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The SCOTUS Ruled. So where do we go from here?

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I decided not to post an intro to the Constitution video this week.  Apparently I need to take a little break to give the Supreme Court a lesson: You’ll also want to check out Ben Shapiro’s piece on Breitbart.com where he explains that no on in our government is willing to defend our Constitution.  Now it’s up to you to ...

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Is The ObamaCare Penalty A Tax?

Let’s see. SCOTUS Chief Justice John Roberts, on Thursday, June 28, 2012, said that ObamaCare was unconstitutional if considered under the US Constitution’s Commerce Clause. His opinion rejects the federal government’s power to regulate inactivity under the Commerce Clause. But he did conclude that the ObamaCare mandate is constitutional if considered a tax. So does that mean that if Obama, ...

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Calling All Calligraphers

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Are you a calligrapher? You need to apply… Apparently, there’s a strong use for these skills and you could make $90,000 a year. In a day and time when we have the Autopen to sign for the President who would believe there is enough need to have not one, but three calligraphers on staff at the White House. Who knew? ...

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And just what do we get for our “tax”

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When Americans pay the gas tax, they assume (wrongfully) that the money is going to roads and  bridges upon which they will drive their cars. As we approach 2016 and Obamacare’s taxes for not having insurance approach $700 per person, what exactly do voters get for that money? The “tax”, as the Supreme Court ruled, isn’t just assessable when someone fails to ...

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WTF?

Like a puppy who hasn’t quite got the hang of potty training yet, the administration is still struggling with decorum and behavior befitting the office of the presidency. In a move best described as presidential potty mouth, the official twitter account of President Barack Obama posted “Still a BFD” hours after the ruling on the Affordable Health Care Act, obviously ...

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Obama: Soldiers NEED TO PAY MORE

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Is there any group in this country more deserving of  our help and consideration than the military?  And yet, this week President Obama threatened to veto the Defense Appropriations bill because it did not increase fees charged for medical care to our soldiers and their families. The Washington Review and Commentary Weekly News From The White House, dated June 28, ...

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Waivers Render Executive Order A Toothless Tiger

President Barack Obama signed into law the Comprehensive Iran Sanctions, Accountability, and Divestment Act of 2010 (CISADA.) on July 1, 2010.  The law’s purpose was to convince the Iranian Government to comply with its full range of nuclear obligations, and engage in constructive negotiations on the future of its nuclear program. On November 21, 2011, Obama signed Executive Order (EO) 13590. ...

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obamacare: Tip of the Iceberg

Since the ruling by the United States Supreme Court on Thursday, June 28, 2012, the big news in America has been how the obama administration, then Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid misrepresented the legislation to Congress, the Senate and the public. It was consistently presented as a cost saving measure that would reduce ...

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Americans For Prosperity Responds to the ObamaTax

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Tim Phillips, President of Americans for Prosperity, held an emergency conference call this morning detailing the new ad in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold Obamacare as constitutional.  However, it is constitutional only if Congress taxes the uninsured at a higher rate.  Given that this law fundamentally changes the dynamics of our government, AFP went into rapid response ...

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MSNBC’s ‘The Cycle’ Spins Mandatory Voting As Good For America

Krystal Ball of MSNBC's The Cycle

The day before the Supreme Court ruled ObamaCare’s individual mandate constitutional — as a tax, not as an exercise of the commerce clause — the mostly-liberal panel at the brand-new 3 p.m. program The Cycle explored the question of what, in the view of the panelists, that government should consider making Americans do against their will. For her part, panelist ...

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My Reaction to Supreme Court Ruling on Obamacare

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Instead of writing several articles on what I think about the Obamacare ruling, I decided to do a short video blog. Thanks for watching and will follow up with some articles in the near future.

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Obama Man

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A song by by comedian Greg Morton. The more he talks about how much Obama CAN, the more obvious it is Obama CAN’T! So much for that hope and change!

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