With the discussion in Washington, D.C., heating up over whether to extend the tax cuts instituted by President George W. Bush in 2001 and 2003 which are set to expire on Jan. 1, 2011, an interesting story appeared in The Washington Post last week.
Hazleton, Pa. is among several localities that enacted anti-immigration ordinances in the absence of a comprehensive Federal reform. However, a new court decision has ruled that approach unconstitutional.
Joe and Jane Voter are fed up with politicians who get richer as “public servants” while Joe and Jane cut back on spending, try to pay down their debt and one or both are either unemployed or supporting an unemployed family member. These are few of the reasons Joe and Jane are cranky. Read this article to learn more about what has them upset…
Many GOP members and supporters have expressed concerns about the electability of Tea Party-backed candidates who run on controversial conservative platforms such as Medicare and Social Security privatization.
Dear Bob, Do you believe the United States is going to experience hyperinflation? A: The U.S. system is on track for hyperinflation because money printing and the consequence, depreciation (inflation) of the currency, is a certain but unannounced U.S. policy. A debt crisis is always followed by money printing which has always debauched the currency, […]
In the most recent challenge to the "don’t ask, don’t tell" policy, a Federal judge in Riverside, Calif. confirmed an earlier ruling from a San Francisco court that the act violates the Fifth and First Amendments to the United States Constitution and should not be enforced.
In a bittersweet development for conservatives and gun rights supporters in Chicago, the city’s Mayor Richard M. Daley made the surprising announcement that he will step down when his term ends, after more than 20 years in power. However, Rahm Emanuel, the political arch-enemy of many conservatives, has been mentioned as a possible replacement for Daley.
Some proponents of immigration reform, especially on the liberal left, would like to grant amnesty to illegal aliens who fulfill certain criteria and pay back taxes. They claim that it would help the economy, but at least one organization disagrees with this assertion.
The best political fundraiser I’ve received this year came from a guy you’ve probably never heard of. But what he represents is crucially important to our country this year, so let me tell you about it… and him. Read this article to learn who is behind it and also who Geopolitical Editor Chip Wood is supporting this year…