These stunts may get you sent to detention, but if that s the price you pay for greatness, so. The accomplishment that even his skeptics give Christie significant credit for was his shepherding and signing of a bill that required public employees to pay more for their pensions and health coverage. Xcel Energy wants to limit its energy efficiency and solar rewards programs in Boulder as the city moves closer to starting its own municipal electric utility unless the city agrees to pay.
A fascinating and important piece in the Wall. Street, journal this morning makes the case that our modern habit of keeping kids out of work during years and years of academic study may actually stunt the development of important parts of their brain: the parts that have to do with practicality and making.