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EPA goes from Environmental Protection Agency to Extremist Political Agenda

Commentary by Marita Noon

During the week of July 28, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) held hearings in four cities: Atlanta, Denver, Pittsburgh, and Washington. DC. The two-day sessions were-- Continue reading

2007: a great year for growing bad legislation like the ethanol mandate

Commentary by Marita Noon

President Obama, and his administration, has enacted so many foolish and cost-increasing energy policies, it is easy to think that they are his purview alone. But in 2007, Re-- Continue reading

Australia shoots down climate lobby's scare mongering

Commentary by Marita Noon

Thursday, July 17 was a big news day. The world was shocked to learn that a Russian-made missile shot down a Malaysian Airlines jet with 298 on board as it flew over Ukraine-- Continue reading

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Board of Directors Protests the Closure of Gila Regional Home Health and Hospice

The Board of Directors of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Silver City is protesting the closure of Gila Regional Home Health and Hospice, without public notice or the opportunity for public c-- Continue reading

Supreme Court to Obama Administration: You cannot rewrite laws to achieve your political agenda

Commentary by Marita Noon

Supreme Court to Obama Administration: You cannot rewrite laws to achieve your political agenda
Now that the dust has settled on the Supreme Court's 2014 session, we can look-- Continue reading

County Raises Gross Receipts Tax—An Alleged Surprise to Some Residents


Editorial by Mary Alice Murphy

The ordinance was not a surprise to this reporter.

I guess the first lesson in whether you knew about this issue or not is whether you pay attention to the local news in the local news outlets, print or online, all of which reported and/or posted a notice and agenda of the upcoming meeting.

Yes, I knew about the plan to raise gross receipts tax. I attend the Grant County Commission work sessions and regular sessions, with only a few missed throughout the year. And I try to catch up on those. Last month, the commissioners approved a notice of intent to pass the 3/8 gross receipts tax.

-- Continue reading

Facts Are Necessary in Border Humanitarian Crisis

By Congressman Steve Pearce, (NM-02)

Washington, DC (July 11, 2014) For the past few months, our nation has been shocked by the tens of thousands of Central American women and children flooding across-- Continue reading

More taxpayer dollars for green energy?

Commentary by Marita Noon

There is an intentional tension in Washington. Our founding fathers planned that opposing views would balance each other out—a push-pull takes place. Spend. Don't spend.

This-- Continue reading

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