Sam Rolley Archive
Sam Rolley Staff writer Sam Rolley began a career in journalism working for a small town newspaper while seeking a B.A. in English. After learning about many of the biases present in most modern newsrooms, Rolley became determined to find a position in journalism that would allow him to combat the unsavory image that the news industry has gained. He is dedicated to seeking the truth and exposing the lies disseminated by the mainstream media at the behest of their corporate masters, special interest groups and information gatekeepers. Email this author.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, responsible for a number of major rules that affect American commuters on a daily basis, is looking to grant itself authority to rush rules into law without the traditional public comment period. NHTSA officials have floated a proposal that would give the agency “direct final rulemaking” authority over new […]
President Barack Obama announced earlier in the week that he would take a 5 percent pay cut to his Presidential salary in support of Federal employees affected by sequestration cuts. “The president has decided that to share in the sacrifice being made by public servants across the federal government that are affected by the sequester, […]
Bellicose language, it seems, is not reserved for Hermit Kingdom dictator Kim Jong-un. Hawkish Senator James Inhofe (R-Okla.), the ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said in a recent interview that the United States should prepare immediately to strike North Korea. “We should be prepared to do it right now,’’ Inhofe told Newsmax. […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories that Personal Liberty staffers will be keeping an eye on throughout the day. Click the links for the full stories. Knee-jerk alert: Lawmakers in Connecticut just passed a steaming pile of anti-gun legislation that will do little more than criminalize a vast number of its law-abiding […]
The United States is not a country whose leaders appear to put great value in the idea of winning the hearts and minds of the citizens of geopolitical foes. But the unintended consequences of American imperialist behavior in the Mideast have very human impacts.
The Senate, in a bid to make the American people believe lawmakers were holding themselves accountable for the Nation’s financial troubles, passed a measure last month urging members to forgo 20 percent of their legislative pay during sequestration. But a poll of lawmakers conducted by The Hill, suggests that a majority won’t follow through with the self-imposed pay cuts.
If it weren’t so frightening, it would be funny: Representative Diana DeGette (D-Colo.), the leading sponsor of a bill that would impose a Federal ban on high capacity magazines, has no idea what magazines actually are. During a forum on gun control sponsored by The Denver Post on Tuesday, DeGette was asked to give specific […]
President Barack Obama is set to release his long awaited — and very late — 2014 budget proposal by April 10. But if Republicans are hoping for a proposal that balances the budget in the next 10, 20 or 30 years, they can keep dreaming. White House Senior Adviser Dan Pfeiffer acknowledged Wednesday that the […]
Cincinnati-based Fox 19 reporter Ben Swann has become something of a national newsman superstar among liberty advocates and mainstream media cynics for his no nonsense, and often contrarian, segment “Reality Check.” According to reports, Swann may now be moving on to bigger things. In a recent announcement, Swann said that he will be leaving his […]
Second Amendment advocates breathed a heavy sigh of relief when it became apparent that Senator Dianne Feinstein’s (D-Calif.) assault weapon ban bill has little chance of legislative success. But those Americans who value their right to bear arms haven’t yet won the battle against gun grabbers. President Barack Obama is giving a speech at the […]