February 17, 2012 |
New Jersey's state Assembly passed legislation to allow same-sex marriage on Thursday, and with an expected veto from Gov. Chris Christie, supporters of gay marriage are gearing up for the next step. Steven Goldstein, leader of Garden State Equality, said that he "chose not to waste a breath in pleading" with the governor not to veto. Goldstein, on the gay advocacy group's website, said Friday that to expect the governor to have a change of heart was " ridiculous . " (Requests to Goldstein for an interview were not immediately answered Friday.)
November 1, 2012 |
WASHINGTON - Don't forget western Maryland. While New York and New Jersey are struggling after Hurricane Sandy, so is western Maryland, which received up to 3 feet of snow from the super storm, knocking out power to more than half of 31,000 residents and blocking many roads. "We're used to snow, but we've never had anything like this," R. Lamont "Monty" Pagenhardt, Garrett County administrator, told the Los Angeles Times. "It's really bad. " PHOTOS: Super storm Sandy | Before and after the storm With power out to many homes and streets blocked by snow and downed trees, National Guard troops are beginning to go door to door to check on residents.
September 2, 2012 |
WASHINGTON - President Obama's deputy campaign manager lit into Republicans on Sunday, saying their convention was marked by “personal attacks” and “empty platitudes” that left the impression “they really think that lying is a virtue.” Stephanie Cutter told CBS's “Face the Nation” that Republican vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan stretched the truth when he implied that Obama had closed an auto plant in Janesville, Wis.,...
March 10, 2012
SATURDAY Today (N) 6 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC McLaughlin Group (N) 6:30 p.m. KCET The Chris Matthews Show General election; women in politics: John Heilemann; Howard Fineman; Nia-Malika Henderson; Kasie Hunt. (N) 5:30 a.m. KNBC SUNDAY CBS News Sunday Morning (N) 6 a.m. KCBS Today (N) 6 a.m. KNBC Good Morning America (N) 6 a.m. KABC State of the Union Democratic agenda in Congress; 2012 election: Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.)
February 24, 2012 |
A group of Democratic governors sent a simple message to the GOP: "Cheer up. " "These Republicans that are running for president are so depressed," Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin said Friday after a White House meeting with fellow Democrats. "We've got some good news -- a great president creating jobs. And governors who are seeing job creation and therefore revenues. " Most of the state executives are in the nation's capital this weekend for the annual winter meeting of the National Governors Assn.
October 18, 2012 |
Maryland could become one of the first states to legalize same-sex marriage at the ballot box, a new poll by the Washington Post suggests. The survey found that 52% of Maryland's likely voters support Question 6, the “Civil Marriage Protection Act,” which would allow marriage licenses to be provided to same-sex couples. The measure is opposed by 43% and 5% had no opinion. The act stipulates that religious clergy or leaders will not be forced to perform marriage ceremonies for same-sex couples.
June 8, 2012 |
Click here to download TV listings for the week of June 10 - 16 in PDF format TV listings for the week of June 10 - 16 in PDF format are also available here This week's TV Movies SATURDAY Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC Piers Morgan Tonight 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. CNN McLaughlin Group (N) 6:30 p.m. KCET Today Customer service; talking to doctors; summer travel. (N) 4 a.m. KNBC SUNDAY Good Morning America (N)