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Entries from February 2013

Reed Supporters Release “Mayor Glay” Hitler Meme Video

February 26th, 2013 · No Comments

Interesting campaign ploy. Make a martyr out of your opponent by comparing him to Hitler a week before the election. Riverfront Times: The video, uploaded on Friday, has been making the rounds on Facebook and Twitter, mostly shared by Reed supporters — just a week before the primary election. It comes from an account called […]

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Tags: Mayor Frances Slay · St. Louis

More Obamacare Consequences: Part-Time Employees Losing Medical Insurance In Florida, Insurers Predict “Rate Shock” For Many Americans‏

February 26th, 2013 · No Comments

Hardly a week passes without new reports on more negative consequences of President Obama’s expensive, unpopular health care law. On Tuesday, the Orlando Sentinel reported, “Universal Orlando plans to stop offering medical insurance to part-time employees beginning next year, a move the resort says has been forced by the federal government’s health-care overhaul. The giant […]

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Tags: Healthcare

Rally Planned in STL Against MSNBC’s Toure’

February 7th, 2013 · No Comments

Move-On-Up.org: Pro-lifers of this region are outraged at the appearance of Toure ’Neblett, (co-host of The Cycle on MSNBC) after his outspoken stance glorifying his personal experience with abortion. Toure’ will be the keynote lecturer for the 2013 Black history month at Saint Louis University, a Catholic Jesuit university. We feel that he does not […]

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Tags: Abortion · St. Louis

McConnell: “It’s The Definition Of Dysfunction” For Obama To Call For Tax Hikes To Put Off Spending Cuts‏

February 7th, 2013 · No Comments

Republicans have been saying for some time that the spending cuts in the sequester are not ideal, and should be more targeted so that spending is still reduced by the same amount but our military is not hit as hard with cuts. House Republicans have passed measures to do just that and yesterday Sen. Kelly […]

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Obamacare, Not ‘Right to Work’ Bigger Threat to Unions

February 6th, 2013 · No Comments

Unions are in a tizzy over so called “right to work” legislation pending in Jefferson City: Riverfront Times: Labor groups in Missouri are headed to Jefferson City this morning to push back against a bill that they say is misleading — and threatens the core of basic union organizing. The fight is over the state’s […]

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Tags: MO Legislature

McConnell To Senate Republicans: “We Need To Fight” To Get Meaningful Spending Cuts; Dems Remain In Denial Of Spending Problem‏

February 6th, 2013 · No Comments

Politico reports today, “Minority Leader Mitch McConnell warned Senate Republicans in a private meeting on Tuesday that spending cuts the GOP seeks are going to require a fight. ‘Nobody said cutting spending would be easy, we need to fight,’ McConnell told Republicans on Tuesday, according to a source with knowledge of the statement. The rallying […]

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