I disagree with what they are doing, but at least they are going about it in the right way

From Think Progress: Senators Introduce Constitutional Amendment To Overturn Citizens United By Zaid Jilani on Nov 2, 2011 at 9:50 am One of the overarching themes of the 99 Percent Movement is that our democracy is too corrupted by corporate special interests. This corruption was worsened last year by the Supreme Court’s Citizens United decision, …

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Why can’t they mind their own fornicating business?

They can’t get the budget and appropriations bills passed on time, but they seem to have time for this bovine feces! Senators urge MLB to ban tobacco WASHINGTON (AP) Four U.S. senators and health officials from the cities hosting the World Series are urging the baseball players union to agree to a ban on chewing …

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Obamacare Falling Apart Under its Own Weight

Next we need SCOTUS to call it Unconstituional and we can stick a fork in this turkey, it’s done. Obama pulls plug on part of health overhaul law By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration Friday pulled the plug on a major program in the president’s signature health overhaul law – …

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Is This Another $700 Million Plus Down The Obama Rat Hole???

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/sep/28/feds-guarantee-1-billion-in-new-solar-loans/?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS Feds guarantee $1 billion in new solar loans Projects ‘carefully vetted’ in wake of Solyndra failure By Jim McElhatton The Washington Times Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Days before the expiration of its loan program, the Department of Energy, under fire for backing more than a half-billion dollars in loans to now-bankrupt solar panel maker …

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I have come to the conclusion that, for our friends on the left, they are pro-choice in exactly one thing

Our good friend Amanda Marcotte has an interesting post up in which she tells us what we already knew, that fast food isn’t particularly good for you, and, she argues really isn’t faster: People who ride the extreme “fast food only sells because it’s easy” argument tend to oversell how hard it is to cook …

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Realism from the President

Not everything President Obama has done is bad! Obama Halts EPA Regulation On Smog Standards Julie Pace and Dina Cappiello 09/ 2/11 09:32 PM ET   WASHINGTON — In a dramatic reversal, President Barack Obama on Friday scrubbed a clean-air regulation that aimed to reduce health-threatening smog, yielding to bitterly protesting businesses and congressional Republicans …

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If we accept the arguments of the White House, what limits would there be on the federal government?

Stephanie Cutter, Assistant to the President for Special Projects, charged with managing the communications and outreach strategy for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, writing on the White House Blog, said: Those who claim this provision exceeds Congress’ power to regulate interstate commerce are incorrect. Individuals who choose to go without health insurance are …

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$5B in Profits, $0 Taxes Paid, GE CEO BO Adviser, USA SCREWED AGAIN

GE moving X-ray business to ChinaBloomberg News / July 26, 2011 General Electric Co.’s health care unit, the world’s biggest maker of medical imaging machines, is moving the headquarters of its 115-year-old X-ray business to Beijing. http://www.boston.com/business/articles/2011/07/26/ge_moving_x_ray_business_to_china/ Immelt can go do an anatomically impossible act, but I’m sure the GE employees would gladly help