Conservatives win!

"The Senate just passed a budget for the year. It aims to cut government spending. The bi-partisan Senate took an amount, 25 Billion, that would pay for all grants to the states for welfare in the nation then added another 13 billion dollars to...

Social Security?

Of course Social Security will be there when we need it.The Government will run out of money for welfare and food stamps long before Social Security does.

Some say wars aren't about oil

Have you heard of this huge war going on in Yemen, perhaps why Saudi Arabia and other Sunni nations don't have the time to fight ISIS in Syria? . Saudis and ISIS of Syria are Sunni, as are most Muslim nations. Saudis aren't being attacked by...

Ted Cruz is evaluating his principles.

Seems he forgot that he can refuse to sign for healthcare insurance and pay a hundred bucks, or he can go to an insurer and get his own policy outside the exchange, and can pick his own doctors. . Butt ...       then he might have to say the...

Doesn' t cost much to outsource Army

"(Reuters) - The United States assured Afghanistan's leaders on Monday it would keep funding Afghan security forces at a targeted peak level of 352,000 personnel at least into 2017 to provide stability as foreign troops withdraw from the country. ...

Food and groceries prices in the 50's + 60's

I came across a few grocery item prices for 1960’s era: . These are some of the things you may have seen advertised below and how much food and groceries cost in the 60's . Potatoes - 10 pound bag for .29 Picnic ham - .29 a pound ...

As wages go up, so does spending to boost the economy.

"New research by Tom Porcelli, chief U.S. economist at RBC Capital Markets LLC, finds that wages and consumer spending in the U.S. have never been more closely linked. People are only spending what they earn, and have shied away from risky credit...

Obamacare Is Spurring Startups and Creating Jobs

  "(Bloomberg) -- More than 90 new health-care companies employing as many as 6,200 people have been created in the U.S. since Obamacare became law, a level of entrepreneurial activity that participants say may be unprecedented for the industry. ...

The "New" Cold War Was Over Before It Began

 Why did the Soviet Union collapse? If you answered an "arms race"... well that certainly didn't help. But, the real answer is actually this: OIL. While Ronald Reagan is no longer with us, his son detailed the surprising way Reagan defeated the...

We have to deregulate chemicals to increase prosperity

Barbara Boxer is making noise about changes in chemical industry regulations. She wants to reduce profits by keeping chemical testing faster and more thorough. The chemical lobby has put together a bill for politicians to sign that would make business...

Mark Rubio

What a maroon, I don't know if it is possible to censure him but, if so it should be done. Congress shouldn't be engaged in diplomacy, that's the executive's job... the Senate gets to approve or reject treaties & that's it in the way of formal...