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CA could tap new water regulations

CA could tap new water regulations

by James Poulos Struggling to get ahead of California’s continuing drought, story officials in Sacramento have turned their attention to proposals that would crack down on water use. The latest option focused on the hospitality industry, where customers could be required to opt in for free drinking water, fresh linens and similar resource-intensive items. Republished with permission […]

Dock strife boosted political spending

Dock strife boosted political spending

by Steve Miller . The work dispute between West Coast longshore workers and the major shipping companies may be headed for peace. But the most recent chapter of acrimony between the parties included generous political spending in Washington. The labor contract between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and the Pacific Maritime Association expired in […]

Meet the Brains Behind Obama’s Plan to Regulate the Internet

Meet the Brains Behind Obama’s Plan to Regulate the Internet

In the Wall Street Journal’s stunning expose of how political operatives at the White House overruled the FCC’s own experts to pave the way for this week’s upcoming vote to regulate the Internet, we learned that the key link between a small group of liberal tech executives and President Obama was David Karp, the president […]

Bad Iran Deal in the Offing

Bad Iran Deal in the Offing

By Dr. Norman A. Bailey The US looks set to present its allies with a dangerous fait accompli on Iran’s nuclear program. The joint statement by Secretary of State Kerry and Iranian Foreign Minister Zarif that there will be no extension of the talks between the six powers and Iran past the most recent deadline […]

Title II Will Kill Internet Investment, Critics Claim

Title II Will Kill Internet Investment, Critics Claim

By Peter Fricke , unhealthy Opponents of the FCC’s plan to assume regulatory control over the internet say they are less concerned with what is known about it than with the many aspects that remain uncertain. Republished with permission–The Daily Caller Foundation: http://dailycallernewsfoundation.org/ On Thursday, the FCC is widely expected to approve new rules subjecting […]

Londonistan–The War on Religion

Londonistan–The War on Religion

By Michael Greer We have been so fortunate to have the American Freedom Alliance arrange for Melanie Phillips to speak to various groups this week. Melanie Phillips is a world renowned British journalist. She was the News Editor of the Guardian. Her weekly column appears in The Times and many other newspapers. She has a […]

Covered CA signups fall short of goal

Covered CA signups fall short of goal

by James Poulos . Amid a shifting, uncertain health care landscape, Covered California’s latest round of enrollments fell short of administrators’ goals. In a reflection of larger uncertainties nationwide, the Golden State’s Obamacare exchange missed its mark due to factors ranging from bureaucratic glitches to the availability of Medi-Cal. Republished with permission by Cal Watchdog.com […]

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise: AN OPEN LETTER TO POLITICIANS IN NEBRASKA AND OKLAHOMA

L. Neil Smith’s The Libertarian Enterprise: AN OPEN LETTER TO POLITICIANS IN NEBRASKA AND OKLAHOMA

By L. Neil Smith I’ve been hearing and seeing reports that politicians in your states, those of Oklahoma and Nebraska, are very angry because a majority of voters in Colorado have decided to ignore the imperious edicts of the federal government and of the vile, corrupt United Nations, and make it legal to grow, process, […]

A helmet law for bicyclists?

A helmet law for bicyclists?

by John Seiler , remedy No question wearing a helmet makes bicycle riding safer, sildenafil much as for motorcycles. But how much of a Nanny State do Californians want? Motorcycles go much faster, usually are in traffic and are driven by licensed adults. Republished with permission by Cal Watchdog.com Bicycles are driven by everyone, but […]

The People’s Cube touches on a sampling of topics and headline makers of the day

The People’s Cube touches on a sampling of topics and headline makers of the day

From the satirical site The People’s Cube:                                                                                                 […]