Wpisy oznaczone tagiem "Government" (23)  

spiryt.us
 
Znalezione na bit.ly/K964zq (kliknij w link, aby powiększyć ;) )
 

webspot
 
For the fiscal year 2009, some states got a larger slice of available government money than others. Here is a state-by-state breakdown of which states got the most government money per capita and which states received the least.

Link: www.billshrink.com/blog/government-spending/

#english
 

webspot
 
The Department of Commerce tells the FCC that US broadband isn't competitive enough, and it's not sure that freeing up more spectrum for wireless Internet will make things better. Like the Department of Justice, Commerce worries about who will buy that spectrum if it's put up for auction (hint: the incumbents).

Link: arstechnica.com/(…)commerce-department-wireless-alo…

#english
 

webspot
 
NEW YORK (Reuters) - GMAC Financial Services is close to getting about $3.5 billion in added aid from the U.S. government (your tax dollars), on top of the $12.5 billion already received since December 2008...

Link: www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE5BT06O20091230?rpc=64

#english
 

webspot
 
It's all about the tax deductions. When you think of it this way, the demands of  Sen. Ben Nelson (D-NE),  Rep. Bart Stupak (D-MI) and others who may think they need to burnish their anti-abortion credentials are ridiculous. If they genuinely want to outlaw abortions, they need to persuade the Supreme Court to do it.

Link: kiplinger.com/(…)lets-keep-the-abortion-fight-out-o…

#english
 

webspot
 
Audi's top U.S. executive warned that political leaders have 'fallen in love' with electric vehicles even though it could take two decades before they are in widespread use. De Nysschen favors using diesel technology and allowing the marketplace to pick the winners and losers.

Link: detnews.com/(…)Audi-exec--U.S.-government-has--fall…

#english
 

webspot
 
Immigration law gives a group of bureaucrats a lot of cultural clout: They decide which foreign artists qualify as "outstanding," or special enough to deserve a visa to enter the U.S.

Link: online.wsj.com/(…)SB126040747425984693.html…

#english
 

webspot
 
Dubai's government said it hasn't guaranteed the debt of Dubai World, the state-controlled holding company struggling with $59 billion in liabilities, and that creditors must help it restructure.

Link: www.bloomberg.com/(…)news…

#english
 

webspot
 
Each year, more than 400,000 babies are born in Texas. State law mandates that before newborns leave the hospital, his or her heel will be pricked and five drops of blood are collected.Two weeks later, their pediatrician collects another five drops of blood. The blood cards are submitted to the Texas Department of State Health Services as part...

Link: www.kxan.com/(…)government-taking-newborn-dna-sampl…

#english
 

webspot
 
The Department of the Treasury and the Federal Reserve Board on Friday announced the release of a joint final rule to extend the compliance date for their joint regulation implementing certain provisions of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act by six months to June 1, 2010.

Link: abcnews.go.com/Technology/wireStory?id=9190086

#english
 

webspot
 
"The opening of Iraq Channel on YouTube through this institution, the National Center for Information, will be one of the methods that we will adopt to connect with people globally and show the situation developing in Iraq," he said.

Link: www.tgdaily.com/(…)44817-iraqi-government-sets-up-y…

#english
 

webspot
 
The low interest rates the U.S. has been paying on its colossal debt won’t last forever as the government faces a payment shock down the road.

Link: www.nytimes.com/2009/11/23/business/23rates.html

#english
 

webspot
 
Concerned that it is becoming a destination for "suicide tourism," Switzerland wants to tighten its decades-old assisted-suicide law.

Link: www.time.com/(…)00.html…

#english
 

webspot
 
Why do politicians so easily get away with telling lies? In large part, because the news media are more interested in bonding with politicians than in exposing them. Americans are encouraged to believe that the media will serve as a check and a balance on the government. Instead, the press too often volunteer as unpaid pimps.

Link: www.fff.org/freedom/fd0908c.asp

#english
 

webspot
 
Federal agents have seized six computers, two cameras, two cell phones and hundreds of files from a Los Alamos, N.M., physicist who for two decades has criticized the government's nuclear agenda as misguided.

Link: articles.sun-sentinel.com/(…)0910200488_1_los-alamo…

#english
 

webspot
 
So every once and awhile, people come up to me and they ask:"So what did they censor in the Australian version of L4D2

Link:


#english
 

webspot
 
Professor David Nutt was asked to resign after his claims ecstasy and LSD were less dangerous than alcohol.

Link: www.guardian.co.uk/(…)drugs-adviser-david-nutt-sack…

#english
 

webspot
 
Spending other people's money rarely compels one to be as prudent as if they were spending their own. Typical politicians are no exception. Look at the ridiculous ways they have spent YOUR money.

Link: www.billshrink.com/blog/government-wastes/

#english
 

webspot
 
The government of the Maldives has held its first underwater cabinet meeting to attract international attention to the dangers of global warming.

Link: www.telegraph.co.uk/(…)Maldives-government-holds-un…

#english
 

webspot
 
A leading progressive economist and a Democratic Congresswoman examine who controls our political system.

Link: www.salon.com/(…)index.html…

#english
 

webspot
 
The chief justice of the California Supreme Court scathingly criticized the state's reliance on the referendum process.

Link: www.nytimes.com/(…)11calif.html…

#english
 

 

Kategorie blogów