Archive for: May 23, 2012

May 23, 2012

Florida Teacher’s Unions Receive Failing Grades

Two reports this week out of Florida reinforce my opinion that teacher unions are basically worthless.

A Reuters report out of Miami, Florida tells me: “Nearly half of Florida high school students failed the reading portion of the state’s new toughened …

Posse Comitatus Act kicked to the roadside by feds, say critics

Filed under: American Government,American Military - 23 May 2012

The new defense authorization act all but erases decades of U.S. government compliance with the letter and the spirit of the Posse Comitatus Act 1878, a law that prohibits the use of the U.S. military to perform law enforcement …

Conservatopia: Rumination on Reality

Filed under: Politics In General - 23 May 2012

What percentage of the 60% who like it can explain it? I’ve never understood how people can form opinions without knowing why they’re held.