Look at that Stanford University T-shirt your niece is wearing. Do you know its history? Not the shirt’s manufacture or the university’s reputation, but the history of its founder, Leland Stanford. Robber Baron Leland and his wife, Jane, founded Stanford University. He was a New York transpl…

Last week, Congressman Juan Vargas, the Democrat voters elected a few years ago to succeed Bob Filner, made public his decision to demand Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell allow the Upper Chamber to vote on a bill that presumably aims to help prevent gun violence and save lives. 

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