Budget cut suggestion

Let's see maybe I can get some people to agree with me that here is a great place to do 2 things at once.  Cut about $3 billion out of our annual budget and reduce our involvement in foreign conflicts.  Since we are on the hook for 1/4 of this...

Abolishing FEMA: A Weak Irresponsible Government

I was listening to the Washington Journal on C-SPAN earlier this week. They were accepting phone calls and asking people how they feel about abolishing FEMA.  Abolishing FEMA is something I'd expect to hear from one of the characters in the movie...

Positing 5 Cardinal Liberal beliefs

1) Affirmative Action is a pro-black policy. 2) Being for Illegal immigration is a pro-Hispanic policy. 3) We can fix our deficit problems by taxing the rich. 4) The more money we put into education, the better our schools will perform. 5)...

HELP ME!!!

I am behind in foreign news I confess.  Can someone give me a real no nosense answer on what is going on in Syria?

Who steps up?

The lady was in serious need an asked the President to do something to help. Well someone stepped up.  

Religion and Government

Tonight, once again, on the news the topic of religion and politics was being discussed.  With some of the current Republican candidates, as usual religion and government is a hot topic.  This continues to make my skin crawl.  Ever since I was little...

Soooo?

Greed is the purview of the rich?  Only the man takes down the underprivileged? Pa. woman gets 9 yrs in minority-owned bank fraud 8/12/2011 | APNews A Pittsburgh woman will...

Really it is your money

A friend sent me this email!  RE-ELECT NO ONE ! The U.S. Congress sets a federal budget every year in the trillions of dollars. Few people know how much money that is so we created a breakdown of federal spending in simple terms. Let's...

Anatomy of Bush's Crash

Many of my debating buddies like to point to the crash in 2008 as a comparison to today's financial difficulties as a result of the economic/tax policies of the previous administration.  Actually it was the culmination of policies set in motion under...

Completely random

I know this is completely random, but does the Iowa straw poll even matter anymore?  Isn't the fact that Perry is way to much like Bush going to deter a lot of voters?   And who is really anxious for  tomorrow's vote in Wisconsin?