New Jersey Gets Downgraded
Black Eye for Chris Christie? Click Here for Story
More Reporting on U of M Salaries
Facts from the salary report Click Here for Details
Chamber in the Middle?
Dems point to Brighton Chamber in abortion debate Click Here for Story
State Board of Ed Member Interjects Herself Into Negotiations Between Union, Charter School Operator
A State Board of Education member is using her influence and getting involved in a local dispute between a union and charter public school operator. Not only do board guidelines suggest this is outside the scope of the board’s job, but the member, Michelle Fecteau, is an officer in a union connected with the group negotiating with the school. … more
A few years ago, the school district in Highland Park got nearly $20,000 per student, the highest in the state and 70 percent more than the average Michigan district. Yet the schools were filthy, walls and ceilings were collapsing and rodents were running through the building. The district was overspending, which led to a massive deficit, an emergency manager, and eventual switch to a charter public school system. Today, students and parents are proud of their schools and test scores have improved. … more
Realities of a Post Nuclear Senate
Nominees can now ignore Senators in the minority Click Here for Details
Judge Not Happy with Obama Admin
Judge orders disclosure of document hidden by Obama Admin Click Here for Story
Ryan Won’t Run?
Congressman allegedly not running for President in 2016 Click Here for Details
Democrats Care More for Illegals than US Veterans
Cut cost of living increase for vets instead of closing loopholes for illegal aliens Click Here for Story
Saudis to Go It Alone?
Will independently back Syrian Rebels Click Here for Details
The Ad Dems Should Fear
This ad may really hurt Dems in 2014 election Click Here for Story and Video
China Hacked Election Commission?
FEC site attacked by Chinese Hackers Click Here for Story
We Spent How Much?
Guess how much we spent on paying full salaries for furloughed NON-ESSENTIAL federal workers Click Here for Details and other wastes.
Ground Beef prices hits all time high Click Here for Story
NSA Spying Cost Boeing a Contract?
Brazil awards fighter plane contract to Swedens’ SAAB instead of US’s BOeing over the NSA debacle Click Here for Story
Ouch! German Chancellor Goes Off on NSA Spying
Angela Merkel doesn’t hold off on criticizing US spying Click Here for Details
And Will Obama Order NSA to Backdown?
Committee makes recommendation Click Here for Story