The Internal Revenue Service continues to extend its already vast overreach, this time by agreeing to monitor church sermons as part of an agreement the government made on July 17 with the aggressively atheistic Freedom From Religion Foundation.
The editorial board of the New York Times, which generally favors the imposition of "liberal" or "progressive" reforms at the national level, has come out in favor of states' rights on the legalization of marijuana.
Unnamed White House officials told reporters on July 24 that the Obama administration is considering granting refugee status to minors and young adults from Honduras. The plan, which is still under consideration, would involve screening the youths in Honduras to determine whether they qualify to enter the United States as refugees or on emergency humanitarian grounds.
Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) called the cops to say she was threatened by Gun Owners of America (GOA) Executive Director Larry Pratt after he said that gun rights aren't really about personal defense, they are about protection from tyrannical government — obviously meaning her and her colleagues.