A judge’s dismissal of sexual harassment case has prompted one New York councilmember to push for unpaid interns to be protected under city’s Human Rights Law.
Neither New York State or New York City have distributed CDBG money to rebuilding-aid applicants yet, because extensive review policies designed to prevent fraud are slowing the process, city and state officials said. And city officials report the federal government shutdown has now stalled an already slow process.
I heard today that Dick Cheney altered the electronic settings on his pacemaker/defibrilator to keep terrorist hackers from accessing it via the Internet. It didn’t help, they were able to bypass the security updates. However, when they tried to reach Cheney’s heart itself, they got a 404 ‘not found’ message.
It’s now 12:30 am on the East Coast. How much do you want to bet that John Boehner is drunk dialing the White House right about now?
Senator Kristen Gillibrand tweeted today that Obamacare is hot in the Empire State. It almost makes the website breaking down worth it.
— Kirsten Gillibrand (@SenGillibrand) October 9, 2013