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Official Ten-Code List. Radley Balko: “Once a town gets a SWAT team you want to use it” Radley Balko’s new book, “Rise of the Warrior Cop,” details how America’s police forces have grown to look and behave more like soldiers than neighborly Officer Krupkes walking the beat.

Radley Balko: “Once a town gets a SWAT team you want to use it”

This new breed of police, frequently equipped with military weapons and decked out in enough armor to satisfy a storm trooper, are redefining law enforcement. How did this happen? Federal Court Rules Videotaping Police Is A First Amendment Right. The Federal Appeals Court has ruled that video recording the police in a public place is a constitutional right for all U.S. citizens. This is a great win for the freedom movement. Public officials need to be held accountable for their actions. See ruling below. ‘60 Minutes’ Shames Justice Department Over Wall Street.

Power plays: Regulation, diversification, and backward integration in the electric utility industry - Russo - 2006 - Strategic Management Journal. Council on Environmental Quality. March 13, 2014 at 12:49 PM EDTCreating New Opportunities For Americans To Buy Green HomesHUD partners with the White House to host a Green Mortgage Appraisal Roundtable, an initiative of President Obama's Climate Action Plan, with national leaders from the lending, realtor, homebuilding and appraisal industries.

Council on Environmental Quality

March 5, 2014 at 10:19 AM EDTCEQ Welcomes New General CounselBrenda Mallory to join Council on Environmental Quality as General Counsel. March 4, 2014 at 12:39 PM EDTPreparing Now for Our Climate FutureIn his Budget Request for Fiscal Year 2015 being transmitted to Congress today, President Obama is following on commitments to “up our game” in promoting preparedness for, and resilience against, the impacts of climate change. Supreme Court of the United States. U.S. Department of the Interior. US Environmental Protection Agency. U.S. Department of Transportation.