The Justice Is Not For Sale Act would ban government contracts with private prisons, forcing local and state government responsible over state and local correctional facilities.

Off The Grid Bernie Sanders has just announced the next big issue he plans on taking on: private prisons. Sanders introduced a bill called the Justice is Not For Sale Act, which would ban government contracts with private prisons. “Study after study after study has shown private prisons are not cheaper, they are not safer,

Lawmakers have ordered a briefing with those involved with the Marine Corps study that claimed all-male units outperform units including women.

Kanika Lal A recent Marine Corps study stating all-male combat units perform better than combats including women, has sparked debate and a lawmaker briefing. Related Story Jesse Ventura Says He Will Never Use This Term This news comes just as the Pentagon is preparing to open all combat jobs to women. Representative Susan Davis said

Florida recreational marijuana advocates are on the move to get an initiative on the 2016 ballot that would give residents the chance to vote on legalizing pot and regulating the drug like alcohol. The Florida Cannabis Act would allow anyone over age 21 to purchase and possess up to an ounce of marijuana.

Off The Grid It’s all part of the domino effect that is happening with marijuana. More and more states are going to be legalizing it because they see the positives far outweighs the negatives. People are starting to understand that it’s a wonderful plant, specifically for medical purposes. They see the money that it can bring

Jeb Bush’s new tax plan would cut individual income taxes for almost all Americans. Although, more than half the dollar value of the tax cuts would go to 1 percent of the population — the richest 1 percent.

Off The Grid What do you expect to get from a pig but a grunt? Just look at where his donations come from. It is a case of bribery, but they just call it campaign contributions. Whoever gives them their big campaign contributions, gets to eat at the trough. This is a classic example of

The legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado has sparked an avalanche of positive outcomes. The numbers prove that it is good for both the state and the people, although some believe that it is two steps forward, one step back.

Off The Grid The legalization of Marijuana has been widely successful proving to have both economic and social benefits as advocates have been suggesting for years. People in the business say that, although they are doing well, there are regulations and setbacks which are keeping them from reaching their full potential. A prime example of

And another one bites the dust! The Grand Old Party once again thins the herd as Governor Scott Walker drops out of the race for most presidential candidates of all time.

Alex Logan According to the New York Times, “The short answer is money. He’s made a decision not to limp into Iowa.” A huge disappointment, I know, as we all wanted to see what other insanely asinine ideas he could come up with between now and Iowa. But don’t fret, readers, we still have Huckabee,

For the first time among U.S. Food Processors, CEO of Peanut Corp. is convicted of knowingly selling tainted peanut butter, reportedly killing nine from a salmonella outbreak.

Kanika Lal A former CEO of Peanut Corporation of America will face 28 years in prison for his role in a salmonella outbreak, which reportedly killed nine Americans and sickened hundreds in 2008 to 2009. Stewart Parnell, ex-owner of Peanut Corp, appeared in a Georgia federal court with his brother and a former manager of

Jeff Smisek stepped down as United Airlines’ chief executive last week amid a federal corruption probe. Bloomberg estimates he will walk away with $28.6 million, more than double his pay last year, which reached $12.8 million.

Off The Grid Here’s evidence that crime pays! It’s outrageous. This is the core of what is wrong with the United States of America today. It’s your classic example of a violation of what we should have which is a maximum wage. This guy is getting more money than he deserves, and more perks. He gets