Category Archives: Government

  • Big New Over The Holiday Weekend

    Big New Over The Holiday Weekend

    Grind for January 23rd, 2019FIRST SIP:“Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake.” – Napoleon Bonaparte Trending The HeadlineTrump proposes DACA and TPA protections in exchange for border wall funding; Democrats refuseThe GrindPresident Trump on Saturday presented ...
  • New Year New Rules

    New Year New Rules

    Grind for January 17th, 2019FIRST SIP:“My ideal role would be a baddie in a James Bond film. I think the wheelchair and the computer voice would fit the part.” – Stephen Hawking Trending The HeadlineBeijing’s war on the Uighur faith continues with shocking new policyThe ...
  • The US Hits More Setbacks

    The US Hits More Setbacks

    Grind for January 15th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using his intelligence; he is just using his memory.” – Leonardo da Vinci Buzz Kill The HeadlineHow the government shutdown is affecting the beer industryThe GrindA few days ...
  • Protecting The Big Cheese

    Protecting The Big Cheese

    Grind for January 12th, 2019FIRST SIP:“In a magazine, one can get – from cover to cover – 15 to 20 different ideas about life and how to live it.” – Maya Angelou Global Politics The HeadlinePompeo visits Iraq to reassure allies following Syria announcementThe ...
  • Fallout From The Shutdown

    Fallout From The Shutdown

    Grind for January 11th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Marriage is like putting your hand into a bag of snakes in hope of pulling out an eel.” – Leonardo da Vinci Trending The HeadlineHow the shutdown is affecting Americans and the economyThe GrindIf the current government shutdown persists ...
  • Gearing Up For The Next Presidential Election

    Gearing Up For The Next Presidential Election

    Grind for January 8th, 2019FIRST SIP:“My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength.” – Michael Jordan Curious The HeadlineThousands of people want the US to give part of Minnesota to ...
  • Trying To Reopen The Government

    Trying To Reopen The Government

    Grind for January 5th, 2019FIRST SIP:“Impossible is a word to be found only in the dictionary of fools.” – Napoleon Bonaparte Not So Fast The HeadlineNew House tries to reopen governmentThe GrindUpon returning to Capitol Hill this Thursday, House Democrats immediately moved to ...
  • Federal Workers Won’t Be Happy

    Federal Workers Won’t Be Happy

    Grind for January 3rd, 2019FIRST SIP:“It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.” – Thomas Jefferson Hold Your Breath The HeadlineDemocratic Republic of Congo finally holds presidential electionThe GrindCongolese voters hit the polls ...
  • Russia Follows China’s Lead

    Russia Follows China’s Lead

    Grind for December 29th, 2018FIRST SIP:“He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.” – Leonardo da Vinci Good Idea The HeadlineTrump visits soldiers in IraqThe GrindPresident Trump and his wife on Wednesday paid a surprise visit to American soldiers stationed at the ...
  • More Politics More Problems

    More Politics More Problems

    Grind for December 27th, 2018FIRST SIP:“You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.” – Maya Angelou On Again Off Again The HeadlineTrump kicks Mattis out of White House, makes changes to Syria withdrawalThe ...