Post Tagged with: "Brown"

October 25, 2010 04:54

Don’t Call Me Madam

California is broke — flat broke. Two of the reasons for the state’s desperate financial crisis are seeking yet another chance to completely wreck the state’s economy.

September 2, 2010 07:55

California Governor: Whitman (R) 48%, Brown (D) 40%

The tie is broken for now, with Republican Meg Whitman, coming off last weekend’s state GOP Convention, moving out to her best showing yet in the race to be the next governor of California.

May 7, 2010 04:09

Election 2010: First hung parliament in UK for decades

Britain has its first hung parliament since 1974, with the Conservatives as the largest party.

February 23, 2010 05:20

Is Brown a union man? 41st Senator votes with Dems on ‘jobs’ bill which favors unions

For his part, Reid was clearly pleased. “I hope this is the beginning of a new day here in the Senate,” he said. “Whether this new day was created by the new senator from Massachusetts or some other reason I’m very, very happy.”
The legislation also would renew highway programs which are required to be union, through December and deposit $20 billion in the highway trust fund.
Business groups and economist Zandi of Moody’s Economy.com say companies are unlikely to hire workers just to receive a tax break. That means most of the tax benefits would go to companies that would have hired new workers anyway.