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Michigan Sued For Denying Illegal Aliens Licenses

A new Michigan law that prohibits issuing driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants is being legally challenged by a national group that claims residents are safer and law enforcement is more effective when all drivers have licenses, regardless of legal status. Denying driver’s licenses to all residents who live and work…

Latin American Communists Back Obama

This week Barack Obama got a second presidential endorsement from a world renowned communist, who assures that the Illinois senator is a spokesman for millions of Central American and Mexican citizens who migrate to the U.S. Nicaraguan leader Daniel Ortega, the head of the Marxist Sandinista Liberation Front, says Obama’s…

Senate Ethics Comm. Finally Blasts Larry Craig

Silent for nearly a year in the case of a disgraced lawmaker who solicited sex in an airport bathroom, the Senate Ethics Committee has finally issued a scathing admonition involving the shameful incident. Missing in action since last year, the bipartisan ethics panel blasted Idaho Senator Larry Craig for his…

Government Secrecy On the Rise

Access to public meetings and records is crucial to government accountability yet many states continue to have open-records exemptions that permit the sort of secrecy the disclosure laws were created to eliminate. In fact, the majority of the nation’s 50 states regularly intercept the public’s access to information and many…

Alaska Mayor Convicted For Stealing Federal Grants

The mayor of Alaska’s second largest city has been convicted for using nearly half a million dollars in government grants intended for low-income youths to cover personal bills, purchase a plasma television set and to pay for a costly family wedding reception. A federal jury found Fairbanks Mayor Jim Hayes…

Jail For Top Democratic Donor, Clinton Friend

A prominent California attorney who got Bill Clinton to veto legislation that would hurt his business and has donated generously to the Democratic Party will go to jail for two years for conspiracy and obstruction of justice. Crowned “King of the Shareholder Suit,” William Lerach made his fortune winning billions…

Illegal Immigrants May Take Over By 2050

The U.S. government’s failure to secure the southern border will result in a massive surge of immigrants that will triple the nation’s current Hispanic population by mid century and leave whites as minorities. The nation’s population will soar to 438 million by 2050 and, not surprisingly, the growth will be…

FBI Checks Waved For Those Seeking U.S Residency

In a major policy shift that defies security measures passed by Congress after the 2001 terrorist attacks, tens of thousands of immigrants will be granted permanent U.S. residency without FBI background checks. The Department of Homeland Security will make the exception to ease an application backlog at the agency that…

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