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Daniel Petty

WORTH NOTING: Cream Pie on Gov’s 4th of July

By: - July 11, 2008

Was it at least Boston cream? Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas (R) encountered an unexpected slice of Americana as he marched in Montpelier’s Independence Day parade – a pie between the eyes. Douglas, who is running for re-election in November, was not injured and finished the parade, the Rutland Herald reports. The pie-thrower was charged with […]

State Workers: Thank God It’s Thursday

By: - June 30, 2008

(Updated 1:45 p.m. EDT, June 30, 2008) In the face of -a-gallon gasoline, a growing number of states are offering their employees four-day workweeks to help relieve commuting costs and save on state energy bills. ┬áIn the boldest step so far, Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman Jr. (R) announced June 26 that he is imposing a […]