Josiah Ryan

July 7, 2008 - 8:06 PM
My Articles
GOP Should Remove ‘Traditional Marriage’ Plank from Party Platform, Whitman Says CNS
Friday, 17 April 2009 - 6:44pm
The government should have no say about marriage, and the plank in the Republican Party platform that calls for preserving marriage between a man and a woman should be scrapped, former New Jersey Gov. Christine Todd Whitman (R) told
Obama Should Not Send Troops to Protect U.S. - Mexico Border, Says Former CongressmanCNS
Thursday, 16 April 2009 - 7:21pm
President Barack Obama should not consider sending the U.S. military to the border with Mexico to help halt spillover violence from drug cartels, former Rep. Jim Kolbe (R-Ariz.) told
Tax Day Protests Could Be ‘Saving Moment Of Our Republic,’ Keyes SaysCNS
Wednesday, 15 April 2009 - 5:17pm
The grassroots mobilization of the Tax Day Tea Party protests could be the 'saving moment of our republic,' former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and presidential candidate Alan Keyes told in an exclusive interview on Wednesday.
This Year's Spending Bills Include More Than 10,000 Earmarks Costing in Excess of $19 BillionCNS
Tuesday, 14 April 2009 - 9:04pm
The federal spending bills for fiscal 2009 include more than 10,000 earmarks costing taxpayers more than $19 billion, according to the Citizens Against Government Waste.
Green Stimulus Money Costs More Jobs Than It Creates, Study ShowsCNS
Friday, 10 April 2009 - 3:51pm
Every "green job" created with government money in Spain in recent years came at the cost of 2.2 regular jobs, says a new study, which draws parallels with the green jobs programs of the Obama administration.
GOP Lawmakers Criticize Black Caucus Members' Praise of Cuba’s Communist RegimeCNS
Thursday, 9 April 2009 - 7:09pm
Republican lawmakers criticized members of the liberal Congressional Black Caucus for meeting with Cuban dictators Raul and Fidel Castro during a junket to Cuba last week, and for failing to condemn the totalitarian regime's human rights violations.
Democrat Congressman: Illegal Aliens Have 'Nothing to Fear' By Participating in Census CNS
Wednesday, 8 April 2009 - 5:26pm
Arlington County in Northern Virginia will try to maximize its  population number in the 2010 Census by counting illegal immigrants in order to capture some of the $300 billion in federal funds distributed to local governments each year based on census numbers.
1,050 Officers Sign Letter Urging Obama to Uphold Law Barring Homosexuals from MilitaryCNS
Tuesday, 7 April 2009 - 7:20pm
A letter signed by 1,050 retired military officers, including 47 four-star leaders, requests that a 1993 law banning homosexuals from serving in the U.S. armed services be retained.
Obama’s Afghanistan Strategy is Indecisive, Says Vice Chair of Senate Intel Committee CNS
Friday, 3 April 2009 - 7:01pm
President Barack Obama is demonstrating indecisiveness in his strategy for the war in Afghanistan, said Sen. Christopher "Kit" Bond (R-Mo.), vice chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, in a speech at the United States Institute of Peace (USIP) on Friday.
Lawmakers Concerned That Illegal Immigrants Counted in Census Will Shape Congressional DistrictsCNS
Friday, 3 April 2009 - 10:26am
Congressional Republicans who spoke with on Thursday expressed concern that illegal immigrants who will be counted in the 2010 census could distort the apportionment of congressional districts.