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EPA

Panel: Obama’s Emissions Regulations Mark ‘Unprecedented’ Executive Expansion

(Daily Signal) – The Environmental Protection Agency kicks off public hearings today on its new carbon dioxide and greenhouse gas emissions regulations for power plants. But before the public has its chance to weigh in, the EPA’s plan evoked harsh reactions from a Heritage Foundation panel. Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Pa., joined the Competitive Enterprise Institute’s …

July 29, 2014, 11:13 am ·
RushMediaMatters

Progressive Leader Outlines Plan to ‘Take Down’ Free-Market State Policy Groups

(Watchdog) – Last week’s Netroots Nation gathering was billed as a “giant family reunion for the left.” The familial atmosphere generated by the progressive activists included one state network leader’s directive to “take down” conservative state policy networks nationwide. Arshad Hasan, who moderated a break-out session called “Stink Tanks in Your State: Inside the State …

July 29, 2014, 11:12 am ·
Obamacare

Was This Obamacare Court Decision Judicial Activism?

(Daily Signal) – Washington Post columnist E.J. Dionne Jr. claims that last week’s D.C. Circuit decision striking down Obamacare subsidies for individuals enrolled in federally-run health care exchanges was “extreme judicial activism.” That’s a loaded term too often used by those who don’t like the outcome of a particular case. But judicial activism is not simply in the eye …

July 29, 2014, 11:10 am ·
Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton: Hamas Uses Human Shields Because ‘Gaza is Pretty Small’

(CNS News) – Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton explained that Hamas hides their military weapons among civilians due mainly to geography, not religious extremism or hatred of the state of Israel. In an interview with Fusion TV, Clinton said “Hamas puts its missiles, its rockets in civilian areas; part of it is because Gaza is pretty small and it’s …

July 29, 2014, 11:02 am ·
Michelle Bachman

Bachmann: ‘We Saw Border Processing, Not Border Security’

(CNS News) – Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), recently returned from a trip to the Southwest border, says no one is being turned away: “We saw border processing, not border security,” Bachmann said in a news release describing her trip to Brownsville, McAllen and Laredo. “While the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Agency performs admirably on …

July 29, 2014, 11:01 am ·
Bowe Bergdahl

Lawmakers Prepare Resolution Against Obama Over Bergdahl Release

(Newsmax) – A deal is near from both sides of the political aisle on a resolution directed at President Barack Obama’s deal to release Taliban prisoners housed at Guantanamo in exchange for Sgt. Bowe Berghdahl. “We thought it was important to put this legal marker in the ground and repudiate what the president did,” said …

July 29, 2014, 10:48 am ·
Ball and Chain

Report: Obama Likely Knew Some Obamacare Subsidies Illegal

(Newsmax) – The recent ruling by the D.C. Circuit that the implementation of Obamacare is illegal has uncovered the possibility that the Obama administration was aware of this all along, Politico Magazine reported. The Halbig v. Burwell lawsuit ruled that the Affordable Care Act does not allow for Obamacare to provide subsidized health insurance for the 5 …

July 29, 2014, 10:46 am ·
NSA Spy

Leahy Bill Drastically Curbs NSA Surveillance

(Newsmax) – Senator Patrick Leahy will introduce legislation on Tuesday to ban the U.S. government’s bulk collection of Americans’ telephone records and Internet data and narrow how much information it can seek in any particular search. The bill, which has White House backing, goes further than a version passed by the U.S. House of Representatives …

July 29, 2014, 10:45 am ·
Obama Phone

Obama Calls Netanyahu, Demands Israel Agree to Ceasefire

(Breitbart) – President Barack Obama phoned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu late Sunday, demanding that he agree to an immediate ceasefire “that ends hostilities now and leads to a permanent cessation of hostilities, based on the November 2012 ceasefire agreement.” Israel has, however, unilaterally agreed to over five ceasefires so far, all of which Hamas has either …

July 29, 2014, 10:44 am ·
Handcuffs

Illegal Alien Released with ‘Notice to Appear’ Busted for Alleged Human Smuggling

(Breitbart) – An illegal alien who had previously been released with a notice to appear found herself back in federal custody when authorities arrested her on the charge of human smuggling. Earlier this week, a Texas State trooper pulled over a vehicle for a traffic violation. The trooper then called U.S. Border Patrol agents after …

July 29, 2014, 10:42 am ·
Illegal Aliens

Feds Offering Private Citizens Cash to House Illegals

(Breitbart) - The federal government is in dire need of U.S. citizens willing to house the thousands of illegal immigrants who enter the country each week, and they are willing to pay them to do so. The Texas-based nonprofit Catholic Charities is currently seeking out foster families for the migrants, most of whom come from Central America. Ruth Braiser, …

July 29, 2014, 10:40 am ·
capture246

Photos: Border ‘Militias’ Moving Across Texas

10 gun-toting ‘teams’ from El Paso to Rio Grande Valley (Zerohedge) – With 1000s of illegal immigrants crossing the US-Mexico border every day (perhaps even more now some of the border has been washed away), the government quietly dumping them in Tennessee (among other places), and current (recently constructed border protection infrastructure already breaking down), it appears …

July 29, 2014, 10:31 am ·
Homeland Security

Homeland Security Agents Raid Home to Seize Land Rover For Violation of EPA Regulations

Protecting America from the deadly threat posed by vehicles which flout emission standards (Infowars) – In another example of how the Department of Homeland Security has expanded far outside the purview of its original function, six vehicles full of DHS agents were required to seize a Land Rover from a couple in Statesville, N.C. due …

July 29, 2014, 10:26 am ·
Police Tank

Albuquerque Police Department Considers Scrapping MRAP Armored Vehicle

Concerns about militarization of police prompts review (Infowars) – Albuquerque Police Department is considering scrapping use of its MRAP armored vehicle after a deluge of negative press attention and complaints that the vehicle is a sign of America’s slide into a militarized police state. The APD is already under intense scrutiny as a result of …

July 29, 2014, 10:24 am ·
Border Fence

Smugglers Rip Holes in Border Fence

Two nearby breaches occurred in Arizona at same time (Washington Times) – A rainstorm knocked over part of the border fence in Arizona this weekend, even as smugglers were cutting their way through another part of the fence less than a few miles away — leaving a hole big enough to drive a vehicle through, according to …

July 29, 2014, 10:18 am ·
Tea Party Rally

Residents Revolt Over Illegals: ‘What We See is Invasion, Deliberate Invasion’

(CBS News) – With the threat of a so-called “immigrant tsunami,” Collin County Commissioner Mark Reid invited the public to attend commissioner’s court on Monday –- and they did. It was standing room only at the county building, as people sounded off about housing immigrant children, despite there being no current plans to do so …

July 29, 2014, 10:14 am ·
Jerry Brown

Jerry Brown Makes Religious Appeal for Open Borders

(Sacramento Bee) – Gov. Jerry Brown suggested Monday that Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s ordering of National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to address the surge in border crossings is misguided, urging politicians instead to heed the “religious call … to welcome the stranger” in addressing the crisis. “This is a human problem, and it has been …

July 29, 2014, 10:05 am ·
Chris Van Hollen

Dem: Legalizing Illegals Will ‘Reduce the Deficit’

(CNS News) – When asked whether legalizing illegal immigrants would help unemployed Americans, Rep. Chris Van Hollen (D.-Md.) responded by pointing to testimony from the director of the Congressional Budget Office that Van Hollen said indicated enactment of the Senate immigration bill (which gave illegal aliens a “path to citizenship’) would “reduce the deficit and …

July 29, 2014, 10:02 am ·
Rick Perry

Rick Perry to Obama: ‘What You Are Doing is a Crime’

(Daily Signal) – Texas Gov. Rick Perry compares the role of National Guard troops at his state’s border to the deterring effect that cop cars stationed along neighborhood roads have on crime. Perry, in an exclusive interview with The Daily Signal, said even though the 1,000 military troops he activated to help manage the border crisis in …

July 29, 2014, 10:00 am ·
Illegal Alien Protest

Immigration Official: More Than 580,000 People Have Been Spared Deportation Under DACA

(The Blaze) – A senior U.S. immigration official has told a House committee that 580,000 illegal immigrants have avoided deportation under the administration’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals policy, also known as DACA. That’s about 30,000 more approvals than the 553,000 the government reported in May. Leon Rodriguez, director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, …

July 29, 2014, 9:55 am ·