As leaders of broad based American citizen groups we call upon Republican House Members to vote no on Speaker Boehner’s Tax Hike known as “Plan B.” This tax increase bill is just like the tax increase proposal Nancy Pelosi offered last year on May 23rd. Speaker Boehner, President Obama, Nancy Pelosi and too many Members of the Republican conference have [...]
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By Frank McCaffrey — Nancy Pelosi and others once pushed for a payroll tax holiday. Now they are pulling back. What’s going on? Are they ever going to be consistent?
By David McFadden — Liberals who are pessimistic about the prospects in the Supreme Court this week for the Abominable Care Act, known as “ACA,” have been preparing the ground by publicizing surveys measuring the unpopularity of the Court. Liberals who are optimistic, such as former House speaker Nancy Pelosi, predict that ACA will be upheld 6-3. The 6-3 breakdown [...]
Boehner gave a “stirring” commemoration of Pelosi on the House floor today in honor of her “25 years of real service” in Congress…
By Bill Wilson — As we begin to see what’s in it, as Nancy Pelosi suggested we do, the true costs of Obamacare are being revealed by the Congressional Budget Office. Now we know that through 2022, the price tag will rise to $1.75 trillion—and counting. This proves that the out-years always were always where the real expense was hidden [...]
By Bill Wilson — Congressional Democrats are once again resorting to the tired line of price manipulation by so-called speculators and oil companies to explain why Americans are paying more at the pump. Meanwhile, the Obama Administration is accounting for rising prices by market forces, saying alternatively that it’s because the economy is recovering and includes increased demand overseas, particularly [...]
Funny, the Obama Administration is suddenly interested in getting more time to defend ObamaCare: On Friday attorneys for the Obama administration filed a motion with the Supreme Court requesting more time in which to make its oral arguments in defense of ObamaCare. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (H.R. 3590) obligates every American to purchase a qualifying health insurance [...]
Pelosi has finally said what we all knew to be true. She would rather see a union job than any job at all: (H/T Lachlan Markay)
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By Howard Rich — According to a recent Pew Research Center study, most Americans are ignoring the Occupy Wall Street movement. “There is significantly less public interest in the current Occupy Wall Street protests than there was in the Tea Party protests in early 2009, when they were receiving comparable levels of media coverage,” the Pew study found. The study [...]
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By Frank McCaffrey — Hear from ALG President Bill Wilson on the President’s “balanced approach.” This is, of course, new taxes. Also we analyze a recent speech from Nancy Pelosi on job creation.