I don’t know how a leader of a country without a powerful ally could look at the last few years and decide giving up their WMDs was in their best interest.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday March 11, 2014 2:25 pm|
|By: DSWright Tuesday March 11, 2014 1:20 pm|
According to 2004 testimony from then Coordinator for Center For Judicial Accountability Elena Sassower before the New York State Senate Judiciary Committee, Smith made inappropriate contributions to Governor George Pataki. Contributions close to $500,000. The contributions came from Smith and his wife over a period of years.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday March 11, 2014 12:26 pm|
An effort to legalize the limited possession and growth of marijuana in the nation’s capital has overcoming a significant legal hurdle Tuesday. After lengthy deliberation the District of Columbia Board of Elections ruled the initiative was a “proper subject” under the rules governing D.C.’s initiative process. From the board: The District of Columbia Board of [...]
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday March 11, 2014 11:16 am|
Does anyone think Obama would be doing this if the rollout went well, the law was popular, and exchange sign ups were well ahead of expectations at this point? This is not a plan A, it is more of a Hail Mary.
|By: Kevin Gosztola Tuesday March 11, 2014 10:12 am|
The top legal officer of the CIA may suffer from a torture conflict of interest.
|By: DSWright Tuesday March 11, 2014 9:10 am|
Yesterday was an interesting day in the ongoing Bridgegate scandal. The US Attorney of New York was reported to have dropped subpoenas on Port Authority Chairman and key Governor Chris Christie ally David Samson. Later, it was reported these subpoenas had been withdrawn. In fact, more than withdrawn as it appears federal prosecutors in New York have ceded control of the investigation to the US Attorney in New Jersey.
|By: Jon Walker Tuesday March 11, 2014 8:05 am|
We now have real proof that if you legalize, regulate and tax marijuana people will move to this legitimate market. The first official figures from the Colorado Department of Revenue show that during the first month of legal recreational marijuana sales the state generated just over $2 million in revenue from it. The money comes from licensing fees, an excise tax, a special marijuana sales tax, and the regular state sales taxes.
Combined with the revenue generated from medical marijuana taxes and fees the state made just over $3.5 million off marijuana in January.
|By: DSWright Tuesday March 11, 2014 7:09 am|
Pavlo Rizanenko, a member of the Ukrainian Parliament aligned with boxer turned politician Vitali Klitschko, has now raised the possibility of the opposition seeking nuclear weapons. Rizanenko claims nuclear weapons may be necessary due to threats to territorial integrity.
|By: BrandonJ Tuesday March 11, 2014 5:45 am|
- The Taliban in Afghanistan threatened to attack the presidential elections next month which they cite as a sham
- One economics professor at Oxford said the austerity conducted in Greece is the same as when the Irish faced the famine
- Now it seems North Dakota won’t be the only state with a state-run bank, Vermont also decided to vote for the creation of one
|By: Attaturk Tuesday March 11, 2014 1:30 am|
I can see a future FoxNews or FoxBusiness “pundit” now… ”What does Japan know about affects of the atom anyway?”