After years of threatening to employ the “nuclear option” to limit debate, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid finally pushed the button. The Democrats rammed through a resolution on a straight 52-48 party-line vote that will keep Republicans from using filibusters to prevent confirmation of various Presidential appointees.
The amount spent by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) since 2007 on a program to identify suspicious airplane passengers: $900 million.
One of the oldest notions in the history of mankind is that some people are to give orders and others are to obey. The powerful elite believe that they have wisdom superior to the masses and that they've been ordained to forcibly impose that wisdom on the rest of us.
Early estimates of nine Senate races in 2014 show that Obama's falling poll numbers are helping Republicans.
The Washington Times and a former journalist for the newspaper, Audrey Hudson, announced that they were suing the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Whether Oswald was, in fact, the lone killer of President John F. Kennedy, part of a conspiracy, and/or the fall guy or "patsy" he claimed to be, there remain half a century later a number of unanswered questions that the Warren Commission either ignored or glossed over.
FEMA's denial of disaster aid to a town that is "too religious" and other recent events are symptoms of the intensifying war on Christianity. And unless something changes our cultural trajectory, more serious anti-Christian persecution lies in our future.
The city of San Rafael, California has banned smoking in homes that share a wall with another dwelling.
Media around the country are reporting the inroads the Department of Homeland Security is making in transforming local law enforcement into subordinate outposts for the increasingly militarized federal agency.
As part of the fallout of Senator Reid’s detonation of the “nuclear option,” on Thursday the Senate failed to close debate on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2014.