Legislation

Legislation

the act or process of making laws; enactment

‘Strange Bedfellows’: Tea Party, MoveOn, and Others Joining Together to Oppose This Program

‘Strange Bedfellows’: Tea Party, MoveOn, and Others Joining Together to Oppose This Program

Apr. 17, 2014 Erica Ritz The Electronic Frontier Foundation, a nonprofit organization dedicated to defending civil liberties in the digital world, is calling on groups of all sides of the political spectrum to stand against the NSA’s domestic surveillance programs. Based on what the organization’s media relations coordinator, Dave Maas, told Glenn Beck on Thursday, […]

DEA Raids Woman’s House at 5AM After She Shops for Gardening Supplies

DEA Raids Woman’s House at 5AM After She Shops for Gardening Supplies

by Christina Sarich April 18th, 2014 The police state grows. Angela Kirking, a 46-year old woman living in Shorewood, Illinois does face-painting for children at local fairs. She also enjoys growing hibiscus plants for her own consumption. Apparently, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) believes her shopping for fertilizer and supplies at a local store called […]

Illinois: Gun language scrubbed from medical marijuana program rules

Illinois: Gun language scrubbed from medical marijuana program rules

4/17/14 | by Chris Eger The Illinois Department of Public Health has decided to drop the provision requiring the forfeiture of firearms for patients and caregivers in a medical cannabis program. When first introduced in January, the new Medical Cannabis Pilot Program (MCPP) in which qualified individuals can receive medical marijuana for therapy required participants […]

New York officials argue for flexibility with gun law violators… As long as they’re on the city’s payroll

New York officials argue for flexibility with gun law violators… As long as they’re on the city’s payroll

NRA ILA Some of New York’s most strident gun control advocates have rushed to the defense of an unwitting traveler who was arrested at an airport for a technical violation of a draconian gun law.  Has a new era of sanity arrived in the Big Apple?  Not really.  This defendant happens to be an NYPD […]

Raid on brass processor attributed to lack of subservience to government

Raid on brass processor attributed to lack of subservience to government

David CodreaGun Rights Examiner April 16, 2014 A late March raid on a Bozeman, Montana ammunition case processor was due more to the company not showing proper deference to government regulators than it was about lack of compliance with environmental rules, the head a statewide gun rights group charged in a press release Tuesday. “Several […]

Congressman introduces bill to end grants for states with gun registrations

Congressman introduces bill to end grants for states with gun registrations

4/17/14 | by Chris Eger Rep. Steve Stockman (R-TX) is taking aim at state gun registration schemes by introducing a bill to cut federal dollars for those jurisdictions. His bill would eliminate Department of Justice funding through grant programs for state agencies that maintain a list or registry of gun owners. Introduced on April 2, […]

Harry Reid Labels Supporters of Rancher Cliven Bundy ‘Domestic Terrorists’, Reveals Federal Task Force Being Assembled

Harry Reid Labels Supporters of Rancher Cliven Bundy ‘Domestic Terrorists’, Reveals Federal Task Force Being Assembled

Apr. 17, 2014 Jason Howerton Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.) claimed on Thursday that armed supporters of rancher Cliven Bundy are “domestic terrorists” and reckless individuals who put their families in danger.   Speaking at a Las Vegas Review-Journal event, Reid was clear: “They’re nothing more than domestic terrorists. I repeat: what happened there was domestic […]

Minimum Wage Hikes Banned in Oklahoma Cities

Minimum Wage Hikes Banned in Oklahoma Cities

Alissa Tabirian April 16, 2014 Republican Governor Mary Fallin signed a bill into law Monday banning minimum wage and employee benefit increases in Oklahoma cities. The bill declares “state preemption authority,” stipulating that “no municipality or other political subdivision of this state shall establish a mandatory minimum number of vacation or sick leave days, whether […]

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