With 2 trustees absent, HISD delays vote on tax rate proposal With 2 trustees absent, HISD delays vote on tax rate proposal Houston Chronicle Copyright 2013 Houston Chronicle. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 8:56 pm, Thursday, June 20, 2013 The Houston school board on Thursday postponed a vote on the district's budget with two trustees absent and some concerned about supporting a ...
June 21, 2013 - Houston Chronicle
Pagan carted off field in first rehab game Outfielder Angel Pagan, who has been absent from the Giants' lineup since May 25 with a strained left hamstring, had a setback during the first game of his rehab assignment with Class A San Jose at Stockton. Pagan was unable to run out a grounder to second base in the ninth inning and had to limp to first base before collapsing to the ground. A cart took Pagan off the field.
June 21, 2013 - Major League Baseball
Scott Brown to campaign with Gabriel Gomez Senator Scott P. Brown, largely absent from the Senate campaign trail after deciding not to run himself, will appear an election-eve really for Republican nominee Gabriel E. Gomez, a top Gomez campaign official said Thursday.
June 20, 2013 - Boston Globe
Barack Obama in Detroit Free Press I said, 'None of us are absent of some regrets ...... that's why we enjoy and seek the grace of God.' As I reflect on the full sweep of 92 years, it seems to me that his life bent toward justice,Obama said. "Robert Byrd possessed that...
John McCain in Washington Post It's huge that he's absent,John McCain told George Stephanopoulos, "not only because of my personal affection for him, but because I think the health-care reform might be in a very different place today."