Tag: Obama

Lame Duck Congress, Ducking Issues?

Lame Duck Congress, Ducking Issues?
Decisions made on the federal budget, extension of emergency unemployment benefits, Bush tax cuts, the repeal of the “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy, and an armed treaty with Russia, all by December 31st? This is highly unlikely as the democrats and republicans wrestle for power and status in the Whitehouse, as President Obama calls meetings... Read more »

Republicans win Big in the Election: Healthcare Bill & Job Loss Dooms the Democrats

Republicans win Big in the Election: Healthcare Bill & Job Loss Dooms the Democrats
The numbers are still coming in across the nation on Tuesday night but the trend is a huge victory for the Republicans who took over the House of Representatives breaking the Democratic hold on government.  Voters who are angry with the healthcare reform bill, the lack of jobs and the impending tax increases voted for... Read more »