didn't contain a couple of local races that I've been paying particular attention to, such as Attorney General and the HD 61 race that has become quite intense.


Related Topix: Florida, Tampa, FL, Charlie Crist, US Governors, US News, US Politics, John McCain

Battle Creek Enquirer

Gene Lyons: Painting Hillary 2016 in 2014

I once knew a curmudgeonly physician whose wife practiced family therapy. In her off hours, she often counseled a small army of girlfriends through romantic entanglements.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Opinion

Mon Aug 25, 2014


71 days to midterms - Clinton Library to spill new secrets -...

See the front pages, thanks to the Newseum. http://bit.ly/1BUi0Pg EXCLUSIVE Release out later today: "[L]ead attorney Tony Buzbee announced the addition of Mark Fabiani to Governor Rick Perry's legal team.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Rick Perry, US Governors, Bill Clinton, History in the News

Washington Times

EDITORIAL: Climate change cools off

Al Gore goofed. Instead of talking up "climate extremes," he should have spoken about the dangers of an increasingly mild climate.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Global Warming, Life, Food, Breakfast, Opinion