Morning Briefing for August 5, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For August 5, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.1. The Debt Rises, The Economy Sinks2. Lisa Jackson is Using the EPA to Destroy the Coal Industry3. Uh Oh! The Progressives Have Figured Out How The Tea Parties Took Over the GOP…4. Chevy Volt’s Loss is GM’s Gain?
I’m Back On At Night #EERS
I’m finally back on at night full time, having spent the better part of two weeks filling in for Neal Boortz.And just in time to cover the blood bath on Wall Street today.You can listen live by going to http://wsbradio.com and you can call in at 1-800-WSB-TALK.The show starts at 7pm and runs till 10pm ET.Consider this an open thread.
The Horserace for August 4, 2011
IA Caucus: Feb. 6, 2012NH Primary: Feb. 7, 2012NV Caucus: Feb. 18, 2012SC Primary: Feb. 28, 2012That sound you hear is the Huntsman campaign imploding. Or it could be the Perry campaign launching. Both are happening concurrently. A slew of new polling is out showing a Rick Perry entry is going to shake up the race. Even more so, Sarah Palin is joining the soundbite | Read More »
Morning Briefing for August 4, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For August 4, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to get the Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Agenda for the 2011 RedState Gathering 2. The Case of the Missing President 3. Let Them Eat Cake! DNC Blows Off Unions For Obama’s 50th Birthday Bash! 4. A Rational Shut Down Strategy
Agenda for the 2011 RedState Gathering
RedState Gathering 2011 AgendaFriday, August 12, 20116:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Welcome Reception with welcome by Rep. Tim Scott (R-SC)7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Gov. Rick Scott of Florida Senator Jim DeMint of South Carolina8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Reception with Gov. Nikki Haley Saturday, August 13, 20118:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. American Majority Training Session10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Welcome from Gov. Nikki Haley | Read More »
Morning Briefing for August 3, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For August 3, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to get the Morning Briefing every morning at no charge. 1. Reflections on the Deficit Deal 2. Congressional Democrats Aim to Kill Energy’s Golden Goose 3. Harry Reid Admits He’s a Terrorist Hijacker of FAA Funding 4. Jonah Goldberg is tired of the vicious hypocrisy of these people…
Two More Days for Boortz
Today I’m filling in for Neal Boortz again. The Talkmaster finally returns from the far side of the world on Thursday. Tune in live from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET by clicking right here. The phone number is 1-800-WSB-TALK. Consider this an open thread.
The Necessity of the Fight
Here’s something no one wants to talk about, whether Republican or Democrat. Well, I should not say no one, but pretty much every Republican and Democrat who participated in the terms of the debate over the debt ceiling has ignored this.Government spending is going above 25% of GDP.Tax revenue, up until the last two years has averaged 18.5% GDP.Let’s give the Democrats, for the sake | Read More »
Morning Briefing for August 2, 2011
RedState Morning Briefing For August 2, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.I’ll be filling in for Neal Boortz again today. You can listen live from 8:30 a.m. to 1p.m. by going to http://wsbradio.com and call in at 1-800-WSB-TALK.— Erick1. The Necessity of the Fight2. Obama is the Big Winner in the Debt-Ceiling Debate3. Barack Obama is Keyser Soze4. The | Read More »
Barack Obama is Keyser Soze
Playing off of Francis’s timely post, I think we should start considering Barack Obama the Keyser Soze of American politics.He’s got the Democrats to take the fall with the base, convinced Obama is an inept negotiator.He’s got the GOP befuddled thinking they’ve had some success.Meanwhile, Obama himself gets several loose ends sewn together that could complicate his re-election, including the debt ceiling, spending cuts, and | Read More »
Back on for Boortz
Today I’m filling in for Neal Boortz again and I’ll tell you all about the debt ceiling. Tune in live from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET by clicking right here. The phone number is 1-800-WSB-TALK. Consider this an open thread.
So What’s the Deal With the Deal
Here’s the deal — I think we should hold out till after August 3rd because I think August 2nd is an imaginary deadline.I likewise think the super committee is going to raise taxes — and raise them in a big way.Also, I’m convinced the GOP is lying to itself on this plan.All that said, we’re not going to get a better deal now. The GOP | Read More »
Not Playing the Fool
There are a lot of Republicans tonight willing to play the fool for the GOP in this debt ceiling plan. They say, for example, that there will be no tax increases from this super committee. Never mind that the Democrats are saying otherwise.I can prove to you right now that there will be tax increases.The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) expects the Bush tax cuts to | Read More »
Morning Briefing for August 1, 2010
RedState Morning Briefing For August 1, 2011Go to www.RedStateMB.com to getthe Morning Briefing every morning at no charge.I’ll be filling in for Neal Boortz again today. You can listen live from 8:30 a.m. to 1p.m. by going to http://wsbradio.com and call in at 1-800-WSB-TALK.— Erick1. Not Playing the Fool2. Why We Fight3. The Liar, The Witch, and The Wardrobe: Five Lies about the Debt Limit | Read More »
The RedState Gathering
At the first RedState Gathering, a few people national audiences had not really heard of named Nikki Haley, Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz, Michael Williams, and Ken Cucinnelli showed up.Last year, we had a few more.This year, we’ll have Governor Rick Scott of Florida, Governor Nikki Haley of South Carolina, Governor Rick Perry of Texas, Senator Jim DeMint of South Carolina, Treasurer Don Stenberg of Nebraska, | Read More »