Tonight I’ll be running an open thread while the President delivers the State of the Union Address at 9:00pm. The White House tweeted that the speech will focus on “middle class economics”. His proposals include: –raising “$320 billion over the next 10 years in new taxes targeting wealthy individuals and big financial institutions to pay […]
Gov. Terry McAuliffe took a tumble while on vacation in Africa and the injuries he sustained (broken ribs) have lead to complications: Breaking: @GovernorVA recovering from injuries sustained while being thrown from a horse in Africa. He has been admitted to hospital today. — Joe St. George (@JoeStGeorge) January 19, 2015 MORE: @GovernorVA undergoing procedure […]
For a party that is skeptical of government (and rightly so), we can be strangely enthusiastic about handing that government more and more power in an area where its mistakes are most destructive to people’s lives: criminal law.