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The Collapse of the Political Left
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The Collapse of the Political Left

It's been a tough decade for the political left. Eight years ago, a Time magazine cover portrayed Barack Obama as Franklin Roosevelt, complete with a cigarette and holder and a cover line proclaiming, "The New New Deal." A Newsweek cover announced, "We Are All...
Emanuel: A taskforce to come up with a website for illegal aliens
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Emanuel: A taskforce to come up with a website for illegal aliens

Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Tuesday made his latest announcement on the immigrant rights front: a task force that will create a website. The "Chicago Is With You" group will be led by three Illinois Democrats who've been vocal about President-elect Donald Trump's...
Admiral calls out Kaepernick during Pearl Harbor speech
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Admiral calls out Kaepernick during Pearl Harbor speech

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) -- U.S. Pacific Command Commander Adm. Harry Harris says those who served during the attack on Pearl Harbor never failed to stand for the national anthem. His remarks Wednesday at a ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the Japa...
Have funds, will travel for those on the dole
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Have funds, will travel for those on the dole

Massachusetts' EBT card holders are spending welfare cash in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, while patronizing or at least accessing ATMs in liquor and tobacco stores, beauty salons and tattoo parlors. In response to my public records req...
Liberals: Trump's EPA pick will doom the planet
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Liberals: Trump's EPA pick will doom the planet

Donald Trump's pick for secretary of state is an ongoing guessing game, but it's his choice of Scott Pruitt to run the Environmental Protection Agency that's making headlines this week. That's because Pruitt, Oklahoma's attorney general, has joined other s...
Appeals court rules rapist can pursue visitation with child
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Appeals court rules rapist can pursue visitation with child

A 22-year-old woman is reeling in fear after a state appeals court ordered that the man convicted of raping her seven years ago can press his claim in family court for the right to visit the child conceived during the sex assault. "It makes me very scared. ...
Castro, The New York Times, and Fake News
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Castro, The New York Times, and Fake News

The New York Times is claiming the ability to expose “fake news.” It should know something about the topic. So-called “fake news” from The New York Times helped bring Fidel Castro to power. Castro had urged the Soviet Union to launch the nuclear missiles it ha...
U of Illinois won't be designated 'sanctuary' for immigrants
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U of Illinois won't be designated 'sanctuary' for immigrants

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois will not label its three campuses as sanctuaries for immigrant students illegally living in the U.S., school leaders said Tuesday as they pushed aside pressure from faculty and others to make the designation. ...
Dems looking to sabotage Trump picks
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Dems looking to sabotage Trump picks

Senate Democrats are reportedly plotting a course to either delay or put a stop to President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet picks. “While House Democrats appear to be tripling down on their failing battle plan, led by a tired septuagenarian leadership team, S...