Obama: The Middle Class Needs More Government

A Double Bogie on Basic Economics

In an Op-ed in the Boston Herald, President Obama laid out his “vision” for helping the middle class. Reading through the campaign-style op-ed we find that Obama continues to believe that the only real way to help the American economy is for the government to spend more and do more. First, President Obama finally provides his definition of middle More...

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By Thomas Burke On Thursday, August 8th, 2013
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REINS Act Proposes A Tighter Grip On Regulation (Part 3 of 3)

The REINS Act was passed in the House last week. Opponents say it will cripple the ability of federal agencies to create needed regulation. Supporters say it returns the responsibility of regulation and legislation More...

By Geoffrey Heald On Monday, August 5th, 2013
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The U.S. House Of Representatives Needs to Keep On Keepin On

The bitch-fest is on. There are those that say the House of Representatives is passing too many bills that won’t go anywhere. Because the Senate and White House are controlled by the dim-wits. And there are More...

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By Thomas Burke On Monday, August 5th, 2013

Will The Stop Government Abuse Act Stop Government Abuse? (Part 1 of 3)

Republicans in Congress claim they want to stop “government abuse”: extravagant spending and mistreatment of citizens. In a three-part series, we’ll examine the text of the bills they’ve More...

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By Tom Wyld On Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

Al Qaeda Stages Massive, Historic Jailbreak as Congress Debates Defense Spending

Overnight Sunday, one of the biggest jailbreaks in Islamist history freed at least 600 Salafi/Takfiri militants, including senior Jihadi leaders and plausibly high-ranking experts in unconventional technologies More...

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By Kerry Hazelton On Sunday, June 30th, 2013
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U.S. Senate To Modify FISA Amendments Act

A new piece of legislation recently introduced by Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) in the Senate could have an impact on the National Security Agency’s (NSA) ability to continue spying on domestic citizens, as More...

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By The Brenner Brief On Tuesday, June 4th, 2013

Gov. Chris Christie Announces Special Election To Fill Lautenberg Seat

TRENTON, NJ — Gov. Chris Christie today called for a primary election and a special election this year to fill U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg’s seat, saying the issues facing the country are “too great” More...

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By Janna Brock On Monday, June 3rd, 2013

Senator Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) Dead At 89

Democratic Senator Frank Lautenberg of New Jersey passed away Monday at age 89. Lautenberg was the last living Senator who served during World War II, marking the end of an era. He had struggled with numerous health More...

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By Geoffrey Heald On Wednesday, May 29th, 2013

Congresswoman Michele Bachmann Is Out

Controversial Tea Party leader and conservative Congresswoman Michele Bachmann will not run for re-election in 2014. One of the big names associated with conservatives and the Tea Party has released a YouTube video More...

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By Sara Marie Brenner On Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Report on Benghazi Sparks Additional Hearings

Congressman Darrell Issa (R-CA) announced today that the committee he chairs — the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee — will resume hearings sometime in May to focus on the Benghazi terrorist More...

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