Daily Archives: April 8th, 2013 «

 

Evening Photo: Thatcher, Reagan sit on an Oval Office patio – summer 1987

Posted by: ST on April 8, 2013 at 7:47 pm » 1 Comment

I’m still reflecting today on the passing of the Baroness Thatcher. Thought this photo was a lovely reminder of days gone by. I look at this, and wonder what they were discussing. Whatever it was, their mutual admiration was clearly visible. As seen from the Wall Street Journal piece: The Thatcher/Reagan Mutual Admiration Society, Remembered […]

 

One in the many reasons to send the United Nations packing

Posted by: Phineas on April 8, 2013 at 3:57 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas It’s corrupt from top to bottom and the only people who get punished are those who expose it: A U.N. whistleblower who was awarded a fraction of the damages he says he suffered at the hands of the United Nations urged Washington on Monday to withhold 15 percent of the U.S. contribution […]

 

The “Walker Effect”: Wisconsin PEU membership cratering?

Posted by: Phineas on April 8, 2013 at 1:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Or maybe it’s the predictable result of restoring liberty to the people and not using the force of law to extort money from them for the benefit of union bosses (1). Regardless, the reforms Governor Walker instituted and then defended against thug tactics in Wisconsin have sent the membership numbers of at […]

 

Ezra Klein

Posted by: ST on April 8, 2013 at 10:09 am » Comments Off

Change: At least 28 of Max Baucus’s former aides are now tax lobbyists

 

Ballot Box

Posted by: ST on April 8, 2013 at 10:08 am » Comments Off

Election 2016: Huffington: Hillary Clinton ‘obviously running’ in 2016

 

NY Post

Posted by: ST on April 8, 2013 at 10:08 am » Comments Off

Oh My: Weiner eye on mayor bid: sources

 

Gallup

Posted by: ST on April 8, 2013 at 10:07 am » Comments Off

Poll: Americans’ Concerns About Global Warming on the Rise

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on April 8, 2013 at 10:07 am » Comments Off

Hmm: Libertarianism goes mainstream 

 

Gone but not forgotten: Iron Lady Margaret Thatcher passes away at 87

Posted by: ST on April 8, 2013 at 9:56 am » 5 Comments

Sad news this morning from Britain: Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, an outspoken woman known to many as “The Iron Lady,” has died at 87 after suffering a stroke. “It is with great sadness that Mark and Carol Thatcher announced that their mother Baroness Thatcher died peacefully following a stroke this morning,” Thatcher spokesperson […]