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Oxnard Planning Commissioner wants super agency to control water costs and use

Oxnard Planning Commissioner wants super agency to control water costs and use

By Steve Nash I am no water engineer or expert. I approach this problem as a layman concerned with what our water future holds. So I propose a simple proposition for the cities and farmers of the Oxnard plain; there should be a single water super-agency guiding the process of developing new water sources, protecting […]

Godfather of Soul–Family Feud over James Brown estate

Godfather of Soul–Family Feud over James Brown estate

By Jennifer Felten In 2006, the Godfather of Soul, James Brown, passed away. The very next day a public feud began when his purported wife, Tomi Rae Hynie, returned to the family estate only to find padlocks on the gates and security personnel guarding the property. The validity of Hynie’s marriage to Brown, and the […]

Gas tax could be cut

Gas tax could be cut

by John Seiler Golden State drivers might soon enjoy a little tax relief at the pump. The Board of Equalization announced: Sacramento – The California State Board of Equalization (BOE) will consider lowering the excise tax rate for gasoline by $0.075 for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015-16 during its February 24, cialis 2015 meeting in Culver […]

Kurds retake Kobani – Serious blow for ISIS

On January 30, buy 2015, dosage ISIS issued a video in which it admitted, medicine for the first time, that its fighters had retreated from Kobani (Ayn al-Arab) in northern Syria, and that control of the city had been retaken by the Kurdish forces. Two operatives who fought in Kobani admitted that ISIS forces had […]

Is “Net Neutrality” neutral or not?- Responses to Phil Erwin column

Is “Net Neutrality” neutral or not?- Responses to Phil Erwin column

By George Miller  . Phil Erwin wrote an article here attacking the FCC “Net Neutrality” proposal. He believes it is not really “neutral” at all and has other, more sinister implications. Many believe such regulation would be unconstitutional, as the FCC is an agency attempting to write law, instead of Congress. Article I of the U.S. Constitution says Congress exclusively […]

Nothing Neutral About Net Neutrality

Nothing Neutral About Net Neutrality

By Phil Erwin Heard the latest “paranoid” musings about the government using bi-directional television sets to eavesdrop on your every moment? George Orwell’s famous novel Nineteen Eighty-Four predicted that politics would devolve to unseen, unknown and uncontrollable shadow governments taking over everyone’s thoughts, rendering the notions of freedom, choice and individuality essentially moot. Written in […]

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE: BEHIND EVERY BLADE OF GRASS

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE:  BEHIND EVERY BLADE OF GRASS

By L. Neil Smith This has been an interesting week — interesting in the sense of the Chinese curse “May you live in interesting times.” My current desktop wallpaper consists of a photo I found online, sent out by some civil rights organization, announcing that Connecticut gun owners were ignoring the new, Draconian laws intended […]

A New Poll Reveals Just How Toxic Common Core Is For Republicans

A New Poll Reveals Just How Toxic Common Core Is For Republicans

By Blake Neff . An NBC/Marist poll released Sunday of early presidential primary states suggests that while Common Core remains a divisive issue within the Republican Party, price it may not be the destroyer of presidential ambitions it has been forecast as. Republished with permission–The Daily Caller Foundation: http://dailycallernewsfoundation.org/ The poll surveyed residents of Iowa, New Hampshire and […]

Prop. 47’s drug-law reforms inject controversy

Prop. 47’s drug-law reforms inject controversy

by John Hrabe   California’s decision to reduce sentences for some drug and property crimes has been heralded as a much needed reform of the criminal justice system. While it’s too soon to know what effect the measure is having on crime, critics charge it could jeopardize progress in the state’s drug courts and a widespread drop in […]

SOLAR SCAMS: Absurd Deal For Elderly Couple Moves Arizona Senate To Action

SOLAR SCAMS: Absurd Deal For Elderly Couple Moves Arizona Senate To Action

By Peter Fricke . Amid claims that solar companies have misled homeowners, dosage the Arizona Senate is considering legislation that would require them to disclose the true costs of rooftop solar panels. Republished with permission–The Daily Caller Foundation: http://dailycallernewsfoundation.org/ Republican Sen. Debbie Lesko claimed in an op-ed for the Arizona Capitol Times on Friday that she decided […]