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Parent trigger laws are under attack in California. High Desert Elementary School, a member of Adelanto Elementary School District, is the first school in which parents have successfully executed the Parent Trigger Law. State testing scores show that 75% of students cannot read or write, causing The Desert Trails Parent Union to look for major changes for the better education of their children.
Glenn Beck to Continue Week of Big Announcements at FreePAC Ohio
Cincinnati, OH- Glenn Beck will make his first major appearance following the reveal of the Blaze TV’s return to traditional TV on the DISH Network at FreePAC Ohio, where he will share the stage with FreedomWorks to continue his week of big announcements.
“Citizenship” and President Obama's Scheme to Force His Agenda
Democracy and Power 101: Government is powerThe essence of Government is power; and power, lodged as it must be in human hands, will ever be liable to abuse.-James Madison, Speech in the Virginia State Convention of 1829-1830“Citizenship” and President Obama's Scheme to Force His AgendaPresident Obama, in his recent convention speech, intentionally stressed “citizenship.” The president said:
7 Important Facts about the Chicago Teachers Union Strike
26,000 teachers went on strike in Chicago Monday, leaving 350,000 students stranded in a political battle they’re too young to understand. Here are seven things you should know about the city’s public school system and the union that controls it.
If Barack Obama's campaign slogan is "It could have been worse," Mitt Romney's seems to be "It won't be as bad." Mitt Romney's comment on Meet the Press about maintaining 'guaranteed issue' in his 'repeal and replace' health plan means there will be no repealing and far less replacing.
The production of electricity via wind power is a heavily subsidized industry in the United States. Given the inconsistencies and inefficiencies of producing power with wind in conjunction with the heavy government subsidies, American consumers and businesses are having their sweater unraveled at both ends, through higher taxes and higher energy rates.
In June of this year, the Supreme Court ruled that the massive healthcare overhaul forced on the American people by President Obama would indeed stand as constitutional, because it is recognized as a tax. Underneath the blanket assertion that Obamacare is one of the biggest tax increases in American history, is the realization that the law includes many other taxes beneath the surface. One such tax, the Medical Device Tax, is already costing vital jobs in an unstable economy.
Today is a time to reflect, a time to ponder ones place in the universe and this great nation. Today, looking back on how drastically our history was changed eleven years ago, I have come to the disturbing and disheartening conclusion that my generation has become exceedingly apathetic towards their civic responsibilities.