One of the groups left behind is African Americans. Their unemployment rate, 8.8 percent, is more than double the rate for whites, 4.3 percent, and is actually closer to the 9 percent unemployment rates whites experienced in the depths of the recession. And for blacks, the rate actually went up last month..
“Rubio’s gun bill should be a public embarrassment as well as a personal embarrassment to him,” said Eleanor Holmes Norton, Washington’s nonvoting delegate in Congress. The strong feelings have intensified with the nation at a crossroads moment in the gun control debate after the Feb. 14 shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and a subsequent “March for Our Lives” gun control rally in Washington..
Of course, any BBC talent show raises the spectre of the dreaded Fame Academy, which flopped a decade ago. There were moments when The Voice was too po faced, with the judges pouring praise even on the acts they rejected. Pessimists might also point out that the first round (there are only four of these blind audition shows) is where its magic lies.
DOMENECH: So Ted Cruz had a weekend in which he really made up a significant degree of ground. He came out of the weekend with the most delegates of anybody. But you see a situation now where Marco Rubio really has a difficult road ahead. The Verified program is entirely different and gets a different color label. AW signed books still sell for much higher than Verified. Name of the game unfortunately..
The post is much more introspective than it is about OP’s sister. “How do I do this? How should I look at this?”I’m sorry if someone used your pain inappropriately. Fuck that person.I did not read OP’s post as that. Anne, Wells’s girlfriend, had proposed the trip weeks before. The New Hampshire winter had been crueler than usual. Snow poured down by the foot.
Silly. (My goodness: isn’t the question how well are the kids doing on those tests? and where they started from?) But we are an anxious society and we want rankings, no matter how lame they are. So Jay comes up with his test, which is provocative and sells newspapers.
Cheever, also an attorney, says she’s going to fight the citation and is awaiting an apology from the city. She has ignored the citation and orders that she desist. If anything, she’s accelerated her efforts, attracting dozens of supporters, and hitting the streets last Friday and Saturday to feed the homeless.
As he has on the campaign trail, Sanders also called Tuesday for the reinstatement of a modern Glass Steagall Act to separate commercial banking, investment banking and insurance services. Critics have argued that the law’s repeal in 1999 under President Bill Clinton contributed to the global credit crisis. Hillary Clinton has not embraced its reinstatement..