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Why this government shutdown represents a ‘historic first’

September 18, 2019 at 1:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton | : Thumbtack

JUDY WOODRUFF: From President Trump today, a new warning. He says the partial government shutdown will last as long as it takes to get funding for a southern border wall. Congressional correspondent Lisa Desjardins begins our coverage. LISA DESJARDINS: Public trash cans spilling onto national parks, as the government shutdown spills into its 12th day.

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“Why this government shutdown represents a ‘historic first’”

2nd election plus corruption charges place Netanyahu in jeopardy

at 11:27 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton | : Thumbtack

JUDY WOODRUFF: It is Election Day in Israel all over again. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pushed the unprecedented do-over after falling one Parliament seat short of forming a government last April. Special correspondent Ryan Chilcote is there for us, and has the story. RYAN CHILCOTE: Election Day was deja vu, all over again, less than

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“2nd election plus corruption charges place Netanyahu in jeopardy”

Political Science College Student Goes to Washington Model OAS

at 11:26 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton | : Thumbtack

[Music of “National Emblem March”] Student: The decision making on penalties for example is going to be state driven. [Music] CJ: And that’s been the highest that it’s even been since 2011. So the whole idea is still giving states their own opportunity to act. So the penalties are completely based on what the state’s

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“Political Science College Student Goes to Washington Model OAS”

Political Science Trailblazer & Activist Christine Sierra

at 11:26 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton | : Thumbtack

>>CHRISTINE SIERRA BLAZED MANY TRAILS IN HER LIFE. SHE WAS AMONG THE FIRST MEXICAN AMERICAN WOMEN TO GET A DOCTORATE IN POLITICAL SCIENCE AND HELPED BUILD THE FIELD OF LATINA, LATINO POLITICAL STUDIES. SHE JOINED THE UNIVERSITY OF NEW MEXICO IN 1986, AND HER PUBLICATIONS HAVE FOCUSED ON ACTIVISM IN THE NEW MEXICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY

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“Political Science Trailblazer & Activist Christine Sierra”

Diplomatic Scandal between Italy and Ukraine on account of events in Odessa on May 2nd | Eng. Subs

at 11:26 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton | : Thumbtack

Small Italian town Ceriano Laghetto got into the middle of huge diplomatic scandal. Local authorities have decided to name one of their squares after the memory of victims of Odessa of 1941 and 2014. This initiative made furious Ukrainian Ambassador in Italy. He announced that he’ll discuss this issue with country authorities. The diplomat didn’t

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“Diplomatic Scandal between Italy and Ukraine on account of events in Odessa on May 2nd | Eng. Subs”