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Obama Guts Welfare Reform by Execute Dictate

July 13, 2012


President Bill Clinton signing welfare reform legislation. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) 16 years ago congress passed and President Clinton signed a law creating Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), also known as welfare reform. This bi-partisan effort was arguably one of the most beneficial accomplishments of the entire Clinton presidency. The reform changed the focus of welfare […]

Ron Paul Ties Up GOP Straw Poll

April 10, 2010


Although the media is focusing on Mitt Romney’s technical victory in the Southern Republican Leadership conference the real news is that Ron Paul was a statistical tie with Romney. Romney got 439, Paul got 438. Sarah Palin and Newt Gingrich were distant 3rd place candidates. To be clear, I’m highly critical of some of Ron […]

Obama Set to Sign Abortion Order Behind Closed Doors

March 24, 2010


The Obama Administration, which was supposed to be the pinnacle of transparency in government, is so ashamed of its own Stupak abortion compromise that the President will sign the order in private. I guess it’s not “a big f**king deal.”

Chris Matthews: To Obama West Point is “The Enemy Camp”

December 2, 2009


Apparently MSNBC gas-bag, Chris Matthews, believes it was a mistake for President Obama to address West Point - his own troops - because they weren't "warm" enough to him. In fact, he says they are "the enemy camp."