President Barack Obama blasted the Senate for stalling on the nomination of Loretta Lynch to be the next attorney general. This has been the longest wait for a nominee to lead the Justice Department in three decades.
What’s Your Take? Is it leverage to push Democrats to drop a filibuster on an unrelated anti-human trafficking bill as some GOP members have said or could there be some other hidden agenda?
Feidin Santana is being hailed as a quick thinker, American hero, patriot and angel for capturing the tragic killing of Walter Scott by police in South Carolina on his mobile phone. Santana said he was afraid of the video footage that contradicted what police had reported. He was afraid of what might happen to him if he handed it over to police. Mr. Santana stated “Maybe God ‘put me there for some reason”
What’s your take? Do you think you would have “done the right thing” in this situation?
What does it mean to be a teacher? Sentences have been handed down in the Atlanta Public Schools cheating scandal
The killing of Walter Scott in North Charleston, South Carolina has garnered worldwide attention thanks to an observer’s quick thinking to capture the tragedy on his mobile phone. Should all police officers be required to wear body cameras? Have we reached the point when everyone should have a body camera?
Should the government restrict purchases and activities by welfare recipients? Should there be a time limit on how long a recipient can be on public assistance?
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Lawmakers in Missouri are pushing for legislation that would ban food stamp recipients from purchasing items including steak, seafood, cookies, chips, soft drinks. A proposed Kansas bill would not allow welfare recipients to withdraw more than $25 per day in ATM cash withdrawals. The bill also prohibits welfare recipients from spending their benefits at certain types of businesses, including liquor stores, fortune tellers, swimming pools and cruise ships.
What’s your take? Should the government restrict purchases and activities of welfare recipients? Should there be a time limit on how long a recipient can be on public assistance?
At least a dozen Republicans and a handful of Democrats have expressed an interest in running for their party's 2016 presidential nomination. Rand Paul, Ted Cruz and Hillary Clinton have officially thrown their hats into the ring.
Who would you vote for if the Presidential election was today?
The Sons of Confederate Veterans in Texas are proposing a license plate with the rebel battle flag. After several votes, the motor vehicles board rejected the proposed plate. The Sons of Confederate Veterans sued, contending that the state of Texas was violating their free speech rights. Free Speech or Hate Speech?
Does driving while black mean you can’t drive a luxury car? Chris Rock has gone to social media to share that he has been pulled over three times in less than two months for basically driving a luxury car while Black.
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