Thursday Apr 17
Nevada Business Journal
First Smokin' Notes BBQ and Jazz Festival at Providence's Knickerbocker Park on Saturday, April 19
Smokin' Notes was created to provide a free family-friendly outdoor event, encompassing barbecue, a favorite American pastime; live music; and kid friendly activities.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Letters: Walker following Thompson's footsteps
McCallum was a good soldier for the Republican Party, but good soldiers sometimes get stuck holding the bag.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
House OKs Legislative Ethics Commission overhaul
An Eastern Kentucky lawmaker threw a woman's underwear on a crowded table this summer at a legislative conference, an action that resurfaced Monday after he blocked consideration of a resolution to honor three Legislative Research Commission staffers who filed sexual harassment complaints against a former representative, according to an attorney ... (more)
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Gingrich: Sebelius' term was a disaster
Editor's note: Newt Gingrich is a co-host of CNN's "Crossfire," which airs at 6:30 p.m. ET weekdays, and author of a new book, "Breakout: Pioneers of the Future, Prison Guards of the Past, and the Epic Battle That Will Decide America's Fate."
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Alison Grimes to keep $250 donation
Tuesday's ethics ruling in three sexual harassment complaints by Legislative Research Commission staffers - and the accused former lawmaker's $250 campaign donation to Alison Lundergan Grimes - have sparked a war of words on women's issues in the U.S. Senate race.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Tommy Thompson Park Pavilions by Montgomery Sisam Architects Inc. is among the finalists in the running for this year's Ontario Association of Architects People's Choice Award.
Finally, Modest Progress Toward Long-Term Care Financing Reform
For the first time in years, there is hope that the U.S. can create a new model to help families finance long-term supports and services.
News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDT
Workers at the General Motors plant in Kentucky that assembles Corvettes voted Tuesday to authorize a strike over lingering safety concerns, but a local union leader said he hopes the differences can be resolved without a walkout.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
National Conference of State Legislat...
In Wisconsin, Saying Goodbye, Eloquently
I arrived at Dane County Regional Airport in Madison, Wis., at 6:17 p.m. on April 1. By 7 p.m., I was in the Senate chamber listening to the last half of the final, of four, retirement speeches.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Supreme Court's ruling a victory for transparency
When the U.S. Supreme Court this week struck down limits on the aggregate number of legal campaign contributions an individual could give during an election cycle, the progressive theatrics began.
Ethics chair forwards complaint to DA
An ethics complaint discussed at Thursday's Wilson County Ethics Committee meeting will be sent to the district attorney's office following the vote Thursday evening.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Field of candidates set for election
The field of candidates for the August general election and primaries was set Thursday, and barring any dropouts, some hotly contested races will appear on the ballot.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Americans for Job Security
Americans for Job Security has been active since 1997. It describes itself as a "pro-business issue advocacy organization."