Monthly Archives: December 2011

Michelle Obama: “Practical” To Put Myself Highest On My Priority List | RealClearPolitics

First lady Michelle Obama tells Barbara Walters in a 20/20 special that it is “practical” for her to put her self highest on her priority list. Obama says she found her self slipping “pretty low” on her own priority list … Continue reading

Posted in News, Remarkable | Leave a comment

Attacks on Ryan Medicare proposal named ‘lie of the year’ – The Hill’s Healthwatch

The claim that House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan’s budget would end Medicare is the “lie of the year,” according to the fact-checking website Politifact. via Attacks on Ryan Medicare proposal named ‘lie of the year’ – The Hill’s Healthwatch.

Posted in News, Remarkable | 1 Comment

Review & Outlook: The Daqduq Disgrace – WSJ.com

One of the most widely photographed acts of President Obama’s first year in office was his symbolic pre-dawn salute to the caskets of U.S. soldiers returning to Dover Air Force Base. In the case of a terrorist named Ali Musa … Continue reading

Posted in News, Remarkable | Leave a comment

Government statistical agency helping NC Democrat | Campaign 2012 | Washington Examiner

The Carolina Journal, published by the Raleigh-based John Locke Foundation (for which I’ve given paid speeches on occasion) reports that staffers in North Carolina Governor Beverly Perdue’s office have been getting advance word on monthly unemployment statistics from the U.S. … Continue reading

Posted in News, Remarkable | Leave a comment

GOP blocks recess appointments – YouTube

GOP blocks recess appointments – YouTube.

Posted in News, Remarkable | Leave a comment

With More Vacation Days and Separate Travel, Price of Obama’s Annual Hawaiian Holiday Rises | Hawaii Reporter

    Hawaii Reporter research shows the total cost for the President’s visit for taxpayers far exceeded $1.5 million in 2010 – but is even more costly this year because he extended his vacation by three days and the cost … Continue reading

Posted in News, Remarkable | Leave a comment

Congressmen can’t say ‘Merry Christmas’ in mail | Campaign 2012 | Washington Examiner

Looks like the PC police have threatened members of the House of Representatives against wishing constituents a “Merry Christmas,” if they want to do so in a mailing paid for with tax dollars. Members who submit official mailings for review … Continue reading

Posted in News, Remarkable | 1 Comment

LePage: More Mainers receiving welfare than paying taxes — Maine Politics — Bangor Daily News

In reiterating his call for the need to cut humans services programs to save money, the governor said in his weekly radio address that Maine had 453,000 people receiving welfare benefits in 2010. At the same, he said, the state … Continue reading

Posted in News, Remarkable | Leave a comment

Pelosi: Extending Unemployment Benefits Would Create ‘600,000 Jobs’ | CNSnews.com

via Pelosi: Extending Unemployment Benefits Would Create ‘600,000 Jobs’ | CNSnews.com.

Posted in News, Remarkable | Leave a comment

Marine takes on the military establishment – YouTube

Marine takes on the military establishment – YouTube.

Posted in News, Remarkable | Leave a comment