Obama Vetoes Thousands of Jobs and America’s Energy Independence

The Keystone XL Pipeline would transport crude oil from the rich Canadian oil fields to refineries on the Gulf coast. The pipeline project would create up to 40,000 new jobs. It would also be a huge step to the goal of making America energy independent. Even the labor unions, which are strongly Democratic support the […]

Another Case of Stimulus Money Resulting in No Jobs

In 2009, the Democrats controlled the House, Senate and White House.  During that time, they forced many unwanted pieces of costly legislation upon the American people.  Next to Obamacare, the most costly of those unwanted pieces of legislation was the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, better known as the Stimulus.  The purpose of […]

Government Waste: From Broadband To Security

In theory I understand that there are certain needs a society has that cannot be provided by a free market. But what are those needs? And even if the government should provide them, is it automatically capable of doing so? On the Left, we get claims that the government should be providing us universal broadband […]

George Soros Lobbies For More Free Money From Public

I have to admit I’m a bit biased regarding Soros. Every time I see a video of him in what seems to be daylight, I am shocked that he does not burst into flames. In this interview, Soros is treated like the wise man who can be expected to give wise advice to the CNN […]

Milk Prices Double? Another Scare Tactic To Induce Panic Spending

The New York Time’s webpage title is, “Milk Prices Could Double As Farm Bill Stalls.” The article itself warns of a gallon of milk costing six to eight dollars. First, of all, that is not going to happen in any long-term way. I don’t care what the cause is, there is no way that milk […]

Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. Likely Heading to Jail Instead of Returning to Congress

Last year Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-IL) proposed that Pres. Obama declares a state of emergency and use his executive powers to completely bypass Congress and enact the jobs plan. He claimed his stimulus plan would only cost $804 billion. But when you do the math: providing $40,000 per year to 15 million people for […]

‘You Never Let a Serious Crisis Go to Waste’

Rahm Emanuel, who served as the White House Chief of Staff to President Barack Obama from 2009 to 2010, said the following in November of 2009. “You never let a serious crisis go to waste. And what I mean by that it’s an opportunity to do things you think you could not do before.” The […]

1 Million Construction Jobs Lost Under Obama

Four years ago, Senator Barack Obama promised that if he was elected, he would create thousands of new construction jobs.  When he was inaugurated, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported a total of 6,558,000 construction jobs. Obama’s immediate action to boost construction jobs and just jobs in general was to push through the first stimulus […]

$6 Gas, $4000 Gold Result of QE3

Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Federal Reserve recently launched QE3, the third round of federal stimulus.  Many financial advisors are predicting that QE3 may be the straw that breaks the camel’s back. The first federal stimulus, QE1, was launched November 25, 2008 and lasted 17 months, ending March 31, 2010.  They spent $100 billion per […]

Obama’s Struggling Green Energy Firms Giving Huge Raises And Bonuses At Taxpayer Expense

When Barack Obama ran for the office of president in 2008, he promised to create a minimum of five million new green related jobs.  Since illegally occupying the Oval Office, he has pushed the Department of Energy to give grants and government guaranteed loans to numerous green technology firms.  The last I knew, the loans […]

2012 Unemployment, Stimulus and Fuel Prices

As 2011 drew to a close, the Obama administration paraded the below 9% unemployment figures and declared the economy showed signs of recovery.  But some economists are not so sure. Dan Celia of American Family Radio is more than cautious in his predictions for the 2012 economy and job market.  He warns that the drop […]