Tagged: congress

Obama’s Plan to Waive Welfare Work Requirements is Illegal 0

Obama’s Plan to Waive Welfare Work Requirements is Illegal

From FoxNews: The House voted Thursday to shoot down President Obama’s plan to bypass Congress and waive work requirements for welfare. The changes would allow people in certain states to collect welfare checks for...

60 Minutes Versus Nancy Pelosi and Congress 1

60 Minutes Versus Nancy Pelosi and Congress

Did you miss the 60 Minutes program last night? If you did, please watch. Makes you wonder why Occupy Wallstreet isn’t Occupy Congress. This was an enlightening episode exposing all the millions made by...

Leadership Failure 2

Leadership Failure

The government is nearing its borrowing limit of $14.3 trillion and risks going into a crippling default. Seizing on public frustration about spending, House Republicans say they won’t lift the debt cap without more...

What Recession? 0

What Recession?

Even though Pelosi said she would run the most ethical congress ever, and she didn’t, even though she and her democrats were going to FIX the “skyrocketing” gas prices that we had under Bush...

Obama in Contempt of Congress 0

Obama in Contempt of Congress

Well I know what you’re thinking, me too, CONGRESS is in contempt of Congress. *Sigh* Just the same, it’s possible that the Obama Administration is in Contempt of Congress. “Attorney General Eric Holder has...

Congress Rebukes Obama on Libya 0

Congress Rebukes Obama on Libya

Even though NATO is one step from sending troops on land in Libya,  Obama’s “few days kinetic military action” has definitely been longer than the promised few days, and MORE than a kinetic military...

Congress Hands Over to President Worldwide War Authority 0

Congress Hands Over to President Worldwide War Authority

This might be the most disturbing news in a long time: The House just passed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), including a provision to authorize worldwide war, which has no expiration date and...

Soldiers Hostage? 0

Soldiers Hostage?

An opinion from RedState I thought worth sharing. In the past, American soldiers were classified as essential personnel. Therefore, should the government shut down our soldiers would keep getting paid. But Barack Obama has...

Congress Unpaid Parking Tickets 0

Congress Unpaid Parking Tickets

Somehow, I think that if our political leaders had to answer to the same laws WE do, things might be a little different in Washington. Members of Congress have immunity from many routine parking...

Congress Not the U.N. Should Authorize Force Against Libya 6

Congress Not the U.N. Should Authorize Force Against Libya

The Washington Times has something interesting to say about this latest news from Obama and the Libya matter. EDITORIAL: Obama’s illegal war Congress, not the U.N., should authorize force against Libya With Thursday’s passage...

February Deficit is Larger Than the Entire 2007 Fiscal Year Under Bush 0

February Deficit is Larger Than the Entire 2007 Fiscal Year Under Bush

How can you spend $223 billion in the shortest month of the year? Even if the delusional remarks about the U.S. not being broke were true, how long could that last? From the Washington...

111th Congress Added More Debt Than First 100 Congresses Combined 0

111th Congress Added More Debt Than First 100 Congresses Combined

“After years of historic deficits, this 110th Congress will commit itself to a higher standard: Pay as you go, no new deficit spending. Our new America will provide unlimited opportunity for future generations, not...

Congress Spending, to Oblivion and Beyond 0

Congress Spending, to Oblivion and Beyond

Why people keep electing these big spenders I don’t know. Well, some are leaving, but is it enough? Will the newly elected representatives spend less? For now, the lame duck congress wants to spend...

The Aristocracy in America, Congress 1

The Aristocracy in America, Congress

You know this magic number that Obama and democrats in Congress are using to set as a standard for paying higher taxes? If you earn more than $200,000, you’re almost regarded as a villain....