What’s going to be on the agenda in Washington this week? The topics discussed on the Sunday political talk shows often serve as an indicator of the hot topics to come. Here’s what was discussed yesterday.
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The 2014 Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) kicked off Thursday, and Personal Liberty is there. Here’s a roundup of the themes and trends to take away from Day Two. And be sure to check back Monday for our CPAC summary, including a breakdown of the Presidential straw poll.
Brush up on the day’s headlines with Personal Liberty’s P.M. Edition news links.
Whether to cast the canopy of the conservative Big Tent wide enough to welcome homosexuals into the fold has largely been a non-issue at this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference, thanks in no small part to the controversial dis-invite of another marginal group: conservative atheists. This year’s spat between the American Atheists and the American […]
Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) delivered an impassioned, libertarian-flavored speech to a standing-room-only crowd of Conservative Political Action Conference attendees Friday, leaving no doubt about which CPAC speaker appeals to the broadest swath of American conservatives.
Another unrefined pastiche of imagery captured from the second day of CPAC’s silliness and seriousness. All photos by Personal Liberty staff writer Sam Rolley.
WASHINGTON (UPI) — The Internal Revenue Service agreed to turn over emails and other material from Lois Lerner, a central figure in the agency’s targeting controversy, a U.S. House panel said. Ways and Means Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich.), who threatened to subpoena the items after criticizing the Internal Revenue Service for not complying with his […]
All eyes are on Barack Obama as the situation in Ukraine intensifies. And for some reason, Jimmy Carter’s name keeps coming up. Speaking at the Conservative Political Action Conference Thursday, Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal apologized for saying Carter was the worst President in his lifetime. “President Obama has proven me wrong,” Jindal said.
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories. The U.S. economy added a solid 175,000 jobs in February, despite harsh winter weather that many analysts expected would curtail hiring, according to government data released Friday morning. Source: The Washington Post A […]