New Jersey Senate passes sports betting bill, Assembly to follow

By   /  October 15, 2014  /  Jobs + Growth, Legislature, New Jersey, State Government, State Senate, Watchdog Citizen News  /  No Comments

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The New Jersey state Assembly will likely pass a bill to allow sports betting in the state, following the Senate which approved sports betting Tuesday.

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Texas continues to lead nation in domestic migration

By   /  October 7, 2014  /  Jobs + Growth, Legislature, Local News, State Budgets, State Government, Texas, transportation, Watchdog Citizen News  /  No Comments

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Texas continues to lead the nation in domestic migration; it is the number one destination for people moving from one state to another.

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Statists and sex puritans redefine the meaning of ‘yes’

By   /  October 6, 2014  /  California, Education, Legislature, State Government, Watchdog Citizen News  /  No Comments

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The Legislature and Gov. Brown have embraced the feminist notion that women claiming rape should always be believed, and more importantly, never questioned.

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Ohio governor’s fiscal policy barely receives passing grade

By   /  October 3, 2014  /  Budget and Spending, Economy, Health Care, Legislature, Ohio, Watchdog Citizen News  /  No Comments

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Ohio’s governor’s fiscal policy received a passing grade on Cato Institute’s 2014 Report Card, ranking of reducing spending and cutting taxes.

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Gov. Brown vetoes bill requiring warrant for law enforcement drones

By   /  October 2, 2014  /  Abuse of power, California, Legislature, Spying, State Government, State House, State Senate, Watchdog Citizen News  /  No Comments

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Gov. Brown nixes a bill that would have forced police to get a search warrant before using drones for surveillance.

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Fully funded ed program would strain Mississippi budget

By   /  September 24, 2014  /  Budget + Tax, Budget and Spending, Economy, Government Waste, Legislature, Lobbying, Local Government, Mississippi, News, Politics, Regulations, School Choice, State House, State Lobbying, State Politics, Taxes, Wasteful spending  /  No Comments

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If the legislature is forced to fully fund the Mississippi Adequate Education Program, the state’s budget will be in disarray.

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