Personal Liberty Digest™ P.M. Edition 3-20-2014: Pelosi Tops Herself With Obamacare Rant; Obamacare Opposition Hits All-Time High; Revisiting The Legacy Of An Environmental Fraud; Forcing The CFPB To Disclose Spending Data; Rand Paul’s Standing ‘O’ At UC Berkeley; Covering The White House – The White House Way

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Pelosi Is No Longer Even Trying To Appear Sane

Cue up the laugh track. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) delivered some real gut-busters Thursday as she talked to reporters about President Barack Obama’s record and explained the finer points of his healthcare overhaul. Affordable, Affordable, Affordable…

 

Bad News For Democrats: Obamacare Opposition Remains Near All-Time High

Democrats up for re-election in 2014 are trying their best to pretend that Obamacare never happened as the party leadership continues to urge them to embrace the healthcare law. But the results of a new survey out from Pew Research makes clear that running on—not away from—Obamacare could bring about big losses for politicians on the left. Read More…

 

How Much Influence Did Phony, Convicted EPA Leader Have Over Environmental Policy?

Senate Republicans issued a report Wednesday targeting the influence convicted fraud John Beale, who stole $900,000 from the government and lied to EPA coworkers about having a fantasy dual life as a CIA agent, had over the agency’s far-ranging clean air regulations – regulations that affected millions of lives and billions of private-sector dollars. Fraud…

 

CFPB Hit With FOIA Lawsuit After Refusing To Disclose Costs Of Luxe Building Makeover

After eight months of trying to get an affirmative response from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) after filing a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request, the Washington Examiner has filed a lawsuit against the agency for refusing to release financial records relating to the lavish remodel of its Washington, D.C. offices. Starchitects…

 

Rand Paul’s Berkeley Speech Reveals The Establishment’s Hatred Of Common Sense

Senator Rand Paul (R-Ky.) recently explained his decision to speak at the traditionally liberal campus of UC Berkeley to National Journal, saying, “For the Republican Party to win again we need to go places we haven’t been going, and we need to attract people we haven’t been attracting. Part of that is the message, but part of that is also showing up.” When Paul showed up at Berkeley Wednesday, his message was very well received. Read More…

 

White House Denies Allegations That Reporters Are Required To Submit Questions In Advance

Quoting White House Press Secretary Jay Carney as her source, a television reporter is alleging that questions from the White House Press Corps at daily briefings must be submitted in advance so the Administration has time to prepare a response. Read More… 

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