Mineral County: Keyser: City Council Meeting (March 28, 2012)

On March 28, 2012, at the City Hall, City Council and citizens discussed and reported on activity within the city. Discussing fund-raising, ordinances, vending machine usage, the Mayor’s alleged business activities, and the suggestion of Councilman Clinton Faulk’s suspension due to investigation. “First of all, I’d like to thank the Mayor and City Council, for … Read moreMineral County: Keyser: City Council Meeting (March 28, 2012)

Business, West Virginia, and Gary Howell

West Virginia currently suffers from business opportunity when dealing with taxes. “We have the 7th highest corporate tax rate in the nation,” said House of Delegates, District 49 Gary Howell, “[…] What government can do is create an atmosphere that’s friendly to business, to create those jobs. And basically, our corporate income tax makes us … Read moreBusiness, West Virginia, and Gary Howell

Occupy Oakland: Still Going, Officers Lay Low

Occupy Oakland is still marching along, but officers appear to be laying low. The camera operator says he seen around four, but assume the rest are undercover. This comes in from the police officers not being able to take the day off, from an open letter earlier in the week. The live stream occasionally shows … Read moreOccupy Oakland: Still Going, Officers Lay Low

Occupy Baltimore: Convention Center & Closing Bank Accounts

Reading through some of the discussions Occupy Baltimore has, one mentioned a conversation with an employee of Bank of America. They noted that the people working at these local branches are apart of the 99 percent, and these banks, because of time frames mostly have to refuse service to a big lot of people. Kayleigh … Read moreOccupy Baltimore: Convention Center & Closing Bank Accounts