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Draft Basin Boundary Emergency Regulations – Part Two SGMA

Draft Basin Boundary Emergency Regulations – Part Two SGMA

By Sheryl Hamlin In Part One of this series on the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA), the history of California’s landmark 2014 legislation was discussed as well as the near-term milestones in the implementation of the legislation. In Part Two, the draft Basin Boundary Emergency Regulations will be discussed. Every word carries significance in governmental […]

Illegal immigrant victim’s mother: ‘We are at war right here in this country’

Illegal immigrant victim’s mother: ‘We are at war right here in this country’

Choking back tears, parents and wives whose relatives were killed by illegal immigrants pleaded with Congress Tuesday to begin to enforce immigration laws, saying that but for bad federal policies and sanctuary cities, their relatives would still be alive. “I want you to be angry that America’s borders are wide open,” said Laura Wilkerson, mother […]

California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management – Part One

California’s Sustainable Groundwater Management – Part One

By Sheryl Hamlin This is a multi-part report on California’s plan to achieve Sustainable Groundwater Management. Part One covers recent history and the legislation implementation timeline. Part Two covers the Draft Basin Boundary Emergency Regulations. Part Three covers three of the ten issue topics for Groundwater Sustainability Plan (GSP) regulation development. Much of this material […]

UPDATE: Pres. Obama orders all flags at half mast–Five service members shot: One Marine’s quest to show them respect–The Half Mast Challenge

UPDATE: Pres. Obama orders all flags at half mast–Five service members shot: One Marine’s quest to show them respect–The Half Mast Challenge

Update: Responding to mounting criticism, President Barack Obama ordered the American flag be lowered to half-staff in honor of the Chattanooga shooting victims. Marine Mike Shepard has issued a challenge to President Obama: “We should come together and fly our flags at staff mast until the 30th of July. The 30th will mark the two-week […]

New Video Shows Another Planned Parenthood Doctor Haggling Price of Baby Body Parts

New Video Shows Another Planned Parenthood Doctor Haggling Price of Baby Body Parts

Senate Bill Would Ban Gun-Free Zones For Military Members

Senate Bill Would Ban Gun-Free Zones For Military Members

A new Senate bill would address the gun-free zones that many critics blame for worsening a string of shootings against domestic military targets, most recently the Chattanooga shooting which cost the lives of four Marines and one Navy sailor. The bill — which Senator Jerry Moran, a Kansas Republican, plans to introduce this week — would allow […]

Simi Council votes to put off opening prayer for now

Simi Council votes to put off opening prayer for now

By Debra Tash The issue of whether or not Simi Valley’s City Council opens its meeting with a prayer became an issue after the Supreme Court rendered its decision in the Town of Greece, New York v. Galloway.  The ruling affirmed that volunteer chaplains can open public meetings with prayer. The Simi Council formed an […]

Attention America’s Suburbs: You Have Just Been Annexed

Attention America’s Suburbs: You Have Just Been Annexed

Obama to hail VA progress in VFW speech as problems persist

Obama to hail VA progress in VFW speech as problems persist

President Obama is expected to highlight his administration’s progress on veterans’ issues Tuesday in a speech to the Veterans of Foreign Wars, but many veterans, lawmakers and whistleblowers say the Department of Veterans Affairs hasn’t improved since a scandal erupted last year over delayed health care for veterans. Mr. Obama is scheduled address to the […]

Planned Parenthood’s Organ Purchaser Is Changing Its Website

Planned Parenthood’s Organ Purchaser Is Changing Its Website

StemExpress, a biotech company with ties to Planned Parenthood, has been surreptitiously editing its website since the release of a video shining a light on its practice of buying the remains of aborted fetuses. Last Tuesday, the group Center for Medical Progress posted a video showing Planned Parenthood executive Deborah Nucatola going into detail about how she and other abortionists affiliated with the […]