"Marijuana in its natural form is one of the safest therapeutically active substances known to man. By any measure of rational analysis marijuana can be safely used within a supervised routine of medical care. ... It would be unreasonable, arbitrary and capricious for DEA to continue to stand between those sufferers and the benefits of this substance in light of the evidence in this record."
13th October, 2016 | 0 Comments
Congress Hopes to Avoid Presidential Veto & Government Shutdown
The House Rules Committee yesterday made 25 amendments to the House WRDA bill, H.R. 5303, for floor debate this week out of more than 100 proposals. Not on the list was one from Rep. Dan Kildee (D-Mich.) to provide $220 million for Flint and other cities struggling with lead contamination.
28th September, 2016 | 0 Comments
The 2016 Election Cycle is proving to be one of the most interesting in recent memory. Ranging from races that are contested to those that are actually contentious, the ballot is full of candidates vying both for open and occupied seats.
21st July, 2016 | 0 Comments
A pair of June 30, 2016 decisions by the Department of Justice are serving as twin kicks to the pineal gland and the pocketbook for those who make their living as songwriters.
21st July, 2016 | 0 Comments
A Meditation on Bernie Sanders & Presidential Politics
I’ve had it, at least with this topic - guess I’m just tired, sick of it all, and more than a little disgusted. Friends and non-friends alike have voiced real concern and even fear over all this but I choose to not live in fear. I will not be moving to Mexico or even Canada in the foreseeable future.
10th June, 2016 | 0 Comments
New Few Schedule Necessitated for Television & Cathode Ray Tube Computer Monitors
Area residents will have more opportunities than ever this summer to safely dispose of their troublesome household wastes, including paint, household chemicals and electronics. Mid Michigan Waste Authority’s problem waste program has expanded to include 5-6 drop-off days per month.
02nd June, 2016 | 0 Comments
Conflicting Signals Being Sent by Governor?
A district court judge in Otsego County ruled that the Michigan State Police cannot detain a MMMA patient during a traffic stop to “verify” the patient has the lawful amount of medical marijuana.
13th May, 2016 | 0 Comments
As if Gerrymandering, Super Delegates, and Electoral Colleges Weren't Enough...
At what point do we start questioning the democracy of the elections in our country?
24th March, 2016 | 0 Comments
Demystifying the Donald Demand
Certainly I would be the first to admit, Mr Trump is something new in politics. The first politician seemingly impervious to attack ads. There isn't an ad that can be produced that is worse than some of the things already coming out of his mouth. So what is the allure?
24th March, 2016 | 29 Comments
A Review Position Paper
As we embark upon a new year – and more importantly, an important Presidential election year – and as the Review enters its 37th year of publishing, I feel it incumbent to articulate a renewed Position Paper of sorts designed not only to re-define and renew what I perceive to be the Editorial Mission of this publication; but also address a growing concern with journalistic media on all levels of the national spectrum.
14th January, 2016 | 0 Comments