Politics : Law & Legal & Attorney
I'm not the type to vote for a candidate solely on the number of endorsers they have or their popularity. However with the number of endorsers this 2008 Presidential Campaign has, these endorsers cannot be ignored. Are you the kind who'll be swayed by an endorsement? Find out as we face of
Grassroots Political Movements must remain non-bureaucratic, as they gain fluidity of motion in operating that way. If a group becomes too over laden with steering committees, organizing committees, etc. then they just cannot take advantage of opportunities, which invariably present themselves durin
The economy desperately needs to be fixed before we begin to look at what can be done with Government programs. We need to start understanding where we are fiscally. Having ideals is great, but to implement them regardless of looking at reality is not only ill-informed, but it is destructive to our
Three levels of government exist to make sure the United States runs as it should: federal government, state government and local government. Local governments are put in place to take care of any needs a city may have as well as act as a representative for the city when it comes to the state and fe
The five-pointed star can be found in many places, from the night sky in a child's drawing to representing ancient world religions. Likewise, what the five-pointed star symbolizes changes drastically with each culture's interpretation, and its significance has followed the course of human history fo
The value of the dollar changes constantly.One Dollar - variations of Crumpled dollar image by PaulPaladin from Fotolia.comThe value of a U.S. dollar can be measured in several ways. One is by measuring the number of goods that a dollar can purchase. When a dollar can buy less goods than...
The BasicsTelephone surveys are conducted by companies looking for feedback on a widely used product, service or business. They are usually conducted by cubicle callers who are making a wage that increases depending on the number of surveys successfully completed every hour or every...
As long as citizens allow their governments to abridge their inalienable right to freely associate they will get exactly what they deserve.On a recent episode of The Daily Show, Mike Huckabee defended his position on the definition of marriage by stating that marriage was not a right, but was a priv
While most people never think about the nature of politics between the United States and Canada, there has been a great amount of work and effort put in to maintaining peaceful relations between these two nations. One document that shows this is the Rush Bagot Agreement.
I suppose this is an ongoing question,"Why do people denounce Democracy?"In America this is often looked upon as a mortal sin, almost, and as President Bush would proclaim: the world at large should be under such an umbrella. Anybody's guess is good here though, but let me try to exp
We're Being Had Again. Any day now the U.S. Senate will unveil its comprehensive immigration bill. Senator Charles Schumer has recently given us a glimpse of what they will be proposing. First up will be legalization for the 11 or 12 million immigrants that have either overstayed their visas or
In 1936, the Democratic Party again gathered in Baltimore for their presidential political campaign convention. Vice President Martin Van Buren, the man who had masterminded Andrew Jackson's campaign, was the party's choice for president. Richard Mentor Johnson of Kentucky was Jackson&apos
There is a big debate out there as whether the States Attorneys Generals actually help consumers and investors from fraud. If a company makes an error in a disclosure document, form or filing, is it automatically fraud? Or simply a mistake in a sea of over regulation and impossible stipulations that
Keynesian economic theory would suggest that pushing stimulus into the economy will help spur GDP growth. Whereas, that is true to a point, it obviously hasn't worked this go-around. Of course, the Obama Administration, and others say that is only because the stimulus was too small.
As adult smoking rates continue to decline, debate is increasing about the best means of reaching teenagers, who are forming the tobacco industry's best defense against falling profit margins. Health advocates insist that only greater federal involvement can address what appears to be a faltering pu
Tax Evasion has been used to criminalize many, Nixon did use the IRS to attack political opponents and to discredit them. Well here is one politician who is attacking the LOCAL small businesses who supposedly are evading taxes?