Looks like Colorado’s marijuana tax incentive for schools just set records and has collected more money in the first half of the year than all of 2014.

Off The Grid Local news outlet KOAA out Colorado are reporting that the state has hit record highs in regards to marijuana tax incentives for school construction.   KOAA reports that the first five months of 2015 alone have surpassed all of 2014.   Related Story Off The Grid: Prison Inmates May Soon Be Getting Federal Money

Sen. Bernie Sanders is pushing new legislation to raise the minimum wage for all workers to $15 an hour. The Democratic presidential candidate will introduce the minimum wage bill Wednesday. Sanders has long called for a $15 minimum wage, but this is the first bill he is introducing to do so. It’s believed to be the highest minimum wage that has ever been proposed by legislation in Congress.

Off The Grid   I’d like to see them implement a maximum wage. If you can’t live off of $100,000,000 a year, there’s something wrong with you. There’s not a person on the planet that should make more than that in one year. What could you possible spend it all on? Related Story Jesse Ventura: Bernie

Texans monitor Jade Helm military training amid fears of government plot. The two-month exercise has been described by the US military as a routine, though unusually large, training event for a variety of units that will take place on both private and public land in order “to practice core special warfare tasks, which help protect the nation against foreign enemies”.

Off The Grid One thing we have to constantly remind people is that a Republican President and Republican Congress did the majority of this lockdown that’s now happening in America. So, for those Republicans out there who think this is all Barack Obama’s doing, no. It’s the federal government. This could all be a moot

Troy Goode, 30, was a chemical engineer and married father of one from Cordova, Tennessee, who suffered from asthma.After attending a concert this past Saturday, he died while in police custody.

Off The Grid According to reports, Troy Goode, who suffered from asthma and carried an inhaler, died after allegedly being hogtied and placed facedown on a stretcher by police following a Widespread Panic concert in Mississippi. The Goode family attorney claims a witness overheard Troy telling police could not breathe.   Related Story Off The Grid: Prison Inmates

Have you heard of this story? Probably not. Big Media and U.S. law enforcement doesn’t like to talk about alleged Christian terrorists, who also happen to be white and former congressional candidates.

Off The Grid Imagine this scenario for a moment: an older, radicalized man using social media attempts to recruit motivated, like-minded individuals to help him utterly destroy an American town in order to get the attention of the American people.His plot calls for the burning down of the town’s religious institution along with its school

New York lawmakers are warning that victims of the 9/11 attacks could lose financial support as soon as next year if Congress doesn’t renew the financial aid fund.

Off The Grid The September 11th Victim Compensation Fund will expire in October 2016, according to a report by The Hill, if Congress doesn’t reauthorize it.   What’s worse?  Only a quarter of the compensation claims have reportedly been resolved to this date.   Related Story Off The Grid: Prison Inmates May Soon Be Getting Federal Money for College

ABC15 Investigators reports Officer Doug Rose of the Chandler, Arizona Police Department, illegally entered the home of Esmeralda Rossi and arrested her while she was naked.

Brigida Santos Reports claim Rossi had been in the shower when officers showed up at her home to check up on a phone call they say they received earlier regarding an argument between Rossi and her estranged husband.  “I was in the shower,” Rossi told ABC15 Investigators. “My daughter came to the shower and said there are two

The Miami Herald’s Julie K. Brown reports that a prison guard, who blew the whistle on inmate abuse at the facility he worked at, is now paying the price for doing so.

Off The Grid In a detailed report published in the Miami Herald, reporter Julie K. Brown unveils the injustice and fallout a prison guard faced after he blew the whistle on the correctional facility he was stationed at.  According to Brown,  John Pisciotta was an officer at the Charlotte Correctional Institution in Punta Gorda, Florida, for the last

Revisionist history: Senator Lindsey Graham incorrectly claimed that “all the hijackers who attacked us on 9/11 were visa overstays” during CNN interview.

Jen Hobbs First off, if you want to know the truth about the 9/11 hijackers, Senator Bob Graham — the former chair of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence who wrote the 9/11 report — is the source to go to. You can watch his Off The Grid interview here: Related Story Saudi Prince’s Deviant, Disgusting,

Last week, researchers in Israel found that cannabidiol (CBD)– an element of marijuana that does not get people high – improved the healing process in rats with broken leg bones after eight weeks.

Jen Hobbs That’s right, America, let’s keep hiding our heads in the sand. We’ve clearly stopped using our brains when it comes to treating ailments with marijuana, so why start now?  From literally a cure for cancer to healing broken bones, scientists in Israel have researched and proven the medical benefits of this plant.  For those who don’t know (because it’s not commonly

Mic.Com reports that in 47 out of 50 states, American police officers have killed at least one person so far this year. In some states, the number of officer-involved homicides dwarfs numbers from entire countries.

Brigida Santos The map below shows data compiled by collaborative organization, Mapping Police Violence, which aims to quantify the impact of police violence on communities.  Related Story Cop Punches 8 Month Pregnant Woman in the Stomach So far, there have been 605 deaths from police violence in the United States from January 1 and July 10 this year.  Last

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   Patrick Pascucci from Texas asks: It is almost impossible to convince people not to vote for democrats or republicans, how can we convince the masses to stop voting for these people? Related Story Jesse Ventura Sounds Off on Obama Rejecting the Keystone Pipeline Jesse Says: Just tell them to look at