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Bankrupting America’s Spending Daily

Posted: February 21, 2013 at 1:00 pm   /   Politics, Top Stories

Spending Daily | February 21, 2013 “The Great Sequester Panic” Rich Lowry editorializes in POLITICO, “Prepare for the end of food safety as we have known it. For a breakdown in public order. For little children languishing in ignorance. If only Edward Gibbon were here to chronicle the devastation. On March 1, the fabric of our […]

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White House Clearly Not Happy About Being Held Accountable for Its Sequester

Posted: February 21, 2013 at 12:45 pm   /   Features, Politics, Top Stories, Videos

The White House staff responded on its blog to Speaker Boehner’s op-ed in the Wall Street Journal and, well, it’s clear they’re unhappy about being held accountable for President Obama’s sequester. While we agree with them that the president’s sequester threatens “hundreds of thousands of jobs, our national security and our economic recovery,” here are […]

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It’s All About 2014 Now

Posted: February 20, 2013 at 7:45 am   /   Elections, Features, Politics, Top Stories

On the morning after he returned to Washington from a weekend of golf in Florida, President Obama was center stage with a dire warning about automatic spending cuts that will kick in by law on March 1. It was a virtuoso performance even by Obama’s standards of inflated rhetoric punctuated by exaggeration and fear mongering.  […]

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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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