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With President Obama's umpteenth (twentieth, if you're counting) pivot back to jobs and the economy, there has been a lot of trotting out of the concept that meaninful economic recovery must begin with the "middle class". Politicians, economists, and pundits alike have all revived the meme, but almost none are directly addressing that fact the "middle class" has reached the mythical status of unicorns or free health care for all.
Texas Senator Ted Cruz, along with Senator Mike Lee, has been one of the chief warriors out on the frontlines of this battle to defund Obamacare. He appeared on Fox News Sunday today, but was under attack before he even made it on camera... by his own party nonetheless. Fox host Chris Wallace said he received opposition research from top Republicans to use against Ted Cruz.
Democrat Official Wishes Death to Children of Cruz Staffer
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Scott and Robin Price, parents of 15 year-old Anna and 11 year-old Jay, have what they call a “not normal, normal life.” In some ways, their lives are no different than any other family: shopping for dresses for the school dance, going to church, and spending time together. The only difference is their children, Anna and Jay, both have special needs.
FreedomWorks Activists Celebrate the House CR: “Your move, Harry Reid”
Washington, DC- After thousands of phone calls from grassroots activists nationwide, House Republicans passed a continuing resolution that funds all functions of the government without funding the President’s broken health care law until December 15.
New EPA Regulations: Obama Begins Carpet Bombing the Coal Industry
On the eve of this past election, we made a plea to toss-up states that are widely described as residing in coal country to understand that if President Obama were to emerge victorious, the EPA would soon unleash a slew of anti-coal regulations that would absolutely crush t
Yesterday President Obama gave a speech to the Business Roundtable organization in Washington, DC. The speech was carried by the major news networks for all to see, and see we did. During his speech we saw Obama try to spin like he's never spun before, so much so you might think he was trying to swing dance.
ObamaCare, Unions and Destruction of Constitutional Order
Personal Freedom and Prosperity 110: The Rule of Law Atop the confederation of executive agencies sits the Chief Executive and his immediate staff, who have been the greatest beneficiaries of the new technologies of government. The president (or prime minister) monitors and directs the activities of hundreds of agencies in real-time from a single locus of authority.
Last week, the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) debated the funding of Common Core, deciding to delay approval on the proposed $113 million implementation budget. The board waited a week to decide, over the objections of board members who wanted the approval as rushed as the rest of Common Core has been.