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Fairfax County Issues:

DATE        CATEGORY  RECENT FCTA BULLETINS and MORE
2014-09-xx ~Bulletin  Vote Like your Taxes Depend on it -- They DO!
2014-06-xx ~Bulletin  Here We Go Again -- Large County Tax Increases
2014-03-xx ~Bulletin  County Planning an 8.5% Tax Increase!
2014-02-xx ~Bulletin  Reducing Public-School Costs; Reducing State Expenditures
2014-01-xx ~Bulletin  Fairfax County Public Schools - High Taxes for Low Achievement
2013-09-xx ~Bulletin  Repeal the transportation tax
2013-05-xx ~Bulletin  2000-2007 (x2) tax increases spent on county salaries
2013-01-xx ~Bulletin  Sharon Bulova misleads taxpayers?
2012-10-xx ~Bulletin  America's path to bankruptcy
2011-09-xx ~Bulletin  County candidates hiding $186 million post-election tax hike
2010-10-xx ~Bulletin  Cutting the deficit without tax hikes requires large cuts to entitlements
2010-04-xx ~Bulletin  Supervisors, school board hikes tax rate, cuts programs to fund employee benefits
2009-10-xx ~Bulletin  Va politicians manufacture another "budget crisis" to justify higher taxes
2007-12-xx ~Bulletin  Real estate tax rate 30¢ too high; rate should be 57¢ instead of 89¢
2006-12-xx ~Bulletin  Fairfax Co Schools hire 295 more full-time employees for 510 more students
2006-03-xx ~Bulletin  Homeowners face another 10% tax hike; real estate taxes double in seven years

DATE        CATEGORY  RECENT FCTA REPORTS and MORE
2014-12-16 ~Report    Fairfax office space grows as job numbers drop, by Fred Costello
2014-11-19 ~Report    Fairfax County Migration due to Real-Estate Tax Increases, by Fred Costello
2014-08-07 ~Report    The Future of Fairfax County (to end up like California?), by Fred Costello
2014-08-06 ~Report    Fairfax County vs. Other Virginia Counties, by Fred Costello
2014-07-10 ~Report    Analysis of the 2014 County Bond Referendum, by Fred Costello
2014-06-10 ~Report    Ethnic Impact on SAT Scores for Fairfax High Schools, by Fred Costello
2014-04-24 ~Report    Cost and Performance of Fairfax vs Other School Districts (Rev A), Fred Costello 
2014-04-03 ~Report    Do People Leave when the Real-Estate Tax Is Increased?, by Fred Costello
2014-03-17 ~Report    Possible Decreases in Fairfax County Direct Expenditures, by Fred Costello
2014-03-17 ~Report    A FY2015 Fx Co Budget That Yields a 2.1% Real-Estate Tax Increase, Fred Costello
2014-01-24 ~Report    Poverty and the Income Gap 1959 to 2013, by Fred Costello
2013-08-12 ~Report    Reducing Gun Violence, by Fred Costello
2013-07-24 ~Report    Future Finances of the VRS, by Fred Costello
2013-07-08 ~Report    Increases in ESOL Students in WABE School Districts, by Fred Costello
2013-03-26 ~Report    Is an Increase in the Real Estate Tax Rate Affordable?, by Fred Costello
2012-08-04 ~Report    What to Expect from Bus Service, by Fred Costello
2012-07-26 ~Report    Long-Term FCPS Pension Costs, by Fred Costello
2012-07-11 ~Report    Are You Staying Ahead of the Cost of Living?, by Fred Costello
2012-03-19 ~Report    Effect of Tax Rate on Apartment Rents, by Fred Costello
2012-03-12 ~Report    Analysis of the Pension Funds in FY2013 Budget, by Fred Costello
2011-03-29 ~Report    Making Dulles Rail Cost Effective, updated report by Fred Costello
2010-09-21 ~Report    A Comparison between County and Private-Sector Salaries, by Fred Costello


DATE        CATEGORY  RECENT FAIRFAX ARTICLES and MORE
2014-12-18 ~FxDRail   Fx Co: Fairfax Gets Lowest Interest Rate Federal Loan for Silver Line Phase 2
2014-12-06 ~FxSchools FCTA: Report on FCPS Listening Session, by Chuck McAndrew
2014-12-02 ~FxTaxes   WaPo: Facing $173 million budget gap, Fairfax faces possible lower bond rating
2014-11-28 ~FxTaxes   Sun Gazette: Budget pressure mounts for Fairfax -- Soft commercial real estate
2014-11-27 ~FxTrans   WaPo: Dulles International Airport struggles to find its footing, Lori Aratani
2014-11-26 ~FxTrans   FCTA: Results of Transportation Meeting with Del. Tom Rust, by Chuck McAndrew
2014-11-26 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Results of the Fairfax County Budget Forecast Meeting, by Chuck McAndrew
2014-11-25 ~FxTaxes   WaPo: Fairfax Co facing $179 million budget shortfall in the next two years
2014-11-25 ~FxTaxes   FxCo: County and FCPS budget forecast presented for FY2016 and FY2017 -- Slides
2014-11-20 ~FxTrans   WAMU: 2,000 Miles Of Bicycle, Pedestrian Projects Recommended By Regional Planners
2014-11-19 ~FxMisc    Sun Gazette: Vienna Council OKs site plan for expansion of community center
2014-11-13 ~FxTrans   Fx Free Citizen: LeMunyon's Transportation Update -- by Del Jim LeMunyon
2014-11-13 ~FxMisc    Fx Free Citizen: Democrat Electioneering Day -- by Ileana Johnson
2014-11-12 ~FxSchools Fx Times: County schools search for solutions to space squeeze, by Kate Yanchulis
2014-11-06 ~FxMisc    Loudoun Times: Candidates surface in race to succeed Comstock in Virginia House
2014-10-31 ~FxSchools ACT: FCPS 2014 Profile Report (and view the FCPS College Readiness summary)
2014-10-28 ~FxTrans   Fx Co: County Adopts First Bicycle Master Plan -- "key means of transportation"
2014-10-28 ~FxMisc    WT: Suzanne Scholte and Sun Gazette: Gerry Connolly -- Endorsements: Va's 11th
2014-10-24 ~FxMisc    WaPo: Fairfax Elections Office plagued by discord -- "In a nutshell, it's chaos"
2014-10-23 ~FxTaxes   Fx Times: Fairfax Co, school officials search for budget harmony, Kate Yanchulis
2014-10-15 ~FxTaxes   Fx Times: New pay plan for Fairfax County employees (Ref: Fx Co and FCPS plans.)
2014-10-14 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Fx Co Employee Compensation Work Group Recommendations + Additional Info
2014-10-14 ~FxMisc    Sun Gazette Letter: Foust supporters are cherry-picking their data, Arthur Purves
2014-10-10 ~FxSchools ACTA: Fairfax County School Board Strengthens FCPS Audit Functions
2014-10-07 ~FxMisc    RCA: Will Fairfax Co incomes keep pace with national growth? -- Terry Maynard
2014-10-07 ~FxMisc    Watchdog.org: Defense spending rolls; northern Virginia sags -- Kenric Ward
2014-10-06 ~FxTaxes   RCA: Bleak Fx Co budget forecast, higher homeowner taxes likely -- Terry Maynard
2014-10-03 ~FxTaxes   Fx Times: Once again, taxpayers being kicked to back of the bus -- Rob Whitfield
2014-10-01 ~FxPension Reuters: Judge grants Stockton bankruptcy relief... Pensioners must share losses.
2014-09-26 ~FxSchools Fx Times: Back to basics -- the need for math memorization -- FCTA's James Ruland
2014-09-26 ~FxMisc    Biz Journal: Job growth by metro area -- DC ranks 14th out of 15 (beats Detroit).
2014-09-25 ~FxTrans   FABB: Fairfax Advocates for Better Bicycling -- Influential Fx Co lobby group
2014-09-22 ~FxMisc    FCTA: Vienna's Maple Avenue Commercial (MAC) Regulations and matching Pictures
2014-09-21 ~FxMisc    WaPo: Is this rock bottom for Virginia real estate? Office owners can only hope.
2014-09-12 ~FxMisc    Fx Co: Strategic Plan to Facilitate Economic Success of Fx Co -- Draft BOS hokem
2014-09-09 ~FxTrans   Fx Free Citizen: No Financial Feasibility Studies for No VA Transit, R Whitfield
2014-09-02 ~FxMisc    WaPo: A year after unexplained Fairfax police slaying of John Geer, family sues
2014-08-25 ~FxTaxes   Sun Gazette: Economist still somewhat downbeat about N.Va. jobs, housing pictures
2014-08-25 ~FxSchools Daily Signal: 4 Charts Every Mom With Kids Going Back to School Should See
2014-08-22 ~FxTaxes   Fx Co: Public Hearing on Supplemental Funds Appropriation
2014-08-20 ~FxMisc    Connection: Accountability for Police in Northern Virginia -- FOIA exemption??
2014-08-15 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Compare FY2014 Adopted Budgets for Fairfax (Overview,V1,V2) vs Chesterfield
2014-08-13 ~FxDRail   Bacon's Rebellion: No Silver Lining for the Silver Line?
2014-08-05 ~FxTrans   The Economist: Why trams are a waste of money
2014-08-05 ~FxDRail   WaPo: The Silver Line's first week by the numbers
2014-07-25 ~FxDRail   Bacon's Rebellion: Tim Kaine Versus the Mole People
2014-07-24 ~FxDRail   Metro: Silver Line Ad (Youtube 1:23) -- "Taking taxpayers for a ride?"
2014-07-23 ~FxPension Times-Dispatch: Va. pension fund not so flush (Also see: Public pensions in Va.)
2014-07-23 ~FxDRail   Fx Free Citizen: No Go for the Silver Line and Metro, by FCTA's Tom Cranmer
2014-07-14 ~FxDRail   Fx Times: Still searching for Silver Line's silver lining, by a Reston commuter
2014-07-11 ~FxTrans   ACTA: Constructing the Columbia Pike Streetcar on Fiscal Sand?
2014-07-08 ~FxMisc    Connection: County Falling Behind on Its Housing Goals
2014-06-28 ~FxSchools WaPo: 40% of kindergarteners in Fairfax Co schools require English instruction
2014-06-25 ~FxPension GASB Improves Pension Accounting and Financial Reporting Standards
2014-06-24 ~FxTrans   VDOT: Route 7 Widening - Reston Ave to Jarrett Valley Dr
2014-06-23 ~FxTaxes   WBJ: Restaurants get reprieve on Fairfax County meals tax
2014-06-22 ~FxTaxes   Sun Gazette: Continued decline seen in average weekly wage across Fairfax
2014-06-21 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Fairfax County Loses Taxpayers to Other Virginia Counties
2014-06-17 ~FxTaxes   FxCo: Meals Tax Referendum Task Force - Majority and Minority Reports
2014-06-11 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Lower Compensation or Higher Taxes? A Perspective on a Fx Co Meals Tax
2014-06-11 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Is a Meals Tax the Right Direction? -- Pros and cons
2014-06-11 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Facts and Figures -- Still think we need a Meals Tax?
2014-06-03 ~FxTaxes   Say "NO" to a Fairfax County Food Tax! -- BOS wants 4% levy on prepared food
2014-06-03 ~FxTaxes   Free Citizen: Meals Tax Task Force a Political Ploy
2014-05-31 ~FxDRail   WaPo: Higher tolls pushing many off the Dulles Toll Road
2014-05-30 ~FxDRail   MWAA: Dulles Corridor Enterprise Financial Update
2014-05-28 ~FxDRail   Fx Times: Major rail issues remain unresolved, by FCTA's Rob Whitfield
2014-05-27 ~FxTaxes   Watchdog.org: Fairfax eyes $85 million more for bike-walk projects
2014-05-24 ~FxTaxes   WaPo: Fx Co considers reviving proposal to tax restaurant meals
2014-05-16 ~FxSchools Reston Now: FCPS Will Change Administration Structure
2014-05-07 ~FxTaxes   Sun Gazette: Kelleher, Colbert, Majdi win in Vienna; DiRocco still mayor
2014-05-05 ~FxTaxes   Sun Gazette: Vienna Town Council members, residents spar on tax burden
2014-05-02 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Vienna posts final notice for budget and real estate tax increase
2014-05-01 ~FxDRail   WaPo: Silver Line to get nearly $2 billion in federal loans
2014-04-29 ~FxTaxes   Bulova request: FCTA join Meals Tax task force
2014-04-24 ~FxTaxes   Sun Gazette: Seeking more money, Fairfax convenes meals-tax task force
2014-04-24 ~FxTaxes   Fx Co Supervisor Bulova wants to create a Meals Tax Referendum task force
2014-04-24 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Fairfax Co, Vienna Real Estate Taxes Over Last 40 Years
2014-04-22 ~FxTaxes   Reston Now: Fairfax Supervisors OK 7.3% Real Estate Tax Hike
2014-04-21 ~FxTaxes   Fx Times: Fairfax Board of Supervisors debates key budget elements
2014-04-13 ~FxDRail   Moody's: Moody's assigns Baa1 to Series 2014 Dulles Toll Road
2014-04-11 ~FxTaxes   Sun Gazette: Vienna residents vent over rising town tax rate
2014-04-10 ~FxTaxes   FCTA's Tom Cranmer's Presentation to Fx Co Supervisors
2014-04-09 ~FxTaxes   Change.org: Balance FY2015 budget without increasing property tax rate
2014-04-08 ~FxTaxes   FCTA Presentation to BOS on Real Estate Tax Increases and County Budget
2014-04-08 ~FxTaxes   Taxpayer Rally on Tuesday, April 8 at 6PM!
2014-04-08 ~FxTaxes   FCTA's Arthur Purves' Presentation to Fx Co Supervisors
2014-04-03 ~FxTaxes   FxCo: BOS Chairman replies to FCTA's April 8 presentations
2014-04-03 ~FxDRail   Fx Times: Still no oversight on Dulles Rail project?, by FCTA's Rob Whitfield
2014-04-02 ~FxTaxes   Loudoun Times: BOS approve $2B budget, leave $38M shortfall for local schools
2014-03-28 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Vienna posts notice of real estate tax increase
2014-03-28 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Sully District Mtg - Minutes
2014-03-24 ~FxTrans   Examiner: Facts expose myths of mass transit growth, decline in American driving
2014-03-21 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Vienna proposes a 7.5% real estate tax increase
2014-03-20 ~FxTaxes   FxCo: Advertised Budget for FY 2015 Presentation - Updated (59 pages)
2014-03-20 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Dranesville District Mtg - Minutes
2014-03-13 ~FxSchools Fairfax Times: School Board split heading into budget talks
2014-03-11 ~FxTaxes   Sun Gazette: Supervisors Drop the Ball in Advertising Higher Tax Rate
2014-03-11 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Fairfax Co Adjustments for Pay and Benefits 2000-2014
2014-03-06 ~FxTaxes   WT: Fairfax County Notice of Proposed Real Property Tax Increase
2014-03-05 ~FxTaxes   Supervisor Herrity on Budget/Tax Rate, School Budget, and more
2014-03-04 ~FxTaxes   Patch: Board of Supervisors Authorizes Advertised Tax Rate of $1.105
2014-03-01 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Hunter Mill District Mtg - Minutes
2014-02-xx ~FxTaxes   FxCo EDA: Major State and Local Taxes and Fees, FY2014
2014-02-28 ~FxTaxes   FxCo: County Executive Ed Long responds to FCTA budget questions
2014-02-28 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Ten Budget Questions for the Board of Supervisors
2014-02-25 ~FxTaxes   FxCo: Fairfax County Executive Proposes $7 Billion Budget for FY2015
2014-01-27 ~FxSchools FCTA president's presentation to the school board (video 3:31 min)
2014-01-25 ~FxSchools FCTA: Fx Co Public Schools - High Taxes for Low Achievement ...(FCPS response.)
2014-01-16 ~FxTaxes   Watchdog: Prioritize schools, pensions, not 'bailing out a bank'
2014-01-10 ~FxTrans   FCTA: Transparency in Law Making and Widening Rt 7 from Reston Ave to Tysons
2014-01-09 ~FxTaxes   Patch: Moody's Gives Fairfax County 'Negative Outlook'
2014-01-09 ~FxSchools WaPo: Fx schools chief calls for $96M in budget cuts, increased class sizes
2014-01-08 ~FxMisc    HB792 Residential zoning; restrictions in Planning District 8
2013-12-xx ~FxTrans   GMU: Outlook for Transit Commuting in the Washington Metro Area
2013-12-29 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Fairfax Co Budgets 1999 to 2014
2013-12-29 ~FxSchools FCTA: FCPS Budgets 2000 to 2014
2013-12-04 ~FxTaxes   WBJ: Fairfax County's first billion dollar property
2013-11-27 ~FxSchools WaPo: FCPS leaders meet to discuss projected budget shortfall
2013-11-27 ~FxMisc    FCTA's Tom Cranmer: Slum Housing Next to You
2013-11-27 ~FxDRail   WaPo: No place to park on Metro's Silver line
2013-11-20 ~FxSchools FCPS: Response to FCTA's "High Taxes for Low Achievement"
2013-11-13 ~FxMisc    Connection: Low-Income Micro-Units Could Come to Your Neighborhood
2013-11-12 ~FxMisc    WJLA: Gov't workers watching YouTube, playing games and using Facebook
2013-10-24 ~FxSchools FCPS: Adjustments for Growth COLA and Benefits 2000 to 2014
2013-10-21 ~FxSchools WaPo: FCPS faces tough choices in budget shortfall
2013-09-xx ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Fairfax Co Loses Taxpayers, Virginia Gains
2013-09-xx ~FxSchools FCPS: A Citizen's Guide to Understanding the Budget
2013-09-18 ~FxTaxes   Henrico taxpayer group educates citizens on Meals Tax issue (1,2,3) -- et tu Fx?
2013-09-18 ~FxDRail   City Paper: Metro Growth Will Make Life Worse Before It Makes Life Better
2013-09-14 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Fairfax Co Real Estate Taxes Increasing More Than Twice as Fast as Inflation
2013-09-14 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: The Great Recession ... or the Great Bubble?
2013-04-15 ~FxSchools WaPo: Education Study on D.C. Area High Schools
2013-04-05 ~FxDRail   Fx Times: 'Great Train Robbery' going off without a hitch, by FCTA's Rob Whitfield
2013-02-11 ~FxSchools FCTA: Student Achievement Flat in Fairfax County Public Schools
2013-01-01 ~FxPension FxCo: Fairfax County Employees' Retirement System Handbook
2012-xx-xx ~FxTrans   GMU: Connecting Transportation Investment and the Economy in Metro Washington
2012-12-28 ~FxDRail   WMATA FY2012 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report
2012-10-15 ~FxTrans   Sun Gazette: Smart-Growth Group Disputes GMU Transportation Report
2012-09-05 ~FxSchools Watchdog.org: 'At-risk' Fairfax charter tests Virginia's largest school district
2012-08-04 ~FxDRail   FCTA: What to Expect from Bus Service, by Fred Costello
2012-07-13 ~FxMisc    Fx Times: Numbers simply aren't adding up -- Overdevelopment of NoVA office space
2012-05-15 ~FxDRail   WT: Report: Mismanagement rampant at airports authority
2012-05-15 ~FxDRail   USDOT response to Congressman Wolf's request for IG review of MWAA
2012-05-14 ~FxPension Harvard: Latest studies show growing pension peril
2012-02-11 ~FxTaxes   WaPo: Fx Co supervisors discuss meals tax, roads, other issues at retreat
2012-01-xx ~FxPension Fairfax County Post-Retirement Benefits Review
2012-01-30 ~FxSchools FCTA: Cut taxes by $1500. Don't raise them by $300
2012-01-29 ~FxDRail   Bacon's Rebellion: Beware Optimistic Traffic Forecasts
2011-12-11 ~FxDRail   Bacon's Rebellion: Stacking the Deck for Heavy Rail
2011-06-17 ~FxTaxes   Patch: Nielsen's Owner Arrested for Failing to Pay Vienna Meals Taxes
2011-03-29 ~FxDRail   FCTA: Making Dulles Rail Cost Effective, updated report by Fred Costello
2011-01-27 ~FxSchools FCTA: Higher pension costs real reason for school cuts
2010-xx-xx ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Fairfax Co FY 2010 Adopted Budget
2010-12-28 ~FxDRail   Examiner: New, lower rider estimates for Dulles Rail expose big costs
2010-05-12 ~FxTrans   GreaterWash: What do Metro employees really make?, by Michael Perkins
2009-04-27 ~FxTrans   Fx Co: Fund 700, Route 28 Tax District - FY 2010 Adopted Budget
2009-01-21 ~FxSchools FCTA: Excessive public-sector compensation causes school budget deficit
2007-01-29 ~FxSchools FCTA: Lack of transparency in student achievement
2007-01-16 ~FxSchools FCTA: School Board should obey election laws
2006-02-02 ~FxSchools FCTA: FCPS claims of academic excellence are incomplete
2005-08-08 ~FxDRail   WaPo: The Cost of Dulles Rail
2005-02-02 ~FxSchools FCTA: Despite Spending Increases, SAT scores remain flat
2004-02-02 ~FxSchools FCTA: Hoping new superintendent will bring era of candor and honesty
2003-01-27 ~FxSchools FCTA: Superintendent makes misleading statements about school budget
2000-01-24 ~FxSchools FCTA: Superintendent's proposed FY2001 budget
1998-04-xx ~FxPension FERS: Federal Employees Retirement System (Overview of Benefits)
1998-01-22 ~FxSchools FCTA: Proposed FY1999 Capital Improvement Plan
1997-05-22 ~FxSchools FCTA: Federal Funding of Vocational Education
1997-02-13 ~FxSchools FCTA: Proposed Student Information System
1997-01-23 ~FxSchools FCTA: Proposed FY1998 Capital Improvement Plan
1950-2009  ~FxTaxes   Va Code: Annual real estate tax bill increases limited to 1%

Virginia Issues:

DATE        CATEGORY  RECENT VIRGINIA ARTICLES and MORE
2014-12-17 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: Stimpson blasts Virginia's public-private deals, by Kenric Ward
2014-12-02 ~Virginia  Fx Times: Time to remove "spoilers" from election process, by FCTA's David Swink
2014-11-29 ~Virginia  Fx Free Citizen: Yes to 'Convention of States', by Rita Dunaway, COS Project
2014-11-19 ~Virginia  Va Free Citizen: Virginia School Board Association wants to adopt Common Core ??
2014-11-18 ~Virginia  WaPo: Arlington cancels Columbia Pike, Crystal City streetcar projects
2014-11-13 ~Virginia  Bacon's Rebellion: The Statewide Implications of the Vihstadt Election
2014-11-10 ~Virginia  Times Dispatch: General Assembly approves budget fix despite conservative revolt
2014-11-10 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: Lawmakers try to protect transportation funds, restore kill switch
2014-11-08 ~Virginia  FCTA: Virginia Democrats' BFF: Robert Sarvis and the GOP, by David Swink
2014-11-04 ~Virginia  CFACT: Property rights day of action in Richmond, and an UPDATE!
2014-10-31 ~Virginia  Fx Times: Obamacare driving health insurance costs up -- Letter from Fran Haines
2014-10-25 ~Virginia  Fx Free Citizen: For More Obama, Vote for Incumbents -- by FCTA's Fred Costello
2014-10-20 ~Virginia  WT: Ed Gillespie and Wapo: Mark Warner -- Editorial endorsements for U.S. Senator
2014-10-17 ~Virginia  Bacon's Rebellion: The EPA's War on Virginia -- appease the god of global warming
2014-10-15 ~Virginia  Examiner: Virginia plans 565 layoffs, budget cuts, costlier booze
2014-10-10 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: Virginia's fork in road: Internet tax or gas hike -- Kenric Ward
2014-10-10 ~Virginia  FCTA: VRS Investment Professionals' Compensation -- VRS response to FCTA's query
2014-10-08 ~Virginia  Bacon's Rebellion: Virginia Students Achieve SAT Gains, after bad SOL results.
2014-10-08 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: Gerry Connolly defends funding Hamas-backed unity government
2014-09-25 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: Arlington streetcar moves amid rising costs, controversy, by K Ward
2014-09-24 ~Virginia  FCTA calculates Obamacare costs in Virginia, using Kaiser's Subsidy Calculator
2014-09-21 ~Virginia  Times Dispatch: 25 highest-paid state employees -- VRS officials top the list
2014-09-15 ~Virginia  Va Free Citizen: Great News for Va, $2.4B Shortfall is Vanishing!, Susan Stimpson
2014-09-08 ~Virginia  HB5008: Virginia Health Care Independence Act (Tom Rust's bill defeated 34-66)
2014-09-05 ~Virginia  Bacon's Rebellion: The Emerging Exurban Dead Zone -- "The Great Submergence"?
2014-08-27 ~Virginia  WaPo: Virginia state academic tests show stagnant scores on reading, writing
2014-08-26 ~Virginia  Sun Gazette: Fairfax election officials identify 17 who double-voted in Va., Md.
2014-08-21 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: 14,646 duplicate voters flagged in Fairfax, Maryland, Kenric Ward
2014-08-15 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: $15 billion in unfunded county debts go dark in Virginia, by K Ward
2014-07-30 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: Vote fraud cases go nowhere with Fairfax prosecutor, by Kenric Ward
2014-07-28 ~Virginia  FCTA: Gov't Size in Virginia Counties & Cities - 2012
2014-07-24 ~Virginia  Daily Signal: Green Group Watched for Trespassing, Harassment at Fauquier Farm
2014-07-15 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: Virginia GOP candidate rails against 'inflated' streetcar campaign
2014-07-01 ~Virginia  Examiner: States' Economic Growth Since Great Recession
2014-06-30 ~Virginia  FCTA: Budget Efficiency by State
2014-06-27 ~Virginia  Senator Kaine to constituent: I support the War On Coal
2014-06-23 ~Virginia  Bacon's Rebellion: When the Bubble Pops
2014-06-16 ~Virginia  WT: Prince William renews push for deportation data on illegal immigrants
2014-06-13 ~Virginia  Fx Free Citizen: Virginia GA Passes Budget Without Medicaid Expansion
2014-06-13 ~Virginia  Alex Times: Driving Lyft, Uber out of the market
2014-05-22 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: 308,000 Virginia voters registered in other states, by Kenric Ward
2014-05-16 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: Marshall urges impeachment of attorney general, by Kathryn Watson
2014-05-14 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: GOP's No. 2 House leader feels heat at home, Kenric Ward
2014-05-02 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: 'Unsustainable' corporate giveaways bloat VA budget, by Kenric Ward
2014-04-29 ~Virginia  WT: Virginia's budgetary obesity epidemic
2014-04-28 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: Virginia fails to police voter rolls, critics charge, Kenric Ward
2014-04-23 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: 44,000 voters registered in both Virginia and Maryland, Kenric Ward
2014-04-11 ~Virginia  Examiner: McAuliffe says Global Warming Threatens Norfolk
2014-04-09 ~Virginia  Fx Free Citizen: The McAuliffe Way: Not What The Framers Intended
2014-04-08 ~Virginia  Video: Hostage to Medicaid Expansion (0:31 min) -- Americans For Prosperity
2014-03-27 ~Virginia  Medicaid expansion in Virginia? YES or NO: Richmond Times-Dispatch guest opinions
2014-03-26 ~Virginia  Bacon's Rebellion: Getting the Healthcare We Deserve
2014-03-21 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: Spending more on Va. students doesn't mean they're getting smarter
2014-03-10 ~Virginia  Free Beacon: Muslim Brotherhood-Tied Activist to Host Fundraiser for Gerry Connolly
2014-03-09 ~Virginia  Examiner: General Assembly adjourns without Va. budget
2014-03-07 ~Virginia  Richmond Sunlight: Va. House, Senate celebrate Islamic terrorist center
2014-03-05 ~Virginia  Medicaid Expansion ... Bad Medicine for Virginia
2014-02-26 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: 2 Candidates in Va. Slam Investor-Visa 'Boondoggle'
2014-02-18 ~Virginia  WaPo: FBI needs public to help find corruption in Northern Va.
2014-02-16 ~Virginia  WaPo: Va. Senate panel proposes alternative to Medicaid expansion
2014-02-11 ~Virginia  FxCo: White Paper on Medicaid Expansion in Virginia (Fx Co supports!)
2014-02-07 ~Virginia  Times Dispatch: House defeats bid for Convention of the States, by a 67-29 vote
2014-02-05 ~Virginia  WT: Virginia Gov. McAuliffe rerouted funds for inaugural
2014-01-xx ~Virginia  Richmond Sunlight - 2014 Bills
2014-01-31 ~Virginia  Richmond Sunlight - HB45 Fails! -- Would allow study of local BPOL tax
2014-01-26 ~Virginia  FCTA: What we've done for taxpayers in January
2014-01-18 ~Virginia  WaPo: Virginia to fight same-sex marriage ban
2014-01-18 ~Virginia  WaPo: The ABCs of venal politics in Virginia
2014-01-18 ~Virginia  FCTA Report of Sully Town Hall Meeting
2014-01-08 ~Virginia  HB706 General Assembly member; legislative standing to defend laws of Commonwealth
2014-01-04 ~Virginia  FCTA: Virginia Education and Welfare Programs Are Broken
2013-12-xx ~Virginia  VRS: Virginia Retirement System 2013 Annual Report
2013-12-18 ~Virginia  Bacon's Rebellion: Game Changer for Medicaid Debate
2013-12-16 ~Virginia  McDonnell proposes $10 billion increase in Va. budget
2013-12-05 ~Virginia  Sun Gazette: General Assembly to Tackle Ethics, Medicaid, Mental-Health Issues
2013-12-05 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: D.C. cash flow turns Virginia green -- and blue, by Kenric Ward
2013-11-xx ~Virginia  TJ Institute: Long-Term Care Vulnerability - A Case Study in Virginia
2013-11-29 ~Virginia  Bacon's Rebellion: No More Medicaid as Middle-Class Entitlement
2013-11-29 ~Virginia  Watchdog.org: VA 'Tide' warning: Don't get on the wrong track, by Kenric Ward
2013-10-16 ~Virginia  Va Soc CPAs: JLARC Issues Impact Report on BPOL Tax Change to Income Basis
2013-10-08 ~Virginia  Tax Analysts: In Search of a Win-Win for the Virginia BPOL Tax
2013-02-21 ~Virginia  FCTA: No Tax Hike Needed for Transportation
2012-xx-xx ~Virginia  Virginia Voting Precincts: Info includes districting, population, and lat/long
2012-12-15 ~Virginia  WaPo: Controversy surrounds Va. plan to build $1.4 billion toll road
2012-04-xx ~Virginia  TJ Institute: Tax Restructuring in VA: Revenue Neutral Path to Improve VA's Economy
2010-06-30 ~Virginia  Virginia's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit 2010 Annual Report
2010-06-24 ~Virginia  Va Board of Education: We Oppose "Common Core" National Standards, Support SOLs

For Reference:

DATE        CATEGORY  REFERENCE ARTICLES - FOOD for THOUGHT
2014-12-11 ~Potpourri WT: The Bible's Influence -- 25 articles sponsored by the Bible Literacy Project
2014-11-xx ~National  IMPRIMUS: Effects of Obamacare on Economic Productivity, by Casey Mulligan
2014-10-xx ~National  IMPRIMUS: The Case Against Liberal Compassion, by William Voegeli
2014-09-xx ~National  IMPRIMUS: The History and Danger of Administrative Law, by Philip Hamburger
2014-09-24 ~Virginia  FCTA calculates Obamacare costs in Virginia, using Kaiser's Subsidy Calculator
2014-09-02 ~World     Islam Times: To Understand ISIS, Know the History of Wahhabism in Saudi Arabia
2014-09-02 ~Potpourri Video: Former Muslim describes the true face of Islam (8:35)
2014-07-23 ~National  Heritage: 2014 Index of Culture and Opportunity -- Change over last 10 years
2014-06-25 ~Environmt Video: Global Warming is a Hoax (4:44) -- Lenar Whitney, GOP Louisiana candidate
2014-06-21 ~Health    TIME: Ending the War on Fat, by Bryan Walsh
2014-05-xx ~National  IMPRIMUS: The Worldview that Makes the Underclass, by Anthony Daniels
2014-01-xx ~National  Limbaugh: The "Common Core" Debacle
2013-12-29 ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Fairfax Co Budgets 1999 to 2014
2013-12-29 ~FxSchools FCTA: FCPS Budgets 2000 to 2014
2013-11-xx ~National  IMPRIMUS: The Case for Repealing Dodd-Frank, by Peter J. Wallison
2013-10-xx ~National  IMPRIMUS: Budget Battles and Growth of the Administrative State, by John Marini
2013-09-xx ~FxTaxes   FCTA: Fairfax Co Loses Taxpayers, Virginia Gains
2013-02-20 ~Health    TIME: Bitter Pill - Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us, by Steven Brill
2012-xx-xx ~Virginia  Virginia Voting Precincts: Info includes districting, population, and lat/long
2012-12-12 ~Environmt Video: The Great Global Warming Swindle (74 min)
2011-01-24 ~National  Examiner: Who Controls the Democratic Party? -- Lawyers, Unions, Greens, Insiders
1964-10-27 ~National  Video: "A Time for Choosing", by Ronald Reagan (29:32); read the full text
1957-xx-xx ~Potpourri Ayn Rand: Francisco's Money Speech
1939-xx-xx ~Health    Nasty, Brutish and Short?, a summary version of Dr Weston A Price's famous work.

General Interest:

DATE        CATEGORY  OTHER POSTED ARTICLES
2014-12-19 ~State-TX  Examiner: Texas job growth outpaces rest of U.S. combined, by Jason Russell
2014-12-17 ~State-AR  AP: Arkansas' private-option Medicaid experiment in jeopardy, by Andrew DeMillo
2014-12-17 ~Potpourri WT: 'Twas the night before Christmas -- Updated for modern times
2014-12-09 ~National  Examiner: "Gummint don't work so good" any more, by Michael Barone
2014-12-03 ~National  Brookings: The Earned Income Tax Credit in Your County -- An interactive map
2014-12-02 ~States    Fraser Inst: Economic freedom among U.S. states -- summary from the detailed data
2014-12-02 ~National  Conservative Intel: The U.S. Electorate Since 1982, In 12 Graphs, David Freddoso
2014-12-01 ~National  Examiner: Are IGs REALLY Independent?... or lapdogs of agency management?
2014-11-27 ~World     Telegraph: David Cameron to lead Britain out of Europe if migrant reforms fail
2014-11-26 ~Health    Reuters: Celiac disease showing up in many forms and at all ages, Janice Neumann
2014-11-25 ~World     Breitbart: Pope Francis to European Union: Keep Democracy Alive, by Tom Williams
2014-11-25 ~Potpourri Telegraph: Frenchman develops pills to make flatulence smell of roses
2014-11-24 ~World     Examiner: Beating these bloody, banal jihadis, by Dan Hannan
2014-11-24 ~World     Examiner: Nobody pushing Thomas Piketty's policies to combat economic inequality
2014-11-24 ~Potpourri Examiner: WaPo editor defends 'fact check' on SNL Obama skit (executive amnesty)
2014-11-22 ~Health    Robert Rowan: Rapid Ebola Infection Cure -- Rowen-Robins Treatment Protocol
2014-11-19 ~National  CSpan video: Nature and Causes of the Wealth of States -- Arthur Laffer (53:05)
2014-11-17 ~Potpourri WT: The Stupidity of 'Experts' -- Obamacare, Gruber Warming, Dodge-Frank, etc.
2014-11-17 ~Potpourri Yahoo: Facebook slams the door on political campaigns, by Jon Ward
2014-11-17 ~National  WT: In the beginning there was Goldwater -- Started modern conservative movement
2014-11-17 ~National  WT: The menace of civil forfeiture -- Was originated to fight organized crime
2014-11-15 ~World     Gulf News: UAE lists 86 terrorist organizations -- includes CAIR, MAS in U.S.
2014-11-12 ~National  Examiner: Gruber's Obamacare comments expose what's wrong with liberalism
2014-11-12 ~National  Examiner: Obamacare's foundation of lies a warning for new Supreme Court case
2014-11-10 ~World     Examiner: Europe grieves over defeat of Obama and the Dems, by Dan Hannan
2014-11-10 ~Potpourri WaPo: Washington National Cathedral to host Friday Muslim prayer service
2014-11-09 ~State-MD  Examiner: How Larry Hogan used tax data to turn Maryland red, by Jim Pettit
2014-11-09 ~Potpourri Daily Mail: Algae-borne virus found that makes us more stupid [... more Liberal?]
2014-11-07 ~National  GRUBER: Lack of [Obamacare] transparency a huge political advantage, video (0:53)
2014-11-07 ~National   More Gruber videos: #3 (2:31), #5 (1:26)
2014-11-05 ~National  Examiner: GOP's new turnout machine was in top gear -- Learned from Dems
2014-11-04 ~National  Breitbart: Second Amendment Crushes Gun Control Candidates In Midterm Elections
2014-10-30 ~State-NC  Project Veritas: NC campaign workers encourage non-citizens to vote (video 6:57)
2014-10-29 ~State-MD  PJ Media: Massive Non-Citizen Voting Uncovered in Maryland
2014-10-28 ~States    Tax Foundation: 2015 State Business Tax Climate Index -- Va. slides to #27
2014-10-28 ~National  Examiner: Obama's digital health records effort may be 'effectively dead'
2014-10-26 ~National  WaPo: The family deficit -- How the marriage decline affects the nation.
2014-10-25 ~National  Examiner: Study shows illegally voting non-citizens could tip close races in U.S.
2014-10-23 ~National  Breitbart: Judge refuses to penalize IRS targeting; Opinion: True the Vote v. IRS
2014-10-22 ~State-CO  Project Veritas: O'Keefe films potential voter fraud in Colorado (video 7:45)
2014-10-21 ~State-NC  WT: Ire over toll roads could bite GOP, including Thom Tillis' Senate bid in NC
2014-10-20 ~Potpourri Examiner: A nation divided by marriage -- Interview with W. Bradford Wilcox
2014-10-20 ~Potpourri KHouse: Thorium - One Nuclear Alternative
2014-10-19 ~National  WT: The Pentagon's war on the global climate -- Green agenda vs core mission
2014-10-17 ~World     WaPo: 'Pudding Man' leaves Israel for Germany -- "Too expensive for young people"
2014-10-17 ~State-TX  Dallas News: Texas breaks record for jobs added in 12-month span
2014-10-16 ~World     WT: Ex-political prisoner: Putin's regime destined to fall, by Jeff Shapiro
2014-10-16 ~National  Daily Beast: Insiders Blame Rove for Covering Up Iraq’s Real WMD, by Eli Lake
2014-10-10 ~National  Examiner: Doctors, hospitals rethinking electronic medical records <--2009 law
2014-10-06 ~National  Kudlow: 'Subsidizing Non-Work' Hobbles Labor Market -- It pays not to work!
2014-10-06 ~National  Governing: The Secret to Making Tough Fiscal Choices: Open Gov't -- Chuck Reed
2014-10-06 ~National  Examiner: Democrats losing long war against voter ID -- Fund and Von Spakovsky
2014-10-06 ~Environmt CFACT Climate Truth File: 2014 -- A patient Global Warming Q&A
2014-10-03 ~Potpourri Video: Frightening Details From Beheader's Oklahoma Mosque (9:07)
2014-10-03 ~Environmt Examiner: WaPo hires "Republican War on Science" author to cover the environment
2014-10-02 ~National  Examiner: The disaster caused by granting mortgages to non-creditworthy Hispanics
2014-09-30 ~National  WT: Navy sailors distrust commanders, fear crippling political correctness
2014-09-30 ~National  NPR: Mexico Pays To Help Its Citizens Avoid Deportation From The U.S.
2014-09-24 ~Environmt Examiner: The People's March against common sense, rationality and science
2014-09-21 ~Material  Free Beacon: The Hillary Letters -- correspondence with Saul Alinsky
2014-09-21 ~Environmt Climate Depot: Socialism promoted at People's Climate March -- True GW purpose
2014-09-19 ~Environmt WSJ: Climate Science Is Not Settled -- by former DOE scientist Steven E. Koonin
2014-09-18 ~Potpourri Ars Technica: Apple expands data encryption under iOS 8 -- To cops: "Get Lost"
2014-09-18 ~Environmt CFACT: Climate Hype Exposed: Now "environment-government-industrialist complex"
2014-09-17 ~Potpourri The Atlantic: Why I Hope to Die at 75, by Ezekiel Emanuel; Breitbart response.
2014-09-17 ~Potpourri MercatorNet: It's time to take the Islamic State seriously -- Rev. James Schall
2014-09-17 ~Material  PJ Media: 'CATALIST' - Obama's Database for Fundamentally Transforming America
2014-09-16 ~Environmt WUWT: Obama's Lonely Climate Summit -- world leaders are staying home
2014-09-15 ~Environmt WT: Emails show 'collusion' between Obama's EPA, environmental lobby
2014-09-10 ~State-RI  WaPo: Gina Raimondo reins in Rhode Island pensions, propelling a bid for governor
2014-09-05 ~Potpourri Video: "Republicans Are People Too" (1:37) -- Who put together this zaney video?
2014-09-04 ~States    FCTA: Financial State of the States - 2013 -- data from Truth In Accounting
2014-09-04 ~Potpourri Telegraph: What happens when your friends start leaving Facebook?
2014-09-02 ~Material  Ricochet.com: Political scientists' verdict on the Obama presidency: Silence
2014-09-01 ~State-IL  WT: Illinois to go bust as teachers get richer -- Excessive pension plans
2014-09-01 ~National  WT: Labor Day thoughts from President Reagan, 1981  and Henry Ford, 1922.
2014-08-31 ~Environmt Daily Mail: Myth of arctic meltdown -- Ice cap has expanded for last two years.
2014-08-27 ~World     Telegraph: In the face of such evil [in Rotherham], who is the racist now?
2014-08-27 ~National  WT: Racial hostility, discrimination inside Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
2014-08-26 ~Environmt Examiner: Under assault from Big Green, coal is fighting back, by Ron Arnold
2014-08-21 ~World     Daily Signal: Paycheck for Terrorism - $5,300 for Suicide Attack, Sharyl Attkisson
2014-08-20 ~Health    New Scientist: Young blood to be used in ultimate rejuvenation trial
2014-08-19 ~National  WT: Army quits tests after competing rifle outperforms M4A1 carbine
2014-08-19 ~Environmt CFACT: Morano (humbly) promotes CFACT's new film Climate Hustle on TV
2014-08-17 ~Potpourri Examiner: Iraq, Ferguson, and the 'libertarian moment'
2014-08-11 ~Potpourri Examiner: The most liberal and conservative U.S. cities revealed in one chart
2014-08-11 ~National  Daily Mail: O'Keefe Strikes again, crosses US-Mexico dressed as Osama bin Laden
2014-08-10 ~Potpourri WKRB: SyNAPSE Chip by IBM Mimics Brain
2014-08-09 ~National  Examiner: Don't mistake Tea Party birth pains for death throes, by Star Parker
2014-08-06 ~Material  News.org: 1,000-member secretive progressive journalist group uncovered
2014-08-05 ~World     NDTV Video: How Hamas assembles and fires rockets (4:23 min)
2014-08-05 ~Material  WT: Do you favor the BLEED Act, or are you a racist?, Charles Hurt satire
2014-08-05 ~Environmt Examiner: The hidden persuaders of the environmental elite, by Ron Arnold
2014-08-04 ~Health    STICK: ObamaCare...Condensed Version -- 10,535 pages condensed to 4 sentences
2014-08-01 ~Environmt Examiner: EPA officials divert millions of tax dollars to activist groups
2014-07-29 ~World     NYT: Paying Ransoms, Europe Bankrolls Qaeda Terror
2014-07-29 ~National  Examiner: Highway Trust Fund going into bike lanes?, by Mark Tapscott
2014-07-28 ~States    FCTA: Gov't Size in Maryland and Texas counties -- For comparison to Virginia
2014-07-26 ~Material  Telegraph: Barack Obama has already checked out of his job
2014-07-25 ~State-TX  WT: To fix America, copy Texas ... which not just survived, but thrived.
2014-07-25 ~National  Examiner: Dodd-Frank at war with itself, by Hester Peirce
2014-07-25 ~Material  The Other McCain: Evan Sayet Explains How Liberals 'Think' (Video 2:47)
2014-07-24 ~States    Heartland: Retiree Healthcare Tops Unfunded Pensions as Fiscal Threat
2014-07-22 ~Potpourri WaPo: Don't send your kids to Ivy League Schools!
2014-07-22 ~Potpourri Infowars: How Matt Drudge Changed the World
2014-07-22 ~Environmt CFACT: How should global warming be taught?
2014-07-20 ~World     Weekly Standard: All The News Hamas Sees Fit to Print
2014-07-19 ~National  Ars Technica: Feds have old IP addresses, full credit card numbers
2014-07-18 ~Potpourri Nat'l Journal: Elizabeth Warren's 11 Commandments of Progressivism
2014-07-17 ~Material  Examiner: Has the Right lost its will to fight?
2014-07-17 ~Environmt CFACT: The sun has gone quiet
2014-07-17 ~Environmt WSJ: Australia Repeals Carbon Tax
2014-07-16 ~Potpourri Examiner: The things Obama likes to say in just about every speech, in 76 seconds
2014-07-15 ~Health    Mosaic: Why do we have blood types?, by Carl Zimmer
2014-07-14 ~National  WT: Editing out an enlightened history of America
2014-07-14 ~Environmt Telegraph: People who claim to worry about climate change use more electricity
2014-07-11 ~National  WND: Catholic Church Raising Money for Illegals
2014-07-10 ~National  Guardian: The ultimate goal of the NSA is total population control
2014-07-10 ~National  ABC News: Police Face Severe Shortage of Recruits
2014-07-09 ~Environmt CFACT: Science recommends climate model re-start
2014-07-08 ~Environmt Examiner: Convicted felon designed EPA's playbook for faking science, Ron Arnold
2014-07-05 ~Environmt Daily Mail: Antarctic sea ice hits new record high -- Computer models "confounded"
2014-07-03 ~National  WaPo: Why we stuck with Maliki -- and lost Iraq
2014-07-02 ~World     WT: Finding a patsy in Benghazi, by Kenneth R. Timmerman
2014-06-xx ~Potpourri First Things: The Good of Government, by Roger Scruton
2014-06-30 ~Environmt U.S. Senate Report: Environmental Billionaires Club and Obama's EPA
2014-06-28 ~Potpourri Zero Hedge: Warning - Civil Unrest Is Rising Everywhere: "This Won't End Pretty"
2014-06-27 ~Potpourri WT: An obituary for the Tea Party
2014-06-26 ~National  NR Online: All Employment Growth Since 2000 Went to Immigrants
2014-06-23 ~National  WT OpEd: Free speech on the guillotine
2014-06-23 ~Environmt Examiner: Supreme Court limits EPA on some greenhouse gas emissions rules
2014-06-21 ~Health    Epoch Times: A New Understanding of the Cause of Cancer, by James Grundvig
2014-06-21 ~Environmt Telegraph: The scandal of fiddled global warming data
2014-06-14 ~National  American Thinker: Obama's Children's Crusade
2014-06-10 ~State-CA  WaPo: California Court Rejects Teachers Union Tenure
2014-06-06 ~World     Telegraph: Vodafone says governments use secret cables to tap phones
2014-06-04 ~Potpourri WT: The monotony of thought in the modern university, by Victor Davis Hanson
2014-06-01 ~State-CA  City Journal: Lawmakers Gone Wild, by Victor Davis Hanson
2014-06-01 ~National  Telegraph: Bowe Bergdahl: a darker story behind the release of America's last POW
2014-05-xx ~National  YG Netwk: Conservative Reforms for Limited Gov't, Thriving Middle Class
2014-05-31 ~Environmt CFACT: John Holdren in his own (radical) words
2014-05-30 ~Material  Examiner: Dinesh D'Souza's America warns Hillary Clinton will "finish off" country
2014-05-30 ~Health    Telegraph: Bicycle helmets are useless, says brain surgeon
2014-05-30 ~Environmt Examiner: Seven things to know about the coming EPA power-plant rule
2014-05-29 ~State-OK  ACT: American Laws for American Courts (ALAC) now in Oklahoma
2014-05-29 ~Potpourri Examiner: Why even Reagan couldn't be Reagan today, by Michael Barone
2014-05-29 ~Environmt Chamber: Power plant rules will cost economy $50 billion annually
2014-05-27 ~Potpourri Examiner: A historian who understood why big business wanted regulation
2014-05-27 ~Environmt Examiner: The Myth of the Climate Change '97%'
2014-05-26 ~World     Euroskeptics Win Big in the UK and on the Continent -- Globalism support way down
2014-05-26 ~Environmt WT: Retired officers to profit after Pentagon's alarmist climate change report
2014-05-24 ~National  Examiner: Export-Import Bank costs taxpayers $2 billion a decade, by Tim Carney
2014-05-20 ~World     Gatestone Inst: A Month of Islam in Britain
2014-05-20 ~National  WT OpEd: The academic recession: Big bucks, little knowledge
2014-05-19 ~National  The Atlantic: The Myth of the Science and Engineering Shortage
2014-05-18 ~National  WT: Feds press banks to cut off gun retailers -- 'Operation Choke Point'
2014-05-18 ~National  WT: Corporations hoard cash away from high U.S. taxes
2014-05-16 ~Environmt dcnfenergy: Scientists respond to Obama's National Climate Assessment
2014-05-15 ~Material  WT: Leftward, ho: Obama unlikely to stop portside push
2014-05-15 ~Environmt Examiner: A look behind the curtain hiding Tom Steyer's fortune
2014-05-14 ~State-PA  Watchdog.org: PA cops can search your car without warrant -- State Supreme Court
2014-05-14 ~Material  WT: Who's afraid of the USA?
2014-05-13 ~National  House Floor: Trey Gowdy gets a standing ovation - 'We Make Law!' -- video (5:28)
2014-05-13 ~Environmt Examiner: Mainstream media don't know Big Green has deeper pockets than Big Oil
2014-05-12 ~Potpourri Defense One: What the Most Secure Email in the Universe Would Look Like
2014-05-12 ~National  Heritage: IRS Tries to Silence Political Speech Again, with New Regulations
2014-05-08 ~National  WT: Obama's attack on the independence of inspectors general
2014-05-07 ~Environmt CFACT: National climate embarrassment
2014-05-03 ~Health    Book: Missing Microbes: How Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues
2014-04-xx ~National  IMPRIMUS: Sagebrush Rebellion Redivivus, by William Perry Pendley
2014-04-30 ~State-AR  WT: The Arkansas Obamacare bailout -- the so-called "private option"
2014-04-28 ~National  Examiner: Education spending skyrockets while student achievement stays stagnant
2014-04-28 ~National  Examiner: Out of touch With America: Are unions obsolete? -- 5-part series
2014-04-28 ~Health    WSJ: A Doctor's Declaration of Independence
2014-04-25 ~Environmt CFACT: Local communities face onslaught from self-anointed planners
2014-04-24 ~States    MarketWatch: Most and least expensive states to live in the U.S.
2014-04-24 ~National  Examiner: Will demographics doom the GOP -- video (24:41)
2014-04-23 ~National  CFACT: Secure property rights: Hold government to the law
2014-04-23 ~National  TIME: The Drinking Age Is Past Its Prime, by Camille Paglia
2014-04-21 ~National  WT: A better way to help the dangerously mentally ill
2014-04-16 ~Health    WSJ: More People Pick Elimination Diets to Discover Food Sensitivities
2014-04-15 ~State-UT  Heartland: Utah Has Nation's Best Economic Outlook, New York Worst (VA ranks #11.)
2014-04-15 ~Environmt CFACT: Agenda 21? What is Agenda 21?
2014-04-14 ~National  A Libertarian song for the tax filing blues
2014-04-12 ~World     The Economist: The slumps that shaped modern finance
2014-04-12 ~National  Examiner: K Street loses a loyal ally in Kathleen Sebelius
2014-04-10 ~National  WT: RINOs head to FL while Conservatives meet in NH
2014-04-10 ~National  WSJ: Ali: Here's What I Would Have Said at Brandeis
2014-04-10 ~Environmt WT: How Chevron fought back against fraud (Also see related article.)
2014-04-07 ~Potpourri Chris Dixon: The decline of the mobile web (Reversing this 2011 prediction.)
2014-04-06 ~Potpourri WaPo: Serious reading takes a hit from online scanning and skimming -- researchers
2014-04-06 ~Potpourri Ars Technica: Not dead yet: Dutch, British gov'ts pay to keep Windows XP alive
2014-04-05 ~Health    NY Post: America rejoice! Being fat may actually make you healthier
2014-04-04 ~National  WSJ: The Unemployment Puzzle: Where Have All the Workers Gone?
2014-04-02 ~State-NC  NR: N.C. State Board Finds More than 35K Incidents of 'Double Voting' in 2012
2014-04-01 ~Potpourri Book Review: An Anxious Age: The Post-Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of America
2014-04-01 ~Health    CBS: Study - Vegetarians Less Healthy, Lower Quality Of Life Than Meat-Eaters
2014-03-31 ~Environmt Pruden: Flatulent cows and the global warming hysteria
2014-03-30 ~Environmt James Lovelock: environmentalism has become a religion
2014-03-25 ~National  OpenMarket: How Obamacare Victims Can Escape the "Liberty Tax"
2014-03-25 ~Environmt Examiner: Supreme Court says regulatory law is whatever EPA says it means, today
2014-03-24 ~National  Free Beacon: Obama to Kill Tomahawk, Hellfire Missile Programs
2014-03-22 ~National  WaPo: Sinkhole of bureaucracy -- OPM in Pennsylvania limestone mine.
2014-03-19 ~States    Watchdog.org: States still use unrealistic pension assumptions
2014-03-12 ~Environmt Free Beacon: Radicals Creating the New Federal Dietary Guidelines
2014-03-10 ~World     WT: Separating violent Islam from its peaceful twin won't be easy
2014-03-06 ~Potpourri Peter Schiff: What Needs to Happen to Bring Production Back to the US
2014-03-05 ~World     MarketWatch: Breakfast in America - Bacon, eggs, coffee and a gun (Looks yummy!)
2014-03-05 ~Potpourri The Week: Why American internet so slow? (Also Protest-1, Protest-2, Your speed?)
2014-03-03 ~National  Dennis Prager: The Bigger the Government... the smaller the citizen. (Video 5:17)
2014-03-03 ~National  Examiner: Paul Ryan releases new report criticizing the federal safety net
2014-02-27 ~State-PA  PA Independent: PA Auditor General Warns of Pension Woe
2014-02-25 ~National  Free Beacon: Pentagon Contractors Exploring Business with Iran
2014-02-25 ~National  Free Beacon: End of American Military Dominance
2014-02-24 ~Potpourri BW: The Unlikely Tale of How ARM Came to Rule the World
2014-02-24 ~National  Ars Technica: DOD aims to scrap A-10 to keep F-35 alive in new budget
2014-02-21 ~National  CNS: Universities in FCC Newsroom Probe Have Close Ties to Soros
2014-02-20 ~Environmt Krauthammer: The myth of 'settled science'
2014-02-19 ~State-TX  Breitbart: O'Keefe Busts Illegal Voter Scheme to 'Turn Texas Blue'
2014-02-19 ~Potpourri Nat'l Journal: Pandora Knows How You'll Vote
2014-02-19 ~National  WT: Part 1 - Troops must use inferior rifle; Part 2 - Army cover-up?
2014-02-19 ~National  Examiner: UAW loss in Chattanooga a repudiation of 1930s unionism
2014-02-19 ~Material  Infowars: The War On Men: 10 Ways Masculinity is Under Attack
2014-02-18 ~Environmt BW: U.S. Government Never Saw This Winter Coming
2014-02-17 ~World     Frontpage Mag: How Al Qaeda Is Winning the War on Terror
2014-02-14 ~Material  Infowars: U.S. Army Builds 'Fake City' in Virginia to Practice Military Occupation
2014-02-12 ~World     Reporters w/o Borders: 2014 World Press Freedom Index - Country Rankings
2014-02-11 ~World     Codevilla: Lessons From Switzerland's immigration referendum
2014-02-10 ~National  WSJ: The FCC Wades Into the Newsroom
2014-02-09 ~National  USMC Times: Marine Corps Times first casualty in HQ's war to "professionalize"
2014-02-07 ~Potpourri Breitbart: WaPo laments that Democrat groups have no one like the Kochs
2014-02-07 ~Potpourri Ars Technica: GOP arms itself for next "war" in analytics arms race
2014-02-06 ~State-AR  WT: Model Arkansas way of expanding Medicaid at risk
2014-02-06 ~Material  MEDIAite: GOP, Dems Clash - 'Coincidence' Multiple Agencies Targeted Republican
2014-02-06 ~Health    Krauthammer: The health-care myths we live by
2014-02-06 ~Environmt CFACT to EPA: Proposed power plant regs nothing less than industrial sabotage
2014-02-02 ~Material  FCTA: Chesterfield County Schools Better, Cheaper than Fairfax?, Charles McAndrew
2014-01-29 ~World     Telegraph: World risks deflationary shock as BRICS puncture credit bubbles
2014-01-28 ~States    Examiner: Tax cuts are big for states languishing in economic doldrums
2014-01-28 ~National  WaPo: The diminishing returns of a college education, by Kathleen Parker
2014-01-28 ~Material  Buchanan: How the GOP Lost Middle America
2014-01-23 ~National  BW: Spy vs Spy, the inside story of Tor.
2014-01-23 ~National  Frank Wolf's letter to Speaker Boehner urging Benghazi action
2014-01-21 ~Potpourri Snopes: How to Create a Social State -- 8 levels of control; Saul Alinsky?
2014-01-17 ~Health    Examiner: A conservative case for universal coverage
2014-01-16 ~Health    AMAC: What ObamaCare is Really About
2014-01-09 ~Potpourri Reason: Dumbest New Ban in 2014 -- Incandescent Light Bulbs
2014-01-08 ~World     Heritage: 2014 Index of Economic Freedom - Country Rankings
2014-01-07 ~Environmt Weekly Standard: What Catastrophe? -- MIT's Lindzen, unalarmed climate scientist
2013-12-29 ~World     Bechor: The End of the Christians in the Muslim World
2013-12-29 ~States    FT: US public finance - Day of reckoning
2013-12-28 ~Environmt CFACT: Global warming expedition remains trapped in ice
2013-12-27 ~Material  Camille Paglia: A Feminist Defense of Masculine Virtues
2013-12-26 ~Material  The Federalist: A Tale of Two Millennials - Pajama Boy and Me
2013-12-23 ~Environmt CFACT files amicus brief with Supreme Court
2013-12-19 ~Health    AMAC: ObamaCare's New Year's Day Surprise: Deep Cuts to Medicare
2013-12-13 ~National  Brookings: Income Taxes in Your County -- An interactive map
2013-12-12 ~World     BBC: Australia high court overturns ACT gay marriage law
2013-12-12 ~National  Gallup: Americans Cite Gov't, Economy, Healthcare as Top Problems
2013-12-09 ~National  JW: U.S. Gov't Purges Law Enforcement Training Material Muslims Deem 'Offensive'
2013-12-08 ~States    Fox News: Teachers complain about Common Core-linked lessons
2013-12-06 ~National  AMAC: ObamaCare's Next Legal Challenge
2013-12-06 ~National  AMAC: Americans 'Dismayed' By the Country's Left Turn
2013-12-05 ~Environmt NY Post: Global-warming 'proof' is evaporating
2013-12-04 ~Health    Reuters: Dementia epidemic looms
2013-12-03 ~State-IL  Reuters: Illinois lawmakers pass long-awaited pension reform
2013-11-28 ~Environmt WT: 'Eco-friendly' rules fail, except to skyrocket costs
2013-11-26 ~National  Limbaugh: Conversation with David Horowitz -- Conservatives: Fight fire with fire.
2013-11-26 ~National  Brookings: Property Taxes in Your County -- An interactive map
2013-11-20 ~Material  Obamacare's 18 New Tax Hikes
2013-11-20 ~Material  Obamacare costs and impact -- Tom Cranmer to Arthur Purves
2013-11-15 ~Potpourri WSJ: The World of English Freedoms -- by Daniel Hannan
2013-10-29 ~Environmt Examiner: LEED certification doesn't guarantee energy efficiency
2013-10-24 ~Material  Examiner: Charles Krauthammer diagnoses Obama's policies and psyche
2013-10-23 ~Health    Minn Post: Another call to end the war against saturated fat, by Susan Perry
2013-09-30 ~Environmt Examiner: Green group hides environmental ratings of buildings it certifies
2013-09-24 ~National  Herman Cain: Yes, there's a Republican plan to replace ObamaCare, including HR2300
2013-09-03 ~Environmt Telegraph: If you still believe in 'climate change' read this, by James Delingpole
2013-05-29 ~State-IN  Indiana: $5 million returned to public schools from voucher program
2013-04-16 ~Potpourri EneNews: "Vandalism" to major power transformer triggers power alert
2013-03-24 ~National  The Hill: Senate Votes to Stop US from Joining UN Arms Treaty
2013-03-20 ~Environmt Examiner: Climate hustlers destroying our civilization for a lie
2013-01-31 ~Potpourri Video: The Girls on Fox News (4:17 min)
2013-01-05 ~Material  Mychal Massie: Why I Do Not Like The Obamas -- by a well-known black journalist
2012-12-11 ~National  NR: An Embarrassing Metric Disappears -- "How Money Walks" tax migration data
2012-11-27 ~Potpourri Video: Best Conservative Speech of 2012 (Bill Whittle) (15:30 min)
2012-10-29 ~Material  PolitiZoid: The Great Pretender (Video 1:35 min)
2012-10-25 ~National  Video: Jihad in America: The Grand Deception (70 min) -- plus IBD review
2012-10-13 ~National  FCTA: Entitlement Spending Leading to Bankruptcy
2012-05-14 ~States    Latest studies show growing pension peril
2011-12-xx ~Potpourri Book: The World Turned Upside Down: The Global Battle over God, Truth, and Power
2011-11-xx ~Potpourri The Conservative Tree House discusses Liberalism vs Conservatism
2011-05-19 ~Potpourri MIT Tech Review: Why Mobile Apps Will Soon be Dead, by Christopher Mims
2010-xx-xx ~National  Chuckhawks: M4, M16 (AR) - A National Disgrace?
2010-08-20 ~Potpourri Video: When You're Holding a Hammer, Everything Looks Like a Nail (3:09 min)
2010-01-29 ~Potpourri Cenedella: Leonardo da Vinci's Resume
2007-06-27 ~Health    Discovery Health: How can nicotine be good for me?
1995-05-30 ~Potpourri Aish.com: Moe Berg - Baseball Player and WWII Spy
1991-05-22 ~National  Muslim Brotherhood: An Explanatory Memorandum On General Strategic Goal In America
1957-xx-xx ~Potpourri Ayn Rand: "This is John Galt speaking"
1949-11-07 ~Potpourri NY Daily News: Ode to the Welfare State
1939-xx-xx ~Health    Nutrition and Physical Degeneration, the classic work of Dr. Weston A. Price
 Not Dated ~Potpourri History Lesson: Liberals vs Conservatives Joke
 Not Dated ~Potpourri Online Music Oldies, by FCTA's David Swink
 Not Dated ~Misc      Quotables, by FCTA's David Swink


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