Both Johnson and the Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs disagreed with the recommendation. The bureau said that "given the concern expressed, the Ambassador has viewed the Office of Civil Rights video on workplace harassment and has instructed all section and agency heads to do the same." … [Read more...] about State Dept watchdog report downplays allegations of racist and sexist comments by Woody Johnson but calls for further review
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Sullivan said after the man told the officer he had a weapon, he turned around and “ran aggressively toward the officer, and in a drawing motion, removed an object from his clothing,” Sullivan said. The suspect then “crouched into a shooter’s stance, as if about to fire a weapon” before the officer shot the man once in the torso, he said. … [Read more...] about Man Shot By Secret Service For Shouting Threats Near White House Recently Lived In W. Va.
In a July 31 email, the Department of Natural Resources Secretary Preston Cole reminded employees that the governor's mask order, which requires anyone over the age of 4 to wear a face-covering while indoors, was to take effect Aug. 1, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported. … [Read more...] about Wisconsin state agency tells employees to wear masks during Zoom calls, even if home alone
This is not a Republican or Democratic divide. Red states and blue states are reeling. The New York Times has cited a report by the Urban Institute that sales tax revenues were down 20 percent in the spring over the same period last year, according to data from 46 states. The $2 trillion stimulus legislation in March included $150 billion for state and local governments. … [Read more...] about Congress must create commission on finances of states and localities
Those voters, in turn, will seek to mobilize so-called "low-frequency" Black voters - people who were registered to vote, but who had not voted in the most recent election cycle or several election cycles -- in Florida, Georgia, Michigan, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. … [Read more...] about NAACP Launches Drive to Boost Black Voter Turnout in Six Key States