Archive for July 30th, 2007

British PM Affirms Friendship with US

The new British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is affirming ties the U.S. and the war on terror. From the UK Sun: Mr Brown stunned critics by THANKING President Bush for the fight against Islamic extremism, and insisted the UK-US relationship will be his No1 foreign policy priority. He said on his first visit to the […]

Lacking Dr. Discipline in South Dakota?

A KXMC article features a report from a group called Public Citizen which says South Dakota has the fourth worse record for doctor discipline in the U.S.: A report by Public Citizen shows that just four of the two-thousand doctors in South Dakota were disciplined during the two-year period. The state’s disciplinary rate was less […]

Why SCHIP Changes are a Bad Idea

The National Center for Policy Analysis examines a Wall Stree Journal piece “Insurance Folly” by John C. Goodman on the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) currently under debate in Congress. Democrats want to expand the program to cover not only poor children but middle class children. What’s the problem? Why is that bad? One […]

Cover Fire for the Argus Leader

Denise Ross and Todd Epp are claiming the theft of $100,000 by Chad Schuldt from his employer Hildebrand Tewes, a company which worked on former Senator Tom Daschle’s campaign, and does work for the South Dakota Democratic Party and Senator Barak Obama, among others, is just political fodder that isn’t interesting to the lowly masses. […]

After hundreds of editorials and columns, is there still a book in me?

By Gordon Garnos IN RETROSPECT: Have you ever been asked to write a book, a book especially about your background, your youth, or the experiences you’ve had that have made you what you are today? A funny thing happened to me the other day while on my daily jaunt to one of my coffee clutches […]

Missouri Says: Too Fat to Adopt

By Carrie K. Hutchens A Kansas City area man and his wife have apparently been denied the right to adopt a relative’s child, because he is too fat! Too fat and “might” develop health issues. (Full Article)