West Municipal News Municipal news briefs from the West suburban area:
June 13, 2013 - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Municipal League to background-check candidates The King County Municipal League, known for its nonpartisan ratings of local candidates, is going to start background checking them, too. The nonprofit group is teaming with a new nonprofit called CandidateVerification. CandidateVerification will use the same technology used by corporations hiring n
June 12, 2013 - Seattle Times
Eric Schmidt in San Francisco Chronicle We didn't reach this decision lightly; after all, we had a fair amount of brand equity tied up in our old name,Schmidt added. "But the more we surfed around (the former) Topeka's municipal Web site, the more kinship we felt with this fine...
Rafi Eitan in MSNBC Har Homa is an integral, organic part of Jerusalem,Eitan said. "No promise was ever given to anyone that we wouldn't continue to build in Har Homa, because it's within the municipal borders of Jerusalem."
Antonin Scalia in Tbo.com We repeat those assurances here,Alito wrote. "Despite municipal respondents' doomsday proclamations, (the decision) does not imperil every law regulating firearms."