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.
- According to a leading geneticist, humans are getting dumber and dumber.
- Pittsburgh leaders are seeking a Homeland Security grant to purchase a new hovercraft for River Rescue crews.
- There are reports that Sandy Hook Elementary School shooter Adam Lanza may have been trying to outdo Anders Behring Breivik, the Norwegian man who killed 77 people in July 2011.
- U.S. Federal Reserve officials fear a backlash from paying billions of dollars to commercial banks when the time comes to raise interest rates.
- Senator Mary Landrieu (D-La.) argued during a Capitol Hill hearing that the government needs to raise taxes on Americans. Meanwhile, the Democrat owes $1,206.95 in back taxes on a home in the District of Columbia.
- More States are joining the fight against draconian Federal gun laws by considering the Firearms Freedom Act.
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