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4 points: Indiana and the Syrian refugee issue4 points: Indiana and the Syrian refugee issueGov. Mike Pence put Indiana at the forefront of the issue regarding the U.S. acceptance of Syrian refugees.
- Iowa Caucuses
Cruz: Rubio camp 'dismayed' by conservative supportCruz: Rubio camp 'dismayed' by conservative supportU.S. Sen. Ted Cruz said Saturday the presidential campaign of Marco Rubio is trying to distract and mislead voters by attacking Cruz’s own record.
Missouri school district adopts transgender policyMissouri school district adopts transgender policyJoining a growing number of Missouri schools, the Marionville School District adopted a policy Thursday regarding transgender students.
Missouri lawmakers seek answers on funding to help refugeesMissouri lawmakers seek answers on funding to help refugeesMissouri receives federal funding used for programs that assist refugees and chips in some state money, which is allocated by lawmakers
Millennials, don’t give up on free speechMillennials, don’t give up on free speechMore speech, not less, is the best tool against offensive speech, Ekins says
- Letters to the Editor
ACLU’s lawsuit is absurdACLU’s lawsuit is absurdIndividuals who do not live in this country do not have the same constitutional rights that you and I enjoy as citizens of the U.S.
On climate, Brown says 'obstructionism not a solution'On climate, Brown says 'obstructionism not a solution'A weekly roundup of political happenings around town, country and state.
Oregon lawmaker's bill would regulate hobby dronesOregon lawmaker's bill would regulate hobby drones If you're planning to arm your hobby drone, your window is closing.
John Kasich’s bad ideaJohn Kasich’s bad idea Conservatives are supposed to be against big government.
Marijuana arrests on the rise in VirginiaMarijuana arrests on the rise in VirginiaBlacks arrested three times more than whites
Faith Calendar: Events across Metro DetroitFaith Calendar: Events across Metro DetroitReligious services and events across the metro area
Thomas: John Kasich’s bad ideaThomas: John Kasich’s bad ideaConservatives are supposed to be against big government and opposed to belief that problems can be solved by Washington.
Howey: Hoosier hospitality takes another hitHowey: Hoosier hospitality takes another hitHowey: Hoosier hospitality takes another hit
Cal Thomas: John Kasich’s really bad ideaCal Thomas: John Kasich’s really bad ideaIn order for a country to promote something, it must first practice it.
THOMAS: The government in charge of our values? Bad ideaTHOMAS: The government in charge of our values? Bad ideaGOP candidate John Kasich’s has proposed creating a government agency to promote “Judeo-Christian values.”
ACLU sues over Mainecare abortion coverageACLU sues over Mainecare abortion coverageACLU sues over Mainecare abortion coverage.
- MD News
Md. groups send letter to Gov. Hogan in support of Syrian refugeesMd. groups send letter to Gov. Hogan in support of Syrian refugeesMore than three dozen groups in Maryland signed and sent a letter to Governor Larry Hogan urging him to reverse course on his stance to not allow Syrian refugees to resettle in the state.
ACLU of Maine files lawsuit over MaineCare abortion coverageACLU of Maine files lawsuit over MaineCare abortion coverageThe ACLU of Maine, the national ACLU and Planned Parenthood Federation of America filed a lawsuit against the Maine Department of Health and Human Services.
Editorial: Privacy bill could hurt mentally illEditorial: Privacy bill could hurt mentally illEditorial: Bill to protect privacy of mentally ill could shut families out of treatment decisions
ACLU lawsuitACLU lawsuitACLU lawsuit
- EJ Montini
Montini: GCU does the right thing, me too (finally)Montini: GCU does the right thing, me too (finally)EJ Montini: Doing the right thing is not always easy or -- in spite of what we tell our children -- obvious.
- STATE NEWS
ACLU-TN suit supports students' right to free speechACLU-TN suit supports students' right to free speech ACLU-TN lawsuit supports students' right to free speech NASHVILLE, Tenn.
Do guns and civil rights mix?Do guns and civil rights mix?When media outlets from the National Journal to Rolling Stone cover the bipartisan push for criminal justice reform.
Ind. Gov. Pence standing by refugee decisionInd. Gov. Pence standing by refugee decisionINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WHAS11) – Indiana Governor Mike Pence says he's standing by his decision to refuse Syrian refugees -- despite a federal lawsuit challenging that move.
Trial of Dover officer starts MondayTrial of Dover officer starts MondayRelatively few police officers have stood trial for assault in this country
Letter: Lessons for NV from other state courtsLetter: Lessons for NV from other state courtsOn Nov. 12, the New Mexico Supreme Court ruled in a 5-0 decision that public school funding of textbooks in religious schools violates New Mexico’s constitution.
- North Carolina News
McCrory asks Cooper to oppose transgender bathroom lawsuitMcCrory asks Cooper to oppose transgender bathroom lawsuitThe school board adopted a policy last year that requires students to use private restrooms or restrooms designated for their biological sex