GOP senators back Paul's gun-control filibuster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s threat to filibuster any new gun restrictions is gathering steam, as a dozen of his Republican colleagues have now signed onto his more…

Obama budget to take aim at wealthy IRAs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) President Obama’s budget, to be released next week, will limit how much wealthy individuals – like Mitt Romney – can keep in IRAs and other retirement more…

Ex-felons about to get health coverage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Stateline) Newly freed prisoners traditionally walk away from the penitentiary with a bus ticket and a few dollars in their pockets. Starting in January, many of the 650,000 more…

Holder: Jail time for blacks too long

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Attorney General Eric Holder expressed "concern" Thursday evening that black men are unfairly served with longer prison sentences than white men and that America's prison system more…

Democrat: I 'misspoke' about gun that killed son

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Denver Post) Colorado Rep. Rhonda Fields, D-Aurora, a prominent figure in the charge to pass stricter firearms laws, said Friday that she "misspoke" in a national radio interview more…

CIA tapped to run counter-terror activities

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Prop 8 judge cozy with pro-same-sex attorneys

by Drew Zahn -- A reported series of emails reveals Judge Vaughn Walker, who struck down California's Proposition 8 defining marriage as between one man and one woman, is now working with more…