Terence P. Jeffrey Articles http://cnsnews.com/source/72763/feed en The 35.4 Percent: 109,631,000 on Welfare http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/354-percent-109631000-welfare <div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/food-stamps-10" title="food stamps"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/aaa2_1020.jpg" width="220" height="162" title="food stamps" alt="food stamps" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">(AP File Photo)</p></div> <p>109,631,000 Americans lived in households that received benefits from one or more federally funded "means-tested programs" — also known as welfare — as of the fourth quarter of 2012, <a href="http://www.census.gov/programs-surveys/si</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/welfare.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=16600">welfare.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/354-percent-109631000-welfare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> benefits Commentary Obama presidency takers vs. producers welfare Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:35:22 +0000 sjones 826392 at http://cnsnews.com Gov’t Spending Per Household Exceeded Median Household Income 3 Straight Years http://cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/gov-t-spending-household-exceeded-median-household-income-3-straight <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Terence P. Jeffrey </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/gov-t-spending-household-exceeded-median-household-income-3-straight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Census Bureau government spending median income OMB National Thu, 14 Aug 2014 08:16:48 +0000 sjones 824635 at http://cnsnews.com America's Question: Cut or Crash? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/americas-question-cut-or-crash <p>On the last day of July, with a Republican-controlled House of Representatives serving as co-pilot, President Barack Obama flew the United States past a dubious fiscal landmark on our way toward what increasingly looks like a crash landing.<br /><br />That day, the federal debt hit $17,687,136,723,410.59 — an increase of roughly $7 trillion since Obama took office on Jan. 20, 2009.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/aaa3_1161.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=62616">aaa3.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/americas-question-cut-or-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> coming fiscal doom Commentary Congress debt deficit Obama welfare state Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:53:37 +0000 sjones 824271 at http://cnsnews.com The American Left vs. God-Given Rights http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/american-left-vs-god-given-rights <p>In his opinion declaring Virginia's marriage law unconstitutional, Judge Henry Floyd of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit summarized what he perceived to be the basic disagreement between the opponents and proponents of the law.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/aaa1_1024.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=138345">aaa1.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/american-left-vs-god-given-rights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American left arbitrary power Commentary God-given rights Wed, 06 Aug 2014 08:31:55 +0000 sjones 822062 at http://cnsnews.com Same-Sex Marriage vs. Motherhood http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/same-sex-marriage-vs-motherhood <p>The movement demanding legal recognition for same-sex marriage has made a radical and profoundly uncharitable assumption.</p> <p>It is this: Adult homosexuals need and have a greater right to same-sex marriage than babies have to their mothers.</p> <p>You cannot simultaneously claim babies have a right to their mothers and two men have a right to marry each other.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/baby-hands.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=34173">baby-hands.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/same-sex-marriage-vs-motherhood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> child's interests Commentary culture warp gay motherhood same-sex marriage Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:44:38 +0000 sjones 819801 at http://cnsnews.com Will John Roberts Decide a 'State' Is Not a 'State'? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/will-john-roberts-decide-state-not-state <p>The Supreme Court may soon need to decide whether the federal government can be considered a "state" in our federal republic in the same sense that Iowa, Wyoming and Wisconsin are states.<br /><br />On the face of it, this question may seem absurd. In fact, given any level of reflection, it is absurd. The federal government is not one of the states.<br /></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/john-roberts.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=24476">john-roberts.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/will-john-roberts-decide-state-not-state" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary federal government Obamacare subsidies states Supreme Court Wed, 23 Jul 2014 08:47:10 +0000 sjones 817589 at http://cnsnews.com Legalized, Not Prosecuted: Illegal Alien Who Stole Identity of Dead SSI-Collecting Baby Son http://cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/legalized-not-prosecuted-illegal-alien-who-stole-identity-dead-ssi <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Terence P. Jeffrey </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="alignright" style="width: 220px;"><a href="/image/ssi" title="ssi"><img src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/Social-Security-Card.jpg" width="220" height="124" title="ssi" alt="ssi" /></a></div>(CNSNews.com) - The U.S. government not only failed to prosecute an illegal alien who stole the identity of his dead baby son—who had collected SSI before he died—but granted the father legal status to work in the United States.</p> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/legalized-not-prosecuted-illegal-alien-who-stole-identity-dead-ssi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> fraud illegal alien immigration misuse of children’s Social Security Numbers SSN theft National Fri, 18 Jul 2014 08:14:38 +0000 sjones 816180 at http://cnsnews.com Uncle Sam's Unfenced Swimming Pool http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/uncle-sams-unfenced-swimming-pool <p>Sam, the wealthiest man in his neighborhood, lives in a big beautiful house with a massive backyard punctuated by a large, deep swimming pool.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/guatemala.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=44340">guatemala.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/uncle-sams-unfenced-swimming-pool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary death at the border Guatemalan boy dies illegal immigration willful negligence Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:30:29 +0000 sjones 815308 at http://cnsnews.com Cheers! Number of U.S. Breweries Up 118% Since Great Recession http://cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/cheers-number-us-breweries-118-great-recession <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Terence P. Jeffrey </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/beers-bar" title="Beers on bar"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/BEER-AP%20PHOTO-TERRY%20KOLE-CROP.jpg" width="220" height="188" title="Beers on bar" alt="Beers on bar" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">(AP Photo/Terry Kole)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/cheers-number-us-breweries-118-great-recession" target="_blank">read more</a></p> beer breweries U.S. Census National Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:25:08 +0000 terry 815030 at http://cnsnews.com ‘I,’ ‘Me,’ ‘My’—Obama Uses First Person Singular 199 Times in Speech Vowing Unilateral Action http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/terence-p-jeffrey/i-me-my-obama-uses-first-person-singular-199-times-speech-vowing <p>Not counting instances when he quoted a letter from a citizen or cited dialogue from a movie, President Barack Obama used the first person singular--including the pronouns "I" and "me" and the adjective "my"--199 times in a speech he delivered Thursday vowing to use unilateral executive action to achieve his policy goals that Congress would not enact through the normal, constitutional legislati</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/OBAMA-AUSTIN-AP PHOTO-JACQUELYN MARTIN.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=27480">OBAMA-AUSTIN-AP PHOTO-JACQUELYN MARTIN.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/obama-i-and-me">Obama I and Me</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/mrctv-blog/terence-p-jeffrey/i-me-my-obama-uses-first-person-singular-199-times-speech-vowing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> first person singular Gettysburg MRCTV Blog Obama Sat, 12 Jul 2014 00:56:17 +0000 terry 814054 at http://cnsnews.com Pat Buchanan's Campaign Chronicle of the 1960s http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/pat-buchanans-campaign-chronicle-1960s <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/imagefield_default_images/default_blog_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=9593">default_blog.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/pat-buchanans-campaign-chronicle-1960s" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 1960s campaign chronicle Commentary Nixon era Pat Buchanan Wed, 09 Jul 2014 09:17:47 +0000 sjones 812846 at http://cnsnews.com The Hobbled Hobby Lobby Decision http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/hobbled-hobby-lobby-decision <p>Looked at from a distance, it may seem as if the Supreme Court struck a mighty blow in defense of religious liberty in the case of Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, which it decided this week.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/HOBBY LOBBY-AP CROPPED.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=139228">HOBBY LOBBY-AP CROPPED.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/hobbled-hobby-lobby-decision" target="_blank">read more</a></p> abortion Alito's ruling Commentary Hobby Lobby religious freedom Wed, 02 Jul 2014 08:42:13 +0000 sjones 810781 at http://cnsnews.com No Intervention in Iraqi Civil War Without Congressional Authorization http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/no-intervention-iraqi-civil-war-without-congressional-authorization <p></p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/db161683004b40a0be658d28c1393ef6.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=23124">db161683004b40a0be658d28c1393ef6.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/no-intervention-iraqi-civil-war-without-congressional-authorization" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American intervention Commentary congressional authorization foreign policy Iraqi civil war Wed, 18 Jun 2014 08:19:39 +0000 sjones 805678 at http://cnsnews.com Did Al-Qaida Win the Iraq War? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/did-al-qaida-win-iraq-war <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/isil-fighters-raaqa-syria-march-2013-ap-photo" title="ISIL fighters in Raaqa, Syria, in March 2013. (AP Photo)"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/ISIL%20FIGHTERS%20IN%20RAQAA%20SYRIA-AP%20PHOTO-CROPPED.jpg" width="220" height="175" title="ISIL fighters in Raaqa, Syria, in March 2013. (AP Photo)" alt="ISIL fighters in Raaqa, Syria, in March 2013. (AP Photo)" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">ISIL fighters in Raaqa, Syria, in March 2013. (AP Photo)</p></div>A dozen years ago, Congress authorized President George W.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/ISIL FIGHTERS IN RAQAA SYRIA-AP PHOTO.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=76860">ISIL FIGHTERS IN RAQAA SYRIA-AP PHOTO.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/did-al-qaida-win-iraq-war" target="_blank">read more</a></p> al-qaida Commentary Iraq War Mosul Wed, 11 Jun 2014 08:57:29 +0000 sjones 803165 at http://cnsnews.com Will Obama Save Meriam Ibrahim and Her Babies? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/will-obama-save-meriam-ibrahim-and-her-babies <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/meriam-thetimesmay30-crop_0.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=146803">meriam-thetimesmay30-crop.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/will-obama-save-meriam-ibrahim-and-her-babies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American citizen asylum Commentary Meriam Ibrahim Sudan Wed, 04 Jun 2014 09:48:35 +0000 sjones 800634 at http://cnsnews.com Egypt's Hard Lesson in Liberty http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/egypts-hard-lesson-liberty <p>Five years ago, President Barack Obama traveled to Egypt — then still governed by the pro-American, secularist authoritarian Hosni Mubarak — to explain how he believed this Earth could at last become a paradise.</p> <p>"The people of the world can live together in peace," Obama said at Cairo University. "We know that is God's vision. Now that must be our work here on Earth."</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/aaa3_1135.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=1851804">aaa3.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/egypts-hard-lesson-liberty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Egypt election liberty Morsi political power Wed, 28 May 2014 08:25:10 +0000 sjones 798294 at http://cnsnews.com HHS Confirmation Hearings: 49,000 Words, Zero on Abortion-Drug Mandate http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/hhs-confirmation-hearings-49000-words-zero-abortion-drug-mandate <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/aaa1_989.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=147687">aaa1.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/hhs-confirmation-hearings-49000-words-zero-abortion-drug-mandate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> abortion coverage Burwell Commentary HHS individual mandate moral cowardice Wed, 21 May 2014 09:05:39 +0000 sjones 796070 at http://cnsnews.com DC Schools: $29,349 Per Pupil, 83% Not Proficient in Reading http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/dc-schools-29349-pupil-83-not-proficient-reading <div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/classroom-8" title="Classroom"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/CLASSROOM-AP%20PHOTO-CROP_0.jpg" width="220" height="186" title="Classroom" alt="Classroom" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">(AP Photo)</p></div> <p>The public schools in Washington, D.C., spent $29,349 per pupil in the 2010-2011 school year, according to the latest data from National Center for Education Statistics, but in 2013 fully 83 percent of the eighth graders in these schools were</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/classroom.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=24823">classroom.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/dc-schools-29349-pupil-83-not-proficient-reading" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary D.C. schools failing schools NAEP reading and math tests uneducated children Wed, 14 May 2014 08:25:24 +0000 sjones 793561 at http://cnsnews.com Government Will Control You Before It Controls Climate http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/government-will-control-you-it-controls-climate <p>Ultimately, it will not matter if people in government cynically promote the theory that human activity is destroying the global climate as a means of taking control of your life, or if they take control of your life because they sincerely believe human activity is destroying the global climate.</p> <p>Either way, government will control your life.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/aaa2_1246.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=13568">aaa2.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/government-will-control-you-it-controls-climate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> bogus crisis climate change Commentary freedom government control Obama Wed, 07 May 2014 09:24:08 +0000 sjones 791243 at http://cnsnews.com 92,594,000: Americans Not in Labor Force Hits All-Time Record; Participation Rate Matches 36-Year Low http://cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/92594000-americans-not-labor-force-hits-all-time-record-participation <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Terence P. Jeffrey </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/barack-obama-and-jobs" title="Barack Obama and Jobs"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/BARACK%20OBAMA-JOBS%20PLAN-AP%20PHOTO-CROP.jpg" width="220" height="158" title="Barack Obama and Jobs" alt="Barack Obama and Jobs" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">(AP Photo)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/92594000-americans-not-labor-force-hits-all-time-record-participation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> labor force labor force participation rate National Fri, 02 May 2014 12:43:23 +0000 terry 789749 at http://cnsnews.com Did Illegals Misusing SSNs Earn More on Average Than U.S. Women? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/did-illegals-misusing-ssns-earn-more-average-us-women <p>If you simultaneously accept estimates published by the Census Bureau and the Chief Actuary of Social Security, then illegal aliens who misused Social Security numbers to work illegally in the United States in 2010 earned more on average than American women did.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/aaa3_1120.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=85281">aaa3.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/did-illegals-misusing-ssns-earn-more-average-us-women" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary illegal aliens illegal workers Social Security numbers women's wages Wed, 30 Apr 2014 08:37:21 +0000 sjones 788815 at http://cnsnews.com In Richest U.S. Community, 31 Percent Work for Government http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/richest-us-community-31-percent-work-government <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/northern-virginia-skyline" title="Northern Virginia Skyline"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/WASHINGTON-NORTHERN%20VIRGINIA-AP-CROPPED.jpg" width="220" height="179" title="Northern Virginia Skyline" alt="Northern Virginia Skyline" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">(AP Photo)</p></div></p> <p>Those who live in this nation's richest county and those who live in its poorest have an important thing in common: a disproportionate dependence on government.</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/aaa1_955.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=69392">aaa1.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/richest-us-community-31-percent-work-government" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Dependence on Government Falls Church richest and poorest communities Wed, 23 Apr 2014 08:19:11 +0000 sjones 786287 at http://cnsnews.com 86M Full-Time Private-Sector Workers Sustain 148M Benefit Takers http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/86m-full-time-private-sector-workers-sustain-148m-benefit-takers <div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/federal-workers-t-shirt" title="Federal worker's t-shirt"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/FEDERAL%20WORKER-AP%20PHOTO_0.jpg" width="220" height="147" title="Federal worker's t-shirt" alt="Federal worker's t-shirt" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)</p></div> <p>Buried deep <a href="https://www.census.gov/hhes/www/cpstables/032013/perinc/pinc07_000.htm">on the website</a> of the U.S.</p><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/FEDERAL WORKER-AP PHOTO.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=93687">FEDERAL WORKER-AP PHOTO.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/86m-full-time-private-sector-workers-sustain-148m-benefit-takers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> broken America Commentary full time workers parasites welfare state Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:04:06 +0000 sjones 784112 at http://cnsnews.com Will Government Try to Force Doctors to Act Against Their Consciences? http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/will-government-try-force-doctors-act-against-their-consciences <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/livermore-valley" title="Livermore Valley"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/LIVERMORE%20VALLEY-CALIFORNIA-PHOTO-CROP.jpg" width="220" height="179" title="Livermore Valley" alt="Livermore Valley" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Livermore Valley, California. (Livermore Chamber of Commerce)</p></div></p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/aaa3_1107.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=28098">aaa3.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/will-government-try-force-doctors-act-against-their-consciences" target="_blank">read more</a></p> American medicine Commentary hospital Nation's health care system Obamacare physicians Wed, 09 Apr 2014 08:44:46 +0000 sjones 781896 at http://cnsnews.com Official Policy: Male Federal Workers Can Use Women's Restrooms, Locker Rooms http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/official-policy-male-federal-workers-can-use-womens-restrooms-locker <p> <div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/restroom" title="Restroom"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/ASSOCIATED%20PRESS-RESTROOMS-CROPPED.jpg" width="220" height="137" title="Restroom" alt="Restroom" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">(AP Photo)</p></div>When an expectant mother visits her doctor for an ultrasound, the doctor invariably asks: Do you want to know the sex of your child?</p> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://cnsnews.com/sites/all/modules/contrib/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://cnsnews.com/sites/default/files/images/transgender-bathroom_1.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=33273">transgender-bathroom.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://cnsnews.com/commentary/terence-p-jeffrey/official-policy-male-federal-workers-can-use-womens-restrooms-locker" target="_blank">read more</a></p> anatomy Commentary locker rooms OPM guidance restrooms transgender Wed, 02 Apr 2014 08:32:35 +0000 sjones 779454 at http://cnsnews.com