Major libertarian groups are backing cake baker’s First Amendment rights

Major libertarian groups are backing cake baker’s First Amendment rights

The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission on Dec. 5, in what will be one of the most closely watched cases of the term. This is the case of Jack Phillips, owner of Masterpiece Cakeshop in Lakewood, Colorado, who declined to design a custom cake for a […]

Judicial Watch suit: Office of Director of National Intelligence failed to produce legally mandated, unclassified report on Russia’s meddling in foreign elections

Judicial Watch suit: Office of Director of National Intelligence failed to produce legally mandated, unclassified report on Russia’s meddling in foreign elections

From Judicial Watch Judicial Watch said it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit last month against the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) to obtain a legally mandated, unclassified report on Russia’s meddling in foreign elections (Judicial Watch v. Office of the Director of National Intelligence (No. 17-cv-02073)). The suit was filed […]

Congress poised to jam through reauthorization of mass surveillance

Congress poised to jam through reauthorization of mass surveillance

From Technocracy News As the ‘science of social engineering’, Technocracy draws its life-force from data collected on all parts of society, where the word ‘enough’ is never heard. This mass vacuuming of data needs to be summarily stopped. ⁃ TN Editor Congress doesn’t have much time left on the legislative calendar for the year, but […]

Ashford University veteran-students caught in bureaucracy battle

Ashford University veteran-students caught in bureaucracy battle

Veterans enrolled in an online university are caught in an escalating dispute involving the school, the Department of Veterans Affairs and state regulators in what school officials say is a campaign by Obama administration holdovers in Washington and their liberal allies to undermine for-profit universities. Ashford University announced this month that it was temporarily suspending […]

States spurning Election Commission show irregularities in voter registration

States spurning Election Commission show irregularities in voter registration

By Fred Lucas / The Daily Signal Many of the states refusing to cooperate with President Donald Trump’s election commission aren’t in compliance with federal law on maintaining voter registration lists, according to government watchdog groups. So far, 18 states and the District of Columbia have declined or are still considering whether to provide election data to […]

Newsweek embarrassment: “What Russia did to control the American mind”

Newsweek embarrassment: “What Russia did to control the American mind”

By Mike “Mish” Shedlock In yet another mindless fake news story about fake news, NewsWeek explains how “Russia Controls the American Mind” Newsweek embarrassed itself with this shoddy headline story WHY CLINTON LOST: WHAT RUSSIA DID TO CONTROL THE AMERICAN MIND AND PUT TRUMP IN THE WHITE HOUSE. The all caps shouting is theirs. Fake news […]

Gun grabbers now are going after muzzleloaders

Gun grabbers now are going after muzzleloaders

From Personal Liberty News Last week, former congresswoman Gabby Giffords’s gun control group began sounding the alarm about deadly muzzle-loaded firearms. Giffords’s gun control group released a report on warning of the dangers of muzzle loading rifles, along with a number of other firearms and gun accessories. The report calls for a bevy of new […]

Nearly half of DHS uniforms bought south of the border

Nearly half of DHS uniforms bought south of the border

The Homeland Security Department buys more uniforms from Mexico and Central America than it does from within the U.S., a top watchdog said Tuesday, ducking the spirit of Made in the USA rules the government has on the books. Just 42 percent of the department’s uniforms are from the U.S., the Government Accountability Office said. […]

New FBI records show FBI leadership’s conflicts of interest discussions on Clinton email investigation

New FBI records show FBI leadership’s conflicts of interest discussions on Clinton email investigation

From Judicial Watch Judicial Watch yesterday released 79 pages of Justice Department documents concerning ethics issues related to FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s involvement with his wife’s political campaign. The documents include an email showing Mrs. McCabe was recruited for a Virginia state senate race in February 2015 by then-Virginia Lieutenant Governor Ralph Northam’s office. The news that Clinton […]

Report: FBI may be investigating Planned Parenthood over dealings in aborted fetuses

Report: FBI may be investigating Planned Parenthood over dealings in aborted fetuses

The FBI signaled this week agents may be investigating whether Planned Parenthood’s dealings in fetal tissue were legal. Sources told The Hill the FBI has requested documents from the Senate Judiciary Committee obtained from the committee’s investigation into Planned Parenthood’s fetal tissue dealings. The investigation came after the Center for Medical Progress published a series […]