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2008-08-19 15:01:11

By Bill Moorcroft What a contrast! One candidate for the Colorado 4th Congressional District, U.S. Rep. Marilyn Musgrave, remains in Washington grandstanding on the floor of the near empty halls of Congress about the need to drill for oil in Alaska and offshore waters of other parts of the United States. Her actions raise questions: Why does she not realize that such drilling cannot possibly affect oil prices for 10 years or so and then, maybe, only lower gasoline prices by a few pennies?...

2006-06-28 22:15:32

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. House of Representatives voted on Wednesday to overturn a recently enacted law requiring safety trigger locks on all hand guns sold in the United States. The Republican-controlled House handed a victory to opponents of gun control by a vote of 230-191. Rep. Marilyn Musgrave, a Colorado Republican, argued that the added cost of the trigger locks is passed on to gun owners and that they "do not stop accidental shootings." Last fall, President George W....


Word of the Day
vermicular
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.
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