Melanie Hunter-Omar

July 7, 2008 - 7:06 PM
My Articles
TV Violence against Women More Graphic, Frequent than Ever Before, PTC SaysCNS
Wednesday, 28 October 2009 - 4:04pm
Violence against women on television is being shown with increasing frequency, more graphically and in ways never before seen in TV history, according to a report by a television watchdog group.
GOP Leaders to Block Health Nominees Unless HHS Lifts Medicare Gag OrderCNS
Thursday, 24 September 2009 - 3:56pm
Senate Republican leaders are threatening to block the nominations of President Barack Obama's health nominees until the Health and Human Services Department drops its "gag order" on private health care companies that prevents them from communicating with senior citizens about the health care reform bill.
Obama May Delay Report on Closing Guantanamo Until Congress Is Out of Session to Avoid Publicity and Scrutiny, Hoekstra Warns CNS
Tuesday, 21 July 2009 - 11:41am
The top Republican on the House Intelligence Committee is warning that the Obama administration is postponing a meeting with the committee and the release of its six-month report on the decision close Guantanamo Bay prison camp until August when people are not paying close attention to the issue.
Pro-Life Group Disputes Sotomayor’s View that Roe v. Wade Is ‘Settled Law’CNS
Tuesday, 14 July 2009 - 4:17pm
Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor told the Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday that she considered Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court case that legalized abortion, to be "settled law."
Mikulski Refuses to Add Language to Health Care Bill to Ban Funding of AbortionCNS
Monday, 13 July 2009 - 3:42pm
During the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee hearing last week, Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Md.) refused Sen. Orrin Hatch’s (R-Utah) request that she add language to the health care reform bill that would ban the funding of abortion.
African-Americans Fear Climate Change Bill Will Hurt Economy, Households, Poll ShowsCNS
Wednesday, 24 June 2009 - 2:34pm
A new survey shows most African-Americans are against the Waxman-Markey climate change bill, which includes a cap-and-trade program aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions, because of its potential impact on the economy and African-American households.
Explaining Rejection of Free-Market Ad for Obama Primetime Special, ABC Says It Has Rejected Advocacy Ads 'Forever'CNS
Wednesday, 17 June 2009 - 3:26pm
A spokesperson for ABC News said Wednesday that an alternative health care ad submitted for airing during the network's upcoming primetime special, "Prescription for America," was rejected because the network does not accept "advocacy advertising."
Comparing Abortionist’s Murder to MLK's Assassination ‘Offensive Beyond Belief,’ Dr. King’s Niece SaysCNS
Tuesday, 9 June 2009 - 2:05pm
The niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., on Tuesday condemned the remarks of late-term abortionist LeRoy Carhart in comparing the recent murder of abortionist George Tiller to King's assassination.
Alan Keyes Arrested While Protesting University of Notre Dame’s Obama InvitationCNS
Friday, 8 May 2009 - 2:29pm
Conservative political activist and former presidential candidate Dr. Alan Keyes was arrested on Friday along with 21 other pro-lifers while protesting the University of Notre Dame's decision to give President Obama an honorary law degree despite his support for abortion.
WHO Caves on 'Swine Flu' Name Two Days After Saying It Wouldn'tCNS
Thursday, 30 April 2009 - 3:47pm
One day after saying they were planning to stick with the name "swine flu," the World Health Organization said Thursday it would stop using the term to avoid the suggestion that pork products are unsafe.