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What happens when you write a book critical of the Clintons

Posted by: ST on July 23, 2014 at 9:34 am » 1 Comment

The Politico has published a piece written by Weekly Standard’s Daniel  Harper detailing some of the (predictable) attacks the Clinton machine waged against him in response to his writing of a book critical to both Hillary and Bill Clinton: When I started to write Clinton, Inc: The Audacious Rebuilding of a Political Machine, I knew the reaction […]

 

Las Vegas Review-Journal: Reid is “the da Vinci of distraction”

Posted by: ST on July 14, 2014 at 11:43 am » 3 Comments

A perfect description of the despicable Senate Majority Leader from one of his hometown newspapers (hat tip): Harry Reid is the da Vinci of distraction. The moment any scandal, policy failure or political defeat crashes down on him — and there have been plenty the past few years — the Senate majority leader unleashes outrageous rhetoric […]

 

Pres. Obama vows to “fix” immigration problems “without Congress”

Posted by: ST on June 30, 2014 at 8:50 pm » Comments Off

Wish I could say I was surprised by this: President Obama vowed Monday to bypass Congress and pursue unilateral changes to the country’s immigration system, defying House Republicans who say his executive actions are part of the problem.  The president, speaking in the Rose Garden, said he is forced to go it alone because the […]

 

Did Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) threaten a presidential coup d’etat?

Posted by: Phineas on June 27, 2014 at 6:05 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The topic was immigration, both the current crisis at the border and the Democrats’ desperate desire to have the House pass the comprehensive amnesty bill already approved in the Senate. You can read the whole thing at PJM, but I think the senior senator at Illinois might want to walk this part […]

 

#SCOTUS: Constitutional scholar President overstepped on recess appointments

Posted by: ST on June 26, 2014 at 11:29 am » 5 Comments

A HUGE victory for limiting executive powers – via Fox News: The Supreme Court delivered a blow Thursday to President Obama, ruling that he went too far in making recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board. In a unanimous decision, the high court sided with Senate Republicans and limited the president’s power to fill […]

 

Did Obama threaten state governors?

Posted by: Phineas on March 10, 2014 at 3:58 pm » 8 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Via Moe Lane, that’s sure what it sounds like in the video below. Rick Perry of Texas was speaking as part of a panel at the Republican Governors Association late last February; the group had had a meeting (1) with President Obama, and what he told them left Governor Perry disturbed. Here’s […]

 

On Gov. Jan Brewer’s veto of #SB1062 – the religious rights bill

Posted by: ST on February 27, 2014 at 10:41 am » 2 Comments

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock the last week or so you’ve heard about Arizona’s SB 1062 bill – dubbed by the mainstream media and those who oppose it as the “anti-gay” bill when the more correct term for it is that it actually was a religious rights/freedoms bill, a point even some national […]

 

Democrat #MIsen candidate attacks cancer victim, TV stations, over #Obamacare ad

Posted by: ST on February 23, 2014 at 10:42 am » 1 Comment

So Obamacare and the lies its proponents have repeatedly told about it has become so toxic for Democrats in an election year that a Michigan US Senate candidate - who is currently a representative in the US House – is not only trying to silence a cancer victim, but also is threatening a TV station’s licenses for […]

 

VW labor rep: We may punish the South in the future over Chattanooga UAW rejection

Posted by: ST on February 19, 2014 at 6:07 pm » 12 Comments

Via Reuters: Volkswagen’s top labor representative threatened on Wednesday to try to block further investments by the German carmaker in the southern United States if its workers there are not unionized. Workers at VW’s factory in Chattanooga, Tennessee, last Friday voted against representation by the United Auto Workers union (UAW), rejecting efforts by VW representatives […]

 

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 […]