| Political Talk|| Poliboard has been boring lately - LSUGrrrl on 8/4/14 at 11:23 pm|
Like off-season on the rant, rehashing tired topics that will never happen or have no effect.
When does midterm talk begin. I miss my poli friends and crackpots.
| Political Talk|| Obama Hillary Debate Immigration 2008 - LSUGrrrl on 8/3/14 at 11:07 am|
An interesting watch
| Political Talk|| Federal Gov’t Sues Wisconsin Company, Says English Requirement is 'Discriminati - LSUGrrrl on 7/3/14 at 6:53 am|
[quote]According to a news release from the EEOC, Chicago Regional Attorney John C. Hendrickson said the Green Bay-based company’s English requirement is based on “superficial” reasoning.[/quote]
[quote]But Garcia said the ability to speak English is necessary for employees of Wisconsin Plastics,...
| Political Talk|| Obama Pays Tribute To D-Day Veterans - LSUGrrrl on 6/6/14 at 5:34 am|
Link to video and transcript [link=(http://www.cnn.com/2014/06/06/world/europe/obama-d-day-speech-transcript/index.html?hpt=hp_t1)]LINK[/link]
| Political Talk|| 'Reset the Net' campaign aims to thwart spying on NSA leaks anniversary - LSUGrrrl on 6/6/14 at 5:13 am|
Didn't see it posted
[quote]Exactly a year after Edward Snowden blew the whistle on government spying, a digital rights group said Thursday that it has identified steps that major tech companies and indi...
| Political Talk|| Al Quada Releases New Video - LSUGrrrl on 6/4/14 at 8:27 am|
| Political Talk|| Bergdahl Reference Thread ** Check here before starting new thread** - LSUGrrrl on 6/3/14 at 6:06 pm|
[b][u]LINKS & NEWS[/u][/b]
Retired U.S. Marine Corps General James Mattis on Bergdahl [link=(http://edition.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/1406/07/smer.01.html)]LINK[/link]
How did 6 die after Bowe Bergdahl's disappearance? [link=(http://www.cnn.com/2014/06/08/us/bergdahl-search-soldiers/index.html?hpt=...
| Political Talk|| Inside the Mind of Edward Snowden - NBC interview - LSUGrrrl on 5/28/14 at 7:57 pm|
Starts at 9:00. Anyone else plan to watch?...
| Political Talk|| Clay Aiken Opponent Crisco Died - LSUGrrrl on 5/12/14 at 6:08 pm|
[quote]Information is incomplete; however, early information indicates he suffered injuries from a fall around 1 p.m. at his home at 1263 Thayer Drive in Asheboro. He was reported dead at the scene when emergency workers arrived there. [/quote]
[quote]The race was considered too close to call, bu...
| Political Talk|| NATO Suspends Cooperation With Russia in Response to Cost of Gas Hikes - LSUGrrrl on 4/1/14 at 4:07 pm|
[quote]NATO announced a suspension of "all practical civilian and military cooperation" with Russia on Tuesday, condemning the country's "illegal" intervention in Ukrain...
| Political Talk|| Libertarian Politics in US - LSUGrrrl on 4/1/14 at 7:42 am|
Opinion piece about US 2 party system & Rand's run as a GOP candidate. ...
| Political Talk|| Internal Review Finds Christie Had No Involvement in GW Bridge Closing - LSUGrrrl on 3/27/14 at 10:43 am|
No link. Press conference on now. ...
| Political Talk|| Northwestern Football Players Can Unionize - LSUGrrrl on 3/26/14 at 2:26 pm|
[quote]Ohr ruled that Northwestern players can hold an election on whether they want to be represented by the College Athletes Players Association, which brought the case to the NLRB along with former Wildcats quarterback Kain Colter and the United Steelworkers Union.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Strange Revival Of Republican America - LSUGrrrl on 3/24/14 at 7:45 am|
I'm not familiar with this source but the column addresses a frequent topic on the PoliBoard.
[quote]In some cases, such as Texas, where the Hispanic minority is about to become a majority, the writing is on the wall for conservatives unless they drop their reflexive nativism. In others, such as...
| Political Talk|| If the rebulicans regain the senate, what would would you want to be their 1st o - LSUGrrrl on 3/18/14 at 9:25 pm|
Even if it will likely be vetoed.
What do you think they have a realistic chance of accomplishing?
Will the tea party gain strength and/or will the neocons lose ground?...
| Political Talk|| Malaysian Officials Announce That Plane Deviation is Liikely Deliberate - LSUGrrrl on 3/15/14 at 2:57 am|
[quote](CNN) -- A week after Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 vanished, investigators refocused on passengers and crew onboard after data indicated the plane deviated due to deliberate action, Prime Minister Najib Razak said Saturday.
"Malaysian authorities have refocused their investigation on crew an...
| Political Talk|| Rand Paul wins CPAC straw poll. - LSUGrrrl on 3/8/14 at 5:06 pm|
Wins 31% of vote. Cruz finishes distant 2nd with 11%
31 KY Senator Rand Paul
11 TX Senator Ted Cruz
9 Neurosurgeon Ben Carson
8 NJ Governor Chris Christie
7 Former PA Senator Rick Santorum
7 WI Governor Scott Walker
| Political Talk|| Lois Lerner to appear before committee 9:30 ET - LSUGrrrl on 3/5/14 at 8:25 am|
| Political Talk|| 3 Court Cases Challenge Education Unions in California - LSUGrrrl on 2/19/14 at 9:49 am|
Fox News article but short and informative:
[quote]They argue in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association that being required to pay dues violates their constitutional rights because part of the money goes to promote a political agenda they don’t necessarily support.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Judge orders brain-dead pregnant woman removed from ventilator - LSUGrrrl on 1/24/14 at 4:47 pm|