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Obama: "If You've Got a Business - You Didn't Build That! Somebody Else Made That Happen"
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Obama: "If You've Got a Business - You Didn't Build That! Somebody Else Made That Happen"

Barack Obama lectured supporters on economics and entrepreneurship last night in Roanoke, Virginia. He actually said this, "If you’ve got a business -- you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen." 

07/16/2012
Full Repeal Part 1: Do Not Implement a PPACA Exchange
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Full Repeal Part 1: Do Not Implement a PPACA Exchange

Freedom-loving Americans are more determined than ever to be rid of the misnamed Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, knowing as we do that it will neither protect patients nor be in any way affordable.  FreedomWorks and other pro-freedom organizations have a simple Five Point Plan for full repeal. The first two of those points call for states to limit the Act's reach. It is important for activists and policy makers to understand these points and be able to explain them to others.First,  governors and legislators should decline to implement the Act's exchange in their state.The final four points are to decline to expand the state's Medicaid program, and for pro-repeal candidates to win the House, Senate, and Presidency in November. Then, of course, we will have to keep the pressure on our elected officials to pass a full repeal and proceed with reforms that champion patient centered health care and free market principles. 

07/16/2012
PPACA Waivers and the Roberts Decision
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PPACA Waivers and the Roberts Decision

The Obama administration granted more than 1600 waivers over compliance with parts of the Patient Protection Affordable Care Act. The Supreme Court ruling that the individual mandate is a tax will not affect the waivers, as they dealt with what kind of insurance people have, not whether they have it.  The ruling, and the waivers, point us directly to the disaster that awaits the country unless the PPACA is fully repealed.

07/03/2012
How the Fed is Making a Mess of our Economy
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How the Fed is Making a Mess of our Economy

The Fed decided last week to extend Operation Twist, a program that involves buying up short term government bonds in order to purchase long term government debt.  This is not only a waste of time and money, but it also represents yet another attempt on the part of the government to manipulate the free market and pick winners and losers in the process.

06/28/2012
SWATting Against Conservative Bloggers Continues Unabated
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SWATting Against Conservative Bloggers Continues Unabated

The harassment of conservative bloggers has been in the news quite a bit lately, and for good reason. The story has been covered at FreedomWorks previously, and in the month since, the situation has gotten worse.

06/26/2012
Obamacare SCOTUS Fever Has No Cure
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Obamacare SCOTUS Fever Has No Cure

The countdown has begun.The time of year normally reserved for excitement only among baseball fans and out of school students has an added political component that's unusual even for a presidential election year: a nation breathlessly awaiting a Supreme Court decision that could swing that election.

06/26/2012
A Liberal Inadvertently Reveals Death Panels Again, Chapter 5,621,980
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A Liberal Inadvertently Reveals Death Panels Again, Chapter 5,621,980

I'm not normally in the habit of rewarding leftist blogs with links or mentions that drive up their traffic, but today I can't resist.Here in Oregon, owing to the large population of liberal voters in our urban centers, one of the most followed blogs is Blue Oregon. Think of Blue Oregon as a sort of ThinkProgress on a state level.

06/21/2012
Hostile Takeover
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Hostile Takeover

FreedomWorks President Matt Kibbe has a terrific new book, "Hostile Takeover". Kibbe describes how the explosion of information choices available to Americans has already changed politics and will continue to do so.  Though not organized this way, there are three broad themes in the book, leading to one inescapable conclusion:Top-down journalism is a dying paradigmTop-down, Keynesian economics is a tool of oppressionTop-down politics is no way to run a free countryThe inescapable conclusion: while there is a lot of work ahead of the advocates for individual freedom and limited government, the decentralization of information has the wind at our backs.

06/21/2012
The Cold War Against Global Warming Skeptics Continues
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The Cold War Against Global Warming Skeptics Continues

A University should be a place of light, of liberty, and of learning. ~ Benjamin Disraeli A disturbing trend is developing in our institutions of higher learning - a trend that evokes visions of George Orwell or the Soviet Politburo. There have been an alarming number of unexplained terminations of professors who have dared to challenge the orthodoxy of the left. The most recent examples occured at Oregon State University and UCLA within the past few weeks.

06/21/2012
The Hunger Champion Awards: Race to Waste
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The Hunger Champion Awards: Race to Waste

Last year, Ashe County, South Carolina received national recognition from the US Department of Agriculture for their work involving the Department of Social Services. However this attention only highlights the wasteful spending of government. Through the Food and Nutrition Service (FNS), a USDA agency, the Hunger Champion awards are handed out annually to local government agencies for increasing participation in food stamps or Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program (SNAP).

06/21/2012

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