The Obama Administration announced today
that thirty companies and organizations have been exempted from provisions contained in ObamaCare that could have caused nearly a million Americans to lose the health coverage they already have.
According to an article in USA Today, “Without waivers, companies would have had to provide a minimum of $750,000 in coverage next year,… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on October 7, 2010 at 3:46pm —
A story from ABC News
this morning shows that women are increasingly turning away from President Obama and the Democrats and taking another look at GOP candidates this fall.
According to an ABC News poll, women are 10 points more likely to be registered as Democrats, but on the generic congressional ballot test Democrats’ lead among women is within the margin of… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on October 6, 2010 at 3:07pm —
New polling from Gallup shows that the upcoming November elections could surpass even 1994 in terms of being an historic pivot back to common sense, conservative Republican governance.
of nearly 2,000 likely voters shows Republicans leading Democrats 53-40 percent in a high turnout model, and 56-38 percent in a model showing lower turnout.… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on October 5, 2010 at 2:29pm —
Throughout the debate over ObamaCare, President Obama and Democrat leaders in Congress peddled the fiction that the federal takeover of health care would not force the American people to lose coverage they already had and were satisfied with.
As the bill is being implemented, more and more people are finding that claim to be false. As an… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on October 4, 2010 at 2:32pm —
Every 16 seconds an act of DV occurs in the United States. Please help make people aware of this learned behavior! Thank you!
Added by Sherry L. Goad on October 1, 2010 at 3:53pm —
Every 69 seconds, breast cancer claims another life somewhere in the world. Despite all of our progress – progress that has helped make sure 2.5 million breast cancer survivors are alive today – the number of mothers, sisters and daughters lost to this disease is still far too… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on October 1, 2010 at 1:44pm —
With nearly 15 million Americans still unemployed, and with taxes set to go up for every tax bracket at the end of December if Congress fails to renew the Bush tax cuts, Democrat leaders in Congress today closed up shop until after the November elections and sent their members home to campaign.
The most basic function of Congress is to approve a budget and the annual appropriations bills that fund the government. This year, the U.S. House under the regime of Nancy Pelosi approved… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 30, 2010 at 4:18pm —
In an interview to be published Friday in Rolling Stone magazine, President Obama says
it would be “inexcusable” for Democrat voters suffering from a lack of enthusiasm for his Administration and the Pelosi Congress to sit out the midterm elections.
Vice President Joe Biden had a similar message for his party’s base voters. At a… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 29, 2010 at 1:47pm —
In February, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said of the federal takeover of health care, “It’s about jobs. In its life, it will create 4 million jobs – 400,000 jobs almost… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 28, 2010 at 3:50pm —
With nearly 15 million Americans still unemployed, and with new data showing that nearly 1 in 7 people in our country were in poverty last year, the Democrats in control of Congress have announced they will not schedule a vote on extending the Bush tax cuts for every American and instead will adjourn at the end of this week so that Democrat members about to lose their seats can scurry home to campaign.
American taxpayers and small business owners face tremendous uncertainty over their… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 27, 2010 at 12:30pm —
More and more pundits, analysts and news outlets are beginning to understand that there is a movement afoot that can reshape politics in this country and sweep a new Republican majority into office this November. As CNN reported this week
, one of the main stories behind this year’s elections is the rise of female Republican candidates. Five female Republicans are currently running in competitive… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 24, 2010 at 3:48pm —
The comparisons between Jimmy Carter’s failed presidency and President Obama’s term in office are now being made even by Carter’s Vice President, Walter Mondale.
Mondale said this week
that the public is reacting to the Obama presidency just as it did to Carter’s in the 1970’s. The comparison is easy to make. Both presidents lost touch with the American people and failed to take the steps… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 22, 2010 at 4:41pm —
Liberal favorite Elizabeth Warren has set up shop in Washington overseeing the federal government’s Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP)and has begun the process of setting up the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
In her role as a member of the Obama Administration, Warren will oversee a program that exerts enormous influence over Wall Street and our financial system. Despite all of this public trust vested in her, she has never been subject to a confirmation process in the… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 21, 2010 at 3:47pm —
Nancy Pelosi’s performance as Speaker of the House and her agenda for the country have even turned many members of her own caucus against her. As the Washington Post reports today
, many Democrats are now openly opposing the Pelosi agenda and attempting to distance themselves from the Speaker and her liberal priorities.
According to the Washington Post article, “the number of… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 20, 2010 at 2:43pm —
To be blunt, the country is so far from the Constitution it's not funny. So, wrote a book on how to get us back there: http://www.booklocker.com/books/4894.html
. Action Plan to Restore America means making the Constitution the Supreme Law of the Land and solving 90% of the problems we have. There is a PDF at the site that gives a good overview. If you're on FaceBook, there is also a site. Key issues right now: Pray. Study the Constitution.… Continue
Added by Laurie Lalko on September 19, 2010 at 1:38am —
President Obama, Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi, despite economic numbers that have pushed Democrats to the edge of an historic drubbing this November, are steadfastly refusing to renew the Bush tax cuts for every American.
By sitting on their hands, Democrats in Washington will allow the top two individual tax rates to go up at midnight this New Year’s Eve. Unless Congress acts to renew the tax cuts, according to the… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 18, 2010 at 8:00am —
The Constitution of the United States was signed today in 1787 ...this document made us CITIZENS as opposed to subjects... Don't forget WE are the Government, Happy Constitution Day!
Added by Jill Ann Baruffi on September 17, 2010 at 4:13pm —
This blog was originally posted on 9/10/10 at http://lisbethcarter.wordpress.com/2010/09/10/9-11-remembered/
On the morning of September 11, 2001, 19 al-Qaeda terrorists hijacked four commercial passenger planes and declared war on the United States.
Always Remember.… Continue
Added by Liz Carter on September 17, 2010 at 3:13pm —
Two hundred and twenty-three years ago today, 39 delegates to the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia signed the United States Constitution and began the ratification process. Less than a year later, nine states had ratified the Constitution and officially formed the United States of America.
Today, Constitution Day is an official federal observance established in 2004. As a result, all publicly funded schools in America will provide educational programming on the history of the… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 17, 2010 at 2:54pm —
As we move closer to Election Day, the wave of enthusiasm and support behind female Republican candidates is becoming more and more clear.
As the Washington Post
said today, “Democrats used to own the field of women running for higher office. Not anymore.”
Today, there are 45 Republican women running for seats in the U.S. House. Republicans have fielded 27 Republican women to… Continue
Added by Jan Larimer on September 16, 2010 at 3:35pm —