Articles Written By: Reid Wilson

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Appeals court upholds MD assault weapons ban

The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a Maryland law that bans assault weapons, a major test of new gun control measures passed in the wake of the deadly massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn....

New wave of anti-evolution bills hit states

New legislation introduced in a handful of states would allow alternatives to the theory of evolution to be taught in classrooms, the latest wave of measures backed by religious conservatives targeting broadly accepted sc...

Union membership hits new low

Fewer American workers belong to labor unions than at any time since the government began tracking membership, according to a new report released Thursday.The Bureau of Labor Statistics said just 10.7 percent of Am...

Food stamp junk food ban advances in Ark.

A new proposal making headway in the Arkansas House of Representatives could make the state the first in the nation to prohibit food stamp recipients from purchasing unhealthy food on the government's dime.The legi...
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