13K illegals apply for Maryland driver’s licenses

    Cross-posted from The Quinton Report. The MVA says it has scheduled 13-thousand appointments between now and early February for those illegal immigrants seeking to get a Maryland driver’s license. The appointment scheduling started last November but the first appointments didn’t happen until January 2nd. Buel Young with the MVA tells WBAL Radio there were 790 or so appointments on the first day and then | Read More »

    Democrat doesn’t apologize for comments about Mexicans

    Cross-posted from The Quinton Report. I was the first outlet to report on remarks by Maryland Delegate Curt Anderson at a legislative breakfast in Baltimore City Saturday: I was amazed at how many Mexicans they have working on that school.Should be more African-American and minority contractors but still. After my initial report, The Daily Record and WMAR both reported on the remarks and credited or | Read More »

    RNC participating in the March for Life this year

    Cross-posted from The Quinton Report. Ralph Z. Hallow of The Washington Times reports on the “unprecedented” move: In an unprecedented show of opposition to abortion, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus is delaying the start of the party’s annual winter meeting so he and other committee members can join the March for Life on the National Mall, The Washington Times has learned. Mr. Preibus, a plain-spoken Greek Orthodox attorney from | Read More »

    Pro-life Democrat tells church members to enroll in Obamacare in memory of Mandela

    Cross-posted from The Quinton Report. The Baltimore Sun: All his life, he has tried to emulate the example of Nelson Mandela, the former South African president who ended apartheid and was buried Sunday. Burns dedicated his Sunday service at Rising Sun First Baptist Church to memorializing Mandela and encouraging people to sign up for health insurance under theAffordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, which Burns | Read More »


    Democrat running for Tim Scott’s Senate seat works for GreenTech Automotive

    Cross-posted from The Quinton Report. The State’s Andy Shain reports on a Friday night announcement: Rick Wade, a former Gov. Jim Hodges cabinet officer and U.S. Commerce Department advisor, said he will seek the Democratic nomination next year for the U.S. Senate held by Republican Tim Scott. “I have made the decision to run for the United States Senate,” the Democratic Lancaster native said in | Read More »

    Maryland Obamacare site has had less than 0.2% of visitors sign up

    Cross-posted from The Quinton Report. The Maryland Health Exchange has been riddled with technical glitches since enrollment began on the first day of October. As of October 7th, health officials with the exchange said more than 170,000 unique visitors had been on the website. However, only 326 have actually enrolled in a plan. I previously wrote about the technical “glitches” the site was experiencing. | Read More »


    Trent Lott apparently thinks the Senate GOP should primary Ted Cruz

    Cross-posted at The Quinton Report. David Corn ran into Trent Lott Monday and asked him about current events in Congress: “I’m of two minds,” Lott said. “I’d like to be in the arena and help work something out. But it’s gotten too nasty and too mean these days. I couldn’t work with these guys.” What do you think of how Boehner and the House Republicans | Read More »

    Admin: Common Core is “building the plane as we fly it”

    Cross-posted from The Quinton Report. As was widely reported elsewhere, Baltimore County and the state education department in Maryland held a Common Core forum where a parent was arrested for trying to get tough questions asked that were being censored by the way the forum was set up. Dr. Dallas Dance, the Baltimore County Public Schools superintendent was presiding over that meeting. (The charges were | Read More »

    “Conservative” activist attacks Ted Cruz for praying in public

    Cross-posted from The Quinton Report. This picture was taken outside the White House Thursday and includes Ted Cruz praying. David Brody (via BizPacReview) reports: No, he’s not praying that Barack Obama will overturn Obamacare and no, he’s not praying that he will occupy the presidency one day. Instead, he’s alongside Rev. Rob Schenck (from Faith and Action) and Rev. Frazier White (a Democrat and Obama | Read More »


    New book goes inside Roe v. Wade decision

    ‘ Cross-posted from The Quinton Report. As I tweeted Friday: Great to see @ClarkeForsythe‘s book is coming out. @AUL wouldn’t be what it is today without his legal scholarship. — Jeff Quinton (@JeffQuinton) September 20, 2013 Here’s an excerpt written by Forsythe via the Weekly Standard piece: The United States is an outlier when it comes to the scope of the abortion “right.” The | Read More »