| Political Talk|| House votes to delay ObamaCare mandate by a decade - pistolpete23 on 3/14/14 at 5:54 pm|
[quote]The House voted Friday to delay ObamaCare's individual mandate to buy health insurance for a decade, as part of a bill that would spare doctors from drastic cuts to their Medicare payments at the end of the month. The vote was 238-181 with nearly all Democrats opposed. Now the bill goes to ...
| Political Talk|| How much of this is true? - pistolpete23 on 3/13/14 at 7:53 pm|
[quote]Now, what about choice and cost? In states where the federal government helps run these marketplaces, the average American will have more than 50 different plans to choose from, with different levels of coverage. And because insurance companies are competing against one another for your bus...
| Political Talk|| Obama "Health care isn't expensive just cancel your cable and phone" - pistolpete23 on 3/12/14 at 6:23 pm|
[quote] Barack Obama appeared in a town hall for Spanish-language media on March 6th to discuss ObamaCare and promote enrollments, and got challenged by a viewer on the economics of it for low-income Americans who are now forced to buy comprehensive health insurance. On a $36,000 annual income, t...
| Political Talk|| U.S. Pledges 1Billion in aid to Ukraine - pistolpete23 on 3/4/14 at 11:31 am|
| Political Talk|| Arizona religious bill that angered gays vetoed - pistolpete23 on 2/26/14 at 9:30 pm|
[quote]My agenda is to sign into law legislation that advances Arizona," Brewer said at a news conference. "I call them like I see them despite the tear...
| Political Talk|| Is "racism" genetic or learned? - pistolpete23 on 1/24/14 at 10:54 am|
I myself believe we are all racist in one way or another... is it something we're born with or is it something we learn as children growing up?...
| Political Talk|| Feds list 141 new regulations in only three days - pistolpete23 on 1/3/14 at 2:31 pm|
[quote]The website Regulations.gov lists 141 regulations that have been posted by federal agencies in the last three days alone. Of these regulations, 119 are “rulemaking,” meaning they establish a new rule. Twenty-three are “non-rulemaking,” meaning the regulations does not establish a new rule. T...
| Political Talk|| 11 Republican AGs say repeatedly changing ACA without congress is illegal - pistolpete23 on 1/3/14 at 1:57 pm|
[quote]As if the Obama administration doesn’t already have enough problems when it comes to health care reform, here’s another to add to the list. In a letter Thursday to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, eleven Republican state attorneys general claim th...
| Political Talk|| U.S. asks top court not to extend Catholics' contraception exemption - pistolpete23 on 1/3/14 at 1:32 pm|
[quote] The U.S. government asked the Supreme Court on Friday not to allow Roman Catholic-affiliated groups a temporary exemption from a part of the Obamacare healthcare law that requires employers to provide insurance policies covering contraception. On Tuesday night, Justice Sonia Sotomayor had g...
| Political Talk|| Obama Admin Calls Jihadists Who Attacked Russia - pistolpete23 on 1/1/14 at 9:17 pm|
[quote]“Folks Who Want To Cause Mischief”…[/quote]
[quote]Over at the State Department, spokeswoman Marie Harf acknowledged the security issues highlighted by the bombings but still strove to argue that Sochi, 600 miles southwest of Volgograd but a hundred miles closer to Chechnya, is likely safe...
| Political Talk|| Rice: No time to think about Benghazi - pistolpete23 on 12/24/13 at 9:04 am|
[quote]National security advisor Susan Rice expressed no regrets over her interviews following the assault on the American diplomatic annex in Benghazi, Libya, saying she does not have time to think about an issue blown out of proportion.[/quote]
[quote]“I don’t have time to think about a false c...
| Political Talk|| Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah,Joyous Kwanzaa Happy Holidays and Happy Festivus - pistolpete23 on 12/23/13 at 10:59 am|
I think I covered everybody...If not oh well...have a good one ...be safe!!!
| Political Talk|| Obama dodges question on whether 2013 was worst year of presidency - pistolpete23 on 12/20/13 at 1:56 pm|
[quote]President Obama declined to say whether 2013 had been the worst year of his tenure during a White House news conference Friday. “I gotta tell you, that’s not how I think about it,” Obama said in response to a question on the point from the Associated Press. The questioner noted the lack of p...
| Political Talk|| Obama Lifts Health Mandate for Those With Canceled Plans - pistolpete23 on 12/20/13 at 8:42 am|
[quote]Americans whose health plans are being canceled because their coverage doesn’t meet Obamacare rules will be exempt from the mandate that they carry insurance, under a change announced by the Obama administration. [/quote]
| Political Talk|| The Robertson Family Offical Statement - pistolpete23 on 12/19/13 at 7:46 pm|
[quote]We want to thank all of you for your prayers and support. The family has spent much time in prayer since learning of A&E's decision. We want you to know that first and foremost we are a family rooted in our faith in God and our belief that the Bible is His word. While some of Phil’s unfilt...
| Political Talk|| “Duck Dynasty on TheBlaze” has a nice ring to it, according to Glenn Beck. - pistolpete23 on 12/19/13 at 2:10 pm|
[quote]One day after Phil Robertson’s comments about homosexuality earned him an indefinite suspension from the hit series “Duck Dynasty” on A&E, Beck offered the entire Robertson family a place on his own network.[/quote]
[quote]“[All the other networks] will fold to pressure,” he said. “They wi...
| Political Talk|| Speaking of anuses Reid: White House should have shared credit for O-Care fixes - pistolpete23 on 12/19/13 at 1:58 pm|
[quote]Democratic senators are unhappy the White House didn’t give them any credit for key fixes to ObamaCare. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) recently reproached President Obama in private on the issue, arguing Obama should have given his colleagues more praise.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Jindal: 'Messed Up when Miley gets laughs and Phil gets suspended - pistolpete23 on 12/19/13 at 8:45 am|
[quote]'The politically correct crowd is tolerant of all viewpoints, except those they disagree with.'[/quote]
[quote]Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal criticized the suspension of Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson by network A&E. “Phil Robertson and his family are great citizens of the State of Lo...
| Political Talk|| Fed to taper bond buying by $10 billion a month - pistolpete23 on 12/18/13 at 1:51 pm|
[quote]The Federal Reserve announced Wednesday it would start to taper its aggressive bond-buying program to $75 billion a month beginning in January, sending the market sharply higher. [/quote]
| Political Talk|| Black Student ‘Lynches’ Two White Guys, Calls It Art - pistolpete23 on 12/18/13 at 12:30 pm|
[quote]An African-American student at Sacramento State University is under fire for her recent work of art – which consisted of “lynching” two white men from a tree on the northern California campus. The men were repor...
| Political Talk|| Phil Robertson :A Vagina Is ‘More Desirable Than A Man’s Anus’ - pistolpete23 on 12/18/13 at 10:40 am|
[quote]“It seems like, to me, a vagina – as a man – would be more desirable than a man’s anus. That’s just me,” Robertson stated. “I’m just thinking: There’s more there! She’s got more to offer. I mean, come on, dudes! You know what I’m saying? But hey, sin: It’s not logical, my man. It’s just not l...
| Political Talk|| Should GM repay $10B rescue cost? CEO says no - pistolpete23 on 12/17/13 at 1:35 pm|
[quote]The General Motors bailout may have cost the government $10 billion, but GM CEO Dan Akerson rejects any suggestion that the company should compensate for the losses. [b]He ...
| Political Talk|| White House names former Microsoft exec to run Healthcare.gov - pistolpete23 on 12/17/13 at 12:56 pm|
[quote] The White House is rebooting HealthCare.gov's repairman. Former Microsoft executive Kurt DelBene will take over the volunteer job of overseeing ongoing fixes to the federal Obamacare marketplace HealthCare.gov starting Wednesday, officials said. DelBene is replacing management guru Jeffrey...
| Political Talk|| Obama's Current Approval Rating Is The Ugliest Since Nixon - pistolpete23 on 12/17/13 at 10:06 am|
[quote]President Barack Obama is ending his fifth year in office with the lowest approval ratings at this point in the presidency since President Richard Nixon, according to a new Washington Post/ABC poll released Tuesday. [/quote]
[quote]Obama's approval rating in the poll stands at 43%. By comp...
| Political Talk|| Sebelius: Yes, Some Will Pay More for Health Insurance Under Obamacare - pistolpete23 on 12/17/13 at 8:45 am|
[quote]On a recent trip to Miami, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius admitted that, yes, some people will be paying more for health insurance under Obamacare:[/quote]
[quote]Said Sebelius, "There are some individuals who may be looking at increases. I think you cannot make a st...
| Political Talk|| Confidential Obamacare Navigator training manual uploaded online - pistolpete23 on 12/16/13 at 11:32 am|
[quote]“INFORMATION NOT RELEASABLE TO THE PUBLIC UNLESS AUTHORIZED BY LAW: This information has not been publicly disclosed and may be privileged and confidential. It is for internal government use only and must not be disseminated, distributed, or copied to persons not authorized to receive the inf...
| Political Talk|| Gingrich: Budget deal keeps focus on Obamacare - pistolpete23 on 12/16/13 at 10:28 am|
[quote]The bipartisan budget agreement is "brilliant politics" that will allow Republicans to keep the heat on Obamacare and avoid the terrible optics of more government shutdowns, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich said Sunday. Gingrich said Republicans can now unwrap the "gigantic Christmas gift"...
| Political Talk|| Feds say they disrupted suicide bomb plot against Wichita airport - pistolpete23 on 12/13/13 at 1:19 pm|
[quote]Federal officials say they've arrested a Kansas man who allegedly wanted to set off a suicide bomb at the Wichita airport[/quote]
[quote]In advance of the news conference, an official familiar with the case told NBC News that the suspect was "an older white man," who became radicalized aft...
| Political Talk|| Tea Party: Boehner has 'declared war' - pistolpete23 on 12/13/13 at 11:13 am|
[quote]Tea Party Patriots said Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) has “declared war on the Tea Party” with his “smug and pretentious rant” against certain right-wing organizations. The group made the charge in a fundraising email to supporters, seeking to win donations over the public feuding.[/quote]
| Political Talk|| Administration: Issa can’t be trusted - pistolpete23 on 12/13/13 at 9:01 am|
[quote]The Obama administration on Thursday escalated its feuding with Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), telling him he cannot have physical copies of ObamaCare security documents because he might leak them.[/quote]
[quote]In an letter sent Thursday, the administration argues that because of Issa's h...