Daily Archives: April 4th, 2013 «

 

NC House Speaker’s office: So-called “state religion” resolution “dead”

Posted by: ST on April 4, 2013 at 6:07 pm » 3 Comments

Via ABC11/WTVD: RALEIGH, N.C. – North Carolina House Speaker Thom Tillis’ office said Thursday that a resolution asserting North Carolina has the power to set an official state religion is dead, and won’t go any further. The resolution, filed by two Republicans from Rowan County, declared “each state is sovereign and may independently determine how the […]

 

WSJ

Posted by: ST on April 4, 2013 at 5:47 pm » Comments Off

Hmm: U.S. Dials Back on Korean Show of Force

 

Reuters

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Change: Jobless claims at four-month high, cast shadow over labor market

 

The Hill

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Oookay: PAC launches to support bearded political candidates

 

NYT

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Sigh: Reagan Daughter Says He’d Have Backed Gay Marriage

 

Chi. Sun Times

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RIP: Roger Ebert dies at 70 after battle with cancer

 

Reid gun bill criticized by radical conservatives at… the ACLU

Posted by: Phineas on April 4, 2013 at 4:31 pm » 1 Comment

**Posted by Phineas From The Daily Caller via Ed Morrissey: In an exclusive interview with The Daily Caller, a top lobbyist for the ACLU announced that the group thinks Reid’s current gun bill could threaten both privacy rights and civil liberties. The inclusion of universal background checks — the poll-tested lynchpin of most Democratic proposals […]

 

Defining madness: Obama administration encouraging sub-prime mortgages

Posted by: Phineas on April 4, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Isn’t this how we got into the current mess? The Obama administration is engaged in a broad push to make more home loans available to people with weaker credit, an effort that officials say will help power the economic recovery but that skeptics say could open the door to the risky lending that caused […]