Browsing All posts tagged under »Big Government Agenda«

EPA’s Scott Pruitt Exposing ‘Secret Science’ – Environmentalists Scared Stiff – Commentary

May 6, 2018 by

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By Ron Harvey ~ Background: In our recent article from Diane Katz at The Daily Signal on this subject, we had a comment in response from Ron Harvey, and this comment was so good, we have posted it as an article on its own. Ron is new to ‘blogging’ and we welcome him aboard, and […]

Bernie Sanders’ ‘Jobs’ Program Would Undo Our Real Economic Progress

April 26, 2018 by

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By David Kreutzer, Ph.D. ~ Sen. Bernie Sanders’ big-idea solution to everything is big government. The independent senator from Vermont wants government-run, single-payer health care. Seeing efficiencies that nobody else can see, he wants to turn post offices into banks. Now, he wants to leverage the notoriously inept federal job-training system (see here, here, here, […]

After Brexit, U.S. Should ‘Amerexit’ From D.C.’s Death Grip

July 9, 2016 by

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By Deroy Murdock ~ The morning after Great Britain’s June 23 Brexit referendum, a leader of the Leave campaign, former London mayor Boris Johnson, said that British voters “decided that it is time to take back control from a European Union that has become too remote, too opaque, and not accountable enough to the people […]

Brexit For America

July 4, 2016 by

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Should we give Washington still more power over our lives – or “Take back control” By Paul Driessen ~ Independence Day weekend is a perfect time to reflect on personal freedoms and responsibilities. The Magna Carta and Declaration of Independence were about overbearing, despotic kings. Brexit, Britain’s decision to leave the European Union, was much […]

After 1 Year, The Effects Of The Net Neutrality Regulations

March 3, 2016 by

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By Josh Siegel ~ One year after the Federal Communications Commission decided to regulate Internet service as an essential public utility, the contentious net neutrality policy is being challenged in court, and Republican lawmakers are seeking to overturn it. But even as net neutrality faces an uncertain future, supporters and opponents of the rules are […]

Economic Literacy 101

February 28, 2016 by

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Do millennials really want the Big Government socialist policies Bernie and Hillary advocate? By Paul Driessen ~ America’s 18- to 34-year-old “millennials” have been tutored in group-think schools that extol socialism. Now they lionize liberal politicians whose class-warfare prescriptions include taxing away all but maybe 1% of the nation’s 0.0001% billionaires’ wealth, then going after […]

London Mayor Boris Johnson To Lead Britain Out Of Europe

February 22, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ The campaign for Britain to leave Europe now has a powerful leader: Conservative Mayor of London Boris Johnson has said he has decided “after a huge amount of heartache” to campaign for Britain to leave the EU. He said the EU was eroding British sovereignty and PM David Cameron’s reform deal […]

Obama’s 0.7 Percent “Solution”

February 8, 2016 by

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Obama, Democrats and bureaucrats bury America’s future under more federal regulations By Paul Driessen ~ America’s abysmal 0.7% economic growth during the fourth quarter of 2015 meant the annual growth rate was an anemic 2.4% … and average annual growth for the six-year Obama era a pathetic 2.2 percent. This is “dead last compared to […]

Nearly Half Of Millennials Say The American Dream Is Dead. Here’s Why.

January 15, 2016 by

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By Natalie Johnson ~ Belief in the American Dream among millennials is dimming as the nation’s largest generation continues to face steep socioeconomic barriers despite overall economic recovery, according to a new report. Generation Opportunity, a nonprofit organization advocating limited government to spur opportunity for young Americans, reported Tuesday that for the first time in U.S. […]

Big Government Australia – Prime Minister Turnbull Spends Another Billion On Nothing

December 8, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Terry McCrann says Malcolm Turnbull’s innovation statements is just another Big Government boondoggle: OH good grief! I’m from the government and am here to help you innovate. The first thing to be said about “Malcolm Turnbull’s Innovation Statement” is exactly that. It is his; he owns it completely, both the hapless […]

Obama’s Big Government Does Everything For You

August 31, 2015 by

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By Deroy Murdock ~ ‘Everything, all the time.” That’s how the Eagles once described life in the fast lane. Those words now epitomize Big Government in the Obama era. Obama maintains a southern “border” that deserves those sneer quotes. He let cyber attackers seize the personnel records of some 22 million federal workers. And in […]

Truth Is An Existential Threat To The U.S. Government

July 14, 2015 by

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By Lawrence Sellin Ph.D. ~ The United States is not a constitutional republic. It is an oligarchy controlled by wealthy financiers who hire politicians to pass legislation beneficial to them and employ journalists to keep the citizens ignorant and compliant. Neither the Democrats nor the Republicans believe in democracy. It is simply an ideological contest […]

No, Big Australian Government Really Is Not The Answer

April 12, 2015 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Fairfax writer Gareth Hutchens has had enough of this criticism of Big Government: We’ve been told ad nauseam that smaller government is good, by definition, and we should therefore want to keep reducing the size of government if we know what’s good for us… I raise this issue because a well-respected […]

Uncle Sam Is Trying To Control Your Diet

August 4, 2014 by

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By Edwin Feulner, Ph.D. Founder of The Heritage Foundation ~ Like many Americans, you probably think it’s up to you to determine how healthy your diet is. Well, the Food and Drug Administration has a different idea. You see, the FDA is gunning for the trans fats in your diet. Last year, the agency tentatively […]

Should The Government Tell You What To Eat?

July 25, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ Given the successive scandals and monster laws like Obamacare that have been imposed on Americans, the federal government’s efforts to control and determine what you eat doesn’t receive the attention that it should. The ultimate question is whether the government should tell you what to eat and then seek to enforce their […]

Big Green’s Lethal Agenda

July 12, 2014 by

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Sustainability and climate claims limit energy access and living standards for the world’s poor By Paul Driessen ~ The outstanding presentations at this Ninth International Conference on Climate Change clearly demonstrate that activist climate science is increasingly devoid of evidence … increasingly removed from the scientific method – and yet is increasingly being used to […]

Scandal Exhaustion

May 26, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ Listening to President Obama respond on May 21 to the latest scandal regarding something about which he knew and did nothing—the mess at the Veterans Administration—was such a familiar event that I have reached a point of exhaustion trying to keep up with everything that has been so wrong about his […]

When Obama Resigns

May 21, 2014 by

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By Lawrence Sellin Ph.D. ~ Despite the best efforts of the mainstream media and the political establishment to protect Barack Obama, they can no longer hide the incompetence and criminality of the most divisive and sordid administration in American history. Former National Security Council Spokesman Tommy “dude, this was like two years ago” Vietor is […]

The View From The Bottom

May 6, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ It tells you everything you need to know about the utter contempt those in the White House and the circles of power that the announcement of 0.01% economic growth thus far this year was blamed on—wait for it—the weather! Specifically, a cold winter. If you have been paying any attention of […]

If It Can’t Go On Like This, It Won’t

April 12, 2014 by

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By Tom McLaughlin ~ Republican leaders don’t like Senator Ted Cruz of Texas, or Congressman Trey Gowdy (pictured at right) of South Carolina. Both are trying to do what they promised their constituents: shrink government. In the process they’re driving Senate Minority Leader McConnell and House Speaker John Boehner crazy. McConnell and Boehner don’t really […]

Why Government Does Not Function

March 24, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ Do you have the feeling that we no longer have government from the federal to the local level that is able to function because of vast volumes of laws and regulations that have made it impossible to do anything from build a bridge to run a nursing home? If so, you’re […]

Americans Are Losing Their Freedom

February 3, 2014 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ February 1st was National Freedom Day. It commemorates Lincoln’s signing of the House and Senate resolution that later became the 13th Amendment. Lincoln signed the Amendment outlawing slavery on February 1, 1865. Short of another Civil War, Americans have reached a point verging on the loss of their Constitutional freedoms as ever before. […]

Single-Payer: Why Stop With Health Care?

January 28, 2014 by

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By Deroy Murdock ~ Let’s apply this beneficial principle to every sector of America’s economy.     Liberals and conservatives agree: Obamacare may be just a dress rehearsal for full-on, government-run medicine. While that prospect gives the Right the shakes, the Left longingly dreams of a single-payer health system. “Obamacare is awful,” left-wing filmmaker Michael […]

Government Intrudes Into Virtually Every Aspect Of Our Lives

January 6, 2014 by

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By Edwin Feulner, Ph.D. Founder of The Heritage Foundation ~ No matter how we label ourselves — conservative, liberal, moderate or none of the above — we all must grapple with the ever-expanding size and scope of government. America has reached a tipping point. The federal government has grown exponentially, not just in spending, but […]