Democrats long for
'Fairness Doctrine'

by Ron Strom -- In an attempt to lessen the impact of so-called conservative talk radio, a New York congresswoman is leading an effort to re-establish the "Fairness Doctrine" for radio and more…

New effort to restore
cross to seal

by Ron Strom -- A group of Los Angeles County residents who want to see a small cross restored to the government seal there have begun a second effort to get an more…

Bill would dump IRS
for sales tax

by Ron Strom -- A federal bill that would do away with federal income tax and replace it with a national sales tax has been introduced again in the House of Representative more…

Iran opposition declares end to mullah rule

by Ron Strom -- In an open letter to Tehran's leaders, an opposition group called The 70 Million People of Iran, has declared the ruling mullahs will no longer have power over more…

Mel Gibson pushed
for president

by Ron Strom -- Inspired by Mel Gibson's strong stand against the dehydration death of Terri Schiavo, an Oregon businessman has begun a campaign to see the "Passion" director run for president more…

Teen girls' Bible talks of oral sex, lesbianism

by Ron Strom -- A Bible created especially for girls age 13-16 that includes profiles of fictional teenagers discussing oral sex, lesbianism and "dream" guys is drawing sharp criticism from some Christian more…

Monetary changes promise prosperity for all

by Ron Strom -- A national proposal that would bring about major reform in the U.S. monetary system may not have even one advocate in Congress, but its supporters are convinced that more…

Summer camps for teens
build leadership

by Ron Strom -- Teenagers who want more than a good time and a week away from home during summer camp this year have a unique opportunity to build their leadership skills more…

Clinton ally pushes 'transformational education'

by Ron Strom -- An education activist who influenced the policies of the Clinton administration has sponsored three members-only meetings for Minnesota legislators in hopes of pushing his brand of education reform more…

Vitamins: Will they be regulated as drugs?

by Ron Strom -- While e-mails circulating about the imminent banning of over-the-counter vitamins and minerals in the U.S. are overly hysterical and in some cases downright false, food-supplement activists still are more…