Democrats vow to protect Boehner
Has this ever happened before in the history of the House of Representatives? A profoundly ineffective Speaker, a Speaker so weak that he has to depend on Democrat votes to pass legislation, is given assurances by the opposition party that they will protect him against his own caucus? Via The Hill: A number of right-wing Republicans, long wary of Boehner’s commitment to GOP efforts attacking | Read More »
Breaking: Right to Work has passed in Wisconsin.
Right to work will be established in Wisconsin next week.
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Big February Jobs Report and Apple is Added to the Dow
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Francis Cianfrocca to discuss the February jobs report, the story told by the raw numbers and Apple replacing AT&T in the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
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FREAK regulation leaves us less secure
The liberals, anarchists, and socialists are all telling us how Obama’s new Internet regulation plan is such a great idea. They say we need to trust government bureaucrats to keep us better off, making the Internet more like the DMV, instead of managed by corporations which are evil because they invest, compete, and create incentives were better, faster Internet for us, makes more money for | Read More »
WHOSE hill? OUR hill! WHOSE hill? OUR hill!
Capitol Hill is America’s hill, not the Democratic party’s. We reserve the right to have our kids slide down on it when it snows.
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The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Friends: Hillary’s Email, King v. Burwell, Net Neutrality & CPAC
Welcome back to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Friends! Tonight’s panel features regulars Scott Lincicome of the Cato Institute, F. Bill McMorris of the Washington Free Beacon, Jay Caruso of Pocket Full of Liberty, and guest Brian Faughnan of the LIBRE Initiative. Also, producer Aaron Gardner joins the panel as a contributor tonight as the guys talk Hillary’s private email account, the King v. | Read More »
These GOP Representatives think you are idiots UPDATED
One of the classic stunts in Washington is to vote for and against a bill. While Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) made “voting for it before voting against it” famous, he is by no means the only practitioner. Bob Dole was eviscerated because his voting record was replete with instances of him taking both sides on a position. When the House of | Read More »
Texas Files Early Discovery Motion Against Obama
The Texas Attorney General is attuned to the news cycle as the rest of us. This week came word that the Obama Administration had actually begun implementing his executive amnesty plan well before he claimed to. In fact, his administration claimed that the amnesty plan would not be implemented until mid-February. A few days before the start of implementation, a federal judge in Texas issued | Read More »
In King v. Burwell, Liberals Substitute False Confidence for Facts
Any seasoned Supreme Court watcher will tell you that it is impossible to predict with any level of certainty what the Supreme Court will do about anything. Generally speaking, the more confident someone sounds during the course of predicting the outcome of a Supreme Court case, the less confidence you should have in their analysis. This leads directly to the phenomenon we are witnessing now | Read More »
Follow the Money: Clinton Foundation
Many of us know what it’s like to be “dead broke;” some of us know the crushing weight of substantial debt. Unfortunately, most of us don’t have the connections or friends in high places with the financial capabilities of funding our charitable foundations to the tune of $2 billion. The direness of Clinton family’s financial position as they left the White House in 2001 may | Read More »
Obama’s CARI Program Blatantly Violates Your Fourth Amendment Rights
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Shikha Dalmia to discuss the disturbing CARI program that the feds use to blatantly violate your civil rights, how a program like this came to be and the political forces in Congress that may keep it going.
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Elon Musk And His Apparent Regrets Over The 13th Amendment
$0.93 Per Hour Convict Labor “They used inmates? That’s unfortunate.”- Oregon University Vice Chancellor Bob Simonton The radical fringes of American politics can be scary at times, but are a necessary component to our system. When the organization Critical Resistance put out a definition for the Term “Prison-Industrial Complex,” I confess to rolling my eyes and thinking “Cool story Bro. Pass | Read More »
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Meet the Man Advising Mitch McConnell and John Boehner
More than one hundred fifty House Republicans voted against Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) N/A% this week. They refused to vote to fund President Obama’s amnesty plan even though Boehner had summoned Fred Malek’s American Action Network to attack conservatives. Every Democrat sided with Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) N/A%, making Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) 16% more powerful | Read More »
Hillary Clinton Tweets A Less Than Credible Response
We now know Hillary Clinton conducted all of her email correspondence via an email domain with a server located in her private resident. The story has been brewing for days. The other day, Clinton spoke at a kid killing conference where a bunch of people who support kid killing creepily talked about bundles of joy. At the kid killing conference, Clinton made no reference to | Read More »
Helen Nianias (@helennianias) Blatantly Distorts Dana Loesch’s Point in the UK’s Independent
I’m not sure if Helen Nianias is intentionally malicious or just mentally defective. Or perhaps I should embrace the healing power of “and.” Either way, she and the UK Independent have blatantly distorted talk radio show host Dana Loesch’s cogent point on civil liberties. They headlined their story on Dana’s comments, “Radio host Dana Loesch says gay people will be stoned to death if Christians | Read More »