Another goal for Hortman is legislative process reform. During the campaign, candidates on both sides of the aisle were reminded that people were frustrated by how the 2018 session ended. Many spending and policy changes, which constituted the bulk of the work that session, were loaded into one 990-page omnibus bill — which Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed. … [Read more...] about New Minnesota legislators get crash course in the Capitol and its ways
Rothberg says about three-quarters of the employers who talk to him say they regularly search online as part of background checks, including blog content. Some have admitted to him they turned down intern candidates because they didn’t like what they saw on those pages. A CareerBuilder.com survey showed that more than one in 10 hiring managers search social networks as part of the background checks they do on job candidates. According to Rosemary Haefner, CareerBuilder.com’s vice president of human resources, that’s less than the one in four who use an Internet search. Haefner says candidates seem to be more honest online than on their resumés, with manufactured qualifications the most common online discovery that leads to disqualification for jobs. … [Read more...] about Next!
The crime: A U.S. District Court jury in South Bend in November 2004 convicted then city councilman Frank Kollintzas as well as East Chicago Councilman Je De LaCruz and City Controller Edwardo Maldonado of misappropriating millions of dollars in concrete they gave to residents in the form of free driveways, sidewalks and patios to ensure the city administration's 1999 re-election. … [Read more...] about Former high ranking Lake County police commander Daniel Murchek is indicted in the towing bribery scandal
For a full list of all the races in the state, go to the Secretary of State's website. … [Read more...] about Names you’ll see on Michigan primary ballots in August
“I was able to see how many people who are survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence and human trafficking cannot feel safe when they try to start their life over,” O’Brien said. “So we want to offer a reasonable path that could help them stay in Michigan but start over and be able to stay safe.” … [Read more...] about Victim confidentiality plan would shield addresses