Archive for February 4th, 2011

Stephen Colbert To Auction His Artfully Doctored Portrait

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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California – Autism rate triples among K-12 students

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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Ed Week – School Board Focus Shifting, Survey Says

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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New tool aimed at teens with autism

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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Speech Language Clinicians Connect with Telepractice – Ohio

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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E-School – Survey reveals educators’ must-have technologies

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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Scientists – standard of care for ADHD should include a restricted diet

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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Kansas, Water Resources – Legislative Update: More Water Resources Bills Introduced or Proposed

Friday, February 4th, 2011

More information about the first two pending bills:

Multi-Year Flex Accounts: The flex account program was enacted through K.S.A. 82a-736 in 2001 and amended in 2005. It provides an opportunity for water users with established water rights to obtain 5-year term permits that allow for exceeding the annual authorized quantity of a water right as long as the 5-year term permit limitation is met. For example, an irrigator could benefit from a flex account to lawfully apply more water to crops in dry years and make up for it with reduced use in wet years. The five-year allocation is based on actual use as opposed to authorized use, and includes a 10 percent reduction for water conservation. There has been little enrollment over the program since its inception, and no enrollment the past couple years. (more…)

Kansas – DWR Finds No Well Interference at Impairment Investigation in Harvey County

Friday, February 4th, 2011

On Jan. 28, DWR finalized its report for an impairment investigation in rural Harvey County. This is the first groundwater impairment investigation to be completed since the rules and regulations were amended in October 2010. (more…)

Kansas Division of Water Resources – Debunking Myths About Use It or Lose It Regarding Water Right Abandonment

Friday, February 4th, 2011

Debunking Myths About “Use It or Lose It” Regarding Water Right Abandonment

“Based on conversations with water users, stakeholder organizations, and government officials, there seems to be widespread misconceptions that water rights can easily be lost if not exercised frequently,” said Lane Letourneau, Water Appropriation program manager for DWR. “The truth is the Kansas Water Appropriation Act sets a high standard for finding a water right abandoned.” (more…)

Erick Erickson – The CDC Coverup Now Turns to Bureaucratic Panic

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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Phyllis Schlafly – Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Is an Excellent Target for Spending Cuts

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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Forbes – Putting A Value On Google And Facebook

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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NFP Day: The Most Over-Analyzed, Over-Emphasized, Least-Understood Data Point

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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Businessweek – The Recession Is Gone, and the CEO Could Be Next

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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Crony Capitalism Or Raw Corruption? – Investor’s Business Daily

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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The Nation – Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission Report Turns a Blind Eye to Wall Street Fraud

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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George Melloan – The States Can’t Afford ObamaCare

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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Market Ticker on Ben Bernanke’s support for raising federal debt limit: Does He Really Think We’re This Dumb?

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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CNBC on Job Creation – at 36,000, far less than the 145,000 predicted by economists

Friday, February 4th, 2011

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