and Military handle state and national emergencies?!
What follows is on the website of Mark Kessler, Chief of Police of Gilberton Borough Police Department in Pennsylvania. He wants citizens to join with his police department in building a “reserve force” that will aid his police force should the need arise to resist Federal authorities when [...]
Examiner Editorial: Leave it to states to raise the minimum wage
“Since the last time this Congress raised the minimum wage,” President Obama said during his State of the Union address, “19 states have chosen to bump theirs even higher. Tonight, let’s declare that, in the wealthiest nation on Earth, no one who works full [...]
Washington County delegation weighs in on bill to repeal death penalty Sen. Ronald N. Young, D-Frederick/Washington, is the only legislator from the delegation who supports it BY KAUSTUV BASU firstname.lastname@example.org:06 p.m. EST, February 14, 2013
Gov. Martin O’Malley testified Thursday at hearings in front of the House and Senate judicial committees in support [...]
As Obama tries to scare the public with dire consequences of the sequester that HE proposed, let’s put it into perspective. According to the CBO, the much ballyhooed sequester would cut spending by $44 billion in 2013. The expected budget for 2013 is $3.97 trillion, so a $44 billion cut amounts to 1.2% of the [...]