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Sep 25, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from PJ MEDIA: In a September 13 email, Erin Hannigan of Organizing for Action’s “Truth Team” bragged about a “cool calculator from the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation” showing how Obamacare’s “tax credits” work, and encouraged everyone to “share it on Facebook or Twitter.”Obamacare’s opponents, especially those who advocate defunding it before it goes live, ...

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Sep 24, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Sep 23, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Forbes: It was one of candidate Obama’s most vivid and concrete campaign promises. Forget about high minded (some might say high sounding) but gauzy promises of hope and change. This candidate solemnly pledged on June 5, 2008: “In an Obama administration, we’ll lower premiums by up to $2,500 for a typical family per ...

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Sep 21, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Excerpted from The Hill: President Obama said conservative Republicans are willing to send America into a recession to stop ObamaCare as Washington is locked in another budget crisis. With federal funds set to run out on Oct. 1, House Republicans passed legislation Friday to keep the government up and running, but defunded the Affordable Care Act. ...

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Sep 20, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BLOOMBERG: Home Depot Inc. (HD), the world’s largest home improvement retailer, plans to end medical coverage for about 20,000 part-time employees and direct them to government-sponsored exchanges scheduled to open next month as companies revamp benefits to fit the U.S. Affordable Care Act. Employees with fewer than 30 hours a week will no longer ...

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Sep 20, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Excerpted from Salon: SALON: How big is the Fed balance sheet, $3 trillion? GRAYSON: $3.5 trillion. We’ve had a government takeover of the bond market. Stealth socialism’s been created. Government simply ends up owning more and more and more. If government had taken over the steel industry, maybe it ...

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Sep 19, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Sep 18, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

What's good for the goose...

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Sep 17, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Excerpted from Breitbart: A Census Bureau report released on Tuesday reveals that the typical American family now earns less than it did in 1989. In 1989, median household income was $51,681 (in current dollars). In 2012, median household income was $51,017. Keep reading

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Sep 16, 2013 Comments Off Jake Hammer

Carney: "entirely appropriate today for the president to talk about" the economy— Jennifer Epstein (@jeneps) September 16, 2013 Excerpted form Politico: White House press secretary Jay Carney defended the decision for President Obama to speak on the economy not long after Monday's mass shooting in Washington. It was, Carney said, "entirely appropriate today for the president to ...

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Sep 16, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Yeah? Then why was your entire first year obsessively spent on passing the economy-killing Obamacare?

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Sep 15, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Sep 15, 2013 Comments Off Darby Crash

WASHINGTON — On the eve of another fiscal showdown with congressional Republicans, President Obama is outright refusing to negotiate over an increase to the nation’s debt limit, saying doing so would alter “the constitutional structure of this government entirely.” “What I haven’t been willing to negotiate, and I will not negotiate, is on the debt ceiling,” ...

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Sep 14, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Politico: Republicans are now leading Democrats on handling several key issues, according to a new Wall Street Journal/NBC poll. The poll, released Friday, shows more Americans think that the Republicans are doing a better job on the economy, foreign policy and reducing the federal deficit. The GOP has an edge of 7 percentage points ...

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Sep 13, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from Washington Examiner: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau officials are seeking to monitor four out of every five U.S. consumer credit card transactions this year — up to 42 billion transactions – through a controversial data-mining program, according to documents obtained by the Washington Examiner. A CFPB strategic planning document for fiscal years 2013-17 describes the ...

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Sep 13, 2013 Comments Off Toro520

Excerpted from CNS News: (CNSNews.com) - The federal government raked in a record of approximately $2,472,542,000,000 in tax revenues through the first eleven months of fiscal 2013, which ran from Oct. 1, 2012 through the end of August, according to the Monthly Treasury Statement for August. That is up about $285 billion from the approximately $2,187,527,000,000 in ...

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Sep 11, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

DETROIT (CBS DETROIT) – How much would you pay for a gallon for milk? Dairy farmers warn that there could be a jump in price at the grocery store by year’s end. Ken Nobis is with the Michigan Milk Producers Association and notes that Congress has its plate full of very pressing issues and fears the ...

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Sep 11, 2013 Comments Off Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Washington Examiner: On Tuesday, the chief human resources officers of more than 100 large corporations sent a letter to House Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi urging quick passage of a comprehensive immigration reform bill. The officials represent companies with a vast array of business interests: General Electric, The Walt ...

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Sep 10, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from FOX BUSINESS: Small business owners who thought they were off the hook for ObamaCare regulations until 2015 may be in for an expensive wake-up call next month. Beginning Oct. 1, any business with at least one employee and $500,000 in annual revenue must notify all employees by letter about the Affordable Care Act’s health-care ...

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Sep 8, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

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Sep 7, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: A new Internal Revenue Service (IRS) policy will classify many waiters’ tips as taxable income instead of self-reported tips, leading to increased costs for restaurants. The IRS will begin classifying automatic tips at large restaurant tables — which are built into the bill, and which currently count as tips that are ...

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Sep 6, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from NYTIMES: The pornography industry, long accustomed to being a scapegoat for the country’s moral ills, is now being blamed for America’s economic failings, too. Employment in the motion picture and sound recording industries plunged in August, for a loss of 22,200 jobs. It was the sector with the biggest losses last month, and also ...

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Sep 6, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) - The number of Americans who are 16 years or older and who have decided not to participate in the nation's labor force has pushed past 90,000,000 for the first time, according to data released today by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The BLS counts a person as participating in the labor force if they ...

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Sep 6, 2013 Comments Off Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) – Over the last 56 months – since Barack Obama became president in January 2009 --unemployment has dropped 0.5%, from a rate of 7.8% in January 2009 down to 7.3% in August 2013, according to the latest numbers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). During those 56 months, the unemployment rate rose substantially to ...

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Sep 4, 2013 Comments Off Spit Stixx

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