Tag: Economic Stimulus

What Happened to the President’s Economic Emergency?

What Happened to the President’s Economic Emergency?

| February 15, 2009 | Reply

Remember all that running around and screaming the Dems and the MSM did last week because Republicans wanted to slow down and read the Congressional Vote-Buying Act. They told us that the bill had to be passed before Friday because we were in a state of dire emergency and that any delay, even to read […]

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What Happened to the President's Economic Emergency?

What Happened to the President's Economic Emergency?

| February 15, 2009 | Reply

Remember all that running around and screaming the Dems and the MSM did last week because Republicans wanted to slow down and read the Congressional Vote-Buying Act. They told us that the bill had to be passed before Friday because we were in a state of dire emergency and that any delay, even to read […]

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It’s Eastyto Play Poker When You Don’t Use Your Money

It’s Eastyto Play Poker When You Don’t Use Your Money

| February 14, 2009 | Reply

You ever play one of those computer poker games, where you were staked to a few thousand dollars and got to hit “reset” every time you busted out? I bet you played your hands a lot differently than you would have if that money were yours. On that subject, here’s Mark Steyn today: America has […]

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It's Eastyto Play Poker When You Don't Use Your Money

It's Eastyto Play Poker When You Don't Use Your Money

| February 14, 2009 | Reply

You ever play one of those computer poker games, where you were staked to a few thousand dollars and got to hit “reset” every time you busted out? I bet you played your hands a lot differently than you would have if that money were yours. On that subject, here’s Mark Steyn today: America has […]

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Pray Your Members of Congress Took Speed Reading Lessons (UPDATED: It’s Worse – Oh and Help a Little?)

Pray Your Members of Congress Took Speed Reading Lessons (UPDATED: It’s Worse – Oh and Help a Little?)

| February 12, 2009 | 44 Replies

The actual numbers are in the last update, thanks to the Heritage Foundation. Read down to the bottom, but don’t forget to read my post, too! It is now 7 PM and the Democrats in Congress have yet to give their Republican counterparts a copy of the final Stimulus Bill for them to read. Steny […]

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Pray Your Members of Congress Took Speed Reading Lessons (UPDATED: It's Worse – Oh and Help a Little?)

Pray Your Members of Congress Took Speed Reading Lessons (UPDATED: It's Worse – Oh and Help a Little?)

| February 12, 2009 | 46 Replies

The actual numbers are in the last update, thanks to the Heritage Foundation. Read down to the bottom, but don’t forget to read my post, too! It is now 7 PM and the Democrats in Congress have yet to give their Republican counterparts a copy of the final Stimulus Bill for them to read. Steny […]

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The Pelosi Rule: Just Agree to Vote Yes and She’ll Let You See the Bill

The Pelosi Rule: Just Agree to Vote Yes and She’ll Let You See the Bill

| February 12, 2009 | 4 Replies

I didn’t intend for the past couple weeks to be All Stimulus, All the Time around here. I’d much rather be talking about other things. I swear, though, there’s so much wrong with what has been happening that I can’t help but stumble over some new bit of wrongness that I feel is worth passing […]

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The Pelosi Rule: Just Agree to Vote Yes and She'll Let You See the Bill

The Pelosi Rule: Just Agree to Vote Yes and She'll Let You See the Bill

| February 12, 2009 | 4 Replies

I didn’t intend for the past couple weeks to be All Stimulus, All the Time around here. I’d much rather be talking about other things. I swear, though, there’s so much wrong with what has been happening that I can’t help but stumble over some new bit of wrongness that I feel is worth passing […]

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I Paid For Pelosi’s Pet Mice and Reid’s High-Rollers, And All I Got Was a Lousy $13

I Paid For Pelosi’s Pet Mice and Reid’s High-Rollers, And All I Got Was a Lousy $13

| February 12, 2009 | 1 Reply

Remeber how, during the campaign, President Obama said that he was going to give 95% of all Americans a tax cut and how you’d be able to stimulate the heck out of the economy with all that crazy cash? Well, here’s your $13 a week in tax cuts. Don’t spend it all in one place. […]

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I Paid For Pelosi's Pet Mice and Reid's High-Rollers, And All I Got Was a Lousy $13

I Paid For Pelosi's Pet Mice and Reid's High-Rollers, And All I Got Was a Lousy $13

| February 12, 2009 | 1 Reply

Remeber how, during the campaign, President Obama said that he was going to give 95% of all Americans a tax cut and how you’d be able to stimulate the heck out of the economy with all that crazy cash? Well, here’s your $13 a week in tax cuts. Don’t spend it all in one place. […]

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