from – IJReview – by Michael Hausam
The John Locke Foundation just published its First In Freedom Index, a report that compares and ranks the relative freedom of all fifty states.
The North Carolina-based think tank says it has an institutional...
Republicans in Congress Demand Answers About Military Chaplain Disciplined for Referencing the Bible
Capt. Joe Lawhorn
from – The Daily Signal – by Kelsey Harkness
A group of 24 Republican lawmakers are demanding an explanation about why the Army disciplined a military chaplain for making references to the Bible during a suicide-prevention...
from – The Daily Signal – by Mitchell Tu
Wal-Mart is giving employees a raise.
Wal-Mart announced today that it would spend $1 billion to raise the wages for 500,000 workers. Current employees will now be paid at least $9 per hour by April of this...
’30 million Americans are either out of work or severely underemployed’
WASHINGTON, DC, Feb 20 – The falling unemployment numbers should be cause for merriment but it’s hard to find enough people who are happily employed these days, at least...
One of the things everyone should remember is that every large, successful company was once a small business startup. If you read the stories of corporate founders, or hear them speak, their stories all bear a strong resemblance. I got to spend several hours...
Getting ready to prepare your income tax returns can be a hassle, especially for those of us who haven’t been diligent in holding on to our records. Seniors who misplace their SSA 1099 forms have the extra aggravation of having to call and/or visit their...
from – The Daily Signal – by John Grimsley & John O’Shea, M.D.
Doctors in their day-to-day practice already face a mound of federal regulations.
Now, starting Oct. 1, doctors will face a new unfunded mandate as they will be required to...
AMAC Member: Charles Wanner
Location: South Carolina
For many of our Vets, getting to the VA Hospital can be more difficult than getting an appointment. That’s where I, and thousands of other volunteers come into place. The DAV has a fleet of Ford vans...
AMAC Member: Richard Kleinsmith
My Name is Richard Kleinsmith and I gave four years of my life serving my country in the Air Force during ’66 to ’70. During that time I spent 6 months in Guam building 500, 750 and 1,000 lb bombs...
from – nextavenue.org – by – Walter Updegrave
Lessons learned from this writer’s recent downsizing experience
Trading down to a smaller home can lower your housing cost and maybe get you some extra cash to bolster your retirement...