Will The Administration of President Barack Obama turn the same blind eye toward State laws defiant of possible Federal gun-grabbing laws as it has thus far with States that have legalized recreational marijuana?
Yesterday morning, Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) was welcomed to speak on the topic of immigration reform by the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. The Senator’s speech, peppered with passages in Spanish and even a reference to poet Pablo Neruda to underline the beauty of Hispanic romanticism, pushed a libertarian-leaning approach to solving America’s immigration problems.
Sometimes, tragic military training accidents take the lives of America’s finest. However, only during budget cuts do lawmakers try to shamelessly blame the deaths on conservative fiscal policies.
Ahead of President Barack Obama’s trip to Israel, the nation’s embassy released an “official trailer” hyping the Presidential visit. At the very least, the video may make some Americans rethink that $3 billion in yearly aid to the nation.
The Transportation Security Administration, notorious for feeling up grandmothers and children at airport security checkpoints, also gets off on hassling wounded combat veterans, according to a complaint filed by Representative Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.). A recent victim of TSA stupidity was an unnamed wounded Marine who lost both of his legs in an IED blast. Hunter […]
The recent flap over the release of more than 2,000 illegal immigrants from U.S. custody only worsened this week after the head of the U.S. Immigration Customs Enforcement (ICE) revealed that many of those let go may have been DUI convicts. In a hearing Tuesday, ICE director John Morton heard an earful from Representative Trey […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories that Personal Liberty staffers will be keeping an eye on throughout the day. Click the links for the full stories.
Senate Democrats in charge of the budget process won Round One over their GOP counterparts last week in the battle over how to implement sequestration’s spending “cuts,” offering up the U.S. Department of Agriculture as an illustration of just how severely a tiny reduction in Federal spending is supposed to harm real Americans.
When Henry David Thoreau decided to get away from it all at Walden Pond in Concord, Mass., he wanted to discover “what, to use the words of the catechism, is the chief end of man, and what are the true necessaries and means of life.” He’d have a hard time doing so today without government intrusion.
The Republican National Committee (RNC) issued a lengthy report Monday strongly criticizing the party’s inability in recent elections to reach outside an increasingly homogenous and single-minded core of traditional voters.