“This [health care reform] cannot pass…What we have to do today is make a covenant, to slit our wrists, be blood brothers on this thing. This will not pass. We will do whatever it takes to make sure this doesn’t pass… -- Rep. Michelle Bachmann
What does Eric Cantor, Kevin McCarthy, Paul Ryan and Sam Brownback have in common?
According to Rep. Lynn Jenkins of Kansas, one of them could be the Republicans great white hope.
We'll raise our taxes to keep private sector jobs
"It’s a fairly significant financial commitment, but if we’re going to keep jobs here we’re going to have to fund it. My recommendation to do that would be for funding it with a sales tax rather than with the property tax," Buechel said Monday.
"I hope that God strikes Barack Obama with brain cancer so he can die like Ted Kennedy and I hope it happens today," -- Phoenix-area Pastor Steven Anderson, Faithful Word Baptist ChurchWe can appreciate he's a man of God and not like that liberal racist Rev. Wright character - huh?
Sarah Palin Tells Friends To Watch Glenn Beck.
Beck is an exercise in crazy. People watch him because they want to see how nuts someone can be and still avoid the looney bin...until we met Pastor Steven Anderson.
Bob Dole On Health Care: “We shouldn’t be debating some congressman’s bill."
Bill Moyers, whose comments focused on the recent health care debate, said that too many Democrats have had their spines surgically removed.
Sarah Palin: Lame Duck Mom and Wife
In “Me and Mrs. Palin,” Johnston’s first-person account accuses Palin of being a bad mother, of being a bad wife, of not knowing how to shoot a gun, and even -- get this! -- of not even being a real hockey mom! (She only attended 15% of her son's games, says Johnston, who was his teammate.) In short, he accuses Palin of being an all-around phony.
Texas Secessionists: We Hate the United States!
Stossel: ATM's Are Proof Capitalism Works
Capital Times Excerpt:Sure, capitalism works… until your life is on the line – then its’ called extortion.
The real answer to the health care crisis, Stossel argues, is to "unleash the free market." Just look at how you can travel overseas and "stick a piece of plastic" into a machine and the right amount of cash comes out, he said in conclusion. "And the government can't even count the votes accurately." The audience howled with laughter and gave him a standing ovation. "Capitalism works!" he said.
What is Obamacare?
Here’s an article wrongly titled Obamacare could cost you $4,000 a year. After demonstrating that health care reform without the public option would cost American’s about $4,000 more, the writer continues to call the optionless plan "Obamacare." Any health care reform plan without a public option is really “InsuroCorp Care,” or "GOPcare," otherwise known as "Patients Choice."