July, 2011

Redistricting Panel Got Earful About Draft Maps

Friday, July 29th, 2011

NASA Exposed Global Warming Hoax

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

Just as NASA was gaining some steam on blowing the cover off of the global warming hoax using real science, President Barrack Obama threw a monkey wrench into the space program. A new study published by the science journal Remote Sensing highlights NASA satellite data which shows that the atmosph...

New Charges Slam Redistricting Commish

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

It has turned into the Commission that Couldn't Redistrict Right. New accusations charge that the California Citizens Redistricting Commission isn’t the non-partisan, citizen-run organization as has been promoted statewide. Earlier CalWatchDog.com news stories revealed two commissioners ...

Goodwin Liu Mangles the Constitution

Thursday, July 28th, 2011
Goodwin Liu Mangles the Constitution

Gov. Jerry Brown's Tuesday appointment of Goodwin Liu to the California Supreme Court will continue the state's lurch to the Left. Liu clearly believes in a highly activist judiciary for which the U.S. Constitution and the California Constitution are as malleable as Silly Putty. He think our tra...

Now for Something Really Stupid

Thursday, July 28th, 2011

John Seiler: Except for those getting the cash, just about every analyst of the California High-Speed Rail Authority says it's a boondoggle. Dan Walters summed it up: It's rare for any human endeavor to achieve perfection, but California's High-Speed Rail Authority has done it – albeit in rev...

Calif. Can Lead Commercial Space Age

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

JULY 27, 2011 The completion of the Space Shuttle’s 135th and final mission reminded many of us here in the Golden State that Edwards Air Force Base in Southern California was the shuttle’s primary landing site in its first decade of operation. In the shuttle program’s second and third decad...

Liu choice confirms what we know

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

Steven Greenhut: Gov. Jerry Brown is still reliving the 1970s, and as such has appointed Goodwin Liu to the California Supreme Court, someone whose radicalism falls neatly in line with Brown's previous picks, most notably Justice Rose Bird. The Wall Street Journal has a good piece on this today. Liu...

'Mary Kay Tax' Mugs Small Businesses

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

JULY 27, 2011 By KATY GRIMES Call it the Mary Kay Tax. It hits small businesses -- such as Mary Kay and Avon distributors -- with heavy administrative costs, while bringing a pittance to the state treasury. It's a tax program the Legislature passed in 2009 to help balance the budget. Then it was ...

Jerry Appoints Radical to Top Court

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

John Seiler: Those working for the independence of South California will find more ammunition in Gov. Jerry Brown's pick for the state Supreme Court, Goodwin Liu. The appointee is a radical left-wing professor at U.C. Berkeley (where else?). Republicans themselves have a lot to answer for in their...

Will Breivik Keep CA Death Penalty Alive?

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

JULY 27, 2011 By WAYNE LUSVARDI Norwegian mass-murderer Anders Behring Breivik poses  a challenge to the proposed ballot initiative to end the California death penalty, regardless of the cost of executions. The initiative didn’t emerge on moral grounds from liberal religious or civil rights or...