Stories by Christopher Cook
ObamaCare turns five this week, but not many Americans are celebrating. The President promised his health care overhaul would lower costs and improve access to care. Instead, all we’ve seen are rising premiums, canceled plans, and a failed website with a $1.7 billion price tag.
To commemorate the 5-year anniversary of ObamaCare being signed into law, the House Republican Conference is sharing five stories every day for five days. Submitted to us via GOP.gov/YourStory, these stories come from Americans in all …
The dark secret of the left is that everything they espouse is wrong, and everything they implement ultimately fails.
The even darker secret is that sometimes, when you look at their history or a policy they espouse, you find racist or even eliminationism, implementation of policies undergirded by the vilest motivations, and sympathy for some of the worst characters and movements in human history. The progressive love of eugenics, their fondness for Mussolini, their support of the brutal and oppressive Soviet leaders, …
Take a look at this chart:
It seems to indicate that major spikes in the homicide rate correlate with major increases in gun control, and that drops in the rate correlate with relaxations of laws restricting gun ownership. But is it true? Is correlation actually causation?
More suggestions that is are found here:
Someone did an excellent job of annotating our homicide rate chart from 1885 to 2011. Since every thing here is intended to be taken …
“I won’t have to worry about putting gas in my car. I won’t have to worry about paying my mortgage.”
—Peggy Joseph, Obama rally, 2008
What a difference six years, some research, and the cold slap of reality can make.
Kudos to this woman for taking off the goggles and seeing the truth.
When you list the bluest of blue states, which ones come to mind? California, New York, Massachusetts, and Illinois are at the top of the list. And lo and behold, people (and their money) are bailing out of these states and moving to red states. In fact, with a small number of exceptions most blue states are losing population and wealth to most red states.
That is not an accident or coincidence. It is a direct result of what left-wingers do anywhere where …
I think I am going to start referring to Hannan as the “James Bond of Liberty” or something like that. He’s brilliant, charming, well-spoken, and absolutely fearless in his devotion to freedom and the value of individual human rights, made relevant in the modern world by the culture and institutions produced by the English-speaking peoples. His words are every bit as on-target as shots from Bond’s iconic Walther PPK. His speeches are terrific, and though I am only halfway through his book …