Well, I’m Sure This Will Teach the Ruling Class the Error Of Its Ways
Bill Quick

For Every Dollar Spent Influencing US Politics, Corporations Get $760 Back | AgainstCronyCapitalism.org I almost don’t want to write it, but if one is OK with crony capitalism, essentially stealing from the American citizenry via any number of official means, … Continue reading

Obama: Focusing Like a Laser on the Important Stuff: Boodlebagging!
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President Obama Fundraises in Hollywood While Nation Grieves for Charleston – Breitbart President Obama on Thursday addressed the horrific massacre of nine people in a Charleston, South Carolina church–and then boarded Air Force One to California for a series of … Continue reading

Once Gucci Gulch, Always Gucci Gulch
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Uber just gave David Plouffe’s job to a top Google exec – The Washington Post Now, however, Plouffe is being replaced by top Google executive Rachel Whetstone as senior vice president of policy and communications. Uber said Wednesday that Plouffe will adopt a … Continue reading

It’s Obamaboodle: You Knew a Giveaway Was Coming
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U.S. Students Granted Up To $3.5 Billion In Debt Relief It’s an unprecedented move in higher education, but a welcome one. The U.S. Secretary of Education has pledged to forgive the loans of as many as 350 thousand students who … Continue reading

The Black Heart of Governance: Pay Me!
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Business As Usual | Belmont Club Though the great bulk of displaced persons come from the Middle East, Central Africa, South Asia and West Africa  the convulsions are now general. Apart from the boat people crossing the Mediterranean sea, thousands of … Continue reading

More Stupid Congress Tricks
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Congressional Republicans Move To Block FCC Net Neutrality | The Daily Caller Under the Congressional Review Act, the resolution can be brought directly to the floor for votes on both sides of Congress and bypass the threat of a filibuster … Continue reading

Battling Billionaires: Billary Versus Bush
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Gary Hart: Billion-dollar Hillary Clinton 2016 campaign should ‘frighten’ Americans – POLITICO Gary Hart has serious reservations about a Hillary Clinton candidacy. The prospect of a billion-dollar Clinton campaign “ought to frighten every American,” he said in an interview with … Continue reading

Google: Spell It “Boodle”
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FTC staffers recommended lawsuit against Google — so FTC did NOTHING | Computerworld The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is probably going to check its outbox a bit closer from now on before pressing send. Why? An explosive document from 2012, … Continue reading

Not Enough Democrat Boodle In Walker Plan
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Unpopular President Rips Popular Governor For Giving Everyone Access to Previously Restricted Jobs They’re hedging their bets on the off chance that Mrs. Inevitable isn’t so inevitable. “Even as its governor claims victory over working Americans, I’d encourage him to … Continue reading

The Leopard Doesn’t Change His Spots, and the Boodler Doesn’t Change His Trotters
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The resurrection of Eric Cantor – Anna Palmer and Tarini Parti – POLITICO The high-powered event for Moelis & Co. is just the latest sign of Cantor’s reemergence as a political and fundraising force. The former House majority leader had … Continue reading

Bulleting From the Edu Bubble
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After iPad initiative failure, school supe says LA can’t buy computers for all | Ars Technica In October, Superintendent Deasy resigned his post although he maintained that he had engaged in no wrongdoing. Until December 2014, the school district was … Continue reading

It’s Getting Awfully Cozy At the Top
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Newsmax Pledged $1 Million to Clinton Foundation | The Weekly Standard Conservative website Newsmax has pledged a very large donation to the Bill, Hillary, and Chelsea Clinton Foundation, a new report in the Wall Street Journal states. “Newsmax, a conservative … Continue reading

GOP Candidates and Financial Fellatio
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To win in 2016: The voters Republicans forgot | New York Post Why could Reagan talk to these voters? He’d talked with them. He spent 1954 to ’62 as a spokesman for General Electric — hosting “GE Theater” on TV, … Continue reading