Republicans Fail (Again) to Stop Obama on Iran Is it incompetence? Apathy? Something more sinister? These are the questions conservatives should be asking themselves today as we bask in the glow of another spectacular Republican failure. After all the bluster and tough-talk, the Senate voted this week ... 09/10/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
3 UCSB Students Rescued in Ocean Off Goleta Beach Trio in inflatable inner tubes were blown out to sea Three UC Santa Barbara students were rescued Friday afternoon after they were blown out to sea in their inflatable inner tubes. The trio launched from Campus Point at UCSB, but brisk winds soon pushed ... 05/21/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Just Shut Up And Stop Telling Me What To Say They are not the same thing and should not be conflated or confused. AVOID the phrase “born a man” when referring to Jenner. If it is necessary to describe for your audience what it means to be transgender, consider: “While Caitlyn Jenner was ... 03/5/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
Conservative group asks court to stop John Doe ‘constitutional injury’ “Wisconsin citizens have a First Amendment right to work with their elected officials and candidates for office to advance shared policy goals,” David B. Rivkin, Jr., counsel to Citizens for Responsible Government, said in a statement. “But that hasn ... 10/7/2014 - 11:58 pm | View Link
Hawaiian Student Sues After Being Ordered to Stop Handing Out Pocket Constitutions The complaint alleges that on January 16, 2014, plaintiff Merritt Burch, who is president of the UH Hilo chapter of Young Americans for Liberty (YAL), and a fellow student YAL member were participating in an outdoor event where student groups set up tables ... 04/24/2014 - 6:24 am | View Link
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Judge's unusual order to man with nine kids: Stop ... A Wisconsin judge has ordered a man who owes $90,000 in child support after fathering nine children with six women to not have any more kids, at least for now. 02/21/2017 - 11:13 pm | View Website
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Is Your Choice Of Food A Fundamental Right? | Food Renegade You grow a garden; you expect to be able to harvest the food from that garden and eat it. According to Wisconsin Judge Patrick J. Fiedler, you don't have a ... 02/21/2017 - 1:40 pm | View Website
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“I was so frightened,” said the Australian author, Mem Fox, who traveled to the U. S. to speak at a conference about tolerance. She said she was held for just under two hours and aggressively questioned about her visa status.
Republicans have been railing against the Affordable Care Act since before it even passed, John Oliver noted on Sunday's Last Week Tonight. But now that Republicans control Congress and the White House, they can't just gripe about ObamaCare — and in fact, "all week long, Republicans have been dealing with an unexpected problem: constituents at town halls furious that ObamaCare might be taken away."
"So tonight, let's look at ObamaCare: what it does, what needs fixing, and how Republicans plan to replace it," Oliver said, and he started off by taking everyone back to "just how bad things were before it was passed." ObamaCare fixed some of the systemic problems — getting rid of coverage denial for pre-existing conditions, allowing children to stay on their parents' plans until age 26.