Governor Jerry Brown has issued an executive order calling for $500 a day fines for people who water their lawns or take long showers, but former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina calls the four-year-long drought plaguing California residents “a man-made disaster.”

Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has announced today that he is seeking candidacy for the 2016 presidential election. Paul, whose presidential announcement has been long-anticipated, has also announced the slogan that will define his presidential campaign: “Defeat the Washington machine. Unleash the American dream.”

As Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid prepares to retire in 2016, he leaves behind a legacy of political corruption.

Indiana Gov. Mike Pence Sunday repeatedly refused to say whether his state’s new religious freedom law would protect vendors who refuse to provide services for same-sex weddings.

Could this tempest in a teapot turn into another Ferguson, making something out of nothing in order to promote an agenda?