TRNS News Notes is brought to you by Victoria Jones. Victoria Jones is the Chief White House correspondent and global analyst of the Washington DC based Talk Radio News Service, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally.The Tunisian National Dialogue Quarter has been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for its role in helping the country's transition to democracy. The group made a "decisive contribution to the building of a pluralistic democracy" after the 2011 revolution," the chair of the Nobel committee said (BBC) News NowMcCarthy quits speaker [...]
With one week till election day 2014, Nicole Sandler takes a look at what's at stake. Sadly, the prospect of reasonable gun laws in the first national election following the Newtown massacre and just days after yet another school shooting are virtually absent from the nation's ballots, as The Nation's George Zornick tells us. Plus, a nuclear accident in Illinois that the mainstream corporate media is silent about!