52 min ago
The Daily Caller
EPA, White House Won't Say If CO2 Is Harmful To Human Health
The Obama administration has released two major regulations in the past year that limit carbon dioxide emissions from power plants, citing huge public health benefits from reducing emissions and closing coal-fired power plants. But top Obama administration officials can't say at what level CO2 becomes harmful to human health.
4 hrs ago
The Heritage Foundation
Can America Still Win the Information War?
The U.S. Congress heard recently from the President that the world is a dangerous place and that we may need to defend our national security soon. That is as it should be.
Tue Sep 16, 2014
Bobby Jindal Trusts Science Except When He Doesn't
America needs a leader to bridge the widening gulf between faith and science, and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a devout Roman Catholic with Ivy League-level science training, thinks he can be that person. As a studious man of immigrant background with the kind of credentials admired by coastal intellectual meritocrats -- Brown, Oxford and McKinsey & Company -- the Republican governor, at least on paper, has a chance to appeal to the middle, should he run for president in 2016.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Editorial: The rich – and even richer – rule Congress
U.S. Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Vista, speaks at California Republican Party Convention in San Diego on August 21, 2010. Roll Call magazine issued its annual report of the 50 wealthiest members of the U.S. Congress last week, along with its companion list of the 10 poorest representatives .
Fri Sep 12, 2014
California's Ventura High School Scraps Chick-Fil-A From Fundraiser,...
Ventura High School Football Principal Val Wyatt said that she wanted to keep outside organizations from selling or advertising during the Sept. 10 event, according to the Ventura County Star, but also referenced the 2012 media firestorm which erupted after Chick-fil-A President Dan Cathy confirmed his company's support of the " biblical definition of the family unit " in 2012.
These are America's 10 poorest congressmen
Not all of Congress has a high net worth. In fact, there are plenty of politicians without much net worth at all.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
HOH: Republicans Bid Farewell to Bachmann ... for Now
"Guess what, Nancy Pelosi? I'm not going anywhere," Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., told the more than 100 people gathered at her private farewell event Wednesday evening. Where exactly she is going is still a mystery.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Congressman Thinks Oil Train Regulations Are A 'Facade'...
Since the start of 2013, North America has seen a string of disasters involving oil-laden trains. But at least one federal lawmaker thinks government efforts to address the issue are "a facade" to cut Americans' fossil fuel use.
Climate-denying congressman: Oil train safety rules are actually a...
Tuesday night, federal regulators proposed new rules that would help prevent trains carrying crude oil from derailing and causing deadly accidents, such as occurred in summer 2013 in Quebec . Oh wait, sorry.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
KSFO-AM San Francisco
Meet the Five Richest and Poorest Members of Congress
When he's not getting feisty on the House floor, Congressman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., is sitting pretty with an estimated net worth of $357.25 million. Former CEO Rep. John Delaney, D-Md., has raked in nearly $112 million, and Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, has amassed more than $117 million, thanks, in part, to his wife's considerable fortune.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Grover Norquist Reveals His Ultimate Burning Man Dream Team
Grover Norquist, the founder of Americans for Tax Reform, had a few interesting picks when he was asked who would be in his ultimate "fantasy" political lineup at Burning Man , the week-long counterculture festival that the conservative advocate attended this year.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Netanyahu focuses on threats, as Kerry and Livni looking to re-start talks
Even as US Secretary of State John Kerry and Justice Minister Minister Justice Minister Tzipi Livni are pushing for a renewal of Israeli-Palestinian talks, Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu continues in his public comments to focus on regional threats, rather than possible negotiations.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
California Courier Online, August 28, 2014
The California Courier Online, August 28, 2014 1 - Commentary Justice Dept. Files Reveal Activities Of Firms Lobbying for Turkey By Harut Sassounian www.TheCaliforniaCourier.com 2 - World's Highest Wine Launch Takes Place on Mount Ararat 3 - USC Appoints New Faculty; Armenian Institute Director 4 - Aram Saroyan to Keynote October 11 Luncheon of St.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Costa Mesa council candidates spar over city's big issues
From left to right, candidates Rita Louise Simpson, Jim Righeimer, Al Melone, Jay Humphrey, Katrina Foley, Tony Capitelli and Christopher Scott Bunyan at Thursday night's Costa Mesa city council candidates debate.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
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.