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Free speech rulings by the federal courts

Free speech rulings by the federal courts Selected decisions by U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeal In Swartzwelder v McNeilly, 01-1085, the U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, held that a public employer may not require that its employee obtain … Continue reading

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WASHINGTON POST: Five Myths About Millionaires. Including this one: "In a speech on Monday, Obama…

WASHINGTON POST: Five Myths About Millionaires. Including this one: "In a speech on Monday, Obama said raising taxes on millionaires isn't class warfare, but 'math.' His math may be off: According to the IRS, those with adjusted gross incomes of … Continue reading

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Mandelman's Reluctant Analysis of Obama's Speech – The American Jobs Act

President Obama gave a speech last night on how his administration plans to save the American economy from sinking even further into its already depressed state, and I didn't watch it. Actually, I'm under doctor's orders not to watch the … Continue reading

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Obama's Speech: It's an Urgent Time

President Obama has unveiled his $447 billion jobs proposal President Obama is now speaking. "It's an urgent time." Live blog follows: Having to watch Boehner behind him ruins it from the outset. Obama says something speechy and gets a standing … Continue reading

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Holdren: White House still supports NASA policy; another presidential speech coming?

Last's week meeting of the NASA Advisory Council at NASA Ames featured a presentation by John Holdren, director of the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). His talk, and the Q&A session afterward, covered general issues associated … Continue reading

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