| Political Talk|| "You're Still a Superpower" - Taxing Authority on 9/19/14 at 10:29 pm|
It's a long piece, but worth consideration...
[link=(http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2014/09/09/national_insecurity_obama_foreign_policy)]"You're still a superpower, but you no longer know how to act like one."[/link]
[quote]a top diplomat from one of America's most dependable Middle Eas...
| Political Talk|| Yet Another Obamacare Success! - Taxing Authority on 9/19/14 at 10:16 pm|
[quote]The "Blue Ox" of Minnesota Obamacare is calling it quits.
[b]PreferredOne, the insurer that sold nearly 60 percent of all private health plans on Minnesota's Obamacare exchange, on Tuesday said it would ...
| Political Talk|| Democrats Are More Obsessed with Impeachment than Republicans - Taxing Authority on 8/1/14 at 3:38 pm|
Democrats are way more obsessed with impeachment than republicans
[link=(http://fivethirtyeight.com/datalab/obama-impeachment-msnbc-fox-news/)]From PT darling Nate Silver[/link]
[quote]Consider, for example, the Sunlight Foundation’s Capitol Words database, which tracks words spoken in the Hou...
| Political Talk|| It's a Consensus! No one believes Obama - Taxing Authority on 6/25/14 at 9:28 am|
... except the cheerleading mascots. http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2014/06/24/fox-news-poll-voters-think-irs-emails-were-deliberately-destroyed/
[quote]The consensus is: it’s no accident. More than three-quarters of voters -- 76 percent -- think the emails missing from the account of Lois Lerne...
| Political Talk|| Anyone Remember the Liberal Outrage to 2Live Crew Banning? - Taxing Authority on 6/18/14 at 10:41 pm|
I remember when liberals stood for free speech. Even if it was offensive to some. Their argument-freedom is more important than anyone's offended sensibilities.
Man I miss real liberals. They had a propoer place and purpose in our world of keeping the do-gooders in check.
Now... the "liberal...
| Political Talk|| The Whitehouse Wouldn't Ask Anyone to Lie on a Sunday Show... - Taxing Authority on 5/12/14 at 12:33 pm|
Little Timmy Turbo Tax Geithner says...
[quote]“I remember during one Roosevelt Room prep session before I appeared on the Sunday shows, I objected when Dan Pfeiffer wanted me to say Social Security didn’t contribute to the deficit. It wasn’t a ma...
| Political Talk|| Next Time Obama Lectures Us On Income Inequality.... - Taxing Authority on 4/24/14 at 11:42 pm|
[quote]President Obama’s first stop on his week-long Asia trip had him dining — and spending — at one of Tokyo’s most prestigious sushi restaurants, Sukiyabas...
| 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...