America ratified the Eighteenth Amendment to the Constitution – which banned alcoholic beverages – in January 1920. It would have been obscenely obnoxious – and an unbelievable governmental overreach – to have then begun arresting people for drinking in December 1919, and then working your way back through the calendar. Show More Summary
An amendment filed Monday by Rep. H. Morgan Griffith (R-Va.) would eliminate the agency's Budget Analysis Division, cutting 89 jobs and $15 million of the CBO's proposed $48.5 million budget.
The ad, entitled "Second Amendment," starts off with the audio, which includes the sound of shots being fired and people shouting, "Stay down!"
The House of Representatives is expected to approve amended agreements that could lead to Connecticut's first casino on non-tribal land. House Speaker Joe Aresimowicz (ehr-eh-SIM'-oh-wits) says House members will vote … Click to Continue »
James Madison once wrote: “Government is instituted to protect property of every sort …. This being the end of government, that alone is a just government, which impartially secures to every man, whatever is his own.” Because the power...Show More Summary
Since he was confirmed to lead the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency six months ago, Administrator Scott Pruitt has relied on three points when discussing the issue of climate change. He has cast doubt on the science by claiming it’s difficult to know the human role “with precision.” He has questioned the ability of the agency […]
The ad opens with gunshots and shows Brooks, who was at the scene as a member of the House GOP baseball team, telling the media afterward that the "Second Amendment right to bear arm is to help ensure we always have a republic" and saying his position won't change.
Secretary Zinke got an assist last week from the House Appropriations Committee, which adopted an amendment to lift the long-term prohibition on the destruction of healthy wild horses and burros. This bill creates a pathway for the killing of animals currently in holding facilities and on the range. Show More Summary
When documentary filmmaker Brian Knappenberger set out to make a film about Hulk Hogan’s lawsuit against Gawker Media, he
Feminist zealots have launched an attack on NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch in a bid to deny women their Second Amendment rights. It's disgusting.
Make up your damn minds liberals : Milwaukee Police Chief Ed Flynn has just seven days to amend a policy to allow officers to chase more suspects -- or he could be fired. Flynn says those changes will mean more innocent deaths. The message...Show More Summary
Clashes erupt in Caracas as security forces fire tear gas to block opposition march on Venezuela's Supreme Court.
The Washington Post has a new article on Jared and Ivanka amending their financial disclosures to disclose additional assets. That's not the interesting part of the story. The interesting part is how together they have earned more than $100... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
First it was his security clearance paperwork, now his financials. The post OOPS: Kushner Forced To Amend Financial Disclosures After Omitting Dozens Of Assets appeared first on RedState.
Congressman Adam Schiff of California has introduced a joint resolution to overturn the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision. The joint resolution calls for a constitutional amendment allowing the United States Congress and individual states to regulate contributions and expenditures in political campaigns. Show More Summary
A legal battle against AR games like Pokémon Go has been brewing in Wisconsin and this week, the games scored a win. In February, Milwaukee County introduced a new law that required AR game makers to get a permit before their games could be designed for use in the county's parks. Show More Summary
World Rugby has approved six new law amendments that will be lumped in with existing global law trials scheduled to start in full from the 1st August. The scrum and ruck are the areas most affected, writes Rory Baldwin. The post New law amendments pave the way for rules simplification… we hope appeared first on Scottish Rugby Blog.
The amended suit by the ACLU and Lambda Legal says HB 142 doesn't fix the problems caused by the infamous anti-LGBT HB 2.
President Trump is considering pardoning family members and staffers caught up in the Russia investigation, but legal experts warn that it could backfire by making it harder for them to avoid testifying. Under the Fifth Amendment to the Constitution, Americans are protected against self-incrimination, but people who have been pardoned are no longer under any…
In a new episode of “Scheer Intelligence,” host and Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer talks with Brian Knappenberger (pictured) about his new documentary on billionaire Peter Thiel’s takedown of Gawker Media.