U.S. auditors have concluded that more than $200 million was wasted on a program to train Iraqi police that Baghdad says is neither needed nor wanted. Read more about this government waste here.
Even the liberal New York Times admits in this article that the US doctor shortage will get worse under Obamacare.
It’s not pleasant to bring up a subject seemingly NO ONE wants to talk about. It’s even more unpleasant when you know you are opening yourself up to accusations of the filthiest kind. So — here it goes: America has a race problem.
In a lively panel at the American Enterprise Institute this week, author Robert Zubrin compared Obamacare-related comments by HHS’s Sebelius to Nazi propaganda.
Senator Jeff Sessions office has predicted the overall budget deficit over the next decade and it is dramatically higher than the numbers put out by the Obama campaign.
The stupidity from the Obama administration continues with its effort to push race-based discipline standards. If adopted, punishment rates would have to be equal across all racial and ethnic groups, no matter the behavior.
Read who joined executives from Nike, Starbucks, Microsoft and other major corporations in donating millions to destroy traditional marriage in Washington State.
Yesterday, the Senate narrowly voted (51-48) to raise taxes on 1.2 million small businesses, which will likely kill more than 700,000 jobs at a time when nearly 13 million Americans are out of work. Read what happened and what Obama’s economic plan entails.
A revised draft of a new U.N. treaty to regulate the multibillion dollar global arms trade raised hopes from supporters that the treaty would pass by today’s deadline. Read more about the last minute changes to this sweeping gun control effort here.
I’ve watched a number of rousing speeches on the floor of the House but have never quite seen a reaction like this. Rep. Kelly launches into an articulate, heart-felt attack on how the disconnected beltway politicians are killing business in the US. He gets a standing ovation and chants of “USA”!
You have to listen to it to believe it, but this state legislator, part of Obama’s “Truth Team,” believes that Romney are racists. Her tirade begins at 2:15.
A United Nations commission wants to legalize prostitution and all intravenous narcotics, worldwide. Read this story to find out why the UN will likely push out yet another treaty that defies common sense.
USDA encourages its employees to join an international (read United Nations) effort to reduce meat consumption and become more vegetarian. They get called out for this crazy suggestion by Senator Moran of Kansas. Read about it and see the video here.
Another proposed UN treaty that hasn’t received the same level of attention as the Law of the Sea Treaty and the UN Arms Treaty is a treaty that, if adopted, would take away the rights of some parents to decide on their children’s care, education, and other important decisions.
In this short video, watch Obama’s spokesman fumble and refuse to answer two senior correspondents’ questions about where Israel’s capital is. Why? Because the Obama administration refuses to acknowledge Jerusalem as Israel’s national capital.
Cocaine dealers, occupying leadership positions in both the GOP and Democratic parties, have been buying votes in Kentucky. Read this story to find out why and how long this has been going on.
The federal government, in an unprecedented move, has effectively taken control of a city’s law enforcement agency, the New Orleans Police Department. This followed a federal investigation and DOJ lawsuit against the city. Read about what the feds are requiring of the NOPD and the associated multimillion dollar cost.
An NSA whistleblower reports that the NSA is “pulling together all the data about virtually every U.S. citizen in the country.” Read more about this disturbing report here.
Although I’m not endorsing Ice T’s rap, his understanding of the 2nd Amendment is right on target: “The right to bear arms is because that’s the last form of defense against tyranny. Not to hunt.” Read his comment on this and watch the attached, entertaining video.
If you didn’t see this on O’Reilly, take the three minutes to watch this video. In it, O’Reilly advocates for a massive expansion of federal oversight over the purchase of guns and ammo, erroneously (and repeatedly) citing the Aurora shooter’s “60,000 rounds” of ammo purchased on the Internet.
In a move that serves as a capstone to Rep. Ron Paul’s colorful career, the House on Wednesday voted to have Congress’ chief investigators conduct a full audit of the Federal Reserve’s shrouded decision-making process. Read what Bernanke has to say about it.
Rather than stimulating thoughts of gun control, the Aurora shootings have caused gun sales in Colorado to skyrocket, with one local gun dealer claiming that he had the “busiest Monday all year.”
New treaties are now being promoted to take LOST’s place including the U.N. Convention on the Rights of the Disabled, which calls for government agents to supersede the authority of parents of disabled children and even covers abortion.
In yet another apparent vote fraud effort, a group called the Voter Participation Center is trying to register pets to vote, this time in Virginia. Read about Romney’s efforts to stop this.
A sophisticated group of conspirators was involved in the suicide bombing in Bulgaria that killed five Israeli tourists and a Bulgarian bus driver last week. Read more about what Bulgaria has discovered about the suicide team here.