Anyone who dislikes the current stalemate in Washington should want party organizations to control campaign money rather than shadowy outside groups. Unlike the factional extremist groups within each party, members of Congress don’t have to worry about their own party organization attacking them for compromising on legislation. Indeed, a member can typically count on the consistent support of the party organization, even while they remain scared of being “primaried” by extremist groups that want to remake the party in the group’s image..
Take Raisin Bran sun logo. There are actually some older versions of the mascot that have the sunglasses. Some are calling that residue of a change, but it actually just evidence of why some people remember the sunglasses. So much rain fell over downtown Austin that the statue of Stevie Ray Vaughan along Lady Bird Lake looked like he was walking on water. It brought back memories of the Halloween floods last fall back then Stevie was standing in water waist deep. But these big rain events all have something in common: They really haven fallen where we need them most..
And I’m Steve Inskeep in Atlanta, Ga., which is one of the divided states. We’re visiting several states this fall, divided states as we call them in this election season. On this morning of the first presidential debate, we are listening to voters in many Georgia communities, including outside Macon, Ga., which is where we have found reporter Grant Blankenship of Georgia Public Broadcasting.
Reality Show RejectI’ve earned my title of Reality Show Reject. Maybe I should be a little kinder to myself and change it to ‘Reality Star Wannabe’, but that would sound a bit self centered, don’t you think? Whatever way you look at it, the experience was worth it all. No kidding.
Given that these risks exist even when the ozone layer absorbs about 98 percent of UV light, a future with an even thinner ozone layer is scary indeed. In the 1980s, this frightening prospect motivated the scientific community and policy makers of the world to address the issue of CFC production, which resulted in the 1987 Montreal Protocol. Policy makers from different industrialized countries signed this treaty as a pledge to reduce their CFC outputs.
So many kids today care so much more about the opinions of other kids than they do about their parents’. And that’s really harmful because the regard of your peers, if you’re an 8 year old or 14 year old, that can change overnight. So if you’re concerned first and foremost about what your peers think, you’re gonna be anxious.