Archive for February 2011

ABC: Joe Walsh on ABC Report on 'Tea Party Freshmen Return Home'

Take a look at the ABC News piece on Joe Walsh (R, 8th Dist) and other Tea Party candidates returning home for town hall meetings. “Tea Party Freshmen Return Home”

Truth in Accounting Issues: Washington's 'Financial State of the State' - True Tax Burden $31.7 Billion

From the Institute for Truth in Accounting… Chicago (November 29, 2010) Today, the Institute for Truth in Accounting released Washington’s “Financial State of the State.” After an intensive review of the State’s 2010 audited financial report the Institute determined the State is in a precarious financial position because it does not have the funds available... Read more »

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New Tone: After Budget Vote, Wis. Democrat Tells Fellow Rep. 'You Are F***ing Dead'

-By Warner Todd Huston The Democrat’s “new tone” rolls ever onward… into the ditch. After the latest vote on the Budget Repair Bill last Friday, Democrat State Representative Gordon Hintz (54th District) turned to fellow Representative Michelle Litjens (R, 56th District) and said: “You are F***ing Dead!” Nice “new tone,” isn’t it? But it fits... Read more »

AFL-CIO Union Chief: We Need to Raise Taxes to Pay Union Members More

-By Warner Todd Huston You know the old saying, “stupid is as stupid does”? Enter the AFL-CIO’s Richard Trumka, one of the most violence prone union presidents in America, who has come up with a brilliant strategy to solve America’s troubles. He says we need to raise taxes to pay his union members even higher... Read more »

Mitch Daniels Explains Himself Well... But Having to is a Problem

-By Warner Todd Huston Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels once again did a fine job explaining himself over his recent seemingly controversial opposition to introducing any right to work laws in Indiana. Turns out he really isn’t that opposed to it, but he sure seemed to be against the idea a few days ago. He has... Read more »
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Kinzinger Calls for Serious Efforts to Address the Budget

-By Warner Todd Huston Last week I wondered aloud if Illinois Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R, 11th District) was going against his claims of being fiscally responsible when I saw his poor support of the budget cuts in HR1. There were 22 budget cutting measures in HR1 and Kinzinger only supported 38% of those cuts. I... Read more »

U.S. Senator Rob Portman Delivers Weekly Republican Address

Our goal as Republicans is to make sensible reductions in this spending and create a better environment for job growth, not to shut down the government. Getting our debt and deficits under control is the first step we can take, and the single most important step Washington can take, to get our economy moving and... Read more »

VIDEO: Calif. Union Goon Pushes Tea Partier While Yelling About 'Fascists,' Another Attacks Man in Georgia

-By Warner Todd Huston Union animals escalating violence across the country… BigGovernment.com has the startling tale of a Teamster Jacket-wearing union goon attacking a Tea Party member at a protest held in Sacramento, California. Naturally, even as this union scumbag was manhandling a Tea Partier, he was yelling through a bullhorn that Tea Partiers are... Read more »
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National Education Association to Double Members' Dues Spent on Politics

-By Warner Todd Huston Even as it tops the list of organizations spending money on political causes, the National Education Association (NEA) is planning to double the amount of its members’ dues spent on politics so that it can spend yet more on political campaigns — and all left-wing causes to boot. Last year the... Read more »