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Was Hitching Post warned of jail time if they don't wed a same sex couple?

Idaho Wedding Chapel Sues For Right To Refuse Same-Sex Couples

Government & Politics

As several states adjust to their newly obtained marriage equality, a number of officiants are fighting for the right to discriminate against same-sex couples. In the Idaho city of Coeur... read more

Ebola in New Jersey

Ebola In New Jersey? Chris Christie Prepares For Worst Case Scenario

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New Jersey’s Newark airport is one of only five U.S. airports now accepting travelers from New Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, the three regions most strongly hit by the Ebola... read more

Obama 'Cautiously Optimistic' On Ebola

Obama Is ‘Cautiously More Optimistic’ On Ebola In U.S.

Government & Politics

President Obama told reporters Wednesday that he was “cautiously more optimistic” on the United States’ prognosis for handling the Ebola virus. Obama’s comments came while speaking to media after his... read more

illinois voting, illinois voting error

Illinois Voting System Error Casts Ballots For Opposition

Government & Politics

  Illinois voting began in chaos on Monday as votes being entered into the computer were transformed into votes for the opposition. Jim Moynihan, Illinois’ Republican representative, was shocked as... read more

Public Sector Procurement Deters Innovation

Public Sector Procurement Deters Innovation

Government & Politics

I recently met the CEO of a dynamic small company in a technology sector. He had some great ideas and was actively working with a large company on an open... read more

data protection

What Effect Could Data Protection Law Changes Have on your Business?

Government & Politics

By the end of this year, the Council of the European Union intends to ratify several changes to data protection laws, replacing the EU Data Protection Directive issued in 1995.... read more

SupplierPay: What Does it Mean for the American Economy?

SupplierPay: What Does it Mean for the American Economy?

Government & Politics

When President Obama announced the SupplierPay initiative in July, the news was met with little fanfare. The White House put out a statement—which media outlets largely repurposed without taking a closer... read more

Is The Supreme Court Cellphone Decision A Bad Decision?

Is The Supreme Court Cellphone Decision A Bad Decision?

Government & Politics

The Supreme Court decision on cellphones, Riley versus California, may seem like an open and shut case because the Court unanimously found that when a person is arrested a cellphone... read more

Stopping ‘Weapons of Mass Perfection’: A Dad Heads to Capitol Hill

Stopping ‘Weapons of Mass Perfection’: A Dad Heads to Capitol Hill

Government & Politics

Over 20,000 sign petition to stop extreme photoshopping of ads One of the first lessons parents teach their kids is honesty, especially when it comes to their individuality. That lesson... read more

Nonprofits, Data Privacy and Capitol Hill

Nonprofits, Data Privacy and Capitol Hill

Government & Politics

Are you following the discussions on consumer data privacy and big data? If you aren’t, and you are in the fundraising business, then you should. Whether the issue is identity... read more

Your Data is Exposed! 3 Things You Need to Understand About Privacy

Your Data is Exposed! 3 Things You Need to Understand About Privacy

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Privacy is simply a Fairy Tale. There is no such thing as privacy. When you send an email or write a private message, there’s an expectation that we have privacy.... read more

Climate Heating up for Midterm Election Ads

Climate Heating up for Midterm Election Ads

Government & Politics

(NextGen image) Billionaire hedge fund manager Tom Stayer is trending on television after announcing plans to fund his super PAC, NextGen climate, with $100 million. The group plans to back... read more

Local Media Coverage and Why People Vote the Way They Do

Local Media Coverage and Why People Vote the Way They Do

Government & Politics

In Thomas Baldino’s of Wilkes University’s review of  Andrew Gelman’s Red State, Blue State, Rich State, PoorState: Why Americans Vote the Way They Do, he summarizes that a voting paradox “is... read more

Smarter-Spending Solutions for State and Local Governments

Smarter-Spending Solutions for State and Local Governments

Government & Politics

“Measurement is the first step that leads to control and eventually to improvement. If you can’t measure something, you can’t understand it. If you can’t understand it, you can’t control... read more

The Pentagon Spends More on War Than All 50 States Combined Spend on Health, Education, Welfare, and Safety

The Pentagon Spends More on War Than All 50 States Combined Spend on Health, Education, Welfare, and Safety

Government & Politics

I realize that the US is a big country and it has a lot of land that it needs to defend, but that seems like an unbelievable figure, doesn’t it?... read more