Attorney General Eric Holder in his remarks given to the Department of Justice in recognition of Black History Month said the following: Though this nation has proudly thought of itself as an ethnic melting pot, in things racial we have always been and continue to be, in too many ways, essentially a nation of cowards. […]
Bob Vander Plaats, a Republican Iowa gubernatorial candidate had an interview with Iowa Independent: Iowa Independent: This is your third run for governor. How is the 2010 campaign going to be different than your previous two?Bob Vander Plaats: First of all, there are a lot of things that haven’t changed. One thing that hasn’t changed […]
LifeSiteNews.com is reporting that Speaker Nancy Pelosi was rebuked by the Pope Benedict XVI during her meeting with him. The Vatican released a statement regarding the meeting: “His Holiness took the opportunity to speak of the requirements of the natural moral law and the Church’s consistent teaching on the dignity of human life from conception […]
Something for those who are into “wealth redistribution” to consider. The following quote is from the late Dr. Adrian Rogers (1931-2005) who was the pastor of Bellevue Baptist Church and founder of Love Worth Finding Ministries. You cannot legislate the poor into freedom by legislating the wealthy out of freedom. What one person receives without […]
From an e-mail sent by the Iowa Family Policy Center: Senate Study Bill 1128, if passed by the Iowa General Assembly and signed by the Governor, will give Iowa’s electoral votes to the winner of the national popular vote. That would make Iowa irrelevant in presidential elections. SSB 1128 will be heard in committee on […]
Greta Van Susteren was up in Alaska for the Iron Dog race and had a chance to interview Alaska Governor Sarah Palin regarding the Stimulus Porkulus (or now C.R.A.P. – Congressional Relief Action Plan ala Mike Huckabee) bill. Her message to President Obama – Veto the bill and send it back so that Congress can […]
Chris Van Hollen, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee Chairman, is already indicating that 2010 may be a tough year for the Democrats. “I’m not predicting any third waves here,” the Maryland Democrat said in remarks at a forum sponsored by Georgetown University and Politico. “If you look at first midterm elections historically, the president’s party […]
Megyn Kelly schools Press on the Fairness Doctrine. Kelly – “The public doesn’t want liberal talk radio.” Press evidently believes that conservative radio doesn’t operate in the public interest. I love it how NPR shouldn’t be touched with this though. If they go through with this, they had better put Rush or Hannity on NPR. […]
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said in a speech he gave at the opening ceremony of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland: True, the state’s increased role in times of crisis is a natural reaction to market setbacks. Instead of streamlining market mechanisms, some are tempted to expand state economic intervention to the greatest […]
And it’s just been a month with the new President and Congress. What happened to Obama’s sunlight promise? That the public would get to see a bill for five days online before it is signed – broken promise. What about the Democrats promise to allow the public to see the proposed bill 48 hours before […]
It is Governor Palin’s Birthday today. Happy Birthday Governor Palin! One way to wish her a happy birthday is to go over to SarahPAC, sign up for updates and/or donate. You can also send her an e-mail here.
Went home from work early in order to practice capitalism, thought I’d cough up a lung and sell it on Ebay. While prepping myself for this capitalist venture I caught the following quote on Glenn Beck’s show by Rahm Emanuel, the White House Chief of Staff. This was said back in November to a Wall […]
According to a Newsweek article written by Jon Meacham and Evan Thomas. Well if we weren’t before, we certainly are now with Porkulus being passed. Interestingly the Dow takes a dive. We still need to fight this thing as it goes to conference. Meacham and Thomas say that we need to acknowledge the reality of […]
I thought this was pretty funny, only because I’ve had my own political phone mishap. Cynthia Adams shared a rumor that Governor Sarah Palin refused former President Bill Clinton’s phone call after the election thinking that it wasn’t really him. You might remember that she had been prank called before by a French-Canadian radio show […]
Yeah I really can’t add much commentary, but after making some calls to Capitol Hill it was confirmed that our Congress is completely deaf and blind to reality. HT: Le-gal In-sur-rec-tion Does anybody have any aspirin?
According to the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office, the Washington Times reports. President Obama’s economic recovery package will actually hurt the economy more in the long run than if he were to do nothing, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said Wednesday. CBO, the official scorekeepers for legislation, said the House and Senate bills will help in […]