Cantor makes his way to the House floor in the Capitol on his last day as leader (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Rep. Eric Cantor will resign from Congress ... Continue »
Though there was a bit of writing on the Wall, this Monumental Upset Came out of "Left Field" to stun the GOP and, Frankly, all of Washington As ... Continue »
Momentum Growing for #OKSen Candidate, House Speaker T.W. Shannon Top-Line Conservative Endorsements from Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT), Sarah Palin, FreedomWorks and Senate Conservatives Fund ... Continue »
En route to his meeting at the White House, the PM and the rest of the world read that the president believes he’s leading Israel to wrack ... Continue »
Debbie Wasserman Schultz continues to Interfere with AIPAC-supported pro-Israel Iran Legislation. Did she or Other Democrat Leaders pressure AIPAC to cover for her??? Reading Adam Kredo’s piece below, one ... Continue »
Cantor makes his way to the House floor in the Capitol on his last day as leader (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call) Rep. Eric Cantor will resign from Congress effective Aug. 18, he said in an interview with the Richmond Times-Dispatch posted at midnight. The Virginia Republican, newly deposed as House majority leader after losing his primary to ...Read Full Article »
Though there was a bit of writing on the Wall, this Monumental Upset Came out of "Left Field" to stun the GOP and, Frankly, all of Washington As USA Today reported earlier, The demise of the Tea Party has been greatly exaggerated. Cantor, 51, was first elected to Congress in 2001 and became the majority leader in ...Read Full Article »
Momentum Growing for #OKSen Candidate, House Speaker T.W. Shannon Top-Line Conservative Endorsements from Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Mike Lee (R-UT), Sarah Palin, FreedomWorks and Senate Conservatives Fund have enabled Shannon to move up a whopping 45 points in recent polling, jumping ahead of his Primary opponents. Since Oklahoma is a clear "red state" (Romney won every one of ...Read Full Article »
En route to his meeting at the White House, the PM and the rest of the world read that the president believes he’s leading Israel to wrack and ruin. Hello, Mr. Prime Minister. You’re attempting to maintain “a chronic situation” as regards the Palestinians. You’ve been pursuing “more aggressive settlement construction over the last couple years ...Read Full Article »
American Principles was pleased to co-sponsor a young leaders table comprised of College Republicans and pro-Israel organization activists at Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Lehtinen's annual (2013) pro-Israel Leaders Brunch in Coconut Grove. The Students and Young Professionals are shown here with several Miami-area Holocaust survivors.Read Full Article »
Debbie Wasserman Schultz continues to Interfere with AIPAC-supported pro-Israel Iran Legislation. Did she or Other Democrat Leaders pressure AIPAC to cover for her??? Reading Adam Kredo’s piece below, one might ask: Are there any limits to Congresswoman and DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz’s Chutzpah??? She often tells us – as she does in this testy interview with Andrea ...Read Full Article »
Radel's Political Demise is a Disappointment to Many, but Resignation is the Right and Only Move Under the Circumstances. By: Jake Sherman and Alex Isenstadt January 27, 2014 08:14 AM ESTAs first reported in Politico today, Rep. Trey Radel (R-Fla.) will resign from Congress on Monday, according to multiple sources. Radel, 37, was caught buying cocaine last year ...Read Full Article »
" What was concluded in Geneva...is NOT an historic agreement. It's an historic MISTAKE... This agreement has made the world a much more dangerous place...[and] in direct contravention of U.N. Security Council Resolutions... Without continued pressure, what incentivedoes the Iranian regime have to take seirous steps to dismantle the centrifuges or plutonium reactors... Israel is NOT BOUND by ...Read Full Article »
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Posted on 2012-09-26 17:33:31
Fifty-five percent of small business owners and manufacturers would not have started their businesses in today's economy, according to a new poll that also reports 69 percent say President Obama's regulatory policies have hurt their businesses.
Posted on 2012-09-21 15:07:28
Nearly 6 million Americans — significantly more than first estimated — will face a tax penalty under President Barack Obama's health overhaul for not getting insurance, congressional analysts said Wednesday. Most would be in the middle class.
Posted on 2012-09-19 20:20:33
This time, however, the Fed's medicine may be less potent and the criticism it's certain to receive will be magnified in the glare of a tight presidential campaign in its final weeks.
Posted on 2012-09-19 20:13:54
Obama administration officials have insisted that their decision to grant states waivers to redefine work requirements for welfare recipients would not "gut" the landmark 1996 welfare reform law. But a new report from the Congressional Research Service obtained by the Washington Examiner suggests that the administration's suspension of a separate welfare work requirement has already helped explode the number of able-bodied Americans on food stamps.
Posted on 2012-09-19 20:12:36
The first opinion poll to be conducted after last week's deadly attack on a U.S. consulate in Libya and a spate of anti-American protests across the Muslim world has recorded a five-point drop in approval for President Obama's handling of foreign policy.
Posted on 2012-09-18 15:59:23
In his comments to fundraisers captured on video, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney said 47% of Americans would almost automatically vote for President Barack Obama because they were "dependent" on the government, in part because they received government benefits and paid no federal income taxes.
Posted on 2012-09-18 15:49:53
Perhaps you've heard that General Motors is "alive" and that President Obama is more or less solely responsible. But if his $50 billion federal bailout is why "the American auto industry has come roaring back," as he put it in Cincinnati Monday, why not formalize the achievement by unwinding the taxpayer stake in GM?
Posted on 2012-09-18 15:45:47
Sometimes a few facts tell important stories. The American economy now is full of facts that tell stories that you really don't want, but need, to hear.
Posted on 2012-09-14 12:30:37
No sooner did the Federal Reserve unveil a bold plan Thursday to juice the U.S. economy than it dangled the prospect of doing even more.
Posted on 2012-09-14 12:08:04
The ranks of America's poor are on track to climb to levels unseen in nearly half a century, erasing gains from the war on poverty in the 1960s amid a weak economy and fraying government safety net.
Posted on 2012-09-12 11:23:50
The Chicago teachers strike has put Democrats in a difficult position. Teacher unions are the most powerful constituency in the Democratic Party, but their interests are ever more clearly at odds with taxpayers and inner-city families. Chicago is reviving scenes from the last crisis of liberalism in the 1970s, when municipal unions drove many American cities to disorder and bankruptcy. Where did their power come from?
Posted on 2012-09-11 23:07:20
Over the past three years, the bound edition of the Code of Federal Regulations has increased by 11,327 pages – a 7.4 percent increase from Jan. 1, 2009 to Dec. 31, 2011. In 2009, the increase in the number of pages was the most over the last decade – 3.4 percent or 5,359 pages.