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Morning Bell: The Imperial President Will Act on His Own

Morning Bell: The Imperial President Will Act on His Own

on August 17, 2013, 2:06 PM / in National News, News

By Matt Grinney In a recent email to supporters, President Obama lamented the frustrating inadequacy of his office. “There’s only so much I can do on my own” without Congress, he confessed. As a matter of constitutional interpretation, he’s right. But in practice, the President has shown a distinct contempt for the legal limits on his power. Obama’s imperial presidency […]

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“It’s The Law”

“It’s The Law”

on August 17, 2013, 7:40 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

Submitted by James Miller of The Ludwig von Mises Institute Of  Canada There is much casual talk about law and order among all classes of people. It is not considered awkward when discussing the peculiarities of life to declare something is “against the law.” It easily slides off the tongue and applies to all sorts of minor transgressions such as […]

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The Humorous Side of Law

The Humorous Side of Law

on August 16, 2013, 8:46 AM / in National News, News

Forget the Legal Fees, Pay the Client A Manhattan lawyer who sued his clients for attorneys fees has been found to have grossly overcharged his clients and was recently ordered to repay the couple over $21,000. Attorney Ronny Buni was representing Gerald and Vivian Kleinerman in a real estate battle with their co-op board. According to news reports, over $20,000 […]

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Focus

Focus

on August 16, 2013, 8:42 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson At the bottom of this post you will find a list of congressional town halls for the next week.  It is important that you stay focused because Republican leaders are about to dangle shiny objects in front of you knowing that, like with a sardine dangling in the spotlight of a circus big tent, the GOP leaders […]

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Is Slowing Money Supply Signalling Another Stock Market Crash?

Is Slowing Money Supply Signalling Another Stock Market Crash?

on August 16, 2013, 8:38 AM / in National News, News

By Robert Wenzel –  Economic Policy Journal According to Austrian Business Cycle Theory, when a central bank slows its money printing that has fueled a manipulated stock market boom, the stock market is very vulnerable to a crash.Murray Rothbard in his book America’s Great Depression explained how it occurred before the October 1929 crash: It is generally acknowledged that the great boom of […]

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NSA Domestic Spying “Built On Lies”

NSA Domestic Spying “Built On Lies”

on August 16, 2013, 8:33 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

This column is archived here. Kit Daniels recently wrote a brief but very enlightening news story on InfoWars.com: “On the August 6 edition of the Alex Jones Show, Dr. Ron Paul responded to this very straightforward statement which appeared in a recent New York Times article: “‘Some analysts and Congressional officials suggested Friday that emphasizing a terrorist threat now was […]

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Egypt’s Army Crosses the Rubicon

Egypt’s Army Crosses the Rubicon

on August 16, 2013, 8:31 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

“Sire, clear the square with gunfire or abdicate.” That was the message one of his generals gave the young czar Nicholas I in December of 1825, as thousands of civilians and soldiers massed in Senate Square to challenge his claim to the throne. Nicholas gave the order, the cannons fired, and he and his heirs ruled Russia for another century, […]

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Jesse Jackson Jr. to Grab $8,700 Per Month in Disability, Plus Pension In Prison

Jesse Jackson Jr. to Grab $8,700 Per Month in Disability, Plus Pension In Prison

on August 16, 2013, 8:16 AM / in National News, News

Special Thanks to Nick Hayes…. Convicted Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-IL) is scheduled to receive $8,700 per month in government disability pay, as well as a partial federal pension of $45,000. That generous $8,700 in disability comes thanks to Jackson’s sudden development of a “mood disorder” as the federal government began looking to indict him. Jackson, who was sentenced to […]

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‘Press’ in distress

‘Press’ in distress

on August 16, 2013, 8:13 AM / in National News, News

New York Post NBC News is scrambling to defend “Meet the Press” anchor David Gregory amid dismal ratings and swirling rumors that he could be axed as host. The Sunday morning flagship and the longest-running show on network television has recently fallen to a 21-year ratings low, according to Mediaite. Nielsen data show it is averaging its smallest total viewer […]

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Blood dancing with the collectivist stars.

Blood dancing with the collectivist stars.

on August 16, 2013, 8:03 AM / in National News, News

Thanks to Sipsey Street Irregulars Newly discovered ‘gun control playbook’ codifies old strategy of ‘blood dancing’ This is one of the greatest differences between those of us who defend the Constitutionally guaranteed, fundamental human right of the individual to keep and bear arms, and those who would rob us of it if they could. We see the slaughter of innocents […]

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Christian Family-Owned Gun Parts Firm Wins Reprieve From HHS Mandate

Christian Family-Owned Gun Parts Firm Wins Reprieve From HHS Mandate

on August 16, 2013, 7:59 AM / in National News, News

By Barbara Hollingsworth (CNSNews.com) – A federal judge in the District of Columbia issued a preliminary injunction Wednesday that was requested by a Michigan gun parts manufacturer seeking an exemption to the Obama administration’s Health and Human Services (HHS) contraceptive mandate. Noting that there was a similar case pending before the D.C. Court of Appeals, the Department of Justice decided […]

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Invitation to a Local Leaders Call with HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius – Tuesday, August 20

Invitation to a Local Leaders Call with HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius – Tuesday, August 20

on August 16, 2013, 7:54 AM / in Announcements, National News, News

The White House Office of Intergovernmental Affairs cordially invites you to join U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on a Local Leaders Call to discuss the Affordable Care Act and how state and local leaders can help expand access to quality, affordable health coverage for millions of Americans in the Health Insurance Marketplaces starting October 1. Call Information […]

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California Becomes First State to Pass Dangerous “Transgender” Law

California Becomes First State to Pass Dangerous “Transgender” Law

on August 16, 2013, 7:21 AM / in National News, News

California has become the first state to implement a law giving special privileges to “transgender” individuals — those who supposedly identify with the gender opposite to the one they were born with. On August 12, Governor Jerry Brown signed a law giving transgender students in public schools the right to use whichever restroom or locker facilities they desire, and to […]

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Oregon Expands “Death Panel” Healthcare System

Oregon Expands “Death Panel” Healthcare System

on August 16, 2013, 7:16 AM / in National News, News

Written by  Brian Koenig The state of Oregon is rationing healthcare to Medicaid recipients, says Gayle Atteberry, the executive director of Oregon Right to Life, following a trend largely encouraged by President Obama’s Affordable Care Act. Atteberry recently attended a meeting of the Health Evidence Review Commission (HERC), a committee affiliated with the Oregon Health Authority, and concluded that Oregon’s […]

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Market drop worst in months

Market drop worst in months

on August 16, 2013, 6:47 AM / in National News, News

Grim sales forecasts from two major companies and concern that the Federal Reserve will soon start withdrawing its support for the economy pummeled the stock market Thursday. The Dow Jones industrial average slumped 225 points, its worst day in nearly two months. Investors also dumped bonds, driving the yield on the 10-year Treasury note to its highest level in more […]

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Former Marine Colonel To Town Council: ‘You’re Building A Domestic Army; Are You Blind?’

on August 15, 2013, 3:43 PM / in National News, News

By      Geoffrey Ingersoll Every day it seems more like the “war on terror” is at home in the U.S.  rather than abroad in a foreign country. Whether it’s the NSA denying they scoop domestic communications while their chief tells hackers “we’re looking for the  terrorist among us,” or it’s the growing militarization and equipping of domestic police forces, it […]

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Memo to CinC: The Jihadis Are Alive and Well

Memo to CinC: The Jihadis Are Alive and Well

on August 15, 2013, 3:36 PM / in National News, News, Opinion

Obama’s Strategy Promotes Terrorist Attack “A universal peace … is in the catalogue of events, which will never exist but in the imaginations of visionary philosophers, or in the breasts of benevolent enthusiasts.” –James Madison (1792) According to Adm. Mike Mullen, Barack Obama’s former Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, “The single, biggest threat to our national security is […]

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Free Markets: Just What the Doctor Ordered

Free Markets: Just What the Doctor Ordered

on August 15, 2013, 8:42 AM / in National News, News, Opinion

by Dr. Ron Paul Lately, many have characterized this  administration as socialist, or having strong socialist leanings. I differ with this characterization. This is not to say Mr. Obama believes in free markets by any means. On the contrary, he has done and said much that demonstrates his fundamental misunderstanding and hostility toward the truly free market. But a closer, […]

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Hate crime: United Nations targets the Internet and social media networks

Hate crime: United Nations targets the Internet and social media networks

on August 15, 2013, 8:34 AM / in National News, News

By Jim Kouri On Tuesday, the United Nations’ Human Rights Office voiced its fears over what the UN claims is the rapid spread of racist hate speech across borders via the Internet and social media networks. The UN’s Flavia Pansieri, its recently appointed deputy high commissioner for the Human Rights Office, stated that, as she sees it, the Internet racist […]

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GOP lawmaker invites rodeo clown who mocked Obama to perform in Texas

GOP lawmaker invites rodeo clown who mocked Obama to perform in Texas

on August 15, 2013, 8:26 AM / in National News, News

The media  attacks against this Rodeo clown has been vicious and the Libs (of both the Dems and the GOP) are just as bad.  Those characters have NO SENSE OF HUMOR at all and they end up looking like fools as they go after this clown. Three cheers for Rep. Steve Stockman (R-Texas) for his response !!!!! By Justin Sink […]

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