Keriann Hopkins

July 7, 2008 - 8:06 PM
My Articles
Hartford Bars Police from Asking Status of Illegal AliensCNS
Thursday, 14 August 2008 - 6:29pm
The city council of Hartford, Conn., has unanimously approved an ordinance that prohibits police and city employees from asking people about their immigration status.
U.S. Indian Health Service Lost or Had Stolen $15.8 Million in EquipmentCNS
Thursday, 14 August 2008 - 1:43pm
A federal investigation has discovered that $15.8 million dollars worth of supplies were lost or stolen within the Indian Health Service between 2004 and 2007, and the agency attempted to obstruct the investigation using misrepresentative and fabricated reports.
Americans View Media Bias As Big Problem, Poll ShowsCNS
Tuesday, 12 August 2008 - 6:29pm
A full 55 percent of likely American voters think that media bias is more of a problem than campaign contributions in the presidential race, according to a Rasmussen Reports poll released Monday.
Social Security, Medicare are Disaster for Younger Generation, Economist SaysCNS
Tuesday, 5 August 2008 - 6:44pm
The future costs of maintaining Social Security and Medicare will be a &ldquo;disaster&rdquo; for younger generations, Dr. Walter Williams, the conservative economist and syndicated columnist, told <b style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"></b> Tuesday.
Don’t Mess with Prescription Drug Program, Budget Director SaysCNS
Friday, 1 August 2008 - 6:42pm
White House Budget Director Jim Nussle doesn&rsquo;t think Democrats in Congress should tinker with Medicare Part D &ndash; the prescription drug benefit for seniors &ndash; even thought the money needed to cover projected recipients over the next 75 years is $8 trillion short.
Pelosi, Schumer Express Support for Troop Surge in AfghanistanCNS
Thursday, 31 July 2008 - 6:03pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Sen. Charles Schumer&nbsp;both say they support Sen. Barack Obama&rsquo;s call for a surge in Afghanistan, increasing troop strength there by two brigades.
Bush Pledges to Confront Chinese President about Human Rights AbusesCNS
Wednesday, 30 July 2008 - 6:10pm
Chinese activists who met privately with President Bush on Tuesday told <b style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"></b> that the president has promised to talk to Chinese President Hu Jintao &ldquo;face-to-face&rdquo; about China&rsquo;s human rights violations.
China Oil Stockpiling Won’t Lead to Widespread Hoarding, Experts SayCNS
Thursday, 24 July 2008 - 7:05pm
The Chinese government is stockpiling oil in advance of the Summer Olympics, but American experts say it is &ldquo;highly unlikely&rdquo; that the hoarding is intended to affect oil prices.
Freddie, Fannie Funded Jesse Jackson’s Pet ProjectsCNS
Tuesday, 22 July 2008 - 6:08am
Mortgage giants Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae have come under fire for making contributions to programs headed by the Rev. Jesse Jackson at a time when their own survival is at stake.
Cost of Govt. Day in 2008: July 16CNS
Thursday, 17 July 2008 - 4:22pm
July 16 was Cost of Government Day &ndash; that day of the year when average Americans finish paying off their share of federal, state, and local taxes and the cost of complying with regulations.