A Florida man was traveling South with his family on the way home from a wedding in New Jersey when the Maryland Transportation Authority Police began tailing his Ford Expedition. After about 10 minutes, the police pulled him over and told him they knew he owned a gun. They demanded he produce it for them on the spot.
During an appearance on radio shock-jock Howard Stern’s show this week, movie producer Harvey Weinstein said that he’s teaming up with actress Meryl Streep to produce a feature film that will make gun enthusiasts, namely members of the National Rifle Association, “wish they weren’t alive.”
Federal agencies paid out $688 billion of taxpayer money in improper payments between 2002 and 2012. And even though the agencies have known all along that the payments were being made in error, their own accounting indicates that $100 billion in improper payments is still on the books.
President Barack Obama’s urgent focus on closing the wealth gap in America is barely on anyone’s radar. Simply put, almost no one views income inequality as a problem — especially compared with the overall economy, unemployment, healthcare and, of course, government itself.
The Electronic Frontier Foundation is planning to grade the President’s forthcoming National Security Agency “reform” package, and they’re asking Americans to make their wishes known before Obama unveils his plan on Friday. By The Electronic Frontier Foundation On Friday, President Barack Obama will announce changes and potential reforms he will make to the National Security […]
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Former defense secretary Robert Gates offers heavy criticism of Washington elites including President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Congress and many other people involved with national politics in his tell all book Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War. While some of his former colleagues have refrained from commenting on Gates’ book— which is […]
The nonprofit Government Accountability Institute (GAI) released a timeline Wednesday that offers a side-by-side comparison of what President Barack Obama was doing during the days leading up to, and after, the Sept. 11, 2012 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, while the terror attack was taking place. GAI had previously reported that Obama […]
On Thursday, a new report based on the material leaked by National Security Agency whistle-blower Edward Snowden revealed that the agency has collected and analyzed nearly 200 million text messages a day through a program called Dishfire. The Guardian reported that one 2011 NSA document referred to SMS text messages as a “goldmine to exploit” […]
How could he not have seen it coming? House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) got on Facebook Wednesday to slam President Obama for threatening to usurp Congress’ legislative powers by posting two contrasting photos and remarking on the President’s aggressive language about resorting to executive orders. On one side of the graphic, Boehner’s photo post has a […]