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Dems Put Aside Resentments About Obama

If four years ago, Barack Obama was the magnetic force around which Democrats rallied, today the relationship between the president and his party appears to be a bit cooler. The president still has his idolaters and they will be conspicuous in Charlotte this week. But, as Politico reports today, Democratic officeholders and many party activists

U.S Halts Training Of Some Afghanistan Forces In Light Of Green-On-Blue Violence

  KABUL, Afghanistan — The U.S. military has halted the training of some Afghan forces while it digs deeper into their background following a surge of attacks by soldiers and police on their international partners, officials said Sunday. The move only puts about 1,000 Afghan trainees into limbo, a small fraction of the country’s security

Entitlement Transfers Have Increased 727% in Last 50 Years

As we all know entitlement reform is a big topic of conversation for this upcoming election. Will the Romney/Ryan plan break down Medicare? Will President Obama continue the constantly growing entitlement program? In a new analysis from The Wall Street Journal we see that entitlement programs have grown at an average rate of 4% each

Audit of the Federal Reserve Reveals $16 Trillion in Secret Bailouts

  Signs of the Times The first ever GAO (Government Accountability Office) audit of the Federal Reserve was carried out in the past few months due to the Ron Paul, Alan Grayson Amendment to the Dodd-Frank bill, which passed last year. Jim DeMint, a Republican Senator, and Bernie Sanders, an independent Senator, led the charge

Iranian commander – Iran to hold major air defense drill??

Iranian commander says drill to include both the army and the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps; it follows a series of large-scale military simulations such as the ‘Great Prophet 7’ missile exercises which took place in July.   Iran will hold a large-scale military drill involving all its air defense systems next month, an Iranian commander

Iran to hold major air defense drill: commander

Iran will hold a large-scale military drill involving all its air defense systems next month, an Iranian commander was quoted as saying on Saturday, one of a number of military simulations it has carried out this year. The air defense drill will include fighter jets and simulate emergency situations, said Farzad Esmaili, commander of the

Will Obama’s Fast and Furious Executive Privilege be Overturned by Federal Judge?

For over a year, the House Oversight Committee, chaired by Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) has been trying to investigate the failed and botched federal gun walking program known as Operation Fast and Furious.  U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and his Justice Department has fought Issa every step of the way, trying to prevent the House

Mitt Romney nomination pushed up on concerns about storm, Ron Paul

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  News Day Republican delegates will begin the roll call vote to officially nominate Mitt Romney for president on Monday at the national convention in Tampa, which could allow Romney to accept the GOP nomination earlier in the week than has occurred at previous conventions. The formal presidential nomination process will begin earlier than past

Colleges Ship Freshmen to Paris to Boost Tuition Coffers

U.S. colleges including New York University and Northeastern University are pushing freshmen into study-abroad programs — before the students even set foot on campus — to enroll larger classes and get more tuition dollars. NYU and Boston-based Northeastern, which both charge more than $50,000 a year to attend, make some freshmen spend the first semester

8 Economic Threats That We Were Not Even Talking About At The Beginning Of The Summer

In the crazy times in which we live, it helps to expect the unexpected. Sometimes you can think that you have it all figured out and then this world can throw a real curveball at you. Very few people anticipated that we would see a massive outbreak of the West Nile Virus in Texas this