Historic: 1st state adopts plan to rein in feds

by Bob Unruh -- The plan to put the brakes on Washington's expansion of the federal government is under way. Convention of States confirmed that the Georgia legislature on Thursday passed the more…

Another 'tough to watch' black-on-white beating

by Colin Flaherty -- [ooyala code="hhMGcxbDoOf95P4y-0myeaDFJLOsTRlV" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (Editor's note: Colin Flaherty has done more reporting than any other journalist on what appears to be a nationwide trend of skyrocketing black-on-white crime, violence more…

Money expert: Proposed tax hike 'horrific'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- One of the many tax hikes being pursued by Washington would be "absolutely horrific" for small businesses and partnerships, which create a majority of the nations jobs, according more…

God comes back to the Capitol

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="608" caption="The first prayer for the Second Continental Congress, Philadelphia, September 7, 1774"][/caption] WASHINGTON – Many Americans may know that President Thomas Jefferson coined the more…

GAO to probe state-based health exchanges

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) The investigative arm of Congress on Wednesday agreed to look into problems with state health exchange websites around the country. The U.S. Government Accountability Office accepted more…

'Chicagoland': Redford takes on Rahm

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Daily Beast) Perhaps it isn't strange that Rahm Emanuel, the mayor of Chicago, feels more comfortable and candid around a group of schoolchildren than adults. He can more…

Florida: No law license for illegals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Immigrants in the country illegally can't be given a license to practice law, a question that was raised when a man who moved here more…