Cruz Votes Against Castro, Cornyn Votes for Him

Bob Price Breitbart Texas 10 Jul 2014

HOUSTON, Texas—U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) joined 17 other Republicans in voting for the confirmation of San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro to be the next Secretary of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). U.S. Senator Ted Cruz joined 25 other Republicans in voting against the confirmation…

…Cornyn did […]

Rep. Allen West: ‘Homebuyers will pay for payroll tax deal’

professor1 It Makes Sense Blog 2/17/2012

Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today after voting no on the extension of the Payroll Tax Cut:

“Americans are exhausted, out of work and many have simply lost hope in the political system. They have been struggling now with nearly five consecutive years of record job stagnation, […]

Obama Forces Mortgage Companies to Give Unemployed 12 Months’ Free Rent

Jim Hoft GatewayPundit 7/7/2011

It’s an Obama world…

The Obama Administration will require mortgage companies to offer 12 months of forbearance for qualified unemployed borrowers.

The Wall Street Journal reported:

The Obama administration will require mortgage companies to extend more generous mortgage relief to help certain unemployed borrowers from losing their homes to foreclosure.

Under […]

Solving Whose Problem?

It’s stupid to believe that politicians are trying to solve our problems, instead of theirs.

By Thomas Sowell November 24, 2009

No one will really understand politics until they understand that politicians are not trying to solve our problems. They are trying to solve their own problems — of which getting elected and re-elected […]

Ready for the mother of all bailouts?

The Other McCain

The FHA Delinquency Rate Now Above 14%

The FHA is on the hook for lots of “underwater” loans, taken out by low-income homeowners who got special low down-payment deals and — in case you didn’t notice — unemployment hit a 26-year high in August, with no prospect the 9.7% jobless rate […]