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  • What are the next steps for government run health care?

    The Congressional Budget Office will come out with the supposed total costs of the bill by the end of this week.  Senators will spend the weekend deciding how they should vote on the bill. Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi will spend the weekend bribing senators into voting yes and passing their preferred form of the …

  • The Road To Hell Is Paved With Good Intentions

    As I sat back Saturday night and watched, vote after vote, my liberties just being brushed away, I couldn’t help but think of 1984.  While the Patriot Act has been my measuring stick for the Big Brother state up until this point, should the House health care bill pass the Senate I think I’ll have …

  • Is Health Care Reform Constitutional?

    This post is in response to Nancy Pelosi’s reaction to a reporter‘s question of whether the proposed health care reform is constitutional. Check out this video where Pelosi continually says the proposed health care reform will be done in a  “fiscally sound way,” not addressing whether this “reform”  is constitutional.  Many states are passing resolutions to …

  • What Moral Compass?

    Nancy Pelosi continues to spew nonsense out of her mouth. That isn’t all that surprising. What is surprising is that suddenly she has claimed the moral high ground. Pelosi gave it to the insurance companies when she said, “The public option — that’s where the insurance companies are making their attacks — it’s almost immoral …

  • Reid and Pelosi, Angry at the Truth

    The Director of the Congressional Budget Office, Douglas Elmendorf, testified before the Senate today, saying that the proposed health care legislation would drive us further into debt (duh). And what did Congressional Democrats do? Asked about the testimony by Mr. Elmendorf, a highly regarded economist, Mr. Reid snapped derisively, “Maybe what he should do is …