STAFF BLOG CAPITOL CHATTER Congress to investigate rail safety
By Don Davis
The U.S. House and Senate plan separate hearings on railroad safety after a series of derailments produced a flood of safety concerns.
A Senate committee plans a Thursday hearing, while o... Posted on 2/11/14 at 10:48 AM
FARGO SCHOOL TALK Federal Education Laws and Local Schools
There are eight Federal Education Laws that have not been renewed for several years, yet the laws have influence on local decisions about delivering quality education for our students.
By Superintende... Posted on 1/31/14 at 9:00 AM
THE FLENSBURGER FILES 2013 Christmas Market Tour: Gera (Thuringia)
Situated along the White Elster in eastern Thuringia, one does not pay attention to the third largest city in the state known as Gera, for many reasons. Once dubbed as the industrial hub in the form... Posted on 12/13/13 at 2:12 AM
REPUBLIC INSIDER Is Kristi Noem taking the right approach to school lunch?
Kristi Noem is attempting to roll back some of the school lunch regulations that went into effect last year. She seems to generally support the effort to get kids to eat healthier, but she thinks the ... Posted on 12/4/13 at 12:03 PM
THE NEW FORTY The non-passage penalty - starting at $13,375,000 a day.
Well, our government is partially shutdown today because we have legislators that have not been able to come to a majority consensus. It does not imbue me with confidence that these folks are running ... Posted on 10/1/13 at 10:16 PM
President Barack Obama extended unemployment benefits for Smith and millions of other Americans when he signed tax-cut legislation Friday. It helps people who have been out of work more than 26 weeks but less than 99 weeks, though the benefits vary greatly from state to state.
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