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Tough Love

I know a lot of people are giddy at the prospect of Republicans taking the Senate this November, but that’s becoming less and less likely. It’s not because Democrats are rallying around a particular mission or set of candidates; it’s … Continue reading

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Election Time’s a Comin’

“There’s a certain level of vehemence, it seems to me, that’s directed at me [and] directed at the president,” Holder told ABC last month, per the Hill. “You know, people talking about taking their country back. . . . There’s … Continue reading

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Vision Problems

Liberals are always going on about how they are more “sensitive” to the concerns of “the poor”…yet… May 20 marks the 1,245th straight day that the national average for a gallon of regular gasoline costs more than $3 a gallon, … Continue reading

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So This is How Liberty Dies…

“We will admit dramatically more people than we ever have in our country’s history at a time when unemployment is high and the Congressional Budget Office has told us that average wages will go down for 12 years, that gross … Continue reading

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A Specimen

So by one Vote the Senate finally passes a budget after over 1,400 days largely because 1 person, a democrat, “missed” :) the vote. The Murray budget contains $975 billion in spending cuts, including $275 billion in new cuts to … Continue reading

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Planned Dependence

Fiscal Cliff Update: According to the Congressional Budget Office, the last-minute fiscal cliff deal reached by congressional leaders and President Barack Obama cuts only $15 billion in spending while increasing tax revenues by $620 billion—a 41:1 ratio of tax increases … Continue reading

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The Future’s So Bright…

NASA astronaut and “the first mother to fly in space” Dr. Anna Fisher took a veiled shot at President Obamaand his space policies Tuesday during an interview with a local anchor at Dulles International Airport where Discovery was making its … Continue reading

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The Stakes Are Raised

Who cares if we don’t have a budget — let’s spend more! President Obama has decided to raise the debt ceiling once more, and forget about needing Congressional approval. Thanks to the agreement reached in August, it’s still going up. … Continue reading

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Lying is Complicated

Last week, the DOJ took the rare step of formally withdrawing a letter it sent to Congress in February that falsely claimed the program being executed by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives did not allow guns to … Continue reading

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It’s All Politics Folks!

The Obama campaign sent out an email today asking supporters to urge Congress to at least vote on the president’s jobs bill almost immediately after Democratic majority leader Harry Reid blocked a vote on the bill in the Senate. On the … Continue reading

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Round Two: The Enemy of The Good

The Republican have passed yet another debt ceiling bill. The Democrats hate it already. They’ve voted it down already. I bet they didn’t even read it…:) It’s not THEIR Bill. Remember, to compromise with a liberal YOU must give in … Continue reading

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Good Grief…

“We have now run out of time,” a visibly angry Obama declared at a hastily arranged press conference in the White House briefing room. This from the guy who utter the following: “If the American people looked at this, theyd … Continue reading

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Game Time

Two days after scolding Congress that;s he’s here and that they need to get their job done, he went on Vacation AGAIN. His message was clear: A crisis is upon us, so we don’t have time to play games.  Get … Continue reading

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Me

It’s all about me. Screw you. That’s what we have now. Thomas Sowell: The biggest myth about labor unions is that unions are for the workers. Unions are for unions, just as corporations are for corporations and politicians are for … Continue reading

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Whine & Cheese Monday

I have been in a news blackout for the weekend. My annual trek to Gallifrey One, the largest “Doctor Who” convention on this continent. A record breaking 2,100 people showed to share their love and appreciation of the world’s longest … Continue reading

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Class Warfare Breaks Out

For the last couple of days there has been near riotous mob of angry people protesting the  government. They have signs saying the guy in charge is a dictator. The compare him to Hitler. The call him Satan. He’s evil … Continue reading

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Queen Pelosi and Her Empire Strikes Back

Queen of Her own Empire, Nancy Pelosi (does she realize she was repudiated on Nov 2?- in short, NO!): “We will continue discussions with the President and our Democratic and Republican colleagues in the days ahead to improve the proposal … Continue reading

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Blind Man’s Bluff

Well, the Republicans, and some Democrats called the President and the Far Left’s bluff yesterday, voting down the Raise the Taxes on the rich so their base of the loonie left get that message. But, of course that wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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It’s all Chicken Crap!

Speaker-Designate John Boehner yesterday when the Liberal Democrats pulled a petullant and childish partisan political stunt had it right. “I’m trying to catch my breath so I don’t refer to this maneuver going on today as chicken crap, all right?” … Continue reading

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Sign of the Times

Uber Progressive Leftist Alan Colmes on Megyn Kelly’s America Live yesterday discussing the 1/1/11 Tax Increases and Congress in general in getting things done implicitly said that 1-party rule (meaning Democrats) is the only way Washington can function anymore. “But … Continue reading

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