Show Prep: Wed, July 2

Watch: Do Hobby Lobby Critics Know the Drugs at Issue?

Although caricatured as anti-contraception, already provides coverage for 16 of the 20 drugs mandated by Obamacare. Outside the Supreme Court yesterday, The Daily Signal asked supporters of the HHS mandate exactly what drugs or devices were in dispute.

Indiana: Pro-Gun Legislation Takes Effect Today | The Daily Caller

Today, July 1, Senate Bill 229 goes into effect.  As previously reported, SB 229 protects -abiding gun owners from becoming unintentional felons by allowing legally possessed firearms to be locked in a vehicle, out of plain sight, while parked on school property.  SB 229 also prohibits the use of taxpayer dollars for gun “buybacks” and removes the misguided “roaming school zone” language set to return on the books today.  Senate Bill 229 was signed into by Governor Mike Pence (R) on March 26.

10 Indiana Laws That Go Into Effect Today | News – Indiana Public Media

Below are 10 of those laws we think are important.

New laws take effect dealing with criminal code, Indiana investments | Fox 59 News –

The Department of Revenue has released that July’s gas tax will be $0.229 per gallon, calculated off of an average price of $3.269.

US Patent Office Received Zero Complaints About Redskins | The Daily Caller

With the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) recently stripping the Washington Redskins of the trademark to their logo, it looks like it might be the end for the storied franchise. But what wasn’t initially reported was that the U.S. Patent Office received exactly zero complaints about the name, The Washington Times reports.

Another federal judge tells IRS to explain itself on lost emails |

IRS attorneys will be even busier than normal next week, because another federal judge has told them to show up in court July 11 to defend the federal tax agency.

Protestors block buses carrying illegal immigrants to California | Mail Online

A crowd of 300 angry protestors forced three carrying 140 undocumented migrant children and their parents to turn around in Murrieta, California, on Tuesday after they blocked the road.

Okla. Congressman Denied Access To Child Immigrant Facility | The Daily Caller

An Oklahoma who visited an Army base being used to house illegal immigrant children now wonders what the federal government is hiding after he was to the facility.

Medical staff warned: Keep your mouths shut about illegal immigrants or face arrest | Fox News

A government-contracted security force threatened to arrest doctors and nurses if they divulged any information about the contagion threat at a refugee camp housing illegal alien children at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, sources say.

Obama rated WORST president since World War II in embarrassing new poll | Mail Online

Americans think sitting President Barack Obama is the nation’s worst leader since the last World War, according to a poll released this morning.

Report finds principal who suspended seven-year-old for making a ‘Pop Tart gun’ acted PROPERLY | Mail Online

An investigation has found that an elementary school principal in Baltimore who suspended a seven-year-old boy for chewing a Pop Tart into the shape of a gun acted properly in her decision.

Facebook under investigation for News Feed emotion experiment | Mail Online

may have broken data protection laws when it altered the news feeds of almost 700,000 users back in 2012.

Facebook Updated User Agreement After Emotion Experiment | The Daily Caller

Unfortunately for Facebook, at the time the experiment was conducted the company’s policy said nothing about research — that bit was added in four months later following a wrist slap from the Federal Trade Commission for “unfair and deceptive” user privacy practices, according to Forbes.

Republicans: EPA Rule Could Ruin Fourth Of July | The Daily Caller

While Americans get ready for the thousands of shows that will be occurring across the country this weekend, Republicans are warning that pending federal regulations could ruin displays next year.

Great Lakes Water Levels Drastically Rising Global Warming | The Daily Caller

After the International Joint Commission’s warning that the were in serious trouble and to expect lower water levels, they’ve encountered quite the surprise.