Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News

Drudge Retort

User Info


Subscribe to utvols12342000's blog Subscribe


Special Features

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

"The State Attorney's Office in Tallahassee, Fla., released surveillance video on Monday showing FSU quarterback De'Andre Johnson punching a female student at a bar a month ago. Johnson was already suspended indefinitely due to the accusations and was dismissed from the university later Monday night following the videos release." read more

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

TV Land has pulled reruns of The Dukes of Hazzard off its schedule. The network did not comment on why the episodes were removed, but the news comes after the show became part of the national debate over use of the Confederate flag, which is displayed on the roof of the Duke boys' car. Last week, Warner Bros. Consumer Products said it would no longer license toys or models of the iconic 1969 Dodge Charger, dubbed General Lee. read more

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Bill Title: H.R.2146-Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015

Bill Summary: Defending Public Safety Employees' Retirement Act

This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code, with respect to the exemption from the 10% penalty tax on early distributions from a government retirement plan for qualified public safety employees who have reached age 50, to expand the exemption to include specified federal law enforcement officers, customs and border protection officers, federal firefighters, and air traffic controllers who similarly have reached age 50.

read more



"In FY 2014-15, $1,307,432,896 of the $8,766,572776 Appropriated and Receipt-funded resources is associated with employee salary and benefit changes since FY 2008-09. Put another way, the total funding for public schools increased $60,214,282 since FY 2008-09; but, if you back out the funding added for benefit cost increases and salary adjustments, the funding available for classroom activities (textbooks, transportation, teacher assistants, teachers, etc.) has been reduced by over $1 billion."

So they took all the extra money for administrative raises and solidifying their benefits at the expense of everything else.

but blame the lottery.

Drudge Retort

Home | Breaking News | Comments | User Blogs | Stats | Back Page | RSS Feed | RSS Spec | DMCA Compliance | Privacy | Copyright 2015 World Readable