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University of Montana Economist to Testify Before Congress
The new American energy boom associated with shale oil and natural gas extraction has led to increased high-paying jobs and stronger rural economies, according to a University of Montana economist who will testify before a congressional committee of the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday.
Rally to Restore Sanity and or Fear
Comedy Central and the comedy news personalities Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert held a rally on the National Mall this Saturday and thousands attended. The rally conveyed a clever mix of entertainment hard hitting topics. There were musical performance from Kid Rock, Sheryl Crow, Yusuf Islam (forme…