2000:Texas Governor George W Bush was eventually declared 43rd President-elect after a protracted legal battle.An inquiry carried out after the result had been decided concluded that more than 180,000 votes were thrown out as a result of poorly trained poll workers and a lack of standard procedures. It followed the Supreme Court's decision, in effect, ruled out several thousand votes. It meant George W Bush won by just 537 votes out of a total of six million in Florida.
The West Texas oil town of Barnhart has run out of water - & some news headlines say 30 more TX towns are endangered w/ the same situation.. I mean someone CANNOT COUNT. more than 200 towns are on the list - already rationing because of shortages: http://www.tceq.texas.gov/drinkingwater/trot/droughtw.html Just keep on fracking, filling up oil billionaires wallets!! ..and voting in the people who support them. Not to be cruel - but who's stupid here?
The CEO of Office Depot apologized Friday to a suburban Chicago woman who said the company discriminated against her religious beliefs when its employees told her that making copies of an anti-abortion prayer violated company policy.
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