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Mayor expected to sign order curtailing police-ICE collaboration

Mayor expected to sign order curtailing police-ICE collaboration

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MAYOR NUTTER is expected to sign an executive order tomorrow that will significantly limit collaboration between Philadelphia police and federal immigration authorities. The order is expected to preclude police from honoring detainer requests by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement except in cases where a person is convicted of…

Social Security stops trying to collect on old debts by seizing tax refunds

Social Security stops trying to collect on old debts by seizing tax refunds

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The Social Security Administration announced Monday that it will immediately cease efforts to collect on taxpayers’ debts to the government that are more than 10 years old. The action comes after The Washington Post reported that the government was seizing state and federal tax refunds that were on…

Cruz: HHS used “funny numbers” for its ObamaCare enrollment claims

Cruz: HHS used “funny numbers” for its ObamaCare enrollment claims

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Count Ted Cruz among the unimpressed about the HHS claim that over seven million Americans enrolled in ObamaCare by the end of the open-enrollment deadline. conducted a short telephone interview with Sen. Cruz, pointing out an earlier story broken by talk radio host Drew Steele about notification letters…

Donald Trump brings out tea party ‘boos’ when he mentions Jeb Bush

Donald Trump brings out tea party ‘boos’ when he mentions Jeb Bush

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Donald Trump spoke at the Freedom Summit in New Hampshire Saturday, covering topics including Obamacare, foreign policy, and the economy, but it was his remarks on  Jeb Bush and immigration that drew boos from the audience. Mexico is taking a tremendous number of jobs from the United States,…

Alabama Democrat’s $100,000 Challenge to a ‘Whole Bunch of Whites’ Backfires – Big Time

Alabama Democrat’s $100,000 Challenge to a ‘Whole Bunch of Whites’ Backfires – Big Time

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Last month, Alabama State Rep. Alvin Holmes (D) made some controversial and racially-charged statements that could cost him $100,000 if he is willing to put his money where his mouth is. During a legislative session discussion on abortion rights, Holmes speculated that members of the GOP would be…

IRS Gave House Oversight Democrats Info on Targeted Conservative Group

IRS Gave House Oversight Democrats Info on Targeted Conservative Group

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The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) sent tax documents on a targeted conservative group to Democratic staff on the House Oversight Committee, newly released emails show, despite previous denials by ranking Oversight Democrat Elijah Cummings (D., Md.) that such contact had occurred. Emails released by the GOP-led Oversight Committee…

Has hell frozen over? Democrats, GOP all just united behind Ted Cruz’s bill – unanimously

Has hell frozen over? Democrats, GOP all just united behind Ted Cruz’s bill – unanimously

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Republican Ted Cruz , the firebrand junior senator from Texas who has earned the wrath of both Democrats and establishment members of his own party, introduced a bill in the U.S. Senate Monday that got 100 percent approval. At issue was Iran’s selection of Hamid Aboutalebi as its…

“Jeb Bush 2016 Is a Surefire Winner,” Says Local Unicorn

“Jeb Bush 2016 Is a Surefire Winner,” Says Local Unicorn

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Can you feel the excitement? The Washington Post reports that all the important Republicans have decided that Jeb Bush is going to be our nominee in 2016. Phew, that’s a relief! If we had had a primary, we conservatives who actually do all the working and voting for…

‘Blacklisted at Mozilla’: WSJ Sounds Alarm Over Campaign Disclosure Laws

‘Blacklisted at Mozilla’: WSJ Sounds Alarm Over Campaign Disclosure Laws

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"Mr. Eich's treatment is another reason to rethink our views on campaign-finance disclosure laws."    "Some of our liberal friends have been dismissing our warnings about the politics of personal vilification emerging on the left, but here is a case study."   The Monday issue of the featured…

Republicans Have Betrayed U.S. On Obamacare

Republicans Have Betrayed U.S. On Obamacare

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This story was linked as the main headline from the Drudge Report last night, and it was a deserving pick. It enrages me. At the prodding of business organizations, House Republicans quietly secured a recent change in President Barack Obama's health law to expand coverage choices, a striking,…

News of the Strange Update: Park Service States That Bison Are NOT Fleeing Yellowstone

News of the Strange Update: Park Service States That Bison Are NOT Fleeing Yellowstone

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A few days ago.  we covered claims that the bison in Yellowstone we fleeing.  However, the park service has a different opinion.  Here is more, and the evidence, from The Blaze… This week, a video has been circulating claiming to show a herd of bison “running for their…

LGBT has a big loss in Mozilla and don’t even know it

LGBT has a big loss in Mozilla and don’t even know it

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Leave it to the tolerant Left to railroad an entrepreneur from the company he founded, all because he exercised his God-given, Constitutionally-support right to support a cause. Marriage. Not “traditional marriage,” but MARRIAGE. The only kind of marriage, the marriage between a man and a woman. Because that is…

Coats: ‘I’m at the wrong hearing’

Coats: ‘I’m at the wrong hearing’

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  Sen. Dan Coats (R-Ind.) was prepped for an appropriations hearing on the defense budget when he took his turn Wednesday afternoon, flipping papers on his lap, reading from them and commending the witness for his department’s prompt response to a letter Coats had sent about a military…

Harry Reid’s Koch addiction takes over Senate.gov

Harry Reid’s Koch addiction takes over Senate.gov

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Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has escalated his war of words against the billionaire Koch brothers by publishing an anti-Koch hit piece on his Senate.gov page, despite official rules prohibiting the use of U.S. senators’ .gov websites for political purposes. The belonging to the Nevada Democrat currently features…

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