Rigors of The Position of Vice President
The vice president’s job in the United States isn’t just representing the president and the nation at state dinners and funerals. The role is also called upon when the United States Senate has a tie. When there is a 50-50 tie in the Senate, the vice president has the duty of breaking the tie.
Harris cast the tie-breaking vote, giving the Democrats a win and voting to send the bill forward.
With the Senate evenly split between two parties, the vice president may be called again to break a tied vote on new laws.
Handwriting Is Literally Important for Literacy – And Other Things!
Researchers in Australia found a trend that kids are entering into high school unable to write clearly. A study of students reveals that students’ writing skills have gotten worse since 2011.
So, dust off that pencil box, pull out a piece of notebook paper, and practice, practice, practice.
Myanmar – What’s Going On?
A 25-year-old in the city of Rangoon showed what people are feeling: “Waking up to learn your world has been completely turned upside down overnight was not a new feeling, but a feeling that I thought that we had moved on from, and one that I never thought we’d be forced to feel again.”