Category Archives: Debt limit

If GOP takes the Senate, what happens?


The Trifecta predictions are gloomy, but not necessarily correct if we get enough conservatives — who say what they mean and mean what they say — into both houses of the Congress. We need to try. Beyond that, and also beyond whether … Continue reading

Posted in 2016, Apathy, Bill Whittle, Boehner, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Corruption, Courts, Debt limit, Democracy, Democrats, Elections, Federal budget, Foreign policy, Freedom, GOP rebrands, Health Control, Illegal immigration, Integrity, Iran, IRS, John Kerry, Law and Order, Legislation, Libruls, Middle East, Nanny state, Obama, ObamaCare, Political class, Political Correctness, Politics, Principles, Racism, Republican establishment, Republicans, RINOs, TEA Groups, United States of Obama, Voting | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Ideology vs. reason and a constitutional crisis


Most sentient humans have ideological beliefs. When they become acceptable substitutes for rational thought they can be pernicious. Jonathan Turley, whom I consider a liberal in the old-fashioned sense and not what I refer to as a “librul,” today testified before … Continue reading

Posted in Bill of Rights, Campaign contributions, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Continuing resolution, Debt limit, Democracy, Democrats, Elections, Executive Decree, Federal budget, Freedom, Global tax, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, History, Holder, Ideology, Illegal immigration, Integrity, Jonathan Turley, Law, Law and Order, Lawyers, Left, Legislation, Liberals, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Nanny state, Obama, Obama Dream Order, ObamaCare, Owned by Government, Regulations, Religion, States' Rights, Taxing powers, the Basics, United States of Obama | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Just one more Comprehensive Law is all that we need


Our CongressCritters work too hard, sacrificing time and other resources they need to raise funds and to campaign for perpetual reelection. Here is the solution. It may be the last, and the shortest, piece of legislation enacted in recent memory … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, Abuse of Power, Administrative Agencies, Congress, Constitution, Courts, Debt limit, Democrats, Elections, Executive Decree, Federal Agencies, Legislation, Libruls, Limitation on Authority, Nanny state, New Deal, Obama, Obama Dream Order, Obama's America, ObamaCare, Politics, Satire, States' Rights, Supreme Court, the Basics, Unified State of Obama | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments

Dependency, Civilization and Survival Revisited


Which are the Eloi and which is the Morlock? I’m from the Government and want to help eat you. While re-reading H.G. Wells’ The Time Machine, I remembered this post from September of last year (written before the Democrat national convention) and … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, 2016 Obama's America, Bertrand Russell, Congress, Conservatives, Constitution, Could be worse, Debt limit, Democracy, Democrat National Convention, Democrats, Economic decline, Elections, Fiscal Cliff, Food stamps, Good stuff for everone free, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Health Control, Kiking the can down the road, Libruls, Obama, ObamaCare, Political class, Political Correctness, Politics, Republicans, United States | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

They “Negotiated” a Great Deal. Not!


Summation of Rant: It’s bad for America but great for President Obama & Co.  The End the Slowdown and Raise the Debt Ceiling Bill is now “the law of the land.” The Senate passed the bill (81 to 18 with more … Continue reading

Posted in 2014, 2016 Obama's America, Appeasement, Bill Whittle, Climate change, Congress, Conservatives, Continuing resolution, Debt limit, Democrats, Economics, Elections, Federal Agencies, Fiscal Cliff, Fruitcakes, Good stuff for everone free, GOP rebrands, Government and individual choices, Government reliance, Health Control, Hispanic, Ideology, Illegal immigration, Kiking the can down the road, Law and Order, Let's make a deal, Libya, Media, Money, Nanny state, Obama, ObamaCare, Political class, Politics, Republicans, Right Wing, RINOs, Socialism, United States, Voting | Tagged , , , , | 13 Comments

No-Negotiate-Obama was only Practicing [Spoof]


In a Presidential Address delivered today, President Obama calmed Wall Street and the rest of the nation by reversing course. Here is the text of the Presidential Address: My fellow Americans, some of you believe that my “no negotiations” stance … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Appeasement, Chemical weapons, Congress, Conservatives, Debt limit, Democracy, Democrats, Egypt, Federal budget, Humor, Iran, Islamists, Korea, Libruls, Middle East, Muslim Brotherhood, Netanyahu, North Korea, North Korea's nukes, North Korean missiles, Nuclear weapons, Obama, ObamaCare, Palestine, Pigs can now fly, Politics, President Obama, Putin, Republicans, Russia, Sanctions, Satire, United States | Tagged , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Who is Destroying the Republican Party?


The thrust of an October 10th article at PJ Media by its founding light, Roger L. Simon, is that Senator Cruz is destroying it. I disagree. Senator Cruz is doing his best to save what little is left of the Republican … Continue reading

Posted in 2016 Obama's America, Afterburner, Appeasement, Bill Whittle, Boehner, Debt limit, Democracy, Democrats, Federal budget, Fiscal Cliff, Good stuff for everone free, Government reliance, Grand Pa Jones, Health Control, Kiking the can down the road, Nanny state, Obama, ObamaCare, PJ Media, Political class, Politics, Principles, Republicans, RINOs, Socialism, United States, Waste in Government | Tagged , , , , , , | 10 Comments