Thursday July 24, 2014

Archive for the ‘Politics’ Category

CDC: Less than 2% of Americans identify as gay or lesbian in nation’s first large-scale survey

Less than 2 percent of the U.S. population identify themselves as gay or lesbian, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday in the first large-scale government survey of more than 33,0000 adults to measure Americans’ sexual orientation. The National Health Interview Survey found that only 1.6 percent of adults self-identify as gay or lesbian, and 0.7 percent consider themselves bisexual.  More…

After criticizing White House over sending illegals back home, Gov. Martin O’Malley said don’t send them to Maryland

After his strong criticism of the Obama administration’s plans to return thousands of young undocumented migrants back to Central America, Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley asked a top White House official that the children not be sent to Maryland, sources told CNN.  More…

Update: White reporter Sean Bergin suspended for comments on fatherless young black men

A white TV reporter who voiced his opinions about black families and relations with police during a segment about a fatal police shooting said Tuesday he was suspended from his station and won’t return.  More…

Released Illegal alien from border crisis arrested for alleged murder, kidnapping in Texas

An illegal immigrant who was released by U.S. authorities with a Notice to Appear has been arrested for the alleged murder of a woman and kidnapping of children on U.S. soil. The alleged crimes occurred after the man was released.  More…

Homeless upset over LA mayor working to provide housing for illegal immigrants

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti is working with nonprofit groups to provide housing for illegal immigrant children in L.A. while they await court hearings on whether they can remain in the United States. Homeless activist Ted Hayes, who has lived in L.A. for three decades, opposes the idea, insisting there are American kids on city streets who need help first. “It’s kind of a slap in the face to U.S. citizens,” Hayes said.  More…

Mayor: Memorial Honoring Cop Killer ‘Disgusting’

Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop lashed out at residents memorializing the man who gunned down a rookie cop Sunday. A temporary memorial was on display Monday in the neighborhood where Lawrence Campbell, 27, lived. It includes candles, ballons and empty liquor bottles. On a pair of white T-shirts, friends have left messages that read “thug in peace” and “see you on the other side.”  More…

Bergdahl could get $350G tax-free, if cleared by Army

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl could have a tax-free $350,000 dropped into his bank account if the current investigation into his disappearance from his base in Afghanistan was not desertion, and if he is deemed to have been a prisoner of war for the five years he was held by Islamic militants. The 28-year-old soldier, for whom the U.S. traded five senior Taliban operatives held at Guantanamo Bay, was set to return to active duty Monday.  More…

Hey, Obama! Where’s my mortgage payment?

In his new full-length documentary film, “There’s No Place Like Utopia,” Joel Gilbert found Peggy Joseph, the Florida voter who became infamous during the 2008 presidential campaign for saying Barack Obama would “pay for my gas and my mortgage.” Surprisingly, some six years into the Obama presidency, Joseph has turned against the president, disappointed that he did not deliver on his “hope and change” campaign promises.  More…

Chicago inner city blacks furious at Obama over illegal immigration “Worst president ever”

Black residents of Chicago are furious and slamming President Obama over his preferential treatment of illegals. One local resident even says, “Barack Obama will go down as the worst president ever elected.” (with video)  More…

Man deported to Mexico 4 times arrested in Texas for molesting 9-year-old girl

Authorities in Parker County, Texas have arrested a man suspected of molesting a 9-year-old girl as she slept in her home. The man, 35-year-old Israel Andrade, has been deported from the United States on four different occasions. The parents attempted to call 911, but their cell phones had been stolen. Police said the suspect was found sleeping on one of the stolen phones along with two pairs of the child’s panties.  More…

Poll: 42% of 18-to-29 year olds say they are socialist

A new national poll of Americans between the ages of 18 and 29 — the Millennial Generation — provides strong evidence of a new generation gap. Forty-two percent say they prefer socialism as a means of organizing society – but only 16% can define the term properly as government ownership as the means of production.  More…

Obama has 72% Approval Rating – Among Muslims

According to a Gallup poll released Friday that tracked responses for the first six months of 2014, 72 percent of Muslims said they approve of the president. Gallup reported that Obama’s overall approval rating for the past six months is 43 percent.  More…