Of Course Americans are Stupid – They Actually Believe Our Lies!
Bill Quick

Washington Bails On Demilitarization After Ferguson WASHINGTON — Lawmakers vowed changes to the Pentagon programs that deliver military-grade equipment to local police after images of cops climbing out of armored vehicles with military-grade weapons filtered out of Ferguson, Missouri, in … Continue reading

Congress Poised to Avoid An Actual Solution to the Iraq Problem
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Congress poised to approve Obama’s Iraq-Syria military strategy amid skepticism – The Washington Post The vote put Congress one step closer to authorizing the third prolonged U.S. military operation in Iraq in the last quarter century and delivered Obama much-needed … Continue reading

The “People’s Representatives in Congress” Need To Start Reining in These Agencies
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Supreme Court upholds EPA’s cross-state air pollution authority « Hot Air Alito recused, while Scalia and Thomas were the two dissenters, emphases mine: Too many important decisions of the Federal Government are made nowadays by unelected agency officials exercising broad … Continue reading

Band Of Moochers, Looters, Thieves, and Bums Leave Congress
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Feinstein laments retirements of those who ‘get it done’ in Congress – latimes.com Without offering a hint as to her plans, Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Wednesday lamented the departure of longtime congressional colleagues from California — including retiring Reps. Henry … Continue reading

Millennials Deserve a Taste of Communism – Just So They’d Know What They’re Really Asking For
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Five Economic Reforms Millennials Should Be Fighting For | Politics News | Rolling Stone Millennials have been especially hard-hit by the downturn, which is probably why so many people in this generation (like myself) regard capitalism with a level of … Continue reading

Why You Must Support Ted Cruz and Mike Lee – And Oppose the Gentry GOP
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A defunding debate scorecard: How ‘Modern Republicanism’ is protecting Obamacare | WashingtonExaminer.com By voting first to silence Cruz and then casting a doomed vote to defund Obamacare, McConnell, Cornyn and other Senate GOPers who follow their lead will appear to … Continue reading

Ruling Class Threatens Senator Vitter For Trying to Make Congress Follow the Same Obamacare Rules as the Rest of the County
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Congress’s Exemption from Obamacare | National Review Online The Senate may still have a reputation as a genteel club, but lawmakers seemed to abandon rules of decorum completely last week in arguments about whether Congress should be treated like the … Continue reading

Good Lord, Not Everything Is About Obama (Though He Seems to Think It Is)
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Declassified Memos Confirm Dragnet Phone Surveillance Program Was No Secret From Congress | Threat Level | Wired.com Intelligence officials today released top secret internal briefings they had provided to members of Congress that outline the dragnet phone call metadata surveillance … Continue reading

Fool Me Once, Your Fault. Fool Me Over and Over, And I’m a Suicidal Idiot
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Border security amendment coming today? « Hot Air In other words, the timing of the normalization doesn’t change.  The initial legal status still takes place first — the temporary legal status that allows illegal immigrants to register without deportation and … Continue reading

Notes From the Ubiquitous Surveillance States of America (U.S.S.A)
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The NSA’s “Boundless Informant” Collects 3 Billion Intelligence Pieces From US Computer Networks In One Month | Zero Hedge Turns out they do, and that perjury in the US is now merely another facet of the “New Normal.” Plus what … Continue reading

Congress May Not Have the Power, But Congress Took It – Or Was Given It – Anyway
Bill Quick

It’s an interesting article, but it asks the wrong question. Here’s the abstract: Today it is taken for granted that Congress’s power “to regulate . . . Commerce among the several States” includes the power to shut interstate markets down. … Continue reading