Politics : Law & Legal & Attorney
Running for public office can be a daunting task. Along with raising money and campaigning, there is the need to woo potential voters and engage in policy debates. Those wishing to run for office in the state of Oregon also need to file their candidacy through the secretary of state's office. It is
An Irish flag features three equally sized blocks of color--from left to right, green, white and orange. The green represents the native people, mostly Catholics. The orange represents the people brought in from England by King William of Orange, most Protestants. White represents the peace between
Single-member district voting systems offer the opportunity for all areas in a city or state to be represented. Getting single-district voting on a ballot is difficult. Almost all successful single-member district ballot initiatives have the support of an active lobbying campaign. It requires signif
Illegal alien protesters and illegal immigration amnesty supporters claim that the boycott and the many protest marches are only the beginning of a movement, which is just starting.Today they promised television cameras and the world that they will not stop until they get what they want.
The United States has become a blend of folks from every place on Earth, and it's only natural to want to display symbols that remind us of a current or former home. That's why so many people are erecting flagpoles and flying the flags of their favorite nations. Do you have roots abroad, or have you
Scottish women wear a sash -- made from a tartan plaid -- across the upper body, diagonally from the right shoulder to the left hip. The sash is held in place with a pin on the right shoulder. The wife of the clan chief wears her sash from the left shoulder to the right hip, to designate her station
There has never been a woman President of the USA. Maybe that time has come. Could Hillary Clinton become that person? Support for her seems to be growing on a daily basis. Why not a woman in the White House?
The Democrats claim to have a mandate and even Nancy Pelosi claims to have a mandate? Sure she does from her own district where it is completely unbalanced like the rest of America where 90% of her voters are clearly left wingers. Sure the Democrats have a majority, but it is really slim 232 to 201i
This is a United State's Navy base in Cuba. It has served as a joint military prison and interrogation centre since 2002. The prison holds people the United States of America suspects to be Al Qaeda or Taliban operatives as well as other people who are no longer suspects but are waiting to be r
This article reviews the intent of a recently passed House Of Representatives legislation that is the first small step towards living in a free country again. The first component of the bill would stop the practice of using taxpayer money to fund portions of the Presidential conventions of the two m