EPA in huge power grab to control all ditches and gullies on private land

J. D. Heyes Natural News 6/14/2012

As the federal Leviathan becomes ever larger and all-powerful, its Executive Branch tentacles reach further and further into the American fabric as it seeks to exert authority and control over more and more of our lives.

The latest power-mad grab can be attributed to the not-so-illustrious Environmental Protection Agency […]

TSA Is A ‘Complete Fiasco’ Says Congressman Who Wrote Legislation Creating The Agency

Rob Port Say Anything 9/12/2011

Florida Republican Rep. John Mica has some buyer’s remorse about the TSA, it seems.

…a decade after the TSA was created following the September 11 attacks, the author of the legislation that established the massive agency grades its performance at “D-.”

“The whole program has been hijacked by bureaucrats,” said […]

Amid airport anger, GOP takes aim at screening

Byron York Washington Examiner 11/15/2010

Did you know that the nation’s airports are not required to have Transportation Security Administration screeners checking passengers at security checkpoints? The 2001 law creating the TSA gave airports the right to opt out of the TSA program in favor of private screeners after a two-year period. Now, with the […]

Florida senator: Obama told me we can’t deploy oil skimmers because they might be needed elsewhere

Allahpundit HotAir.com 6/21/2010

A quickie but goodie courtesy of The Shark Tank, which wrangled this interview with LeMieux after a meeting of the Florida GOP. I’d be curious to know when, precisely, O told him that we can’t spare an all-hands-on-deck approach with American skimmers — although given the fact that that remains the policy […]