6 In 10 Workers Still Recovering From The Recession

CNBC- Joe Vier was on track for a secure retirement as an advertising executive in the Detroit auto industry. He was making more than $100,000 a year and contributing to his 401(k) savings plan at work. That was in 2008. Then the S&P 500 tumbled roughly 50 percent and $2.7 trillion in retirement accounts were lost in the crash. Detroit was particularly hard hit — bankruptcies in … Continue reading 6 In 10 Workers Still Recovering From The Recession

500 Fake IDs Seized By CBP

Fox News- U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Philadelphia snagged hundreds of phony state drivers’ licenses over the past several months, the agency revealed Thursday. Approximately 500 fake identification cards entered the Pennsylvania city “in international air cargo” since May and were taken by officers, the CBP said in a news release, adding that the agency’s efforts kept “the fraudulent documents out of the … Continue reading 500 Fake IDs Seized By CBP

California Lawmakers Want Ammunition Control

Breitbart- With nearly every gun control imaginable already on the books, Democrats in California are now weighing ways to control ammunition. Breitbart News reported that California ushered in 2018 with ammunition controls by mandating that residents only buy in-state ammunition, and requiring that those purchases be made from state-approved ammunition vendors. Read More Continue reading California Lawmakers Want Ammunition Control

AG Sessions Plans 50% Increase In Immigration Judges

Politico- Attorney General Jeff Sessions said that he plans to increase the number of immigration judges by 50 percent by the end of the year as he welcomed a new class of such judges on Monday. “Counting you along with existing judges, we currently have the most active immigration judges in history. This class puts us at the top, but we are not going to … Continue reading AG Sessions Plans 50% Increase In Immigration Judges

San Francisco Mayor Commits $100M To Modular Housing

KQED- San Francisco Mayor London Breed announced Monday that the city is pledging to spend $100 million on affordable housing orders from a proposed modular building factory in the coming years. Modular building is a method of construction where the components are built somewhere else and then transported to the construction site for assembly. Read More Continue reading San Francisco Mayor Commits $100M To Modular Housing

Maxine Waters: I Threaten Trump Supporters All The Time

The Hill- Rep. Maxine Waters (D-Calif.) mockingly said in a speech last weekend that she threatens Trump supporters all the time, defending her comments in June that said people should confront members of President Trump‘s administration. Waters said she was not threatening Trump supporters or constituents when she called on people to confront Trump Cabinet members and supporters in June —  and said Trump was wrong to accuse her … Continue reading Maxine Waters: I Threaten Trump Supporters All The Time

The U.S. Has Spent $1.5T On War Since 9/11

CNBC- he collective wars in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria have cost U.S. taxpayers more than $1.5 trillion since Sept. 11, 2001, according to a Defense Department report. The current U.S. military operations, designated Operation Freedom’s Sentinel in Afghanistan, Operation Inherent Resolve in Syria and Iraq, and Operation Noble Eagle for homeland security missions in the U.S. and Canada, have accounted for $185.5 billion of that … Continue reading The U.S. Has Spent $1.5T On War Since 9/11

San Francisco Taxi Drivers Are Told To Stop Pooping And Peeing In the Streets

Daily Mail- San Francisco Airport has warned taxi drivers to stop urinating and defecating outside their cars. Furious officials sent a letter to drivers last week saying they have had to increase security patrols to prevent the streets outside the airport becoming a ‘health hazard’. Read More Continue reading San Francisco Taxi Drivers Are Told To Stop Pooping And Peeing In the Streets

Kamala Harris Got Taxpayer Funded LAPD Protection Outside Of L.A.

NBC Los Angeles- Armed, plain-clothes LAPD officers were dispatched to California cities outside of Los Angeles at least a dozen times to provide security for U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris at public events, media appearances, and a party. LA taxpayers paid for airline tickets, hotel stays, car rentals, and meals, according to detailed expense reports obtained by NBC News. The total cost of the trips, not … Continue reading Kamala Harris Got Taxpayer Funded LAPD Protection Outside Of L.A.

Pelosi Trashes Strong Jobs Report

Breitbart- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), who would likely become Speaker of the House if Democrats win the midterm elections in November, trashed Friday’s jobs report — even though Blackrock called it “the greatest of all time.” The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the U.S. economy created 201,000 new jobs in August — more than the 190,000 expected — and unemployment stayed at … Continue reading Pelosi Trashes Strong Jobs Report

Brown Signs Bill To Block Off-Shore Drilling

Fresno Bee- Gov. Jerry Brown on Saturday signed two bills that would block new offshore oil drilling in California by barring the construction of pipelines, piers, wharves or other infrastructure necessary to transport the oil and gas from federal waters to state land. This locks into law the vows of Brown and other state officials who declared earlier this year they would do whatever it … Continue reading Brown Signs Bill To Block Off-Shore Drilling

Kamala Harris Heads To Ohio Ahead Of 2020 Run

Sacramento Bee- A U.S. senator from California is adding a second Ohio appearance, keynoting the Ohio Democratic Party’s Oct. 7 state dinner in Columbus. The NAACP announced earlier that Sen. Kamala (KAH’-muh-luh) Harris will speak Oct. 6 at the local branch’s annual Freedom Fund dinner in the downtown Cincinnati convention center. Read More Continue reading Kamala Harris Heads To Ohio Ahead Of 2020 Run

California Thieves Steal Artificial Lawn

Los Angeles Daily News- When you go to the dentist, you might have a number of things extracted … molars, wisdom teeth, and, of course, your dignity, when the novocaine shot makes its first appearance.  However, there’s probably one thing you wouldn’t expect to see yanked out at a dental office … the lawn. That’s right, I said the lawn. As in the thing children … Continue reading California Thieves Steal Artificial Lawn

Illegal Alien Charged With Sexual Battery Of 8-Year-Old Girl

Tampa Bay Times- A 29-year-old Polk County man, whom deputies say is in the country illegally, was arrested Friday and faces charges in the sexual battery of an 8-year-old girl, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. Wilibaldo Salinas Garcia, of Haines City, admitted to the assault during a recorded phone call and in a series of text messages, according to the Sheriff’s Office. Read … Continue reading Illegal Alien Charged With Sexual Battery Of 8-Year-Old Girl

AG Sues Trump Admin Over Tijuana Sewage Spilling

Los Angeles Times- California Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra filed a lawsuit Tuesday night against the Trump administration, alleging that the federal government violated the Clean Water Act by allowing, in recent years, millions of gallons of raw sewage, heavy metals and other contamination to routinely spill from Tijuana into San Diego. Toxic water pollution from Mexico shuttered San Diego beaches located near the Tijuana River … Continue reading AG Sues Trump Admin Over Tijuana Sewage Spilling