Commish to Schools: Viewing president’s speech on education should be voluntary

Next Tuesday, September 8, 2009, at noon Eastern time President Obama will make a major speech directly to school children around the country on both CSPAN and other dedicated education channels. While the proclaimed goal – keeping kids in school and focused on education – seems laudable, the Christian Science Monitor’s blog reports that conservative…

BIPPS defends liberty on Kentucky Tonight

(LEXINGTON, Ky.) – Should government force restaurant and bar owners to ban smoking in their privately owned establishments? Should Frankfort’s politicians be allowed to trample on local communities’ smoking policies? Should constitutional principles be surrendered to satisfy the insatiable appetite of health nannies for more government control of our lives? These questions will be debated…