Monthly Archives: June 2014 «

 

Pres. Obama vows to “fix” immigration problems “without Congress”

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 8:50 pm » Comments Off

Wish I could say I was surprised by this: President Obama vowed Monday to bypass Congress and pursue unilateral changes to the country’s immigration system, defying House Republicans who say his executive actions are part of the problem.  The president, speaking in the Rose Garden, said he is forced to go it alone because the […]

 

Liberal freak-out commences in the aftermath of #SCOTUS Hobby Lobby ruling

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 8:08 pm » 4 Comments

I had a million things going on today so I wasn’t around much in the immediate aftermath of today’s Supreme Court ruling on the Hobby Lobby case, but it was pretty predictable how the left would react if the court didn’t rule in favor of the Obama administration’s position on the so-called “birth control mandate.” […]

 

The Hill

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 7:35 pm » Comments Off

Victory: Court chips away at union power

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 7:32 pm » Comments Off

Election 2016: Hillary Clinton’s money problem

 

Ras. Reports

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 7:30 pm » Comments Off

Poll: 71% Think IRS Likely to Have Destroyed E-mails to Hide Guilt

 

Fox News

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 7:29 pm » Comments Off

International: Netanyahu vows ‘Hamas will pay’ after bodies of 3 kidnapped Israeli teens found

 

Jon Cohn

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 7:26 pm » Comments Off

SMH: Hobby Lobby Case Shows Why Private Companies Shouldn’t Provide Insurance.  Govt Should. 

 

Open Thread: #SCOTUS Hobby Lobby ruling

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 9:45 am » 1 Comment

As I noted yesterday, the Supreme Court is expected to announce today their verdict in the Hobby Lobby religious freedom case, which pits the family-owned company against the Obama administration’s Obamacare “birth control mandate.” The Hill provides a preview of what’s ahead: The boundaries of religious freedom hang in the balance as the Supreme Court […]

 

Lois Lerner’s attorney: She tried to retrieve lost #IRS emails

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 8:37 am » 2 Comments

Not a believable story, in my humble opinion. Via Fox News: The attorney for ex-IRS official Lois Lerner claimed Sunday that his client “did everything she could” to retrieve emails and other files after an apparent computer crash in 2011, though he did not venture an explanation as to why the agency went so far […]

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 7:17 am » Comments Off

Wow: Miss. tea party leader dead of apparent suicide