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2014-07-23 16:28:16

Association representing over 1,100 Special Districts announces opposition; LAO reaffirms "state and local government costs" of 46 up to "several hundred million dollars annually" SACRAMENTO, Calif., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the growing campaign to defeat November's most fiscally reckless measure - Proposition 46, which would sharply increase health care costs for consumers, taxpayers and local governments in California - announced that the measure is now opposed by one of...

2014-04-02 16:32:00

Retired college and pro football player makes an announcement as college athletes fight for justice at American colleges and universities LOS ANGELES, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- America's college football players are standing up for their rights, specifically the players at Northwestern University who have demanded - and won - the right to form a union. The driving force of this need to mobilize is the growing long-term physical disabilities that organized sports have had on...

Word of the Day
  • Scandinavian punch made of claret and aquavit with spices and raisins and orange peel and sugar.
This word comes from the Swedish 'glogg,' which is an alteration of 'glodgat,' mulled (wine).