Presidential election is an opportunity, not a mandate

A presidential election victory is not a mandate. In fact, winning a presidential election never is, despite the opinion of too many pundits. Even Republican President Ronald Reagan recognized this when he won a landslide re-election in 1984, winning 49 states and garnering 525 electoral votes. In the aftermath of that election, Reagan pushed bipartisan …

UCI shows commitment to continuing education – OCRegister

Dasha Kukhtyk has been in the United States for only a few months, but she’s already loving it. The vivacious 24-year-old from Ukraine studies business administration at UC Irvine and dreams of starting her own music business. She was drawn to Irvine for its warm weather and safety, she said. “I love how open people …

Emergency care shock: Patients hit with surprise out-of-network bills

Patients who go to hospitals covered by their medical plans often receive a bill from a doctor who was not in the insurer’s network. Doug Moore was out of town at a Florida conference on information technology in October 2015 when he was struck with terrible abdominal pain. He tried to go to an urgent …

Ukraine’s Imported Corruption Busters

Photo Mikheil Saakashvili speaking last week at a news conference in Kiev, Ukraine. Credit Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters The whole saga of Mikheil Saakashvili, the former president of Georgia, showing up in Ukraine as the corruption-fighting governor of Odessa has been a curious one, as was his resignation last week with a loud flurry of attacks on …

Video Conferencing Systems – Bring the World at Your Finger Tips

Airlines from around the world have reported a huge drop in the number of people travelling in business class in last 8 to 10 years. There are many reasons behind this decline in number of business travelers. Two of the most important reasons are recession and video conferencing systems. These days, almost every company has …