Despite a fantastic strategy being executed by congressional Republicans (stating that the President is being genuine about crafting a bi-partisan solution to the economic stimulus package, but congressional Democrats keep blocking any GOP input) – Virginia’s own Rep. Eric Cantor, the House Minority Whip and an architect of this strategy, has kinda stepped in it. […]
A virtual who’s-who in economics is taking out an ad in major newspapers today declaring that the economic stimulus package as it is written is a very bad idea. Nobel Laureates and significant contributors to the field of economics declare that: It is a triumph of hope over experience to believe that more government spending […]
Well, it’s a porkfest on Capitol Hill. We wondered what complete Democrat control would be like and here it is: over reaching on a grand scale. There will be bad ideas in spades and we’ll catch a few of them on this blog — but, honestly, we simply aren’t going to have time to chronicle […]
Sen. Mark Obenshain released the following statement regarding his ongoing efforts to stem the tide of government over-stretch in Virginia:
Why would an automotive company based in Hong Kong be interested in donating money to a Virginia gubernatorial candidate? On Dec. 4, President Clinton was paid a $300,000 honorarium from the company (yet, his Secretary of State Wife is sure to have no conflict of interest in her dealings with China). Then, just a few […]
Remember how Sarah Palin needed to know the last 7 Kings of Swaziland, while the media was asking Barack Obama “How do you feel?” (thanks, AC!) Seems Obama misses the good ol’ days of those debates, since he now stiff-armed the press in the press corps area. “Politico’s Jonathan Martin asked the president about his […]
The Democratic “stimulus package” includes millions of taxpayer dollars for so-called family planning, and Speaker Nancy Pelosi has “no apologies” for it. “family planning services reduce cost… for children’s health, education” (Drudge) How China of her!!
On this date in 1870, Virginia rejoined the Union. Just one of many significant days in Virginia history that could become Virginia Heritage Day in lieu of Lee-Jackson Day. If you have not already done so, sign the petition to recognize all of Virginia’s history.