Wednesday , 22 October 2014

Politics

Christie Fed Up with Talk About Raising Minimum Wage

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ABC/ LOU ROCCO(WASHINGTON) — New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is no fan of raising the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 an hour as urged by President Obama. Christie, who many expect will run for the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, told the U.S. Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C. Tuesday, “I’m tired of hearing about the minimum wage. I ... Read More »

White House Fence Jumper Deemed Not Competent for Trial

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m-kojot/iStockphoto/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — A preliminary mental health assessment has determined that the White House fence jumper, Omar Gonzalez, is not competent for trial. Gonzalez was charged with unlawfully entering a restricted building while carrying a weapon, assaulting an officer and numerous local offenses after he hopped the fence at the White House and evaded Secret Service agents on his way into ... Read More »