Seniors Can Handle the Truth

Jan LaRue American Thinker 9/15/2011

When it comes to Social Security, Republicans should stop treating seniors like the feeble-minded demographic portrayed in commercials written by 13-year-olds on Madison Avenue…

…Gov. Mitt Romney and political commentators, such as Karl Rove and Dick Morris, are treating seniors as condescendingly as the commercial. To hear them tell it, […]

California State Pension System Makes Madoff Proud. Video Reveals Gimmicks Used to Hide The Decline In Their Assets

Gwilym McGrew 11/25/2010

CalPERS financial sleight of hand is reminiscent of Bernie Madoff’s lying to his investors through phony statements designed to mask losses and outright fraud.

Much has been written about The California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) being underfunded by $500 billion due to massive investment losses over the last decade, but […]

Grim Diagnosis: 200 Days of Obamacare

Connie Hair Human Events 10/26/2010

Sens. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) and John Barrasso (R-Wy.), the only two medical doctors serving in the United State Senate, have released a new report on the implementation of Obamacare at the 200 day mark.

“Grim Diagnosis – A check-up on the federal health law” details how many of the consequences […]

Hey Brother, Could You Spare $146-$240? Futureshock Deductions, Courtesy of the CLASS Act

Jay Batman DRSoundrels 5/28/2010

In another example of how the federal government doesn’t work for the average American, next year you will be approached by your employer about a new payroll deduction. The deduction, which funds long term care in the home, will cost anywhere from $146 to $240 a month depending on whose estimate […]