Monday Morning News Roundup 12-17-2012


Monday Morning News Roundup 12-17-2012

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.

  • Investors beware: The end of the year fiscal cliff drama is expected to cause volatile swings on Wall Street.


  • President Barack Obama’s Sandy aid bill is full of pork. It includes more than $8 million to buy cars and equipment for the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Justice, $150 million for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to dole out to fisheries in Alaska and $2 million for the Smithsonian Institution to repair museum roofs in Washington.




  • An independent report will be issued to the Department of State today to help officials better understand what happened in Benghazi, Libya, in September.



  • With the fabled Mayan Apocalypse doomsday date just ahead, some people are preparing for the end of the world this week.

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Sam Rolley

Sam Rolley began a career in journalism working for a small town newspaper while seeking a B.A. in English. After covering community news and politics, Rolley took a position at Personal Liberty Media Group where could better hone his focus on his true passions: national politics and liberty issues. In his daily columns and reports, Rolley works to help readers understand which lies are perpetuated by the mainstream media and to stay on top of issues ignored by more conventional media outlets.

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