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The Texas Senate on Wednesday approved a bill that would allow eligible residents 21 years and older to carry a handgun openly or concealed without a permit, also known as constitutional carry. House Bill 1927 passed the Republican-led Senate in an 18-13 vote following a lengthy debate and...
Turmoil has gripped the leadership ranks of the California National Guard, with the firing of the general who commanded its air branch, the suspension of a second key general, and new limits placed by Gov. Gavin Newsom on the organization’s...
Republican South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem sued the Biden administration on April 30 over their cancellation of Independence Day fireworks at Mount Rushmore this year. Noem is demanding that the court restrain the banning of the fireworks permit and grant authorization “expeditiously,”...
Anaheim city council stripped a commissioner of his title for comments he made after refusing to partner with a Chinese city. Council unanimously voted to remove Larry Larson’s commissioner status from the sister cities commission during an April 27, 2021 city council meeting. “They’re...
North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee announced Tuesday morning he is switching from the Democratic to the Republican Party. This mayor is leaving 'socialist' Dems to join 'working class' GOP North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee discusses why he's joining the...
“No man’s life, liberty or property are safe while the Legislature is in session.” That’s how Gideon Tucker — a New Yorker who knew Albany as a former legislator, secretary of state and judge — put it back in 1866. His...
Today, the Arkansas state legislature overrode Governor Asa Hutchinson’s (R) veto of the Save Adolescents From Experimentation (SAFE) Act, a bill prohibiting doctors from prescribing puberty blockers, hormones, surgeries or other treatments to children for the purposes of helping...
Rhode Island House Representative Patricia Morgan (R-26) filed a proposed bill that would prohibit the teaching in public schools or by entities that receive public fundings of concepts, like Critical Race Theory, that demonize or attempt to shame people based on...
S.B. 6: The Arkansas Unborn Child Protection Act The Arkansas Unborn Child Protection Act (Senate Bill 6) would ban all abortions in the state. The only exceptions would be if the mother’s life or health are at risk. Abortionists who...
What’s behind the devastating power outages in Texas? Some say the problem was freezing natural gas pipelines; some say it’s because wind turbines froze or mismanagement by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT). On this episode of American Thought...
The Legislature Must Investigate Newsom  Today, I called for a formal investigation into Gavin Newsom’s use of “emergency powers” to award massive no-bid contracts to his top campaign donors. You can read my full release here. This follows a Capital Public Radio report finding...
Governor Greg Abbott today provided an update on the state's response to severe winter weather conditions and power outages throughout the state. The Governor discussed the weather forecast, response efforts to assist Texans in need, water quality, and other...
First term Governor, Spencer Cox, the Republican governor of Utah, signed a measure into law that allows people in the state to carry a concealed gun without a permit. “With the passage of this bill, Utah joins 17 other states with some...
1. He failed to prepare for Covid vaccine distributions – making California LAST in the nation in getting vaccines out to its people (behind Alabama, Mississippi, and West Virginia, to name a few). 2. He arbitrarily shut down most...