| Political Talk|| Here is Why the Republican Party Needs an Enema - Taxing Authority on 1/29/14 at 9:44 pm|
[b]House passes [u]$956B[/u] farm bill[/b]
[quote][b]The House[/b] on Wednesday approved a mammoth [b]$956 billion farm bill[/b] in a bipartisan vote.
Members approved the House-Senate agreement on fa...
| Political Talk|| Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va) hostage taking terrorist - Taxing Authority on 12/23/13 at 4:13 pm|
[quote]While speaking on CNN's "State of the Union" with Candy Crowley Sunday morning, Manchin touted his bipartisan bill with Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) that pushes for a delay of t...
| Political Talk|| Why do some beliefs belong 'in the closet'? - Taxing Authority on 12/19/13 at 9:17 am|
Why do some believe: heterosexuality and religion in particular belong in the closet--the way being gay once was hidden from public view?
Simple question we should all be asking ourselves during this period of faux outrage......
| Political Talk|| Obama Met ONCE with Sebilius Since Signing ACA into Law - Taxing Authority on 12/5/13 at 12:04 pm|
[link=(http://www.g-a-i.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/GAI-Secretarial-Meetings-Report-12.4.2013-.pdf)]LINK to PDF File[/link]
[quote]Since the signing of the Affordable Care Act on March 23, 2010, President Obama has met with various Cabinet secretaries a total of 277 times
* According to the...
| Political Talk|| Majority in U.S. Say Healthcare Not Gov't Responsibility - Taxing Authority on 11/26/13 at 12:51 pm|
[quote]Attitudes across all three partisan groups have shifted away from the view that ensuring healthcare coverage is a proper role of gov...
| Political Talk|| Keep Your Values to Yourself! - Taxing Authority on 11/20/13 at 12:33 am|
Isn't this what we hear about preachy religious people all the time? If imposing one's values upon others is patently wrong... shouldn't it apply across the board?
[quote]South Carolina Democratic congressman James Clyburn was forthright in laying out...
| Political Talk|| Buy a Book, Get Investigated by Fed.gov - Taxing Authority on 11/14/13 at 9:39 am|
Is this what freedom-loving [i]liberals[/i] envisioned of the Obama administration?
[quote]Federal officials gathered the information from the customer records of two men who were under criminal investigation fo...
| Political Talk|| A ? for single payer proponents - Taxing Authority on 10/2/13 at 1:10 pm|
In light of the current government shut down by "hostage taking" minority of a party...
What would you be doing for healthcare if government was the only source? ...
| Political Talk|| What is the "compromise" Democrats are offering? - Taxing Authority on 10/1/13 at 10:06 am|
Haven't seen any... Maybe I missed it? ...
| Political Talk|| First Detroit. Chicago Next? - Taxing Authority on 9/17/13 at 10:09 pm|
[link=(http://illinoispolicy.org/uploads/files/Publications/The_Hidden_Bill.pdf)]The Hidden Bill -- Chicago Taxpayer and the Looming Crisis (*PDF File*)[/link]
[quote]The city of Chicago has long been regarded as an economic engine of the Midwest. It is home to some of the country’s largest indus...
| Political Talk|| Should the mentally ill... - Taxing Authority on 9/4/13 at 11:35 am|
... be allowed to vote? Why or why not. ...
| Political Talk|| If we are going into Syria for slaughter of innocents... - Taxing Authority on 9/3/13 at 10:00 am|
... and our own security interests...
Why the hell aren't we going into Mexico to take out the cartels? ...
| Political Talk|| Who Recalls Pelosi's Trip To Syria? - Taxing Authority on 9/2/13 at 2:58 pm|
[quote][b]Remembering Nancy Pelosi’s Syria Junket[/b]
Michael Rubin | @mrubin1971 [b]04.02.2012[/b]
Five years ago this coming Wednesday [note dateline], [b]House Majority leader Nancy Pelosi defied President Bush’s r...
| Political Talk|| Chicago Sun-Times at it again - Taxing Authority on 7/8/13 at 2:45 pm|
So... The CS-T has become somewhat of a laughing stock after firing its entire photo staff (including one of my favorite PJs John White) and having its writers do PJ duty with iPhones.
Seemingly, they should take a look at the backshop! :lol:
| Political Talk|| Remember this new NY gun laws? - Taxing Authority on 6/5/13 at 11:16 am|
How are they working out?
[quote](NEW YORK) -- June got off to a bloody start as [b]25 people were shot over the weekend[/b] in New York City, the New York Daily News reports.
| Political Talk|| Bush Administration Did It Too! - Taxing Authority on 5/19/13 at 10:03 am|
Oh wait. Sorry they didn't.
[b]Bush AG Alberto Gonzales: I didn’t subpoena on leak[/b]
Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2013/05/alberto-gonzales-subpoena-leak-91405.html#ixzz2TkcFkA00
[quote]Former Attorney General Alberto Gonzales said Wednesday that the [b]Bush administration once...
| Political Talk|| NTSB: Lower drunk driving threshold to 0.05% - Taxing Authority on 5/14/13 at 12:04 pm|
[b]US officials recommend lowering drunken driving threshold to .05 blood alcohol to save lives[/b]
[quote] WASHINGTON - Federal accident investigators recommended Tuesday that states cut their threshold for drunken driving by nearly h...
| Political Talk|| Earth Day 1970 Predictions... - Taxing Authority on 4/22/13 at 12:58 pm|
[quote]Behold the coming apocalypse as predicted on and around Earth Day, 1970:
"[b]Civilization will end within 15 or 30 years[/b] unless immediate action is taken against problems facing mankind." —...
| Political Talk|| Obama Parading Newton Families like Circus Animals for Weekly Radio Address - Taxing Authority on 4/12/13 at 12:44 pm|
Obama to Hand Mic to Newtown Victim's Mom for Weekly Radio Address
[quote]WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the mother of a Newtown shooting victim will deliver the weekly presidential...
| Political Talk|| Remember When Sarah Palin Caused Jared Laughner to Shoot Gabby Giffords? - Taxing Authority on 3/25/13 at 9:51 pm|
By using violent rhetoric modeled after violent war tatics? Things like... "targeting people for primaries?"
Anyone remember that?
[quote]In an interview with New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Sunday's NBC Meet the Press, moderator [b]David Greg...
| Political Talk|| Colorado State Senator Goes After Rape Victim - Taxing Authority on 3/6/13 at 1:04 am|
Rape victim... testifies before CO State Senate panel considering banning college students from concealed carry campuses. Democrat Senator, decides to go after her...
[quote]The young woman in question was Amanda...
| Political Talk|| A Report From Texas and Check In - Taxing Authority on 3/2/13 at 12:14 pm|
Despite the sequester "cuts" the sun *did*, in fact, rise today and there have been no reported mass deaths.
Please check in from your location... If you are still alive!...
| Political Talk|| Sit Down. Prepare for a Shock. Obamacare Costs More than Projected - Taxing Authority on 2/6/13 at 6:27 pm|
Who would have ever thought? I'm shocked! SHOCKED! S-H-O-C-K-E-D that this could happen!
[b]The Congressional Budget Office on Tuesday quietly raised[/b] the 10-year co...
| Political Talk|| LEGAL Immigrant BOOMS! on Gun Control - Taxing Authority on 1/31/13 at 10:30 am|
5:10 clip, worth the watch.
"The prospect of tyranny may not grab the headlines like gun crimes usually do, but few saw the Third Reich until it was too late. The Second Amendment is a doomsday provision, ...
| Political Talk|| Krugman Joins the Loons and Kooks - Taxing Authority on 1/8/13 at 2:22 pm|
Nobel prize winning economist claims "the Treasury could acquire enough cash to sidestep the debt ceiling — while doing no economic harm at all." from minting a $1 Trillion dollar coin from $50 worth of platinum.
A question for Mr. Krugman. If the government can simply create money with no econom...
| Political Talk|| Those 20-something Obama Voters... You Voted for It! - Taxing Authority on 1/8/13 at 2:17 pm|
Young adults will see higher health insurance premiums under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) because of a provision that links prices for older an...
| Political Talk|| Nancy Pelosi -Has Problem Portraying The Truth - Taxing Authority on 1/7/13 at 12:32 pm|
Nancy Pelosi defends doctored picture of House Democratic women[quote]
WASHINGTON -- House minority leader Nancy Pelosi on Friday defended an altered picture of Democratic congress...
| Political Talk|| U.S. Small-Business Owners Pull Back Capital Spending Plans - Taxing Authority on 12/13/12 at 11:56 am|
[u][b]Net capital spending over the past 12 months declined to -22, down from -11 in July[/b][/u]
[quote]PRINCETON, NJ -- U.S. small-business owners' [b]net capital spending intentio...
| Political Talk|| Hey? What's going on here? How can this be? - Taxing Authority on 12/7/12 at 10:43 pm|
http://www.gallup.com/poll/159098/small-business-owners-hiring-intentions-plunge.aspx)] U.S. Small-Business Owners' Hiring Intentions Plunge[/link]
[quote]PRINCETON, NJ -- [b]U.S. small-business owners expect to add fewer net new jobs over the next 12 months than at any time since the de...
| Political Talk|| Remember those Frech Tax Hikes? - Taxing Authority on 12/6/12 at 11:20 pm|
Looks like they are working...
* French ILO jobless rate highest in 13 years
* One in four youth unemployed
Dec 6 (Reuters) - France's unemployment rate rose to 10.3 percent in the third quarter...