Leader's Blog

Leader's Blog

A Dry Ditch is Not a ‘Navigable Waterway’

A Dry Ditch is Not a ‘Navigable Waterway’

The new rule proposed by the EPA is so vague and broad that it can designate almost any water, flowing or standing, as under federal jurisdiction. Rivers, lakes, washes, puddles, and ponds could all…

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The House’s September Agenda

For years, President Obama has tried to use Washington bureaucracy to fix America’s problems. He made a lot of promises – like a functioning and inexpensive health-care system, a successful…

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Obamacare Continues to Harm the Job Market

While hardworking Americans are being squeezed all around, the President’s signature health care law isn’t just causing harm to the health insurance market. Obamacare is hurting the job market in…

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Labor Day

Labor Day

I would like to give a special thanks to all the small-business owners and workers, emergency personnel, and everyone else whose jobs don’t ever take a day off.

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Thank You to Our Service Academy Students

Thank You to Our Service Academy Students

Every year, a few dedicated students from Kern County and across the country head to service academies in order to prepare for careers in the armed forces. Even at this young age, these students are…

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