“UASI funding should be directed to those urban areas at greatest risk, not spread far and wide to satisfy each mayor, governor or congressman’s inherent desire to have the maximum amount of homeland security funding,” said Daniel Kaniewski, deputy director of the Homeland Security Policy Institute at George Washington University and a former official in President George W. Bush’s White House. “The budget reality in Washington requires that scarce federal resources be allocated according to risk profiles, not wish lists.”.
What do you think True or false, does the stripe make one look heavier? This statement has been around so long it is becoming an old wives tale. Believe it or not, stripes can do just the opposite. A well chosen striped fashion can be actually correct some of the figure problems that plague most women.
In South America, meanwhile, the state wide marijuana decisions are reverberating politically. Already, Uruguay has proposed a measure to legalize the sale of marijuana while Colombia has decriminalized personal consumption of both cannabis and cocaine. State wide marijuana initiatives make Obama look like a laughing stock.
A publication note: This is the last edition of the Political Browser as a standalone daily feature. Thanks to everyone who has read this page since it first launched 15 months ago, and a special thanks to producer John Amick, whose heroic early morning efforts and discerning eye for news have (we hope) made this feature worth reading each weekday morning. This column The Rundown will return in January in its regular slot on the “44” blog.
Although Graceland became famous around the world, it was an endeavor that came under heavy criticism at the time of its release, both in South Africa and internationally. Recorded in 1985 and released the following year, Graceland was put together amidst the UN approved boycotts of the apartheid state, a position which had also been endorsed by Artists United Against Apartheid, an influential group founded by guitarist Steven van Zandt and whose ranks included the likes of Bob Dylan, Peter Gabriel, Bruce Springsteen and George Clinton. (Its members recorded the anti apartheid song “Sun City.”) The recording project was also not sanctioned by the African National Congress (ANC)..
Setti Warren (Globe file photo)Setti Warren, an aide to Senator John F. Kerry, has indicated he plans to enter the race. Warren is on active duty in the Navy on a yearlong tour in Iraq. Make it a lifestyle. Thanks for everyone support. I documented most of my eating and training on snapchat and I had so many people follow this mini journey Josef you are just amazing at what you do.