Nor does it replace the administration’s policy of engagement, which has yet to bear fruit but need not be discarded. Had Burmese leader Than Shwe responded more positively to administration outreach, investigation into his crimes would nonetheless have been appropriate. Conversely, an inquiry need not discourage the administration from reaching out in a pragmatic way..
Industry ResponseThe oil and gas industry, for its part, has downplayed the links between disposal wells and earthquakes and has suggested much of the shaking is from natural causes. An April 2015 story in the New York Times noted that while many energy companies are privately cooperating with scientists and regulators, the industry wants Oklahomans to beware of killing the golden goose. But Kim Hatfield, the regulatory chairman of theOklahoma Independent Petroleum Associationand president of Crawley Petroleum, warned: “A reaction of panic is not useful.”.
The NFL was widely criticized after giving Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice a two game suspension following a domestic violence arrest during the offseason. Back in February, Rice allegedly struck his then fiancee, Janay Palmer, during an altercation in a casino elevator in Atlantic City. Surveillance footage showed him dragging a seemingly unconscious Palmer out of the elevator..
In 1961 Mrs Thatcher was appointed as a parliamentary under secretary for pensions and national insurance. She was the youngest woman ever to take on this role. At the 1964 Tory Party Conference she railed against Labour tax policy as a step “not merely towards Socialism but towards Communism”.
DeVos and her family supported Sen. Marco Rubio (R Fla.) in the GOP presidential primaries, and she was never an enthusiastic supporter of Trump. “I still have reservations about him as a person,” she told The Washington Post in July at the Republican National Convention, which she attended as a Michigan delegate..
I’ve always been sorry we didn’t move out further to a rural area. I’d like more nature and less asphalt and cement. But it’s been convenient here. “Last year, we had all these expectations and we were supposed to win the World Series,” Cubs pitcher Jon Lester, who is slated to pitch Game 2 against the Nationals, said Wednesday. “That, to me, is harder than defending the World Series. Going forward, we have nothing to lose.
Let’s say her life is worth $2 million dollars. In a pure comparative fault state she would get $500,000 under that analysis. Progressive would be way more inclined to tender the limits.. There no one better than an NPR journalist to describe the value, impact and character of our journalism. So we may be called upon to talk about our work with those who might support it, whether over the air during a pledge drive or in person during a meeting with prospective funders. But in all our interactions with potential funders, we observe this boundary: We there to tell our story, not to discuss the agendas of our supporters.