1. Plan floated to tax food-for-needy programs

    ... will give the legislature time to take action on the dispute before a new March 1, 2012, timeline for a new ... lawmakers to address the concerns of the food-providers. Catherine Esterly, of Feeding America ... , said, "I've never heard of such a thing." The dispute was over the state Department of Revenue's

  2. Teacher arrested for child sex assault


    ... ://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2012/01/10/BADM1MNKNL.DTL#ixzz1jAhCESnn

  3. Cartel leader captured with 'Fast and Furious' weapons


    ... more:http://dailycaller.com/2012/10/01/univision-juarez-drug-cartel-leader-el-diego-was-captured-with-fast-and-furious-weapons/#ixzz28F7TpVJ1

  4. 8 more deaths connected to HPV vaccine

    ... be fatal." WND previously has reported how Merck was lobbying state lawmakers to require ... even the Centers for Disease Control suggested the vaccine should not be mandatory. The dispute ... and mitral valve insufficiency … who on 01-MAR-2007 was vaccinated IM into the left arm

  5. Obama spokesman unaware of Maryland Dream Act

    ... to be on the November 2012 ballot The dispute arose when Maryland lawmakers voted to give in-state ... and changing votes, one at a time." The statement is on his campaign website for the 2012 election

  6. Year of the Bible called 'unlawful'


    ... (MYFOXPHILLY) A national group of atheists and agnostics is suing Pennsylvania lawmakers ... for declaring 2012 as "the Year of the Bible." Freedom From Religion Foundation filed a federal lawsuit ... on Monday, challenging the constitutionality of the Pennsylvania Houses declaration that 2012

  7. 'Secret farm bill' primed for passage in debt deal

    ... Lawmakers on the House and Senate Agriculture committees are trying to write a new five-year farm ... would be a more public, election-year debate in 2012, when the current farm bill expires and new ... farm bill," said one environmental activist, who worries that if the lawmakers succeed, it will prop

  8. Lawmakers warn Obama to consult on Syria


    ... , citing the War Powers Resolution of 1973. More than 80 lawmakers have signed the letter so far ... Rep. Tom Marino (PA-10) Republican Rep. Dan Benishek (MI-01) Republican Rep. Tom Rooney (FL-17 ... Amash (MI-03) Republican Rep. Raul Labrabor (ID-01) Republican Rep. Joseph Pitts (PA-16) Republican

  9. Cops sweep L.A. protesters off street

    ... the 12:01 a.m. deadline imposed by city officials for removal of the encampment at City Hall ... plans to clear the tent city. The city issued the 12:01 a.m. deadline Friday, but Chief Charlie Beck

  10. Democrats abandoning millionaire surtax proposal

    ... in a sign that lawmakers are trying to broker a compromise on Congress' highest-profile year-end ... dispute. Even so, there is no clear path to quick bipartisan agreement on the legislation, which