Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) gave the official Tea Party response to the President’s State of the Union address. He delivered a critical assessment not only of Barack Obama’s unapologetic dedication to expanding the reach of government, but of his own party’s inability to reflect the values of most Americans.
Snow is no joke in the Deep South. Because of that, I would encourage my fellow Southerners to build a winter survival kit to keep in the car. In fact, I would encourage everyone to do so, because you just never know what’s going to happen.
President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday lasted 65 minutes. The faucet was running the entire time. Here, courtesy of the National Republican Congressional Committee, is a visual representation of how much money poured out while Obama spoke.
President Barack Obama and a number of Congressional Democrats included illegal immigrants among their invited guests during last night’s State of the Union address. If the mental image that conjures doesn’t embody the President’s own concept of the rule of law, nothing does. Obama’s guest was Cristian Avila, who has avoided deportation thanks to the […]
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Vice President Joe Biden may or may not decide to run for President in 2016, but at least he thinks he’d make a good one. At least, that’s what his heart tells him. Biden told NBC News today it’s simply a question of him making up his own mind about getting in the race. “In […]
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.