RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Interior Policy

A collection of news and information related to Interior Policy published by this site and its partners.

Top Interior Policy Articles

Displaying items 78-88
  • May director fill more than 1 office? Check bylaws

    Q: I live in an Illinois condominium association. Our bylaws set the number of directors to serve on the board, and also state there shall be three officer positions: president, secretary and treasurer. The bylaws are silent on whether a director may...
  • Social Security Q&A: What information do I need for SSI?

    Question: What information do I need to apply for Supplemental Security Income (SSI)? Answer: Here are some of the things we will ask for when you apply for SSI. Even if you do not have all of the things listed below, apply anyway. The people in the...
  • City bargaining with cops, firefighters

    With three-year contracts up on Sept. 30, the city is conducting collective bargaining sessions with police and firefighters' unions. And even with cutting public safety costs a stated priority of the new Boca Raton City Council, both unions are...
  • United starts mobile passport scanning for international flight check-in

    United starts mobile passport scanning for international flight check-in
    Chicago-based United Airlines on Wednesday introduced to its mobile app the ability to check in for international flights by scanning their passport with a mobile device. The app uses the mobile device’s camera to capture a traveler’s...
  • If grads stay or go, it's win-win* for U. of I. (*Football: still uncertain.)

    If grads stay or go, it's win-win* for U. of I. (*Football: still uncertain.)
    The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has a terrific reputation, even if it has suffered some administrative lapses in recent years (not to mention that underachieving football team). But with strong engineering and business programs and a...
  • Former heavyweight Kudrin criticizes Kremlin diversion of pension funds

    MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's decision to divert pension savings to plug a budget hole next year threatens the long-term stability of government finances and will reduce investments, former finance minister Alexei Kudrin said on Friday. A strong advocate...
  • Will New York be the next Detroit?

    Will New York be the next Detroit?
    The New York Times has a lengthy and dismaying article on the problems with New York City’s pensions: Next year alone, the city will set aside for pensions more than $8 billion, or 11 percent of the budget. That is an increase of more than 12...
  • Austrian data activist's suit against Facebook gets 25,000 plaintiffs

    Austrian data activist's suit against Facebook gets 25,000 plaintiffs
    VIENNA (Reuters) - Data protection activists challenging Facebook in a Vienna court said on Wednesday they had closed the list of plaintiffs after 25,000 people joined a campaign alleging that the social media giant had violated users' privacy. "We hoped...
  • Daniel Spiegel: Upgrade Route 222 into highway suitable for 21st century

    I moved to Allentown in 2002. Driving to work on my first day at Kutztown University, stuck behind a trash truck for 12 miles down Schantz Road and onto Route 222 until the Kutztown bypass, I wondered, through the inescapable stench, what I had gotten...
  • Proposal could create more voting districts anchored by minorities

    Proposal could create more voting districts anchored by minorities
    Minority groups seeking more influence in local government would have a potentially powerful new tool at their disposal under a proposed expansion of the California Voting Rights Act. The way Los Angeles County — among others jurisdictions —...
  • Mildred Pagan, community activist, 1955-2014

    Mildred Pagan, community activist, 1955-2014
    When Mildred Pagan moved into the Julia Lathrop Homes in the late 1970s, she was an anxious teenage mother with three small children fleeing an abusive marriage, her daughter said. But she quickly became well-known among her neighbors in the public...