Scholte dishes on being a Republican woman in politics, Gerry Connolly’s record, the most important function of government, and more.
It’s been a bad week for the government-is-your-trustworthy-benefactor crowd. On Wednesday, three credible witnesses torpedoed Obama Administration claims about what officials knew and when they knew it during and after the terrible September 11, 2012, attack on our consulate in Benghazi, Libya, which left four Americans dead. Then on Friday morning, ABC News reported that […]
Well, it’s Sequester Eve, and both Democrat and Republican bills to address the government-manufactured crisis have failed. This shouldn’t be surprising. When the alternatives are the national government getting its act together and X, X is a safer bet than Social Security. The sequester comprises $85 Billion in across-the-board (with some exceptions, of course) cuts […]
Speaking to Al Sharpton regarding the sequester President Obama said of Republicans, “My sense is that their basic view is that nothing is important enough to raise taxes on wealthy individuals or corporations, and they would rather see [billions in sequester cuts to social programs]… That’s the thing that binds their party together at this point.” […]
It’s the first Friday of Lent and it’s refreshing to hear a national figure such as Marco Rubio admit that he doesn’t walk on water. Like the rest of us, he only needs a drink now and then. Of course as Alton notes this morning The left wing media has used up a week’s worth […]
As the quadrennial glare that hovers around the external trappings of elevated office fades, it behooves the citizens of the Republic to consider the substance behind the glare. President Barack Obama began his second Inaugural Address last week by claiming, “What makes us exceptional—what makes us American—is our allegiance to” three of the five self-evident […]