List by Month: 1-2012

Marcellus Shale Comment Period Ends Today In New York

01.11.12 | Sarah Harnisch

Today marks an important milestone in the Marcellus Shale gas drilling debate in New York.  The four-month public comment period on a controversial drilling technique known as 'hydrofracking' ends today.  After reviewing about 30-thousand ...

New Test for Food Stamps In Pennsylvania

01.10.12 | Bob Price

Pennsylvanians seeking food stamps will soon have to pass an asset test that state officials say is a way to weed out fraud but welfare advocates claim does more harm than good.

Last Call for Comment on Hydro-fracking

01.10.12 | Bob Price

New York's DEC closing down the 4-month old public comment period on hydraulic fracturing tomorrow.

Iran, Pro-Choice Bill Top Discussions On Opening Day Of N.Y. Legislature

01.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

     New York lawmakers kickstarted the 2012 legislative session Monday by signing off on a bill that bars any company that invests in Iran's energy industry from doing business with the state. The measure now heads to Governor ...

South Carolina Wants The Unemployed To Volunteer

01.10.12 | Sarah Harnisch

   There's an interesting bill in the works in South Carolina, where the Senate is working on legislation that would require some people to perform volunteer service to keep getting unemployment benefits.  The measure would apply to ...

American Debt Hits A Milestone

01.09.12 | Sarah Harnisch

And it's not a good one.

U.S. Supreme Court To Hear Case On Nudity and Profanity on T.V.

01.09.12 | Sarah Harnisch

T.V. networks face a 325-thousand-dollar fine if one indecent word is dropped between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m. But that could change.

Texas Pastor And His Wife To Speak for 24 Hours From Church Rooftop

01.09.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The topic? The best way to strengthen marriages. They start tomorrow.

The "Jesus Film" Is Nearly Available In Every Known Language On Earth

01.09.12 | Sarah Harnisch

The movie has been called the most effective evangelistic tool ever invented. The film has led to 1 person choosing to follow Christ every 8 seconds-- since its inception in 1979.

Love The Bible? There's An App For That!

01.06.12 | Jeremy Miller

A New Way To Learn Biblical History