Matt Hadro

September 18, 2008 - 8:22 AM
My Articles
Abortion Rights Advocates Want Abortion to Be 'Pro-Family'CNS
Monday, 19 January 2009 - 7:33pm
It is time for abortion rights advocates to include a "pro-family" context in their conversations about reproductive rights, according to Malika Saada Saar, executive director of the Rebecca Project for Human Rights.
Sen. Bob Casey, Jr., Opposes Freedom of Choice Act, But Won't Say If He'd Support FilibusterCNS
Friday, 16 January 2009 - 9:12pm
Sen. Bob Casey, Jr., told last week that he opposes the Freedom of Choice Act, but he would not say whether he would support a filibuster of it.
Pepsi Ad Campaign: Obama Will 'Refresh Our Nation'CNS
Wednesday, 14 January 2009 - 8:51pm
Pepsi is running a new advertising campaign that keys into the upcoming inauguration – one that features a re-designed corporate logo that mimics the distinctive Obama "O" campaign logo, and refers to the president-elect as "the man who is about to refresh our nation."
Education Secretary-Nominee Defends Chicago Schools Failure to Meet No Child Left Behind StandardsCNS
Tuesday, 13 January 2009 - 9:26pm
President-elect Obama's nominee to head the Education Department, told senators at his confirmation hearing Tuesday that No Child Left Behind standards for Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) are "illogical." 
Economists Say Bush 'Chucked' Free Market Principles Long Before Financial Crisis CNS
Monday, 12 January 2009 - 10:17pm
Economists agree that the president,"chucked aside" free market principles, but they believe it happened well before the end of his second term.
Catholic Cardinal Urges Obama to Bring Illegal Immigrants ‘Out of the Shadows’ CNS
Friday, 9 January 2009 - 8:33pm
Roman Catholic Cardinal Roger Mahoney, the archbishop of Los Angeles, urged President-elect Barack Obama last week to expend some of his "tremendous political capital' by moving quickly to enact comprehensive immigration reform.
Obama’s Proposed HHS Secretary Supported Clinton Health Care Plan as Senator--and Wanted an Even Bigger OneCNS
Monday, 5 January 2009 - 8:02pm
Sen. Tom Daschle (D-S.D.), a former Senate majority leader, not only favored the government-mandated health care reform plan of Hillary Clinton, he
U.S. Issued 3,400 Visas to Immigrants from ‘State Sponsors of Terror’ in 2008CNS
Wednesday, 31 December 2008 - 4:52pm
The State Deaprtment's Diversity Visa Lottery allows potential immigrants to come to the U.S. and apply for Green Cards without any sponsors -- even if they come from nations that are state sponsors of terror.
Schools Led by Obama's Education Secretary Designee Failed No-Child-Left-Behind Standard for Five YearsCNS
Tuesday, 30 December 2008 - 8:52pm
Reading and math proficiency for some subgroups in the Chicago Public Schools was so low that the district failed to make overall "Adequate Yearly Progress" for the last five years, education statistics say.  
U.S. Payments for UN Peacekeeping More Than Doubled in Six YearsCNS
Sunday, 28 December 2008 - 10:02pm
U.S. payments for UN peacekeeping activities have more than doubled in the last six years, rising from $700 million in 2003 to an expected $1.8 billion in 2009.