Brian Naylor

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Some Democrats Back Same-Sex Amendment To Immigration Bill

Monday, May 06, 2013

The immigration overhaul bill before the Senate would provide, among other things, more visas for migrant farm workers and high-tech workers, and a path to citizenship for the estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants in the United States.

One thing it would not provide is help for same-sex couples in which ...


Boston Response Praised, But Intelligence-Sharing Questioned

Wednesday, April 24, 2013

In the days since the Boston Marathon bombings, local law enforcement officials have been given high marks for their response to the attack and the coordination among numerous federal, state and local agencies involved.

But at the same time, questions are being raised about the coordination among federal agencies handling ...


Some States Hike Gas Tax; Va. Tries New Route To Fund Roads

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

It's no secret that many of the nation's roads are in pretty bad shape. In the latest report card from the American Society of Civil Engineers, the condition of America's highways rated a grade of D.

Congestion is a big problem, and so is upkeep. Most states rely on gas ...


FBI Building May Soon Be 'Put Out Of Its Misery'

Friday, April 05, 2013

The nation's capital has been undergoing something of a building boom. Dozens of construction cranes dot the Washington, D.C., skyline.

So it comes as no surprise that the federal government is hoping to take advantage of the real estate values and unload what's seen by many as an eyesore on ...


U.S. Gets Low Marks On Infrastructure From Engineers' Group

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

The condition of the nation's roads, bridges and other kinds of infrastructure has actually improved over the past few years, but only slightly, according to the American Society of Civil Engineers.

Four years ago, the group gave the nation's infrastructure a grade of D. Now, in their 2013 ...


'Unprecedented': Budget Cuts Could Hit Some Airport Towers

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Control towers at many small and medium-sized airports around the country are set to shut down next month because of the across-the-board federal budget cuts. The towers have been operated under contract to the Federal Aviation Administration.

One of the airports affected is in Latrobe, Pa., southeast of Pittsburgh — ...


Lessons From Katrina Boost FEMA's Sandy Response

Saturday, November 03, 2012

The federal agency has received praise from politicians and storm survivors alike for being prepared before the storm and responsive immediately afterward — two things the agency was ...

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Bain, Bain, Go Away: In Defense, Romney Attacks

Saturday, July 14, 2012

In flurry of rare TV interviews, Mitt Romney denied he had any role in running Bain Capital at a time when, according to reports, the company invested in firms that outsourced jobs overseas.

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Delayed At The Airport? They're Working On It

Saturday, May 26, 2012

The FAA is hoping to make some delays a thing of the past. It's developing what it calls "NextGen" technology to modernize the air traffic control system, transforming it from radar to GPS-based technology.


GOP Primary Campaign Inundates South Carolina TV Viewers

Friday, January 13, 2012

With South Carolina's GOP presidential primary a week from Saturday, TV viewers in the state are getting an eyeful of political ads. It seems almost everyone who is running has bought...


Negative Ads Hammer Positive Gingrich Campaign

Monday, December 19, 2011

Polls show that Newt Gingrich's once-sizable lead in Iowa has collapsed over the past couple of weeks. During that time, rivals have been hitting the former House speaker hard with ne...

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