Monday, June 2, 2014

$15 minimum wage for fast food workers? Here’s what it means for living wages, food prices and jobs

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Mike Adams The City Council of Seattle has just approved an ordinance which would raise the minimum wage of workers in that city to $15 an hour.(1) The phase-in takes seven years to complete, with small business given more time to adopt the new wage minimums than large businesses. Because […]

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No Conservative Commencement Speakers At Top 30 Universities For 2 Years

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Claire Healey Liberal bias at America’s universities is on display more than ever during this year’s commencement season. Last week, 538’s Harry Enten researched the guest commencement speakers at the top universities and colleges across the nation, and he found no clearly aligned conservative speaker. Enten wrote: “For the 2013 […]

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Some Things to Know About Obama’s New EPA Regulations

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Katie Pavlich Today the Obama administration announced new regulations from the Environmental Protection Agency with a goal of reducing carbon emissions over the next 15 years. The new regulations impose significant restrictions on power plants already in existence, including natural gas plants. Here are the things you need to know […]

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America’s Insatiable Demand For More Expensive Cars, Larger Homes And Bigger Debts

June 2, 2014

Submitted by: Veronica Coffin By Michael Snyder One of the things that this era of American history will be known for is conspicuous consumption.  Even though many of us won’t admit it, the truth is that almost all of us want a nice vehicle and a large home.  They say that “everything is bigger in […]

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Bergdahl getting treatment, requires hospitalization

June 2, 2014

Bergdahl getting treatment, requires hospitalization, Landstuhl medical center says Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Jennifer H. Svan and Chris Carroll LANDSTUHL, Germany — Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is in stable condition but will require further medical treatment and hospitalization, the military said on Monday. No date has been set for his return to the United […]

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How the VA fostered a culture of gaming the system

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By David A. Fahrenthold WASHINGTON — About two years ago, Brian Turner took a job as a scheduling clerk at a Veterans Affairs health clinic in Austin, Texas. A few weeks later, he said, a supervisor came by to instruct him how to cook the books. “The first time I heard […]

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Sessions: EPA’s Anti-Energy Regs Deal Crushing Blow To Struggling U.S. Workers

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin Sen. Sessions, a senior member of the Environment and Public Works Committee, responded today to new sweeping and unilateral EPA regulations to cut CO2 emissions 30 percent by 2030, dramatically reducing energy affordability and job creation.     Follow VeronicaCoffin

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Outraged Parents of Officer Who Died Hunting for ‘Deserter’

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin Outraged Parents of Officer Who Died Hunting for ‘Deserter’ POW Bergdahl Lash Out at Obama Over ‘LIES’ By: Daniel Bates The furious parents of an officer who they claim was killed while searching for freed Taliban prisoner Bowe Bergdahl today said that they have been lied to as part of a […]

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Will Obama Make a Deal for Snowden?

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Cliff Kincaid As the fallout continues from NSA leaker Edward Snowden’s first U.S. television interview, there is a dramatic report that “negotiations” are underway to allow the traitor to return to the U.S., in exchange for a form of immunity from prosecution. The prospect of Snowden getting back into the […]

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Snowden Interview Backfires on NBC and “Truthers”

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Cliff Kincaid The reviews are in: NBC’s Brian Williams was a sap for Edward Snowden in Moscow when he gave the NSA leaker a platform disguised as an interview. It was “Edward’s Snowden’s first interview on American television,” Williams announced. But it was conducted in Moscow, under the watchful eye […]

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The Week Ahead in the House and Senate 6/2/14

June 2, 2014

The Senate is considering campaign financing and veterans health; the House is in recess, but Members introduced new mental health gun legislation before recess. Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin The House is in recess, and the Senate will be spending much of the week on nominations. However, there’s a lot of action behind the scenes — […]

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Mental Health Screening a Good Way to Decrease Liberty, Poor Way to Increase Security

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Ron Paul Last week Americans were shocked and saddened by another mass killing, this one near a college campus in California. We all feel deep sympathy for the families of the victims. As usual, many people responded to this shooting by calling for new federal gun control laws, including the […]

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Predicting the Weather? The Climate? You’re Kidding, Right?

June 2, 2014

While listening to Obama explain why the EPA is regulating coal-fired plants that generate electricity, keep in mind all this is based on a huge lie about carbon dioxide and even more lies about the weather. He is using the EPA to by-pass Congress and destroy the US economy as much as possible. Submitted by:  […]

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The Velocity Of Money In The U.S. Falls To An All-Time Record Low

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Michael Snyder When an economy is healthy, there is lots of buying and selling and money tends to move around quite rapidly.  Unfortunately, the U.S. economy is the exact opposite of that right now.  In fact, as I will document below, the velocity of M2 has fallen to an all-time […]

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Bowe Bergdahl “ashamed to be an American”

June 2, 2014

Submitted by:  Veronica Coffin By Pamela Geller Obama’s Taliban trade – one jihadi for five jihadists. Treason. Bowe “Abdullah” Bergdahl, U.S. soldier held by Taliban, was “ashamed to be American,” emails show,” CBS News, June 8, 2012 AP) WASHINGTON – Emails an American soldier reportedly sent to his parents before he was captured by the […]

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