Republicans were unable to pass a law that would have allowed consumers to continue purchasing old-style incandescent light bulbs.
The U.S. Department of Justice is drawing fire over a memorandum it released last week, in which the DOJ essentially says State laws regarding the legalization of marijuana for medical purposes are irrelevant when it comes to the prosecution of growers, sellers and distributors of the drug.
Many people may want to try holistic medicine treatments instead of what their doctor is prescribing; but for some, alternative medicine is unaffordable.
President Barack Obama’s Administration implemented a measure on Monday that would require some States to report multiple sales of semiautomatic rifles to Federal authorities.
With so many recent, conflicting court decisions on what police and other law enforcement officials can and cannot do regarding citizens’ technological property, it is easy for one to get confused about his or her rights. With this in mind, the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) recently released the “Know Your Rights” guide, which offers a variety of tips on interacting with officials during searches and seizures of cellphones, computers and more.
Some people who are interested in preserving Americans’ 2nd Amendment right to bear arms have expressed concern that President Barack Obama will restrict gun rights in the wake of the January shooting in Tucson, Ariz..
President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign announced today that it raised more than $86 million in the second quarter, setting a record for the most money raised by an incumbent in a single quarter. In a video sent to donors and supporters, Campaign Manager Jim Messina offered a preview of Obama’s campaign financial report, which will be released in full on Friday. Messina said the $86 million sum represents pooled money from the Obama for America campaign (OFA) and the Democratic National Committee (DNC).
On Wednesday, gold prices reached $1,580.70 an ounce, setting the stage for the eighth consecutive day of gains — a record unmatched since 2006. The price reflects worldwide financial fears, as the euro zone and United States debt crises rage on.
President Barack Obama warned that Social Security checks and payments to veterans might be at risk if a deal is not made on the debt ceiling.
Representative Ron Paul (R-Texas) has predicted that the United States will endure a bankruptcy.