The U.S. Department of Energy released updates Wednesday to its maintained list of loan guarantee projects. The Institute For Energy Research (IER) crunched the numbers and discovered that five years’ worth of taxpayer-diverted funds for renewable energy projects has produced not much more than 2,000 new, permanent jobs since President Barack Obama originally announced his […]
A woman who styles herself a “life coach” for Muslims advises other Islamic wives to shut up or face their exasperated husbands’ religiously justified violence with the dignity their pre-ordained domestic role demands. “Women talk ceaselessly. It’s the woman’s fault if she’s killed,” said Sibel Uresin in an Islamic print magazine column. “It looks better […]
The Department of Education announced Thursday that, in a move to be more accepting to unique family structures, it will remove language from financial aid applications that uses gender-specific language to identify dependent students’ parents. Instead of asking for income information for cohabitant fathers and mothers, the Education Department will begin asking for the financial […]
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House Republicans took the Barack Obama White House to task with renewed vigor on Wednesday over charges that the Administration orchestrated a shameful cover-up of the Benghazi, Libya, terror attack in September.
In Chicago, only cops and criminals are allowed to own guns. Even museums in the city are barred from displaying guns of historical significance, according to a local official seeking a change in ordinance.
Mayors Against Illegal Guns, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s charity for municipal elected Democrats who view gun control as a palliative for urban violence, is being less than charitable to a few U.S. Senators who helped defeat the Manchin-Toomey gun control bill last month.
A survey of more than 700 corporate chief executives has produced a ranking of the Nation’s most business-friendly States, using a few basic criteria. Not surprisingly, the States that top the list have a lot in common.
U.S. military barracks with girlie calendars and pin-ups on the walls will be getting the sterile treatment under another Defense Department inspection aimed at rooting out gender-offensive material in military working environments. The new round of “close-up, comprehensive” inspections will focus on soldiers, sailors and Marines, much the same as a similar sweep of Air […]
The House has scheduled to vote again next week on a measure to repeal the President’s signature healthcare law, a move that some people have described as a ploy to appease freshmen GOP lawmakers who did not have the opportunity to take part in previous repeal votes. House Majority leader Eric Cantor announced via Twitter […]