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Name That Socialist

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009

Today, a news story came out where a company planned on purchasing chicken processing plants and the government was going to match the private company’s bid dollar for dollar. This plan is proposed under the guise of saving jobs. Now let me give you a hint who this socialist leader is; he’s a national leader. […]

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Resist The Stimulus

Thursday, February 12th, 2009

Now that the members of the United States Congress have ignored the American people and are set to steal and borrow around $800 billion for a “stimulus” package which benefits left-wing special interests, political machines on the state and local level, and other vote buying programs in general; those of us who actually believe in […]

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The Latest Stimu-pork Earmark

Tuesday, February 3rd, 2009

Louisiana Looter, I mean Senator, Mary Landrieu has asked for nearly a doubling of the Army Corps of Engineers budget for more “flood control projects” (ie. pork barrel spending). The earmark is not intended to create any jobs immediately, but instead to repay Louisiana’s political bosses for helping her get reelected last year. Louisiana’s “conservative” […]

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Obama’s Terrible Stimulus

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

During the recent presidential election, I found myself unfortunately defending Barack Obama from charges that were absurdely false (ex. Obama’s a foreigner, Obama’s a Muslim, Obama’s a terrorist) than demonstrating how absolutely terrible an Obama presidency would be for country and for individual liberty. Fortunately, Obama is demonstrating through his policy proposals how dangerous he […]

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2008 Guide To Government Waste

Saturday, December 13th, 2008

Oklahoma Senator Tom Coburn has published a guide giving a snapshot of the most wasteful programs enacted by the Federal government this year. The programs highlighted total a little over $1.3 billion (which is small potatoes in a year where the budget deficit is hovering around $1 trillion). Some of the programs highlighted are: National […]

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Open Thread: Who’s Worse For President

Monday, May 12th, 2008

Which Presidential candidate is worse for liberty, John McCain or Barack Obama?

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Hillary Supports Stealing Your Money If You Don’t Buy Health Insurance

Sunday, February 3rd, 2008

The former Democrat front runner, Hillary Rodham Clinton in her quest to become national mommy president says that she will steal your money if you don’t health insurance: Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton said Sunday she might be willing to garnish the wages of workers who refuse to buy health insurance to achieve coverage for all […]

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Nevada and South Carolina Wrap-Up

Saturday, January 19th, 2008

Well, on the Republican side Mitt Romney won Nevada (uncontested) and John McCain won South Carolina. The Republican race finally narrows with departure of Duncan Hunter and the probable departure of Fred Thompson after his third place finish in South Carolina. Now for the rest: John McCain: He has the momentum going into Florida. Basically, […]

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Tax Hike Mike Sees Conspiracies

Wednesday, January 16th, 2008

Christian leader and GOP Presidential candidate Mike Huckabee sees a vast right wing conspiracy against him: MIKE HUCKABEE: We’re doing OK in South Carolina. We’re up on television, we’ve got a good budget here, a good buy. We also have an extraordinary ground operation in South Carolina. I really believe we’re going to win here; […]

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Iowa Caucus Wrap-Up

Thursday, January 3rd, 2008

Democratic side Winners: Obama Edwards Loser: Hillary Obama is the obvious big winner and the anti-Hillary candidate for the Dems. Edwards lives to fight another day. Hillary loses in Iowa and loses New Hampshire, picks up a phyrric victory in uncontested Michigan, and is finally defeated in South Carolina; she’s done. The national polls will […]

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Top 10 Economic Myths of 2007

Tuesday, January 1st, 2008

The Business and Media Institute has compiled the list. Check them out.

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Huckabee, Still A Bigot

Sunday, December 9th, 2007

Mike Huckabee reiterated on Fox News Sunday that he is still a bigot: GOP presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee said Sunday he won’t run from his statement 15 years ago that AIDS patients should have been isolated. Huckabee acknowledged the prevailing scientific view then, and since, that the virus that causes AIDS is not spread through […]

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Quote of the Day: Mitt Romney’s Bigotry

Friday, December 7th, 2007

Mitt Romney was deluged today with questions about yesterday’s speech on faith, specifically about the statement that: “Freedom requires religion, just as religion requires freedom.” “It was a speech on faith in America, first of all,” Romney said, during a testy exchange with reporters after a town hall forum here. He said he was paraphrasing […]

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Mike Huckabee: God’s Preferred Candidate

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

Mike Huckabee revealed that he is the preferred candidate of Jesus Christ in a QandA session at Liberty University on December 4, 2007. h/t: Doug’s place. Also added a new category, Huckabee Watch, to follow the most dangerous man running for president this year.

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Who Raised Taxes More: Bill Clinton or Mike Huckabee

Saturday, December 1st, 2007

An editorial in the Arkansas Leader reveals the truth Mike Huckabee raised more taxes in 10 years in office than Bill Clinton did in his 12 years. ………………………………. So which raised taxes more? It is hard to quantify. If you measured the increases in the revenue stream, the Huckabee tax cuts far exceeded Clinton’s but […]

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The Real Immigration Problem

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

The New York Times had an editorial this morning about the real problem with immigration in this country. The fact that many people who want to become Americans are forced to suffer with long delays before getting naturalized and residence visas. The agency, Citizenship and Immigration Services, is telling legal immigrants that applications for citizenship […]

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Another Reason Why Ron Paul Is Having Problems

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

Ron Paul is one of the few presidential candidates in any party running on a platform of immediate withdrawal from Iraq. However, the Pew Research Center conducted a poll on Nov. 20-26 which asked various questions on Iraq: The results were: Do you think the U.S. should keep military troops in Iraq until the situation […]

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Open Thread: How Do We Stop Mike Huckabee?

Thursday, November 29th, 2007

Today’s open thread is about how those of who support limited government can stop Mike Huckabee. To spur the creative juices, here’s Mike at his finest:

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GOP You Tube Wrap-Up

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

Tonight, the Republicans had their YouTube debate. I recommend my co-blogger Jason’s live blog about it. Basically, I think tonight ended some bids for the White House and it gave some dark horse candidates a boost. Winners: (In order of best to worst) Mike Huckabee: He was outstanding in his delivery on all the questions. […]

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John Edwards Demands You Have Healthcare

Wednesday, November 28th, 2007

Trial lawyer and Democratic Presidential candidate John Edwards revealed how he will force all Americans to enroll in Edwardscare: “I’m mandating healthcare for every man woman and child in America and that’s the only way to have real universal healthcare.” “Evertime you go into contact with the helathcare system or the govenment you will be […]

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