According to Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner, it now costs 2.4 cents to make a penny and 11.2 cents to make a nickel because rising commodity prices have driven up production costs. Why are commodity prices rising? Because of inflation created by the Federal Reserve’s money printing.
The racist flames licking at the political discourse in the Trayvon Martin shooting needed no fanning, but President Barack Obama fanned them anyway when he waded in and claimed: “If I had a son, he’d look like Trayvon.”
A bill of impeachment is irrelevant political theater, just as it was during the Bill Clinton Presidency. Congress is a criminal enterprise and a good ole boys club. No bill of impeachment will go anywhere, because the fox is guarding the henhouse.
Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) appeared stunned during a March 7 Senate Armed Services Committee hearing when first Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Martin Dempsey and then Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta said the Administration of President Barack Obama needed only an international legal basis to go to war, and Congress would be an afterthought.
The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) died in Congress, but the Administration of President Barack Obama is showing it doesn’t need the legitimacy of law in its effort to take over the world. Now, through the Department of Homeland Security and Department of Justice, any Internet domain is subject to seizure at any time.
President Barack Obama decided to elevate Tony West to the position of acting associate attorney general, which will rank him third on the ladder at the Department of Justice. West currently serves as the assistant attorney general for the Civil Division. Promoting him is a bad decision.
The Obama regime’s desire to find a wedge issue to exploit in a political season and the fill-in-the-blanks nature of Obamacare are behind the contrived contraception controversy that exploded into the headlines last week. The faux issue has nothing to do with “women’s reproductive rights” and everything to do with re-electing President Barack Obama and gaining a Democratic majority in Congress.
Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s Cold Case Posse announced yesterday that the White House-released Long Form Birth Certificate for President Barack Obama was most likely a forgery, probably produced on a computer.
Yesterday morning, two American soldiers and one American citizen working as a teacher were killed in separate shootings in Afghanistan, supposedly in retaliation for the burning of a few copies of the Quran. That brings the total of Americans killed over the incident to six. I have to ask: Why are we still there?
Liberals from the ivory towers of the corporate media to the sewers of the left-wing blogosphere have raised the hue and cry about firearms in the wake of the killing of three students, allegedly at the hand of the severely disturbed T.J. Lane in Chardon, Ohio.