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Entries from October 2012

More Coal Layoffs Announced As Obama EPA Continues To Hurt Jobs‏

October 31st, 2012 · No Comments

Once again, Americans employed in the coal industry are losing jobs thanks in part to federal regulations under the Obama administration.The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports today, “Consol Energy has told officials and workers that it will idle a West Virginia surface mine and lay off approximately 145 employees starting at the end of the year. The […]

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Obama Says He “Absolutely” Doesn’t Regret Focusing On Obamacare Over Economy; Samuelson: “[Obamacare] Creates Powerful Pressures Against” Hiring

October 29th, 2012 · No Comments

Discussing President Obama’s interview with the Des Moines Register, The Wall Street Journal editors write, “[T]he larger reason to be skeptical [about Obama’s promises for the future] concerns Mr. Obama’s answer to another Register question: Whether he regrets pursuing ObamaCare and other liberal social priorities in his first two years rather than focusing on the […]

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WaPo Fact Checker: 4 Pinocchios For Obama Saying Congress Came Up With Sequester; Woodward: “Obama Told A Whopper”‏

October 26th, 2012 · No Comments

Following President Obama’s claim Monday that the defense sequester is “not something that I’ve proposed” and Obama Chief of Staff Jack Lew trying to claim it was the idea of Republicans in Congress, The Washington Post’s Glenn Kessler decided to fact check these assertions today. Kessler writes, “[I]n the final presidential debate, Obama sought to […]

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GUEST EDITORIAL: Missouri Judges Recommendations Released to Public

October 26th, 2012 · No Comments

By Megan O’Neill The foundation of merit-based selection in American judicial systems is credited largely to the 70-year-old plan created in the heartland of this country. In one form or another, more than 30 states have been influenced by or have adopted a variety of Missouri’s non-partisan court plan. The plan, implemented by the Show […]

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Obama Joins Senate Dems In Threatening A Plunge Over The Fiscal Cliff Unless They Get Massive Tax Hikes‏

October 23rd, 2012 · No Comments

Last week, The Washington Post reported, “President Obama is prepared to veto legislation to block year-end tax hikes and spending cuts, collectively known as the ‘fiscal cliff,’ unless Republicans bow to his demand to raise tax rates for the wealthy, administration officials said. Freed from the political and economic constraints that have tied his hands […]

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Video: A Candid Conversation With ACU Executive Director Gregg Keller

October 23rd, 2012 · No Comments

On Wednesday October 17, 2012 Sinclair News questioned American Conservative Union Executive Director and former Sen. Jim Talent staffer Gregg Keller at the ACU HQ in Washington, DC. Keller answered questions about ACU/CPAC goals of bringing conservatives from all walks of like into the ACU tent; Liberty Movement involvement in CPAC; Presidential Debates; Romney-Ryan; Benghazi; […]

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