Democrat Eleanor Holmes Norton praises the black voters of Mississippi for voting for Senator Thad Cochran. But, will Senator Cochran really set them free?
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)
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.
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(…)
A terrific speech from the Conservative Congressman from Texas. Well worth a listen. Transcript available at this link.
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.
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.