Dingell plant carries Nazi sign??
Just heard some couple on Cavuto who was at the Dingell debacle. They made several claims about what happened: The only signs allowed in were pro-ObamaCare signs. They witnessed pro-ObamaCare people getting pulled out of line and brought in through a different entrance, filling up the first four rows. Those folks were raucous during the whole event. I didn’t catch if they said they saw | Read More »
On Making Michigan an Easy Target
Cross-posted on Right Michigan at www.RightMichigan.com. A lot of news has focused these past two weeks on Detroit’s “Big 3,” Washington, DC and the space between, literally and figuratively, and with good reason. There is universal agreement that the autos are in one heck of a mess, that it’s of their own making and that a lot of good, hard working people are going to | Read More »
Waxman replaces Dingell as Energy Chair.
Don’t you feel reassured by that news, Detroit? Waxman Wins Powerful Energy and Commerce Post Rep. Henry Waxman unseated fellow veteran Democratic lawmaker John Dingell Thursday to become chairman of the House’s powerful Energy and Commerce Committee. The House Democratic Caucus voted 137 to 122 to accept the recommendation of its steering committee and agreed to replace Dingell, 82 years old, a long-time friend of | Read More »
Observations from the Cheap Seats
I turned the radio louder and louder. It can’t be true — but it was. In a brilliant stroke of comedic relief, Senator Harry Reid and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced that the Big 3 might get their desired bail-out, but they would have to present their business plans in early December to Barney Frank and Chris Dodd for their respective committees to consider. Are | Read More »
Saving the economy (and the Big 3) through creative law enforcement
Cross-posted on Right Michigan at www.RightMichigan.com. More tickets. That’s the answer to the Big 3’s financial problems. If you missed it late yesterday, Ron Gettelfinger, the man pulling the strings for Big Labor as they attempt to extort another $25 billion from Congress said the problem with Detroit’s autos isn’t that their employees make, on average, about $45 an hour (all in) more than the | Read More »
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Green Jobs Fund?????
The latest on obama…. Congressmen John Dingell and Rick Boucher put together a “discussion draft”, the precursor to a bill that has already been given favor by obama. While any tax increase at this time is devastating (or at any time if you know anything of free markets and capitalism), what is very disturbing is one of the things that this tax increase will fund: | Read More »
Record number of Michigan families forced to live on streets under Dem leadership
Cross-posted on Right Michigan at www.RightMichigan.com. Talk about the economy and eyes can glaze over. There are numbers and statistics and projections and data points and bar charts… it’s all very academic. Except that it isn’t. The Ivory Tower connects, this morning, with the human side of the Granholm – Cherry economy. The faces of that economy? A mom and a dad and their little | Read More »
Debbie Dingell, meet Kirk Watson
Cross-posted on RightMichigan at www.RightMichigan.com. Debbie Dingell is Michigan’s Democratic National Committeewoman. Debbie Dingell is the wife of Congressman John Dingell. Debbie Dingell is a member of the Wayne State Board of Governors. Debbie Dingell was named by Crain’s Detroit Business one of the 100 Most Influential Women in Michigan. Debbie Dingell was named by the Washingtonian one of the 100 Most Influential Women in | Read More »