Public outcry forces FEC Democrats to junk bid to regulate Internet, Drudge

Paul Bedard The Washington Examiner 5/21/2015

The Federal Election Commission, facing punishing criticism for suggesting that political activity on the Internet should be regulated, rejected talk of new rules Thursday, a victory for GOP commissioners who feared Democrats were targeting conservative sites, even the Drudge Report.

During a public meeting, Democrats on the FEC said […]

Criminal Investigation Launched After Investigators Find 32,744 ‘Lost’ IRS Emails

Jim Hoft The Gateway Pundit 2/27/2015

The IRS Conservative Targeting Scandal included:

Hundreds of conservative groups were targeted At least 5 pro-Israel groups Constitutional groups Groups that criticized Obama administration At least two pro-life groups An 83 year-old Nazi concentration camp survivor A 180 year-old Baptist paper A Texas voting-rights group A Hollywood conservative group […]

Flood of anti-Boehner calls rattles leadership

Susan Ferrechio The Washington Examiner 1/7/2015

It wasn’t the Republican votes against House Speaker John Boehner that truly rattled the GOP leadership, it was the phone calls.

There were hundreds of them, jamming the phone lines of the district and Capitol offices of dozens of House GOP lawmakers.

The callers were not angry about legislation. […]

Texas Republican announces challenge to Boehner for Speaker in new Congress

Kyle Balluck The Hill 1/4/2015

Rep. Louis Gohmert (R-Texas) said Sunday that he will challenge John Boehner (R-Ohio) as Speaker in the new Congress.

“I’m putting my name out there today to be another candidate for Speaker,” Gohmert said on “Fox and Friends.”

Gohmert said that after “years of broken promises, it’s time for a […]

California Attorney General Accused of Unfairly Targeting Conservative Group

The Washington Free Beacon 12/11/2014

The conservative Americans for Prosperity Foundation filed a First Amendment lawsuit against California Attorney General Kamala Harris accusing her of engaging in unfair targeting of conservative nonprofits, the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

[T]he Americans for Prosperity Foundation is saying the state of California is improperly demanding information about its donors […]

Bill Whittle: Silence Drudge!

Bill Whittle Truth Revolt 10/31/2014

If someone was trying to limit or suppress your First Amendment rights in America today, what would that Tyrant look like? A dictator in a military uniform? Or a soccer mom in a corner office?

In this weeks Firewall, meet Ann Ravel of the FEC and Lois Lerner of the […]