Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories.
On Monday, the Supreme Court rejected two National Rifle Association challenges to laws that ban handgun permits for people under 21.
President Barack Obama is, in the eyes of the majority of Americans, a President who is failing to earn respect from his global peers – even as Americans continue to believe the U.S. as a Nation commands international respect.
“Stop Government Abuse Week” kicked off Monday in the House. Republicans in the lower chamber plan to hold votes on at least 12 measures designed to increase transparency and curtail government abuse.
George Soros, billionaire hero to progressive activists looking for a financial lifeline everywhere, ramped up political spending threefold through his Open Society Policy Center and its financial affiliate in 2013 – and there’s no reason to believe he’s slowing down.
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Actor and short-lived pundit Alec Baldwin penned a 5,300 word essay in New York Magazine titled “Alec Baldwin: Good-bye, Public Life” to explain how running afoul of vocal LGBT advocates and his brief tenure at MSNBC made him realize that he wishes to leave public life for good. In November, Baldwin, an outspoken fan of […]
West Virginia’s Democrat-majority House of Representatives approved a bill earlier this month to raise the State’s mandatory minimum wage to $8.75 per hour above the Federal minimum wage of $7.25. Except for Legislative staffers. The bill itself requires a denial of basic market forces, but in exempting staffers, handicapped employees, students, seniors and 16 other […]
President Barack Obama told an assemblage of Democratic governors last week that, thanks to Obamacare’s mandatory Medicaid expansion in States that match the Federal government’s health care subsidy, “We’ve got close to seven million Americans who have access to health care for the first time.” It’s nowhere close to being true. Even Obama Administration apologist […]
Last week Ukraine saw its worst violence since the break-up of the Soviet Union over 20 years ago. Protesters occupying the main square in the capitol city, Kiev, clashed with police leaving many protesters and police dead and many more wounded. It is an ongoing tragedy and it looks like there is no end in […]