Archive for: November 25, 2007

November 25, 2007

FCC’s Cable Plans Draw Fire

Filed under: The Nanny State - 25 Nov 2007

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Kevin Martin’s proposal to impose new regulations on the cable industry is running afoul of some fellow Republicans, who are questioning his focus on reining in cable companies. Today, 24 House Republicans plan to deliver a …

ICE Agents Secretly Reassigned by Bush Administration

Filed under: Immigration - 25 Nov 2007

The latest news not being covered by the mainstream news media is President George W. Bush’s reassignment of some 1,000 Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents to work as US Customs officers. News of this reassignment began to leak …

Because She’s a Woman

Filed under: Politics In General - 25 Nov 2007

It’s very easy to fall behind the times. It is for this reason that you find parents who never seem to really know what the younger generation is involved in, older folks who still act as if a hot …

Iowa’s House of Labor Is Split

Filed under: Elections & Voting,The Democrats - 25 Nov 2007

Alan Anderson is urging fellow United Steelworkers in Mason City, Iowa, to support John Edwards. Joe Bohl, a cousin who works for the city’s water utility, says he and other members of the government employees’ union will likely back Sen. …

America

Filed under: Immigration - 25 Nov 2007

Let’s get a few things straight shall we? Neither I nor anyone else who is fighting illegal immigration wishes for any citizen of this country to be profiled, harassed or bothered in any way. The sad fact of the …

Shades of Things to Come?

In December of 2003, the U.S.-based Home School Legal Defense Association (http://www.hslda.org) released an article entitled “German Homeschoolers Under Attack” which addressed difficulties German families were having with their government in attempting to home school their children.

I Am Woman, Hear Me Lead

There is a great debate raging in America right now, and for once it doesn’t have to do with who should have been voted off “Dancing With the Stars.” (On a side note, shouldn’t a show called “Dancing With the …