Monthly Archives: October 2012

Union leaders line up behind same-sex ‘marriage,’ Obama | LifeSiteNews.com

The UAW, AFL-CIO, SEIU, AFSCME, and other top unions have issued statements supporting same-sex “marriage.” Many state-level unions have followed suit, particularly in states like Maryland, where the issue is on the ballot this November. While some unions have backed … Continue reading

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Obama Carter Comparison – PolitiZoid – YouTube

Obama Carter Comparison – PolitiZoid – YouTube.

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As it struggled, A123 showered Democrats with donations, hired pricey lobbyist | WashingtonGuardian

The Massachusetts firm dished out nearly $1 million to hire a powerhouse lobbying firm with close ties to President Barack Obama between 2007 and 2009, and two of its top executives made personal donations to several high-profile Democrats in Congress … Continue reading

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Moroccan Pottery, Obamaphones, and Gaydar: How the Government Wasted Your Money This Year – Kevin Glass – [page]

Coburn details a $27 million U.S. Agency for International Development USAID program for pottery classes in Morocco. The program, which has a questionable premise in the first place, was doomed due to incompetence and mismanagement. Translators with a questionable grasp … Continue reading

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Obama: ‘We Got Back Every Dime’ of Bailout; CBO: Bailout Will Lose $24 Billion | CNSNews.com

President Barack Obama said on Thursday that “we got back every dime we used to rescue the financial system.” According to the Congressional Budget Office, however, the government will lose about $24 billion on the bailout. via Obama: ‘We Got Back Every Dime’ of … Continue reading

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Florida Passes Plan For Racially-Based Academic Goals « You can’t make this stuff up

On Tuesday, the board passed a revised strategic plan that says that by 2018, it wants 90 percent of Asian students, 88 percent of white students, 81 percent of Hispanics and 74 percent of black students to be reading at … Continue reading

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Income Tax Cut, JFK 1962 – YouTube

Income Tax Cut, JFK 1962 – YouTube.

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Issues 2012 | THE WELFARE WAIVERS: How They Really Do Water Down Work Requirements

Now, however, welfare reform is potentially being undercut. In July 2012, the federal Department of Health and Human Service (HHS) announced that it would begin “encouraging states to consider new, more effective ways to meet the goals of TANF, particularly … Continue reading

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cost of health-care reform Red Lobster, Olive Garden – OrlandoSentinel.com

In an experiment apparently aimed at keeping down the cost of health-care reform, Orlando-based Darden Restaurants has stopped offering full-time schedules to many hourly workers in at least a few Olive Gardens, Red Lobsters and LongHorn Steakhouses. via Darden Restaurants … Continue reading

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Feds paid $40M to firms tied to McCaskill’s spouse – ABC 33/40 – Birmingham News, Weather, Sports

Businesses affiliated with the husband of Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill have received almost $40 million in federal subsidies for low-income housing developments during her first five years in office, though it appears only fraction of that has made it to … Continue reading

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