April 1, 2011 | ICYMI
Back when ObamaCare was being shoved down America's throat, Nancy Pelosi assured us we needed to pass it to "find out what's in it."... The House Energy and Commerce Committee, chaired by Republican Fred Upton of Michigan, just found something else that was hidden in it: "a $5 billion bailout fund for state governments, Fortune 500 companies, and Hollywood unions that is rapidly going bankrupt after doling out half a billion dollars much more quickly than anticipated."...
March 23, 2011 | ICYMI
Starbucks chief executive Howard Schultz says the health overhaul law's employer requirements will impose "too great" a pressure on small businesses.
March 18, 2011 | ICYMI
House Republicans took aim at the Department of Energy's stimulus spending yesterday, pointing to its delayed projects and flawed oversight as an example of broader problems with the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act. DOE has so far spent about $12.4 billion of the $35 billion it received two years ago under the Recovery Act. That money has gone to programs that weatherize homes, clean up former nuclear weapons sites and fund clean energy projects.
March 17, 2011 | ICYMI
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March 15, 2011 | ICYMI
As posted in the Wall Street Journal: Get a load of this. Some Members of Congress actually think that Congress should have a say in whether or not the government regulates carbon. Some of them even want to have a debate about it first. Don't these yahoos understand that democratic consent doesn't apply to the Environmental Protection Agency?