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    Three years into this presidency, and Obama wants us to celebrate because unemployment dropped 1/10th of a percent. As has been pointed out here and elsewhere, the numbers are nothing

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    I reported recently on EPA rules that ran the risk of causing shut downs of plants in Texas and elsewhere.  But that was before the massive heatwave began putting the

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    I’ve talked about General Motor’s CEO Dan Akerson before, but for those who don’t remember, he was appointed to the board of directors by President Obama to represent the administration.

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    The United States Federal Register adds an average of about 220 pages per day.  Yes, you read that right.  And yes, that means we are in the 80,000 pages per

    Again, No Compromise.

    Late last year, I posted a memo of sorts to anyone who might have listened. At the time, the issue at stake was the expiration of the Bush-era tax cuts.

    The President’s Spending Cut Prediction was Only Off by 4,000 Billion Dollars.

    Rep. Mick Mulvaney of South Carolina’s 5th district, had strong words today for House Democrats demagoguing the Cut, Cap & Balance proposal from Republicans.  Mulvaney correctly categorizes the Democrat’s own

    Of Demons and Debt Ceilings

    This week I interviewed Ann Coulter about her new bestseller Demonic; a history and analysis of the mob mentality of the American left.  As expected, Ms. Coulter had her wits,

    Americans Support Voter I.D.

    Voter I.D. is a fairly simple concept.  People vote.  When they vote, some would like to have the voter provide proof that they are who they claim they are.  Seems

    Own it.

    President Obama, it’s been almost three years.  Three years since you ‘inherited the worst economy since the Great Depression.’  Three years since you busted out your ‘mop’ to clean up this mess.

    Palin.

    It’s been almost three years since I, along with many others, was introduced to Governor Sarah Palin. In that time we have been saturated with coverage of her and just

    The EPA Must Be Stopped, and I’m Not Talking About Light Bulbs

    There’s been a lot of talk these days about light bulbs.  The Hill is reporting on how it’s shedding light on the “new Republican party,” one that is so

    More Union Workers Smoking Pot on the Job

    Remember the explosive story last year that revealed how our hard earned tax dollars were being spent so that bailed out union workers could spend their time drinking and smoking

    New York Times Brushes Off Ethical Concerns

    For those of you who missed it, The New York Times recently ran some controversial, front-page stories regarding the natural gas industry.  Specifically, some are questioning whether or not this

    You Asked For It Democrats

    As I noted last night, there is some serious concern amongst lefties that the Republicans are trying to steal the Wisconsin Democrat primary process during the current recalls taking place

    Manufacturing Necessity

    Last week, America had the joy of it’s first Twitter town hall.  Now don’t get me wrong.  I’m a big fan of Twitter, and I even believe that doing some