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Gun-Control Activists to Pour Another Million Dollars into Virginia State Elections

One of the nation's leading gun-control advocacy groups announced plans on Friday to spend upwards of $1 million in the upcoming Virginia gubernatorial and attorney general races even though a similar spending effort failed to flip control of the state senate in 2015. The Everytown for Gun Safety Ac

FREEBEACON.COM - 2017-09-20 09:00:35

Court should settle line item veto question

Attorneys for the Minnesota Legislature filed a report Monday with the Minnesota Supreme Court, saying the Legislature will have to start laying off employees and shutting down by December if no agreement is reached between Gov. Mark Dayton and the Legislature over the legislative funding Dayton vet

JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Open letter to the people of the CNMI

The following is my personal views and concerns that I feel should be brought to the attention of the business community and to our elected leaders. I sincerely hope that there will be collaborative effort between leaders of the business community and our elected leaders. I am concerned about what w

SAIPAN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-20 06:00:25

Executive ‎branch‏ facilitates dialogue

Communication is key for the Student Body president, vice president and chief of staff. The leaders of the newly formed executive branch exchange information by talking with students, faculty, staff and members of other branches to run the day-to-day aspects of Student Government. The task was given

SHORTHORN - 2017-09-20 05:00:00

Ex-director of conservative policy group Nebraska Family Alliance running for Legislature

LINCOLN - The former director of the Nebraska Family Alliance who spent 16 years lobbying for the conservative policy group will challenge the Legislature's only Libertarian senator in 2018. Al Riskowski, a registered Republican seeking election to the officially nonpartisan Legislature, announced T

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-09-19 23:15:00

North Carolina fracking panel's 1st meeting delayed

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - A retooled state panel responsible for regulating North Carolina's potential fracking industry won't meet this week for the first time after all, avoiding possible legal showdowns involving Gov. Roy Cooper's administration and drilling opponents. The state Oil & Gas Commission w

DAILY OKLAHOMAN - 2017-09-19 22:51:36

DREAMers Sue Trump Administration over DACA Rescission

Six DREAMers sued the Trump Administration on Monday demanding that Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) benefits continue. The six California plaintiffs contend that any rescission of benefits would violate their constitutional rights. The DACA recipients also urge that registering for the

BREITBART - 2017-09-19 21:59:46

Minnesota Senate Will Run Out of Money by December

Image Credit: Preya Samsundar/Alpha News MN ST. PAUL, Minn. - Between the two chambers, the Minnesota Legislature has $16.68 million remaining in their accounts, a figure insufficient to carry one chamber through the rest of 2017. Gov. Mark Dayton line item vetoed the entirety of the legislature's a

ALPHANEWSMN.COM - 2017-09-19 21:58:02

Aisle-crossing fix for Congress?

Gridlock and dysfunction in Congress? Who better to critique the ills of the legislative branch of the federal government than two former members of the U.S. House of Representatives - in this case, a Florida Republican and a Florida Democrat? Republican David Jolly and Democrat Patrick Murphy went

ORLANDO SENTINEL - 2017-09-19 20:55:00

Trumbull named to hurricane response committee

PANAMA CITY - Rep. Jay Trumbull has been selected for the newly created Select Committee on Hurricane Response and Preparedness. The committee's purpose is to "gather information, solicit ideas for improvement, make recommendations to the executive branch and suggest legislative options in advance o

NEWS HERALD - 2017-09-19 20:26:53

Cole: A return to regular order

Tom Cole Each year, millions of Americans rely on numerous federal agencies and the government for assistance on a wide range of priorities. Farmers need support for food safety programs. Veterans rely on VA hospitals for medical attention. Researchers need funds to continue programs that range from

JOURNAL RECORD - 2017-09-19 19:29:21

Facebook accused of failing to give Congress its full internal report on Russian election meddling and even refusing to hand over copies of the ads Putin's agents bought

Facebook turned over copies of advertisements and data purchased by a Russian troll farm to Special Counsel Robert MuellerCongressional investigators got a peak at them but have not been allowed to keep copies for the purpose of their wholly separate probesThey also want a copy of an internal memo F

DAILY MAIL - 2017-09-19 19:23:40

Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in Illinois

The Quincy Herald-Whig We the people should celebrate U.S. Constitution: 230 years and still going strong Constitution Day generally passes with little fanfare each year. None of the trappings of a major holiday - fireworks displays, local and national celebrations - is accorded to Sept. 17. The Fou

NWJOBS - 2017-09-19 15:38:45

Legislator Loughran seeks fall interns

BUFFALO - Erie County Legislature Minority Leader Thomas A. Loughran (D-Amherst) is seeking college students to serve as unpaid interns for the 2017 fall semester. Interns will assist the elected legislators and their support staff during the regular session of the Erie County Legislature for colleg

CHEEKTOWAGACHRONICLE.COM - 2017-09-19 17:10:16

Cat bonds & ILS an important part of the protection gap solution: S&P

The disparity between overall economic and insured losses post-natural catastrophe, as seen recently in both developed and emerging parts of the world, highlights the potential for greater participation and risk transfer from the insurance-linked securities (ILS) space, suggests Standard & Poor's (S

ARTEMIS.BM - 2017-09-19 17:09:41

Ingraham To Pelosi - That's What Happens To Conservatives On College Campuses WayneDupree.com

I must have missed the part where someone said 'Thank You' for allowing us to live here illegally and providing benefits that are only reserved for American citizens. Under our law, these people have no rights at all and are entitled to nothing. Yesterday, Rep. Nancy Pelosi reaped the whirlwind and

WAYNEDUPREE.COM - 2017-09-19 16:39:04

Mayoral candidates participate in forum at Lakeview Center

Black Mountain mayoral candidates on Sept. 18 staked out their positions on town growth and affordable housing. Some two dozen people gathered at Lakeview Center to listen to candidates Weston Hall, alderman Don Collins and incumbent mayor Michael Sobol. The evening forum was hosted by Robyn Joseph

BLACKMOUNTAINNEWS.COM - 2017-09-19 16:04:59

Leftist Commentary About Americans' Constitutional Ignorance Is Truly Cringeworthy

Constitutional Day Civics Survey. If you're a regular reader here at RedState the fact that Americans are woefully ignorant about the Constitution and basic civics probably doesn't surprise you. The way some left leaning pundits are approaching it is so transparently biased it will make you cringe.

REDSTATE - 2017-09-19 15:52:41

Seattle has a new new mayor

The good news: Three people wanted to be mayor of Seattle. Here is the announcement from the Seattle City Council on the "didn't see that one coming" ascension of retiring council member Tim Burgess to the mayor's office: Burgess Nominated as Mayor of Seattle SEATTLE - The Seattle City Council elec

CAPITOLHILLSEATTLE.COM - 2017-09-19 15:41:18

Jemele Hill fallout recap: apologies, non-apologies, hypocrisies, slurs, memos and lawsuits

LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 28: Jemele Hill speaks onstage during the Genius Talks presented by RushCard at the 2014 BET Experience at L.A. LIVE on June 28, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jonathan Leibson/BET/Getty Images for BET) Despite what Monday morning QBs might think of her, Jemele Hil

FANSIDED - 2017-09-19 15:28:41