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Ralph Janik: Jihad and Citizenship: Assessing the Austrian amendment

Increasing numbers of young European fighters join various jihadist groups involved in the various armed conflicts in the Middle East. Slowly, the affected states – among them Austria – are starting to react to this worrying trend. 1,230 more words

Constitutional Amendment

When the courts rule pension theft unconstitutional, what will be plan B?

Since the Illinois Supreme Court ruled a few weeks ago that the pension protection clause of the Illinois Constitution meant what it said, it now appears likely they will rule that Senate Bill 1 is also constitutional. 757 more words

Pension Theives

State missing road-building opportunity

Perhaps you’ve noticed over a period of time that I like referring to Paul Burka’s blog on Texas Monthly’s website. It provides grist for my own commentary. 322 more words

Constitutional Amendment to Curb Speech Pushed by Democrats

Constitutional Amendment to Curb Speech Pushed by DemocratsSemi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 28 June 2014 | John SemmensPosted on 7/2/2014, 11:22:17 AM by John SemmensSparked by fears that “many dedicated incumbents could be run out of office by well-financed campaigns by dangerously… 250 more words

Alternate News

Judge Tosses Term Limits Measure, Rauner Plans Appeal

CHICAGO (CBS/AP) – Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner said he plans to appeal a Cook County judge’s ruling that tosses out a ballot initiative seeking to impose term limits on state lawmakers. 477 more words