Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Bipartisan group of lawmakers pushes DACA immigration bill

Tuesday pressure grew in the House  to debate legislation protecting young undocumented immigrants from deportation, in a challenge to President Donald Trump, who has declared as "dead" an existing program allowing them to legally study and work in the United States.

Republicans push for second tax vote in Congress, Democrats say ‘Let’s see’

Republican congressional leaders are moving forward with a plan to vote before the 2018 midterm elections on a bill to make permanent the temporary individual tax cuts in their recent tax overhaul.

Trump v Mueller Who Gets Who First?

The recent raid by the Robert Mueller’s witch hunters on President Trump’s lawyer’s offices shows that we are nearing the third act.

Oklahoma teachers want more money but Republicans say no

The more these teachers whine and demand more, the more I say fire them all. They sit on their butts, working 180 days of the year.

Zuckerberg says ‘unsafe’ designation of Diamond and Silk an ‘error,’ but was it accidental?

While testifying before a House committee on Wednesday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told Rep. Joe Barton, R-Texas, that the company’s designation of the popular pro-Trump duo Diamond and Silk as “unsafe” was an “enforcement error.”

ICE arrests 97 suspected illegal immigrants at Tennessee meat processing plant

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents arrested 97 people after raiding a Tennessee meat processing plant, in what civil rights activists say was the largest crackdown at a single place in almost a decade.

Facebook to Diamond and Silk: Your content, brand ‘dangerous to the community’

Late Friday, Trump supporters Diamond and Silk said that after being in ongoing communications with Facebook, the social media site told the duo the reason their material no longer reaches the people who liked their page is because the company believes their content and brand are “dangerous to the community.”

What Easter Means to Me

I was thirty years old.  That has been thirty-eight years ago.  When I was first saved I mourned for all the years I had spent wasting my life trying to do it on my own. 

Tarrant County woman sentenced to five years in prison for illegally voting in 2016

A judge sentenced a Rendon woman to five years in prison Wednesday for voting illegally in the 2016 presidential election while she was on supervised release from a 2011 fraud conviction.

Meet the leader of the new tea party: Trump

The tea party was over, we thought. Not quite a decade old, the right-wing populist movement that once seemed poised to be an enduring force in national politics had burned out, overtaken by a more virulent strand of populism led by President Donald Trump.

Crimes, Pensions, and Andrew McCabe

Last week Attorney General Jeff Sessions finally had the guts to do the right thing and fire former F.B.I. Deputy Director Andrew McCabe and doing so but a mere 26 hours before he would have received full retirement benefits.

Random Thoughts III

Why would someone be upset about deporting children but not upset about aborting them?

Facebook bans conservative for 30 days over post critical of David Hogg

Tanya Grimsley, a conservative marketing specialist whose expertise with Facebook has helped a number of conservative blogs, told the Conservative Firing Line that the social media giant handed her a 30-day ban over a graphic critical of foul-mouthed teen demagogue David Hogg.

On Guns, Due Process, and the Mentally Ill

As we are now about a month out from the Parkland, Florida school shooting, the issue of mental illness in regards to mass murder and guns is still being debated instead of tangible solutions being put into place in a timely manner.

Today is Yesterday’s Tomorrow

Science fiction has predicted many of today’s realities from cell phones to tablets.  Many things that are today part of History like walking on the moon, organ transplants, and space stations were once flights of fancy.

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ICE boss tangles with NY Gov Cuomo calls slams ‘insult’ to agency

  The head of ICE Wednesday accused NY Governor Cuomo of making "grandstanding" and "inaccurate" comments after armed agents raided an upstate dairy farm last week and...
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Bias Opinion

If you want to get a totally biased opinion of a man, just ask his ex-wife. Stumbled upon a YouTube video last night, which...

U.S. Supreme Court leans toward upholding Trump’s travel ban

  Wednesday Conservative US Supreme Court Justices signaled they are likely to uphold President Donald Trump's travel ban on people from several Muslim-majority countries, one of...