Posted in Main Blog (All Posts) on December 13th, 2011 5:42 am by HL
Election Lawyer: Supreme Court Hearing Texas Redistricting Case Shows Their Partisanship
The nine (or is it eight?) members of the Supreme Court are set to decide whether redistricting maps drawn by a federal court (after separate maps signed by Texas Gov. Rick Perry were found to be discriminatory) can go into effect.
Xe, Formerly Known As Blackwater, Changes Name To Academi
The company formerly known as Blackwater is now the company formerly known as Xe. The Wall Street Journal reports that the security contractor is announcing its switched its name to Academi, all part of an effort to be more “boring.”