Harnett County, N.C. Sheriff Larry Rollins gets it. He wants his deputies to respond to calls as fast as they can, but he knows that it takes a while to drive from point A to point B, no matter how urgent a call sounds. He also knows that citizens who’ve been targeted by criminals have […]
On June 27, The Electronic Frontier Foundation, Greenpeace and the Tenth Amendment Center joined forces to fly a 135-foot-long airship bearing a downturned arrow and the words “Illegal Spying Below” over the National Security Agency’s $1.2-billion data center in Bluffdale, Utah. The action was an attempt to draw attention to government spying and StandAgainstSpying.org, a […]
Farmers and the EPA are at war over a proposed rule change that the EPA says will bring a tiny fraction of waterways under Clean Water Act jurisdiction but that farm groups — and Republicans in general — say is a major Federal land grab and would bring “every drop” of water under EPA authority.
During an appearance Monday on Laura Ingraham’s radio show, Alabama Republican Congressman Mo Brooks said that Democrats’ rolling accusations of GOP racism are part of a leftist plan to exploit political correctness to wage a “war on whites” in America.
Following an incident in which a drone enthusiast stood on a public sidewalk and piloted his camera-equipped drone above the Los Angeles Police Department’s Hollywood station, the LAPD is attempting to find a legal basis for prohibiting the practice.
Voters may be sick of Congress, but they appear to be more disgusted with Democrats in Congress than Republicans. A new poll indicates that a plurality of voters not only wants the House of Representatives to continue with a Republican majority, but that they also want a Republican majority in the Senate.
The FBI is preparing to use an outside contractor to begin assessing the tone of independent media reports about the agency on a scale that rates news stories as positive, neutral or negative. The bureau’s public affairs office is advertising its need for a contractor to perform the work, but, according to The Washington Times, […]
“There are some people in Congress that think they are royalty … What happened there is a prime example of why we need term limits,” Representative Tom Marino (R-Pa.) told Fox News on Monday as he discussed House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi’s (D-Calif.) reaction when he laid blame for the immigration crisis at Democrats’ feet […]
Big rig hauler Travis Pope posted a video, shot in late July, of a brief exchange between himself and a U.S. Border Patrol agent as the trucker passed through a Border Patrol checkpoint in Texas. Then he put it on YouTube. Their conversation is brief, but it nicely encapsulates much of what’s wrong with the […]
This piece, written by Dave Albin, was originally published on the Mises website. Recently, a corn ethanol plant in Nebraska that switched to using cheaper sugar to produce biofuel was sued by local corn farmers. The dispute allows a glimpse into the clashing worlds of subsidized agriculture, and highlights what happens when people make market-oriented […]