Tag Archives: federal government

CHIP? Who cares? Children can’t vote.

This week, Minnesota became the first state to run out of federal funds for its Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) since Congress missed a September deadline to renew it. The… Read more »

Carmen Yulín Cruz: Nasty women get shit done!

The Mayor of San Juan, who was very complimentary only a few days ago, has now been told by the Democrats that you must be nasty to Trump. — Donald… Read more »

Global Climate Change: Ignoring an inconvenient truth makes it no less inconvenient

WHAT’S in a name? Readers may recall that Donald Trump once called climate change a Chinese hoax. If so, that could make Hurricane Harvey the latest foreign import to destabilise… Read more »

Verily, Jesus said, “You may be fed and clothed…just as soon as you finish your Bible study”

Is the goal of a charity food bank to help feed hungry people — or to win converts to a religion? It seems that some Christian food banks are chafing… Read more »

Welcome to Oregon, where even the ham sandwiches have a “D” beside their names

Sen. Ron Wyden is as close to a lock for reelection as anyone is this crazy election year, especially in a solid blue state where Republicans thought it a fine… Read more »

We’re from the government and we’re here to…oh, fugeddaboudit….

Answering truthfully to the question “have you ever smoked weed?” could get foreigners looking to visit the United States banned from entering the country for life. That’s what happened to… Read more »