Monday, February 18, 2013
A Vision for STEM Education Conference
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Join ASSET STEM Education and Norwin School District for "A Vision for STEM Education: Exploring Connecting Transforming." The goal of this free conference is to bring education, business, industry and government leaders together for a day to share best practices for STEM education through keynote speakers, workshops and networking. For more information, visit http://www.assetinc.org/engage-with-us/stem-conference.aspx.
A Florida jury handed down a $23.6 billion verdict against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. The lawsuit was filed in Pensacola, Florida, by Cynthia Robinson, the widow of a smoker who died of lung cancer in 1996. In addition to the $23.6 billion in punitive damages, the jury awarded Robinson $16.8 million in compensatory damages.
Do you agree with the U.S. Appeals Court's ruling striking down tax credits for anyone buying health insurance through the federal marketplace?