Daily Archives: June 4th, 2014 «


Austinite who always votes for raising taxes can’t afford to live there anymore

Posted by: ST on June 4, 2014 at 6:42 pm » 7 Comments

How much do you want to bet this person is a liberal Democrat? On a recent evening, more than 300 homeowners who are worried about their rising property tax bills filled First Unitarian Universalist Church in North Austin for a town hall meeting. If something doesn’t change, many said, they will soon be priced out […]


Brutal: NY Daily News on #Bergdahl deal — “Surrender without honor”

Posted by: Phineas on June 4, 2014 at 3:32 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Mind you, this is from one of the liberal newspapers in New York City: President Obama betrayed the highest obligation of his office — safeguarding national security — in trading five hard-core Taliban for the American serviceman who appears to have deserted in Afghanistan. The five sworn enemies of the United States […]


Bad news for #NCSEN’s Hagan: #Obamacare hurting small biz in Charlotte

Posted by: ST on June 4, 2014 at 1:12 pm » Comments Off

Local news station WCNC files this report on one small local business the monstrosity known as “Obamacare” is hurting: CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The doors open early at Fresh Salon off Providence Road in south Charlotte and when they do, the place starts buzzing. Owner Julia Vittorio dreamed of having her own salon, and for five […]


White House: Bowe #Bergdahl’s fellow soldiers are “swiftboating” him

Posted by: ST on June 4, 2014 at 10:52 am » 1 Comment

Well, I guess I can’t really say I’m surprised with how the White House has reacted to the *unconflicting* reports about how Bowe Bergdahl’s fellow soldiers have classified him as a “deserter”, but it doesn’t mean I’m not disappointed all the same — and disgusted. Wow @chucktodd reporting on @TheTodayShow WH aides telling him "we […]



Posted by: ST on June 4, 2014 at 7:27 am » Comments Off

MS Sen: Thad Cochran-Chris McDaniel barrels toward runoff


ABC News

Posted by: ST on June 4, 2014 at 7:25 am » Comments Off

NC Dems: Guilty Plea in Ex-Charlotte Mayor Corruption Case


Fox News

Posted by: ST on June 4, 2014 at 7:24 am » Comments Off

Crime: 1 in 5 inmates returns to community without supervision, report finds


Andrew McCarthy

Posted by: ST on June 4, 2014 at 7:23 am » Comments Off

Read: The Taliban Swap and ‘High Crimes and Misdemeanors’


The Hill

Posted by: ST on June 4, 2014 at 7:21 am » Comments Off

Hmm: Book: Obama told donors he might be in ‘strong position’ to amend Constitution