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  • Exposed : The Planned Subjugation of America

    03/04/2015 4:32:38 PM PST · by Sheapdog · 8 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | March 3, 2015 | Judi McLeod
    The actual blueprint of the method of the madness of the Obama regime has been laid bare in White House plans to develop “A Country Within A country” of 15 Million “New Americans”, a story brought to light by Mark Levin’s interview with Susan Payne. “Citizens Will Be Cast Into the Shadows”, warns Susan Payne, a contributor to WCBM, Baltimore and Co-Host of the Pat McDonough Radio Show. (Independent Sentinel, February 28, 2015) Citizens about to be cast into the shadows is only courtesy of the natural order when the current administration in D.C. operates not on the way its...
  • Barack Obama's ego jeopardizes Israel

    03/04/2015 3:49:10 PM PST · by Starman417 · 9 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 03-04-15 | DrJohn
    Even before Bibi Netanyahu spoke, Barack Obama was hammering him: WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama says Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (neh-ten-YAH'-hoo) didn't offer any "viable alternatives" to the nuclear negotiations with Iran during his speech to Congress. Obama says he read a transcript of Netanyahu's speech Tuesday. He says "there was nothing new" in the speech. Obama says Netanyahu made almost the same speech when he warned against the interim deal reached with Iran. Obama says that deal has resulted in a freeze and rolling back of Iran's nuclear program. Obama says Netanyahu's alternative to the talks amounts...
  • MI: Governor Snyder Signs Michigan Gun Reform of CPL Process

    03/04/2015 3:35:53 PM PST · by marktwain · 12 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 5 March, 2015 | Dean Weingarten
    Governor Rick Snyder has signed the concealed carry reform bills into law. Governor Snyder, who vetoed virtually the same bills only six weeks ago, signed them just hours ago.  Senate Bills 34 and 35 are now Public acts 3 and 4 of 2015.    The bills had passed with strong, veto proof majorities in both the House and Senate. County gun boards are eliminated by the bills, with a number of other reasonable reforms.   The gun boards were put in place in 1927.   In 1925, a black man, Dr. Ossian Sweet, had used a handgun to defend his family...
  • Freedom Rider: Obama’s Final Insult to Trayvon Martin

    03/04/2015 1:44:35 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 12 replies
    Black Agenda Report's Freedom Rider Blog ^ | March 4, 2015 | Margaret Kimberley, editor and senior columnist
    “Holder whines that the bar is set “too high” for him to do his job.”Michael Brown’s family and the people of Ferguson, Missouri had better prepare themselves. At some point in the near future the Obama justice department will announce that there will be no federal prosecution of his killer. It isn’t hard to make this prediction. Trayvon Martin’s parents were just informed that the federal government won’t lift a finger to bring their son’s murderer to justice. It is particularly galling to watch Attorney General Eric Holder leave office being lionized as a civil rights champion when he has...
  • TX: Amarillo Open Carry in the Snow

    03/04/2015 1:37:12 PM PST · by marktwain · 4 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 3 March, 2015 | Dean Weingarten
    Open carry Texas is keeping the heat on the Texas legislature.  This time with an open carry march in Amarillo, in the snow.  More than 2,300 open carry marches have been conducted in Texas in the last 18 months.  No other social movement has been as effective in organizing and gaining followers in the last few decades.  Open carry has struck a cord with the Texas gun culture.  Many became educated as to the state of the law.  Some could not believe that they did not already have rights that are commonly in place in most of the other...
  • Dear Hillary, Trey Gowdy would like to have a word with you about those private emails

    03/04/2015 1:20:39 PM PST · by E. Pluribus Unum · 25 replies
    CanadaFreePress.com ^ | 03/04/2015 | Robert Laurie
    “The Benghazi investigation is worthless.”“Gowdy has wasted time and money.” You’ve heard lefties make the same claims a thousand times over. Republicans shouldn’t be wasting their efforts on a Benghazi investigation because everyone involved is completely honest and above board. There are simply no secrets to be found. ...Until, that is, we found out about Hillary’s secret email accounts and servers. Yesterday, Trey Gowdy took a moment to point out that his work has now uncovered an entire swath of previously unknown secrecy within “the most transparent administration in history.” His “worthless” hearings suddenly seem a lot less worthless. “The...
  • Constitutional Crisis and the Immediacy of Article V

    03/04/2015 12:07:39 PM PST · by Art in Idaho · 32 replies
    self | March 4, 2015 | self
    The contrast evident yesterday between the brilliant speech of Benjamin Netanyahu and the deplorable behavior of the house republicans was a wake-up call, indeed a slap in the face, to all patriotic Americans. Witnessing a true lover of freedom speak for the world, indeed for us, was a shock that was soon juxtaposed with our betrayal by the uniparty, again. The contrast was almost too much to take. The multitude of emotions and the steely realization that something needs to be done now to save our republic was the prevailing mood in my area. What are our options? Since it’s...
  • State Feeling the Heat for Corporate Welfare Deals Coming Home to Roost

    03/04/2015 11:23:36 AM PST · by MichCapCon · 6 replies
    Michigan Capitol Confidential ^ | 2/27/2015 | Jack Spencer
    Corporate welfare is causing major budgetary woes for the state of Michigan. The sum of refunds from unspecified tax credits handed out in the past is estimated to exceed $9 billion in the years to come. The credits were given through the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) as incentives for businesses to create or retain jobs. Meanwhile, the agency continues to operate amidst complaints from lawmakers, reporters and others about its lack of transparency. An objective means of determining the benefits of the credits, as measured in the number of jobs produced or retained, has not been forthcoming, and the...
  • CPAC 2015’s Conservative View of Immigration Focused on “Consensus”

    03/04/2015 11:15:41 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 2 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 03/04/15 | Dr. Ileana Johnson Paugh
    If illegals who refuse to assimilate do not come to the United States for welfare, why have so many received over $4.1 billion in earned income tax credit “We are not a nation of immigrants, we are a nation of citizens.” - Mark Levine to CPAC Among the glitz and conservative rhetoric of CPAC 2015, one important panel discussion was barely attended by 40-50 people – “Immigration: Can Conservatives Reach a Consensus?” It is in my estimation an issue that is going to fundamentally alter the makeup of our society forever. The panel was moderated by Charlie Gerow of Quantum...
  • Hillary’s Public Records Deception

    03/04/2015 11:14:14 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 3 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 03/04/15 | Arnold Ahlert
    Inveterate liar with a private email account used for government business, Recipient of millions of dollars in donations from foreign governments made to the Clinton Foundation while she was Secretary of State In yet another damning revelation underscoring her unfitness for the presidency, Hillary Clinton exclusively used a private email account to conduct government business during her four-year tenure as Secretary of State. According to State Department officials, Clinton may have violated the Federal Records Act requiring correspondence by government officials to be retained as part of the agency’s records. A National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) bulletin issued in...
  • It’s All Bad News for ObamaCare

    03/04/2015 11:12:09 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 21 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 03/04/15 | Alan Caruba
    Make insurance more affordable by ending Washington mandates and giving choice back to the states, individuals and families. Support Americans in purchasing the coverage of their choosing On Wednesday, March 4, the Supreme Court will hear the King v. Burwell case. It is likely to deliver a death blow to ObamaCare when the decision is announced in a few months. About the only good thing ObamaCare demonstrated is that the federal government should be kept from taking over sectors of the nation’s economy that are working just fine without it. Health care expert Edmund Haislmaier and legal expert, both of...
  • Israel Will Stand

    03/03/2015 7:24:04 PM PST · by PoliticallyShort · 40 replies
    PoliticallyShort.com ^ | 03/03/2015 | Nick
    Benjamin Netanyahu, the Prime Minster of Israel, delivered a powerful speech to Congress on Tuesday morning that made one thing abundantly clear, the leader of the free world does not reside in the White House. Netanyahu’s speech stood in stark contrast to the irrational rhetoric the Obama administration continues to preach on a daily basis. Such rhetoric on behalf of the adminstration insists on giving Iran the “benefit of the doubt” in regards to negotiations over a long-term nuclear deal while minimizing the actual threat such a “deal” would have on the Middle East. Netanyahu articulated the threat posed by...
  • Old ordinance to be detonated this morning

    03/04/2015 9:42:09 AM PST · by SandRat · 19 replies
    Sierra Vista Herald ^ | Herald/Review
    SIERRA VISTA — An unexploded 60 mm mortar dating back to the World War II era recently uncovered during a prescribed burn on Fort Huachuca is set to be disposed of this morning. Discovered on the post’s Range 11, the mortar is scheduled to be detonated some time after 9:30 a.m. by members of the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base’s ordinance disposal team, said Tanja Linton, media relations officer for Fort Huachuca. If any fort personnel or visitors ever come upon any unexploded ordnance, they are asked to avoid the item, note its location, and contact Range Control at 533-7311 or...
  • Tomorrow’s headlines today [orig posted back on December 29, 2014] What's Next?

    03/04/2015 9:28:12 AM PST · by HammerT · 6 replies
    Christian Mercenary ^ | December 29, 2014 | N/A
    Tomorrow’s headlines today[orig posted back on December 29, 2014]Feb 2015 Around the time the Repub’s try to confront Obama on de-funding his illegal amnesty, the Democrats will suddenly do an about face and decide that terrorism and Ebola are a danger and that it’ll be the Repub’s fault for any attacks and/or outbreaks. Headlines from this time period will be in the following form: “Democrats warn that failure to fund DHS will leave the country vulnerable to terrorist attacks and Ebola outbreaks.” After all this bad press on the issue the Repub’s will relent and fully fund DHS – and...
  • THE SHOOTING DEATH OF JOHN GEER; WORSE THAN THE DEATH OF BROWN OR GARNER; FAR WORSE

    03/04/2015 9:22:33 AM PST · by jmaroneps37 · 20 replies
    coachisright.com ^ | March 4, 2015 | Kevin "Coach" Collins
    In August of 2013, before the shooting of Michael Brown; before the death of Eric Garner, a White Virginia man was murdered by the Fairfax County Police while he was standing in the doorway of his own home with his hands up. He was actually begging the police not to shoot him when he was shot anyway for no apparent reason. The victim, John Geer was involved in a furious argument with his live-in girlfriend when she decided to call to the police. Geer was throwing her belongings out onto the lawn of the house they shared and she could...
  • Why ‘Jihadi John’ did not have a job

    03/04/2015 7:52:49 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 3 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 03/04/15 | Arthur Weinreb
    Emwazi did not join the Islamic State because he did not have a job. He didn’t need one. He was a proud member of the family business that consisted of leeching off the state Deputy State Department spokeswoman, Marie Harf, became a household name a couple of weeks ago when she took to the airwaves to state the real reason young people become jihadists and flock to join the Islamic State. They do so because they don’t have jobs. If only they could be gainfully employed, they wouldn’t have any wish to join ISIS where they can spend their days...
  • Pelosi “nearly crying” while America “nearly dying”

    03/04/2015 7:50:53 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 23 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 03/04/15 | Judi McLeod
    When the braying of donkeys is joined by the trumpeting of elephants, some important deaths go completely unnoticed Hit Barack Obama with a dose of reality, and Nancy Pelosi cries. Make that “nearly” cries to squeeze out every ounce of publicity there for the taking when a statesman FINALLY has the floor in joint Congress. “I nearly cried” is what a 4-year-old tells his buddy when explaining how his mother wouldn’t let him have a second ice cream cone during yesterday’s family outing. “House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday blasted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to Congress about...
  • RUSH: Iran Deal Fast-Tracked: When Obama Feels Shown-Up, He ALWAYS Doubles-Down (in Revenge)

    03/04/2015 7:29:49 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 11 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 04 March 2015 | Reaganite Republican
    El Rushbo made an excellent point on yesterday's show- how Obama's insane level of stubbornness always has him painted-into-a-corner and lashing-out whenever he's proven to be wrong- never clever or well-adjusted enough to possess a healthy self-awareness... And he NEVER admits an error or leaves himself a policy 'out': Obama simply doubles-down on whatever foolhardy endeavor of his has been exposed, and if he thinks you made him look bad, i.e. Sheriff Joe, it's all about revenge and forcing his intellectual superiority on you... SO superior he doesn't feel a need to explain any of it, either. You're just...
  • 2014 Was a Great Year for Adding Jobs in Michigan

    03/04/2015 6:50:34 AM PST · by MichCapCon · 1 replies
    Michigan Capitol Confidential ^ | 3/1/2015 | Tom Gantert
    When it comes to the number of new jobs created in Michigan, 2014 was the best in 20 years. The number of unemployed people dropped by 71,000, or 17.2 percent, from 2013 to 2014. Total employment rose by 98,000, or 2.3 percent. The Bureau of Labor Statistics does two monthly unemployment surveys. The Current Population Survey (CPS) is known as the “household survey” and the Current Employment Statistics (CES) survey is known as the “payroll survey,” because it surveys businesses. University of Michigan economist Don Grimes says the “payroll survey” has been shortchanging Michigan of jobs in its initial reports,...
  • Hillary Clinton to Democrats: Don't You Want To See a Female President?

    03/04/2015 5:46:57 AM PST · by lbryce · 28 replies
    Guardian ^ | March 4, 2015 | Alan Yuhas
    At her first public event since voters learned that she used personal email to handle sensitive government business for four years, former secretary of state Hillary Clinton avoided any suggestion or shadow of the scandal, instead delivering a dress rehearsal campaign speech to an audience of pro-choice advocates. As for her long-deferred announcement about the 2016 presidential race, Clinton did no more than repeat old quips about the difficult question of whether to run for president, at one point asking: “I suppose it’s fair to say: don’t you someday want to see a woman president?”
  • Hillary Clinton’s White House Dreams Crushed

    03/04/2015 5:29:10 AM PST · by LeoMcNeil · 41 replies
    Leo McNeil ^ | March 4, 2015 | Leo McNeil
    After claiming not to use email while Secretary of State, it has been discovered that Hillary Clinton in fact had private email addresses. This information was obtained in a shady manner by a hacker who called himself Guccifer. Much of the information was originally hacked from old Clinton hack Sydney Blumenthal. It appears that in addition to various personal greetings and inquiries Blumenthal send Hillary what he described as confidential information about Libya. Hillary’s problems at least start with Guccifer, they continue with 50,000 pages worth of documents she provided to the State Department in relation to the House Benghazi...
  • TX: 911 Dispatcher can give bad advice

    03/04/2015 3:56:57 AM PST · by marktwain · 6 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 3 March, 2015 | Dean Weingarten
    The quality of the operator that you contact with a 911 call varies greatly.  Some departments start their officers as dispatchers, so that they understand what is happening on the other end of the line;  in some jurisdictions, the job is a political plum to be awarded; in others the position is a heavily protected union  job.  In many departments, the person answering the 911 call is a dispatcher; in others there are separate operators that hand the call to dispatchers.  In all cases, the operator or dispatcher is not there with you; they do not know what you...
  • Hump-Day Humor

    03/04/2015 2:43:58 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 9 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 04 March 2015 | Reaganite Republican
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  • Fox News How Damaging Was Netanyahu Speech to Obama? (Revealing, Insightful Synopsis by Brit Hume)

    03/03/2015 7:53:18 PM PST · by lbryce · 44 replies
    Fox News ^ | March 3, 2015 | Brit Hume
    Brit Hume shares revealing insight and reaction to Netanyahu's speech and the many flaws in Obama's approach with Iran.
  • *VACATION TIME!!!* Michelle And Her ‘Daughters’ Are Headed To Japan!

    03/03/2015 6:30:56 PM PST · by lbryce · 49 replies
    America's Freedom Fighters ^ | March 3, 2015 | Dean James
    I can only imagine what this is going to cost us HEY! Great news! It’s VACATION TIME!!! Actually, most of us can’t take a vacation because we all need to WORK! But this is not the case for our ROYAL FAMILY! Yes, Michelle Obama is planning a nice little vacation for her and the 2 girls they claim are their ‘daughters…’ Will it be a spot on the beach for $65 a night? I mean, camping at the beach, having an awesome campfire, barbecuing up some burgers and dogs, slamming down a few brews- it doesn’t get much better than...
  • Valerie Jarrett Promises To Hurt Israel, Netanyahu “WILL PAY A PRICE”...

    03/03/2015 3:49:53 PM PST · by Impala64ssa · 50 replies
    TEA Party Crusaders ^ | 3/3/15 | Juliette Washington
    ...Over Iran Nukes Speech to Congress Nobody on Obama’s staff has the power to speak this viciously and forcefully, to make crystal clear threats like this against a world leader, to the press, other than Valerie Jarrett. Plus, the sense of being so very PERSONALLY offended, so PERSONALLY invested in the President, is only going to come from Valerie Jarrett, we all know that. And lastly, the threatening language, the raging, vindictive arrogance are all Valerie’s emotional and rhetorical signatures. Take it to the bank that it was her. And it is beyond outrageous that she attacks Netanyahu as if...
  • Google – New Self-Righteous Source Of Truth?

    03/03/2015 3:32:35 PM PST · by Starman417 · 8 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 03-03-15 | James Raider
    Now that the pervasive invasion of your privacy is complete, it is now time to conduct a full frontal assault on your minds, . . . and this battering will also not hurt.  The secret is in the subtlety of the assault. The invasion of your privacy, yes your privacy, you know that thing you treasure so much, that space you think is your private domain, is complete and it’s not private anymore.  The invasion didn’t hurt so much did it?  You accepted and swallowed the fear-of-terrorism wafer, which justified all invasions of private space. Were you offended?  Were you...
  • I’m Mad As Hell, And I’m Not Going To Take It Anymore!!

    03/03/2015 3:29:20 PM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 13 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 03/03/15 | Leigh Bravo
    No more Department of Education, no more Department of Human Resources, no more IRS, no more Federal Reserve Bank, no more Energy Department, no more stealing, cheating, fraud, and NO MORE LIES!!! “The president has far exceeded his constitutional authority. … We all want to do things to stop the president from his illicit activity.” - House Speaker John Boehner “It is time to allow this Homeland Security funding measure to come to the floor. This is our colleagues’ chance to do exactly what they led their constituents to believe they’d do: defend the rule of law, without more excuses.”...
  • TX: Cross Border Open Carry March scheduled for Texarkana 28 March

    03/03/2015 2:00:02 PM PST · by marktwain · 1 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 2 March, 2015 | Dean Weingarten
    Arkansas became a constitutional carry state in August of 2013.  It took about a year and a half, dozens of open carry marches, and a change of the Attorney General, for that fact to be generally recognized.  The picture above is one of the marches taking place in Little Rock.  I do not recall a single marcher ever being arrested for carrying a firearm.    From thv11.com: In 2013, former attorney general Dustin McDaniel issued an opinion saying he did not consider Arkansas an open carry state under act 746. We asked new attorney general Leslie Rutledge about her interpretation...
  • Gingrich: Obama helped turn Netanyahu Speech into World-Wide Event!

    03/03/2015 1:55:26 PM PST · by Arcy · 32 replies
    3-3-15 | Arcy
    In an interview with Sean Hannity, former speaker and 2012 presidential candidate, Newt Gingrich remarked that, Obama's refusal to meet with Israeli Prime Minister, Bibi Netanyahu helped to "turn the speech into a world-wide event". He further commented that weeks earlier when it became public that Obama would not be meeting with Netanyahu during his visit, immediate requests for tickets exceeded the house capacity by 2,500 seats. He added that, "Netanyahu's popularity among both sides of the isle was so great, that it took him much longer to make his way to the podium than it does Obama prior to...
  • Iran responsible for Beirut bombing, U.S. judge finds / Relatives of 241 Marines seek recompense

    03/03/2015 1:36:49 PM PST · by huldah1776 · 18 replies
    SFGate (posting for Washington Post) ^ | 2003, May 21 | Allan Lengel
    2003-05-31 04:00:00 PDT Washington -- A federal judge ruled Friday that Iran was behind the 1983 bombing of the Marine barracks in Beirut that killed 241 U.S. servicemen, clearing the way for more than 600 of their relatives to collect financial damages against the Islamic republic. In a 30-page decision that resulted from a lawsuit filed by the families, U. S. District Judge Royce Lamberth wrote that the terrorist group Hezbollah had carried out the attack at the behest of Iran and its Ministry of Information and Security. "The approval of both the Ayatollah Khomeini and President Rafsanjani was absolutely...
  • Scott Walker Backs Legislation to Protect Infants from Late-Term Abortion

    03/03/2015 1:17:52 PM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 4 replies
    Weekly Standard ^ | March 3, 2015 | John McCormack
    In an open letter released on Tuesday, Wisconsin governor Scott Walker said he would sign legislation banning most abortions after the fifth month of pregnancy, the point after which infants can feel pain and survive if born prematurely. "As the Wisconsin legislature moves forward in the coming session, further protections for mother and child are likely to come to my desk in the form of a bill to prohibit abortions after 20 weeks. I will sign that bill when it gets to my desk and support similar legislation on the federal level," Walker wrote. "I was raised to believe in...
  • What's America's Economic Fragility Score?

    03/03/2015 1:09:09 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 1 replies
    Of Two Minds ^ | 03/03/2015 | Charles Hugh Smith
    By this measure, the U.S. scores very poorly: 4 out of a possible 5 on the Fragility Index. There is a certain logic to the idea that stability is a good predictor for future stability: if a nation's economy and governance are stable and devoid of disorder, this trajectory of stability will be durable, right? Well, actually, no. Nassim Nicholas Taleb and co-author Gregory F. Treverton argue in their essay The Calm Before the Storm: Why Volatility Signals Stability and Vice Versathat "the best indicator of a country’s future stability is not past stability but moderate volatility in the relatively recent past." Taleb and...
  • House Concedes Immigration Fight, Passes ‘Clean’ DHS Bill with 75 GOP Votes

    03/03/2015 12:41:16 PM PST · by TexasCajun · 113 replies
    TheBlaze.com ^ | Mar. 3, 2015 | Pete Kasperowicz
    The House on Tuesday admitted defeat after a month-long effort to defund President Barack Obama’s executive action on immigration, and passed a Department of Homeland Security funding bill that leaves Obama’s plan intact. The vote came after dozens of House Republicans fought to the bitter end to reject the “clean” DHS bill, in an effort to oppose what they see as an unconstitutional action from Obama. The House passed the bill 257-167, and sending it to the White House for Obama’s signature into law. In the end, 167 Republicans voted against the Senate’s version of the bill. But because the...
  • Obama Makes the Worst Trade in US History: Israel for Iran

    03/03/2015 11:31:07 AM PST · by fredericbastiat1 · 12 replies
    TheBlaze ^ | 2015-03-03 | Benjamin Weingarten
    "To pause for a second, it bears emphasizing: Today analysts are discussing Iran as the center of stability and top ally in the Middle East, referring to a “special relationship” between America and a genocidal, Jew-hating, jihadist regime. Nary anyone has stopped to acknowledge the monumental, shameful and, dare I say, treasonous implications of this fact. Those in the Middle East however are fully awake to this metamorphosis, which is why Egypt has perhaps become Israel’s staunchest ally, and why several Arab nations – which may still detest Israel’s existence, but not as much as they fear their own survival...
  • 17 Errors & Omissions in Vox's Otherwise Excellent History of King v. Burwell

    03/03/2015 11:03:33 AM PST · by Ray76 · 1 replies
    Forbes ^ | Mar 2, 2015 | Michael Cannon
    This week, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in King v. Burwell, one of four legal challenges to an IRS regulation that purports to implement the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, but in fact vastly expands the IRS’s powers beyond the limits imposed by the Act. Just in time for oral arguments before the Court, Vox’s Sarah Kliff has produced what I think may be the best history of King v. Burwell and related cases I’ve seen. Still, there are a few important errors and omissions.... Kliff reports that all congressional staff involved with the drafting of the...
  • AN HONEST POLITICIAN!

    03/03/2015 10:46:32 AM PST · by jmaroneps37 · 5 replies
    coachisright.com ^ | March 3, 2015 | Ed Wood, staff writer
    Yes, we know that politicians are famous for making campaign statements and commitments that once elected, we never hear again. But there is one exception. See if you can identify who it is! On the CBS news program, “Meet the Press,” Sunday, September 7, 2008, this candidate was asked a number of questions: 1. Why don’t you wear an American flag pin in your lapel? “As I’ve said about the flag pin, I don’t want to be perceived as taking sides. There are a lot of people in the world to whom the American flag is a symbol of oppression.”...
  • Net Neutrality exposes Barack Obama’s not so well hidden inner Vladimir Putin

    03/03/2015 10:36:59 AM PST · by Starman417 · 11 replies
    Flopping Aces ^ | 03-03-15 | Vince
    On Thursday the FCC moved to regulate the Internet via what’s commonly called Net Neutrality – although like Obamacare before it was passed, we don’t know everything that’s included in it! Net Neutrality is beyond a doubt the single most despicable thing Barack Obama has done as president. (The FCC is ostensibly an independent agency, but under Obama it’s been anything but.) The big push for Net Neutrality came from Silicon Valley content companies who were whining that ISPs such as Comcast, Time Warner and AT&T were slowing or threatening to slow content that sucked up massive amounts of bandwidth....
  • Breaking…WH Plans to Develop a “Country Within a Country” of 15 Million “New Americans”

    03/02/2015 5:32:21 PM PST · by dontreadthis · 113 replies
    independent sentinel ^ | February 28, 2015 | Sara Noble
    The White House has plans to legalize 13 to 15 million illegal immigrants who will then establish a “country within a country.” The following Mark Levin interview with Susan Payne is shocking but it also puts all the pieces into place. Susan Payne is a contributor to WCBM, Baltimore and Co-Host of the Pat McDonough Radio Show, Unbeknownst to the Obama officials, Ms. Payne was invited to listen in on conference calls at an immigration rally. Cecilia Munoz, director of the White House Domestic Policy Council, and 16 members of the White House cabinet were on the first call. White...
  • Obama Absent from Speech Where Holocaust Survivor Honored

    03/03/2015 8:53:27 AM PST · by Arcy · 28 replies
    3-3-15 | Arcy
    In a speech given by Prime Minister B. Netanyahu, outlining the dangers of an nuclear Iran, he also honored a Nobel prize winner, a man who survived the Holocaust and gave rise to the words, "Never again!" Obama was conspicuously absent.
  • Lawyers for Accused Boston Marathon Bomber Demand Charges Be Dropped [semi-satire]

    03/03/2015 8:43:06 AM PST · by John Semmens · 1 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 1 March 2015 | John Semmens
    Lawyers for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the person accused of complicity in the Boston Marathon bombing, are demanding that charges against their client be dropped. “The law guarantees every person accused of a crime will be judged by a jury of his peers,” said Judith Mizner, lead attorney for the defense. “Mr. Tsarnaev’s peers are his fellow jihadis. None of them can set foot in the courtroom without fear of being arrested. Consequently, Mr. Tsarnaev’s fundamental civil right to a jury of his peers cannot be fulfilled. His indictment should be dismissed.” The federal appeals court in Massachusetts, though, denied Mizner’s request....
  • Netanyahu and Jewish Survival

    03/03/2015 7:34:45 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 6 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 03/03/15 | Alan Caruba
    What Netanyahu also knows is that President Obama seems to have blind spot when it comes to the growing anti-Semitism that resembles what existed in the 1930s in Europe In 1933, approximately 9.5 million Jews lived in Europe, representing 1.7% of the total European population which, in turn, was about 60% of the Jewish world population, estimated to have been 15.2 million. By 1945, in the wake of the Holocaust, two out of every three Jews would be dead. By 2012 the global Jewish population by had reached 13.75 million. That is less than 0.2 percent of the world’s population....
  • World leaders will be yakking it up with snub-snit Obama in Situation Room

    03/03/2015 7:32:15 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 5 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 03/03/15 | Judi McLeod
    Netanyahu Congress Address: While Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is addressing a joint session of Congress, 11 a.m. this morning, President Barack Obama, Vice President Joe Biden, Secretary of State John Kerry and 34 Democrats will be ‘I am Charlie Hebdo’-like MIA. According to politico.com, (who only checked his schedule), Obama will be hunkered down in the White House storied Situation Room, talking—via video conference—to European leaders. Nothing like the Situation Room to hide in when the enemy of whom you are so envious is holding forth in front of Congress and public tuned in over the Internet worldwide.
  • Updates: Netanyahu Address To Congress

    03/03/2015 5:54:58 AM PST · by Biggirl · 1 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | March 3, 2015 | Joel B. Pollak
    Introduction: Israeli Prime Minister addresses Congress on Tuesday, March 3. His topic, as per Speaker of the House John Boehner, is to explain “the grave threats radical Islam and Iran pose to our security and way of life.” The invitation was announced after President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address in January, during which he vowed to veto any new Iran sanctions bills. Obama has also downplayed the threat of terror and declined to tackle “radical Islam.”
  • Right-to-Work Debate: Former Labor Boss and Think Tank Labor Expert Square Off

    03/03/2015 5:37:27 AM PST · by MichCapCon
    Michigan Capitol Confidential ^ | 2/25/2015 | Jack Spencer
    Former Michigan AFL-CIO President Mark Gaffney and Vincent Vernuccio, director of labor policy at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy, squared off Tuesday, Feb. 10, in a debate over Michigan’s right-to-work law. “Those who are behind it want to see unions weakened,” Gaffney asserted. “Right-to-work comes from the rise of the political right in this country and the conservative movement becoming more active.” “If that’s so, than why have we seen unions actually growing in some right-to-work states?” Vernuccio responded. The debate was sponsored by the Michigan Labor and Employment Relations Association. An audience of approximately 50 attended the event,...
  • Improvised/Homemade Firearms Have Long Exposed Folly of 'Gun Control' ' (gallery/video)

    03/03/2015 3:03:32 AM PST · by Reaganite Republican · 12 replies
    Reaganite Republican ^ | 03 March 2015 | Reaganite Republican
    Way before 3-D printers were around, gun bans have been circumvented by the slapping-together of crude-yet-effective weapons. Yet another reason 'gun control' will never control anything, except perhaps the innocent citizenry made to be sitting ducks by unjustified obstacles to legitimate firearm ownership/supply. Even if too stoopid to make weapons themselves, all street criminals will surely find a HUGE black market in the wake of any US gun grabs or bans instituted by the vile, lawless Obama regime. The Left loves to preach how 'we could never deport 30M Mexicans'... I'd like to hear how they plan to corral 300M guns. And...
  • (Greenfield) The Obama Inquisition

    03/02/2015 11:09:12 PM PST · by Louis Foxwell · 20 replies
    Sultan Knish blog ^ | Monday, March 02, 2015 | Daniel Greenfield
    Monday, March 02, 2015 The Obama Inquisition Posted by Daniel Greenfield @ the Sultan Knish blog If you want to infuriate a liberal, question his patriotism. He’ll sneer, mock and ridicule the question. And then when he is up against the wall, he will mumble that the real patriots don’t need to wear flag pins because they covertly perform their patriotism in the dead of night when no one is looking. He may even trot out that fake Jefferson quote about dissent being the highest form of patriotism. No, Teddy Roosevelt didn’t say it either. He did however say that...
  • None Dare Call It Treason

    03/02/2015 6:11:32 PM PST · by PoliticallyShort · 14 replies
    PoliticallyShort.com ^ | 03/02/2015 | Nick
    A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious. But it cannot survive treason from within”, stated Marcus Tullius Cicero. Cicero continued, “the traitor moves amongst those within the gate freely, his sly whispers rustling through all the alleys, heard in the very halls of government itself. For the traitor appears not a traitor; he speaks in accents familiar to his victims, and he wears their face and their arguments, he appeals to the baseness that lies deep in the hearts of all men …He rots the soul of a nation”. Cicero’s statement to the Roman Senate in 58...
  • Netanyahu Flies Into Washington On A Wing And A Prayer

    03/02/2015 5:15:21 PM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 14 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 03/02/15 | David Singer
    Jew-hatred once again spreads its evil roots around the globe. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s trip to Washington this week is going ahead despite unsuccessful attempts from far and wide to shoot him down in flames before he was even airborne. President Obama’s unsuccessful attempt to stop Netanyahu’s visit by claiming breach of protocol —represents an ugly attempt to deny Netanyahu his right to freely address the Congress—the very nerve centre of the world’s leading democracy. Netanyahu has not been deterred by many Democrats threatening to boycott his speech. At least 30 House Democrats and 4 Democrat Senators will not...
  • The Obama Inquisition

    03/02/2015 5:08:46 PM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 5 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 03/02/15 | Daniel Greenfield
    And if you don’t believe in Obama, you’re a racist enemy of all that’s good and progressive who is going to liberal hell. Or as they call it, Portland. If you want to infuriate a liberal, question his patriotism. He’ll sneer, mock and ridicule the question. And then when he is up against the wall, he will mumble that the real patriots don’t need to wear flag pins because they covertly perform their patriotism in the dead of night when no one is looking. He may even trot out that fake Jefferson quote about dissent being the highest form of...