Bobby Jindal announces entry into 2016 presidential race

KENNER, La. — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, a one-time rising star in the Republican Party now struggling to become one again, announced Wednesday that he is running for president in 2016. Jindal made his entry into the race on Twitter, ahead of a planned formal announcement in this New Orleans suburb at about 5 p.m. Eastern time.   Read full story...

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Thomas Sowell: Supreme Court Disasters Erode Freedom

Many people are looking at the recent Supreme Court decisions about ObamaCare and same-sex marriage in terms of whether they think these are good or bad policies. That is certainly a legitimate concern, for both those who favor those policies and those who oppose them. But there is a deeper and more long-lasting impact of these decisions that raises the question whether we are still living in America, where “we the people” are supposed to decide what kind of society we want, not have our betters impose their notions on us. The Constitution of the U.S. says that the...

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Pastor Rob McCoy was sworn-in last night

The Thousand Oaks City Council chamber was packed to capacity Tuesday with family members and supporters, who cheered and applauded after Rob McCoy was sworn in as T.O.’s newest council member. McCoy, a senior pastor at Godspeak Calvary Chapel, will serve the remaining 18-month term of Jacqui Irwin, who’s now serving in the California Assembly. “For those wondering how I’m going to legislate from this seat, I want to share with the citizens of Thousand Oaks that I’m a blank slate, in the sense that I’m here to listen to the citizens to the best of my ability and...

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Blessed be the tie that binds: My return to Charleston

“The one concern of the devil is to keep the saints from praying. He fears nothing from prayerless studies, prayerless work or prayerless religion. He laughs at our toil, mocks at our wisdom, but trembles when we pray.” Samuel Chadwick “With all prayer and petition pray at all times in the Spirit, and with this in view, be on the alert with all perseverance and petition for all the saints.” Ephesians 6:18 Saturday, June 20, 2015 I was invited to take part in a prayer service in Charleston, SC. It was led by the pastors of the city in...

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Marco Rubio is running for President

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) announced Monday he’s running for president in 2016. “I have heard some suggest that I should step aside and wait my turn, but I cannot. Because I believe our very identity as an exceptional nation is at stake, and I can make a difference as president,” Rubio said at a rally in Miami, according to his prepared remarks. Rubio took a hit at former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (D), who announced her presidential campaign on Sunday, in his remarks. “Just yesterday, a leader from yesterday began a campaign for president by promising to take...

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