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Stories by Larry Lease

Lawrence Lease is a conservative commentator taking aim at all aspects of governmental domestic and foreign policy. Lease previously served as a volunteer with the human-rights organization International Justice Mission in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Follow Lease on Twitter, Facebook, and soon Blog Talk Radio.

New DOL overtime rules detrimental to small businesses

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2016 — The U.S. Department Labor (DOL) has changed the overtime rules for much of the American workplace, likely hurting millions of small businesses and their workers. Briefly stated, the new rules require overtime pay for employees working over 40 hours per week, including a substantial number of salaried workers. According to ...

NCIS: Looking back on Season 13, ahead to Season 14

WASHINGTON, May 19, 2016 – NCIS (Naval Criminal Investigative Service), CBS long running investigative series has closed a thirteenth season with more than its fair share of ups and downs. The show, a spin off of the popular JAG series, has won critical acclaim, winning  ___ awards, and attracting some of television’s greatest talents in addition ...

QUIZ: How well do you know NCIS Agent Tony DiNozzo?

WASHINGTON, May 17, 2016 — NCIS fans groaned with dismay earlier this year when they learned that Michael Weatherly–aka, Very Special Agent Tony DiNozzo–had decided to make the 2015-2016 season of this long-running, enduringly popular CBS series “NCIS” his last? Tonight marks Weatherly’s–and DiNozzo’s–final NCIS episode, though some hope for an occasional future encore. Think ...