| Political Talk|| CBO: Obama budget to add $6.6T in deficits - pistolpete23 on 4/17/14 at 1:14 pm|
[quote]President Obama's budget adds $6.6 trillion in deficits over the next 10 years, the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) said Thursday. That estimate is significantly worse than the $4.9 trillion in deficits predicted by the White House. The CBO used its own less rosy estimates of ...
| Political Talk|| Obama Russia doesn't want war with U.S. - pistolpete23 on 4/16/14 at 7:02 pm|
[quote]Asked in an interview with CBS News about a Russian fighter buzzing a U.S. Navy ship in the Black Sea on Saturday, Obama said, “They’re not interested in any kind of military confrontation with us, understanding that our conventional forces are significantly superior to the Russians.” [/q...
| Political Talk|| Video shows large Al Qadea meeting in Yemen - pistolpete23 on 4/15/14 at 10:28 pm|
[quote]Washington (CNN) -- A new video shows what looks like the largest and most dangerous gathering of al Qaeda in years. And the CIA and the Pentagon either didn't know about it or couldn't get a drone there in time to strike.[/quote]
[quote]U.S. officials won't comment on that, but every frame ...
| Political Talk|| In swipe at Reid , Josh Romney shows dad paying his taxes - pistolpete23 on 4/15/14 at 7:29 pm|
[quote]Hey @SenatorReid here's a shot of @MittRomney paying taxes. Does it every year. It's how you get your paycheck. 5:13 PM - 15 Apr 2014 [/quote]
| Political Talk|| White House pressed on lack of press for Obama moment of silence - pistolpete23 on 4/15/14 at 1:55 pm|
[quote]The White House will not allow members of the media to observe President Obama's moment of silence on Tuesday for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings, drawing a protest from members of the White House press corps. Obama's observation, which will come at 2:49 p.m., will come in the mi...
| Political Talk|| Obama pays tax rate of 20% - pistolpete23 on 4/11/14 at 7:06 pm|
[quote]Today, the President released his 2013 federal income tax returns. He and the First Lady filed their income tax returns jointly and reported adjusted gross income of $481,098. The Obamas paid $98,169 in total tax. The President and First Lady also reported donating $59,251 – or about 12.3 pe...
| Political Talk|| One Final Glitch on Way Out Door for Sebelius - pistolpete23 on 4/11/14 at 11:20 am|
[quote]Kathleen Sebelius had one final glitch on her way out the door. At her resignation celebtration at the White House Rose Garden today, she was missing the final page from her prepared remarks:[/quote]
| Political Talk|| WH RT: 'Kathleen Sebelius Is Resigning Because Obamacare Has Won - pistolpete23 on 4/11/14 at 10:56 am|
| Political Talk|| re: Your Racist Kid of the Day - pistolpete23 on 4/11/14 at 10:50 am|
| Political Talk|| Obama budget defeated 413-2 - pistolpete23 on 4/9/14 at 8:24 pm|
[quote]Mr. Obama’s 2015 plan, which he submitted to Congress in March, only a month late, was met with even less interest than usual. Most of his tax and spending proposals are unlikely to gain traction ...
| Political Talk|| re: "Facts derail lying Sharpton's informant tale" - pistolpete23 on 4/9/14 at 5:16 pm|
[quote]In fact, Sharpton’s fabricated tale is belied by FBI records that provide a clear account of when and why he began working as a cooperating informant. After unveiling his fable at a morning press conference, Sharpton repeated his claims last night at the close of his “PoliticsNation” show on ...
| Political Talk|| "Facts derail lying Sharpton's informant tale" - pistolpete23 on 4/9/14 at 5:12 pm|
[quote]APRIL 9--In a desperate effort to explain away his work as a paid government informant, the Rev. Al Sharpton yesterday claimed that he first ran into the FBI’s arms after his life was threatened by gangsters, an incident that prompted him to then record 10 face-to-face encounters with one of ...
| Political Talk|| re: Emails suggest Elijah Cummings prompted IRS targeting of True the Vote - pistolpete23 on 4/9/14 at 5:03 pm|
[link=(http://p.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/apr/9/dallas-irs-office-plastered-pro-obama-stickers-scr/)]Dallas IRS office plastered with pro-Obama stickers and screensavers[/link]...
| Political Talk|| Emails suggest Elijah Cummings prompted IRS targeting of True the Vote - pistolpete23 on 4/9/14 at 4:40 pm|
[quote]House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., has accused the panel's top Democrat of prompting the Internal Revenue Service in 2012 to target a conservative organization applying for non-profit status. Issa said records obtained last week from the IRS show...
| Political Talk|| Holder claims " vast amounts" of discretion in enforcing federal laws - pistolpete23 on 4/8/14 at 8:49 pm|
[quote]“There is a vast amount of discretion that a president has — and, more specifically, that an attorney general has,” Holder responded. “But that discretion has to be used in an appropriate way so that your acting consistent with the aims of the statute but at the same time making sure that you...
| Political Talk|| House Republicans want Lois Lerner charged - pistolpete23 on 4/7/14 at 8:36 pm|
[quote]The House Ways and Means Committee will vote this week to formally ask the Justice Department to pursue criminal charges against former IRS employee Lois Lerner, an official at the center of Republican probes of the matter. The committee will mark up a letter to Attorney General Eric Holder o...
| Political Talk|| 6 Billion goes missing from the State Department - pistolpete23 on 4/4/14 at 11:48 am|
| Political Talk|| Networks snub Obama on primetime Healthcare address - pistolpete23 on 4/4/14 at 11:41 am|
[quote]WASHINGTON — White House officials sought valuable primetime air for a rare, impromptu Tuesday night address to tout the accomplishment of signing up more than 7 million people under the Affordable Care Act. But network officials refused to make the kind of accommodation they did previously f...
| Political Talk|| Puitin defies Obama in Syria as Russian arms fuel Assad resurgence - pistolpete23 on 4/2/14 at 7:21 pm|
[quote]President Vladimir Putin, condemned by NATO for annexing Crimea, is now defying the U.S. in Syria by sending more and deadlier arms to help Bashar al-Assad score a string of advances against insurgents, military experts say.[/quote]
[quote]“Russia is now doing everything to ensure that Ass...
| Political Talk|| re: Sen Bodi White introduces bill to increase St George sales taxes up to 2% more - pistolpete23 on 4/1/14 at 10:22 pm|
[quote]White's bill, filed late Tuesday, says the parish can continue to collect its 2 percent sales tax in the unincorporated area during the transition, but that the parish and the new city would have an intergovernmental agreement. That agreement would lay out how much of the money would go to th...
| Political Talk|| re: Hobby Lobby's Retirement Plan Invests in Contraception Manufacturers - pistolpete23 on 4/1/14 at 9:15 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: 8.2 earthquake off of Chile, Tsunami warnings issued - pistolpete23 on 4/1/14 at 8:38 pm|
[quote]why all these earthquakes recently...[/quote]
[quote] It is estimated that there are approximately 2,600 earthquakes each and every day, or about 80,000 per month, however many of them are too small to even be felt.[/quote]...
| Political Talk|| re: Obamacare Estimates @ 858k newly insured - pistolpete23 on 4/1/14 at 3:33 pm|
[quote]President Obama will deliver a triumphant speech Tuesday afternoon following a panic-induced enrollment flood at the last minute[/quote]
| Political Talk|| re: Iran's new ambassador to the U.N. involved in 1979 embassy takeover - pistolpete23 on 4/1/14 at 10:07 am|
| Political Talk|| re: Obamacare: Its the law of the land - pistolpete23 on 4/1/14 at 6:59 am|
[quote]Slavery was the law of the land too once. [/quote]
I don't believe there were any laws mandating that you must own slaves...
| Political Talk|| Harry Reid: People Aren’t Educated on How to Use the Internet - pistolpete23 on 3/26/14 at 1:43 pm|
[quote]Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) said the fault of struggling to sign up on the Obamacare exchanges didn’t lie with the faulty website, but with the people who weren’t “educated on how to use the Internet.” Explaining the reasoning behind the latest Obamacare delay, Reid said too...
| Political Talk|| re: Poor Obama....he looks so dejected when no one claps after he lies to them - pistolpete23 on 3/25/14 at 9:12 pm|
| Political Talk|| re: On Megan Kelly's Show - White House Just announced extending ACA sign-up - pistolpete23 on 3/25/14 at 9:00 pm|
[link=(http://thehill.com/blogs/healthwatch/health-reform-implementation/201757-obama-administration-pushes-back-open)]The Obama administration will extend the March 31 open enrollment deadline for people who say they tried to sign-up for coverage on the new healthcare exchanges but failed to comple...
| Political Talk|| Vatican Chief Justice: Obama’s Policies ‘Have Become Progressively More Hostile - pistolpete23 on 3/24/14 at 12:23 pm|
[quote]Toward Christian Civilization[/quote]
ETA: [quote]In an interview with Polonia Christiana magazine –and transcribed by L...
| Political Talk|| Egypt court sentences 528 Morsi supporters to death - pistolpete23 on 3/24/14 at 12:14 pm|
[quote]A court in Egypt has sentenced to death 528 supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi. They were convicted of charges including murdering a policeman and attacks on people and property. The group is among some 1,200 Muslim Brotherhood supporters on trial, including senior membe...