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WH: Min. wage hike wouldn’t lead to up to 1 mil job losses like CBO predicts

Posted by: ST on February 18, 2014 at 7:00 pm » 8 Comments

Via the Washington Free Beacon: A top White House economist says that President Obama’s minimum wage increase will have “zero effect” on employment, despite a CBO report that the proposed hike would likely eliminate 500,000 jobs. “Our view is that zero is a perfectly reasonable estimate of the impact of raising the minimum wage on […]

 

Sobering: UN report finds “‘abundant evidence” of mass torture in North Korea

Posted by: ST on February 17, 2014 at 7:30 pm » 5 Comments

Via CNN: A stunning catalog of torture and the widespread abuse of even the weakest of North Koreans reveal a portrait of a brutal state “that does not have any parallel in the contemporary world,” a United Nations panel reported Monday. North Korean leaders employ murder, torture, slavery, sexual violence, mass starvation and other abuses […]

 

#NCPOL: NCDP Chair to nominate anti-Semite w/ sexual harassment issues as exec. director (UPDATED)

Posted by: ST on February 11, 2014 at 2:49 pm » 5 Comments

Hey, don’t take my word for it. Via the Raleigh News and Observer (bolded emphasis added by me): A day after ousting the executive director, the chairman of the N.C. Democratic Party appears poised to nominate former civil rights and Nation of Islam leader Benjamin Chavis to the post, a contentious pick that may not […]

 

WH pondering whether to “allow” people to keep plans another 3 years

Posted by: ST on February 7, 2014 at 11:22 am » 6 Comments

Unreal: The Obama administration is considering an extension of the president’s decision to let people keep their individual insurance policies even if they are not compliant with the health care overhaul, industry and government officials said Thursday. Avalere Health CEO Dan Mendelson said Thursday that the administration may let policyholders keep that coverage for as […]

 

#Obamacare: Los Angeles residents turned away at the doctor’s office

Posted by: Phineas on February 6, 2014 at 12:01 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas This is a story happening all across the country, and it is all due to the chaos caused by Democrats and their precious healthcare “reform:” After overcoming website glitches (1) and long waits to get Obamacare, some patients are now running into frustrating new roadblocks at the doctor’s office. A month into […]

 

Obama White House: Congress? We don’t need no stinkin’ Congress

Posted by: ST on January 27, 2014 at 10:33 am » 2 Comments

Is ObamaCo starting to take Rep. Charlie Rangel’s advice? The AP reports that the White House has “warned” Obama will go around Congress to get what he wants done whenever he can (hat tip): President Barack Obama will work with Congress where he can and circumvent lawmakers where he must, his top advisers warned Sunday […]

 

WH to launch another taxpayer-funded Ministry of Truth Division

Posted by: ST on January 25, 2014 at 10:22 am » 7 Comments

They already have at least two – the WH press office and OFA – and Politico reports that the Obama White House is preparing to launch a blatantly political Ministry of Truth Division funded by you, the taxpayer, in order to help his party with the 2014 elections … and beyond (bolded emphasis added by […]

 

Schumer calls for Obama to use IRS as weapon against Tea Party. UPDATE: Et tu, Booker?

Posted by: Phineas on January 24, 2014 at 4:00 pm » 8 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Wait, didn’t we just have a national stink over the IRS harassing conservative and libertarian groups for their political beliefs? Yet now, not at all hiding his lack of understanding of or even his disdain for the principles that underlie our political system, Senator Chuck Schumer (D-NY), in a speech at the […]

 

Yet another woman’s cancer treatment put on hold due to #Obamacare

Posted by: ST on January 21, 2014 at 10:47 am » 2 Comments

Via Fox News: A woman diagnosed with breast cancer, whose life-saving surgery has been postponed after she lost her doctors under ObamaCare, made a heartfelt plea Sunday to President Obama to amend the Affordable Care Act. In an exclusive appearance on “Fox & Friends,” Josie Gracchi, who has been diagnosed with ductal-invasive carcinoma, looked into […]

 

Maria Conchita Alonso loses acting gig after endorsing Tea Party candidate

Posted by: ST on January 19, 2014 at 10:56 am » 4 Comments

“Wait, there’s no bias against conservatives in Hollywood. Nobody loses a job over their politics, right?” Justified actor Nick Searcy sarcastically asked on Twitter after reading this story from San Francisco’s KPIX (hat tip): SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — A famed actress is facing backlash in San Francisco’s Latino community, after she voiced support for a conservative […]