Man-made global warming is actually occurring. So says 39% of the population, anyway. That’s according to a Gallup poll released just today. The same poll shows that 25% of Americans are “solidly skeptical” of global warming. About 36% of those polled put themselves somewhere in the middle.
Regardless of where someone may view himself along the political spectrum (conservative, libertarian, or modern liberal), there are always a variety of government programs and activities that they either think are not worth the money or should not be the business of government in the first place. Yet, it seems almost impossible to rein in government. It keeps growing in size and scope in one direction after another. Why? And is there any way to reverse it? Growing Government Spending and Taxing.
EDWARD LUCAS: I hope I'm wrong but historians may look back and say this was the start of World War III.Vladimir Putin is striking at the heart of the West'.'We can chose to surrender any responsibility we have to protect Ukraine and the Baltic states'.'Or we can mount a last-ditch attempt to deter Russia from furthering its imperial ambitions.'If we choose to resist Putin, we will risk a terrifying miltary escalation'.I do not think it an exaggeration to say this could bring us to the brink of nuclear war'.
World’s leading experts say fracking will cut greenhouse gas emissions.UK should away from ‘dirty’ coal and contribute to saving the environment.Unexpected endorsement will be a welcome boost to David Cameron. Blow to green activists who are concerned about the effects of fracking
Lois Lerner sits in her lavish house on $2.4 million property as she awaits possible contempt charge
Ex-IRS official Lois Lerner is living the life of a private citizen at her more-than $2.4 million property in Bethesda, Md. while Republicans consider holding a House floor vote to hold her in contempt of Congress.
Kathleen Sebelius, the health and human services secretary, is resigning, ending a stormy five-year tenure marred by the disastrous rollout of President Obama’s signature legislative achievement, the Affordable Care Act. Mr. Obama accepted Ms. Sebelius’s resignation this week, and on Friday morning he will nominate Sylvia Mathews Burwell, the director of the Office of Management and Budget, to replace her, officials said.
In May 2013, when the IRS’ Lois Lerner publicly admitted and apologized for inappropriately targeting conservative tea party groups, President Obama said, “If you’ve got the IRS operating in anything less than a neutral and nonpartisan way, then that is outrageous.
The State Department has no idea what happened to $6 billion used to pay its contractors. In a special “management alert” made public Thursday, the State Department’s Inspector General Steve Linick warned “significant financial risk and a lack of internal control at the department has led to billions of unaccounted dollars over the last six years.
Oh Goodie! Producers of Goracle’s Global Warming Fear Monger Film “An Inconvenient Truth” Consider Making A Sequel…
Al Gore might need to dust off his projector. The creative forces behind the Oscar-winning environmental documentary An Inconvenient Truth are hatching plans for a sequel to the film that raised global awareness of climate change. “We have had conversations,” producer Lawrence Bender tells THR. “We’ve met; we’ve discussed. If we are going to make a movie, we want it to have an impact.”
The search is on for a South Florida couple who authorities said were living a lavish lifestyle while collecting food stamps.