Daily Dividend Report: EQR, TGT, AGNC, MAA, LPT, LII, LHO
Equity Residential (EQR) declared dividends on the company’s common and preferred shares. A common share dividend for the first quarter of $0.5525 per share will be paid on April 10, 2015 to shareholders of record on March 23, 2015. A quarterly dividend of $1.03625 per share will be paid on March 31, 2015 to shareholders of record on March 20, 2015 of the company’s Series K Preferred Shares.
The Pentagon Spends Less On Weapons than Thought
There’s a big debate in Congress right now about how to fix the way the Pentagon buys weapons. Legislators in both parties believe that if the military got smarter about the way it defines requirements and deals with contractors, it could save vast amounts of money. But here’s a curious thing about the debate: many lawmakers don’t seem to have a clear idea how much is actually spent on weapons. Neither do many of the pundits who comment on the subject or reporters who cover it. They’re all good at finding shocking stories about how the Pentagon overpaid forRead More
From Doubles Tennis to Internet Porn: My Year as a Supreme Court Clerk
I was standing behind the chief justice of the United States and sitting right next to him was the court’s first female justice, Sandra Day O’Connor. We were in front of a large computer screen gazing at explicit, hard-core pornography. As we examined the screen before us, I remember very distinctly what the 65-year-old O’Connor said. Before I finish that story, maybe I should start from the top. William Hubbs Rehnquist was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and was very much a midwesterner. He was polite, low-key and modest. An enlisted manRead More