In upgrading our databases of information about legislation before the House and Senate in the 111th Congress, we have been writing some scripts that visit government websites, obtain information from them, convert that information into variable form, store those variables in a database, transform those
General Motors wants public money? Fine. Let its shareholders take the money they want… in return for handing the corporation, lock stock and barrel, over to the federal government.
With almost eight years to do the job, though, you’d think that the U.S. military would have been able to kill all the militants by now, throwing bombs willy nilly into civilian settlements as it has.