Politics : Law & Legal & Attorney
Well folks, it was bound to happen sooner or later. The argument concerning Barack Obama's eligibility to hold the highest political office in our country has final found a court to hear its case. The planned court arguments are scheduled for January 11th and the judge has set the trial for Jan
Presidential succession rules have changed over the years.whitehouse image by jedphoto from Fotolia.comIf the President is incapacitated, dies, resigns or for any reason is unable to hold his office, or is removed from office by means of impeachment or conviction, the United States...
The Order of the Eastern Star is the largest fraternal organization for men and women, spanning 46 states in the United States, eight Canadian provinces, the District of Columbia, Bolivia, Brazil and Puerto Rico. The General Grand Chapter is located in Washington, D.C., but there are individual chap
George Bush is ready to spend $7.5 billion dollars to protect the US from a disease that currently poses no danger and has so far killed no Americans, and only 62 people worldwide. Meanwhile, Bill Gates, much maligned by the media and internet geeks, is spending over $258 million in research toward
It is time for Texas to get a new governor. When a governor consistently works against the interest of most of his state's citizens for the ideological benefit of a vociferous few, it makes him incapable of leading anyone. Governor Perry has opted out of participating in the High Risk Pool that
Everyone in America has the right to proudly display the United States flag in their yard or home. However, this is not a piece of decor that should be taken lightly. Rules dictate how you should display the flag, from the time and place to the appropriate orientation. By adhering to these regulatio
Figurative speech includes any word or phrase not intended to be taken literally. Writers and speakers frequently use figures of speech to make prose more lively and memorable, to add emotional impact, or to paint a picture--so to speak--with their words. A reader can deduce the meaning of a figure
The political and media firestorm is truly intense right now over the illegal immigration issues. In fact the online Blogs, forums and media are literally a frenzy of activity. Unbelievable indeed. One lady writes into Lou Dobbs...
In the United States the power of government is divided among three specific entities: the Legislative Branch, which is tasked with making laws; the Executive Branch, which is tasked with enforcing laws; and the Judiciary Branch, with is responsible for adjudicating constitutional disputes. The Exec
It is for this reason that all the initiatives on Afghanistan coming from Russia and its allies will be rejected. Even if they receive a formal "approval" from the North Atlantic Alliance, it will still amount to a denial, because the establishment of normal life and culture of Afghans, el
In Scotland, the list of registered voters, known as the electoral roll or electoral register, is kept at local electoral registration offices. British citizens who wish to vote in elections must apply to go on the electoral roll. Some non-U.K. citizens who are residents of Scotland are also permit
So you think you know all there is about US presidents? Here's a number of startling facts you may not know... Implications!
We do a better job in this country of showing appreciation for our veterans than we ever have before but we can do more. Why doesn't the military take better care of discharged veterans who have given of their lives and souls to serve this country.
Registering to run for mayor in a small Georgia town isn't hard. It simply requires researching your local ordinance code to see if you meet the eligibility requirements, and winning your party's nomination if applicable. Winning an election, however, is tougher. You will benefit from a strong knowl