A group of citizens in Orcutt, California, has been raising money to erect a flagpole and monument to the U.S. armed forces on a state right of way between a highway and a park-and-ride parking lot. But the state Department of Transportation is fighting the effort. Officials say they fear that if they allow the U.S. flag to fly on property they control they will have to allow all other types of flags.
Let people join with the like-minded to reject officials and laws that don’t suit them and to construct systems that do.
The mom got the kid back, but not the car.
The president's final batch of clemency actions includes commutations for dozens of nonviolent drug offenders.