People for American Way petition against Bachmann

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) barely survived a Democratic challenge in November, despite a massive cash and spending advantage. Last week, however, Bachmann was back to business more…

Columbus Day replaced by Native American Day?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (San Diego Union-Tribune) Just weeks after voters agreed to help ailing state coffers with higher sales and income taxes, a Los Angeles-area lawmaker wants to give state workers more…

Grab your flag: Gun Appreciation Day coming

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (San Francisco Chronicle) Mark your calendar. On Jan. 19, two days before President Obama is inaugurated and a day before Sen. Dianne Feinstein is expected to introduce an more…

GOP lawmaker: Let's cut spending now

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="1idjE5ODoiAynqsKLYDLbBDv-L3nTiz_"] The fiscal cliff and an an awkward vote for speaker of the House meant a rocky start to 2013 for House Republicans, but Rep. Doug Collins, more…

City lets church minister to homeless

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A northern California church, Mercy Way Rescue, has found itself victorious in a fight with the city in Placerville over a conditional use permit it needed to minister more…