21 May '12, 3pm

New CRS reports on domestic terrorist threat, precision strike weapons, presidential travel, more

New and updated reports from the Congressional Research Service that Congress has instructed CRS not to release to the public include the following. Proliferation of Precision Strike: Issues for Congress , May 14, 2012 By one official reckoning, there were 35 terrorist incidents in the United States between 2004 and 2011. See The Domestic Terrorist Threat: Background and Issues for Congress , May 15, 2012 It costs $179,750 per hour to operate Air Force One, the President’s official aircraft, according to the latest cost data from the Air Force. See Presidential Travel: Policy and Costs , May 17, 2012 How FDA Approves Drugs and Regulates Their Safety and Effectiveness , May 18, 2012 Submission of the President’s Budget in Transition Years , May 17, 2012 Canadian oil sands are 14-20% more greenhouse-gas-intensive than the crude oil they would replace in U.S. refineries. The ...

Full article: http://www.fas.org/blog/secrecy/2012/05/precision_strike....

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Myanmar workers get rights to strike

Myanmar workers get rights to strike

channelnewsasia.com 20 May '12, 5am

YANGON: Silenced for decades under military rule, Myanmar's workers are now daring to speak out to demand better pay and c...

Secrecy News: Understanding China's Political S...

fas.org 14 May '12, 1pm

Understanding China’s Political System, and More from CRS May 14th, 2012 by Steven Aftergood New and updated reports from ...

Buses to the station under threat

buses.co.uk 25 May '12, 10am

Bus passengers are being urged to take part in a consultation launched by Brighton & Hove City Council which includes prop...