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Navajo Nation considering extending NGS lease until 2044

Posted: February 18, 2013 at 11:45 am   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories

Navajo Nation to Consider an Extension of Lease for NGS Proposed Agreement Provides Increased Revenues and Additional Benefits for Tribe           The Navajo Nation and the owners of the Navajo Generating Station (NGS) – one of the largest and most important sources of reliable electricity in the Southwest – have developed a tentative agreement for an amendment to […]

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Public Notice Weekly Polling Analysis

Posted: February 17, 2013 at 8:30 am   /   Elections, Politics, Top Stories

POLLING ANALYSIS February 9-15, 2013 MUST READ: President Obama: Average approval from mid-January to mid-February was 50.7% according to RealClearPolitics. Average disapproval was 42.8%. (The average one week ago, which covered mid- to early February, was 51%. Average disapproval was 43.6%) Here are the polls released this week on Presidential job approval: No polls of note. Gallup tracks […]

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Eliminating Arizona’s state corporate and personal income taxes

Posted: February 14, 2013 at 10:00 am   /   Arizona, Politics

Representative Adam Kwasman (R-Dist. 11) STATE CAPITOL, PHOENIX – Representative Adam Kwasman (R-Dist 11) is taking part in a national movement of state legislators as they seek to enhance the competitiveness of their respective economies with the elimination of state income taxes. HB 2590 (comprehensive TPT; income tax repeal) would eliminate Arizona’s state income and […]

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SOTU FACT: ObamaCare Is Driving Up Costs, Jeopardizing Coverage & Hurting Small Businesses

Posted: February 13, 2013 at 10:00 am   /   Elections, Features, Politics

CLAIM: President Obama says ObamaCare is helping to slow the growth of health care costs. “[P]atients … enjoy stronger protections than ever before. … Already, the Affordable Care Act is helping to slow the growth of health care costs.”  (President Obama, State of the Union Address, February 12, 2013) FACT: ObamaCare is driving up costs, […]

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Marco Rubio Response to the State of the Union

Posted: February 13, 2013 at 5:13 am   /   Elections, Politics, Videos

Spanish version below transcript   Good evening. I’m Marco Rubio. I’m blessed to represent Florida in the United States Senate. Let me begin by congratulating President Obama on the start of his second term. Tonight, I have the honor of responding to his State of the Union address on behalf of my fellow Republicans.  And I am especially honored to be addressing our brave […]

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Big questions for Obama’s speech tonight

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

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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Public Notice Weekly Polling Analysis

Posted: February 10, 2013 at 12:00 pm   /   Features, Politics

POLLING ANALYSIS February 2-8, 2013 MUST READ: According to Fox News, when given two choices, 15% of registered voters (11% of Independent registered voters) said increasing spending would be more likely to strengthen the economy. 73% (76% of Independent voters) think cutting government spending would be more likely to help. 7% (8% of Independents) said neither would […]

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The Obama Sequester Must Be Replaced with Responsible Spending Cuts

Posted: February 9, 2013 at 5:45 am   /   Features, Politics

Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) released the following column discussing the impact the president’s sequester will have on Wright-Patterson Air Force Base: In 2011, President Obama proposed a series of mandatory spending cuts called a ‘sequester,’ which was subsequently passed by Congress as part of the 2011 debt limit agreement. These arbitrary spending cuts, which are […]

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Bankrupting America’s Spending Daily

Posted: February 8, 2013 at 5:00 pm   /   Features, Politics

Spending Daily | February 8, 2013 With No Spending Cut Offsets, Political Blame Game Continues  POLITICO reports, “Republicans open to letting billions in sequester cuts go through figure they can blame the president if the economy goes south. But Democrats are betting they can shift that blame right back to the GOP. They’re so confident, in fact, that […]

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