| 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...
| Political Talk|| More Fox News Bias! - Taxing Authority on 12/4/12 at 10:14 pm|
No really, it's MSNBC again...
http://www.weeklystandard.com/blogs/obama-consults-msnbc-hosts-sharpton-maddow-tax-rates_665036.html)] Obama Consults with MSNBC Hosts Sharpton, Maddow on Tax Rates[/link]
[quote]President Barack Obama met with several MSNBC hosts this afternoon at the W...
| Political Talk|| For Those That Think Rising Taxes Won't Effect Business Operations... - Taxing Authority on 12/2/12 at 3:04 pm|
The rate of special dividends from large great American companies is coming at an alarming rate. If the politicos in Washington D.C. are not paying attention to this a...
| Political Talk|| Here They Come! Why Congress Might Have to Mess with the 401(k) - Taxing Authority on 11/29/12 at 1:11 pm|
[b]Fiscal Cliff: Why Congress Might Have to Mess with the 401(k)[/b]
[quote]One of the earliest fears about tax-favored savings accounts like IRAs and 401(k) plans was that when this pool of savings...
| Political Talk|| THIS is why we need spending cuts; not higher taxes - Taxing Authority on 11/20/12 at 11:48 am|
... when you cut the budget the stupid and wasteful spending in necessarily reduced.
[quote]Somewhere, Al Gore is throwing a temper tantrum. The CIA is getting rid of it's climate center, something taxpayers never...
| Political Talk|| Thank gawd we didn't elect a rich guy in the pocket of Wall St. - Taxing Authority on 11/14/12 at 2:41 pm|
| Political Talk|| Exit poll demographics 2008-->2012 - Taxing Authority on 11/7/12 at 7:58 pm|
Romney pulled nearly ever category toward the right, except "He cares more about me" (apparently leadership, values, and vision have little merit with Obama voters) and those deluded enough to think the economy i...
| Political Talk|| Official Poli-Board Bet Thread - Taxing Authority on 11/5/12 at 5:20 pm|
Over the past few days, weeks, months, years.... there have been many offers and actual bets made on the election. Can't recall them all.
So... list them here. Who's got active self-banning, avatar, or sig pic bets on the board?
| Political Talk|| More Republican Intransigence - Taxing Authority on 11/2/12 at 1:16 pm|
[quote]Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid rejects Mitt Romney's claim that he'll be a more successfully bipartisan President than Barack Obama has been -- particularly given how controversial ...
| Political Talk|| Richard Cohen: The President Who Seems Not to Care (Obama) - Taxing Authority on 10/30/12 at 7:18 pm|
[quote]One of the more melancholy moments of the presidential campaign occurred for me in a screening room. The film was Ror...
| Political Talk|| Stay Classy Obama! - Taxing Authority on 10/27/12 at 11:04 am|
Has there ever been a more childish administration?...
| Political Talk|| Ahead of Election, Obama Stops Releasing ‘Stimulus’ Reports - Taxing Authority on 10/19/12 at 10:07 am|
[quote]The [b]$831,000,000,000[/b] economic “stimulus” that President Obama spearheaded and signed into law requires his administration to release quarterly reports on its effects. [b]But “the m...
| Political Talk|| For first time, Romney's favorability rating tops Obama's - Taxing Authority on 10/19/12 at 10:01 am|
I've said all along that Obama had the more difficult job this election. While Romney had a likeabiltiy gap, Obama had (and continues to have) a credibility gap. Making up ground on likeability is far easier. And it appears Romney has done exactly that...
| Political Talk|| Question for 2008 Obama Voters - Taxing Authority on 9/27/12 at 12:34 pm|
If Obama ran on the following campaign promises...
"I will add $5 Trillion in debt"
"I will never pass a budget"
"I will extend the Bush tax cuts"
"I will renew the Patriot Act"
... Would you still have voted for him?...
| Political Talk|| Romney just completed the greatest troll in presidential history - Taxing Authority on 9/21/12 at 1:37 pm|
Rope-a-doped liberals and Harry Reid with succinct and daft skill. ...
| Political Talk|| Obama the Theocrat or Panderer: Your choice - Taxing Authority on 9/17/12 at 1:57 pm|
[quote]The Obama campaign is launching a new outreach effort directed at religious voters.
In a new web video uploaded to [b]YouTube Monday, Obama made an argument for faith in the public square[...