Monthly Archives: September 2009

NYC to Ban Smoking in City Parks

Of all tyrannies, a tyranny sincerely exercised for the good of its victims may be the most oppressive. It would be better to live under robber barons than under omnipotent moral busybodies. The robber baron’s cruelty may sometimes sleep, his … Continue reading

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Obama Announces New Fuel Economy Regulations

The Obama administration on Tuesday unveiled its plan to require better gas mileage for cars and trucks and tougher rules on vehicle greenhouse gas emissions. The proposal is expected to increase vehicle fuel efficiency by about 5 percent annually and … Continue reading

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President Obama calls Kanye West a "jackass"

ABC’s Terry Moran set the Twitter-sphere all aflutter when he wrote: TerryMoran: Pres. Obama just called Kanye West a “jackass” for his outburst at VMAs when Taylor Swift won. Now THAT’S presidential. Finally, something I agree with President Obama on. … Continue reading

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"Free" Insurance Coverage

Obama in his joint session speech to Congress last night said that what his health care plan would do is make the insurance we currently have work better for us at no additional cost. Under his proposed health care plan, … Continue reading

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How Do We Pay for Obama’s Health Care Reform?

The number one question in most Americans minds when it comes to health care reform is how do we pay for it. President Obama in his joint address to Congress last night answered that question. Obama said the plan he … Continue reading

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CCN Spins Poll Numbers on Obama Speech

This morning CNN released the results of a new poll following Obama’s address to a joint session of Congress last night for his 28th speech on health care reform. WASHINGTON (CNN) — Two out of three Americans who watched President … Continue reading

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Gore: We Have a "Moral Duty to Pass Health Care Reform"

Following Teddy Kennedy’s elaborate funeral, Bill Clinton and Al Gore rolled into Nashville Saturday night for the Jackson Day Democratic fundraiser…and to stump for Barack Obama’s national health care plan. “Playing off the focus of the Kennedy funeral on the … Continue reading

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