HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » TexasTowelie » Journal
Page: « Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 25 Next »


Profile Information

Gender: Male
Hometown: South Texas. most of my life I lived in Austin and Dallas
Home country: United States
Current location: Bryan, Texas
Member since: Sun Aug 14, 2011, 03:57 AM
Number of posts: 85,897

About Me

Middle-aged white guy who believes in justice and equality for all. Math and computer analyst with additional 21st century jack-of-all-trades skills. I'm a stud, not a dud!

Journal Archives

Hawaii News - 4/26/2016

Waimanalo man indicted in alleged $638K concerts, rodeo scam

Victims’ rights bill dies in Capitol

Lawmakers boost preschool funding, postpone decisions

Hawaii Supreme Court Dismisses Challenge To Ted Cruz Eligibility

Hawaii lawmakers mull bill to clarify medical cannabis rules

Alaska News - 4/26/2016

Alcohol bill OK'd with provisions for pot biz

Legislation at a standstill as Alaska lawmakers settle in for long haul

Laid-off oil workers say Alaskans' jobs should be protected over Outsiders'

Decline of Alaska revenue sharing leaves communities vulnerable

Siberian erosion, river runoff speed up Arctic Ocean acidification

University of Alaska faces $50 million budget cut

Northern Mariana Islands Gov. Torres wants to "clean house" after arrest of subordinate

The time has come to “clean house,” Gov. Ralph DLG Torres said on his first day back in office yesterday after trips to Hawaii and American Samoa.

During his absence, Homeland Security and Emergency Management special assistant and former Department of Public Safety commissioner James Deleon Guerrero was arrested and charged for alleged sexual abuse of a minor. Acting governor Victor Hocog immediately placed Deleon Guerrero on preventive suspension without pay.

Torres told reporters repeatedly yesterday that his administration would “move forward,” when asked about the allegations against the former police chief, who has allegedly confessed, along with another DPS officer, to the FBI of having sex with a 15-year-old girl on the bed of a police pickup truck.

Torres said Deleon Guerrero has sent in his resignation letter.

“Of course, I am going to accept it,” Torres said, when asked. “This administration will not tolerate any such actions. Again, they are innocent until proven guilty but we need to move forward knowing that we want to clean this administration.

Read more: http://www.saipantribune.com/index.php/torres-wants-clean-house/

Colorado News - 4/26/2016

Bill to restore Colorado presidential primary is before lawmakers

New caps on Denver pot shops, grow houses pass on close council vote

Pueblo County approves $460M stormwater deal with Colorado Springs, clearing way for SDS operations to begin

Vaccine database proposal fails in Colorado legislature

Colorado wage complaints surge amid claims of payroll fraud, abuse of workers

Utah News - 4/26/2016

Salt Lake Tribune, Deseret News lawyers huddle with grass-roots group about Huntsman’s purchase bid

GOP's hard feelings over SB54 play part in forcing Herbert into primary with Johnson

Arizona educator chosen next superintendent of Salt Lake City School District

Nevada News - 4/26/2016

Mark Davis to pledge Raiders move to Las Vegas if domed stadium is built

Henderson judge’s death ruled accidental

Boyd acquires Cannery properties for $230M

Nevada ranks below national average in emergency preparedness, health security

Legislators plan bills to overhaul Nevada higher ed system following email revelations

$1.2B downtown Reno redevelopment project to be unveiled this week

Arizona News - Judge: AZ presidential preference vote can be challenged

font color=330099]Exclusive commentary is included with each link.[/font]

High court upholds Arizona's legislative redistricting plan

Glendale officer's deadly crash costs city $3.8 million

Phoenix area has 5 of the nation's most dangerous railroad crossings

Why Affordable Care Act could become key issue in Arizona's Senate race

Leaders strike Arizona budget deal, but battle over K-12 funding looms

Judge: AZ presidential preference vote can be challenged

Banner Health raises $40 million for Alzheimer’s research

California News - 4/25/2016

How California's U.S. Senate ballot could cause problems for the June 7 primary

Tens of thousands rally in Los Angeles to commemorate Armenian genocide

Lawmakers pump the breaks after Gov. Jerry Brown goes full throttle on pet projects

California Inc.: Do state lawmakers deserve a raise?

Irvine quietly cracks down on short-term rentals

California jurors misusing the internet could face fines

Before $4.3 million went missing, audit faulted Placentia on its internal controls

Sacramento RT draws red line against loiterers, fare cheats

Lawsuit accuses regulators of loosening Sacramento Delta

California state workers, want extra money? Cash out some leave

Florida News - Florida Man's Bubble Burst!

Retired general's new mission is restoring trust in Wounded Warrior

Jacksonville police lieutenant suspended 10 days by Sheriff's Office for social media posts with racial slant

Gov. Rick Scott signs health care bills sponsored by local legislators into law

Mayport could be new home to Navy's drones, 400 more sailors

Florida’s prison system is a mess

Florida, Alabama senators renew river battle with Georgia

Florida's tax agency drawing fire from gun supporters

2 Florida candidates for US Senate will meet in open debate

Bubble burst: Florida man using "hydropod" at sea rescued

South Carolina News - 4/25/2016

SC Senate proposes 4 percent pay raise for state employees

Greenville County sets plan to share recreation funding

Spartanburg sheriff calls NAACP 'racist group'
Go to Page: « Prev 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 ... 25 Next »