1. S

    Why a federal minimum wage law?

    Why a federal minimum wage law? There are libertarians and/or credible economists that continue arguing the justification of a minimum wage rate. Currently, all of the world's industrial nations have government laws similar to our federal minimum wage rate, or some quasi-government...
  2. S

    Taxes upon corporations have sales tax like effect.

    Taxes upon corporations have sales tax like effect. Political conservatives are more likely believe those whose incomes are insufficient to be subject to federal income tax, pay no federal taxes and contribute nothing to USA's economy. They're also likely to be opposed to corporate taxes and...
  3. RNG

    US federal Science Committee

    That's what yer problem is .... Abandon all hope ... https://www.theguardian.com/world/2012/oct/06/republican-congressman-paul-broun-evolution-video
  4. skews13

    Federal Prosecutor On Recently Obtained Wiretaps

    Trump's Son Should Be Concerned The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has received wiretaps obtained by Spanish police which implicate Donald Trump Jr. in a plot to meet with Alexander Torshin, a high-ranking official of Russia’s Central Bank, according to a federal prosecutor in Spain...
  5. guy39

    Federal Budget Surplus for April Largest on Record

    read more @ https://www.wsj.com/articles/treasury-federal-budget-surplus-for-april-largest-on-record-driven-by-tax-deposits-1525976157
  6. Camelot

    Federal Judge Upholds Mass. Assault Weapon Ban

    To all you right wingers that think that you are constitutional scholars, consider yourself schooled by the Cam man.........:yahoo::yahoo::yahoo::yahoo:
  7. J

    Federal Judge: Trump can end DACA

    See: Maryland judge strikes down DACA challenge 3/5/2018 ”A federal judge in Maryland on Monday struck down a a challenge to President Donald Trump's decision to end protections for undocumented immigrants, stating that while he does not agree with Trump's move, it is not his job to set...
  8. J

    Federal Judge gives ok to Trump Administration to stop sanctuary state grant

    See: Federal judge allows Trump to withhold grants to California as part of sanctuary city crackdown March 6th, 2018 ”A federal judge in Northern California has declined a request from California Attorney General Xavier Becerra to block the Trump administration’s decision to withhold a...
  9. N

    Rep. Massie (KY) repeal of federal gun free school zones act

    If you give a damn about yet another case of children being massacred in their schools & you realize this is too much, then you may want to take action to bring an end to what makes it easy today to slaughter schoolchildren like fish in a barrel, and this would be the Federal Gun-free School...
  10. J

    Jerry Brown’s Senate Bill 54, protecting illegal entrants, violates federal law!

    The argument is repeatedly made that local police are under no obligation to enforce Federal Law. But the argument under review is not about “local police” being under an obligation “…to enforce Federal Law.” That argument is an intentional distraction injected into the conversation to avoid...
  11. S

    DACA and the federal shutdown

    DACA and the federal shutdown: Regardless of Democrat's motives for paying the ransom, they couldn't ignore Republicans' real threat to Children’s Health Insurance programs (CHIPs). Powerful segments within the Republican Party would choose to undermine or eliminate ANY federal social...
  12. U

    Cliven Bundy Wins: Judge Cites ‘Flagrant’ Federal Misconduct

    Wow, some nasty business by the FBI and feds. Cliven Bundy Wins: Judge Cites ‘Flagrant’ Federal Misconduct http://www.nationalreview.com/article/455263/cliven-bundy-case-dismissed-judge-gloria-navarro-cites-flagrant-federal-misconduct-bureau-land-management
  13. Kelvin

    Agent alleges misconduct in Bundy Ranch trial

    Federal agent alleges U.S. misconduct, cover-up in Bundy Ranch trial https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/local/arizona-investigations/2017/12/15/federal-agent-alleges-u-s-misconduct-bundy-ranch-standoff/956525001/
  14. RNG

    The perils of a political Federal Reserve

    There is an interesting article on the BBC site this morning about the Fed. The thumbnail sketch (link below) is as follows: Although the Fed is supposed to be independent of the government, the head is appointed by the president. So ... The situation was that the US economy was on the...
  15. Hashtag

    Benghazi suspect to face federal court trial

  16. L

    Is Merkel going to win the federal elections owing to Poroshenko?

    Every time shortly before the elections there are heated debates over the funding of parties. The Bundestag, by all means, issues some data but it mainly deals with the contributions making the sum of more than 10 thousand euros. The sources of other 69% donations below this minimal level remain...
  17. J

    A Bill to end Federal expenditures promoting the production of art

    A BILL To return integrity to the Congress of the United States by ending un-constitutional Federal expenditures promoting the production of art Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. Short...
  18. League of Justice

    FBI chief McCabe faces three separate federal inquiries into his behavior

    FBI chief McCabe faces three separate federal inquiries into his behavior The Swamp. http://circa.com/politics/fbi-chief-andrew-mccabe-faces-three-separate-federal-inquiries-into-his-behavior
  19. foundit66

    Federal Judge Says Texas Voter ID Law Intentionally Discriminates

    https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/10/us/federal-judge-strikes-down-texas-voter-id-law.html?_r=0 I think it's past time that the Repub voters recognized the tactics of the Repub politicians to pull crap like this. They claim it's about voter security, but then the implementation brings in...