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Betrayed! Only 5 Republican Senators Voted ‘NO!’ to a Tax Increase –

We have been predicting for some time that House and Senate Republicans were going to cave in to higher taxes. Every one of these Republicans has said many, many times “you don’t raise taxes on anyone in a recession – period!” So Senate Republicans would have us believe that they were completely at the mercy […]

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It’s Official: MITT ROMNEY & PAUL RYAN: AMERICA’S COMEBACK TEAM – Election Now About the Economy!

The Press Release was issued 8 minutes ago. And the election is officially about the economy!   Boston, MA – Mitt Romney today announced Wisconsin Representative Paul Ryan as his Vice Presidential running mate. Below is Congressman Ryan’s biography: U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan is in his seventh term in Congress representing Wisconsin’s First Congressional District.  He is […]

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Tea Party Nation reported that three Republican Senators voted for the Convention for the Rights of Disabled Persons: We need to take action. Call the 3 senators who voted for the CRPD treaty and tell them to oppose the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Treaty. Senator Dick Lugar (R-Ind.) (202) 224-4814 Senator […]

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Senator Tom Coburn Set to Endorse George Allen Later Today

One of the most important measures of a political candidate is the people and groups that endorse that candidate. George Allen has picked up endorsements from the National Rifle Association, the American Conservative Union and a number of Congressmen and Senators. And word is, that list is about to grow some more. Later today, the […]

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Nepotism Causes Va Republican Senators Norment and Watkins to Support Bad Teachers

Two Republican Senators killed a bill today that would have allowed Virginia to dismiss bad teachers who are harming our kids. It is nearly impossible to get rid of bad teachers in Virginia’s schools due to a contract that forces the state to jump through more hoops than the private sector to fire a bad […]

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President’s Stimulus Bill: Designed To Fail

Senate Democrats Block ‘Important’ Part Of President’s Plan, Another ‘Narrowly Targeted Exercise In 2012 Politics’   Senate Democrats Reject ‘Important’ Part Of The President’s Stimulus Bill. (S. 726, Roll Call Vote #178, Cloture Motion Rejected 57-43: R 47-0, D 10-41, I 0-2, 10/20/11)   JAY CARNEY: ‘They’re All Important, They’re All Of Equal Value’ Q: […]

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Democrats’ Latest Plan For Budget, Medicare: Do Nothing

With our nation facing a serious debt crisis, it seems that Democrats in Congress have come together on a strategy to address it: do nothing. The Washington Post wrote Saturday, “Senate Democrats have adopted a minimalist agenda. They have blocked bills from the GOP-led House but proposed few broad ideas of their own — hoping […]

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GOP Senators To Obama: Drop The Speech-Chilling Executive Order On Contractors

  The Washington Post reports today, “Republican senators are asking President Obama to drop plans to sign an executive order forcing government contractors to disclose donations to groups participating in political activities, saying the White House shouldn’t use a company’s political history to determine if they’re eligible for government work. A draft proposal on the […]

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George Allen: Balanced Budget Amendment Only First Step

Richmond, VA – George Allen issued the following statement today commending the Balanced Budget Constitutional Amendment as a first step in reining in federal deficit spending: “The federal government’s exploding debt has become a national crisis, and it is urgent that Congress act now.  I commend the 47 Republican Senators who have co-sponsored the Balanced […]

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All 47 Senate Republicans Introduce Balanced Budget Amendment

This afternoon, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, after working closely with Sens. Orrin Hatch, Mike Lee, John Cornyn, Jon Kyl, Pat Toomey, John Thune, Jeff Sessions, and others, introduced a proposed amendment to the Constitution which would require the government to have a balanced budget.   The proposed amendment is co-sponsored by all 47 Republican […]

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Conference Call With Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) – $350,000 Damage Done to Wi Capitol by Union Protesters

I just finished a conference call with US Senator Ron Johnson (R-WI) and I asked the Senator if he had any updated fgures on the damage that the union protesters had done to the building itself. According to the DailyKOS and other left wing sources, the initial damage estimates of $7.5 million had been dropped […]

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Conference Call with Senator Mike Lee (R-UT)

Just completed a conference call with Senator Mike Lee, Republican of Utah concerning his bill to balance the budget. It is his belief that without some sort of mandatory limit on spending, Congress will never live within it’s means. his proposed amendment would require that outlays do not exceed revenues – what a novel concept! […]

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Senate Is Expected To Vote on Obamacare Repeal…

… as soon as tomorrow! The momentum is really picking up to stop this law.  The Republican controlled house passed H.R. 2. just a few weeks into the 112th congress.  Yesterday, Federal Judge Roger Vinson became the second federal judge to rule Obamacare as unconstitutional.   In the U.S. Senate, Sen Jim DeMint was able to […]

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U.S. Senator John Cornyn Delivers Weekly Republican Address

A bit of a victory lap for the GOP. Senator Cornyn delivers the weekly Republican message concerning the week’s events in Washington. Best line from the video: Last year, on Christmas Eve, Senate Democrats passed a divisive 2.6 trillion dollar health care bill strictly along party lines. This year, God willing, Washington will give the […]

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Republican State Senators Vote Yes To More Nanny State

While I wouldn’t call it a RINO (Republican In Name Only) watch list, the Virginia State Republican Senators listed below voted in favor of SB 517 Wireless telecommunications devices; prohibits talking on such device unless in hands-free mode. On it’s face, the bill seems a reasonable infringement on Virginian’s rights, but like so many of […]

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Tom White Says:

Nothing is more conservative than a republican wanting to get their majority back. And nothing is more liberal than a republican WITH a majority.

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