Colorado Gov: Legalizing Pot 'Was a Bad Idea'

prague-pot Democratic Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper says his state’s decision to legalize pot “was a bad idea” that other state’s should avoid for several years until more is known. “If I could’ve waved a wand the day after the election, I would’ve reversed the election and said, ‘This was a bad idea,’” said Hickenlooper, who opposed […] Continue Reading

Obama Says Homosexuality Is A 'Lifestyle Choice'

th-3 President Barack Obama’s gay allies are ignoring his endorsement of the long-standing claim that sexual orientation is a matter of choice. “I think people know that treating folks unfairly, even if you disagree with their lifestyle choice… Let them live their lives and under the law they should be treated equally,” he said 25 minutes […] Continue Reading

Federal Judge Strikes Down Gay-marriage Ban in Alabama

Gaymarriagewikimediacommons A federal judge has struck down Alabama laws banning gay marriage. Two Mobile women sued to challenge Alabama’s refusal to recognize their marriage performed in California. Plaintiffs Cari Searcy and Kimberly McKeand said that they had been a couple for more than a decade and had a child together with the help of a sperm […] Continue Reading

High Court to Rule on Lethal Injections

th-9 The Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal the from death row Oklahoma inmates who are challenging the state’s procedures for lethal injections. The court voted Friday during its conference day to decide whether the state’s protocol of using different drugs in recent lethal injections represents cruel and unusual punishment, USA Today reported. Dale […] Continue Reading

Washington March Highlights Pro-life Battle

00233c17e564e2a7676694bb578caef0_M An estimated 500,000 to 800,000 pro-life activists from across the country — blessed with unseasonably mild weather and a newly energized base of supporters — participated in the 42nd annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. on January 22. The first March for Life was held on January 22, 1974, the first anniversary of the Roe v. […] Continue Reading

Bolton: UN Uses Any Pretext To Promote Abortion

th Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton, a possible 2016 Republican presidential candidate, told a leading social conservative organization that “some of the worst abuses of the UN system have taken place on issues like right-to-life, protection of the family, and protection of religious freedom.” Bolton was guest of honor at a Wednesday […] Continue Reading

House Votes to Ban Taxpayer-Funded Abortions

th-2 While tens of thousands of pro-life marchers teemed the streets outside the Capitol, the House voted Thursday to cement a ban on taxpayer funding for abortions under Obamacare. Republican leaders had hoped to deliver much more to the marchers — a groundbreaking vote on a bill to ban abortions after 20 weeks, or the point […] Continue Reading

Obama Launches $80B Child Care Push

th-7 President Obama on Thursday detailed a new $80 billion proposal intended to help more families afford child care as part of a post-State of the Union policy push the White House hopes can win over Republicans and independents. The president called for the federal government to dramatically expand the Child Care and Development Fund, a […] Continue Reading