House Majority Leader John Boehner is set to wave the olive branch at the White House, with an offer to raise the Federal debt ceiling for a six-week period while still keeping the government shut down until a lasting agreement on spending limitations can be struck. President Barack Obama reportedly “would sign” such an agreement, according […]
It looks like the government has hired private security guards to keep Americans off of public land.
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories.
To the amusement of conservatives and to the frustration of supporters trying to sign up, Obamacare insurance exchange websites throughout the Nation have been plagued with technical glitches since going online last week.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is supporting a new effort led by Congressional Democrats that would increase the Federal debt limit by an additional $1.1 trillion, while pushing the expiration of the new debt limit to December 2014. Midterm elections will be held on Nov. 4, 2014.
It’s a shame that a rapper had to say it, rather than a member of Congress, but Nelly made a good point in a recent interview: If the government is shut down because Federal officials can’t seem to manage the funds with which they are entrusted, why should Americans be forced to pay taxes for the duration of the government shutdown?
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Reports that Taliban troops in Afghanistan are mocking the U.S. over the ongoing government shutdown indicate the terrorist group is as despicable as ever. The sad part is that their taunts are filled with true observations. It’s a very messed up state of affairs in Washington, D.C. when our greatest enemies have to exercise almost […]
Former Congressman Ron Paul, the man who literally wrote the book on criticizing the Federal Reserve, issued a statement Wednesday acknowledging the nomination of Janet Yellen, an American economist and professor who currently serves as vice chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve, to be the top official at the Nation’s central […]
Pigs flew Wednesday as CNN’s Wolf Blitzer said – on television – that President Barack Obama should listen to the criticisms of Obamacare websites coming from Republican opponents, as well as the American people, and delay the entire undercooked plan. “If they weren’t fully ready, they should accept the advice that a lot […]