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Oklahoma Suit May Knock Out Obamacare | Right Wing News

Oklahoma Suit May Knock Out Obamacare | Right Wing News. This article is interesting, not for the idea of a legal challenge to the ACA because we already know that the SCOTUS will do whatever it takes to avoid ruling against the ACA in any way, but because it is just one more example of the President ‘interpreting’ a law
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The PJ Tatler » In Review: The Obamacare Rollout

The PJ Tatler » In Review: The Obamacare Rollout. Park said the administration expected 50,000 to 60,000 simultaneous users. It got 250,000. Compare that with the similarly rocky debut seven years ago of exchanges to obtain Medicare drug coverage. The Bush administration projected 20,000 simultaneous users and built capacity for 150,000. That’s the difference between competence and incompetence. Of course,
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Obama Admin Cancels Catholic Mass at Ft. Belvoir Over Shutdown

Obama Admin Cancels Catholic Mass at Ft. Belvoir Over Shutdown. Obama’s golf course on Andrews Air Force Base remains open, because golf is essential. But worshiping God is not.

The PJ Tatler » Moody’s Nukes Obama’s Debt Ceiling Fearmongering

In a debt ceiling memo making the rounds in Washington today, Moody’s credit rating agency destroys President Obama’s rationale for raising the debt ceiling. via The PJ Tatler » Moody’s Nukes Obama’s Debt Ceiling Fearmongering. So, when we hit the ceiling next week, Obama has all the power to decide what bills we pay, and which ones we put aside.
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I’m Not An Economist, But…

I don’t think you have to be in order to understand what’s going on with our economy. First, let’s define a few terms. Inflation is a measure of the relationship between the amount of currency in circulation and the value of our economy. Since our money isn’t based on anything in particular, (that’s called a ‘soft’ currency) we can print
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Setting Your Priorities

Put yourself in this situation and tell me what you’d do. You are a politician running for office. You have certain core principles, ideals that motivated you to go into politics in the first place. You have a vision for your city, state, or country, one that you believe will make things better for your constituents, and, more importantly, is
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Good News in Tennessee: ‘Guns in Trunk’ Bill Has Been Signed by Gov. Haslam

According to this story on the WBIR website, Gov. Haslam has signed the bill passed by the Tennessee legislature that will allow employees to keep their guns locked safely in their cars while at work, even in the employer has a no guns policy. Here’s the good part; the law represents a fair compromise that protects both the property rights
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College Has Changed!

I’m struggling to find the right words for this one. According to this story from Fox, the University of Tennessee is spending $20,000 to host ‘Sex Week,’ a week long series of events designed to help students fully express their sexuality, and, in the words of Brianna Rader, one of the organizers ““how to turn up the heat on our
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Judge throws out NYC’s ban on large sugary drinks   The Ticket   Yahoo  News

Bloomberg’s Soda Snatch Thrown Out as ‘Arbitrary and Capricious’

And the score is now Bloomberg 0 Freedom 1 as a judge struck down Nanny Bloomberg’s soda ban. Yes friends and neighbors, New Yorkers are once again free to decide what, and how much, they can drink without an overweening micromanaging government playing mommy and overseeing their choices. Sure, this seems like a small thing, and it is, but the
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