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Cops Wearing Their Taxpayer-Issued Uniforms for Political Purposes Is Not Protected Speech

Cops Wearing Their Taxpayer-Issued Uniforms for Political Purposes Is Not Protected Speech

Earlier this week I was critical of members of the Fargo Police Department for showing up en masse, and in uniform, to a meeting of the Fargo City Commission at which a pay raise for the cops was being decided. Today Waylon Hedegaard, head of the North Dakota chapter of the AFL-CIO, accuses me wanting to suppress

Dilemma for Democrats: AFL-CIO Comes Out in Favor of Dakota Access Pipeline

Unfortunately, last week, the Obama administration shoved the debate over the Dakota Access Pipeline out of legal and regulatory channels and into the political arena. Just minutes after federal Judge James Boasberg (himself an Obama appointee) sided with the pipeline with a scathing rebuttal to accusations made environmental extremist group Earthjustice on behalf of the tribe, the

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