New ads feature Gov. Rick Perry (R) telling Marylanders how terrible their state is and encourage them to relocate their businesses to Texas. But while his office says "no state tax dollars" are going to the campaign, Texas taxpayers are fronting much of the costs through local tax revenues.
The Barrett M82 sniper rifle, and its newer cousin the M107, fire immense six inch bullets and are capable of killing a man standing nearly a mile and a half from the shooter. It was designed to take out military jets and helicopters -- and can be just as effective against police helicopters. And, thanks to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R), it is still legal in his state.