Senator McCain says Pentagon has “carte blanch” in America’s war on terror

Senator McCain says Pentagon has “carte blanch” in America’s war on terror

Senator John McCain expressed his concern to Pentagon officials on their  interpretation of the rights they have to conduct America’s “war on terror.” He said, however, that he “doesn’t blame them,” because “basically you’ve got carte blanche as to what you are going to do around the world.” The criticism of Senator McCain and other senators, […]

Inspector General Russell George says targeting conservative groups “not illegal”

Inspector General Russell George says targeting conservative groups “not illegal”

Russell George, the inspector general responsible for investigating the IRS, agreed with ousted IRS commissioner Steven Miller that no laws were broken when the conservative groups were targeted by the IRS. “It is not illegal, sir, but it was unusual,” George said in response to a question during his testimony in front of Congress. House Speaker John […]

Could the state of Illinois be next in legalizing same-sex marriage

Could the state of Illinois be next in legalizing same-sex marriage

Could the state of Illinois be next in legalizing same-sex marriage With only a few days left in the Illinois Spring Legislative Session, legislators are working to get a vote in on it’s version of a same-sex marriage bill. The Human rights campaign along with Equality Illinois, Lambda Legal, Freedom to Marry and the ACLU […]

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