$1.77 BILLION - This is how many American tax dollars Iberdrola has received under Section 1603 of the Recovery Act. President Obama claimed that the Act would help get Americans back to work. However, a 2013 congressional report (link below) compared the tax dollars that companies like Iberdrola received to the jobs created. The report concluded:
In October, I had surgery. I was home two days and my husband went to get my medication from the pharmacy. He brought some hamburgers home. I didn’t want to eat but I did eat it. Tom Fell asleep on the couch and when he woke up, he asked if I was OK. It looked like I may have had a stroke.
On the Other Hand — Words of wisdom from Charles Schulz
Written by Nancy Spencer
Saturday, April 12, 2014 8:00 PM
What parent hasn’t felt a little twinge of jealousy when their child names a famous person who has influenced their life choices? Be it LeBron James or some other sports star or perhaps a movie or music star. How scary are the last two? Right now, it’s easier to find famous people in rehab than it is on Rodeo Drive or in Hollywood. Few fit the mold as role model except for drug abuse, eating disorders and somewhat questionable behavior.
WASHINGTON — In selecting Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman as host of the “Late Show,” CBS has waged war on America’s heartland — or so proclaims that Palm Beach font of heartland mirth, Rush Limbaugh.
I would like to thank the two families who have agreed to be host families for our German exchange students this Fall. However, I am still trying to find host families for the remaining six students. The deadline for placing the students is April 28.