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John Conyers III announces his candidacy for his father's old job

John Conyers III announces his candidacy for his father's old job

Breaking News
The announcement, which had been expected more than a month before the candidate filed his official papers several weeks ago, still had a whiplash headline: "John Conyers Formally Announces Bid for Michigan's 13th Congressional District" it read. Huh? The longest-serving congressman, who stepped down in December amid allegations of sexual harassment and assault, would seem to be making another run for the office. [content-3] Those who read on will discover it's actually John Conyers III, the son of the former representative, who is seeking the office. The statement touts the qualities of the younger Conyers — his youthfulness, his energy, his emphasis on education, health care, and diversity in government that includes race and age. It has been any
Östersunds FK 0-3 Arsenal: No slip-ups as Gunners do a professional job

Östersunds FK 0-3 Arsenal: No slip-ups as Gunners do a professional job

Sports
Match report – Player ratings – By the numbers – Video Like most of the Europa League campaign this was a game which won’t go down in the annals as particularly memorable from a footballing perspective. It was a routine win from a team which barely needed (or wanted) to get out of second gear, but it provided us with three things we haven’t had in a while. 1 – An away win: Remarkably it’s our first win on the road in 2018, the last coming in the 3-2 win over Crystal Palace at the end of December. 2 – A clean sheet: There was to be no Spud from Trainspotting moment despite the difficult conditions and unusual pitch in Sweden. 3 – A penalty save: You can imagine Petr Cech sitting at home, watching the game on TV, thinking ‘Ah ha! No...
Want to be a founder? Go get a job, says venture capitalist Joe Kraus of GV

Want to be a founder? Go get a job, says venture capitalist Joe Kraus of GV

Breaking News
 Yesterday, at Startup Grind, an event series that’s aimed at new founders and people contemplating becoming entrepreneurs, we sat down with Joe Kraus, a partner for the last eight years with Google’s early-stage investing arm, GV. Kraus, who’d earlier cofounded two companies — Excite and Jotspot — shared a range of founder-friendly advice, including what GV and… Read More
Fox News Tells Veterans On Food Stamps To Go Get A Job And Buy Their Own Groceries

Fox News Tells Veterans On Food Stamps To Go Get A Job And Buy Their Own Groceries

Politics
Fox News was trying to sell Trump’s “Blue Apron” attack on the poor, by telling people on SNAP to go get a job and buy their own groceries. The problem is that 1.5 million vets get SNAP benefits. Video: Fox News tells low-income vets on SNAP to get a job and buy their own food. […] The post Fox News Tells Veterans On Food Stamps To Go Get A Job And Buy Their Own Groceries appeared first on Politicus USA.