07.29.2015 in Economy, Featured by NetRight Daily 2

Civil asset forfeiture: It’s not just for drug dealers anymore

By Rick Manning Question: When is an American guilty until proven innocent? Answer: When law enforcement confiscates property that is allegedly involved in or acquired through illegal means without benefit of ever having convicted the owner of a crime. The fruits of this process known as civil asset forfeiture often show up at auctions where promises are made that you […]

07.29.2015 in Featured, Politics by NetRight Daily 5

FOIA reveals unions assisted Labor Dept. with absurd regulations

By Richard McCarty For decades, companions who sit with the elderly and infirm have been exempt from overtime and the minimum wage under the Fair Labor Standards Act. In 2013, Obama’s Department of Labor issued new regulations determining which companions would continue to be exempt from the minimum wage and overtime. These new regulations exceeded what Congress had intended when […]

07.28.2015 in Featured, Politics by NetRight Daily 13

Ex-Im Bank not dead yet

By Robert Romano All they had to do was nothing. To get rid of the Export-Import Bank of the United States, that is. Members of Congress needed to only let its charter expire on June 30, and then just let it stay expired. June 30 came and went. So far, so good. But, then on Sunday, July 26, in a […]

Cartoon: Urso Skrued

07.27.2015 in Economy, Featured by NetRight Daily 29

Trump means business

By Robert Romano Unless you have been living under a rock, you have probably noticed that Donald Trump is running for president as a Republican on an aggressive platform against illegal immigration. After his announcement — in which he said Mexico was sending criminals, rapists, and drug dealers to the U.S. — being declared a “disaster” by mainstream media outlets, […]

07.27.2015 in Featured, Politics by NetRight Daily 13

A time to kill (government spending)

By Rick Manning Appropriations time in Congress makes most people’s eyes roll to the back of their heads. But for those seeking  to rein in President Obama, it is like Christmas time with the opportunity to target cuts directly at all parts of Obama’s agenda. Unfortunately, Harry Reid plays the unreformed Grinch in Congress as he has stopped all Senate […]

07.24.2015 in Featured, Politics by NetRight Daily 33

Republicans fight back against HUD rule to redraw your neighborhood

By Robert Romano In July 2015, the Obama administration via the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) finalized a rule that will force local communities to build evenly distributed neighborhoods based on income and race. In 2012, HUD dispersed about $3.8 billion of these grants to almost 1,200 municipalities. To continue receiving those grants, zoning plans will now need federal approval that […]

Mexico’s energy reform is rolling, albeit with training wheels

By Marita Noon Understanding the connection between energy and economic growth, Mexico’s President Enrique Peña Nieto set out to reform his country’s energy policy and invite outside intelligence and investment to boost slumping oil output. In late 2013, he succeeded in getting the constitution amended to allow private and foreign companies to explore and produce oil and gas in Mexico—for […]

07.23.2015 in Featured, Politics by NetRight Daily 27

Trumpmania may scare establishment into fighting for limited government

By Rick Manning July is supposed to be a relatively quiet time in Washington, D.C., but alas not this year. Trumpmania has struck the Capitol, but not the good kind. Political operatives and pundits are running around town like their hair is on fire trying to get in front of each other attacking the real estate magnate. What they apparently […]

Cartoon: Angel of Death

By A.F. Branco Click here for a higher resolution.

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