Delivering the Republican response to President Pantsonfire’s weekly cavalcade of leftist BS: Somehow, the greater the public opposition to the healthcare bill, the more determined they seem to force it on us anyway. Their attitude shows Washington at its very worst – the presumption that they know best, and they’re going to get their way whether the American people like … Read More
“…on every one of Obama’s specific pledges of cost containment and premium reduction, the public doesn’t believe him.” Also, “Stupid” Dick Durban had this to say about how much health care premiums will be dropping when Obamacare passes: Anyone who would stand before you and say ‘well, if you pass health care reform next year’s health care premiums are going … Read More
Perhaps: U.S. Rep. Nathan Deal will delay his resignation from Congress by three weeks, citing intense pressure from House Republican leaders to remain and vote against President Barack Obama’s plan to overhaul the nation’s health care system. You better believe I just left a message on Deal’s voicemail thanking him for his decision. Everyone who does something like this to … Read More
The Weekly Standard: The bottom line? Despite the liberal pushback, Ryan’s arguments remain compelling. (The Journal has more on them here.) Which shouldn’t come as a surprise. When a politician finds his moment, everything breaks his way.
I don’t make a habit of calling congressional offices outside my district; especially not Democrat congressional offices outside my district. But I made an exception for Bart Stupak today. Now, I hadn’t seen this coming. The backstory is this: Stupak is one of the ostensibly “pro-life Democrats” in congress. Now, I’m very skeptical about the idea of “pro-life Democrats,” because … Read More
For all his flaws, and he did have flaws, Bush was an honorable guy. And he still is: When George W. Bush heard about Fort Hood, he and Laura got in his car without any escort, apparently they did not have time to react, and drove to Fort Hood. He was stopped at the gate and the guard could not … Read More
It is rare for me to run across an interview that is powerful enough to raise a lump in my throat, but today I’ve found one. William Stuntz is a Professor at Harvard Law School and a Christian who has lived for the last decade with excruciating pain, and was recently diagnosed with terminal cancer and is not expected to … Read More
I know I know I know, I’m just posting YouTube videos like mad lately, but this is too awesome not to post: