Personal Liberty Digest™ P.M. Edition 5-2-201: Unemployment Down Because Americans Are Giving Up; House Moves To Appoint Special Prosecutor For IRS Investigation; Senate Goes On Benghazi Blitz; Watchdog Examines The Liberal Billionaire Club; Friday Funnies


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Mass Flight From U.S. Labor Force Drives Down April Unemployment

With 38 percent of American adults not even trying to find work, what difference does a 6.3 percent unemployment rate make? The Obama Administration found the silver lining in the April numbers. Workforce Shrinks… 

More Bad News For Obama: House Lawmakers Move To Appoint Special Prosecutor In IRS Targeting Scandal

House Republicans are expected to vote in favor of appointing a special prosecutor to investigate the Internal Revenue Service’s targeting of conservative groups because the lawmakers have no faith in an investigation of the matter currently being handled by the Justice Department. Read More… 

Watchdog Takes A Look Inside The Secret Leftist Billionaire Club

This weekend, a shadowy leftist group named Democracy Alliance will meet in Chicago to figure out a way to thwart conservative rivals. Besides focusing on mid-term and 2016 elections, panel discussions will include issues such as climate change, income inequality, abortion and the death penalty. Read More… 

GOP Ramps Up Benghazi Investigation, Forms Select Committee

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) announced on Friday the formation of a select committee, to be chaired by South Carolina Representative Trey Gowdy, to investigate the Sept. 11, 2012 attacks. Also Friday, the House Oversight Committee issued a subpoena to Secretary of State John Kerry to force him to appear at a hearing later this month. Uncovering The Truth… 

Friday Fun: A Roundup Of This Weeks Political Cartoons

This week’s political cartoons focus heavily on the Obama Administration’s unwavering dedication to sticking to its Benghazi terror cover-up in the face of evidence that makes the White House version of events increasingly unbelievable. Cartoonists had a field day mocking President Obama’s feigned ignorance and the media’s complacency. Funnies… 

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