Category Archives: CONGRESSIONAL FOLLIES
The Tea Party Patriots (TPP) is probably the biggest, best organized remaining remnant of the original Tea Party. I am a member, but I feel a huge lack of ideas in the leadership of this group.
MIT Professor, Jonathan Gruber, PhD, has made public his observation of “ . . . the stupidity of American voters”. Actually, I doubt if he really knows any real “American voters”, but I think what happened is that he formed his … Continue reading
Big flap over what the President is going to do/not do/say/think or whatever about “immigration”. The fact is the President has no constitutional power re: immigration. None, zip, zero, nada.
(This post was previously a “Page” titled “Congress vs The Constitution” that was created July 20, 2013.) THE MOST POWERFUL MEMBERS OF CONGRESS would have us believe that the problems of the nation are caused by the Administration and the Courts. THEY … Continue reading
A little careful consideration of what someone else expects you to believe will give you a clear indication of what they think of your intellectual powers. I recently picked up a pamphlet on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) at my drugstore. … Continue reading
So, you think the President Obama has the power to make laws about health-care, tax carbon-dioxide in the air and decree minimum wages of $15.00/hr. along with a myriad of other “executive” actions? Well, think again. Here’s a complete list … Continue reading
I’ve recently been made aware (via the usual emails, phone calls and polls) of SC Sen. Lee Bright’s campaign to unseat U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham in the upcoming South Carolina Republican primary. I’m not a big fan of Lindsey Graham, so I … Continue reading
Congress stuffed $1.1 trillion into the recent spending bill (yr. 2014), didn’t bother to consider or even read the contents, and promptly passed it into law. It got me to thinking about exactly how much money $1.1 trillion really is. … Continue reading
Almost all congressmen and women, almost certainly including yours, routinely fail their oath. Continue reading