Obama Takes Away Your Insurance & Changes Rules So Unions Can Keep Theirs

Remember those unions that helped lobby for Obamacare? They too started realizing it was a bad deal, but Obama’s taking care of them. Weeks after denying labor’s request to give union members access to health-law subsidies, the Obama administration is signaling it intends to exempt some union plans from one of the law’s substantial taxes. Buried in rules issued last week is the disclosure that the administration will propose exempting “certain self-insured, self-administered plans” from Read more […]

On Child Protective Services, Part 2: Law/Enforcement Disconnect

Imagine you are driving down the road five miles under the marked speed limit and a police officer pulls you over for speeding. He says, “Yes, the speed limit says 45, but me and the boys have decided it would be better for you to drive 30. So we’re gonna take your car away. If you don’t like it, you can take it up with a judge. Oh, but not at a regular court. At our court. And not with elected judges. With judges we’ve appointed and can fire at will. Oh, and my verbal testimony in court Read more […]

Arrested For Not Rolling His Window Down All The Way

James Eades of Augusta, Georgia was driving down a highway with a friend when they approached what they thought was an accident scene. Not wanting to be detained in traffic for an indefinite period of time, Mr. Eades turned around to go a different way. He didn’t realize that what he did in turning around was wrong, because as it turned out, he wasn’t avoiding a traffic accident; he was evading an Operation Thunder police checkpoint. When police see that someone is turning around like that Read more […]