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Rebuttal of William Hartung’s blatant lies about the threat environment

The leftist “BreakingDefense” website has recently (on Dec. 12th) published yet another utterly ridiculous leftist screed, this time by ignorant anti-defense hack William Hartung from the far-left “New America Foundation”, an organization that seeks to turn America into a socialist, militarily weak country. In that garbage screed, Hartung falsely claims that: 1) The world is much […]

Jabberwonky ObamaCare Failure is the Story - October 6th

Jabberwonky ObamaCare Failure is the Story – October 6th

When: Sunday, October 6th, 10pm Eastern/7pm Pacific Where: Jabberwonky on Blog Talk Radio What: `Twas brillig, and the slithy toves Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: All mimsy were the borogoves, And the mome raths outgrabe. Whether it’s “down the rabbit hole”, or “through the looking glass”, the world of politics is often referred […]

$300 Million for Detroit: Arbitrary Sequestration Continues

$300 Million for Detroit: Arbitrary Sequestration Continues

It seems that there is some $300 million in the federal budget for the bankrupt city of Detroit, despite what Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said. But there are no funds to conduct White House tours. Or to continue National Park services. By cutting out White House tours, the Secret Service is saving $18,000 per week. If […]

Despite Sequestration, Pentagon Finds $31,000 For Portrait

Despite Sequestration, Pentagon Finds $31,000 For Portrait

Sequestration? What sequestration? Sequestration, which was enacted in 2012 after Congress failed to agree on a budget compromise, will cut some $1 trillion from the defense budget over the coming decade. Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA), said, “Sequestration was set up to be so stupid that no group of rational people would ever let it happen. […]

Sequestration delivers biggest budget surplus on record refuting dems claims

Sequestration delivers biggest budget surplus on record refuting dems claims

The Federal government posted the largest budget surplus on record for the month of June thanks to budget cuts and mortgage giants Fannie and Freddie paying back a portion of the bailouts. June’s federal balance sheet leaned $117 Billion to the positive thanks mainly to the cuts that came from sequestration – a clear win […]

Defense Issues Weekly - May 28th

Defense Issues Weekly – May 28th

NOTE: From this edition forward, Defense Issues Weekly will appear on weekdays. This week, it will appear on Tuesday, and afterwards, it will appear on Mondays. US on course to gut its military… With sequestration in effect and no prospect of it being cancelled, the DOD will have to cut an additional $550 bn from […]

CBS Charlie Rose: The Republicans Have a Point???

CBS Charlie Rose: The Republicans Have a Point???

CBS political director John Dickerson was interviewed by Charlie Rose on CBS This Morning about the impact of sequestration cuts. Watch for Rose’s shocked expression when he realizes that Dickerson is saying the Republicans have a point about allowing departments to have flexibility where they make these cuts (about 50 seconds). This just tosses the […]

Congress moves to act on flight delays before recess

Congress moves to act on flight delays before recess

The House of Representatives is moving quickly today to finalize a Senate-passed plan that will ease air traffic delays. Congress goes into recess at the end of this week and politicians fearful of leaving constituents dealing with flight delays and cancellations for another week has put pressure on them to act. Business travelers and vacationers […]

FAA Furloughs start - Time for privatization of traffic controllers?

FAA Furloughs start – Time for privatization of traffic controllers?

Obama’s sequestration rule has kicked-in and funding cuts are hitting the Federal Aviation Administration As a way to force Republicans’ hand in the debt ceiling debate, President Obama elected to use the tactic known as sequestration. Over the weekend, the spending cuts forced by that move hit the Department of Transportation and most-obviously the FAA. […]

Obama Sings with Timberlake

Obama Sings with Timberlake

Grade school students still cannot visit the White House because the tours remain cancelled due to Sequestration. However, there seems to be enough money for PBS to film a Blues concert there for the President and presumably, a group of his closest friends. At least Justin Timberlake should be pleased, since he managed to get […]

Obama failures

Obama pivots to spanish language television after failures on budget, guns, healthcare

The President is scheduled for sit-down interviews with Spanish language television networks Telemundo and Univision in an attempt to refocus American’s attention from his failures on the budget and gun control and the growing negative view Americans have on Obamacare. President Obama is likely to focus on immigration reform – something that is much more […]

FAA to Close 149 Airport Towers

FAA to Close 149 Airport Towers

Blame it on the sequestration. The FAA announced today that 149 smaller airport towers would close beginning in April. Originally another 40 towers had been slated for closure but will remain open, either because them shutting them would not be in the national interest or because money was found in a federal cost-sharing program to […]

Judge Jeanine Calls Out ICE for Release of Criminal Illegals

Judge Jeanine Calls Out ICE for Release of Criminal Illegals

In her opening statement last weekend, Judge Jeanine Pirro lit into the Obama administration, including the Department of Homeland Security and ICE for releasing illegal immigrants. Saying they were only releasing non-violent illegals and blaming it on the sequestration the administration further backed away from any responsibility by putting the decisions on the shoulders of […]

Even NBC Sees Sequestration Bias

Even NBC Sees Sequestration Bias

You know it’s bad when even the left leaning NBC Nightly News spends time criticizing this administration’s choice of cuts in this new era of Sequestration. Should we cut soldiers tuition assistance or maybe the president’s golf and family vacations? Are there non-essential workers at DHS or must 2500 border agents be furloughed? Can the […]

Sequestration.  What Sequestration?

Sequestration. What Sequestration?

Sequestration became the law of the land on Friday, March 1, 2013. Dear Leader Barack Hussein Obama, on Saturday, March 2, blamed Republicans for $85 billion in automatic budget cuts in both domestic and defense programs over the next seven months. I guess newly appointed Secretary of State John Kerry failed to get the budget […]