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High court ruling against gay marriage would produce 'chaos' outcome.If same-sex marriages cease in Virginia, Attorney General Mark Herring would try to get the state General Assembly to repeal the state's statutory and constitutional bans, Herring spokesman Michael Kelly said.Some gay rights...
Sen. David Long's bold play

...take an oath to uphold the state and U.S. Constitutions and abide by any instructions given to delegates by the General Assembly." It also establishes "Indiana's intention to send two delegates and two alternate delegates to an Article V...
The president's U.N. speech

President Obama's speech to the United Nations General Assembly in New York was flawed, displaying a type of moral equivalency that does not exist for America's enemies.His claim that...
War by euphemism

...make a fetish of the United Nations. As soon as he took office, the president gave an achingly naive speech to the General Assembly in which he promised "a new chapter of international cooperation." What did the president get for his good intentions...

...against anti-government rebels.Such is the complicated progress report that Obama carries toward the United Nations General Assembly next week, his final moment on a world stage before the U.S. election on Nov. 6. For that election, Pew Research...
Hugo Chavez, fiery Venezuelan leader, dies at 58

...folk songs. Chavez carried his in-your-face style to the world stage as well. In a 2006 speech to the U.N. General Assembly, he called President George W. Bush the devil, saying the podium reeked of sulfur after the U.S. president's...
'Occupy' movement benefits from strength of many ideas

...our lawmakers and those who mold public opinion through their control of the media. This movement has legs; The "General Assembly" decision-making method we use guarantees that everyone has a voice and that the strength of ideas -- rather...
Suicide awareness training bill nears House vote, so he set out to fill the void. Various efforts have come from the foundation, and in 2007 the Tennessee General Assembly approved a bill similar to the one currently being considered in Alaska and already in effect in eight states...
Soldotna Montessori students receive lessons in international relations at United Nations

...preparing for the conference took a great deal of time and effort, the experience of sitting in the United Nations General Assembly chambers, and debating and passing resolutions that were presented to the U.N. Secretary General made the experience...
No more steak: Wining and dining of pols down in Va.

...expensive restaurants. Earlier this year, spurred by McDonnell's conviction on corruption charges in September, the General Assembly passed a new $100 a year gift cap that will also apply to meals and entertainment. But the law won't go into...


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