The Chappaqua Case: The Feds Muscle In on Local Zoning Laws

HUD has rewritten the definition of “fair housing.”

Howard Husock National Review 7/30/2015

Here’s a question for Hillary Clinton: Should a U.S. attorney threaten a county with more than $1 million in fines if it refuses to pressure local officials to approve a housing development?

The issue is not at all hypothetical. It’s front and […]

Obama's Labor Day Weekend: Three Fundraisers and an MSNBC Wedding

Charlie Spiering Britbart.com Big Government 29 Aug 2014

President Obama has a busy Labor Day weekend planned as he leaves on Air Force One for New York later this afternoon.

Once in New York, President Obama is scheduled to attend two Democratic National Committee fundraisers in the area at private homes.

One of the fundraisers […]

Obama Moves to Impose His Vision of How We Should Live, Part One

Paul Mirengoff PowerLine 12/26/2013

As the end of the year approaches, we are waiting for the Obama administration to complete the process by which its rule on “affirmatively furthering fair housing” (AFFH) becomes embedded in the Code of Federal Regulations. In July, the Department of Housing and Urban Development issued its proposed AFFH rule for […]

Fallout begins from newspaper decision to publish gun owner names

Anthony Martin Conservative Examiner 1/4/2013

The fallout has begun stemming from the decision of a New York newspaper to publish the names of concealed carry gun owners in its reading area. Megyn Kelly of Fox News told Bill O’Reilly Thursday that a female stalking victim who had not heard from her assailant in two years […]

#FAIL of the Day—-Twenty-five Percent of the Journal News’ Rockland County Gun-Map not Accurate

Rockland County Clerk Paul Piperato pleaded with the Journal News editorial board not to publish the largely inaccurate database of pistol permit holders’ addresses

 

Dylan Skriloff Rockland County Times 1/4/2013

The intentions of the Journal News’ editorial board in publishing a highly controversial “interactive gun map” are further occluded by an inconvenient […]

‘Journal News’ hires armed security guards

Dylan Byers Politico 1/1/2013

The Journal News of West Nyack, N.Y., has hired armed security guards to defend its offices after receiving a torrent of phone calls and emails responding to the paper’s publication of the names and addresses of area residents with pistol permits.

RGA Investigations, a private security company, “is doing private security […]