Reid Attacks Koch for Offenses Committed by Reid Donors

Senate Dem leader received tens of thousands of dollars from companies that did business in Iran

Lachlan Markay The Washington Free Beacon 4/4/2014

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) on Wednesday criticized a Koch Industries subsidiary for allegedly circumventing sanctions on Iran even though Reid has accepted tens of thousands of dollars in campaign […]

‘This is the administration which will not profile terrorists but profile patriots?’

Gingrich: Obamacare Has ‘Huge Problem’ Because of Reliance on IRS

The Washington Free Beacon 5/13/2013

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Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said President Obama had a “huge problem” with the fallout of the IRS targeting scandal, since Obamacare relies so heavily on that government agency.

The IRS apologized Friday for what it called “inappropriate” […]

Obama’s IRS

Six times the IRS has been accused of punishing President Obama’s political opponents

The Washington Free Beacon 5/11/2013

 

“President [Michael] Crowe and the Board of Regents will soon learn all about being audited by the IRS,”

—President Obama jokes during his commencement speech at Arizona State University in 2009.

Under President […]

Goolsbee Leaving as Top Economic Adviser

Jackie Calmes The New York Times 6/6/2011

Austan Goolsbee, a longtime adviser to President Obama and the only economist left on his core economic team, plans to leave as chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers by September after a year in the job to return to the University of Chicago.

With the recovery flagging, […]

Valerie Jarrett to uniformed general: More wine, garçon!

Mike Riggs The Daily Caller 2/1/2011

…According to our tipster, Jarrett was seated at the head table along with several other big-name politicians and a handful of high-ranking military officials. As an officer sporting several stars walked past Jarrett, she signaled for his attention and said, “I’d like another glass of wine.”

Garçon!

White House […]

Obama adviser: Critics of raising debt ceiling ruled by ‘insanity’

Mike Lillis The Hill 1/2/2011

Top White House economic advisor Austan Goolsbee warned Sunday that a congressional failure to rise the nation’s debt limit early this year would be “catastrophic.”

“It pains me that we would even be talking about this,” Goolsbee told ABC’s “This Week.”

“This is not a game. You know, the debt […]