As a result, the DNC race is a major focus of attention for Democratic loyalists. But the next committee chair will be decided not by a popular vote among registered Democrats, but by 447 members of the DNC voting at a Feb. 25 meeting in Atlanta. An intriguing question raised by the Senate committee’s response to the anti terrorism legislation is how the Liberals on the committee would have voted in a joint sitting. In the context of the review process created by the Senate’s system of standing committees, Marise Payne has some freedom to act other than as a member of the governing party; she and other Senate Liberals may sometimes perhaps prefer to use the proceedings and reports of committees, rather than the closed debates of the party room, as a means of placing pressure on cabinet to amend legislation. The Prime Minister and the Attorney General may not like their party colleagues using the system in this way, but there is little they can do to stop them..
I was constantly searching for the next step to keep myself afloat. I was diversifying my revenue streams to be able to survive. While everything I did wasn’t necessarily artistically satisfying, I was willing to compartmentalize for the greater good of the project..
The federal government also helps fund state and local STD programs through the CDC, but federal funds have not helped make up for some of the budget cuts on the local level, according to David Harvey, the executive director for the National Coalition of STD Directors. “We believe there’s a direct relationship between budget cuts and increases in STDs in the United States. There has been no federal increases for STD programs in this country since 2003,” he says..
But there are guys who hug their wives and children and think “I shouldn be here, Davis should have made it not me, it wasn his turn to be a gunner but I was tired so he took my shift and let me rest.” These guys deal with this shit all day, and their families will NEVER understand. Or at least that what we all think. The stuff some service members did to survive are things they will never share with their spouses.
Supreme Court takes on religious liberty exemptions for wedding services AP: “The Supreme Court is taking on a new clash between gay rights and religion in a case about a wedding cake for a same sex couple in Colorado. The justices said Monday they will consider whether a baker who objects to same sex marriage on religious grounds can refuse to make a wedding cake for a gay couple. The case asks the high court to balance the religious rights of the baker against the couple’s right to equal treatment under the law.