In order to become a US citizen, immigrants must pass the Naturalization Test. American citizenship bestows the right to vote, improves the likelihood of family members living in other countries to come and live in the US, gives eligibility for federal jobs, and can be a way to demonstrate loyalty to the US. Applicants must get 6 answers out of 10 in an oral exam to pass the test. According […]
Russia warned the United States Senate on Monday not to rewrite the new arms control treaty being debated on Capitol Hill as American lawmakers clashed about the politics of ratification in the waning days of the Congressional session. Republican critics of the treaty, known as New Start, offered more amendments to the treaty’s language on verification and launcher limits. But any change to the treaty text would require both countries […]
Former Hewlett-Packard boss Carly Fiorina, who’s running against Barbara Boxer for one of California’s U.S. Senate seats, has been hospitalized for an infection. The infection is related to reconstructive surgery from her treatment for breast cancer. Fiorina, a republican, canceled appearances set for Riverside and Coachella, but her campaign’s chief of staff said it would likely be a short stay in the hospital. “Carly is upbeat and her doctors expect […]
BP tests new device to cap US oil leak AlJazeeraEnglish 15,828 videos Subscribe Edit Subscription July 13, 2010 BP is preparing to test the new containment device it has lowered on to the l… via YouTube – BP tests new device to cap US oil leak.
Arkansas Primary Results U.S. Senate – Dem Runoff June 09, 2010 – 02:48AM ET Arkansas – 2383 of 2388 Precincts Reporting – 99% Name Party Votes Vote % Lincoln , Blanche (i) Dem 133,897 52% Halter , Bill Dem 123,490 48% U.S. House – District 1 – Dem Runoff June 09, 2010 – 02:48AM ET Arkansas – 682 of 687 Precincts Reporting – 99% Name Party Votes Vote % Causey […]
The U.S. Census Bureau is under attack for misspending and operational issues that could mar the 2010 headcount, which begins next month. Investigators with the U.S. Department of Commerce inspector general’s office reported finding numerous instances of waste, including paychecks of $300 apiece that went to thousands of temporary hires who performed little or no work. (Click here to read the IG’s report to Congress.) The findings were first reported […]
By Albert N. Milliron, Editor Politisite.com How does a candidate raise 700 million dollars in a recession? What is the reason that the Obama campaign cannot verify information on donations below 200.00? Could it be that the campaign has disabled the credit card address verification feature as well as the 3 number code found the the reverse of the card? Both of these features are to prevent credit card fraud. […]