In a recent test at the White Sands Missile Range, a specially equipped C-130 plane fried a parked truck with a powerful laser.
Former presidential candidate Alan Keyes has given perhaps his most dire warning yet, saying that the Obama administration is preparing to stage terror attacks, declare martial law and cancel the 2012 elections, which is why they are demonizing their
A lawsuit challenging federal gun control in Montana was filed in U.S. District Court Thursday.
As if the SEC could be humiliated any more, another piece of disclosure now highlights that Mary Schapiro's useless organization was unresponsive to whistleblower overtures by former Moody's employees attempting to warn the regulator "about Moody's w
governmentattic.org provides electronic copies of hundreds of interesting Federal Government documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act. Fascinating historical documents, reports on items in the news, oddities and fun stuff and governme
THOUGH IT HASN'T BEEN TRUE for years, many people believe that government employees receive such lavish employment and retirement benefits in order to compensate for their meager paychecks. The reality is...
A southwest Michigan woman has been told that she’s breaking the law because she watches her neighbors’ children each morning before they get on the school bus. Lisa Snyder of Grand Rapids says it’s “ridiculous” that she faces fines and possible j
A nuclear blast is an explosion with intense light and heat, a damaging pressure wave, and widespread radioactive material that can contaminate the air, water, and ground surfaces for miles around. A nuclear device can range from a weapon carried by
McCain should just resign or switch party's already...pathetic. see video:
On Tuesday, the House approved a bill that extends unemployment benefits for another 13 weeks. But it’s good only if your states unemployment rate is 8.5% or higher.
Now that taxpayers are Citigroup’s biggest shareholder, owning 36% of common stock, it is time for the company and its foundation to end its relationship with ACORN and its affiliates
Americans cannot get any truth out of their government about anything, the economy included. Americans are being driven into the ground economically, with one million school children now homeless, while Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke announces
The reality is that my generation was indoctrinated with a very subtle, but dangerous notion- that the Federal Government IS the United States. This is the situation we all face today as Americans who value the philosophy of our founding fathers. D
UPDATE 9/24 11:00 AM CST : The Massachussetts flu vaccination bill,S.2028 sponsored by a local Senator Richard Moore, is still in the House Ways & Means Committee in Massachussetts.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics calls its “non-farm payrolls report”. Because the BLS has adopted numerous “techniques” for “adjusting” its numbers (i.e. lying)
The ban is intended to end the sale of tobacco products with chocolate, vanilla, clove and other flavorings that lure children and teenagers into smoking. The agency will study regulating menthol products and hinted that it might soon take action aga
Let’s get this straight. Household credit is shrinking… Profits are shrinking… Employment is shrinking… Housing values are shrinking… The wage base is shrinking… But the recession is over!
To no one’s great shock, the nation has reacted to the radical nature of the Democratic agenda by expressing even more suspicion of big-government solutions.
The administration continues to LIE about claimed "improvements" in the character of home finance.
A sleepy Montana checkpoint along the Canadian border that sees about three travelers a day will get $15 million under President Barack Obama’s economic stimulus plan. A government priority list ranked the project as marginal, but two powerful Democr
CBS cameraman Glenn McReynolds had a legitimate question: Why is the public allowed inside the federal courthouse when the media is barred? Security guards told him something about a “30-foot rule” that is meant to separate reporters from people l
Banning texting while driving would make Arizona safer, but such a law would be prohibitively difficult to enforce and would fail to address the wider issue of distracted driving, the director of the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety said. “Text
Americans who slap $1 price tags on their used possessions at garage sales or bazaar events risk being slapped with fines of up to $15 million, thanks to a new government campaign. The "Resale Round-up," launched by the Consumer Product Safety Commis
Government influence over the banking system is near complete. How long before Fed supervisors demand pay structures based on how much bank money is being made available to Obama favored industries? This is not your grandfather's America.
A careful observer of the history of taxation might remind Coca-Cola Co. (KO) chairman and CEO Muhtar Kent that taxes have been used for centuries to create incentives for desired behavior. At a Rotary Club meeting in Atlanta on Monday, Kent employed
There were nine more of them in the safe-deposit box. But after the Langbord family took the coins to the United States Mint to be authenticated in 2004, they got a rude surprise. The Mint said the coins were genuine and kept them.
A Government Accountability Office report says that privatizing the government-sponsored enterprises (GSE) Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac could mitigate the systemic economic risk caused by the federal government’s guarantees to the now-defunct mortgage
Flashback: Pete Stark, D-Calif., Calls Bush Liar on House Floor The House Democrats will vote today to discipline Rep. Joe Wilson for calling President Obama a liar on the House floor during his speech to the nation that was riddled with mislead
Republican lawmakers on Tuesday gathered on Capitol Hill to promote their financial regulatory reform legislation