Sunday, March 9, 2014
Opponents of a minimum wage increase in the state warned that it would kill jobs. But that hasn’t happened.
The overwhelming win is purely symbolic, but reflects the Republican senator’s popularity among conservatives.
The Wikileaks founder tells a U.S. audience, via video feed, that NSA spying revelations have caused people to reassess government’s role.
The Republican senator and tea party favorite is seriously considering a run for the White House in 2016.
Susan Collins was a co-sponsor of the bill, while Angus King supported a competing but less-sweeping measure.
Senate blocks change to military sexual assault cases
Much like Arizona’s recently vetoed proposal, the bill is seen by some as a license to discriminate against gays – a view its proponents dismiss.
A Nebraska judge has ruled against the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, which would carry Canadian tar sands through the state.