Posts Tagged ‘special interests’

Politicians’ Votes on the Health Care Bill Came Cheap

Thursday, March 25, 2010 22:43 1 Comment

This is just a small piece of the action described in the Pocono Record. At the 11th hour, the politicos and their co-assailants ran around trying to buy up the last few votes needed to insure victory of their totalitarian health bill. Michigan representative Bart Stupak sold his vote for grants for three airports in [...]

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Redistribution News: BoTax replaced by TanTax

Friday, December 25, 2009 9:21 3 Comments

In one of the latest power struggles behind the scenes in Washington, the wealthy and well-represented plastic surgeons – and their clientele – won their battle. As politicians scramble to find ways to pay for the unsustainable national health care plan, they were focusing on taxing cosmetic procedures as a way to raise zillions. This [...]

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Nancy Pelosi, National Socialist

Wednesday, August 26, 2009 11:04 3 Comments

While the vet is not quite as articulate on the issues as I would hope, he knows what he thinks and why he thinks it. His Pelosi comment, as well as his question to Rep. Brian Baird about keeping his oath, is well done. Pelosi, however, is far more than just a National Socialist. She [...]

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More Safety Nazi Idiocy

Sunday, July 5, 2009 19:45 12 Comments

Susie Kessler couldn’t care less if she embarrasses her 16-year-old son, Donne, at least when it comes to his driving. Donne has to drive around with a big magnet on the back of his car that reads “Caution — Newly Licensed.” And if Kessler has her way, your teen driver is going to be embarrassed [...]

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Obama Sells Big Pharma-Corporate State Ripoff

Tuesday, June 23, 2009 6:59 3 Comments

Is there something wrong with this headline on Bloomberg News today? “Obama Gets Drug-Industry Booster With Pledge That Keeps Elderly Medicated.” Here’s a few snippets: The pharmaceutical industry pledge includes $30 billion “that could be used” to provide discounts for medicines, said Reid H. Cherlin, a White House spokesman. That will help narrow a gap [...]

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