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2017-03-24 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Re: Questions:

1. Suspects had always had a right to an attorney and not to answer questions that could be self incriminating.  What Miranda added was that police must explicitly advise suspects of these rights before

2017-03-23 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Health care:

There no set deadline and House can leave pending as long as they want.  Its also not unusual that this happened its common event in House. Speaker determines when there a vote. If there not enough votes

2017-03-23 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Re: Iron triangle:

Essentially, yes you have it right, Agencies have incentive to curry favor with interest groups through favorable regulations so that the interest groups will support the agency before Congress.  Interest

2017-03-22 Legislation, Presidential & Congressional Politics - Re: Question:

Yes, there is a five year lifetime limit and yes States can make that limit shorter.  TANF also requires recipient work, look for work or be in work training as a condition of benefits.  I'm not aware

2017-03-22 History of Science and Technology - Ancient astronomy:

Well OK Ruben, you've stumped me!  That's an interesting question.  The only response I have, and it's totally not helpful, is that it seems most cultures have considered the earth a flat plane of some

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