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Government argues 'liberty' doesn't mean 'physical liberty'

Sunday, Feb, 13 at 10:39 am,

Pleading defends authorities' decision to jail defendant for 12 hours in violation of the law. Attorneys for Bradley County, Tenn., and several of its officials have submitted a brief to the state Supreme Court arguing that the constitutional idea of "liberty" doesn't actually mean "physical liberty."

Congress investigates defunding Planned Parenthood

Saturday, Feb, 12 at 11:06 am,

Oversight chair ready to pull plug over sex-trafficking exposé videos. A string of undercover videos that shows employees of the nation's largest abortion provider aiding and abetting underage sex-trafficking has prompted powerful players on Capitol Hill to call for the cash-strapped federal government to stop funding Planned Parenthood.

Obama Launches Total Takeover of Media System

Wednesday, Feb, 09 at 9:39 am,

Kurt Nimmo | The government has once again imposed an unreasonable and absurd mandate on business and the American people. Even the Washington Post describes it like something out of Orwell’s 1984. The FCC has approved a presidential alert system. Obama may soon appear on your television or call your cell phone to warn you about the next specious al-Qaeda underwear bombing event.

Supreme Court warned: Don't avoid eligibility

Wednesday, Feb, 09 at 9:34 am,

Attorney argues justices real problem is getting judges to take oath 'seriously' A veteran attorney who has pursued a lawsuit challenging Barack Obama's presidential eligibility since he was elected is telling the U.S. Supreme Court that if its members continue to "avoid" the dispute they effectively will "destroy the constitutional rule of law basis of our legal system."

Key King Concession: Ayaan Hirsi Ali Will not be Called to Testify at Islamic Terror Hearings

Tuesday, Feb, 08 at 11:25 am,

Apparently, in addition to terror experts Steve Emerson and Robert Spencer, Representative Peter King has backpedaled on Ayaan Hirsi Ali as well. Pity. She is a powerful witness. King will be relying in Muslims to testify. I imagine it will be quote difficult for Muslims to testify against their own community and then return to live in those very communities.

Forget Super Bowl Pat Downs, Big Sis Wants Interrogations And Behavioral Tests

Tuesday, Feb, 08 at 10:52 am,

Paul Joseph Watson | Anyone attending a public event will be forced to prove to Homeland Security that they are well-behaved slaves. Even as Christina Aguilera butchered the words to the American national anthem before the start of last night’s Super Bowl, the hard-fought freedoms recognized in that song were being eviscerated as hired goons conducted 4th Amendment busting pat downs on people entering the stadium.

Businesses tell Issa the top five Obama regulations they hate the most

Tuesday, Feb, 08 at 10:48 am,

Top GOP oversight official Rep. Darrell Issa asked 150 industry groups which of President Obama’s regulations they think are impeding economic growth. The results are in: On Monday, Issa released 1,947 pages of almost unreadable letters from a slew of trade associations specifying complaints on government regulations that reach almost every part of American industry.

Obama to call on just 1 reporter

Friday, Feb, 04 at 5:07 pm,

President Obama and Canada's prime minister will call on just two reporters at their "joint press availability" Friday afternoon, according to the White House.

George W. Bush Worried That America Is Becoming 'Nativist' (VIDEO)

Friday, Feb, 04 at 4:26 am,

Former U.S. President George W. Bush said recently that he was concerned that the country was headed down a slippery slope toward adopting a "nativist" national mindset, harkening back to a period of xenophobia that he said was prominent in the America of the 1920s.

Three reform options for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that can get through Congress

Wednesday, Feb, 02 at 10:53 am,

On February 9, House Republicans will begin their effort to reform government sponsored enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the giant mortgage lenders many blame for the 2008 financial collapse. The firms were both left out of the Dodd-Frank financial reform bill that was passed last summer to remedy the causes of the most recent recession.

Debt or alive: Obama 'pushing panic button'

Wednesday, Feb, 02 at 10:17 am,

Heritage Foundation gets tough with Dems looking to raise limit. Members of the Obama administration and the Democratic Party urgently have been warning Congress, especially GOP members of the House, that the U.S. debt limit must be raised – and raised soon – to avoid default, the dollar's collapse and various other catastrophies.

REPORT: U.S. 'held secret meeting with Muslim Brotherhood'…

Tuesday, Feb, 01 at 10:27 pm,

Discussed fall of Egypt with group dedicated to Islam's global spread. JERUSALEM – The Egyptian government has information a diplomat at the U.S. embassy in Cairo secretly met yesterday with a senior leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, the nation's major Islamist opposition group, WND has learned.

Pakistan's growing nuclear arsenal poses challenge to U.S. policy

Tuesday, Feb, 01 at 10:02 am,

WASHINGTON — New U.S. intelligence assessments have concluded that Pakistan has steadily expanded its nuclear arsenal since President Barack Obama came to office and that it is building the capability to surge ahead in the production of nuclear-weapons material, putting it on a path to overtake Britain as the world's fifth-largest nuclear weapons power.

TRUMP: Mideast Explosion Could Destroy OPEC, LOWER Oil Prices…

Sunday, Jan, 30 at 11:38 pm,

Donald Trump is mad as hell — and he’s letting everybody know it. In a wide-ranging exclusive interview with Newsmax.TV on Friday, the billionaire real estate mogul and reality TV star lashes out at China, OPEC, Obama’s Middle East dealings, the president’s State of the Union address and more.

ACLU, feds coordinated attack on Arizona crackdown on illegals

Saturday, Jan, 29 at 11:01 am,

'It's one thing to share disrespect for rule of law, but it is quite another to collude' A public interest organization that uncovers and prosecutes corruption in government said it has confirmed from Department of Justice documents that the federal agency under Barack Obama's command worked hand-in-hand with the American Civil Liberties Union to attack Arizona over its tough new immigration law.

Faceoff! States tell feds to back down

Monday, Jan, 24 at 9:18 am,

8 already considering plans simply to ignore Obama's health-care takeover. What if Washington made a law and nobody paid attention? Or even more significantly, what if states specifically repudiated it and threatened to prosecute those enforcing it?

Mexican trucks to be rolling across U.S. in 6 months

Saturday, Jan, 22 at 11:02 am,

DOT negotiating now with officials over specifics of plans. NEW YORK – Department of Transportation officials and the U.S. trade representative's office are in Mexico this week negotiating final details of a renewed Mexican truck demonstration project with the goal of allowing foreign long-haul loads to roam U.S. roads by summer.

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