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Archive • Feb 2014

National Right to Work: The GOP’s Acorn?

Lee Stranahan

The National Right to Work Committee–a Springfield, Virginia 501(c)(4) lobbying group that claimed on their IRS 990 forms that they had not engaged in direct or indirect campaign activity involving candidates–appears to have been actively involved in direct candidate activity for years in at least twelve states, according to whistleblowers who used to work for the lobbying […]

Sen. Hagan runs from Obamacare question on canceled plans

Joe Schoffstall

On Monday, Sen. Kay Hagan (D-NC) repeatedly refused to answer a simple question on when she knew people wouldn’t be able to keep their current plans under Obamacare. Sen. Hagan promised on at least 24 separate occasions people in North Carolina would be able to keep their current health care plan — once Obamacare went into effect […]

Government worker convicted of passport fraud

Joe Schoffstall

A federal government worker based out of Texas has been convicted of passport fraud. Nyle Churchwell, and ex-passport official based out of Houston, Texas, was arrested in 2012 after having spent 30 years working with the U.S. Department of State. Churchwell was exposed after being confronted by another worker, whose name hasn’t been made public. […]

Video: Detroit Mother uses gun to defend kids from armed thugs

Stephen Gutowski

A Detroit Mother turned her rifle on three armed thugs as they broke down the door to her home Monday night, according to a report from WXYZ. The whole incident was caught on camera by the mother’s recently installed security camera. As the video shows, three men congregate outside of the mother’s house shortly before […]