29 April 2010

In the News...

Because you probably haven't heard (since the major news outlets aren't reporting it)...

Big Government.com reports:
Puerto Rican Statehood Today!
by James M. Simpson
Apparently there is to be a vote later today on a bill regarding Puerto Rican statehood. They are calling it “non-binding” but it is not non-binding! It is a trap. The bill makes eventual Puerto Rican statehood a virtual certainty. This is despite the fact that statehood has been voted down repeatedly. The Puerto Rican people don’t want it!
Read the full article here.
An interesting note. As of the writing of this post, a search of major news websites CNN.com and MSNBC.com and NPR finds absolutely no mention of this. FoxNews.com, on the contrary, has it posted as the leading story on their homepage. So for those of you who disagree with my choice of Fox News as a "trusted news source" this would be why I label them as such.

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