Lambright Employees’ Comments About “Ice in the Slime Machine” Display Terrible Anti-Citizen Office Culture He’s Engendered

Conroe, January 5 – Written comments of several employees from within County Attorney J.D. Lambright’s Office about The Golden Hammer’s article “Ice in the Slime Machine” (February 2, 2017) put on public display the terribly anti-citizen office culture Lambright has engendered among the County employees under his supervision. When one shakes a tree, some leaves […]

GOP senators blanch at Trump’s latest defense of Putin – Washington Post

Washington Post GOP senators blanch at Trump's latest defense of PutinWashington PostA trio of Republican senators reacted sharply Sunday to President Trump's latest apparent defense of Russian President Vladimir Putin, rejecting Trump's suggestion in an interview that America cannot claim moral superiority to Putin's Russia. Trump's …Asked About Putin, Trump Says US Isn't 'So Innocent'BloombergMcConnell: Congress […]

Battle over “sanctuary cities” in Texas suggests a larger national conflict lies ahead – Salon

Salon Battle over “sanctuary cities” in Texas suggests a larger national conflict lies aheadSalonIn his first week in office, Donald Trump signed an executive order threatening the funding of any municipality deemed a “sanctuary city,” an umbrella term for any local government that prioritizes enforcing local criminal law over using its resources …and more »

9th Circuit Court declines to quickly reinstate travel ban – Washington Post

Washington Post 9th Circuit Court declines to quickly reinstate travel banWashington PostA federal appeals court early Sunday denied an initial bid by the Trump administration to restore its controversial immigration order that had barred refugees and people from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. A judge in a …Setback for Trump: Appeals court […]

Israel takes step toward allowing export of medical marijuana – Reuters

Reuters Israel takes step toward allowing export of medical marijuanaReutersFILE PHOTO: A worker harvests cannabis plants at a medical marijuana plantation near the northern town of Nazareth, Israel May 28, 2013. REUTERS/Amir Cohen/File Photo. 1/2. left. right. FILE PHOTO: A home-grown marijuana plant is seen at an …and more »