Browsing All posts tagged under »Minimum Wage«

Waking Up From Minimum Wage Fairy Tales

September 15, 2016 by


By Star Parker ~ The minimum wage persists as a fixture in public policy discussions because the idea remains popular with the general public. In a survey done by Pew Research in 2014, 73 percent favored increasing the federal minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10. Bernie Sanders became a surprisingly popular presidential candidate, promising a […]

Thousands of Demo Voters Released From Prison + More – Daily Digest

November 4, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The moment the idea is admitted into society that property is not as sacred as the laws of God, and that there is not a force of law and public justice to protect it, anarchy and tyranny commence.” —John Adams, 1787 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Thousands of Demo Voters Released From […]

Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood Dies in Senate + More – Daily Digest

August 4, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The instrument by which [the government] must act are either the AUTHORITY of the laws or FORCE. If the first be destroyed, the last must be substituted; and where this becomes the ordinary instrument of government there is an end to liberty!” —Alexander Hamilton, Tully, No. 3, 1794 TOP RIGHT […]

Revealing Evil, Take 3 + More – Daily Digest

July 28, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “In proportion as the structure of a government gives force to public opinion, it is essential that public opinion should be enlightened.” —George Washington, Farewell Address, 1796 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Revealing Evil, Take 3 The Center for Medical Progress had a good strategy: Capture and release undercover film of Planned […]

Secrecy Surrounds Dennis Hastert’s Indictment + More – Daily Digest

May 29, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The best service that can be rendered to a country, next to that of giving it liberty, is in diffusing the mental improvement equally essential to the preservation, and the enjoyment of the blessing.” —James Madison, letter to Littleton Dennis Teackle, 1826 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Secrecy Surrounds Dennis Hastert’s Indictment […]

Hillary’s Camp: Oh, by the Way, We Really Did Read Every Email + More – Daily Digest

March 17, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “[H]onesty will be found on every experiment, to be the best and only true policy; let us then as a nation be just.” –George Washington, Circular letter to the States, 1783 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Hillary’s Camp: Oh, by the Way, We Really Did Read Every Email Is this any […]

2015 SOTU: ‘Mission Accomplished — I’m Just Awesome!’

January 22, 2015 by


Free ObamaBucks for Everyone! By Mark Alexander~ “I do solemnly swear that I will faithfully execute the Office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my Ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States.” –Article II, Section 1, Constitution of the United States (1787) For the last […]

Gruber Testifies + More – Daily Digest

December 9, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “To judge from the history of mankind, we shall be compelled to conclude that the fiery and destructive passions of war reign in the human breast with much more powerful sway than the mild and beneficent sentiments of peace; and that to model our political systems upon speculations of lasting […]

‘My Policies Are on the Ballot’ + More

November 5, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Honor, justice, and humanity, forbid us tamely to surrender that freedom which we received from our gallant ancestors, and which our innocent posterity have a right to receive from us. We cannot endure the infamy and guilt of resigning succeeding generations to that wretchedness which inevitably awaits them if we […]

Shoelaces – Humor

September 15, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ When Friends Give You a Hard Time… Why Obama Wants to Fight ISIL One Does Not Simply Win a War Against ISIL… Obama Grew a Pair When Obama Speaks Truth The Good Liberal Samaritan Democrats Burgers That Isn’t Covered Under ObamaCare It’s OK, Kid Rare Photo of Lynyrd Skynyrd Maroon 535 Quote: […]

August Jobs Numbers Disappoint + More – Daily Digest

September 5, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “It is not possible that any state should long remain free, where Virtue is not supremely honored.” –Samuel Adams, Letter to Joseph Warren, 1775 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS August Jobs Numbers Disappoint Just when the media was ready to fire off the confetti for another month with more than 200,000 […]

Obama Strategizes for Immigration Fix + More – Daily Digest

July 29, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “What country can preserve its liberties, if their rulers are not warned from time to time that their people preserve the spirit of resistance? Let them take arms.” –Thomas Jefferson, Letter to William Stephens Smith, 1787 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Obama Strategizes for Immigration Fix With Congress moving too slow […]

Man Up – Humor

July 21, 2014 by


Man Up The Executive That Smarts He’ll Work With Anybody Yes and No Crying Racist No Sandwiches Immigration and Welfare Reid on Border Security Koch Brothers Minimum Wage

Minimum Wage

July 8, 2014 by


Lineal thought  ~ By T. L. Jenkins   ~   I’m not an economists but believe I have a reasonable enough understanding of supply and demand, the basis of our free enterprise system, to have a strong opinion about Government mandated minimum wage, and to believe it’s a bad idea. I also believe our U.S. Constitution […]

An Increased Minimum Wage Equals Greater Unemployment

June 10, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ It’s June, a month famed for marriages, but it is likely to be remembered for the high rate of teen unemployment which has been soaring for a long time. By February, the national unemployment rate for youth, age 16 to 19, had reached 20.7%. By November 2013  it was three times […]

Tea Party’s Primary Mission + More – Daily Digest

May 21, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The sacred rights of mankind are not to be rummaged for, among old parchments, or musty records. They are written, as with a sun beam, in the whole volume of human nature, by the hand of the divinity itself; and can never be erased or obscured by mortal power.” –Alexander […]

GOP Wobbles on Min. Wage + More – Daily Digest

May 15, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “If there is a form of government, then, whose principle and foundation is virtue, will not every sober man acknowledge it better calculated to promote the general happiness than any other form?” –John Adams, Thoughts on Government, 1776 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Another VA Wait List According to CBS News, […]

Carney Lies to Cover BIG Lie + More – Daily Digest

May 1, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The rights of neutrality will only be respected when they are defended by an adequate power. A nation, despicable by its weakness, forfeits even the privilege of being neutral.” –Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 11, 1787 NATIONAL DAY OF PRAYER Today is the National Day of Prayer. In 1775, on the […]

Israel the ‘Apartheid State’ + More – Daily Digest

April 29, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “In the next place, the state governments are, by the very theory of the constitution, essential constituent parts of the general government. They can exist without the latter, but the latter cannot exist without them.” –Joseph Story Commentaries on the Constitution, 1833 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Israel the ‘Apartheid State’ […]

Beating the Minimum Wage Drum + More – Daily Digest

April 28, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “I know no safe depository of the ultimate powers of the society but the people themselves; and if we think them not enlightened enough to exercise their control with a wholesome discretion, the remedy is not to take it from them, but to inform their discretion by education. This is […]

Tax Freedom Day Is Coming + More – Daily Digest

April 9, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “How strangely will the tools of a tyrant pervert the plain meaning of words!” –Samuel Adams, to John Pitts, 1776  TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS  Tax Freedom Day Is Coming The Tax Foundation calculates “Tax Freedom Day” each year. “Tax Freedom Day is the day when the nation as a whole […]

The Dark Side  Humor

April 7, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ The Dark Side   Free Ride Almost Time Which Sign? Gun Control A Nasty Truth Math John Wayne Stupid Fast Food is [sic]   Read more excellent articles at The Patriot Post

Russia Likely Isn’t Done + More – Daily Digest

March 27, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “We have therefore to resolve to conquer or die: Our won Country’s Honor, all call upon us for vigorous and manly exertion, and if we now shamefully fail, we shall become infamous to the whole world. Let us therefore rely upon the goodness of the Cause, and the aid of […]

Atheist Day at AFA? + More – Daily Digest

March 20, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “If the representatives of the people betray their constituents, there is then no recourse left but in the exertion of that original right of self-defense which is paramount to all positive forms of government.” –Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 28, 1787 PUBLISHER’S NOTE Atheist Day at AFA? “You are all invited […]