Monday, December 10, 2012
Named the quartet-in-residence at Indiana University's Jacob School of Music in March 2012, the Pacifica was the quartet-in-residence at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (2009 – 2012) – a position previously held by the Guarneri String Quartet – and received the 2009 Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance.
The U.S. Supreme Court put on hold President Obama's Clean Power Plan until the lower courts have ruled, ultimately paving the way for a showdown with the highest court in 2017. The plan requires states and utilities to use less coal in favor of electricity derived from wind, solar, and natural gas, cutting carbon output to less than 2005 levels.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Should a special prosecutor be appointed to evaluate the investigation of Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while Secretary of State?