By Michael Mattson | Watchdog Wire – Montana
On November 5, Billings voters will decide the fate of School District 2′s expansion plan. That decision comes down to whether residents are willing to foot the bill for a $122 million levy.
The levy includes tens of millions for deferred maintenance throughout the school district. District 2 currently logs [...]
Part 48 of 51 in the series Shutdown 2013
By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter
MADISON — Don’t call Dick Durbin, he’ll call you.
At least the U.S. senator’s staff will — when the federal government fully reopens.
“You have reached the Washington office of Sen. Dick Durbin. We are currently operating under a partial federal government shutdown,” the Illinois Democrat’s [...]
By Dustin Hurst | Watchdog.org
At this point, the White House might just be trolling conservatives.
With Obamacare set to launch in less than three months and Republicans in Congress furiously searching for ways to stop the law, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced Thursday that three Planned Parenthood affiliates across the nation will [...]
By Deena Winter | Nebraska Watchdog
LINCOLN – Bold Nebraska is organizing opposition to a planned transmission line by the state’s largest electric utility in north central Nebraska out of suspicion it’s meant to serve the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline.
They appear to be looking for a bogeyman in the wrong place.
Because in the meantime, the [...]