Some States Not Sending Absentee Ballots to Military

William Bigelow Breitbart.com Big Government 15 Oct 2012

Jurisdictions in Vermont, Michigan, Mississippi and Wisconsin have failed to mail absentee ballots to military members by the Sept. 22, 2012, deadline established by the MOVE Act. That was 45 days before the November 6 elections, which was what was required.

Rep. Buck McKeon, R-Calif., chairman of […]

Dems target vulnerable GOP lawmakers over health law repeal vote

Meghashyam Mali The Hill 7/2/2012

The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) is launching a new campaign Monday targeting vulnerable GOP lawmakers on healthcare ahead of the House vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

“Democrats are on offense as we expose these House Republicans for standing up for insurance companies and congressional perks instead of […]

How Obama Bureaucrats Fueled Western Wildfires

The Obama administration’s neglect of the federal government’s aerial tanker fleet raises acrid questions about its core public safety priorities. Bipartisan complaints goaded the White House into signing a Band-Aid fix last week. But it smacks more of election-year gesture politics: Too little, too late, too fake.

Ten years ago, the […]

Bill Harming Online Privacy Moving Through Congress

Nicole Ozer Technology and Civil Liberties Policy Director ACLU of Northern California 7/27/2011

Today, the House Judiciary Committee is voting whether to approve legislation that would create a sweeping new provision requiring Internet companies (email, cloud, social networking, and more) to collect and retain hundreds of millions of records about the identity of online users. […]

New provision in Health Care law hurts small businesses, farmers

5 August 2010

CAJ note–Though we have already included articles here regarding the taxation amendment inserted into the new Obamacare law we wanted to offer the following article which was forwarded to CAJ today. Everything done in Washington usually has a long list of unintended–and very damaging–consequences.

New Law Hurts Small Businesses

RI Farm Bureau […]