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Congressman Raul Grijalva announces re-election bid

Posted: August 13, 2011 at 4:12 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

Not that there was much doubt, of course: Bill Buckmaster, radio talk show host of the Buckmaster Show on KVOI 1030 AM interviewed Congressman Raul Grijalva today, and he announced that he will seek re-election in 2012. Sarah Garrecht Gassen of the Arizona Daily Star joined Bill in conducting the interview. Click here for the […]

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Rep. Gosar Advocates for Initiatives that will bring Forest Jobs to Round Valley at Town Hall

Posted: August 12, 2011 at 10:45 am   /   Arizona, Politics

Reps. Gosar and Pearce discussed short-term and long-term forest health solutions with constituents in Arizona and New Mexico affected by the Wallow Fire WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, U.S. Congressmen Paul Gosar (AZ-01) hosted a town hall in Round Valley, alongside neighboring Congressman Steve Pearce (NM- 02), to hear from their constituents and to advocate for […]

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Congressman Ben Quayle joins ABC15

Posted: August 11, 2011 at 4:40 pm   /   Politics, Videos

[FeaturedVideo] Rep. Quayle made a lot of sense in this short video. He has a clear grasp of what is going on with the economy, and why it is suffering. He handled people’s questions with a fair amount of ease and grace.

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Who’s Bankrolling the Super Committee: Senate Democrats

Posted: August 11, 2011 at 3:40 pm   /   Politics

Good question!: Ever since Congress shirked off deficit-cutting responsibilities to a 12-member Super Committee, it’s been an open secret in Washington that the bipartisan panel tasked with slashing $1.2 trillion in federal spending would be targeted by a swarm of lobbyists and special interest groups. On Tuesday the names of the three Democratic Senators that […]

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Cinderella and Other Liberal Fairy Tales

Posted: August 10, 2011 at 2:35 pm   /   Politics

A great many left-wingers, especially those employed in the media, are upset that Governor Rick Perry is a devout Christian.  Even as a Jew, I find it bizarre that anyone but an orthodox Muslim would object to a person attempting to use Jesus Christ as a role model. What makes their objections so risible are […]

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Action Plan: After the Downgrade

Posted: August 10, 2011 at 12:41 pm   /   Politics

The foregoing is from Rep. Allen West. It is addressed to his constituents, but it contains some sound ideas for how to move forward: As we are all aware, Standard and Poor’s (S&P) recently downgraded the credit rating of the United States. This marks the first time in our nation’s history that our credit rating […]

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The Right to Decent Government

Posted: August 9, 2011 at 2:40 pm   /   Politics

By Tamzin A. Rosenwasser, M.D. I hear a lot of talk about “rights” these days— the “right” to medical care, the “entitlement” to have your medical care paid for by American taxpayers to whom you are a stranger— and I’m wondering whether we Americans have a right to a decent government. It seems that a […]

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Slaughtering the Left’s Sacred Cows

Posted: August 9, 2011 at 9:15 am   /   Politics

One of the great mysteries of our age is how it is that those on the Left, who aren’t even on speaking terms with logic and rationality, continue to regard themselves as the intellectual elite.  But, then, how is it that America’s youth, who can barely read, write or add 5 and 6 without removing […]

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Matt Salmon’s Union Connection

Posted: August 8, 2011 at 7:20 am   /   Elections, Politics

Matt Salmon seems to be playing both sides of the political fence. Salmon apparently is a Phoenix union supporter but a self-described “conservative” in Arizona’s East Valley. Matt Salmon’s website home page welcomes you with this quote: “Your financial support will help ensure my message of smaller government, fiscal responsibility and less taxes reaches every […]

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