Category Archives: Economy

War; Missing airliner; Media

Russia has invaded and annexed part of a sovereign country, Ukraine.  Russia has told the protesting world to pound sand.  The Obama Regime’s Secretary of State, John Kerry has unilaterally (undoubtedly ordered by Obama) cancelled the Monroe Doctrine, the 1823 … Continue reading

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Rhetoric; Ukraine; World disorder; Obama

“Your mother wears combat boots,” was kids’ schoolyard rhetoric when I was one.  The rhetoric and threats of Western “leaders” to Putin and his annexation of parts of Ukraine is as bad or worse as the lead threat uttered by … Continue reading

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Ukraine;

“Ukraine is what it is because Ukrainians are what they are. The former doesn’t change until the latter does.”  This quote refers to corruption, nepotism and other crimes against the people by those in power, be they elected, appointed or … Continue reading

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Democrats; Ukraine; Venezuela; Iran;Minimum Wage; Inequality;

Democrats, including President Obama and Secretary of State, Kerry, are “very concerned” about violence in Ukraine, Venezuela; Iran’s deception and race toward nuclear arms?  Nah, their concern is about their diversion from what really counts, such as no jobs, Ukraine, … Continue reading

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Davis-Bacon; Unions; The Economy

Mr. President, Suspend Davis-Bacon  The Davis-Bacon Act of 1931 (D-B), is an outdated, anachronistic federal statute that mandates the payment of “prevailing wages” (read “union scale”) for all workers on federally funded construction projects.  D-B unnecessarily inflates construction costs, imposes … Continue reading

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Unemployment;

The BLS (Bureau of Labor Statistics)  “Unemployment” rate has dropped to 7.0%, the lowest in almost 5 years, but the real rate, adjusting for constant size of labor force has not budged from over 11%. Tweet

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Obamacare; Secy Sebelius; Fraud

Lies of Obamacare, Part n to the nth, and counting.  In calling for Secretary Sebelius’ firing, Jack Kelly, make the case this way: Ms. Sebelius is fortunate she works in government, where there is no accountability. And in the Obama … Continue reading

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Welfare; Budget; Economy; Politics

We the People, have reached the tipping point: This data excludes Social Security, Disability, Medicare and other non-means-tested support programs.  Bottom Line, however, is that there are more people receiving means-tested welfare than there are those working full time, “about … Continue reading

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Obama;

“An imperial presidency is not new. But rule by executive fiat that escapes audit from the media is. We live in an age when a president can arbitrarily nullify a law, like Obamacare’s employer mandate; ignore it, like the Defense … Continue reading

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Obamacare; Budget; Healthcare

Please read and, if you’re a US citizen and you want to stop Obamacare, this is the last chance.  Remember, the Fiscal Year for the Government starts in less than 4 weeks; hence, the 2014 “Start” date for Obamacare is, … Continue reading

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