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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 15: Tighe Barry of CodePink (2nd L), along with other demonstrators, protest outside Federal Communications Commission (FCC) as the commission is about to meet to receive public comment on proposed open Internet notice of proposed rulemaking and spectrum auctions May 15, 2014 at the FCC headquarters in Washington, DC. The FCC has voted in favor of a proposal to reform net neutrality and could allow Internet service providers to charge for faster and higher-quality service. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 15: Tighe Barry of CodePink (2nd L), along with other demonstrators, protest outside Federal Communications Commission (FCC) as the commission is about to meet to receive public comment on proposed open Internet notice of proposed rulemaking and spectrum auctions May 15, 2014 at the FCC headquarters in Washington, DC. The FCC has voted in favor of a proposal to reform net neutrality and could allow Internet service providers to charge for faster and higher-quality service. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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What Does the Federal Communication Commission Do?

KMMS and KPRK broadcasts are licensed and regulated by the FCC (Federal Communications Commission). What does “regulation” mean?

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LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 08: Freedom of speech campaigners demonstrate in Parliament Square on October 8, 2013 in London, England. The rally coincides with members of Parliament debating the Transparency of Lobbying, Non-party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill, ahead of a key vote on tomorrow. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 08: Freedom of speech campaigners demonstrate in Parliament Square on October 8, 2013 in London, England. The rally coincides with members of Parliament debating the Transparency of Lobbying, Non-party Campaigning and Trade Union Administration Bill, ahead of a key vote on tomorrow. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
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Do We Really Have Freedom of Speech?

The first amendment spells out government’s role or rather lack of role when it comes to our most basic freedom, the freedom to express ourselves.

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It’s A Small World After All

You never know why people’s paths cross. This young student has a thirst for other cultures. His goal is to travel the world and learn more about it

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LONDON - JULY 27: A woman looks at a casino website on July 27, 2004 in London. Internet gambling websites should introduce age-verification checks to prevent children from betting online, NCH (a children's charity) urged on Tuesday. The call by NCH came after it found that a 16-year-old girl was able to register with 30 gambling sites after lying about her age. (Photo iillustration by Graeme Robertson/Getty Images).
LONDON - JULY 27: A woman looks at a casino website on July 27, 2004 in London. Internet gambling websites should introduce age-verification checks to prevent children from betting online, NCH (a children's charity) urged on Tuesday. The call by NCH came after it found that a 16-year-old girl was able to register with 30 gambling sites after lying about her age. (Photo iillustration by Graeme Robertson/Getty Images).
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IRS and Gambling

Billions of dollars change hands each year that are never reported to the IRS. In-house office pools, and bars, have wagering on almost every sporting event.

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The Seattle Space Needle is viewed during dusk with Mt. Rainier in the background May 30, 2000 in Seattle, WA. (Photo by Dan Callister/Newsmakers) (Getty Images)
The Seattle Space Needle is viewed during dusk with Mt. Rainier in the background May 30, 2000 in Seattle, WA. (Photo by Dan Callister/Newsmakers) (Getty Images)
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Seattle Passes $15 Minimum Wage

For a 30 hour worker that would mean a yearly salary of $23,400 or $31,200 for a 40 hour worker. Nowhere near a “living wage” in a city like Seattle.

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SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - MARCH 12: A bank employee counts U.S. dollars banknotes at the headquarters of the Korea Exchange Bank March 12, 2003 in Seoul, South Korea. The dollar began stronger against the won amid a bleak economic outlook and the growing concerns over the North Korean nuclear crisis, closing at 1,245 won per dollar, up 15.10 won. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - MARCH 12: A bank employee counts U.S. dollars banknotes at the headquarters of the Korea Exchange Bank March 12, 2003 in Seoul, South Korea. The dollar began stronger against the won amid a bleak economic outlook and the growing concerns over the North Korean nuclear crisis, closing at 1,245 won per dollar, up 15.10 won. (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)
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Can We Really Go “Paperless?”

Can we really operate efficiently with everything stored in some computer file? Shouldn’t there be some kind of “hard copy” somewhere?

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WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 1: An Activists pickets during a protest near the US Treasury Department October 1, 2004 in Washington, DC. Activists, organized by the Jubilee USA Network, protested for 100% debt cancellation for impoverished nations which the G-7 Finance Ministers who where discussing. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON - OCTOBER 1: An Activists pickets during a protest near the US Treasury Department October 1, 2004 in Washington, DC. Activists, organized by the Jubilee USA Network, protested for 100% debt cancellation for impoverished nations which the G-7 Finance Ministers who where discussing. (Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images)
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Is America’s Spending Out Of Whack?

Everyone seems to look to government to solve the problem of lack of jobs. It’s like expecting the fox to bring back the chickens.

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ISLA VISTA , CA - MAY 24: Bullet holes are seen in the window of the IV Deli Mart, one of several crime scenes on May 24, 2014 in Isla Vista, California.
 (Photo by Spencer Weiner/Getty Images)
ISLA VISTA , CA - MAY 24: Bullet holes are seen in the window of the IV Deli Mart, one of several crime scenes on May 24, 2014 in Isla Vista, California. (Photo by Spencer Weiner/Getty Images)
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Murder in Santa Barbara

Six people are dead in a Santa Barbara, California killing spree. Three killed with a gun and three more with a knife.

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(Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)
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Memorial Day 2014

Amazing, as it might seem, no one seems to know when the first national Memorial Day occurred.

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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 15: U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and Veterans Affairs Undersecretary for Health Robert Petzel are sworn in before testifying to the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face to get medical care May 15, 2014 in Washington, DC. The American Legion called Monday for the resignation of Shinseki amid reports by former and current VA employees that up to 40 patients may have died because of delayed treatment at an agency hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 15: U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and Veterans Affairs Undersecretary for Health Robert Petzel are sworn in before testifying to the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face to get medical care May 15, 2014 in Washington, DC. The American Legion called Monday for the resignation of Shinseki amid reports by former and current VA employees that up to 40 patients may have died because of delayed treatment at an agency hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Tom’s Opinion: Veterans Administration Healthcare In Montana

When a veteran makes an appointment with a VA hospital or local clinic the VA requires that veteran to be seen within a 14-30 day window.

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