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We are paying attention, John Kerry

September 27, 2010

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The Left was unable to paint the Tea Party as anarchists, violent lunatics, or racists.  The feeble attempt to suggest they should really be focusing their ire at George W. Bush or the Republican Party fizzled into embarrassed silence.  Like a clumsy kid going deep into the dinnerware department to catch a Nerf football pass […]

Liberals are like a cancer eating away at your liberty

September 26, 2010

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First they came for the smokers in bars. Then the New York City Health Department banned trans fat in foods. The city then went after excess salt, required calorie counts in the menus. But now New York City is aiming to ban outdoor smoking.

Green Job Lies

September 24, 2010

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The Obama administration has insisted that their policies and subsidies have created a boom in so-called “green jobs,” with an additional 200,000 positions created in the alternative-energy or environmental industries.  How did the White House get that number?  Chuck Grassley has been demanding an explanation, and as Byron York reports, the numbers suddenly look more […]

Six months of ObamaCare: Two Minnesota insurers stop selling individual policies

September 24, 2010

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If you like your policy, you can keep your policy meets We have to pass the bill to find out what’s in it right here in Minnesota as ObamaCare hits its six-month mark. Two major insurers have decided to suspend sales of individual policies rather than run the compliance gauntlet in the health-care overhaul bill, […]

Obama leaves “by their Creator” out of Declaration of Independence quote.

September 20, 2010

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If a President wants to quote from the Declaration of Independence in order to make a point about diversity and liberty, it’s probably a good idea to write the actual language from the Declaration into the speech.  After all, most people have fairly ready access to the text, and if the President leaves something out, […]

A quick budget deficit summary (and solution)

September 8, 2010

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At this point, it would be helpful to recall how much spending Democrats have added to the annual federal budget since taking control of Congress: over a trillion dollars.  The final budget from the Republican-controlled Congress, FY2007, spent $2.77 trillion and had a deficit of just under $200 billion, even with the war included.  The […]

Shocker: Rep. Johnson lied about involvement

September 8, 2010

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Turns out she was lying about her level of involvement and knowledge.  Credit the Dallas Morning News for its determination to get to the bottom of the scandal surrounding Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) and the nepotism of her CBC scholarship awards.  After they exposed the fact that Johnson had broken the rules set out by […]