Archive for April, 2013

Apr
25
2013

5 presidents unite at Bush Center dedication

Some may disagree whether George W. Bush was a "uniter, not a divider," as he liked to say, but he did get all five living presidents together for the dedication of his presidential library. At Thursday’s event in Dallas,... Read more
Apr
23
2013

History’s jury is still out on George W. Bush

On Thursday, President Obama and former presidents Jimmy Carter, George H.W. Bush and Bill Clinton are due to attend the grand opening of President George W. Bush’s presidential library and archive in Dallas, Texas. The opening of the library... Read more
Apr
20
2013

Obama quietly signs STOCK Act modification

President Obama quietly signed legislation Monday that rolled back a provision of the STOCK Act that required high-ranking federal employees to disclose their financial information online. via The Hill. Read more
Apr
18
2013

Bizarre email exchange between state senator and displeased constituent

When an unsolicited email arrives, most people hit delete and move on with their lives. Not Bart Cohn. The Wildwood, Mo., resident received a newsletter from Brian Nieves, a Republican member of the Missouri Senate with whom Cohn does... Read more
Apr
15
2013

Two explosions rock finish of Boston Marathon

Two explosions went off near the finish line of the Boston Marathon on Monday as runners completed the race and thousands of people cheered them on. The blasts were described by race organizers as two bombs, and witnesses told... Read more