Last week, Detroit became the largest city in American history to declare bankruptcy after struggling for decades to remain financially solvent. Much of Detroit’s economic trouble came from big–government policy initiatives championed by the Democratic politicians who have controlled the city since the 60’s. As representatives from the Heritage Foundation contend, ““For decades, Detroit sustained […]
Here is a collection of some of the stories making the Internet rounds this morning. Click the links for the full stories.
You know Obamacare’s a mess when the same supporters who voted for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and its components, back in 2009 and 2010, are now voting to put off actually enacting the thing.
President Barack Obama’s campaign-organization-turned-personal-agenda-juggernaut, Organizing for Action, is set to spend August attacking American citizens and lawmakers who dare question the President’s climate change beliefs, his healthcare overhaul effort, immigration reform or readily available abortion.
President Barack Obama, the Department of Justice, the liberal media punditry and a number of civil rights activists appear hell-bent to continue stoking the fire of American racial tension following the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
The Michigan Circuit Judge who blocked Detroit’s filing for bankruptcy protection put an exclamation point on her rulings, stipulating in her judgment Friday that President Barack Obama be sent a copy of her order, saying he “bailed out Detroit” and should be involved in figuring out how public employees’ pension funds won’t be raided to pay […]
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President Barack Obama, on Friday, made his first live comments on the George Zimmerman verdict in shooting death of Trayvon Martin, saying, “Trayvon Martin could have been me 35 years ago.” Here are some highlights from the President’s personal perspective on the case: “There are very few African-American men in this country who have […]
When it comes to restrictive gun laws, Chicago is a liberal utopia. Incidentally, it is also one of the most deadly and crime-ridden cities in the United States. But Chicago law enforcement officials, realizing that curtailing 2nd Amendment rights is not stopping deadly violence, have a new plan: They will send friendly letters to individuals […]
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has added a questions and answers section about the rollout of Obamacare to its new Healthcare.gov website. Intended to serve as a sort of customer service triage to handle common concerns about how the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) will work, the page functions as […]