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  1. N

    Unions, Democratic State legislatures attack worker rights ahead of Janus decision

    Ahead of a Janus v. AFSCME decision expected to make the entire nation's public sector 'right to work' in June, liberal state legislatures are already finding alternative ways to attack the rights workers would have should Janus prevail. For example, in New York, S5778 would make it more...
  2. Darkman

    Breaking: Islamic State suicide bomber kills 57 in Afghan capital

    Once a chit hole always a chit hole ... :( ----- Islamic State suicide bomber kills 57 in Afghan capital Islamic State suicide bomber kills 57 in Afghan capital
  3. Friday13

    Trump’s Trade War Hits Another Red State

    Is tRump "winning" the trade war yet? Trump’s Trade War Hits Another Red State
  4. libertariat720

    Fresno State Professor Faces Backlash After Barbara Bush Tweets

    A very kind and empathetic woman she is. Couldn't find a thread on this yet, mods are welcome to merge if there is. https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/grade-point/wp/2018/04/18/after-calling-barbara-bush-an-amazing-racist-a-professor-taunts-critics-i-will-never-be-fired/?utm_term=.e75e89fe7ae8...
  5. Eve1

    Prosecutors already prepared in event Trump pardons Cohen or others to go the State

    Double jeopardy under state law Even if the Supreme Court’s interpretation of the Fifth Amendment’s double jeopardy clause allows states to follow the feds with their own prosecutions, some states (including New York) have a special statute that can occasionally prevent a state from bringing...
  6. RNG

    Pot stocks surge, the Republican President supports state laws on legalization

    This story is big news on all the major Canadian news media. I can't find much on US sources yet. Are the fundie menace going to turn on him now? https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/international-business/article-trump-in-favour-of-giving-states-latitude-on-legal-marijuana-senator/
  7. Friday13

    Ohio State revokes Bill Cosby's honorary degree amid retrial

    This won't be the last. Ohio State revokes Bill Cosby's honorary degree amid retrial Bill Cosby Is Being Stripped of His Honorary Doctorates
  8. D

    Farm state lawmakers, including Republicans, blame Trump for new China tariffs

    Farm state lawmakers, including Republicans, blame Trump for new China tariffs By ALI ROGIN ==================================================== Trump should have never imposed tariffs on China. That was yet another egregious move on his part. Now even members of his own political...
  9. D

    After surprise expulsion of Russian diplomats, State Dept. tells Putin he can send in

    After surprise expulsion of Russian diplomats, State Dept. tells Putin he can send in replacements By Jen Hayden ==================================================== Why of course! Wasn't that, after all, to be expected? The intense love affair between Trump and Putin and their two...
  10. S

    The A.P. Is calling the Wisconsin State Supreme Court Race for Dallet

    With almost 50% of the vote in Rebecca Dallet is leading her opponent Michael Screnock, 57% to 43%. The A.P. is calling it for Dallet. AP: Dallet wins Wisconsin Supreme Court race
  11. excalibur

    Sweden's State Curriculum Forces Preschoolers to Act Like the Opposite Gender

    Sweden is so done, put a fork in 'em. The Moslem horde that they are allowing in will eat them alive. Sweden's State Curriculum Forces Preschoolers to Act Like the Opposite Gender https://pjmedia.com/lifestyle/swedens-state-curriculum-forces-preschoolers-act-like-opposite-gender/
  12. bajisima

    The state where pay is rising the fastest

    Wages and salaries are going up, at least for most Americans. The Bureau of Economic Analysis released a report last week that shows which states had the highest wage growth in 2017. Idaho is booming with jobs and earnings growth, buoyed by sectors like computer-parts manufacturing...
  13. bajisima

    Utah becomes first state to allow free range parenting

    So when did going to school by oneself become illegal???? A new law legalizing free-range parenting will soon take effect in Utah allowing children to do things alone like travelling to school. Utah Gov. Gary Herbert signed the bill on March 15, which takes effect in May. The bill...
  14. excalibur

    California Sheriff Revolts Against Sanctuary State Law, Makes Inmates’ Release Dates

    And so it begins, the revolt against the tyranny of the left. California Sheriff Revolts Against Sanctuary State Law, Makes Inmates’ Release Dates Public Cali County Revolts On Sanctuary Law | The Daily Caller
  15. D

    This red state says enough is enough

    This red state says enough is enough By Joan McCarter ==================================================== Indeed Millennials and people even younger are very serious and completely fired up about changing things in Washington starting with replacing the do-nothing politicians who...
  16. excalibur

    State and Local Income, Sales and Property Taxes All Hit Records in 2017

    And it is still not enough, as government at all levels is spending like drunken sailors. State and Local Income, Sales and Property Taxes All Hit Records in 2017 https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/state-and-local-income-sales-and-property-taxes-hit-records-2017
  17. bajisima

    Majority believes deep state manipulates US policies

    Oh wow.. The majority of the country believes a group of unelected government and military officials secretly manipulate national policy, according to a new Monmouth Poll released Monday. Of those polled, 27 percent says the unelected group — known as the deep state — definitely exists and...
  18. Eve1

    The Koch Brothers get their very Own Secretary of State

    In 1998, along with other West Point alumni, Pompeo founded Thayer Aerospace and Private Security, which received a 2% investment from Koch Industries. In 2006, he sold his interest in Thayer, at which point it was renamed Nex-Tech Aerospace, and became president of Sentry International, an...
  19. M

    New Sec of State

    Tillerson out. Pompeo in. Just a-happening this morning...
  20. Friday13

    Of $120 Million State Dept has spent $0 to fight Russian meddling

    All signs point to: Trump doesn't want it stopped...he's in too deep. State Department was granted $120 Million to fight Russian meddling...it has spent $0