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Obama says he’s praying for persecuted Christians

Obama says he’s praying for persecuted Christians

Criticized at times for ignoring the plight of persecuted Christians, look President Obama said Wednesday that he is praying for Christians and those of other faiths who are attacked because of their religion by groups such as the Islamic State. “In some areas of the Middle East where church bells have rung for centuries on […]

Private firm SpaceX launches 11 satellites, makes vertical earth landing

Private firm SpaceX launches 11 satellites, makes vertical earth landing

California company SpaceX, after many successes -and some spectacular failures- hit a home run this week: Successful launch carrying 11 satellites Vertical landing of a returning spacecraft to earth (reusability) One of lowest cost missions ever   WATCH mission video: Employee reactions: http://www.spacex.com/falcon9 DECEMBER 21, 2015 BACKGROUND ON TONIGHT’S LAUNCH A lot about how things […]

U.S. deports fewer illegals, criminals as Obama amnesty kicks in

U.S. deports fewer illegals, criminals as Obama amnesty kicks in

Obama Welcoming Committee at the San Bernardino International Airport

Obama Welcoming Committee at the San Bernardino International Airport

By George Miller Groups protest Obama, ISIS, policies on terrorism and immigration The news today was about the Obamas’ Friday visit (on their way to an annual Hawaiian vacation) to Indian Springs High School with the families of the victims of the ISIS-inspired San Bernandino shootings. Obama used the visit to console the families, assure people that they will […]

David Daleiden, abortion fetal tissue video producer, faces lawsuit over privacy rights

David Daleiden, abortion fetal tissue video producer, faces lawsuit over privacy rights

Were this year’s undercover videos on abortion clinics and fetal tissue harvesting a public service by an investigative journalism team or an invasion of an abortion rights group’s privacy that now exposes its members and allies to danger? A federal judge in California will hear arguments Friday on these and other issues in a lawsuit […]

Obama boasts ‘I’ve never been more optimistic’ about enacting my agenda

Obama boasts ‘I’ve never been more optimistic’ about enacting my agenda

A supremely confident President Obama said Friday he’s “never been more optimistic about a year ahead” than he is right now, and he made the case that 2016 could be a landmark year in which he is able to enact even more of his agenda before leaving office. At his traditional year-end press conference, Mr. […]

White House declares total victory over GOP in budget battle

The White House declared victory Wednesday over congressional Republicans in the budget negotiations that concluded lateTuesday night, discount saying Democrats beat back the GOP across the board. White House officials cited a long list of wins over majority Republicans on individual budget items ranging from funding for Planned Parenthood to an overall increase in spending […]

Federal Reserve boosts lending rates for first time under Obama

After one of the longest wind-ups in monetary policy history, salve the Federal Reserve on Wednesday delivered a small brushback pitch to the American market, hospital raising its key lending rate by a quarter of a percentage point for the first time in nine years. The decision, meant to head off future inflationary pressure as […]

Republican debate winners and losers

Republican debate winners and losers

The fifth Republican presidential debate Tuesday night displayed the undeniable impact of the Paris and San Bernardino attacks, sildenafil with a heavy focus on terrorism that played to the strengths of a handful of candidates. And the Las Vegas venue produced some clear winners before Americans ease into the holiday celebrations. WINNERS Marco Rubio: The […]

Priority-based budgeting comes to Oxnard- and not a moment too soon

Priority-based budgeting comes to Oxnard- and not a moment too soon

By George Miller Advocates say it is an advanced methodology/concepts for better budgeting Mayor Tim Flynn, City Manager Greg Nyhoff and Assistant City Manager Maria Hurtado have all seen information about Priority-Based Budgeting (PBB) at various symposia and in print material, liked the concept and have been working to introduce its concepts to the city. At the 12-9-15 […]