Media Silence: $6.4 Million From Soros Behind Legal Battles For 3 Conservative 2016 Contenders…

Jarred Stone Weasel Zippers 9/16/2014

…Legal battles against state governor’s with higher political aspirations keep cropping up. But looking deeper into attacks on Republican governors from Texas, Wisconsin and Louisiana reveals George Soros’ checkbook was behind it all – but the news media aren’t about to point that out.

The group that first filed an […]

Rick Perry Adds Ex-John McCain Consultant to Legal Team

John Blosser Newsmax 27 Aug 2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry has added Republican strategist Steve Schmidt to the legal team he has assembled to battle the felony indictments, which have the onetime presidential contender looking at the possibility of spending years in prison.

Schmidt was a consultant to Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, in his 2008 […]

UK Plans New Law to Deal With Islamist Extremism

Aditi Khanna Outlook 8/23/2014

In the wake of the recent beheading of a US journalist by a suspected British Islamic State militant in Iraq, the UK is planning a tougher law to tackle threat of Islamist terrorism in the country which includes stripping citizenship of naturalised Britons who are fighting overseas.

It will also have […]

Perry Grand Juror is Democratic Party Activist, Sought Out a Grand Jury Witness While Serving

Erick Erickson RedState 8/20/2014

Media Trackers has the scoop. A grand juror in the Rick Perry grand jury is not only a Democratic activist, but was active in the party while on the grand jury.

Rho Chalmers, who disclosed to the Houston Chronicle yesterday that she was a member of the grand jury that indicted […]

Can you find a defender of the Perry indictment anywhere on the political spectrum?

Glenn Reynolds Instapundit 8/16/2014

IT’S COME TO THIS: Mia Farrow: Rick Perry indictment ‘doesn’t identify a law he violated. Looks like politics not felony.’

Related: Dershowitz ‘Outraged’ by Perry Indictment.

Plus, an extensive analysis from prosecutor Patrick Frey. “Words truly fail to describe what an outrageous and unsupportable abuse of prosecutorial power this is. The […]

Texas Lt. Governor: We've 'Shut Down and Reduced Illegal Immigration' at the Border

Michael Cantrell Conservative Tribune 8/4/2014

…Gov. Rick Perry sent the National Guard to the border to help patrol units, overwhelmed by the large number of individuals filtering across into the United States.

The Lone Star state has also created its own armed border security units, spending millions of dollars a month to put an end […]