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Project Vote Smart - The Voter's Self Defense System

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PEW Research Rates Trustworthiness Our recent report, Political Polarization and Media Habits, finds that trust and distrust in the news media varies greatly by political ideology. Many readers asked us: Among the 36 news organizations we asked about, which one do Americans trust most? The answer is more complex than it may seem and can be measured in a number of different ways. Here’s a breakdown: The full population picture doesn’t tell the whole story. If you look simply at the total percentage of online adults who say they trust a news organization for news about government and politics, several mainstream television outlets rise to the top.

Internships Headquarters and field offices A limited number of unpaid internships are offered in the Agency’s offices in Amman, Beirut, and Jerusalem, and at the Representative Office New York and Representative Office to the EU in Brussels. A limited number of unpaid internships are also offered each year in the Agency’s Headquarters in Amman, Jordan. Law Library of Congress Law Library Hours Public Hours M-F, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sat., 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Location 101 Independence Ave, S.E. Wikipedia:Vital articles Vital articles Vital articles is a list of subjects for which Wikipedia should have corresponding high-quality articles. It serves as a centralized watchlist to track the status of Wikipedia's most important articles. There are approximately one thousand articles on this page, which form Level 3 of the Vital articles list and include all subjects on the Level 2 (and Level 1) list, which are marked in bold.

State Agency Databases - GODORT In every US State and the District of Columbia, agencies are creating databases of useful information - information on businesses, licensed professionals, plots of land, even dates of fish stocking. Some of this content is available on search engines, but much of it is part of the invisible web. Since July 2007, librarians and other government information specialists have been working on identifying and annotating these databases in one place.

CNN.com - Transcripts Breaking News Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid says that FBI Director James Comey swayed election. Home+ U.S.WorldPoliticsMoneyOpinionHealthEntertainmentTechStyleTravelSportsVideo Live TV Internships - The Jerusalem Fund The Jerusalem Fund, a 501(c)(3)-registered private non-profit organization based in Washington, DC, offers internship positions with its educational program, The Palestine Center, for graduate and undergraduate students. These positions are based in our Washington, DC office, located within walking distance from the State Department, Embassy Row, historic Georgetown, and DuPont Circle. Job Type: 30 hours/weekOpenings: 4 (four)Application Process Opens: February 26, 2016Application Process Closes: April 15, 2016Category: InternshipStart Date: May 23, 2016End Date: August 5, 2016

POW/MIA Databases & Documents (Federal Research Division: Customized Research and Analytical Services, Library of Congress) In December 1991, Congress enacted Public Law 102-190, commonly referred to as the McCain Bill. The statute requires the Secretary of Defense to make available to the public--in a "library like setting"--all information relating to the treatment, location, and/or condition (T-L-C) of United States personnel who are unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. The facility chosen to receive this information was the Library of Congress (LoC). The Federal Research Division (FRD) created the PWMIA Database, the online index to those documents. The microfilmed documents themselves are available at the Library of Congress or borrowed through local libraries.

Best Winner of an Oscar and a Golden Globe among endless accolades, A Separation is the much celebrated movie about an Iranian couple faced with the decision of leaving the country for better opportunities or staying to take care of a sick parent. If you’ve ever been curious about the humans of Iran beyond the politics, and by cultural extension, humans of Middle-Eastern countries, watch A Separation. But hold it, “An interesting foreign movie” is not how A Separation should be viewed (it’s not Slumdog Millionaire). As someone who grew up in a middle-class Muslim family, this film may be the only one to thoroughly portray many integral aspects of my upbringing.

Government Search Engines U.S. Government Printing Office (USGPO) FDsys Provides public access to Government information submitted by Congress and Federal agencies. Search or browse publications. USA.govThe US Government's Official Web Portal. GovEngine.comThis easy-to-use tool provides access to federal, state and local government information. To begin, click on the applicable state on the map. Washington Journal OPEN TRANSCRIPTS Frequently Asked Questions Why does C-SPAN take audience calls? The call-in program - and our philosophy of focusing on the caller -- has been a fixture of the C-SPAN networks since the network's founding; it's so fundamental to us, it's incorporated into our company mission statement. Through the call-in program, C-SPAN encourages viewer interactivity by enabling viewers and listeners to talk directly to elected officials, policymakers, and journalists covering the national policy debate. C-SPAN frequently incorporates viewer call-ins into its programming schedule, both in regularly scheduled call-ins and open-phones programs that allow people to react to breaking news events. When was C-SPAN's first viewer call?

Food Bank of Northwest Indiana The Food Bank of Northwest Indiana embraces a philosophy that recognizes and values diversity. Our goal is to attract, develop, retain and promote a talented workforce in a culture where all employees will contribute to their fullest potential. Working at the Food Bank is both challenging and rewarding. We are looking for people who are passionate about making a difference in the community in which we live and work. Qualified candidates should send an email to jobs@foodbanknwi.org and reference the job title listed below in the subject line.

Penn World Tables 6.3 (189 countries, 1950-2007, 2005 as base year) The Penn World Table provides purchasing power parity and national income accounts converted to international prices for 189 countries for some or all of the years 1950-2007. The European Union or the OECD provide more detailed purchasing power and real product estimates for their countries and the World Bank makes current price estimates for most PWT countries at the GDP level.

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