Idaho governor signs emergency legislation nullifying all future federal gun laws

Michael Lotfi Ben Swann 3/22/2014

On Thursday, Idaho Governor Butch Otter (R) signed a bill, which would effectively nullify future federal gun laws, by prohibiting state enforcement of any future federal act relating to personal firearms, a firearm accessories or ammunition.

S1332 passed the house by a vote of 68-0 and the senate by a […]

Republican upset brewing in RI-01 (Patrick Kennedy’s former seat)

Dems rush money to help David Cicilline survive brutal air war

William A. Jacobson Legal Insurrection 10/27/2012

Democrat David Cicilline appears to be crumbling under devastating ads run by Brendan Doherty highlighting Cicilline’s mismanagement of Providence when he was Mayor, his lies during the 2010 congressional campaign about Providence’s finances, and his soft law and […]

In Rhode Island, secretly recorded video captures offer of ballot votes for money

In tape made by Gemma investigators, Providence man vows he can deliver hundreds of absentee ballot votes

W. Zachary Malinowski The Providence Journal 8/25/2012

PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Two days after Democrat Anthony Gemma claimed in a news conference that he had evidence of rampant voter fraud in Rhode Island, a videotape has surfaced showing a […]

Another Domino Falls in Dem War on Blue

Glenn Reynolds Instapundit 5/2/2012

WALTER RUSSELL MEAD: Another Domino Falls in Dem War on Blue.

The battle against the blue model is heating up in deep-blue Rhode Island. Via Meadia has already covered the struggle at the state level, but the fight is increasingly trickling down to the municipal level as well. The New York […]

Rep. Cicilline accused of manipulating RI redistricting

The Providence Journal 12/13/2011

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rep. Jim Langevin is accusing fellow Democrat David Cicilline of trying to use congressional redistricting to aid his re-election.

A redistricting plan unveiled Monday night would transfer Republican-heavy districts in Burrillville, Smithfield and North Smithfield from Cicilline’s district into Langevin’s. Cicilline would pick up Democratic-leaning districts in […]