Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) happens to be one of the most liberal representatives in Congress; thankfully, she doesn’t actually get to vote on issues because she represents the people of Washington, D.C.
However, she is allowed to speak, offer her opinion and demagogue Republicans whenever she wants. The next time that she speaks up to blister conservatives with her mean spirited and wrong-headed attacks, someone should stop her and demand that she learn how to park before criticizing Republicans.
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California Democrat Barbara Lee proposed a resolution in the House of Representatives that claims women will eventually be forced into prostitution in order to obtain life-sustaining food and water for their families.
Lee introduced House Concurrent Resolution 29, warning that women will be forced into “transactional sex” to get enough food and clean water — all because global warming will create “conflict and instability” in the world.
“Women will disproportionately face harmful Read more [...]
U2 frontman Bono, who is also an investor, philanthropist, and Christian told students at Georgetown University that real economic growth, not government aid, is what lifts people and countries out of poverty long-term, emphasizing that "entrepreneurial capitalism" is the key to prosperity.
“Some of Africa is rising, and some of Africa is stuck," said Bono while speaking at Georgetown's McDonough School of Business to about 700 students. "The question is whether the rising bit will pull the Read more [...]
I can only take John “I Served in Vietnam” Kerry in limited doses. Listening to him makes my sides hurt from all the laughing.
Kerry the ketchup gigolo was speaking to U.S. ambassadors at the Global Chiefs of Mission Conference in Washington yesterday, when he started thumping his copy of “An Inconvenient Truth” and swearing that conference attendees will be dealing with “climate refugees,” “if not now, in the not-too-distant future.”
(Why do I hear Humphrey Bogart when Kerry Read more [...]
Pope Francis will visit the United States on a papal visit in late September and his itinerary is already chalked full of events. Naturally, the official announcement was made public months ago. Today, however, we learned that the Bishop of Rome was also invited to the White House to meet with President Obama and the First Lady—an invitation he has evidently accepted.
“The President and the First Lady will welcome His Holiness Pope Francis to the White House on Wednesday September 23,” the Read more [...]
The latest Associated Press dispatch from nuclear negotiations in Lausanne, Switzerland, reads like satire: “The United States is considering letting Tehran run hundreds of centrifuges at a once-secret, fortified underground bunker in exchange for limits on centrifuge work and research and development at other sites, officials have told The Associated Press.
The AP explains that “the trade-off would allow Iran to run several hundred of the devices at its Fordo facility, although the Iranians Read more [...]
The United States Postal Service receives $18 billion in annual federal subsidies, but that is still not enough to offset the $20 billion in lost productivity that results from its monopoly status.
A study released Wednesday by Robert Shapiro, founder of the economic advisory firm Sonecon, finds that in addition to billions in direct subsidies like reduced-rate loans and tax exemptions, the USPS receives "special privileges" worth at least $15 billion thanks to its government-mandated monopoly.
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I’ve never understood why parents spend nearly $100,000 to send their children to high-priced universities. The best and brightest of these graduates have screwed up our nation, and yet there are tens of millions of Americans who believe that graduates from these over-priced and under-delivering schools will somehow save us.
Consider this from the over-priced Duke University where it costs $60,000 per year to attend. Meredith Shiner is a graduate of Duke University. She writes for Yahoo News. Read more [...]
Only two days into his official presidential campaign, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz has libs aflutter after announcing during a CNN interview Tuesday that he will enroll his family in Obamacare.
Which means rhe first announced candidate for the Republican nomination for 2016 is already giving Democrats a lesson in following the law.
Naturally, they’re not getting it.
The key here is Cruz’s answer to CNN’s Dana Bash explaining why he’s taking part in a law that he’s staked much of his national Read more [...]
If you have seen the stories around the globe of how cartoonists, journalists and people simply posting tweets or Facebook posts has gotten them in hot water with Islam and even the government, then you have probably said, "That can't happen in America," right? Well hold on to your seat my friend because you are in for a rude awakening.
Barack Obama's Attorney for the Eastern district of Tennessee Bill Killian and Kenneth Moore, special agent in charge of the FBI's Knoxville Division, want Americans Read more [...]
A new governmental report shows American taxpayers have been forced to send $1.5 billion in federal funds to the nation’s biggest abortion business, Planned Parenthood.
Two years ago, pro-life members of Congress sent a letter to the Government Accountability Office (GAO) requesting a comprehensive report on which abortion advocacy groups Americans were forced to fund with their tax dollars. Today the government watchdog (GAO) released the requested report which details funding for six abortion Read more [...]