By Becket Adams | The Blaze
No, it’s not what you think. When Arthur Laffer (of Laffer Curve fame) says “flatten California,” he’s not talking about steamrollers. He’s talking about the Golden State’s tax rate.
“Firms, people, investments, and tax revenues are fleeing California, repelled by the most onerous antigrowth business environment in the United States,” Laffer writes in City Journal…Read the Full Story »
By Paul Conner | The Daily Caller
Under pressure from farming advocates in rural communities, and following a report by The Daily Caller, the Obama administration withdrew a proposed rule Thursday that would have applied child labor laws to family farms.
Critics complained that the regulation would have drastically changed the extent to which children could work on farms owned by family members. The U.S. Department of Labor cited public outcry as the reason for withdrawing the rule.
By Chris Lawrence | CNN
The chairman of the Joint Chiefs has ordered the entire U.S. military to remove all anti-Islamic content from its training materials.
Gen. Martin Dempsey sent a letter to the directors of military education institutions, combatant commanders and the heads of all branches of service instructing them to review all relevant training materials to make sure it does not have anti-Islamic content.