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Third Parties Have No Chance In The US Political System
The last time the US saw a truly multi-party election was 1860 . There were six parties running presidential candidates and the electoral vote was split between four of them.
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Sat Mar 15, 2014
Throwing a Party
I think of him as just another one of those self-made right-wing technocrats, who used his fortune to finance an ultra-conservative agenda - a 19th century Ross Perot or the Koch Brothers.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
The best Bill Clinton jokes you never heard
President Bill Clinton wipes away tears of laughter at the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner in Washington D.C., on May 4, 1996.
Managed Cloud Services: Governance Grows Up
Ask 10 people what constitutes a successful long-term managed cloud service relationship and you will get 10 different answers.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
The Coastal Courier
Midway budget is not a piggy bank
Ross Perot once said, "The budget should be balanced, the treasury should be refilled, the public debt should be reduced and the arrogance of public officials should be controlled."
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Analysis: TX Public Ed. has Bloated Bureaucracy to $500 Million Annually
In 1989, before the push to impose statewide K-12 standards in Texas, there were 196,497 teachers supported by 180,728 non-teaching staff for a total of 377,225 people.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Ethiopia: "Ethiopia Has to Tell Its Success Story"
John Mroz, president and CEO of EastWest Institute Established in 1984 in the United States, EastWest Institute has been working on conflict prevention and resolution, policy issues related to cyber security, as well as food, water and energy security.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Wall Street Journal
At GM, Red Tape Still Rules
Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot once said that where he came from, if you see a snake, you kill it.
SandRidge Permian Trust- Ugly Updated PV-10 Priced In?
Price Target lowered to $12 per unit; upside possible if Forward Oil Price Curve breaks out and is sustained above $100 per barrel contrary to current market view.
Troiano announces run for Congress
Since Nick Troiano's days of civic ventures at Delaware Valley High School, Class of 2007, he has found his way in Washington, D.C., and beyond.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Creative Loafing Tampa
Well, isn't that special? Catching up with Dana Carvey before he hits Tampa Theatre March 7
Known primarily for his stint as Garth in Wayne's World, Ross Perot/George H. Bush impersonations and the recurring characters The Church Lady, Hans and Lyle the Effeminate Heterosexual, the perpetually baby-faced Carvey is nearing 60 but nowhere near slowing his roll. The Emmy-winning '80s-'90s SNL favorite is back on the stand-up circuit and ... (more)
Wed Mar 05, 2014
The Huffington Post
A Multiple Independent Discovery
Scientists call it a "multiple independent discovery ." That's when simultaneous breakthroughs are made by researchers and practitioners working independently of one another.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
HRAA Appoints Tim Lankes as New CEO
Health Revenue Assurance Holdings Inc. leading provider of revenue integrity solutions for healthcare organizations, announced today the selection of Tim Lankes as the new Chief Executive Officer .
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Texas H-E-B grocery family on the new list of Forbes Billionaires with Ray Hunt and Robert Rowling
The family is listed as No. 121 with a net worth valued at $10.1 billion. San Antonio-based H-E-B also runs the Dallas-based Central Market specialty grocery chain.
Perform Group (PER) Scheduled to Post Earnings on Tuesday
Perform Group is scheduled to be announcing its earnings results on Tuesday, March 4th.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Importance of Being John Connally
Texas has a long history of producing powerful politicians who have fixed their eye on the White House.
Sandridge Permian Trust - 10-K - Trustee's Discussion and Analysis of ...
The following discussion and analysis is intended to help the reader understand the Trust's business, financial condition, results of operations, liquidity and capital resources.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Land Investors Brace for Slowdown
Texas developer H. Ross Perot Jr. and a few other big land investors are taking some chips off the table, betting that the swift increase in prices on residential land in recent years will abate in 2014.
Nader wants Oprah in 2016
Former third-party presidential candidate Ralph Nader is urging the super rich like Oprah Winfrey and Bill Gates to run for president in 2016.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Perot Museum summer camp signup frustrates parents
Getting young people interested in science is a goal of the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, which opened in downtown Dallas in December, 2012.