Christopher Neefus

June 1, 2009 - 8:37 PM
My Articles
Lieberman: ‘Why Does the U.S. Government do Business with Companies Doing Business with Iran?’CNS
Friday, 14 May 2010 - 5:33pm
From 2005 to 2009, the Defense Department (DOD) paid out $880 million to seven international corporations that do significant business with Iran in the oil, gas and petrochemical sectors.
L.A. Mayor: Illegal Immigration Adds to ‘Economic Might’ of Deficit-Ridden CaliforniaCNS
Thursday, 13 May 2010 - 4:29pm
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa says illegal immigration adds to the 'economic might' of California, which now faces a budget deficit of more than $18 billion.
Kerry-Lieberman Energy Bill Would Affect Over 70 Percent of U.S. EconomyCNS
Wednesday, 12 May 2010 - 6:35pm
According to an advance copy and analysis leaked by Sens. John Kerry (D-Mass.) and Joe Lieberman (I-Conn.), their newly proposed  "cap-and-trade"  bill would affect over 70 percent of the U.S. economy, but is 'not a plan to grow the government.'
Congressman Says Climate Science Should Be Simplified to ‘Sixth Grade Level’ Because Americans ‘Don’t Get’ ItCNS
Friday, 7 May 2010 - 9:33pm
Americans are growing skeptical about the threat of global warming because "they don't get" the complex information that scientists deliver, according to Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.).  
Transportation Secretary Explains 'Sea Change' He Envisions for U.S. TransportationCNS
Friday, 30 April 2010 - 6:07pm
Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said Friday that Americans are "tired" of motorized transportation and its attendant hassles, and are looking for other options such as bicycle lanes and walking paths, which the government will add to its infrastructure.
FEMA Yet to Be Deployed to Gulf Region as Oil Washes Ashore, Florida Declares EmergencyCNS
Friday, 30 April 2010 - 5:27pm
The Federal Emergency Management Administration has yet to take the lead on the Gulf Coast, where oil that is leaking at a rate of 5,000 barrels a day has begun washing ashore. 
Obama Gives Unions a 'Massive Payback' with Executive Order, Contractors Claim CNS
Thursday, 29 April 2010 - 10:17pm
Contractors say President Obama is helping unions secure billions of dollars in construction contracts on public projects – and forcing non-union employees to pay into under-funded union pension plans.
Military Is Muzzling Chaplains and Others Who Support ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ Policy on Homosexuality, Former Chaplains SayCNS
Wednesday, 28 April 2010 - 11:30pm
Retired military chaplains and lawyers gathered at the conservative Family Research Council on Wednesday to speak out against repealing the military policy on homosexuality, "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" (DADT).
Poll: Support for Repeal of Health-Care Reform Law Increases After One MonthCNS
Monday, 26 April 2010 - 5:54pm
A new national poll shows support for repealing the ObamaCare law has not abated in the month since its passage -- and has actually ticked upward.
Taxpayer Group Crowns New Congressional ‘King of Pork’, ‘Top Narcissists’ for 2010CNS
Thursday, 15 April 2010 - 7:20pm
Sens. Thad Cochran (R-Miss.), Tom Harkin (D-Iowa) and Robert Byrd (D-W.Va.) were the top award "winners" in the 2010 Congressional Pig Book Awards for big spending issued Wednesday by Citizens Against Government Waste.