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Jul 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Jul 23, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BIG GOVERNMENT: On Tuesday, Vice President Joe Biden declared that America's jobs picture is brighter than ever. "Businesses are hiring at historic rates, with 52 consecutive months of net private sector job growth," said Biden in the newly released report supporting the reauthorization of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 1998, which President ...

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Jul 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Hill: Congress’s nonpartisan budget watchdog warned Tuesday that U.S. entitlement programs would drive the country’s debt to unsustainable levels in the coming years. The federal debt is now 74 percent of the nation's gross domestic product (GDP), the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) said in its latest long-term budget outlook, a product of the ...

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Jul 8, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) - According to the 2014 version of a report that the Department of Health and Human Services is required by law to issue annually, the percentage of Americans on welfare in 2011 was the highest yet calculated. The data for 2011 is the most recent in the report. HHS has calculated the percentage of all ...

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Jul 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Washington, D.C. (AP) - Kelly Parker was thrilled when she landed her dream job in 2012 providing tech support for Harley-Davidson's Tomahawk, Wisconsin, plants. The divorced mother of three hoped it was the beginning of a new career with the motorcycle company. The dream didn't last long. Parker claims she was laid off one year later ...

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Jul 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY CALLER: The Obamas have spent over 44 million dollars in taxpayer money on travel and vacations. Some are even calling him the “most well-trvaeled, expensive” president in our nation’s history. As Americans head off for the long holiday weekend, let’s take a look back at some of the president’s holiday spending. Our president vacations ...

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Jul 3, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

(CNSNews.com) - The number of Americans 16 and older who did not participate in the labor force climbed to a record high of 92,120,000 in June, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). This means that there were 92,120,000 Americans 16 and older who not only did not have a job, but did ...

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Jun 29, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from USA TODAY: The recent run-up in gasoline prices will make the Fourth of July weekend the costliest for motorists since 2008. Prices will average about $3.68 a gallon for regular grade gas, up 17 cents from last year but well below the all-time $4.11 record set just after July 4, 2008. Rising crude oil prices ...

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Jun 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from InfoWars: Small towns and counties in states bordering Mexico are drowning in debt due to the swarm of illegals stealing and destroying property, requiring expensive medical care and needing proper burials, all of which the federal government has largely refused to pay for. For example, in Brooks Co., Texas, which is 75 miles north ...

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Jun 27, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from NRO: According to a major new report from the Center for Immigration Studies (CIS), net employment growth in the United States since 2000 has gone entirely to immigrants, legal and illegal. Using data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, CIS scholars Steven A. Camarota and Karen Zeigler found that there were 127,000 fewer ...

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Jun 26, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Jun 20, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) - The total number of disability beneficiaries in the United States topped 11 million for the first time last month, increasing from 10,996,447 in April to a record 11,004,507 in May, according to new data released by the Social Security Administration. The number of Americans receiving disability benefits continues to exceed the population of Greece, ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from BLOOMBERG: Gasoline in the U.S. climbed this week, boosted by a surge in oil, and is expected to reach the highest level for this time of year since 2008. The pump price averaged $3.686 a gallon yesterday, up 1.2 cents from a week earlier, data posted on the Energy Information Administration’s website late yesterday ...

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Jun 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) – The seasonally-adjusted price index for meats, poultry, fish, and eggs hit an all-time high in May, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). In January 1967, when the BLS started tracking this measure, the index for meats, poultry, fish, and eggs was 38.1. As of last May, it was 234.572. By ...

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Jun 13, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE BLAZE: The Congressional Budget Office released a report this week that once again raises the idea of taxing drivers based on how far they drive, in order to generate more revenue for federal highway programs. CBO’s report said the spending obligations of the federal highway trust fund will be higher than available revenues ...

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Jun 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from The Sydney Morning Herald: Tony Abbott is seeking a conservative alliance among "like-minded" countries, aiming to dismantle global moves to introduce carbon pricing, and undermine a push by US President Barack Obama to push the case for action through forums such as the G20. Visiting Ottawa for a full day of talks with the ...

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Jun 9, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from NY POST: If you think of the United States of America as a store, its recent decisions and scandals resemble a sale, perhaps a fire sale. Or maybe even a “Going Out of Business” sale. The list of dramatic markdowns is breathtaking. They include trading away five murderous terrorists for a likely Army deserter, ...

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Jun 7, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Daily Caller: A Vermont firearms dealer says the Obama administration is responsible for him having to lay off 41 of its workers in a “last minute” move that has even angered some of the state’s liberal politicians. Century International Arms had a $30 million contract in place to import World War II era ...

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Jun 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from INFOWARS: In the week that the European Central Bank cut its deposit rate for banks from zero to -0.1%, economist Martin Armstrong warns that negative interest rates are coming to the United States, meaning that Americans will be forced to pay just to keep their money in the bank. In a move described as ...

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Jun 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) - The percentage of American civilians 16 or older who do not have a job and are not actively seeking one remained at a 36-year high in May, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. In December, April, and now May, the labor force participation rate has been 62.8 percent. That means that 37.2 percent ...

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Jun 6, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

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Jun 5, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

BELLINGHAM, Wash. -- A Bellingham High School drama teacher has issued a formal apology after her awards ceremony devolved into an evening of profanity, jokes about a priest having sex with kids, and a box of sex toys. A parent attended the ceremony in the school auditorium with her 17-year-old daughter, who was nominated for ...

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Jun 5, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from THE BLAZE: In connection with the release of his new book “America: Imagine a World Without Her,” we conducted an interview with bestselling conservative author, filmmaker and recent Real News guest, Dinesh D’Souza. In the interview, we covered such topics as the left’s disingenuous championing of the “little guy,” the twisted historical narrative being ...

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Jun 5, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

(CNSNews.com) -- The percentage of 18- to 64-year olds who live below the poverty level has increased 30.5% since 1966, two years after Lyndon Johnson declared the War on Poverty, according to the latest data from the U.S. Census Bureau. “We have declared unconditional war on poverty. Our objective is total victory. I believe that 30 ...

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Jun 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Chuck Biscuits

Excerpted from DAILY CALLER: The EPA’s regulations on greenhouse gases will reduce family income, decrease GDP and ultimately shrink the job market come, according to new research from the conservative Heritage Foundation. The goal of the new regulation is to reduce carbon emissions, in part by implementing cap-and-trade measures at the state level to cut down ...

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