United for Care Does ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in Honor of Cathy Jordan
The folks over at United for Care have jumped on the ALS Ice Bucket challenge and decided to get doused for the cause.
Marijuana legalization: Turn back federal prohibition
The feel-good article about the vibe at Hempfest missed the major news ["After legalization, Hempfest more celebration than protest," Local News, Aug. 15].
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Hardball Questions On Immigration To Ask Your [Feckless] Rep Or Senator(s) At Townhalls
On Radio Derb a month ago, His Excellency John Derbyshire recounted his quizzing of visiting Repub presidential wannabees about immigration policy when these exalted beings showed up at the National Review offices to strut their stuff before the assembled staff: It was eye-opening, just how little these supposed masters of policy knew about U.S.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Steve Scalise, Loretta Sanchez Keep #IceBucketChallenge in the Family
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana has taken one for the leadership team, completing the charitable #IceBucketChallenge thrust upon him by Rep. Renee Ellmers, R-N.C., without redirecting the temporary discomfort further up the chain of command.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Splitting Up California Won't Do The GOP Any Favors, Study Finds
Silicon Valley venture capitalist Tim Draper presents his drivers license for identification purposes to Heather Ditty, elections manager for the Sacramento County Registrar of Voters, as he turns in boxes of petitions for a ballot initiative that would ask voters to split California into six separate states, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Sacramento, ... (more)
Fri Aug 08, 2014
National Organization For Marriage Announces Target Boycott
Less than 48 hours after mass market realtor Target publicly solidified their support for marriage equality in a court filing on Tuesday, the National Organization for Marriage announced a boycott of the chain.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Young America's Foundation
A Week In Pictures: NCSC 2014
This week over 400 students from 41 states joined together in the nation's capital to hear from a star-studded line up of speakers in the Conservative movement and in the process created lifelong friendships.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
World News Report
Cannabis Legalization Efforts in Congress Motivate Crown Baus Capital ...
BOCA RATON, FL, USA, August 1, 2014 / EINPresswire.com / -- August 1, 2014 BEVERLY HILLS, California -- July 31, 2014 -- Crown Baus Capital Corp .
Rep. Dana Rohrabacher: European Allies Have Become 'Weenies'
The United States' European allies have become "a bunch of weenies" on the world stage, and America should reach out to governments willing to stand up to "evil forces in the world," according to House Foreign Affairs Committee member Rep. Dana Rohrabacher.
Lawmaker: On camping trip, Reagan 'won my heart'
Early one morning in southern California, Ronald Reagan - with his shirt flapping open and shaving cream still on his face - won the heart of a future 13-term congressman.
Day 2: House Republicans Come Back with Tougher Border Bill Proposals
A news story about the "shining" Scalise operation said it was savvy enough to go over the heads of lawmakers who "can't be convinced."
Thu Jul 31, 2014
The Washington Post
At 11th hour, House GOP poised to pass border bill
House Speaker John Boehner , joined by Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers and incoming Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy , speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill on July 29 following a Republican strategy session.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
U.S. Congressman Rohrabacher: Ethiopia MUST Release Andargachew Tsige
By Dana Rohrabacher , REPUBLICAN Dana Rohrabacher on Monday urged Ethiopia's prime minister to release Andargachew Tsige, a native-born opposition leader with British citizenship who last month was extradicted to the African nation from Yemen under questionable circumstances.
Florida Lawmaker Pushes Bill Mandating Right Wing Conspiracy Film Screening In Public Schools
Florida state senator Alan Hays is working on a bill requiring students in Florida's 1,700 public high schools and middle schools to watch conservative author Dinesh D'Souza's right wing conspiracy docudrama "America: Imagine the World Without Her."
Tue Jul 29, 2014
U.S. lawmakers: Stop violence in Ukraine, hit Putin where it hurts
In a grassy field in eastern Ukraine, several victims of the Malaysian plane crash rot in the summer sun.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
East Bay Express
Re: Oakland to Feds: Stop Pot Raids; Feinstein: Keep Raiding
The Oakland City Council threw its support behind efforts to end the three year-long federal medical marijuana crackdown in California.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Rand Paul speaks at the CPAC on February 10, 2011 in Washington, DC.
If he runs for president, Sen. Rand Paul will not be your typical Republican candidate.
Media Matters for America
Dinesh D'Souza's Political Friends Rally To His Defense
Dinesh D'Souza has been ridiculed for his conspiracy theories about President Obama and other progressives, but Republican elected officials have repeatedly rushed to his defense even when D'Souza has made absurd, unsupported allegations.