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Contentious issues have cropped up in presidential campaigns throughout America's history. Controversies from the past include slavery, isolationism, suffrage, civil rights, the prohibition of alcohol, and policies toward organized labor. The following issues are among those on the minds of voters in 2008. Abortion In 1973, in Roe v. Wade , the Supreme Court ruled that a woman has the constitutional right to terminate a pregnancy, striking down state laws limiting abortion rights. There have been many attempts to challenge the ruling over the years, but the landmark decision has not been overturned. In 2003, Congress passed ...
Likewise, the landing, which was originally scheduled for December 5, was pushed back to December 7 after bad weather prevented landing for two days. 2 The mission is the longest Shuttle mission to date, at 17 days, 15 hours, and 53 minutes. 2 Although two spacewalks were planned for the mission, they were both canceled after problems with the airlock hatch prevented astronauts Tom Jones and Tammy Jernigan from exiting the orbiter. Cite error: There are tags on this page, but the references will not show without a {{Reflist}} template or a tag; see the .
[CNN Student News] One-Sheet: Martin Luther King Jr. @ wwwooo ...
Use the following information as a springboard for your students to discuss and research the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a national holiday honoring the late civil rights leader. King dedicated his life to fulfilling his dream "that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: 'We hold these truths to be self evident, that all men are created equal.'" Four decades after his death, King's vision continues to provide hope and inspiration to the nation. Early Years Martin Luther King Jr. was born on January 15, 1929 in Atlanta, ... market research, surveys and trends
More Illegal Immigrants Perish Entering U.S. Than U.S. Troops Die ...
Just inside the Arizona-Mexico border, near Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument in the Sonoran Desert, a sign cautions not to expose oneself to the elements. (Credit: R. Scott Jones) " The article was largely buried in most newspapers, if run at all ," columnist Edward Schumacher-Matos wrote Thursday for the Washington Post Writers Group. " So many bodies of unauthorized migrants are being found in the Arizona desert this month , the Associated Press reported, that the Pima County Medical Examiner was stacking them like boxes of fish in a refrigerated truck. "Forty bodies were found in just the first half of ... market research, surveys and trends


CNN Student News One-Sheet: Women's History Month -
March is Women's History Month, a federally recognized, nationwide celebration that encourages all Americans to reflect on the ways in which women have shaped U.S. history. But how did this celebration come to be, and why is it held in March? "I long to hear that you have declared an independency, and by the way, in the new code of laws which I suppose it will be necessary for you to make, I desire you would remember the ladies..." Abigail Adams, March 31, 1776 Almost two hundred years after Abigail Adams made this request to her husband, John, the passage of Title IX of the 1972 Education Amendments meant no person could ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
CNN Student News One-Sheet: Debates -
Presidential debates are a product of the television era. In 1960, Richard Nixon and John F. Kennedy met in the first general election presidential debate, which was viewed by about 70 million people. One goal of a debate, both then and now, is to look presidential. Though there were differences between Kennedy and Nixon on the issues, some historians say that Kennedy's appearance and demeanor during this debate led to his victory over Nixon. CNN Student News The Commission on Presidential Debates Debates disappeared from the general election scene for 16 years, as President Lyndon Johnson refused to debate in 1964, and ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Sunday talk show tip sheet
It's a foreign policy-heavy Independence Day edition of this Sunday's television talk shows, with Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.), John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.) making separate appearances from Afghanistan. McCain is on ABC's " This Week ," where White House correspondent Jake Tapper continues to fill the anchor seat, while Graham is on CBS's " Face the Nation " and Lieberman on " Fox News Sunday ." Fox also has Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.), and Kenneth Feinberg, who’s administering the $20 billion fund that BP has set aside to handle claims from its massive oil spill in the Gulf ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
US Legislative Immigration Update June 28, 2010
There has been increasing chatter in Washington, D.C. that the Obama administration is considering bypassing Congress to grant amnesty to millions of illegal aliens.  The rumors began when two Members of Congress became impatient with the Senate's unwillingness to take up the DREAM Act, and asked the administration to essentially grant amnesty through an executive order.  ( Durbin Press Release , April 21, 2010).  As FAIR has reported, amnesty activists have stepped up their efforts to lobby for the DREAM Act in recent months, even staging protests that have led to arrests and potential deportations.  (See FAIR's ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


PBS TeacherLine Course Syllabus 1
Jul 22, 2008 ... See instructor/facilitator sheet. Credits .... o CNN Student News o Twenty-Five Great Ideas for Teaching Current Events ... Respond to the following: Clearly state how you could use one of the Web sites in this section ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Three Is a Toxic Number
CNN News, “U.S. Officials investigate 'Cluster' of Autism in New Jersey Town ... the Student Instructions and “Three Is a Toxic Number—Notes” worksheet (one ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Although there is no author given on this text, CNN is a reliable resource for news and information. The material used from this text was referenced by The National Archives as well as the CRS Report for Congress. CNN gives clear references to The Constitution of the United States and where you can find additional information about the Electoral College. All resources that are provided are government issued documents. Total Pages: The total number of pages is hard to determine. If one were to print out the text it would be around 2 pages. However, this material is written in extremely small text. When ...
Who is Dr. Glen Wolsieffer that is mentioned?
Dr. Glen Wolsieffer is a dentist who killed his wife by strangling her to death in 1986. Murder at 75 Birch movie was made from this incident. Dr. Glen had an affair with two women after her wife's death. On June 6, 1992 Glen Wolsiefer was sentenced to 8-20 years. On May 21, 2005, Wolsieffer was released.  by newuser49721380 on Apr 20 2009 (15 months ago) Official Rating Tasker Wolsieffer is Dr. Glen Wolsieffer that is mentioned. Mark A Ciavarella was a lawyer when he represented Dr E Glen Wolsieffer in 1986 during the investigation into the strangulation death of Wolsieffer’s wife, Betty ...
Help me pay way too much to have a TV fixed. Or not. | Ask MetaFilter
The LCD panel now has giant cracks in it, and the entire left side is ruined. The brand is Samsung. Obviously, this isn't covered under warranty. I called 1-800-SAMSUNG to find out where I could take it to have the LCD panel replaced, but the representative told me that she wasn't allowed to give out the name or location of the repair center near me. I was told to look on or their website for more info. Knowing I'd just gotten the shaft, I tried the websites anyway. is useless (duh) and Samsung's main website, after I fill in the details to have it locate a service center ...