Eighteen-Year-Old Elected as State Lawmaker

An eighteen-year-old was voted into the West Virginia House of Delegates. This is one of those stories to watch. Elected at eighteen! From CBS DC: “18-Year-Old Freshman Elected To W.Va. House Of Delegates, Becomes Youngest State Lawmaker In US.” The Republican defeated Democrat Layne Diehl on Tuesday to win a seat in the state House of Delegates to become the youngest state lawmaker in the U.S. “History has been made tonight in West Virginia, and while I am proud of all that we Read more […]

Ignore God’s Law and Get Headaches about What Counts as “Consent”

Behold the insanity wrought when men ignore God’s Law! From myfoxny.com: “California debates ‘yes means yes’ sex assault law.” College students have heard a similar refrain for years in campaigns to stop sexual assault: No means no. Now, as universities around the country that are facing pressure over the handling of rape allegations adopt policies to define consensual sex, California is poised to take it a step further. Lawmakers are considering what would be the first-in-the-nation measure Read more […]

Illinois Wants To Know Who Owns Precious Metals

Living in Saint Louis, I seem to be hearing a lot of local news stories about the gridlock in the Illinois legislature trying to fix their underfunded pensions. While they have proven failures in that area, I can only wonder if they will prove more effective in passing SB3341. “Creates the Precious Metal Purchasing Act. Provides that a person who is in the business of purchasing precious metal shall obtain a proof of ownership, create a record of the sale, and verify the identity of the seller. Read more […]