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Congress Avoids Fiscal Cliff By Selling Taxpayers Down The River

Great piece from the awesome Peter Schiff at Townhall.com on how Congress avoided the fiscal cliff by selling out we the taxpayer. Click this link to read it. You won’t be disappointed. Related articles Government Should Have Gone Over the Cliff (lewrockwell.com) Peter Schiff Update On Fiscal Cliff (ampgoldportfolio.com) Congress Avoids the Cliff by Selling Us Down the River (businessinsider.com)

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Obama & Congress Stick It To Low Wage Earners In Fiscal Cliff Deal

Essentially, if you make less than $30K a year, you took a bigger hit from the recent fiscal cliff deal than those making over $500K a year.

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Senator Rand Paul: Congress NOT To Be Trusted With Your Money (Video)

Via GP “I would raise the debt ceiling on one condition and that would be a balanced budget amendment to the Constitution. Barring that, people in Congress, those who I’ve met up here they don’t deserve to manage any more money. They’re doing a bad job managing the money they have. We should not send […]

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Ron Paul’s Farewell Speech To Congress (Video)

A terrific speech from the Conservative Congressman from Texas. Well worth a listen. Transcript available at this link.

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The Truth About The Tea Party

Joe Scarborough with an excellent op-ed at Politico on the Tea Party. My favorite line: If this trend keeps up, they might just win the White House and the Senate. Let’s hope that holds true.

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Senator Mark Warner & Fellow Democrats Celebrate Three Years Without A Budget (Video)

Can you imagine if the Republicans were in charge and the outrage there would be from Democrats if Senate Republicans went three years without passing a budget? Hugh Jidette explains what President Barack Obama’s campaign slogan should be in the video above.

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Eric Holder Gets Stumped By Recess Appointment Question (Video)

Attorney General Eric Holder, testifying on Capitol Hill before the Senate Appropriations subcommittee, was stumped by a question from Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) on recess appointments. The Constitution gives the President of the United States power to appoint people with the advice and consent of the Senate, meaning that the Senate must confirm the President’s […]

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