Surprise! Former Gitmo Detainees Flocking Back to Terrorism!

New statistics show 196 former Guantanamo detainees are suspected or confirmed to have returned to insurgent or terrorist activities, a report released Thursday by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence confirms. The percent of those suspected in re-engaging with militants, since statistics were last released in March, rose to 12.1 percent, — a 1.4 percent increase — while the percent of confirmed recidivists remained level at 17.9 percent. Since 2009, a total of 653 detainees Read more […]

The Five Biggest Education Issues of 2015

Education always has a front seat to American electoral politics. In fact, only the economy has consistently rated higher over the years as a big concern of the American people. Likely, the focus on education comes from being such a personal concern – as many voting age Americans have children whose education they are worried about. However, just because Americans are worried… doesn’t mean things are getting better. Case in point – the Common Core. Well, the folks over at the Daily Caller have Read more […]

Major Union Endorses Liberal “Independent” Candidate in Kansas Senate Race

The AFL-CIO is endorsing independent Senate candidate Greg Orman against Kansas Republican Sen. Pat Roberts, National Journal reported. The major national labor union hopes to give Orman a last-minute boost in his race against Roberts. While Orman is running in the conservative state as an independent who will caucus with whichever party is in the majority — which has kept him from getting some Democratic money — OpenSecrets.org reports the AFL-CIO has given $5,981,441 to liberals and Read more […]