An Opinion by Barbara Kasey Smith’s Corner of the World: I’m a firm believer people should never play a role in their lives but they should stand up and be a real person who speaks their mind and stands firm in their beliefs. If we go through life being a phony, we’re only fooling ourselves and […]
On June 13, 2014 Senator Diane Feinstein of California asked for permission to address the United States Senate regarding the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014. Senator Feinstein is Chairwoman of the Senate Select Intelligence Committee, therefore her comments are particularly important and relevant to any discussion on this important piece of legislation. The […]
WASHINGTON—The U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO) and the Federal Judiciary are launching a one-year pilot program providing free public access to court opinions through GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys). The joint project was approved by the Judicial Conference of the United States and GPO’s Congressional oversight committee, the Joint Committee on Printing. When fully implemented, […]
Good communication builds knowledge and commitment; people who are involved and kept in the picture feel part of things and are able do their jobs to the best of their ability. The opposite-secrets, being kept in the dark, receiving little communication-makes people left out, vulnerable and exposed, which fuels an `us and them’ atmosphere of […]
VIDEO, JALALABAD, AFGHANISTAN – In this video, several Afghans speak about the election, who they will vote for, an also provide advice to the candidates about how to improve their postering.
Just a few thoughts on my drive back home, including revealing my vote for McCain.