January 17, 2008 -
Discussions about youth involvement in government and politics frequently turn to the question: "Do they still teach civics these days?"
With early voting underway in many states in the South and Super Tuesday right around the corner, parents have an excellent opportunity for a real life civics lesson: Take your kids with you when you vote!
January 3, 2008 -
The following table summarizes the basic elements of a plan that would provide affordable, portable, universal health insurance to all Americans, and indicates whether the candidate's proposals include that element.
December 27, 2007 -
The controversial "Road to Nowhere" is officially not going to be built. An environmental impact study recommendation in October led the way for Congress to appropriate money for a $6 million "down payment" on a $52 million cash settlement with the citizens of Swain Co., who were promised a new road when construction of Fontana Dam flooded an existing road in 1943.