California trying to ban hunting ammunition

Mike Lelieur California Senate District 17: Your State Senator Needs to Know that YOU OPPOSE Banning Traditional Hunting If enacted, Assembly Bill 711 would make California the first state in the nation to prohibit the use of lead ammunition for ALL hunting. Such a ban on traditional ammunition would have devastating effects on hunting and […]

Memorial Hermann refuses to hire tobacco users, charges smokers $600 per year

Memorial Hermann is a corporate system of hospitals primarily located in the Houston, Texas area but has branched out to other parts of Texas several years ago. Harris County even wanted to purchase one of their 9 hospitals, Memorial Hermann SW. They had several employee reduction initiatives when they suddenly began acquiring other hospitals throughout […]

Ron Paul Secretly Won the Caucuses

They all laughed at Ron Paul. They all laughed when he took a stage in Minnesota, having come in a solid second place, and reminded the faithful of a “little thing called delegates!” They were serious about it. Paul’s people believe that they understand the delegate process, and that the media does not. There is […]

FDA staffers sue agency over surveillance of personal e-mail

By Ellen Nakashima and Lisa Rein, The Washington Post The Food and Drug Administration secretly monitored the personal e-mail of a group of its own scientists and doctors after they warned Congress that the agency was approving medical devices that they believed posed unacceptable risks to patients, government documents show. The surveillance — detailed in […]

Gen. David Petraeus: ‘The troops can’t quit’

(WASHINGTON POST)   “It’s ‘open the envelope time,’ ” Gen. David Petraeus told his security team as his SUV approached the White House on June 21, 2011, for his final meeting with President Obama on the drawdown of forces from Afghanistan. Petraeus had returned to Washington from his command in Kabul for consultations with Obama on the […]