Melanie Hunter-Omar

July 7, 2008 - 8:06 PM
My Articles
Veterans Group Vows to Rebuild Mojave Desert CrossCNS
Tuesday, 11 May 2010 - 4:49pm
The Veterans of Foreign Wars has vowed to rebuild a 7-foot high cross-shaped memorial to the nation's veterans which was stolen by vandals over the weekend.
Court Rules National Day of Prayer UnconstitutionalCNS
Thursday, 15 April 2010 - 3:22pm
A federal district court in Wisconsin ruled on Thursday that the National Day of Prayer is unconstitutional, a decision that has angered a constitutional law firm that filed an amicus brief defending the National Day of Prayer.
64 Percent of Voters Give Congress Low Marks, Poll FindsCNS
Monday, 22 March 2010 - 2:56pm
One day after the House passed the Senate health care bill, a new survey was released Monday showing only 11 percent of voters approve of Congress' performance.
Obama Evokes His Dying Mother in Health Care Reform PushCNS
Wednesday, 17 March 2010 - 5:16pm
In an email message to supporters, President Barack Obama used his dying mother's experience with insurance companies as an example of why lawmakers should pass the health care reform plan in Congress.
Durbin Implies Obama Not ‘Telling the Truth’ about Health Care PremiumsCNS
Wednesday, 10 March 2010 - 3:33pm
Senate Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) on Wednesday contradicted President Barack Obama on whether the health care reform bill will lead to a decrease in health care premiums.
Obama’s Aid for Middle Class Would Double Child Care Tax CreditCNS
Monday, 25 January 2010 - 2:01pm
President Obama announced a plan Monday to help the middle class that would double the child care tax credit for families earning under $85,000, among other things.
Republicans Call for Massachusetts Special Senate Election Results to Be Certified ‘Without Delay’CNS
Wednesday, 20 January 2010 - 6:35pm
Four Republican congressmen have written to Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts William Galvin, calling on him to certify the results of Tuesday's special Senate election "without delay or political games" so that Sen.-elect Scott Brown can be sworn in.
Vitter, Inhofe Ask NASA Inspector General to Probe Possible Obstruction of FOIA Requests Seeking Climate Change RecordsCNS
Friday, 4 December 2009 - 5:55pm
Two ranking Republicans are calling on the inspector general of NASA to investigate the agency's "apparent obstruction of Freedom of Information Act requests."
Inhofe Asks Boxer to Investigate Possible Scientific ‘Conspiracy’ in ‘Climategate’CNS
Tuesday, 1 December 2009 - 6:50pm
Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.), ranking member of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, is calling on Chairman Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) to conduct hearings on a possible conspiracy between some of the world's most prominent climatologists to, among other things, manipulate data on so-called global warming.
43 Democrats Will Vote against Health Care Bill Unless Taxpayer-Funded Abortion Language Is Removed, Group SaysCNS
Friday, 30 October 2009 - 12:34pm
More than 40 House members have agreed to vote against the health care reform bill if language is included that allows taxpayer-funded abortion, a pro-life group said Thursday.