Daily Archives: May 28th, 2014 «

 

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel: Let’s videotape all gun sales in our city

Posted by: ST on May 28, 2014 at 8:21 pm » 4 Comments

When the stench of fascism is in the air, you know Chicago mayor and former Obama chief of staff Rahm Emanuel can’t be too far away: Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel introduced a proposal Wednesday that would require all gun sales in the city to be videotaped, as part of a plan to allow gun stores back in […]

 

Seattle: $15 minimum wage already costing jobs

Posted by: Phineas on May 28, 2014 at 5:20 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas And it’s not even in effect, yet. But, it’s not surprising. Business managers have to plan for the future, and a looming huge increase in their labor cost will force many to rethink how they do business in Seattle, if they continue to do business there at all. Writing for the free-market […]

 

Transparency watch: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio frequently closes events to the press

Posted by: ST on May 28, 2014 at 1:25 pm » 2 Comments

Via the Associated Press: NEW YORK –  From the first moments of New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration, when he initially declared his midnight swearing-in off limits to the media, he has established a record of frequently conducting public business in private, with dozens of events closed to the press. In nearly five […]

 

RIP, Maya Angelou

Posted by: ST on May 28, 2014 at 11:13 am » Comments Off

The famed poet and author Maya Angelou was found dead today in her Winston-Salem, NC home. Via Fox News: Award-winning author, renowned poet and civil rights activist Dr. Maya Angelou was found dead in her Winston-Salem, N.C., home Wednesday morning. She was 86. Winston-Salem Mayor Allen Jones confirmed Angelou’s death to Fox News. Police reportedly were […]

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on May 28, 2014 at 7:28 am » Comments Off

Update: House sharpens focus on VA scandal

 

Lady Liberty

Posted by: ST on May 28, 2014 at 7:25 am » Comments Off

Moral Monday: Occupy Monday 5/27/14 Edition

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on May 28, 2014 at 7:23 am » Comments Off

Wow: TX Rep. Hall, oldest-ever member of US House, ousted in GOP primary runoff

 

Daily Mail

Posted by: ST on May 28, 2014 at 7:20 am » Comments Off

Awful: Wife set to hang for marrying Christian U.S. citizen gives birth to baby girl in squalid jail  

 

CBS News

Posted by: ST on May 28, 2014 at 7:18 am » Comments Off

Military: White House: U.S. will have 9,800 troops in Afghanistan after 2014