Archive for 'Politics'
Libraries in Montgomery County received by bipartisan support on Snapshot Day last Wednesday. The American Library Association's Snapshot Day provides a way for libraries across the country to show the public what happens in a single day.
Proponents argue the financial transaction tax would serve to reign in the high-risk and speculative behavior on Wall Street that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis.
Despite national polls showing tea party support at record lows as a result of the government shutdown, Maryland’s largest tea party said it has drawn new members.
Scientists are scrambling to recover after the government shutdown forced their research to go dark and cut off federal funding for weeks. And the already beleaguered scientific community fears that another shutdown in January could be devastating.