Category: American Government

August 11, 2013

Impeachment: All you need to know (and you do need to know it).

1. It is NOT necessary that the President, other officers in the executive branch, or federal judges commit a crime before they may be impeached & removed from office.

Federalist Paper No. 66 (2nd para) & Federalist  No. 77

July 30, 2013

Dirty Little Secret

Filed under: American Government - 30 Jul 2013

“But we have to pass the bill so that you can find out what is in it.” [Then-House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, March 9, 2010 video here]

Congress keeps cranking out thousand page bills that are filled with pork, waste, and …

July 6, 2013

Is it Really about Surveillance or is it about the Government?

Obama wants you to believe that nothing is his fault. And everything has been done before so why blame Obama. And that is the real problem. Obama has been less than transparent. And most of what he says is baseless. …

May 29, 2013

The Bugs are Back

People in the Washington, DC area like to worry. Part of it’s because leftists are required to show “concern” about the darnedest things and part of it is because a large government workforce has to discover something to do or …

Get Government Out of Student-Debt Business

Filed under: American Government,Education & Schools - 29 May 2013

As millions of students and their parents are preparing for life after commencement, they’re also preparing to deal with massive student loans. Increasingly, people are concerned about the student debt situation brewing on college campuses. The present state of student …

April 27, 2013

Umbrella Organizations Always Leave Taxpayers Wet

Filed under: American Government,Politics In General - 27 Apr 2013

Sen. Tom Coburn (R–OK), a truly great American, has released his annual report on waste, duplication and redundancy in federal programs. Evidently inspecting catfish is both a vital and difficult task, because it currently takes three different federal agencies to …

April 13, 2013

60 ways the government wastes your money!

The American Dream provides 60 ways the federal government wastes taxpayer money, but there are likely well more than 60,000!
Here’s 1-10 with a link to The American Dream for the next 50:

March 17, 2013

Federal Reserve Constitutional or Merely Legal?

Filed under: American Economy,American Government - 17 Mar 2013

The Federal Reserve is the Central Bank of the United States. It is in charge of printing money issuing bonds and setting interest rates for those bonds. Article 1, Section 8 of the Constitution says, “The Congress shall …

March 13, 2013

We Need Laws Against Government Not the People

“…this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom— and that government of the people, by the people, for the people, shall not perish from the earth.”

What do you fear? What are you most afraid of? My greatest …

March 9, 2013

Killing the Obamacare zombie: Hope lives!

“But Republican governors are folding like cheap lawn chairs,” you might say. “And political eunuchs in the GOP establishment are bowing to Obama like he bows to foreign dictators. Any hope of repeal is long dead, and besides, Chief …

March 8, 2013

We Were Sequestered Before It Was Cool

Filed under: American Government,In The News - 08 Mar 2013

The Obama Administration’s Ministry of Truth has been experiencing some traction problems in the DC area. The scare stories regarding the collapse of the air travel system in the event of sequester are simply not motivating people in spite of …

March 2, 2013

The Sequester

It was created in the heavens.

Carved on a stone tablet.

And delivered at the foot of man.

At least, that’s how Washington describes the sequester.

February 23, 2013

Government Seizures

Filed under: American Government,What The F@#K?!? - 23 Feb 2013

From Michigan to Texas. Maine to Oregon. If you live or travel in these regions then listen very carefully.

The Department of Homeland Security has announced it has the authority of seize personal electronic devices: laptops, tablets, smart phones, …

February 4, 2013

Bring the Monster Out

Filed under: American Government,Taxes & Taxation - 04 Feb 2013

When taxes become destructive they surpass the consent of the governed bending to the will of tyranny. When regulations strangle competition instead of securing it from evil combinations they become counterproductive and defeat the very purpose for which they …

February 3, 2013

Two Americas

Why is the government trying to portray the public as the enemy?

In early 2009, the Department of Homeland Security issued a document warning of an alleged threat to the U.S. posed by “domestic rightwing terrorists.” The terrorists included individuals who …

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