Why Job Growth Numbers Under Socialist Presidents Don’t Make Sense
Apr16

Why Job Growth Numbers Under Socialist Presidents Don’t Make Sense

Do you know who has the absolute best numbers in job growth of any American president? FDR. Jobs grew by a whopping 4.97 percent in his first term (not a war term, by the way—those are peace time numbers). That’s right—it was FDR, the greatest socialist president in American history, just barely ahead of Barack Obama—who was able to grow jobs at rates beyond any other president. And yet people were absolutely miserable. Kind of feels...

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Obama and The Myth of The Wage Gap
Apr08

Obama and The Myth of The Wage Gap

“Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.” – Marcus Aurelius Politics is a game of perspectives. You can have all the facts and all the analysis on your side, but if the opposition puts just the right spin on the situation, you’re screwed. If we were a nation who took time to observe the facts, and seek the truth, conservatism would be just fine. However,...

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GM is Alive; At Least Twelve GM Owners Are Not
Mar25

GM is Alive; At Least Twelve GM Owners Are Not

For me, the most frustrating part of the massive bailout for the failing big businesses of America (like GM and the big banking interests) is not how much money the taxpayers had to shell out (though that was rather frustrating). It’s one simple fact—the bailouts propped up businesses that should have died. The bailouts rewarded mediocrity and punished excellence. I hate my bank—Chase. I used to be a very happy customer of Washington...

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That Time The Media Lied About Matt Drudge, And Pretty Much Got Away With it
Mar25

That Time The Media Lied About Matt Drudge, And Pretty Much Got Away With it

“In skating over thin ice our safety is in our speed.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Lying is a radical practice, in that it takes extraordinary arrogance to walk on such a narrow surface, and expect not to fall. I hate to use the word “bravery,” as it invokes a positive action, but it does take a certain bravery to lie as well as Democrats do. More than any time in our country’s history, our government,...

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Increased Minimum Wage to Cause Layoffs and Higher Prices for Goods
Mar22

Increased Minimum Wage to Cause Layoffs and Higher Prices for Goods

Over the past couple of months, a number of articles have been written about the dangers of raising the minimum wage as high as the Democrats are pushing for.  It seems that the Democrats are planning on using the minimum wage, immigration reform and income inequality as their campaign platforms in this year’s midterm elections. If a recent report is accurate, I recommend that Republicans also use minimum wage as part of their...

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Obama Less than 10% towards Goal of Promised Million Manufacturing Jobs
Mar21

Obama Less than 10% towards Goal of Promised Million Manufacturing Jobs

When Barack Obama was running for president in 2008, he promised to create 5 million green jobs during his term.  He fell way short of his goal.  In fact, it seemed like there were more green companies folding and laying off thousands of people than there were green companies hiring new employees. During his 2012 re-election campaign, Obama again promised to create one million jobs, but this time in the manufacturing sector, not green...

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