An Overview of State Campaigns, 2007-2008 By Denise Roth Barber NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON MONEY IN STATE POLITICS April 06, 2010 This publication was made possible by grants from: Ford Foundation to Promote Open Society The Pew Charitable Trusts Rockefeller Brothers Fund Sunlight Foundation TABLE OF CONTENTS A Birds-Eye View of State Campaigns in 2007 and 2008 […]

This Memorial Day as you spend time with your family and friends, take time to remember why we have this day of remembrance. It is not simply so we can have a bbq, go to the lake, or enjoy a long weekend to start off the summer. It is a day to show app…

At this point, we would put nothing past the power elite when it comes to fear-based promotions. The global warming promotion was amazingly audacious, and we have no illusion that the elite has ceased to flog it. While we haven't dealt with it spec…

What a mess. As can be seen by the article excerpt above, the European Union threatens to come apart at the seams. The debt "contagion" is obviously not stopping, nor can it, given the monstrous overhang that is now being presented to world m…

If rights were no more that fancy ways of expressing preferences – in short, if morality and politics could only produce emotional expressions-there would be no doubt about the possibility of conflict between rights. Those who embrace the emotivi…

TEMPLE – A mother and daughter were booked into Bell County Jail on Tuesday, one of many cases of parents serving time with their children for contempt of court after truancy. Melissa Diane Mayo and Ashley Mayo are just the latest in a series of people behind bars for missing class. The Temple Independent School […]

  Meet-   Chad Dornsife, Executive Director Best Highway Safety Practices Institute cdornsife@bhspi.org The Best Highway Safety Practices Institute   See Chad Dornsife’s excellent Power point presentation from 2002 that explains step by step how our transportation safety practices have been transformed to accommodate new, profit driven methods of enforcement. Red Light Camera history, law […]

FIRE Coalition features OK Rep. Charles Key on June 4th

On Friday, June 4, 2010, the FIRE Coalition, working with our partners at the Patriot Coalition and November Patriots, will hold our first National Security Conference of 2010 in the old Kansas Supreme Court Chambers in the Kansas State Capitol Building, in Topeka, Kansas. Whether it is amnesty for illegal aliens, the nearly 10% unemployment rate, or the rising instances of drug cartel and gang crime along our southern border, our elected officials at the federal, state, and local levels need to work together for the American People. On Saturday, June 19th, we will hold our second national security conference of 2010 in Hamilton, Ohio.

District 3 New Mexico http://www.kokeshforcongress.com Want to Help Adam Kokesh win? Phone Banking: http://www.CallforKokesh.com Up for a Road Trip to NM? From now until June 1 (NM Primary Day) The Kokesh for Congress Campaign would appreciate some extra friendly faces to help them with the final push. For more info call 505-470-1917 Adam Kokesh’s Principles […]

While we usually focus on the dominant social these of the elite, we wanted to take the time over this weekend to comment on the Paul clan and how it has been shaking up the political establishment. We are aware of the reports circulating that Ron Paul…

Here is what Canada's industrialist and regulators ought to keep in mind. There are plenty of places to mine in the world and plenty of well-capitalized entrepreneurs outside of Canada. Regardless of the reasons for the current SEC legislation, we …

The Oklahoma Turnpike Authority, Automatic License Plate Recognition and the Alliance for Toll Interoperability READ THIS! About those Oklahoma Spy Cams.. There is more to this than meets the eye. We will be exposing much more about this story tonight AxXiom & Maxim for Liberty! 6-8 cst on http://www.ruleoflawradio.com Oklahoma Turnpike Orders New Sticker Tags-Revenue […]

Project CrisCros – Cameras from Chicago to the Mexican Border April 30th, 2010 [From Security Info Watch via Crain’s Chicago Business] The Chicago Police Department is pushing for the use of 200 cameras along interstate highways between Chicago and Mexico. The cameras would be fitted with ALPR technology, allowing them to identify suspicious cars. This […]

We just received official word that we won the Bixby straw poll, so congratulations to all our volunteers for their dedication and hard work. It is because of you that more and more people are learning of our campaign and realizing that they finally ha…

To those who sacrificed so much and to their families  our eternal gratitude and profound respect….

Memorial Day, holiday in the United States observed in late May. Previously designated Decoration Day, it was inaugurated in 1868 by Gen. John A. Logan for the purpose of decorating the graves of Civil War veterans and has since become […]

May 28, 2010 First, a Resolution by the International association of Chiefs of Police;   Automated License Plate Reader (ALPR) systems consist of high-speed cameras combined with sophisticated computer algorithms capable of converting the images of license plates into computer-readable data, automatically comparing the plates against key databases (e.g., stolen and wanted vehicles), and stamping […]

We aren’t there…yet Every couple minutes I see an “URGENT: US ARMY IN KOREA AT DEFCON 2!” scroll by, so I checked; By Jung Sung-ki [Yes it’s from 2009, but it explains what goes on] Staff Reporter The South Korea-U.S. Combined Forces Command (CFC) has upgraded its surveillance level on North Korea, Thursday, following the […]

Texas to get another piece of California

In addition to all the jobs ejecting from the former Golden State I’m now one step closer to having Heaven in Texas; IRVINE, Calif. (May 27, 2010) In-N-Out Burger is expanding the chain to Texas for the first time, the furthest East the California-based brand has grown, officials confirmed Thursday. The 240-unit chain is primarily […]