John Boehner Very Quietly Made A Major Move On Immigration Reform Today

Brett Logiurato Business Insider 12/3/2013

House Speaker John Boehner announced on Tuesday the hire of Rebecca Tallent, a top immigration policy aide who will advise the Speaker on the topic. Tallent joins Boehner’s office from the Bipartisan Policy Center, where she was the director of immigration policy. Her hire — which was announced at the […]

Group Urges Research Into Aggressive Efforts to Fight Climate Change

Cornelia Dean The New York Times 10/4/2011

With political action on curbing greenhouse gases stalled, a bipartisan panel of scientists, former government officials and national security experts is recommending that the government begin researching a radical fix: directly manipulating the Earth’s climate to lower the temperature.

Members said they hoped that such extreme engineering techniques, […]