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California Adds Iowa To ‘Travel Ban’ Due To Its Refusal To Cover Gender Transitions In Medicaid

California Adds Iowa To ‘Travel Ban’ Due To Its Refusal To Cover Gender Transitions In Medicaid

MATT M. MILLER CONTRIBUTOR   California’s attorney general announced the state added Iowa to a “travel ban” on account of the Midwestern state’s refusal to cover gender transitioning procedures within Medicaid. State Attorney General Xavier Becerra made the announcement on Sept. 13 prohibiting taxpayer-funded travel to Iowa for public employees and state university students as of Oct. 4, […]

Today’s presidential primary results split- KS, KY, LA, ME, NE

Today’s presidential primary results split- KS, KY, LA, ME, NE

By George Miller Today’s primary results were not as clear as Super Tuesday. Contests were held in Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine and Nebraska. At this point, the Republican contest is getting down to a two-man race, with Trump in the lead and only four candidates left. If Rubio doesn’t win his home state of Florida […]

Religious Liberty: Some Unsolicited Career Advice for Kim Davis

Religious Liberty: Some Unsolicited Career Advice for Kim Davis

The Most Underrated Crony Capitalism Story Of 2014?

The Most Underrated Crony Capitalism Story Of 2014?

According to George Will, sick the most significant blow against crony capitalism in 2014 may have been a little-noticed court ruling in Kentucky. In his regular column, Will contends that, “last year’s most encouraging development in governance” might have been a District Court ruling — the first of its kind since 1932 — striking down […]

At the end of the race: Old Friends where thoroughbreds come home to die

At the end of the race: Old Friends where thoroughbreds come home to die

By Debra Tash Ferdinand won the roses in 1986, finishing first at the Kentucky Derby that year.  By 2002, after amassing over $3.7 million on the track, he was sent to the slaughterhouse.  This story inspired Michael Blowen, a film credit at the Boston Globe, to create a home for retired thoroughbreds.   Blowen read about […]