The first lady gave a speech at a Miami health care center today, congratulating those in attendance who have signed up for the national health care plan and thanking those who are working as counselors.
She should be more careful with her phrasing…
"You're changing lives. You realize that. ... Keep it up," she said, affectionately squeezing counselor Suze Diogene's shoulder.
Before leaving, the first lady reflected on her time serving on the board of a community health center in Chicago, Read more [...]
It’s not hard to tell that there is a power struggle that is going on between Obama and Vladimir Putin, and the world has taken notice. There has been a strange sort of respect going on for a communist dictator who would otherwise be trashed in the eyes of free Americans. Could it be that Americans think so little of Obama, that a Dictator could win their hearts?
On one hand you have the former KGB agent, Putin, who is seen as an uber masculine machine and a picture of physical strength and Read more [...]
Following his speech at CPAC Friday, Townhall’s Cortney O’Brien sat down with Governor Rick Perry to discuss how Texas has taken the lead on job creation, pro-life legislation and criminal justice reform as he reflected on his leadership. He then explained why Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is the best person to take the reins from him in November.
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With the Obama administration grappling with a crisis in Ukraine, former United Nations ambassador John Bolton took the stage at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Thursday and declared that the country’s “biggest national-security problem is Barack Obama.”
Bolton honed in on the terror attack in Benghazi, Libya, which he described as paradigm of President Obama’s foreign-policy failures because the president “has done nothing to avenge Chris Stevens’s death.”
“That Read more [...]
The plan to put the brakes on Washington’s expansion of the federal government is under way.
Convention of States confirmed that the Georgia legislature on Thursday passed the organization’s application “to limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government.”
State Sen. Cecil Staton, R-Macon, told the organization he is “pleased that the Georgia legislature has given voice to the frustrations of millions of Georgians.”
“Enough is enough. It is time to impose fiscal Read more [...]
Is the U.S. economy steamrolling toward another recession? Will 2014 turn out to be a major “turning point” when we look back on it? Before we get to the evidence, it is important to note that there are many economists that believe that the United States never actually got out of the last recession. For example, data compiled by John Williams of shadowstats.com show that the U.S. economy has continually been in recession since 2005. So if anyone out there would like to argue that America Read more [...]
Bay State voyeurs, rejoice! The Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) of Massachusetts said on Wednesday that you have their blessings to take “upskirt” photos of unsuspecting — or for that matter suspecting — women as long as they are riding on public transportation.
CBS Boston reports that the state’s high court ruled that Michael Robertson of Andover was within his rights in August 2010 when he used his cellphone to take photos and video up the skirts of two female subway rider. Robertson Read more [...]
Last week democrats from across the country came together at the Democratic Party’s winter meeting. While there, it became clear that many of the attendees (DNC committee members) were excited about Hillary Clinton.
When one reporter asked them why they were so excited, some were a little dumbfounded. They said she had hundreds of moments of greatness, but oddly enough, couldn’t name a single accomplishment of hers – except for marrying Bill.
Which is the party of feminism again? Hmmmm.
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President Obama’s budget is short on specifics, fudges America’s current economic state and is long on higher spending and higher taxes to pay for his political agenda, a taxpayer advocate warns.
National Taxpayers Union Executive Vice President Pete Sepp said Republicans offered more fiscally responsible budget proposals than Obama in recent years, but their blueprints were also far from what America needs to deal effectively with huge annual deficits and a massive national debt.
On Tuesday, Read more [...]
The Obama administration announced Wednesday that it would allow insurers to keep until October 2016 health plans that do not meet Obamacare regulations, pushing back another Affordable Care Act deadline well past November’s midterms.
Facing the prospect of another wave of cancellation notices this fall, the administration took even further action to mitigate the blowback from President Obama’s broken promise that all Americans could keep their health care plans under Obamacare.
The Department Read more [...]
A group of pastors continues to collect signatures on a petition to impeach America's top law enforcement officer.
The Coalition of African-American Pastors is loudly objecting to Attorney General Eric Holder and his pro-homosexual stance, announcing in recent days an effort to seek his impeachment.
Holder, the country's first black U.S. attorney general, refused to defend the federal Defense of Marriage Act and recently advised state attorneys general they should decline to back state marriage Read more [...]
Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin says that Russian President Vladimir Putin is a man known for wrestling bears while President Barack Obama is known for wearing mom jeans.
“People are looking at Putin as one who wrestles bears and drills for oil,” Palin said to Fox News’s Sean Hannity on Monday night. “They look at our president as one who wears mom jeans and equivocates and bloviates.”
Palin’s comments came just days after Obama was photographed in the Oval Office sporting denim Read more [...]