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Courts Rein In Obama’s Regulatory Overreach

Posted: November 11, 2015 at 9:10 am   /   Politics

Tweet The surest evidence that President Barack Obama’s environmental policies have gone too far comes from the federal courts, which in the past five months have struck down or limited several of his executive orders and regulations. When Congress, businesses, state governments, and public-interest groups decry overreach by Obama’s executive agencies, the media commonly write […]

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Republicans Send Canadian Prime Minister THIS Message About Keystone XL

Posted: November 10, 2015 at 10:38 am   /   Elections, Features, Top Stories

Several Republican members of Congress are encouraging the new Canadian prime minister to not lose hope on the Keystone XL pipeline less than a week after the Obama administration formally rejected the plan Friday. In a letter obtained by The Hill, freshman Rep. Brian Babin, R-Texas, is asking his colleagues to sign on to a letter […]

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Texas Gov. Abbott Said THIS About The U.S. Court Of Appeals Executive Amnesty Ruling

Posted: November 10, 2015 at 8:12 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) lauded a federal court’s decision to uphold a lower court’s injunction barring the Obama administration’s executive amnesty policy. Abbott filed a lawsuit against the administration last year while still attorney general of the Lone Star State. A three-judge panel of the U.S. 5th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 against […]

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Obama Strong Arms on Climate

Posted: November 7, 2015 at 3:14 pm   /   Politics

Tweet On October 5, 2009, President Obama issued an executive order, FEDERAL LEADERSHIP IN ENVIRONMENTAL, ENERGY, AND ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE, that sneak-previewed policies toward reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions for the rest of his time in office.  The 15-page executive order, divided into 20 sections, provided strict guidance for all agencies in the executive branch and their interactions with […]

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Keystone Decision is About Obama’s Position on the World Stage

Posted: November 6, 2015 at 11:44 am   /   Politics

Tweet Today, in finally denying the Keystone pipeline, President Obama showed his true colors. We now know, as we’ve long believed, that those colors are the green of the anti-fossil fuel crowd, rather than the color of jobs resulting in economic growth in the hard-hit heartland of the United States. For seven years, he has […]

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EPA Declares War on Air Conditioning

Posted: November 5, 2015 at 11:51 am   /   Politics

Tweet Months ago, Pope Francis made headlines for his criticism of air conditioning as an environmental menace, despite evidence that air conditioning has been a significant factor in helping elderly and poor Europeans survive brutally hot summers in recent history. Little did we know, then, that only the first volley had been lobbed in the […]

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Forget the “war on women,” Obama’s Education Department has declared war on girls

Posted: November 3, 2015 at 1:00 pm   /   Entertainment, Politics

If you’re a boy and you want to say you’re a girl Barack Obama bureaucratic minions (at his behest, of course) thinks you should have “unfettered access” to girls locker rooms. It’s not just girls, it’s a war on decency and sanity too. From the New York Times Federal education authorities, staking out their firmest […]

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Sixth Circuit Provides Bridge Over Troubled WOTUS

Posted: November 2, 2015 at 12:14 pm   /   Politics

Tweet Boy with rubber boots jumping in federal jurisdiction. In what has been a rough couple of months for the Obama administration on the regulatory front, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit has issued a temporary nationwide injunction halting the controversial new Waters of the United States rule (WOTUS) of the Clean […]

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Tesla’s “Success,” a Great Example of How Government Regulations Manipulate Markets

Posted: October 27, 2015 at 10:14 am   /   Politics

Tweet The American consumer is resistant to marketing aimed at selling them electric and hybrid vehicles. For the first quarter of 2015, according to the Wall Street Journal (WSJ), Chevrolet sold 1874 Volts—its electric car introduced in 2010 with “high expectations.” That number might not sound so bad, until you read on to discover that […]

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