The subcommittee suggests that it might be reducing the amount of funding for the National Applications Office to an amount that is somewhat less than what President Obama requested. However, as of this morning, the markup listings (here and here) of the Homeland Security programs with reduced or eliminated funding do not include the National Applications Office.
The Maine Green Independent Party, which recently saw two of its members elected to the Portland City Charter Commission, is moving upward in scale with Green Party member Lynne Williams running for Governor of Maine in the elections of 2010. Lynne Williams shares her life
I hate to sit back being a passive victim of the news cycle, so I use Monday morning as a time to review the Friday announcements that bothered me both, so let me bring your attention back to two Friday news items that got mostly lost in the blur of Americans sprinting to the beach: