Posts in category "Senate"

Thanks Democrats, Illinois Fails Again: Worst in Midwest for Private Sector Job Creation

-By Warner Todd Huston I have been chronicling all the major failures of the once great state of Illinois and this week we have yet another one. A new tabulation of private sector job creation finds that Illinois created a dismal 500 non-government jobs in 2013 making it the single worst state in the Midwest... Read more »

'Enemies of the State': Fox News to Air Repot on Gov't Harassment

-By Warner Todd Huston We are seeing news of left-wingers' fascist attacks all across the country. With the resignation of Mozilla's CEO who only had his position for a week, to Dem. Senate Majority "leader" Harry Reid from the floor of the U.S. Senate attempting to destroy the Constitutional right of conservatives to donate to political causes to Obama verbally attacking individual Americans and using his IRS to destroy his enemies, we live in perilous times for freedom of speech. Without a doubt Obama's government is constantly whipping up hatred for anyone who disagrees with the liberal line. So, at 10PM Eastern on Saturday, April 5, Fox is airing FOX News Reporting: Enemies of the State to expound on this anti-free speech crusade being perpetrated by people and entities ranging from President Obama, Senate Democrat leader Harry Reid, Nancy Pelosi, to the NSA and the IRS and others on the left-wing of the American political sphere. The one-hour special will be hosted by FNC’s Jon Scott and will focus on Americans who have found themselves in the crosshairs of their own government. During the program, Scott will be joined by FNC senior national correspondent John Roberts and co-anchor of America’s News HQ Greg Jarrett to investigate four issues where private citizens found themselves in battles against the government...

Ill. Sen. Dick Durbin Lies That Republicans Dissed Obama to His Face

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois Senator Dick Durbin has not only been caught red (or blue) handed in a lie, but now he’s doubling down on that lie by claiming that a Republican leader in the House of Reps. told the President to his face that he “cannot stand to look at him.” Senator Durbin,... Read more »

State Senator Jim Oberweis Announces Bid to Defeat Dick Durbin for US Senate

-By Warner Todd Huston Jim Oberweis had been saying that he didn’t want to run for the U.S. Senate again, especially against left-winger Dick Durbin. But a recent poll changed his mind and now he’s announcing a run. Oberweis announced his run today and said he based his decision on a poll commissioned by Ron... Read more »

Share Your Government #Shutdown Tweets

-By Warner Todd Huston I’ve been throwing in a bunch of shutdown tweets. If you would like, you can retweet mine, but I’d like everyone to add their own, too. Let us know what yours are. Here’s some of mine (@warnerthuston)… .@RepMikePompeo MT Obama's jackbooted thugs writing tickets to vets at WWII mem. Read more »

45 Groups Sign Letter Supporting Sen. Vitter's No Washington Obamacare Exemption Act‏

I have signed this letter. Will you talk about it to everyone you know?… Those Who Created this Law Should Experience it Firsthand (WASHINGTON, DC) — Independent Women’s Voice today released a coalition letter signed by 45 national, state and local leaders to Senator David Vitter (R-La.) supporting S. 1497, the “No Exemption for Washington... Read more »

[VIDEO] Voice of the People: Talking Obamacare in Times Square

The Heritage Foundation’s Chris Jacobs visited New York City to ask people about Obamacare: Do you think it’s hazardous to your health? DEFUND OBAMACARE NOW! Video courtesy of The Heritage Foundation.

Ill. Senator Mark Kirk Comes Out of the Closet... In Support of Gay Marriage

-By Warner Todd Huston Republican Senator Mark Kirk, has joined the flip floppers on the GOP’s side and come out of the closet… about gay marriage. Via a short, two paragraph statement, Senator Kirk has come out in favor of gay marriage. Now, the media have decided this is an example of a Republican “evolving”... Read more »

Washington's Spending Problem

Over the past four years, President Obama and Congress have racked up huge spending bills. From the failed stimulus to the President’ new health care law to runaway spending on entitlement programs, Washington has blown through every dollar taxpayers have sent plus trillions more. Families all over America are tightening their belts. It’s time Washington... Read more »

2012 Election BRUTAL for Republicans in Illinois

-By Warner Todd Huston The 2012 elections in Illinois was brutal to the GOP. Republicans lost seats both in Washington and in Springfield. This election shows that the Illinois GOP is non-existent. Completely useless in every respect. Here are some of the results that affect the immediate Chicago area. Federal House of Representatives All our... Read more »