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261 “Sanctuary Cities” to Lose Millions in Funding; Here’s The List (includes Oxnard)

261 “Sanctuary Cities” to Lose Millions in Funding; Here’s The List (includes Oxnard)

By Calvin Freiburger, August 1, 2017  The Trump Administration’s crackdown on illegal immigration continues with further pressure on sanctuary cities. The Daily Signal reports that the Justice Department has confirmed that it will block Byrne Justice Assistance Grants, which account for the lion’s share of federal aid to states and localities for criminal justice, from sanctuary cities, […]

Judge blocks Trump order on sanctuary city funding

Judge blocks Trump order on sanctuary city funding

BY SUDHIN THANAWAL, Associated Press   SAN FRANCISCO A federal judge on Tuesday blocked any attempt by the Trump administration to withhold funding from “sanctuary cities” that do not cooperate with U.S. immigration officials, saying the president has no authority to attach new conditions to federal spending. U.S. District Judge William Orrick issued the preliminary injunction […]

On John Boehner resigning

On John Boehner resigning

By George Miller Many were surprised to hear that Republican John Boehner is resigning as Speaker of the House, effective October-end. Boehner was the minority leader before the Republicans took over the House in the 2010 elections because of widespread discontent with Obamacare and other Obama-era legislation. Boehner then ascended to the powerful Speakers’ post. That […]

Protest in Thousand Oaks: Defund Planned Parenthood

Protest in Thousand Oaks: Defund Planned Parenthood

By Beau Akers More than 120 citizens rallied in Thousand Oaks to peacefully protest Planned Parenthood’s selling of aborted baby parts. The demonstration in Thousand Oaks was one of hundreds in the first nationwide protest against Planned Parenthood. The call for national protests occurred after a spate of undercover videos from the Center for Medical […]