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Feb 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

(CNSNews.com) - The debt of the U.S. government has increased $6.666 trillion since President Barack Obama took office on Jan. 20, 2009, according to the latest numbers released by the Treasury Department. When President Obama was first inaugurated on Jan. 20, 2009, the debt of the U.S. government was $10,626,877,048,913.08, according to the Treasury Department’s Bureau ...

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Feb 4, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

Excerpted from The Washington Post: The Affordable Care Act will reduce the number of full-time workers by more than 2 million in coming years, congressional budget analysts said Tuesday, a finding that sent the White House scrambling to defend a law that has bedeviled President Obama for years. After obtaining coverage through the health law, some ...

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Feb 1, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from Breitbart: The pervasive use of generic over brand-name medications was anticipated to be a money-saver, but recently prices are soaring, even up 6,000 percent for some common drugs that were once fairly low-cost. As National Journal reports, pharmacists are perplexed about the huge price hikes in many drugs and are asking Congress to hold ...

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Jan 30, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Time.com: The economic picture is looking brighter these days. The federal government announced Thursday that economic growth had picked up to its fastest pace in two years, while employment growth over the past five months has averaged a healthy 185,000 new jobs. But as evidenced by a report out Thursday from the Corporation ...

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Jan 30, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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Jan 30, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from WASHINGTON SECRETS: Obama's 43-point State of the Union speech and second term agenda laid out to Congress on Tuesday will cost taxpayers nearly $40 billion more annually if fully implemented with over half -- $20.2 billion -- just to reform immigration, according to the National Taxpayers Union Foundation. The foundation, which annually tabulates the ...

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Jan 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

(CNSNews.com) - If you want to live among people who approve of the job Barack Obama is doing as president, you should move to Washington, D.C. That is the result of Gallup's polling on Obama's job approval in 2013, which showed that 80.8 percent of the residents of the District of Columbia approved of the job ...

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Jan 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from BRIEFING ROOM: Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa) in an interview Tuesday blasted President Obama's move to require new federal contractors to pay their employees above $10.10 a "constitutional violation." "We have a minimum wage. Congress has set it. For the president to simply declare I'm going to change this law that Congress has passed ...

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Jan 28, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from Briefing Room: President Obama will announced plans to use his executive authority to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour for federal contract workers during the State of the Union address, the White House said Tuesday. Federal workers like janitors, construction workers and dishwashers hired under new federal contracts would benefit from the ...

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Jan 26, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Talking Points Memo: Venture capitalist Tom Perkins compared liberals' push to reduce inequality in the United States to Nazi Germany's war on Jews. In a letter to the editor published in The Wall Street Journal, Perkins, a founding member of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, asks whether a "progressive Kristallnacht" is coming. Perkins's letter ...

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Jan 25, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

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Jan 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from E2Wire: Senate Republicans are pressing President Obama to make a decision quickly on the controversial Keystone XL pipeline. The letter sent to Obama on Friday lays out the history of the project, stating that Obama has had "more than enough time" to review the TransCanada oil-sands pipeline. "Given the length of time your administration ...

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Jan 24, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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Jan 22, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Excerpted from The Washington Times: America is in the midst of an energy boom has left the country floating in crude oil and natural gas — but consumers are seeing only modest returns at the gas pump, where analysts said the chief benefit has been stability, not cost-cutting. The conundrum has consumers scratching their heads and ...

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Jan 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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Jan 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

(CNSNews.com) -- A record 20% of American households, one in five, were on food stamps in 2013, according to data from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). The numbers also show there was a record number of individuals on food stamps in 2013 and that the cost of the program, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), ...

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Jan 21, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from WASHINGTON EXAMINER: Don't believe the happy talk coming out of the White House, Federal Reserve and Treasury Department when it comes to the real unemployment rate and the true “Misery Index.” Because, according to an influential Wall Street advisor, the figures are a fraud. In a memo to clients provided to Secrets, David John ...

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Jan 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Excerpted from Der Spiegel: The EU's reputation as a model of environmental responsibility may soon be history. The European Commission wants to forgo ambitious climate protection goals and pave the way for fracking -- jeopardizing Germany's touted energy revolution in the process. The climate between Brussels and Berlin is polluted, something European Commission officials attribute, ...

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Jan 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

Excerpted from NY POST: President Obama spent $831 billion of taxpayer money on a stimulus plan for the economy. He gave nearly $50 billion in aid to GM to keep it afloat. He lost $500 million on energy company Solyndra. All in the name of saving jobs. Yet when it comes to his own signature initiative, ...

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Jan 19, 2014 No Comments ›› Jake Hammer

It's got nothing to do with that communist fly on his forehead... Excerpted from Bloomberg: President Barack Obama said that racial tensions may have softened his popularity among white voters within the last two years, according to a story posted on the New Yorker magazine’s website today. “There’s no doubt that there’s some folks who just really ...

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Jan 18, 2014 No Comments ›› Spit Stixx

Actual terror attacks on farmers' homes Excerpted from Fox News: The Environmental Protection Agency has told farmers and ranchers it is sorry for handing private information about them over to environmental groups, but agriculture advocates who fear attacks from eco-terrorists say it's like closing the barn door after the horses escaped. In response to Freedom of Information ...

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Jan 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Here's the relevant part of the transcript of the video below via The Weekly Standard: "The essence of irresponsibility is seeing a harm, seeing the facts and refusing to act. What else do we know? We know that Obamacare is killing jobs all across the country. Indeed, Obamacare is the biggest job ...

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Jan 17, 2014 No Comments ›› Darby Crash

Excerpted from Breitbart: More bad news for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. As he tries to survive an explosive corruption scandal and stave off a federal audit on use of Hurricane Sandy funds, a new study ranks New Jersey the least economically solvent state in the nation. George Mason University's Mercatus Center released a working paper ...

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Jan 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Jack Flash

Gallup - More Americans, 42%, say they are financially worse off now than they were a year ago, reversing the lower levels found over the past two years. Just more than a third of Americans say their financial situation has improved from a year ago. Keep reading

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Jan 15, 2014 No Comments ›› Infidel Alie

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