Homeland eyes special declaration to take charge of elections | Washington Examiner

Even before the FBI identified new cyberattacks on two separate state election boards, the Department of Homeland Security began considering declaring the election a critical infrastructure, giving it the same control over security it has over Wall Street and the electric power grid. The latest admissions of attacks could speed up that effort possibly including … Continue reading Homeland eyes special declaration to take charge of elections | Washington Examiner

The DEA has filed notice of intent to add Kratom to schedule 1

  Various forms of kratom and teas made from the plant’s leaves are sold in cafes and on the internet. Their primary effect is to provide a short-lived peaceful and calm feeling that is described as pleasant. Consistent with this effect being opioid-like, anecdotal reports indicate that some users have used kratom to successfully recover … Continue reading The DEA has filed notice of intent to add Kratom to schedule 1

It’s time for another Presidential Election in the U.S.A. (Lord, what are we supposed to do now?)

The following is a short synopsis of the current situation as I see it concerning the Presidential Elections. After watching Donald J. Trump at the Republican National Convention (RNC) and Hillary Clinton at the Democratic National Convention (DNC) in July, I am still at a loss on who would be the best Candidate to put … Continue reading It’s time for another Presidential Election in the U.S.A. (Lord, what are we supposed to do now?)

Kentucky Cannabis Hemp Health Initiative

Kentucky Cannabis Hemp Health Initiative 2013-2014-2015         Framework taken from the Jack Herer Initiative aka CCHI1013. An initiative I had the honor of having a personal hand helping to word, redefining the cannabis/marijuana/hemp movement through selective wording. While attempting to protect and free the plant, the farmers, the prisoners, and the people … Continue reading Kentucky Cannabis Hemp Health Initiative

Judge hears opinions on Attica report unsealing – wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports

Judge hears opinions on Attica report unsealing - wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports. BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - The widow of the state police captain who gave the command to retake the Attica prison from rioting inmates in 1971 says unsealing investigative documents now would be unfair, but others say it's time, for the sake of … Continue reading Judge hears opinions on Attica report unsealing – wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports

Supreme Court strikes down section of Voting Rights Act

    Updated at 11:10 a.m. ET The Supreme Court on Tuesday struck down a section of the Voting Rights Act, weakening a tool the federal government has used for nearly five decades to block discriminatory voting laws. In a five-to-four ruling, the court ruled that Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act is unconstitutional. … Continue reading Supreme Court strikes down section of Voting Rights Act

Anger swells after NSA phone records collection revelations

    Senior politicians reveal that US counter-terrorism efforts have swept up personal data from American citizens for years • NSA taps in to internet giants' systems to mine user data, secret files reveal   The scale of America's surveillance state was laid bare on Thursday as senior politicians revealed that the US counter-terrorism effort … Continue reading Anger swells after NSA phone records collection revelations

Progress Kentucky, Democratic Super PAC, Targets Mitch McConnell For Defeat In 2014

Posted: 01/29/2013 12:37 pm EST   PROGRESS KENTUCKY IS ON FACEBOOK AT THIS LINK   WASHINGTON -- It's just January 2013, but in the race to oust Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) after nearly three decades in the Senate, one small super PAC is already exploring all options. Progress Kentucky, launched in December, was … Continue reading Progress Kentucky, Democratic Super PAC, Targets Mitch McConnell For Defeat In 2014

The Latest Hemp news in Kentucky…

    Kentucky state senator to bring hemp bill up for vote By The Associated Press Posted January 28, 2013 at 3:13 p.m. FRANKFORT, Ky. — The chairman of the Senate Agriculture Committee sounded upbeat Monday about prospects for his bill that would regulate industrial hemp production in Kentucky if the federal government lifts its … Continue reading The Latest Hemp news in Kentucky…

short list of names you’re likely to see during the 2013 General Assembly

  By John Cheves — jcheves@herald-leader.com Keeping up with who's who in Frankfort can be difficult. Here's a short list of names you're likely to see during the 2013 General Assembly: Gov. Steve Beshear is a Democrat serving his second term. Though he's the state's chief executive, Beshear has limited sway during legislative sessions. However, … Continue reading short list of names you’re likely to see during the 2013 General Assembly

Patrick Kennedy On Marijuana: Former Rep. Leads Campaign Against Legal Pot

Reuters  |  Posted: 01/05/2013 2:11 pm EST By Alex Dobuzinskis   Jan 5 (Reuters) - Retired Rhode Island Congressman Patrick Kennedy is taking aim at what he sees as knee-jerk support for marijuana legalization among his fellow liberals, in a project that carries special meaning for the self-confessed former Oxycontin addict. Kennedy, 45, a Democrat … Continue reading Patrick Kennedy On Marijuana: Former Rep. Leads Campaign Against Legal Pot

There stood the real Mitt Romney naked before the Electorate!

    For All To See 9/22/2012 8:51 AM EDT Tags: Romney, Republicans, 47%, politics As the procession moved down the street, one of the children pointed and shouted, “He has no clothes on!”, and suddenly the spell was broken. There stood the real Mitt Romney naked before the Electorate! Presidential Candidate Mitt Romney, in … Continue reading There stood the real Mitt Romney naked before the Electorate!

Libertarian Party Nominates Vice-Presidential Candidate Jim Gray

May 22, 2012   The following information was released by the campaign of Jim Gray for vice president. Fresh from winning the Vice Presidential nomination at the Libertarian Party annual convention last weekend in Las Vegas, Newport Beach Judge Jim Gray returns home to begin his campaign for office with Presidential nominee Gov. Gary Johnson. … Continue reading Libertarian Party Nominates Vice-Presidential Candidate Jim Gray

IN SUPPORT OF GARY JOHNSON (LIBERTARIAN) FOR PRESIDENT 2012

        Previously in a post I had said that I would support RON PAUL as a write-in for the Presidential Elections in November of this year (2012). I have since researched and listened to video’s and other information that would lead me to believe and support  GARY JOHNSON AS A LIBERTARIAN CANDIDATE … Continue reading IN SUPPORT OF GARY JOHNSON (LIBERTARIAN) FOR PRESIDENT 2012

Kentucky Medical Marijuana Supporters Rally

    There is going to be a news conference in room 154 of the Capitol Annex as Senator Perry reintroduces the Gatewood Galbraith Medical Marijuana Memorial Act on July Thursday the 5th.Kentucky Medical Marijuana Supporters Rally - The State Journal KENTUCKY MEDICAL MARIJUANA SUPPORTERS RALLY thomas vance Published: June 30, 2012 9:51PM Supporters of … Continue reading Kentucky Medical Marijuana Supporters Rally

The New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition

    Key Facts: The New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 18, 2012 Public Information: 202-712-4810 http://www.usaid.gov The New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition is a commitment by G-8 nations, African countries and private sector partners to lift 50 million people out of poverty over the next 10 years … Continue reading The New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition

Absolute Asinine Laws

  Life in Prison for Hemp José Peña brought some roadside weeds home from Kansas. Cops decided it was reefer, and a Texas court sentenced him to life in prison – without the evidence. It took a decade for Peña to get back some of the pieces of his life. By Jordan Smith, Fri., March … Continue reading Absolute Asinine Laws