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SPIEGEL ONLINE - October 24, 2006, 03:49 PM URL: http://www.spiegel.de/international/0,1518,439766,00.html America's Middle Class Has Become Globalization's Loser By Gabor Steingart At the beginning of the 21st century, the United States is still a superpower. But it's a superpower facing competition from beyond its borders as well as internal difficulties. Its lower and middle...
Researchers, Candidates Have Little Confidence in Machines Designed to Make Elections Easier to Call By JAKE TAPPER, REBECCA ABRAHAMS and EDUARDO SUNOL Oct. 22, 2006 — - Cheryl Kagan, a former Maryland Democratic legislator, was shocked when she opened her mail Wednesday morning. Inside, she discovered three computer discs. With them...
Consolidation of media outlets would mean less local news for Floridians TALLAHASSEE—Local communities in Florida will be harmed if the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) relaxes or eliminates current limitations on media ownership, according to new research examining the impact of potential media mergers in Miami, Tallahassee, and Panama City. The...
NEWSWEEK poll shows Republicans in danger of losing a big chunk of their base. And a growing consensus for a bread-and-butter Democratic agenda.