Over and over, the Republican Party declares itself to be “the party of small government.” But which party is trying to use the powers of big federal government to tell the people and the states what they can and cannot do? You guessed it — it’s the Republican Party.
Republican Representative Tim Huelskamp of Kansas […]
Ben Carson is already fumbling in incoherence, just one day into his campaign for the Republican presidential nomination. A person who believes that prison rape proves that being gay is a choice is not the kind of person we need making life and death decisions in the Oval Office. […]
Whatever the twists and turns in the threads of historical connection between then and now, it’s clear that the association of February 14 with love and sex predates anyone carrying the name of Valentine. […]
Today, I read the text of H.R. 489 for the first time. Its major action clause reads:
SEC. 2. REQUIRED REPORTING OF MEDICAID PAYMENTS TO ABORTION PROVIDERS.
(a) In General.–Not later than 60 days after the end of fiscal year 2015 and each fiscal year thereafter, each State that makes a Medicaid payment from […]
Moral Mondays have become a North Carolina tradition. With the spring of every new year and the convening of the North Carolina State Legislature, citizens who support reproductive rights, the freedom to marry, the right to vote, public financing of elections, citizen control, public schools, health care, a clean environment and economic opportunity hold marches […]
Whatever happened to Republicans opposing big government interference in people’s lives?
In a speech yesterday at Mississippi State University, Mitt Romney told the audience that he wants to end the programs developed as part of Lyndon Johnson’s War On Poverty, and replace them with something new.
The programs from the War On Poverty Mitt Romney […]
The big problem isn’t what women say. The big problem is that Mike Huckabee thinks that he has the legitimate authority to tell women what they can and cannot say. […]
Number of bills before the 114th Congress to let military chaplains proselytize troops: 1
Number of bills mentioning “military waste“: 0
Number of bills to give zygotes legal rights at conception: 1
Number of bills to rescue frozen “snowflake babies” or prosecute in vitro facilities for child abuse: 0
Number of bills celebrating Pope Francis: […]
Catholic evangelist Jim Schroeder, has written an essay on behalf of Foundation for Evangelization through the Media in which he declares without equivocation that “Science Is Proving the Church Is Right and the Culture’s Wrong:”
“Modern science – which so many assume is the antithesis or even enemy of Catholic teaching – actually bears out […]
“All hurricanes are acts of God, because God controls the heavens. I believe that New Orleans had a level of sin that was offensive to God, and they are — were recipients of the judgment of God for that.” — Pastor John Hagee
10:00 am, January 5, 2015: same-sex marriage is illegal in Miami, […]