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Edwin Lyngar of Salon.com attempts (and fails) to make a reasonable case against Cliven Bundy

It brings a smile to my face that I can tell that Edwin Lyngar writes a new article because I start getting page hits on… 1,179 more words


On Russian TV, Snowden asks Putin about Moscow surveillance - CNN.com

It amazes me how naive the average American is of the rest of the world and of the dangers that currently threaten America . . . 1,131 more words


Illegal Action at Bundy ranch

He is a great article about Texas Rep Steve Stockman calling the action taken by the federal government at the Bundy ranch, as violating the law. 6 more words


House Votes Horses Are Not 'Naturally' Vicious

(CBS Connecticut) – The State House of Representatives has voted in favor of horses what’s informally known as the “Scuppy the horse” measure.

In a case last month, Connecticut’s State Supreme Court let stand an Appellate court ruling that horses are “naturally inclined to do mischief or be vicious.”  The case involved a child who was bitten by a horse named Scuppy at a Milford farm stand.  113 more words


House Overwhelmingly Passes UTC Credits

Associated Press

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s House of Representatives on Thursday overwhelmingly approved a deal to grant up to $400 million in tax credits to United Technologies Corp. 420 more words


Access Health CT Enrolls 208,301

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut’s health insurance exchange says it enrolled 208,301 individuals in health plans during the first open enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act, more than double the original goal of 100,000. 112 more words


GOP Offers State Budget Alternative

Associated Press

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Minority Republicans in the Connecticut General Assembly on Thursday offered an alternative $18.9 billion state budget that scraps the governor’s proposed $55 tax rebate, ends the state’s earned income tax credit program for the working poor and doesn’t include what the GOP calls Democratic “gimmicks.” … 460 more words