President Obama’s State of the Union pledge to “act with or without Congress” marks a milestone in Presidential usurpation of Congressional authority. Most modern Presidents have used executive orders to change and even create laws without Congressional approval. However President Obama is unusually brazen, in that most Presidents do not brag about their plans to […]
Bill de Blasio, New York City’s new progressive mayor, announced a plan today intended to make the city’s estimated half-million illegal aliens feel a bit more…permanent. De Blasio announced an initiative that would give illegal aliens city-issued “identity papers” to assure them an easier time of obtaining housing, utilities and access to banking services, Agence […]
Job numbers released Friday show that the American economy is off to a rough start for 2014, with only 118,000 new jobs created in January.
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is throwing his weight behind White House calls to end the U.S. coal economy by calling for an outright ban on coal-fired electrical power.
The Department of Education is putting First Lady Michelle Obama at the front of a new public relations campaign designed to make sure anyone and everyone who’s eligible will lap up every college entitlement available, leaving nothing on the table.
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This article by Christopher Westley originally appeared on the Ludwig von Mises Institute website on Friday, February 7. My clothes dryer went bust the day after Christmas, leading to one of the more common frustrations we face in the modern nation-state. You see, there was a time when one’s dryer broke, the owner faced two […]
The Congressional Budget Office revealed this week that President Barack Obama’s healthcare overhaul will remove an estimated 2.3 million Americans from the workforce by 2021. According to conservative pundit Charles Krauthammer, White House Press secretary Jay Carney provided a fitting epitaph for liberalism in attempting to make the news sound positive. Here’s Carney’s statement, which […]
State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki could only giggle and dissemble Friday when ABC News’ Jonathan Karl inquired about President Obama’s recent spate of ambassadorial nominees – all top Obama campaign bundlers – who’ve embarrassed themselves and the Nation by demonstrating they know less than nothing about the countries where they’re headed. After Psaki attempted to […]
All eyes are on Russia as the 2014 Winter Olympic Games begin in Sochi. These Olympics are Russian President Vladimir Putin’s baby. He’s been heavily involved from the get-go, and he appears to be way more concerned with boosting Russia’s image than he is with sport. You know, that thing the Olympics are supposed to be about. Meanwhile, the world collectively holds its breath and prays for the safety of the athletes and spectators amid one terrorist threat after another.