Don Gonyea http://wuwm.com en Obama, Bush Mark Passage Of 1964 Civil Rights Act http://wuwm.com/post/obama-bush-mark-passage-1964-civil-rights-act Barack Obama and George W. Bush, two U.S. presidents with little in common in terms of policy, personal style and politics, each paid tribute to the legacy of President Lyndon Johnson. Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:44:00 +0000 Don Gonyea 28941 at http://wuwm.com Austin Hosts Presidents Past And Present To Honor Civil Rights http://wuwm.com/post/austin-hosts-presidents-past-and-present-honor-civil-rights President Obama is in Austin, Texas, honoring the legacy of President Lyndon Johnson and the Civil Rights Act of 1964. He's one of four U.S. presidents to appear at a civil rights summit this week. Thu, 10 Apr 2014 20:08:00 +0000 Don Gonyea 28892 at http://wuwm.com For Political Conventions, Another Balloon Bursts http://wuwm.com/post/political-conventions-another-balloon-bursts There's news today about the 2016 presidential campaign that has nothing to do with the growing list of would-be candidates with White House aspirations.<p>It's about the big nominating conventions the Democrats and Republicans hold every four years. Legislation the president signed Thursday afternoon means those huge political extravaganzas will no longer receive millions of dollars in taxpayer support. Thu, 03 Apr 2014 21:46:00 +0000 Don Gonyea 28398 at http://wuwm.com For Political Conventions, Another Balloon Bursts The Senate Versus The CIA: A Struggle At Flashpoint http://wuwm.com/post/congress-vs-cia-struggle-over-transparency-nears-flashpoint A Senate committee is expected to vote this week on whether to release a lengthy, years-in-the-making document based on a review of CIA practices regarding torture and enhanced interrogation of suspected al-Qaida terrorists.<p>The investigation and the report are part of a power struggle between two of the most powerful figures in the U.S. intelligence community — CIA Director John Brennan and California Democratic Sen. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:03:00 +0000 Don Gonyea 28287 at http://wuwm.com The Senate Versus The CIA: A Struggle At Flashpoint GM Ignition Switch Controversy Comes To Capitol Hill http://wuwm.com/post/gm-ignition-switch-controversy-comes-capitol-hill General Motors CEO Mary T. Barra testified on Capitol Hill Tuesday, speaking before a House panel that is investigating how the company handled problems with its vehicles' ignition switch. Tue, 01 Apr 2014 20:01:00 +0000 Don Gonyea 28201 at http://wuwm.com