If you build it, they will come … and take your land.Read More →
By Rob Nikolewski │ New Mexico Watchdog
POJOAQUE, N.M. — Taking a statue is apparently OK with the Pojoaque Valley School Board.
Even if the statue is bronze and between 4 to 5 feet long. Even if it’s a statue of an iguana, which, as far as we can tell, wasn’t hurting anyone.
Yet Jon Paul Romero, a member of [...]
Rio Arriba County will no longer pay to send workers to NetRoots Nation conferences.Read More →
By Eric Boehm | Watchdog.org
Voters in Cincinnati last week defeated a ballot initiative that would have forced the city to address its massive public pension debt, effectively kicking the can further down the road.
If it had been approved, the ballot measure would have closed down the city’s defined-benefit pension plan and moved any newly hired [...]
By Tom Steward/Watchdog Minnesota Bureau
WABASHA — It may not rise to the level of the NSA surveillance scandal, but each week more cases alleging privacy breaches by police and government employees snooping into Minnesotans’ personal driver license data without cause come to light and go to court.
The Minnesota Department of Public Safety database contains personal information such [...]