Guest Editorial: What to do about assault weapons
The reason is that the assault weapons ban, signed into law by President Bill Clinton as part of a sweeping crime bill, was riddled with loopholes. The compromise legislation focused on the names of popular assault weapons of the day — the AR-15, the ...
Did NRA Convince Rick Scott to Pass on Charles McBurney for Circuit Judgeship?
Sunshine State News
He was previously a partner with Holland & Knight from 1998-2002. McBurney was one of 33 people to apply for two circuit judgeships in the Jacksonville-based 4th Judicial ... “McBurney's refusal to hear the bill, which had already passed in the Senate ...
Governor Signs Bills Stemming from Kalamazoo Shootings
Governor Rick Snyder (seated) signed new teacher evaluation standards into law, surrounded by representatives from the Michigan Education Association, the American Federation of Teachers, the Michigan Association of School Boards and StudentsFirst.
Divided Britons in shock after EU vote
How on earth can I explain this to French people, French friends?" he said. Bill Pairman, a self-employed translator, who has lived in Madrid for nearly 30 years, said he would consider taking on Spanish nationality as a result. "I doubt I'll be ...