5 October 2012 0 Comments

Gaffes and Abortion On Demand – Anytime, Anywhere, Any Reason – Abortions of Convenience

The brilliant Daniel Horowitz makes a salient point in reference to Rep. Todd Akin’s “legitimate rape” gaffe.  Referencing Classical Judaism, Orthodoxy; “Can we agree that “abortions of convenience” are not to be encouraged or forcibly financed by the taxpayers?” Instead of simply saying that life begins at the moment of conception regardles of circumstance, and […]

31 August 2012 0 Comments

The Government’s Catfish Police – Republicans Who Can’t Be Trusted With Money

“On the job”might be a bit generous, given that some reports are now saying that the USDA has spent $20 million tax payer dollars to inspect zero fish, and is on track to spend a jaw dropping $150 million over the next ten years. [House Members defending the waste]  were upset about being called porkers […]

12 July 2012 0 Comments

Marcellus Shale and Federal Regulations: EPA and Energy Productivity

Daniel Horowitz posted at RedState 27 June 2012 and warns of Federal EPA regulations that inhibit hydraulic fracturing on on Federal lands.  The concern is not only that there is less oil and natural gas drilling but that the Federal Regulations will “leak” over to state. Can we really think that the regulatory regime at […]

15 May 2012 0 Comments

Issues 2012 Part 7: The Highway Bill – Bankrupting The Forgotten Taxpayer with Infrastructure

“On March 13, the Senate passed a massive 18-month $109 billion extension (S. 1813 Boxer-Inhofe stimulus), which creates new deficits, raises taxes, continues to fund 100% of mass transit, continues expensive Davis-Bacon rules, and provides no reforms.” READ MORE REDSTATE DANIEL HOROWITZ 16 APRIL 2012 As expected Sen. Bob “98%” Casey voted “YEA” for Bankrupting […]

19 January 2012 0 Comments

Rick Santorum’s Negatives Part 7: Votes for Felons

Erick Erickson Thursday, January 5th  Another Awkward Vote for Rick Santorum writes: On February 14, 2002, Democratic Senators Joe Biden, John Edwards, Diane Feinstein, Ron Wyden, Robert Torricelli, and Chris Dodd  joined with every single Republican in the Senate including Susan Collins, Olympia Snowe, Lincoln Chaffee, and the rest to kill a measure that would […]