Politics 2014: Internet helps out when politicians have memory lapses

Politics 2014: Internet helps out when politicians have memory lapses

Political memory sure has been aided and abetted by the Internet, where nothing really is deleted, removed or otherwise pulled out of the public arena.
NICOLE DEBEVEC, United Press International

UPI NewsTrack Quirks in the News

Woman called 911 for cigarettes ... Teens use iPhone to mimic police lights ... Bus goes wrong way on highway ... Bus passenger warned over smell ... UPI Quirks in the News.

Bus goes wrong way on highway

DENVER, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Denver Regional Transportation District officials said a bus driver was ticketed by police after driving the wrong way on the interstate.

Denver bus crash leaves 13 injured

DENVER, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Thirteen people were hurt Thursday when a public transit bus crashed into a light pole in Denver, a Regional Transportation District official said.

McCain's VP choice may undercut argument

WASHINGTON, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Likely Republican U.S. presidential nominee John McCain's choice of inexperienced Sarah Palin as his running mate could undercut a key argument, analysts say.

Democratic race makes McCain a lucky man

WASHINGTON, April 6 (UPI) -- The Democratic presidential contest is taking the focus off the GOP favorite, Arizona Sen. John McCain, causing one pundit to call him "the luckiest man alive."

McCain's age impacting running mate talk

WASHINGTON, March 22 (UPI) -- The advanced age of U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., has some experts saying the presidential candidate's choice of a running mate will be a key decision.

McCain leads in crossover votes

WASHINGTON, March 7 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., sways more votes than Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill., in the competition for crossover support, a survey indicated.

Clinton, Giuliani hold money lead

WASHINGTON, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. political strategists said presidential hopeful Rudy Giuliani appears to be alone among Republicans in laying the groundwork for a national primary plan.

Democrats top Republicans in fundraising

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2 (UPI) -- U.S. strategists in both parties said lopsided fundraising indicates Democrats are more energized this year in their quest to reclaim the White House.

Bush hits highest poll approval in a year

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19 (UPI) -- U.S. President George Bush scored his highest approval rating in a year with 44 percent in favor in a USA Today/Gallup Poll published Tuesday.

The Almanac

Today is Thursday, Oct. 23, the 296th day of 2003 with 69 to follow.
By United Press International

The Almanac

The weekly UPI Almanac package for October 20-26.
By United Press International

The Almanac

Today is Wednesday, Oct. 23, the 296th day of 2002 with 69 to follow.
By United Press International

UPI's Capital Comment for April 9, 2002

WASHINGTON, April 9 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors, and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press
By United Press International
Page 1 of 2
Scott Reed
Lt. Eric Stoutenburg, Platoon Leader, 2nd Brigade Recon Troop, scans for hostile activity during a Quick Response Force Weapons Interdiction mission in Iraq on June 19, 2004. (UPI Photo/Scott Reed/Air Force)

Scott Elgin Reed (July 3, 1921 – February 17, 1994) was a Justice of the Kentucky Supreme Court and a United States federal judge.

Born in Lexington, Kentucky, Reed received an LL.B. from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 1945. He was in private practice in Lexington, Kentucky from 1944 to 1964. He served as a judge first on the Fayette County Circuit Court, 1st Division, from 1964 to 1969, and then on the Kentucky Court of Appeals, 5th Appellate District, from 1969 to 1976. He was Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Kentucky from 1976 to 1978, remaining on that court as an Associate Justice until 1979.

On August 28, 1979, Reed was nominated by President Jimmy Carter to a new seat on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky created by 92 Stat. 1629. He was confirmed by the United States Senate on October 31, 1979, and received his commission on November 2, 1979. He assumed senior status on August 1, 1988, serving in that capacity until his death, in 1994, in Lexington, Kentucky.

This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License.
It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Scott Reed."
Most Popular
Texas man on trial for 'public execution' of drunk driver
Northrop Grumman developing reusable space plane for lifting spacecraft into orbit
American photojournalist James Wright Foley executed by Islamic State
Britain pardons World War II code-breaker castrated for homosexuality
Corona Extra recalled due to glass particles in beer