A Republican governor in blue-state Oregon?

by Ron Strom -- Jason Atkinson GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Hoping to rise above the partisan knell and use his youthful exuberance and idealism to attract disenchanted voters, state Sen. Jason Atkinson more…

Bill limits federal courts

by Ron Strom -- Call it the 10th Amendment Restoration Act. A bill introduced by Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, promises to return to the states those issues federal courts, by their decisions, more…

Navy rebuts fasting
chaplain's claims

by Ron Strom -- A Navy spokesman and fellow Navy clergyman strongly disagree with contentions made by a chaplain who is in the 17th day of a hunger strike protesting what he more…

Ex-ACLU attorney: Group 'terrorizing' U.S.

by Ron Strom -- An attorney who once worked for the American Civil Liberties Union has slammed the organization for "perverting" federal law by successfully threatening government officials into getting rid of more…

Housing officials OK with Christmas decorations

by Ron Strom -- While a religious-liberty law firm is claiming victory in two cases of government-subsidized housing facilities that it says had restricted Christmas festivities, officials from one complex are denying more…

EPA regulation
to put kids at risk?

by Ron Strom -- The Environmental Protection Agency has just closed the public comment period for a proposed new regulation meant to ban the testing of pesticides on children – a regulation more…

GOP students confront
Ward Churchill

by Ron Strom -- Protesters confronted controversial professor Ward Churchill at the University of Colorado yesterday, asking him to circle the names of 9-11 victims who deserved to die on a 12-foot more…