Daily Update

Finally, a governor -- North Carolina's Republican Gov. Pat McCrory -- with backbone!  The state was facing a Monday deadline set by the administration to respond to its demand that North Carolina either scrap the "bathroom" law or face legal action and risk losing federal funds.
McCrory refused, and instead filed suit.

Really, Mayor de Blasio?  You can't be serious when you say that US racism is responsible for Puerto Rico's financial woes.  Then again, knowing how you worship the progressive agenda and disdain the free-market system, you really do think racism is the reason that Puerto Rico freely spends money it does not have.  

Mayor de Blasio asked for donations, while lobbyists had business before the city.

With all the pressure the Mayor is under, he is testing new lines of defense.

Are you a "fat-cat"?  If so, Democrats are selling national convention access

Michael Goodwin had a scathing column -- Meet the Democratic Liars Club -- in yesterday's New York Post.

Heather McDonald writes in her new book what the war on cops does to America's poor.  It is noteworthy that Heather Mac Donald toiled away early on in her career at liberal enclaves, but through her street-level reporting on social services and the police, her worldview shifted away from liberal-progressive to conservative.

Bill Hammond explains the importance of not having four men in a room to decide the budget.  Read what he has discovered in this year's budget.  We can only hope that there is only one of these examples, but, that may be too optimistic.  As the NY Post editorial notes, To disinfect Albany, you’ve got to start with sunlight.

Breaking News: Court rebukes President Obama again!