The following article was written by Eugene Curtin and published in the Bellevue Leader.
Laura Ebke can perhaps relate to those small bands of colonial Americans who first began muttering about royal oppression while downing mugs of ale and composing rousing pamphlets.Read more
The national debt has surged more than half a trillion dollars in the last three weeks, as the suspension of the debt ceiling in late October has allowed the government to borrow as much as it wants.Read more
The following is an excerpt from an article written by Randolph J. May and published on The Hill.
On the second day of this now nearly gone year, I published an essay, "A Question for 2015: Is the FCC Unlawful?" In it, I stated that "there are reasons why this year will be a propitious time to examine — even more intensely than in the past — the FCC and its actions through just such a lawfulness frame of reference."Read more
A new Reuters poll released Friday proved what many Americans know to be true: our country is headed in the wrong direction.Read more
When it comes to the federal regulatory state, we don’t know what we don’t know.Read more
A Senate committee is looking into the millions of taxpayer dollars being spent on ads to promote ObamaCare enrollment.Read more
President Barack Obama’s war on coal has helped claim 1,500 more victims, this time in Erie, Pa., at a 100-year-old locomotive plant.Read more
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) objected to legislation that would prevent taxpayer funding from going towards oil paintings for members of government such as Harry Reid, Wednesday.Read more
The Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan is expected to dramatically affect how Americans get their power.
But perhaps it’s better to describe the ultimate effect as extreme, given that dozens of states immediately filed lawsuits to block implementation of the plan.Read more
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency boasted back in May that its new clean-water rule would mark a historic step to protect the nation's streams and wetlands from pollution.
But U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander sees the new rule as government overreach at its worst — or, as he described it recently, yet another "big wet blanket of burdensome regulations."Read more
The national jobs report for October was released Friday, and it was so good the media almost ran out of synonyms for “so good” to describe it.Read more
"The federal government trumps anything and everything it wants to trump at the state and local level," Mark Levin said on a recent episode of The Levin Show. So what's the solution? Listen to the excerpt below to find out.Read more
Bob Strawder parked his semi-truck after a draining day on the road and walked into a fuel station.Read more
To every man and woman who has risked it all to protect the freedom we enjoy -- thank you. Your service does not go unnoticed, and we are forever in your debt.Read more
Leave it to federal bureaucrats to find a way around pesky constitutional requirements. The Daily Caller reported last week that federal officials are using “administrative subpoenas” to circumvent the Fourth Amendment’s prohibition against warrantless searches and seizures. These subpoenas aren’t issued by a judge -- federal agencies simply cook them up whenever they need information for an investigation.Read more
Medical workers at an Illinois VA hospital say two prominent lawmakers were aware that veterans were at risk due to rampant medical neglect at the facility, but neglected to seriously address the problems despite multiple requests.Read more
Mismanagement and incompetence continue to plague the Department of Homeland Security. After spending $1 billion in taxpayer money -- and working for over a decade -- the DHS has only digitized one immigration document out of over 100. The rest of the documents still have to be filled out and submitted via paper and mail.Read more