National Security Hangs in the Balance As The Pentagon Braces for Sequestration
On Wednesday, the House passed the “No Budget, No Pay Bill” which will temporarily suspend the nation’s debt ceiling until May 19th. Included in the measure is a provision that
Most Americans Seem Okay with Raising Taxes as Long as it’s Not Their Taxes
There seems to be a growing sentiment in the population that taxes are okay. The thought of raising taxes on the rich is arguably one of the primary reasons President
The 8-plank bridge uniting “FiCons” and “SoCons”?
As the 112th Congress prepares to be sworn in, we realize anew that it is only because the stakes are so high that we even care about the continuing friction
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Back of the class: Washington Governor Gregoire gets “F” on fiscal report card
Adding to a nagging “what if” scenario that Washington voters can mull over when they mark their ballots in the U.S. Senate race between Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and two-time
It’s more than the economy, stupid.
Every poll on voter sentiment is saying the same thing – the principal concern for the electorate going into the 2010 election is the state of the economy and government’s relationship
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Stimulus – good for zero now, another recession later
With the worse than expected employment situation numbers released yesterday (July 2) some of the talking heads are calling for a second round of stimulus spending to kick start the
Remember when conservatives were winning?
Remember when conservatives were conservatives? In the Reagan years, the time of the only conservative American president in the modern era, one was a conservative, not a fiscon, neocon, socon,
A Different Attempt at a Civil Discussion of the Social Issues
Staunch_Libertarian wrote a post earlier that attempted to discuss, in a civil fashion, social issues and the conservative movement. However, the attempt got off to a shaky start, when s/he
Fearing for Sarah Pallin
Oprah,Madonna,Sarah Bernhardt, Bill Maher, Joy Behar, And Alec Baldwin have publicly proclaimed there love and support for Obama. They believe he his Jesus Christ and have robbed Jesus of his