Obama signed the law in December that will allow gays for the first time in history to serve in America military without hiding their sexual orientation and he urged those kicked out under the old law to re enlist. That made good on a campaign promise that gay rights supporters said was long overdue but which Gates and some other senior Obama advisers preferred to defer. Gates worried publicly that the change would fray the close bonds of soldiers in combat..
I should add that the only members left from when I joined in 1995 are Pete London and myself. Everyone’s been here since around 1998, though. Chris Burge is our newest member, now with us for about three years. Another set of housing statistics out Thursday should further fuel talk that Canada three hottest housing markets are unduly influencing national numbers.This time it was Vancouver which last month saw sales jump 17.7% from a year ago and 16.1% above the 10 year sales average for the month, according to the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver.Prices also continue to rise with the benchmark composite price for the city $633,500, a 5.3% increase from a year ago. The average detached home in the city sold for $1.26 million in September.The numbers are sure to catch the eye of Joe Oliver, the federal finance minister who said on Wednesday he doesn’t think there is a housing bubble and that Vancouver, Toronto and Calgary are much different markets than the rest of the country.Finance Minister Joe Oliver says Calgary, Toronto and Vancouver distorting housing numbersWhy older seniors should rent instead of buyFrom $99,999 to $1 million plus: Here’s what Canadians can buy in Florida real estate are some markets flat and some are experiencing some decline, Mr. Oliver told reporters.The latest statistics seems to back that up.
During the 1950s and 1960s, Americans became more and more interested in German Shepherds and large numbers of the breed were imported from Germany. Since German Shepherds are intelligent and easy to train, the breed is commonly used today as police dogs for search and rescue missions. In addition, due to their loyal and affectionate personality, German Shepherds make excellent pets for families with young children and are frequently used as watch dogs.
On Wednesday, December 3rd, in Mrs. Leonard home base 6th grade science class, we went down to the creek, baseball fields, and along the road to look for trash. We are studying about soil, landfills, burning trash, and recycling waste. I know Ray Ban used to be cheaper and are more expensive now because they are trending. I wonder if the quality has changed? I have rarely been able to hang on to a pair of sunglasses for longer than three years and I super diligent and organized. I caution against spending a lot of money.