Obama Issues New Executive Actions on Background Checks for Gun Purchases

President Obama has released two new executive actions on background checks for gun purchases. The actions were posted on WhiteHouse.gov Friday afternoon and according to the Department of Justice and Health and Human Services, will make it easier for states to submit mental health information to the federal background check system known as the National Instant Criminal Background Check System or NICS. “Today, the Administration is announcing two new executive actions that will help strengthen Read more […]

Obama DOJ Working to Make Anti-Muslim Speech Illegal & Punishable

Bill Killian, a US attorney, claims that anti-Muslim speech violates Muslim’s Constitutional rights. Therefore, he argues, it should be illegal and punishable by law. Killian said, “We need to educate people about Muslims and their civil rights, and as long as we’re here, they’re going to be protected.” At this time, Obama’s DOJ is working to determine what, exactly, is considered illegal speech against Muslims. Guidelines and specific laws are expected to come soon. Currently, Read more […]

Feds Shut Down ‘Amber Alerts’ While Keeping Michelle-O’s ‘Let’s Move’ Program Alive

Amber Alerts are put out by the Department of Justice, and alert the public when a child is abducted or goes missing. This way, people around the country can be on the lookout for missing children. It is a very important federal program, but the Obama administration has stopped the alerts due to the partial government shutdown. It is unfortunate that Obama has chosen to shut down the Amber Alert program — one can’t help but think there are political motivations behind the decision to shut Read more […]