Daily Archives: April 12, 2010

Pulitzer goes to editorial animation cartoonist who hit back on stolen e-mails

The 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning has been awarded to “Mark Fiore, self syndicated, for his online animated cartoons appearing on SFGate.com, the San Francisco Chronicle Web site, where his biting wit, extensive research and ability to distill complex … Continue reading

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Draft of 5th U.S. Climate Action Report required by climate treaty posted for 28-day public review

The U.S. government on April 7 issued the public review draft of its fifth “national communication” required under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).  U.S. Climate Action Report 2010 is the first comprehensive statement so far from … Continue reading

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Obama should end delay in appointing new federal whistleblower rights protection official

Fifteen months into this administration, the White House has yet to nominate someone to head the Office of Special Counsel, an independent oversight agency charged with protecting federal employees from prohibited personnel practices, including retaliation for whistleblowing. It has now … Continue reading

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