January 2011

Rubio: Obamacare should not be left in hands of judges alone. Senate also needs to hold vote on repeal

January 31, 2011
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- Jennifer of Cubachi

Today, Senator Rubio applauded U.S. District Judge Roger Vinson's decision declaring Obamacare unconstitutional and the attorney generals that brought forth this lawsuit.

Florida Judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional. Mentions Boston Tea Party and Romneycare

January 31, 2011
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- Jennifer of Cubachi

U.S. District Judge Roger Vinson, ruled today that Obamacare is unconstitutional. Congress overstepped it's authority.

He said, "If Congress can penalize a passive individual for failing to engage in commerce…we would have a Constitution in name only."

The judge cited the Boston Tea Party and even how Romneycare left Massachusetts...

The Kochs Vs. K Street Conservatism, Mirengoff Out At Powerline

January 31, 2011
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David Weigel highlights a portion of a speech by Tim Carney, the author of Obamanomics. It was delivered at a recent event hosted by the Koch brothers.

So it makes a difficult decision sometimes for businessmen. Which one do you care more about? Are you willing to forgo profits that are perfectly...

Axelrod credits Romneycare for influencing Obamacare

January 31, 2011
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– Jennifer of Cubachi

This is definitely not something Romney wants to hear from someone in the Obama administration.

David Axelrod credits Mitt Romney and his healthcare law in Massachusetts for influencing the Obamacare law.

Rand Paul: Tea Party is not extreme. What’s extreme is the $2 trillion debt.

January 31, 2011
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– Jennifer of Cubachi

The MSM loves to paint the Tea Party with a broad brush, calling them and their conservative principles as "extreme."

However, during an interview last week on CNN with John King, Senator Rand Paul rightfully points that the only thing extreme is the enormous debt we incurred.

Palin at hunting convention, defends the second amendment rights and hints at 2012

January 30, 2011
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- Jennifer of Cubachi

Never a dull moment with Sarah Palin. Perhaps, because it's not just the MSM obsession with her, it's the fact that she has the guts most in the GOP don't have in defending conservative values.

Boehner: “There is no limit to the amount of spending we’re willing to cut.”

January 30, 2011
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-Jennifer of Cubachi

I like hearing this from Speaker John Boehner. However, I want to see a willingness from the Speaker to put some action behind those words.

‘Rent is too damn high’ McMillan loves Sarah Palin?

January 30, 2011
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- Jennifer of Cubachi

Yes that guy who was famous for his NY gubernatorial debate where he declared that the "rent was too damn high," was asked about his opinions on Newt, Romney, Obama, and Palin.

He had nothing but kind words about the former Alaskan governor. And had some very funny...

Rubio discusses the balanced budget amendment and repealing Obamacare

January 30, 2011
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- Jennifer of Cubachi

Marco Rubio gave his reflections of his first week in the senate and what he wants to accomplish as senator.

Not only does he support Senator DeMint's efforts to repeal Obamacare, he is also in support of the balanced budget amendment.

Say, aren't those Tea Party platforms? I thought he...

Thad McCotter: “This is not a nostalgic ‘anti-colonial uprising’ from within”

January 29, 2011
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By Sissy Willis of sisu

"Your Cairo statement rings true. Am I right here," we twittered Rep. Thad McCotter this afternoon, linking our own tweet (above), a layman's take on the ongoing Middle East turmoil based upon keeping our virtual ear to the ground in the last period of time:

This is what's...

Pence “strongly considering” a run for governor

January 29, 2011
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-Jennifer of Cubachi

Rep. Mike Pence may be under the radar nationally after announcing he will not seek a 2012 run, however he is making headlines in Indiana.

Although all of us expect Pence to run for governor, he does have other options he is considering.

McCotter: We must stand by our ally Egypt

January 29, 2011
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-Jennifer of Cubachi

Rep. Thaddeus McCotter decided to weigh in on the Egyptian protests.

He is also skeptical about the intent of the protesters and calls the protests. He said it's not a "nostalgic, anti-colonial uprising from within, of all places, the land of Nassar."

Bolton: question is to what extent the Muslim Brotherhood have infiltrated the protests

January 29, 2011
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– Jennifer of Cubachi

The one person I look to for information on foreign events is Ambassador John Bolton.

On various appearances, Bolton warned about the Muslim Brotherhood's hands on the Egypt protests.

New information released today, has the Muslim Brotherhood admitting they want to topple pro-American regimes.

Pence calls all the presidential talk “humbling.”

January 28, 2011
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- Jennifer of Cubachi

I was honestly surprised, but not shocked at the news of Pence not running for the GOP presidential nomination. He had the momentum going.

During a meeting in Indiana, Pence called the attention and traction "humbling."

Although Pence has not officially announced a run for governor of Indiana, he has...

Chris Christie, The Poor Man’s Michael Bloomberg

January 28, 2011
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Just a thought, really – the base doesn't much care for NY Mayor Michael Bloomberg, yet some hail NJ Gov Chris Christie as a conservative hero. Is that because of his politics, or his notorious YouTube tirades.

From Christie on the Ground Zero Mosque, his appointment of a Hamas friendly judge,...

Washington University’s disinvite to Bristol Palin, proves the farce that is “new tone and civility”

January 28, 2011
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– Jennifer of Cubachi

Another example of stifling free speech because of someone's politics.

Bristol Palin was disinvited from Washington University after students protested because of how much she is being paid to speak.

The reality is she was disinvited because she is a conservative who happens to be Sarah Palin's daughter.

Rand Paul: “The president has been co-opted by the Tea Party”

January 27, 2011
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"Young America's Foundation stepped in to save President Reagan'sWestern White House [in santa Barbara] Rancho del Cielo (above), in the spring of 1998 to preserve it as a living monument to Ronald Reagan to pass on [his] ideas to future generations," explains the organization's mission statement. Now Sarah Palin has accepted...

It’s official: Pence chooses Indiana

January 27, 2011
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- Jennifer of Cubachi

Representative Mike Pence made it official that "We choose Indiana" and will not run for the GOP nomination for the presidency.

Pence is a solid, conservative legislative record and will provide that wisdom if he is elected governor. More info at the link on how he came upon the...

Marco Rubio announces impressive committee assignments

January 27, 2011
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-Jennifer of Cubachi

Rubio continues to impress. The senator made his announcement for committee assignments.

It is clear, that if he has future national aspirations, these committee assignments will look great for his resume. However, his voting record is the most important of all.

Pence to announce his decision?

January 27, 2011
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– Jennifer of Cubachi

Interesting. According to the National Journal and Pence's mother, the Indiana Congressman will announce his political intentions tomorrow. However, Politico reports the congressman will announce later today.

Will the announcement be he's running in 2012, or for the governorship? Looks to be the latter.

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