TVNewser has learned the CBS Evening News has once again set an all-time low last week with 4.89 million Total Viewers and 1.42 million A25-54 viewers. But it was also the lowest (since records began in the 1991-’92 season) for ABC’s World News with Charles Gibson. The Gibson program drew 6.42 million Total Viewers and 1.77 million A25-54 viewers.
Arizona is set to become the first state in which a proposed ban on affirmative-action preferences will be put on the ballot by the legislature, rather than through petitions submitted by voters.
The Arizona Senate today passed a measure – approved by the state’s House of Representatives a week ago – calling for a proposed ban on the use of affirmative-action preferences by public colleges and other state agencies, to go before voters next year. Under the state’s Constitution, referenda approved by the Arizona Legislature go on the ballot without the governor’s approval.
Free Trade: With unemployment at 9.4% and worse on the way, there’s no doubt the economy’s hurting. If the White House and Congress are serious about ending job destruction, they must open up new markets.
MANHATTAN — Beginning July 2, Kansas State University’s Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art will close at 5 p.m. on Thursdays.