If listening to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address last night, you got the strange sense that you had heard some of the President’s talking points before, you certainly aren’t alone. At the offices of Personal Liberty Digest™, staff conversations about the speech were peppered with comments about vague Republican tones which were […]
This essay, written by Per L. Bylund, was originally published on Mises Daily on Jan. 29. While contemporary mythology has it otherwise, the market is not a distinct phenomenon: it is what exists when people interact and otherwise voluntarily transact with each other. The broad definition of the market is simply what people (choose to) […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories. Representative Steve Stockman (R-Texas) said Tuesday night that he left President Barack Obama’s State of the Union speech early after “hearing how the President is further abusing his Constitutional powers.” Source: The Hill… […]
The tone of the President’s State of the Union address makes clear that the White House plans to bully Congress in the months to come by constantly threatening to legislate via executive fiat. In rebuttals, Republicans and conservatives critiqued what the President said as well as what he failed to say in his address to the Nation.
Stress at work or at home can make you more vulnerable to infections and illness. But a research review at the Ohio State University College of Medicine points the way to defusing the damaging effects of stress and staying healthy, even when you feel surrounded by chaos.
If President Barack Obama is successful in accomplishing all that he set forth in last night’s State of the Union address, he will have transformed the Presidency, almost beyond recognition, from the proper and limited role our Nation’s Founders codified in the document that describes his job: the U.S. Constitution.
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Conservative Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) may not be giving an “official” response to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address tonight, but you can get a glimpse of where he stands on the wealth gap – President Obama’s talking point du jour, and likely a cornerstone of tonight’s speech. Needless to say, the Tea […]
On Tuesday, Democrats applauded President Barack Obama’s announced move to hike minimum wage for Federal contractors to $10.10 an hour without Congressional input. The President’s minimum wage announcement signals that the Administration is prepared to act on its threat to govern by executive order in the months ahead. “A higher minimum wage for federal contract […]
Nineteen Democratic Senators filed an amicus brief siding with the Obama Administration Tuesday in a long-running court case which could determine whether the government has the power to enforce a controversial Obamacare provision over the religious objections of Christian business owners. The family of David Green, who owns the Hobby Lobby retail chain, filed the […]