Today’s Water Cooler lineup of off the beaten path online stories are: House Democrats ‘deem’ faux $1.1 trillion budget ‘as passed’, After Senate Committee hearings, pro-lifers say reject pro-abortion Elena Kagan,Oakland braces for possible riots as verdict approaches.
- Human Events: House Democrats ‘deem’ faux $1.1 trillion budget ‘as passed’
Last night, as part of a procedural vote on the emergency war supplemental bill, House Democrats attached a document that “deemed as passed” a non-existent $1.12 trillion budget. The execution of the “deeming” document allows Democrats to start spending money for Fiscal Year 2011 without the pesky constraints of a budget.
- Life News: After Senate Committee hearings, pro-lifers say reject pro-abortion Elena Kagan
Now that the Senate Judiciary Committee hearings on the nomination of pro-abortion Supreme Court selection Elena Kagan have concluded, pro-life organizations say the panel should reject Kagan’s nomination. They say she has been exposed as a hardcore pro-abortion activist.
- CNN: Oakland braces for possible riots as verdict approaches
Police are bracing for riots in Oakland, California as a verdict nears in a racially-charged murder trial of a white former police officer accused of killing an unarmed black man.