Republicans will tell you that the 2010 election was a referendum on Nancy Pelosi and the Democrats pushing unpopular bills through the House like a Freight train. The GOP complained that the Democrats passed bills with late night votes that has little debate and no provision for Amendments. This same party, who said they would restore the process to the people, are now going to push through the Patriot Act […]
The Government said they would only use this measure during a cyber attack but never for social unrest. Does anyone really Believe that? Consider this Tweet: RT @Politisite ” The world has indeed changed.. when demands are not for food or shelter but Twitter and Facebook” #Egypt Legislation granting the president internet-killing powers is to be re-introduced soon to a Senate committee, the proposal’s chief sponsor told Wired.com on Friday. […]
The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), a division of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), spent $823,200 of economic stimulus funds in 2009 on a study by a UCLA research team to teach uncircumcised African men how to wash their genitals after having sex. The genitalia-washing program is part of a larger $12-million UCLA study examining how to better encourage Africans to undergo voluntary HIV testing and counseling – […]
Akbar Ahmed, the chair of Islamic studies at American University, has advised many government officials, including General Petraeus, Richard Holbrooke, and George W. Bush. He speaks regularly on BBC and CNN, and has appeared on many U.S. shows, including Oprah and Nightline. To oppose the “burn the Quran” event planned by Pastor Terry Jones, Ahmed wrote an editorial for CNN in which he stated: Not only are the actions of […]
Government Gone Wild– The federal government subpoenaed Chuck E. Cheese this week. They suspect the company may be marketing their product to teens and children. Ya think? “Chuck E. Cheese: Where a Kid Can Be a Kid!” The federal government has subpoenaed Chuck E. Cheese for marketing their product to children. Advertising Age reported: The Federal Trade Commission is once again handing out subpoenas to companies that market food to […]
WikiLeaks will publish its remaining 15,000 Afghan war documents within a month, despite warnings from the U.S. government, the organization’s founder said Saturday. “It should be approximately two weeks before that process is complete,” Assange told AP. “There will then be a journalistic review, so you’re talking two weeks to a month.” The Pentagon has said that secret information will be even more damaging to security and risk more lives […]
A Federal government program designed to help the very poor to cool and heat their homes, ended up paying the bills for the dead, prison inmates, and the Rich. This is the same government who says they will save billions of dollars by handling your health care needs. Some of the payouts for went to those impoverished people living in Million-dollar mansions.
Abstract: Year after year, The Heritage Foundation’s Index of Dependence on Government documents the ever-growing number of federal aid programs and the ever-growing number of Americans who rely on government subsidies for their existence. The number of Americans who now pay no taxes has passed 35 percent. The International Monetary Fund predicts financial devastation for the U.S. by 2015 unless drastic cuts are made in the deficit immediately, and Congress […]
The President can’t seem to find an honest TSA nominee. Harding withdrew his name from consideration over past defense contracts that over billed the government. I am sure someone is trying to pin this to Senator Jim DeMint who placed a hold on Erroll Southers who withdrew after it came to light that he mislead Congress regarding an illegal federal search he conducted.