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    01/23/2017 12:00:25 AM PST · by JohnHuang2 · 32 replies ^ | 1-22-17 | Joseph Farah
    In 1961, when John F. Kennedy gave his famous inaugural speech, it wasn’t controversial. It wasn’t considered radical. There were no protesters there to suggest he was being un-American, a man of privilege and wealth, protecting his own self-interest and the status quo. “Ask not what your country can do for you,” he said. “Ask what you can do for your country.” It was common sense back then. But Kennedy, who would sign into law what was the biggest tax cut in the country’s history at that point, understood what was needed to bring greater prosperity and jobs to a...
  • Putting Campaign ‘16 to bed at last

    12/20/2016 12:54:58 AM PST · by JohnHuang2 · 34 replies
    Washington Times ^ | 12/19/16 | Wesley Pruden
    Well, now what? Sorehead losers, who have thrived in such graceless abundance since Nov. 8, had been telling anyone who would listen, for more than a year, that Donald Trump could never, ever be elected president of the United States.
  • Hillary’s circle of friends is even weirder than we suspected

    11/05/2016 8:56:02 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 69 replies
    American thinker ^ | 11/05/16 | Thomas Lifson
    You can judge a person by the people she surrounds herself with. On that ground, Hillary Clinton should never be allowed access to the awesome power of the federal government. There is no need to mention to AT readers the bizarre background of Huma Abedin, scion of a Muslim Brotherhood family who actually worked on an MB journal. Nor the shudder-inducing practice of wearing matching outfits, nor the sometimes worshipful language used by the protégé for her benefactor.

    07/21/2016 9:39:58 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 8 replies
    Donald Trump accepted the nomination of the Republican Party’s 2016 presidential race by pledging to bring America “Peace, prosperity, law and order.” We will be a country of generosity and warmth,” he said. “But we will also be a country of law and order.” Trump said attacks on police and terrorism at home and abroad “threaten our very way of life. Any politicians who does not grasp this danger is not fit to lead our country.” “I have a message for all of you: the crime and violence that today afflicts our nation will soon come to an end,” he...

    09/27/2015 10:39:19 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 25 replies ^ | 9/27/15 | Jesse Lee Peterson
    God is truly merciful – John Boehner has announced he will step down as speaker of the House at the end of October! Boehner – like Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell – has long conspired against the will of the voters. And scrutiny of their weak and destructive deeds has intensified since the people overwhelmingly voted in a conservative majority in both the House and Senate to stop Barack Obama’s relentless push to destroy America. What does it say about us that we end up with leaders like John Boehner? Boehner promised to defund Obamacare, yet funded it, as he...
  • GOP dominates midterms, takes control of Senate

    11/05/2014 12:26:57 AM PST · by JohnHuang2 · 84 replies
    The Washington Post | 11-5-2014 | David A. Fahrenthold
    Republicans scored a stunning electoral rout in the midterm elections, taking control of the U.S. Senate after a bitter campaign in which anger at Washington gridlock was turned against a president who took office promising to transcend it. Full article here ===================================================== Tonight we saw nothing short of a historic outbreak of mass sanity across America. Sooooo, to gloat or not to gloat. That's the question tonight. I'm leaning heavily against any gloating. It's not an easy decision because the shellacking the Democrats took across the country tonight -- a magnificent display of Democrats' Electile Dysfunction -- presents such a...
  • QSSI, contractor chosen to fix, faced questions from lawmakers last year (The No ...)

    10/25/2013 10:45:54 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 21 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 10-25-2013 | Jia Lynn Yang
    The company chosen by the Obama administration to oversee the repair of the new federal health insurance Web site faced questions from lawmakers a year ago about whether it was an appropriate choice for earlier work on the site, given that it is owned by the country’s largest health insurance company. Click here for full article================================================================== The No Gloating Zone If you were expecting any gloating from me over how Democrats are being hoisted on their own petard -- an unread law they rammed through the House and Senate on a party-line vote, using crooked means and against the will...
  • Pentagon to order security review amid probe of Navy Yard shooting rampage (Have gun ...)

    09/18/2013 12:40:46 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 16 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 9-17-2013 | Peter Hermann, Craig Whitlock and Da vid A. Fahrenthold
    Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel intends to order a security review at all U.S. military bases worldwide, a senior Pentagon official said Tuesday, a day after a contract worker — who had obtained a security clearance despite a history of violent behavior — killed 12 people in a shooting rampage at the Washington Navy Yard. Full article here ====================================================================== Have gun, will hear voices As soon as news broke that a deadly attack had taken place at the Washington Navy Yard, Democrats were deeply saddened -- that the mass shooting occurred on a military installation and not at an elementary school....
  • Obama launches final push to win congressional support for a strike on Syria (What happens in..)

    09/09/2013 12:11:01 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 29 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 9-8-2013 | By Peter Wallsten
    President Obama will begin an intensive public and private lobbying push this week to win congressional support for a limited missile strike against Syria, but even some of the strongest supporters on Capitol Hill for military action are pessimistic that the White House will succeed. Click here for full article=========================================================================== What happens in Libya stays in Libya Back in 2011, eager to show he rightfully deserved his Nobel Peace Prize, Obama went to war against Libya to oust Gaddafi because -- from the point of view of liberals -- he had become dangerously too cozy and chummy with the U.S.,...
  • Obama, in Stockholm, says that on Syria, ‘the international community cannot be silent’(operation)

    09/04/2013 10:09:58 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 25 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 9-4-2013 | Philip Rucker and Will Englund
    STOCKHOLM — President Obama took his campaign for a punitive military strike against Syria overseas on Wednesday, declaring that “the international community cannot be silent” and that its credibility is on the line as his request for congressional approval of such action moved ahead in the Senate. Click here for full article ===================================================================================== Warlord Obama's Operation 'Do Something'! If I correctly understand what the lunatics running our government are saying, Obama wants to bomb Syria to send Syria a powerful "message" via a limited war which isn't a war because bombing a sovereign country with cruise missiles isn't war "in...
  • U.S. military officers have deep doubts about impact, wisdom of a U.S. strike on Syria (Bush blamed)

    08/29/2013 10:13:46 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 32 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 8-29-2013 | Ernesto Londoño,
    The Obama administration’s plan to launch a military strike against Syria is being received with serious reservations by many in the U.S. military, which is coping with the scars of two lengthy wars and a rapidly contracting budget, according to current and former officers. Click here for full article ======================================================================================== Obama "Coalition" collapses; Bush blamed Wow! Obama sure knows how to use the element of surprise, doesn't he? Days and days of leaks, from 'well-placed sources,' 'not authorized to speak,' giving out details about the likely targets and approximate timing of when Obama will launch his war to keep America's...
  • Immigration-overhaul advocates make big August push (Beware of invaders bearing "asylum" claims)

    08/13/2013 10:34:46 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 6 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 8-13-2013 | Holly Yeager
    An unusual alliance of advocates — including Internet moguls and evangelicals, representatives of big business and labor unions — is working across the country during the August congressional recess in an all-out push for immigration reform. Click here for full propaganda experience===================================================================== Beware of invaders bearing "asylum" claims The Obama administration and other amnesty pushers had been ridiculously claiming for some time that illegal "immigration" was down to almost zero. The amnesty crowd vociferously maintained that almost all illegal border crossings had dried up and thus the border was "secure". Obviously, they hadn't been to Southern California lately. The torrent...
  • Republicans offer little "hope" for comprehensive immigration bill (Obama-Rubio 'Stimulus' Plan)

    08/04/2013 11:00:42 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 28 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 8-4-2013 | John Hicks
    House Republican leaders on Sunday showed no signs that their party would accept the Senate’s bill to overhaul the nation’s immigration laws, instead suggesting that they want to address the issues one by one. Click here for full article================================================================== The Obama-Rubio 'Stimulus' Plan The alien amnesty lobby has become even more hysterical, especially after the dismal July jobs report from the Labor Department last Friday. Democrats tried to brag about the number of jobs created but that didn't work since a disproportionate share of the 162,000 added payrolls were low-paying and/or part-time. And the overall figure was 'less than expected'....
  • White House: Illegal immigrants key to rural economy (Building a new America, one rape ...)

    07/29/2013 9:56:35 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 16 replies
    Washington Times ^ | 7-29-2013 | Stephen Dinan
    The White House warned Monday that U.S. farmers could experience a shortage of workers if the administration were to begin enforcing immigration laws, and President Obama made another push to rejuvenate the faltering prospects for passing an immigration bill this year. Click for full article Illegal Aliens -- Building a new America, one rape and one murder at a time Liberals -- and 14 Senate "Republicans" -- love to pretend that illegal aliens are all sweet, innocent wallflowers incapable of committing a crime. Yet they wouldn't be on U.S. soil but for the fact they broke U.S. immigration laws in...
  • In D.C. and across the country, protesters call for ‘justice’ for Trayvon Martin (Obama zeroes in)

    07/20/2013 10:09:55 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 43 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 7-20-2013 | By Sandhya Somashekhar, Kari Lydersen and Stefanie Dazio
    In most places it was too hot for hooded sweatshirts. So they came with T-shirts. In Washington, Elaine Morris showed up in one bearing a picture of slain teen Trayvon Martin alongside members of the Ku Klux Klan, with the slogan “Which hoodie looks suspicious?” In Chicago, CeCe Fannin handed out white T-shirts emblazoned with the words “I mean no harm” — for black youth to wear, she said, to make clear they are not a threat. Click here for full article ========================================================================== Obama zeroes in on root cause of racism: clicking car door locks A day after the Zimmerman...
  • "Anger" flows at acquittal of George Zimmerman in death of Trayvon Martin(Libs to Zimmerman ..)

    07/14/2013 11:59:49 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 65 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 7-15-2013 | By Carol D. Leonnig and Jenna Johnson
    George Zimmerman’s acquittal Saturday night on all charges in the killing of a black teenager, Trayvon Martin, sparked deep emotional reactions across the country Sunday, resurrecting an intense national debate about the role of race and racism in American life. Full article here ======================================================================= Libs to Zimmerman: Drop dead Declaring 'enough is enough' after one of the worst shooting sprees last week in Chicago, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, Rev. Al Sharpton and other civil rights leaders marched on the streets of the Windy City in protest against the wave of black-on-black crime plaguing that city, demanding tougher prison sentences for...
  • Reid tells House to pass Senate immigration bill (Kill. The. Bill.)

    07/08/2013 10:02:11 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 16 replies
    Washington Times ^ | 7-8-2013 | By Stephen Dinan
    Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid challenged House Republicans to forgo their own debate and pass the Senate’s immigration bill instead, telling Speaker John A. Boehner to ignore his Republican colleagues in order to get a bill done. Click here for full article ============================================================================ Kill. The. Bill. During the airing of an hour-long Obama infomercial last Sunday, titled "Meet the Press," columnist David Brooks embarrassed himself again by (aside from appearing on NBC) claiming that granting amnesty to millions of lawbreakers is an 'improvement' over the current de facto amnesty. The reason for the current "de facto amnesty" is that the...
  • Pelosi: Republicans need immigration reform to win presidency again (I'll have a double-layered...)

    06/30/2013 11:32:41 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 44 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 6-30-2013
    Republicans will have to pass immigration reform if they want to ever win another presidential race, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Sunday. Click here for full article ======================================================================== I'll have a double-layered fence, no amnesty. Thank you. Make-believe "Republican" Marco Rubio and the rest of the amnesty set argue hysterically that the pressure on the Republican-run House to cave on amnesty is now "overwhelming" because amnesty was passed by the Democrat-run Senate. We shall overcome: Senate Democrats demand House Republicans commit suicide, or else they're really, really dead! According to this brilliantly irresistible logic, your typical Tea Party...
  • Rand Paul won’t support immigration bill in current form (New Altruistic 'Rat species discovered)

    06/23/2013 11:59:54 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 14 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 6-23-2013 | By Sean Sullivan
    <p>Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) said Sunday that the Senate’s bipartisan immigration bill does not do enough to address border security, and he does not plan to support it in its current form.</p> <p>Rabidly partisan Democrats are warning the Republicans that, unless they pass the unread amnesty bill, they will be in terrible trouble with Hispanic voters. And if they're not careful, they'll even lose the black vote!</p>
  • CBO: Immigration bill only stops 25 percent of illegal immigration (Sen. Amnesia writes Amnesty)

    06/19/2013 12:25:49 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 8 replies
    Washington Times ^ | 6-19-2013 | Stephen Dinan
    <p>The Senate immigration bill will be a major boost to the federal budget but does relatively little to clamp down on illegal immigration — cutting the future flow by only about 25 percent — according to the Congressional Budget Office analysis of the bill, released Tuesday afternoon.</p>
  • CIA preparing to deliver rebels arms through Turkey and Jordan (Is this Hugh and Syria?)

    06/15/2013 2:31:15 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 41 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 6-15-2013 | Greg Miller and Joby Warrick
    The CIA is preparing to deliver arms to rebel groups in Syria through clandestine bases in Turkey and Jordan that were expanded over the past year in an effort to establish reliable supply routes into the country for nonlethal material, U.S. officials said. The bases are expected to begin conveying limited shipments of weapons and ammunition within weeks Click here for full article ======================================================================= Is this Hugh and Syria? According to news reports, Obama wants to provide plenty of money, arms and political protection to a terrorist group. But enough about the IRS. The White House on Thursday announced that...
  • Tech companies urge U.S. to ease secrecy rules on national security probes (PRISM: A Love Story)

    06/11/2013 11:14:34 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 27 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 6-12-2013 | Craig Timberg and Cecilia Kang
    <p>Technology companies stung by the controversy over the National Security Agency’s sweeping Internet surveillance program are calling on U.S. officials to ease the secrecy surrounding national security investigations and lift long-standing gag orders covering the nature and extent of information collected about Internet users.</p>
  • Obama defends sweeping surveillance efforts

    06/08/2013 2:03:18 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 18 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 6-8-2013 | Peter Finn and Ellen Nakashima
    President Obama on Friday defended the government’s collection of data on the phone records of millions of Americans, saying that it was a modest encroachment on privacy and one he thinks is both lawful and justified in order to identify terrorists plotting to attack the United States. Obama emphasized that the government does not collect information on individual callers or eavesdrop on Americans’ conversations without a warrant. Click here for full article ======================================================================== We now know what Obama was using those jug ears of his for. Obama once waxed effusively about the sounds of the Arabic call to prayer, now...
  • Republican lawmakers keep pressure on Holder over leak probes

    06/03/2013 12:52:00 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 14 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 6-3-2013 | Sean Sullivan
    Republicans on Sunday kept up a drumbeat of criticism directed at Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr., who has come under fresh scrutiny following the Justice Department’s handling of leak investigations. “The attorney general has to ask himself the question, ‘Is he really able to effectively serve the president of the United States and the American people under the present circumstances?’ Click here for full article. ====================================================================== Some liberals in the media, such as Walter Pincus of the Washington Post, are worried that maybe people have been too hard on Eric Holder. I myself have attacked Eric Holder for secretly...
  • Down with the Constitution! Long live the IRS!

    05/28/2013 12:34:38 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 32 replies ^ | 5-28-2013 | Doug Wead
    When the definitive work on The Rise and Fall of the United States is finally written, and it may not be that far off, there will be a full chapter on the IRS and other government agencies that have become massive empires in their own right, bigger than most of the world’s nations, and run with little supervision or restraint. There are obviously no checks and balances inside these agencies. Full article here ====================================================================== To prove he really meant it when he vowed to have the most transparent regime in history, Obama has requested of Eric Holder that he appoint...
  • Reporters in the government's bull's-eye

    05/21/2013 11:49:57 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 14 replies
    <p>Here’s a list of news media members who have been under Washington’s watch: The Associated Press: Telephone records for a number of lines over a period of weeks were taken by the feds. WND reported that the Obama administration said it pursued the news wire’s records because a double agent in the war on terror was compromised by a story.</p>
  • House panel launches inquiries into IRS targeting of conservative groups

    05/18/2013 12:43:52 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 20 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 5-18-2013 | Ed O’Keefe
    The firestorm buffeting the Internal Revenue Service intensified Friday as lawmakers began what they promised would be an extensive effort to learn whether there was any political motivation or White House involvement in the agency’s recently acknowledged misdeeds. Fueling those concerns, J. Russell George, the Treasury Department’s top tax watchdog, said Friday he had informed top Treasury officials starting last spring about problems related to the special attention the agency was paying some conservative organizations seeking tax-exempt status. Full article here ====================================================================== I would have posted this thread earlier but I was too busy doing a book report, listing all...
  • Scandals drown out Obama’s message on economy

    05/15/2013 12:52:10 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 38 replies
    Washington Times ^ | 5-15-2013 | Dave Boyer
    <p>Remember what President Obama said about the economy Thursday on his ballyhooed trip to Austin, Texas?</p> <p>Don’t worry. Hardly anybody else remembers, either.</p> <p>Full article here.</p> <p>IRS-gate -- a truly massive and criminal Nixonian abuse of power . . . by the Tea Party! Why, here are these little innocent low-level IRS agents working diligently from their mothers' basements in Cincinnati being targeted for special scrutiny by these . . .</p>
  • Benghazi e-mails show clash between State Department, CIA (Nope, nothing to see here)

    05/10/2013 11:32:36 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 52 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 5-11-2013 | By Scott Wilson and Karen DeYoung
    New details from administration e-mails about last year’s attacks on the U.S. compound in Benghazi, Libya, demonstrate that an intense bureaucratic clash took place between the State Department and the CIA over which agency would get to tell the story of how the tragedy unfolded. That clash played out in the development of administration talking points that have been at the center of the controversy over the handling of the incident, according to the e-mails that came to light Friday. Full article here ============================================================= Liberals had been giddy all week, believing their own silly press releases (commonly known as "newspapers")...
  • White House struggles to respond to new Benghazi revelations

    05/09/2013 1:43:50 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 60 replies
    The White House on Wednesday stood by its story that the Obama administration remained unsure exactly who was responsible for the attack on the U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi nearly five days after it occurred even though new revelations show Ansar al-Sharia’s direct involvement. Gregory Hicks, the deputy chief of mission at the U.S. Embassy in Libya and a self-described whistleblower, testified before a Congressional committee Wednesday that the body of Ambassador J. Christpher Stevens was missing for hours during the attack after being dragged out of the diplomatic post in Benghazi. Full article here ================================================================== The Benghazi hearing today...
  • No constitutional rights for terrorists

    04/29/2013 12:35:03 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 38 replies ^ | 4-29-2013 | Ben Kinchlow
    “Come to the U.S. and kill Americans! Even if you murder women and children, you will be guaranteed protection under our Constitution, ‘Mirandized’ and provided lawyers, along with top-quality medical care (if wounded in an escape attempt) … all at taxpayers’ expense. You could possibly even qualify for long-term quality care, with many free amenities, also at public expense, or perhaps, as an ‘enemy combatant,’ receive an all-expense-paid retirement on an island in the Caribbean.” Full article here ============================================================ With the incessant liberal prattle all week about the "right" of their darling little Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to remain silent under Miranda...
  • Time to stretch neck of jihadist punk: Ted Nugent demands swift justice for 'voodoo whack-job'

    04/21/2013 11:25:46 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 27 replies ^ | 4-21-2013 | Ted Nugent
    If the bombing, killings and maiming of Bostonians by the two voodoo whack-job jihadists in Boston isn’t maddening enough, the next tsunami of insults should drive any American addicted to common sense crazy. The jihadist punk in custody is obviously guilty of committing murder, terrorist acts and a whole book of other crimes, but he won’t be brought to justice.
  • Obama jet-setting: Public display of bad taste: First family's 'extremely lavish' vacations

    03/27/2013 11:09:52 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 54 replies ^ | 3-28-2013 | Jane Chastain
    Have they no shame! Another month, another lavish vacation for the Obama clan. No, I don’t begrudge the first family a little down time, but considering our current economic situation, their choice of venues is just plain tacky. Ads by Google Online CMBA from FIU $10,000 scholarships available. AACSB accredited. 100% Online. Say No to Obama's Amnesty Don't let Barack Obama give amnesty to illegals. Sign petition! Obama won the 2008 election, not because he was the most qualified, but because the populous largely believed he cared about them. It was the same in 2012. Despite a dismal...
  • Why was fraud Alex Haley quoted at inauguration? Similarities between famed author, Barack Obama

    02/07/2013 1:13:27 AM PST · by JohnHuang2 · 41 replies ^ | 2-7-2013 | Jack Cashill
    At the inauguration just past, Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee shoehorned a quote by Alex Haley into his introduction of Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor. “The late Alex Haley, the author of ‘Roots,’ lived his life by these six words: ‘Find the good and praise it,’” said Alexander. “Today we praise the American tradition of transferring or reaffirming immense power as we inaugurate the president of the United States.” Ads by Google No More 2-Day Workweeks Congress should work 5 days a week, not 2. Agree? Sign the petition. Join with Billy Graham, Declare: "I still have hope...
  • Obama's violent agenda hits home

    11/05/2012 12:09:31 AM PST · by JohnHuang2 · 17 replies ^ | 11-5-12 | Anita Crane
    Have you seen the foul ad where elderly people warn voters against ousting Obama? The threat of violence in this ad hits home because my family’s house was vandalized by Obama supporters. A woman dubbed “Marie, 97 years old” says, “My first vote was in 1940 for Franklin D. Roosevelt. And I have not missed an election since, and I want the Republican Party to know if your voter suppression throughout this beautiful country enables Romney to oust Barack Obama, we will burn ... (Click source link)
  • Saint Obama Performs another Miracle by Making Unemployment Recede (Excellent article)

    10/06/2012 12:45:06 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 28 replies ^ | 10-05-2012 | John Ransom
    Magically and providentially, Obama has enjoyed the largest one-month drop in unemployment since he got elected thanks to the greatest single month of job creation since 1983- all just weeks before ballots hit for his reelection bid. “The U.S. unemployment rate dropped below 8 percent for the first time since the month President Barack Obama took office,” reports the Associated Press “a surprising lift for both the economy and his re-election hopes in the final weeks of the campaign.” Yeah; we’re all REAL surprised by this. According to the AP, Jack Welch, the retired former CEO of General Electric, said...
  • Advantage Kerry? (Flashback to 2004)

    09/09/2012 11:56:07 PM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 18 replies
    Washington Post ^ | August, 2004 | By Howard Kurtz
    Roger Simon frames the question concisely: "Last week Charlie Cook, a highly-respected non-partisan political analyst, wrote in his column for the National Journal that things are looking bad for President Bush. "Cook's chief point is that while Kerry holds just a slim lead in some polls, there are very few undecided voters out there and that Bush realistically can expect to get no more than 25 percent of them. "Which would mean a Kerry victory in November. Cook is not foolish enough to predict this and, of course, he includes the usual language about how things can change. But here...
  • Gov. Walker survives recall in Wisconsin

    06/06/2012 1:33:24 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 32 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 6-6-2012 | David A. Fahrenthold and Rachel Weiner
    Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker won a vote to keep his job on Tuesday, surviving a recall effort that turned the Republican into a conservative icon and his state into the first battleground in a bitter, expensive election year. Late Tuesday night, Walker held a solid lead over Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (D).
  • Jobs numbers remind Obama that he must do more than just attack (How about resign?)

    06/02/2012 1:13:53 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 19 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 6-2-2012 | Dan Balz
    Friday’s dismal jobs report and some unexpected words from Bill Clinton delivered a bracing reminder to President Obama and his advisers that the election remains primarily a referendum on his record and that their path to victory may lie less in trying to discredit Republican Mitt Romney and more in winning a battle of ideas with their Republican rival. The latest report — just 69,000 jobs were added last month — was far worse than forecasters had predicted and undermined the administration’s contention that the economy is truly on a path to recovery.
  • Video proof of voter fraud in D.C.: why Obama needs skulduggery at the polls

    04/16/2012 12:33:58 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 13 replies ^ | 4-16-2012 | Chuck Norris
    President Obama and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s Justice Department have a new obsession to obstruct any state’s passing of voter-identification laws, even recently attacking South Carolina and my own state of Texas. Holder calls voter ID laws “unnecessary” and says voter fraud “doesn’t exist,” but new video proof in his own voting precinct proves otherwise. Obama’s administration says they’re against voter ID laws because they are valiantly trying to keep minorities and the poor from being unfairly discriminated against. But the truth is that they are trying to keep President Obama in office. They know that voter IDs are...
  • Why doesn't Obama know this?

    12/04/2011 11:20:47 PM PST · by JohnHuang2 · 47 replies ^ | 12/4/2011 | Barbara Simpson
    When Zach Taylor, a retired U.S. Border Patrol supervisory agent, talked about the situation on the U.S. border with Mexico, he didn't pull any punches. Disputing assertions by Barack Obama, the president, and Janet Napolitano, head of Homeland Security, that the border is "safer than it's been in years," Taylor was blunt in his disagreement: "It's more dangerous than I've seen in my 26 years in the Border Patrol." According to Taylor, ever since the Border Patrol was moved from the jurisdiction of the Justice Department after 9/11 to the Department of Homeland Security, it's become a political tool of...
  • Republican wins Democratic New York House seat (World coming to an end?)

    09/14/2011 12:16:05 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 74 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 9/14/2011 | Paul Kane
    With the outcome of his own reelection effort 14 difficult months away, President Obama suffered a sharp rebuke Tuesday when voters in New York elected a conservative Republican to represent a Democratic district that has not been in GOP hands since the 1920s. Bob Turner, the winner, cast the election as a referendum on Obama’s stewardship of the economy and, in the state’s Ninth Congressional District, which has a large population of Orthodox Jewish voters, the president’s position on Israel.
  • Zero tolerance for job creation: Administration schemes ensure unemployment lines remain long

    08/11/2011 12:35:30 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 9 replies · 1+ views
    Washington Times ^ | 8-10-2011 | House editorial
    “The White House doesn’t create jobs,” President Obama’s spokesman, Jay Carney, said last week. He’s more right than he knows. The policies the administration and Congress put into place have a profound effect on job creation - a profoundly negative one. Gimmicks like tax credits for hiring veterans and another short-term extension of the payroll tax cut aren’t going to jump-start the sagging economy or do anything to get the unemployment rate below even 9 percent, let alone anything approaching the 5 or 6 percent levels that would be considered full employment.
  • Thank you, Eric Cantor! 'Spending cuts and rollback of government are our only hope'

    06/25/2011 2:17:41 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 24 replies ^ | 6/25/2011 | Star Parker
    Thank you, Eric Cantor. Thank you for walking out on useless talks, presided over by Vice President Biden, addressing raising the limit on our nation's debt. According to press accounts, Republican House Majority Leader Cantor called it quits on talks between Democratic and Republican leaders because Democrats refuse to give in on raising taxes. This, I am sure, is true. But we also must understand the deeper and broader issue. We are in nothing less than hand-to-hand combat, fighting for what America is about and what it takes to get this country back on track toward growth and prosperity –...
  • 'Everyone in Utah is now unemployed': Why America's real jobless rate is close to 20%

    05/23/2011 2:08:32 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 24 replies ^ | 5-23-2011 | Kirk Elliott
    The unemployment rate is officially at 9 percent. In addition, a broad measure of unemployment – including workers who want a job but have stopped looking and those working part time for economic reasons – rose to 19.3 percent. This is very grim. Let's put this into its proper perspective because a 9 percent unemployment rate doesn't really sink in. What if there were a breaking newsflash on TV while you were watching "American Idol," and the headline was "Everyone in Utah is now unemployed!" You would look at your spouse and say, "Oh wow! This is bad. Those poor...
  • Blame at the pump: Herman Cain blasts Obama's failing energy policy

    04/25/2011 12:11:51 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 11 replies ^ | 4/25/2011 | Herman Cain
    President Obama recently said that the economic situation was worse than the administration expected when he took office. That's code for "blame Bush" again for Obama's failed economic policies, which have not stimulated the economy. He has chastised the business sector for sitting on more than $2 trillion in accumulated cash instead of hiring people they do not need. That's blaming the business sector for not making stupid decisions to prop up his failed policies. And now that people are feeling the pain at the pump, he blames oil speculators for high gas prices, which are now double what they...
  • Where is the Constitution? 'Obama considers U.N. to be higher authority than Congress'

    03/21/2011 1:52:02 AM PDT · by JohnHuang2 · 64 replies · 2+ views ^ | 3/21/11 | Henry Lamb
    President Obama swore an oath to "... preserve, protect, and defend the Constitution of the United States." He should have sworn to obey it. Congress, alone, has the power to declare war, and to make all the laws necessary to engage in military conflict. The War Powers Act defines precisely what is required of the president before military action may commence. Obama launched 118 missiles and dropped 40 bombs on Libya without a thought about Congress or the Constitution. He was quite concerned, however, about the United Nations. He hardly noticed the attacks on protesters until the United Nations Security...
  • Unions' collective disregard for taxpayers: 'Political favoritism' is bankrupting state!

    02/28/2011 12:33:23 AM PST · by JohnHuang2 · 13 replies ^ | 2/28/11 | Herman Cain
    The mayhem in Madison, Wis., over the last two weeks has highlighted the determination of organized labor unions to continue to restrict workers rights, and to try to intimidate Gov. Scott Walker and the taxpayers into some more unsustainable demands. Choosing to join a union in one thing. Being forced to do so as a condition of employment is a restriction on a worker's rights. Joining a union or any other organization should be an individual's choice. And the desire of the unions to continue to make unsustainable demands on local, state and federal government, irrespective of the devastating financial...
  • Reagan Centennial Birthday Party Imbued With Memories, Hopeful Spirit

    02/06/2011 11:39:53 PM PST · by JohnHuang2 · 14 replies
    Fox News ^ | 2/7/11
    "Happy Birthday, Ronnie." Those were the words delivered by an 89-year-old Nancy Reagan Sunday under the din of a standing ovation during the 100th birthday celebration of her late husband, Ronald Reagan, the nation's 40th president and an enduring beacon for conservative thinkers. With a strong voice though ever-slight in frame, Nancy Reagan looked strong as she appeared in a red pantsuit and thanked the invitation-only audience at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation & Library, which has held a weekend-long celebration of the late president's 100th birthday.
  • A great New Year's resolution: Henry Lamb cheers on movement to repeal 17th Amendment

    01/01/2011 12:14:15 AM PST · by JohnHuang2 · 43 replies ^ | 1-1-2011 | Henry Lamb
    In hopes of returning to a previous, "better" condition, millions of Americans will resolve to: quit smoking, lose weight, or engage in some other activity to make their life better in some way. Suppose there were an activity in which Americans could engage that would make the entire world better, especially that portion of the world we call the United States of America. There is! We can resolve to restore the original, unique republic created by our founders. George Washington, Ben Franklin, James Madison and the handful of other great Americans who assembled in Philadelphia in the summer of 1787...