Archive for May 2010

55% of Colorado Voters Favor an Immigration Law LIke Arizona’s

A Rasmussen Poll shows 55% of Colorado voters in favor of an immigration law like the one recently adopted by Arizona, which allows police to inquire about immigration status if they have an otherwise legal contact with any person. The showing of any one of a list of documents, including a driver’s license, satisfies the…

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Looming “Unintended” Consequences of Obamacare

One of the best quotes of all time is that of F.A. Hayek who said, “The task of economics is to teach men how little they know about what they imagine they can design.” Hayek spoke often of “spontaneous order,” that is an order that emerges without design or direction in the functioning of a…

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Hutaree Militia

The South Michigan Militia, also called the Hutaree, and not to be confused with the Southeast Michigan Volunteer Militia, were charged by Federal Prosecutors with a conspiracy to mass murder police officers and have been held in Federal lock up pending trial. They were ordered to be released prior to trial by Federal Judge Victoria…

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Dems Turnout Low in Yesterday’s Primaries — Enthusiastic GOP

Yesterday’s primaries saw record low turnout for Democrats, but enthusiasm was high in the GOP primaries. Democrat enthusiasm was lower yesterday that even they feared. The low turnout numbers reveal a marked lack of interest from Democrat voters. This is so even though after the 2008 elections there are more registered Democrats than ever. So…

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Near Zero Interest Rates Are Killing Investors and Savers

“The zero interest rate policy is a massive transfer of wealth from savers to banks.” –Christopher Whalen If you have any money you know you can’t get much income on it these days. If you have any money in a bank account, whether savings or checking, you aren’t getting any interest you can measure. But…

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Liberals’ Version of Civil Discourse

[vodpod id=ExternalVideo.938935&w=425&h=350&fv=] The only way to understand the illegal immigration debate is to remember that Democrats see every illegal from Mexico as a potential vote for Democrats (so long as they can prevent any requirement for presenting identification to vote); Some very strange Republicans see illegals as potential votes for Republicans which just shows how…

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Prosecution Advances in Red-Light Camera Fraud Scandal

Is this a careless driver running a red light or was this crash caused by a too-short yellow light cycle? I recently posted about the increasing presence of red-light cameras at intersections throughout America. In Red-Light Cameras a Good Idea? I ask whether these devices are safety related or just for plundering citizens for revenue,…

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Napolitano: U.S.- Mexico Border ‘As Secure Now As It Has Ever Been’

[vodpod id=ExternalVideo.938726&w=425&h=350&fv=] If you fell asleep waiting for Senator Lindsey Gramnesty to finish his question you might have missed Janet Napolitano’s astounding statement, so here it is again: “I say this again as someone who has walked that border,” she said. “I’ve ridden that border. I’ve flown it. I’ve driven it. I know that border…

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