davidl on September 22nd, 2010

Professor Thomas Sowell – 1, Dumbo – 0, Obamcare meets Basic Economics, loses, Patteico’s Pontifications: So what do you think might happen if you sought to make health insurance more widely available for children — by simply mandating that companies with child-only policies make those policies available to children with pre-existing conditions? So were the […]

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Eric Florack on July 26th, 2009

Frankly I think there are few people on the sphere who bring greater gravitas to the entire matter about the Gates /Crowley affair than Sister Toldjah. Yesterday morning’s post on that point reinforces that perception. — President Obama expressed “regret” yesterday – but did not apologize – for the choice of words he initially used […]

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davidl on June 6th, 2009

One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten.    I am going to keep this calm because I respect the calm, rational, historically informed, and politically ascute response of the Secure Arkanas rally, from Keep Arkansas Legal: Secure Arkansas organized a rally in rememberance of the first terrorist attack since 9/11. Pvt. William Long […]

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davidl on December 7th, 2008

“Cold Cash” Jefferson left out in the cold. When Mrs. Pelosi become Speaker of the House, she vowed to “drain the swamp.”    Rather than draining her swamp, Mrs. Pelosi has allowed her swamp to become even more infested.   Well yesterday, voters of Louisiana’s Second Congressional District took matters into their own hands and drained Mrs. […]

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davidl on December 2nd, 2008

Mr. President-elect, reporters we hope are going to ask you a lot of annoying questions over the next four years. Get used to it. Via fellow Swamp Stomper, Sister Toldjah.   BO’s halo becomes a choke collar.

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Eric Florack on September 15th, 2008

So, on top of all of the rest of it, Chalie Rangel is now caught taking trips on the dime of lobby types without declearing it as such, which is what the Democrat’s own rules… rules Rangel himself helped to write… say he should be doing? Yes, says A Blog for All who says, correctly: It is quite telling […]

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on August 24th, 2008

In this weekend’s Wall Street Journal, there is a report of an investment made by Nancy Pelosi and her husband. They put somewhere between $50,000 and $100,000 into T. Boone Picken’s company, Clean Energy Fuels Corp. At first blush, the relatively small amount (compared to millions of dollars in assets held by the Pelosis) would […]

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Eric Florack on August 19th, 2008

Fellow Swamp Stomper Sister Toldjah takes on St Andrew the Incontinent: June 30, 2008: McCain himself disowned the Swift Boat nutters in 2004 as “dishonest and dishonorable.” I find both attempts to smear the war records of people who volunteered to fight for their country to be repellent. But the far right is too invested […]

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Eric Florack on August 13th, 2008

From the Business and Media institute: There’s a huge concern among conservative talk radio hosts that reinstatement of the Fairness Doctrine would all-but destroy the industry due to equal time constraints. But speech limits might not stop at radio. They could even be extended to include the Internet and “government dictating content policy.” FCC Commissioner […]

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Eric Florack on July 14th, 2008

From the GateWay Pundit: New information reveals that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was indirectly sending messages to the FARC. The Marxist Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) is designated as a terrorist group by the US government. Speaker Pelosi was doing this while at the same time she refused to bring a free trade agreement […]

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on June 12th, 2008

Floodwaters are raging through the state of Iowa, major roads are closing, cities are being destroyed, politics is at a standstill while people’s lives are being diverted by lost homes, or volunteering to help others. As the crisis continues, The Conservative Reader is right in the middle of it.  As major changes in the disaster […]

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Eric Florack on March 2nd, 2008

Let’s take a moment to look at the Democrat response to the President’s weekly radio address… where Energy is the issue. Good morning. This is Congressman Joe Donnelly of Indiana’s Second Congressional District. Today it is my pleasure to talk to you about a few of Congress’ recent accomplishments on an issue that I believe […]

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davidl on February 4th, 2008

Can Mrs. Clinton cry her way back into the White House? Jason George, Swamp: NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Sen. Hillary Clinton teared up this morning at an event at the Yale Child Study Center, where she worked while in law school in the early 1970s. Penn Rhodeen, who was introducing Clinton, began to choke up, […]

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davidl on January 4th, 2008

Bitsblog has a special place, can’t say just where, for Keith Olbermann.   I have found another blog which holds Olberman in like regard: Half of Keith’s audience watches him on Crooks and Liars. He’s got to stay in good with the netroots types, even if it means rooting for the loser. never even say Obama’s […]

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Eric Florack on January 2nd, 2008

Fellow Swamp Stomper Conservative Reader has a new look tonight, (Sharp!)  and is one of WordPress’s newest converts. Wander over and graze, and say hello.

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