Julia Conley, staff writer
"These were all complaints that were legitimate. I guess we have selective civil rights in the United States now."
Julia Conley, staff writer
"We will take a bullet for our students," teachers say, but elected officials...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
The statewide teachers' association said marchers hope to elect "more pro-...


In the name of a sometimes questionable transparency - if you don't like something but can't do much about it, does it help to know about it? - the Defense Department publishes daily reports on the contracts they've awarded. On Jan. 14, it authorized spending over $800 million on military equipment and services. That was down to just under $300 million the next day, when the House passed a massive budget bill that includes $572 billion for defense - down from what was requested, but still...