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Don’t Tug on Superman’s Cape (Attack on Prop 13 Abandoned – For Now)

Don’t Tug on Superman’s Cape (Attack on Prop 13 Abandoned – For Now)

. The late songwriter Jim Croce listed a number of imprudent actions in his “You Don’t Mess Around With Jim.” Along with staying out of Jim’s way, he included the admonition not to tug on Superman’s cape or spit into the wind. Croce might have added to his list the foolishness of taking on Proposition […]

It’s a bird, it’s a plane – No – It’s another tax hike!

It’s a bird, it’s a plane – No – It’s another tax hike!

Dem split stalls right-to-die bill

Dem split stalls right-to-die bill

By James Poulos . Under pressure from powerful faith-based constituencies, Southern California Democrats serving in the Assembly have broken rank with their party and halted its so-called “right-to-die bill,” which cleared the Senate early last month. Unanticipated opposition “The state Assembly Health Committee on Tuesday postponed a key vote on legislation that would allow adults with a […]

Assisted suicide back from the dead: California’s SB128

Assisted suicide back from the dead: California’s SB128

Physician-assisted suicide has returned to California’s political agenda. After years off the table, the issue gained new life in the wake of Brittany Maynard’s high-profile decision to end her life. Republished with permission by Cal Watchdog.com . Maynard, 29, an assisted-suicide activist living in Oregon, advertised her impending death as a dignified response to the […]