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Bobby Jindal Sues U.S. Dept. of Education Over Common Core

The Common Core State Standard for our schools is here.  While on the surface a minimum standard that a students should seem to be able to live up to seems like a good idea, there is a deeper problem when you look more closely.   54 more words

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Arizona ruling overturns conviction of felon carrying gun

Arizona ruling overturns conviction of felon carrying gun

Michael Kiefer, The Republic | azcentral.com 2:27 p.m. MST August 7, 2014

Johnathon Serna was convicted of misconduct with weapons when police noticed a gun during a consensual conversation. 381 more words

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Will You be a Part of the Solution?

Will You be a Part of the Solution?

“The right of all Americans to carry concealed has been trampled upon when it comes to traveling with a firearm outside of one’s home state.” — GOA Director of Federal Affairs Chris Stone, in the upcoming Sept. 438 more words

2nd Amendment

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Let’s demilitarize the regulatory agencies too

Overlawyered

Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah) has introduced a bill called the Regulatory Agency Demilitarization Act, citing such unsettling developments as a U.S. Department of Agriculture solicitation for submachine guns.

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Government

Update: About That Whole "Right to Remain Silent" Thing...

…well, the 5th Amendment took a hit in California today:

State Supreme Court: Silence can be used against suspects

Richard Tom was sentenced to seven years in prison for manslaughter after authorities said he was speeding and slammed into another vehicle at a Redwood City intersection. 250 more words

Politics

Kansas attorney general to appeal

Kansas attorney general to appeal state Supreme Court decisions overturning 3 death sentences

TOPEKA, Kan. – Kansas Attorney General Derek Schmidt says he will appeal recent state Supreme Court decisions overturning the death sentences of three men convicted of capital murder. 234 more words

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