The Ferguson Commission, a 16-member panel appointed by Missouri Governor Nixon, has asked for the decrease of the use of police force.

Jen Hobbs The Ferguson Commission was formed after the shooting of Michael Brown. It doesn’t have any power to enact anything it proposes, but it sure has some good ideas… According to the 198-page report released online today, the commission is calling for “the consolidation of police departments and municipal courts in the St. Louis area,

It’s time again to answer questions from you, my vigilant fans! Got a question for the Governor? Sound off at Ora.tv/OffTheGrid.

Off The Grid John McCarthy from Illinois asks: You have said that ending involvement in Middle East Wars is your single issue for the 2016 campaign, so why would you consider running with Trump when he is trying to sink the peace deal with Iran? Jesse Says: Related Story Jesse Ventura Says He Will Never

Governor Rick “Oops” Perry — a man who is more than just a pair of smart glasses — has dropped out of the hilariously crowded 2016 presidential race. Well, he’s calling it “suspending” his campaign, not dropping out.

Alex Logan Governor Rick “Oops” Perry — a man who is more than just a pair of smart glasses — has dropped out of the hilariously crowded 2016 presidential race. Well, he’s calling it “suspending” his campaign, not dropping out. Slate reports that the Texas governor, who refused affordable healthcare for the citizens of his

Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced Friday morning she will not seek 2016 re-election. She wants to put her focus on helping the city progress rather than her campaign.

Kanika Lal Baltimore mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake announced Friday morning that she will not seek re-election. This decision comes just as the city is preparing for the trials of six police officers charged in 25-year-old Freddie Gray’s death from a spinal cord injury while in police custody. Baltimore also recently approved a $6.4 million dollar settlement

House speaker John Boehner tells his fellow Republicans he will step down from his Ohio Congressional seat October 30th.

Kanika Lal The speaker told his fellow republicans in a private meeting Friday morning he will resign his Ohio congressional seat on October 30th. Related Story Judge Andrew Napolitano: Libertarians Have Been Hijacked! Boehner’s office said in a statement: “The speaker believes putting members through prolonged leadership turmoil would do irreparable damage to the institution.”

In the first-ever papal address, Pope Francis speaks about immigration, climate change, and family in a joint meeting of Congress Thursday morning in Washington D.C.

Kanika Lal Pope Francis speaks at a joint meeting of Congress in the first-ever papal address. Related Story Your Old Friend Abortion: Alex Logan’s Truth on the Evil A-Word Pope Francis calls on Americans Thursday morning to embrace immigrants saying in his 45-minute speech: “We must not be taken aback by their numbers, but rather

Airline apologizes for stopping Captain Haag and his wife from boarding their return flight due to the captain’s service dog. But is an apology enough?

Jen Hobbs According to ServiceDogCentral.org, there are approximately 387,000 service dogs across the United States. This would lead one to believe it is fairly common for someone with a service dog to board an aircraft and that there are airline guidelines put in place to make sure this happens smoothly. This was not the case

Three teens in southeastern Washington were charged with felonies for marijuana possession. The teens aged 14, 15 and 17 have been charged in nearby Asotin County with felonies that could net them up to five years in prison.

Off The Grid Do they have the same law for alcohol? If a kid drinks underage, is that kid then convicted of a felony? What about smoking cigarettes and using tobacco? If not, then this whole thing is hypocrisy. Maybe they’ve got the private sector running their prisons up there and they’re a little low

Pope Francis has had a lot to say about capitalism, climate change, and the horrible treatment of the poor in America. Now he is advising Congress to learn from the past and not treat todays immigrants the same as they did Native Americans.

Off The Grid Pope Francis spoke to Congress today on the importance of immigration reform. During his speech, he mentioned a group of people that almost none of the GOP candidates are addressing: American Indians. In recent centuries, millions of people came to this land to pursue their dream of building a future in freedom.