Even though the anti-gun groups generally lost big in the mid-term elections, it only encouraged them to do more of the same, but on the local level.

The Texas GOP’s State Republican Executive Committee (SREC) approved an anti-constitutional convention resolution at their December meeting, setting back an Article V Convention of the States.

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen complained about the $346 million cut in his agency’s funding and the possible impact it would have on its services.

While Obama framed his latest decrees on U.S. relations with the brutal Communist Cuban dictatorship this week as a way to “help” the people of Cuba and serve “American interests,” he failed to mention an important detail of his life that may have played a role in the decision. More than a decade before becoming president, Obama launched his fledgling political career in the home of an unrepentant communist terrorist whose murderous organization was backed primarily by none other than the ruthless Castro regime in Havana. That terrorist, of course, was William Ayers, co-founder of the Weather Underground infamous for bombings, terror attacks, robberies, and murders across the United States.

Out-of-control government spending continues, unimpeded by Republicans who helped Democrats to pass the cromnibus spending bill.