DOE’s Vehicle Fleet Roughly The Size of Its 15,000+ Staff, Inspector General Calls The $60M Spent Annually on Travel a ‘Paltry Amount’
How about this: according to Christopher Johns, director of the Energy Department’s budget office, the DOE’s vehicle fleet is roughly the size of its staff — which ... out of Johns but received the same answer each time.
Mining the Bottom of the Ocean Is As Bad for the Environment As It Sounds
Andrew Thurber, a researcher at the College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences at Oregon State University, talked to me about the issue. Thurber’s review on the deep sea’s relationship to us on land ... roughly the size of a potato, that contain ...
The age of saving
Whereas the UK took the latter approach and France the former, both their economies were roughly the same size in 2007, and are roughly the ... all the way up to Greece whose debt is an unaffordable 174.1%. Similarly the EU ranges from thrifty Latvia ...
As Greece questions its identity ‘the only thing uniting us is conflict’
To come from a quiet, rural, inward-looking state into the current chaos of the EU in which it is expected to be European and yet at the same time retain its Greekness? Was Greece ever ready ... “the only thing that unites us is conflict.”
What the Hell Is Happening in Iraq Right Now?
UPDATE, Monday, June 16, 6:56 p.m EDT: President Obama sent a letter to Congress late Monday informing the body that, under the War Powers Resolution, he would be sending up to 275 US troops to Iraq ... of Iraqi soldiers — roughly 30,000 men — simply ...