The Center for Disease Control announced last week that the transmission of Ebola can be done with a cough or a sneeze. The virus can survive outside the body for about 45 minutes in cool weather, longer in colder weather. For example, if an infected person sneezes and some of that …
Posted by Jack, analysis by John Myers, sponsored by KQED (This was about the most straight forward and fair analysis I could find on Prop 45)
Require health insurers to publicly disclose and justify their rates
Give the state insurance commissioner power to approve or reject those rates
Allow the public to challenge …
My apologies if you have been forced to log in to some other website like Face Book in order to say something in comments. I was just made aware of that today. I’ll check with the editor tomorrow and see what’s going on.
We can gripe or we can do something…
After our research is done the first step is actually getting our bill ready for discussion in committee. A bill should have three parts:
Preamble: This section should provide your reasons for the necessity of your bill. Why is your topic something that should be addressed …
Up for trying a little experiment in democracy? I have this crazy idea that if we were to submit a fairly reasonable piece of legislation to our state representative we might have a chance of getting it passed into law. Its a long shot of course, but if it’s the right …
Posted by Jack
There’s a story on the internet originating in a number of major newspapers including USA Today, the Guardian and Washington Post and tells of an ugly incident involving Team Obama.
An Obama senior official is calling Netanyahu “chickensh–” and this shows the ugly, ignorant, and grossly shortsighted side of the president and his …
by Jason Brennan
I. Good Intentions Aren’t Enough
Betty Benevolence wants to save the world. Yet she has crazy ideas about how to do it.
II. Voting is an Ethical Issue
How we vote matters. When we vote, we can make government better or worse, and in turn, make people’s lives go better or …
1. Light travels faster than sound. This is why some people appear bright until you hear them speak.
2. A fine is a tax for doing wrong. A tax is a fine for doing well.
3. He who laughs last, thinks slowest.
4. A day without sunshine is like, well, night.
5. Change is …
Two very powerful videos from black individuals telling how harmful the Democrat party has been to them.
Powerful video: Black folks in an abusive leadership relationship
“Listen to Chicago activists Paul McKinley, Mark Carter, Joseph Watkins and Harold “Noonie” Ward deliver a message to black communities across the country. Their message …