Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution | Georgia |
September 7, 2012
Georgia Labor Commissioner Mark Butler is defying Washington by refusing to restart jobless benefits to seasonally unemployed teachers and bus drivers, setting up a showdown between state and federal officials.
Source: New York Times | California |
September 5, 2012
The landmark California Environmental Quality law passed in 1970 has also been increasingly abused, opening the door to lawsuits that, regardless of their merit, can delay even green development projects for years or sometimes kill them completely.
Everything we know about the automobile is under scrutiny, and so is everything we know about the parking lot. Should they be made of concrete or grass? Is their greatest purpose to generate revenue, store cars or act as a public space for people?
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