Thursday Morning News Roundup 12-6-2012


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.

  • If President Barack Obama and Congress fail to come to agreement over the fiscal cliff, high-income Californians would end up paying the Nation’s highest tax rate of nearly 52 percent because of the passage of Proposition 30.


  • More bad news about the National Defense Authorization Act. Lawmakers have proposed an amendment that would add a national online sales tax.



  • The CIA scrubbed and abandoned the United States’ diplomatic facility in Benghazi, Libya, within eight hours of the fatal Sept. 11 attacks, according to a report.


  • Pot smokers in Washington State are jubilant as they spark up joints under Seattle’s Space Needle.




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Sam Rolley

Staff writer Sam Rolley began a career in journalism working for a small town newspaper while seeking a B.A. in English. After learning about many of the biases present in most modern newsrooms, Rolley became determined to find a position in journalism that would allow him to combat the unsavory image that the news industry has gained. He is dedicated to seeking the truth and exposing the lies disseminated by the mainstream media at the behest of their corporate masters, special interest groups and information gatekeepers.