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37 Reasons to Repeal ObamaCare

Posted: May 16, 2013 at 7:45 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

After $1 trillion in new taxes and more than $2 trillion in new spending, three years later the Democrats’ law has failed to deliver on the promise of affordable health care for Americans. Instead, American families and businesses are facing the tough and costly realities of ObamaCare: higher health insurance premiums, the loss of the health plan […]

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Big questions for Obama’s speech tonight

Posted: February 12, 2013 at 3:35 pm   /   Elections, Featured Video, Politics

5 Questions the President Should Answer About His Health Care Law Despite spending more than $2 trillion on his health care overhaul, President Obama has failed to deliver on his promise to reduce the cost of health care.  So, while the President may give ObamaCare a glowing review in his State of the Union address, […]

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Senator Marco Rubio to Deliver Republican Address to the Nation on February 12

Posted: February 8, 2013 at 9:15 am   /   Elections, Politics

WASHINGTON, D.C. – House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) and Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced today that they have selected U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) to deliver the Republican Address to the Nation following the President’s State of the Union address on February 12, 2013.  Sen. Rubio, now in his third year in the […]

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More on the Hobby Lobby Story

Posted: January 6, 2013 at 9:45 am   /   Politics, Videos

Following up from the previous post . . . Here is a more detailed description of what is going on, from Heritage: The fiscal cliff isn’t the only abyss that the Obama Administration and Congress have created for individuals and employers. The Obamacare mandate that forces employers to provide and pay for coverage of abortion-inducing […]

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The Hobby Lobby story: Obama’s government can rightly be described as tyrannical

Posted: January 6, 2013 at 8:00 am   /   Politics

These is a simple set of facts that people appear to have forgotten. Human beings have rights that preexist government. Government does not grant these rights. Government’s job is to secure these rights from molestation by itself or by other people. Government is to modify these rights ONLY to the MINIMAL degree necessary in order […]

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Reasons to keep capital gains taxes low

Posted: December 29, 2012 at 9:50 am   /   Politics

Demonizing the rich is in vogue right now. Obama and the Democrats do it regularly, and polls show that more Americans are on their side. This is more likely to happen in tough economic times, and make no mistake—these are tough economic times. Still, while that is a reason, it is not an excuse. Rich […]

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What Democrats Want, Republicans Should Give Them

Posted: December 21, 2012 at 2:00 pm   /   Politics

The Hot Spot is Western Free Press’s forum for letters to the editor and opinion pieces submitted by readers. If you would like to submit a piece for consideration, email us at hotspot@westernfreepress.com. The opinions expressed herein do not necessarily reflect the views of Western Free Press. No 21st Century government can afford to ignore the […]

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Increasing Tax Rates: Bad for Small Businesses, Bad for American Workers

Posted: November 16, 2012 at 2:30 pm   /   Politics

That’s why more Americans support tax reform than increasing tax rates While the President continues to call for a “balanced” approach to resolving the fiscal cliff, he conveniently fails to mention that he will put the burden of his “balanced” approach on the backs of America’s small business owners.  According to the non-partisan Joint Committee […]

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