Post Tagged with: "state legislatures"

January 18, 2013 05:51

Fleeing Liberal Utopia – Failed State of California a Vision of Obama’s America

Long term Democrat/progressive/socialist control has brought California to bankruptcy. Unions unholy alliance with Democrats, environmental wackos, and acclaimed victimhood of every group has brought the utopian state of California to ruin. Higher costs, higher taxes, ever increasing tyranny of regulations and thought police have made the state dysfunctional. The first to flee were businesses. Now people are seeing the results of their welfare state.

January 13, 2011 09:50

New Year’s Resolutions for State Legislators

Sixteen ideas to push in your state legislatures. “The price of freedom is eternal vigilance”. – Thomas Jefferson

November 8, 2010 05:35

Time to Tackle Right to Work

… there is one reform that stout-hearted Republicans running those five rust belt states should definitely do: pass right to work laws. The Taft-Hartley Act allows each state the option of enacting right to work laws, which allow workers to not join a labor union as a condition of employment.

July 13, 2010 07:03

GOP poised to grab control at state levels

A record number of state legislatures could change party control this year, with Democrats at risk of losing their majorities in more than 20 state chambers, according to a comprehensive analysis.

March 5, 2010 09:21

The GOP Targets State Legislatures

by Karl Rove
He who controls redistricting can control Congress.
Next year, legislatures in the 44 states with more than one congressional seat will adjust their districts’ boundaries to account for changes in population.

Some 18 state legislatures could have an additional task. As many as 10 states will have to combine districts as they lose House seats. Eight states are expected to gain at least one seat each.