A proposal that requires Tennessee voters to show photo identification before they can cast ballots has been signed by the governor.
“I believe the federal government should invest substantially more in basic research — on new energy sources, fuel-economy technology, materials science and the like. I believe Washington should raise energy research spending to $20 billion a year, from the $4 billion that is spent today.” ~ Mitt Romney
John Edwards indicted on six counts: conspiracy, four counts of illegal campaign contributions and one count of false statements. He faces up to five years in prison if convicted on all counts.
The Alabama Legislature passed an Arizona-style law Thursday night to crack down on illegal immigration, including a requirement that all businesses verify new employees are legal residents.