Heather Long

Heather Long is assistant editor for The Guardian's "Comment is Free US."

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Monday, February 17, 2014 - 1:29pm
President's Day: Another Reminder How Messed Up US Holiday Policies Are
US government workers, teachers, postal service employees, and ( most ) bank tellers turned off their alarms this morning for President's Day. There were also noticeably fewer people on the Big Apple subways since New York stock exchange isn't trading today .
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Sunday, October 27, 2013 - 12:23pm
Fed up with Congress over the NSA or Shutdown? 5 Tips to get your Voice Heard
We've all been there. That moment when you look at the US government, shake your head and wonder: how did it get this bad?
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Wednesday, July 17, 2013 - 10:30am
Hostess Twinkies: Hardly the 'Sweetest Comeback Ever'
The return of America's favorite spongy cake and goo, better known as Twinkies, is being marketed as " the sweetest comeback in the history of ever ".
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