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"Ted Cruz Cannot Be Serious": With Ill-Conceived Fantasies, Cruz Is Entirely Unsuited To Be President

The big news of the day is that Senator Ted Cruz is officially running for president. Not setting up an exploratory committee or any of that perfunctory foreplay, but actually running. 1,044 more words

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Washington’s Sleight Of Hand, Overseers Of Waste

Many of you have heard about the list of millions of deceased citizens born over 100 years ago that remain on the records with Social Security. 459 more words

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Colorado Senators Team Up On Anti-Shutdown Resolution

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s U.S. senators have joined across party lines to try to derail government shutdowns.

The Shutdown Accountability Resolution that Democrat Michael Bennet and Republican Cory Gardner introduced Thursday would, in the event of one or more government agencies stopping work because lawmakers refused funding, establish rules designed to ensure that senators are at least in the same place. 374 more words

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DEBT CEILING DEADLINE DAYS AWAY: MCCONNELL PROMISES NO SHUTDOWN

Fox: “Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Sunday that the Republican-controlled Congress won’t shut down the federal government or allow it to default as the Treasury Department quickly approaches its so-called “debt ceiling.” “I made it clear after November that we won’t shut down the government or default on debt,” the Kentucky Republican told CBS’ Face the Nation.” 21 more words

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How The GOP Should REALLY Get Back At Obama

There are ways to be upset at the president of the United States’ obvious unconstitutional actions, and there are ways to be upset at him that you probably would be best off not trying to do. 543 more words

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March 06, 2015 – A Note to Mark Levin...

I write this note to Mark Levin to respond to his rants about the power of the purse, Congress and shutting down the government.  I would try to call his show but time constraints would not allow me to make any point in 30 seconds.  434 more words

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