Quote(s) of the day

14 March 2011

“You know, the wedge issue is this: Is the president — would he think that his signature issue is more important to him than all the functions of government? That’s the question. And in the end, will American people stand with us, or will they stand with Obamacare?”

March 14th, 2011 | Tags: , , , , , | Category: Barack Obama, Congress, Federal spending, Health Care, Quotations, TAKE ACTION!, Taxes | Comments are closed

U.S. Footing $100M Bill for U.N. Security Upgrade

George Russell FoxNews.com 2/9/2011

Months after top New York City officials expressed intense behind-the-scenes frustration at the security vulnerabilities at the United Nations headquarters in Manhattan, the U.N. is now planning to spend $100 million — donated by the U.S. — on the upgrade.

That has created a new controversy: critics want to know why […]

‘A Roadmap’ Not Taken? Republican freshmen hesitate to embrace Paul Ryan’s budget plan

Jeff G. Protein Wisdom 1/18/2011


Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, the GOP’s high priest of pecuniary politics, has ascended to the chairmanship of the House Budget Committee. Across the land, fiscal conservatives applaud the rise of the 40-year-old wonk. But the cheers in Congress are more sporadic: Unflinching endorsements of Ryan’s fiscal blueprint are […]

The Dems Move To Ban “Young Guns” Book Promotion

Lady Liberty GatewayPundit 9/4/2010

Reps. Eric Cantor of VA, Kevin McCarthy of CA, and Paul Ryan of WI

More proof that the Democrats are totally out of ideas. Well, good ideas, anyway.

With hypocrisy so thick you could cut it with a knife, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) filed a complaint with […]

Eric Cantor and John Boehner Don’t Really Want to Repeal Obamacare

They just want to play politics with the issue without actually doing anything.

Erick Erickson RedState 6/30/2010

Well, it is official.

Eric Cantor and John Boehner — particularly Eric Cantor — have decided they don’t need or want conservatives and, more troubling, do not have any intention of trying to win at the polls by […]

Dems launch effort to block GOP citizen-inspired spending cuts

Bill Weckesser American Thinker 5/30/2010

Democrats and President Obama remain firmly committed to behind-closed-doors deal-making and uncontrolled spending as usual. The Hill reports that they’ve now launched an effort to scrap a GOP initiated web site to host discussions for a “new agenda rooted in principles of smaller, more accountable and less costly government.” A […]