Joe the Plumber: Plunge the IRS for good

by Drew Zahn -- Samuel Joseph Wurzelbacher, better known during the 2008 presidential campaign as "Joe the Plumber," has launched a website seeking Americans' votes to abolish the Internal Revenue Service. "Are more…

Vermont legalizes same-sex marriage

by Drew Zahn -- Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas The Republican governor of Vermont vetoed a bill legalizing same-sex marriage passed by the state's Legislature yesterday, only to have the lawmakers at the more…

Activists celebrate blows to Electoral College

by Drew Zahn -- John Koza, chairman of National Popular Vote Activists seeking to eliminate the Electoral College in favor of a popular vote to elect the president boast that their movement more…

Will bill give Obama control of Internet?

by Drew Zahn -- Sen. John "Jay" Rockefeller, D-W.V. A pair of bills introduced in the U.S. Senate would grant the White House sweeping new powers to access private online data, regulate more…

Money woes slam top Christian broadcaster

by Drew Zahn -- Salem Communications, a Christian publishing and radio giant that owns nearly 100 radio stations nationwide and calls itself the No. 1 Internet provider of Christian content, has been more…

Justices 'mainstream' homosexual 'marriage'

by Drew Zahn -- IowaSupremeCourt DES MOINES, Iowa – In the Midwest, a region of the country widely considered to be a bedrock of traditional American values, many people are in shock more…

Stem cell research: Not in my state!

by Drew Zahn -- Texas State Sen. Steve Ogden A legislator in Texas has pushed forward a measure that could significantly limit future embryonic stem cell research in his state. State Sen. more…

There was ammo on these shelves …

by Drew Zahn -- Reports from across the country confirm that gun owners seeking to stock up on ammunition are facing the same list of problems: shortages, back orders, elevated prices and more…

Don't like CFLs? Ask your pet

by Drew Zahn -- Compact fluorescent light bulbs, or CFLs, are packaged with promises of energy savings that have prompted the federal government to dictate their use, but consumers of the new more…