local government

UK Labour Local Government Boss Ordered Police to Arrest Blogger

West Midlands Police have told the leader of a Labour-controlled town council to stop wasting police time after he repeatedly instructed them to arrest a political blogger and threatened to escalate the matter to the home secretary if they didn’t comply with his wishes. 

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Fracking Approved in Britain For First Time Since 2011

AFP – A shale gas fracking project won approval in Britain for the first time since 2011 on Monday as councillors in Yorkshire gave the go-ahead to a plan slammed by greens and locals. After listening to arguments for and

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Op-Ed: If You Can’t Fight City Hall, Make Your Own

The old expression “you can’t fight city hall” seems more relevant than ever, with cities all over the state and country imposing massive new regulatory schemes that threaten both our liberty and pocketbooks.

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