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Opponents Use Health Care Bill Page 58 Scare Tactics

Health care bill page 58 spawns crop of lies OK, people this is getting a little old. What am I talking about? The ridiculous, flat-out lies surrounding the health care bill, HR 3200. Now in question is health care bill page 58. People are saying that health care bill page 58 mandates that everyone will
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Mom Drags Kid On Leash, Gets What She Deserves

Think about it Being a parent can be an amazing journey. It can also be an exhausting one, particularly when it comes to handling situations like tantrums in public. I am a father or two young children, so I have firsthand experience dealing with some of the difficult times in a young child’s life. Being
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GOP Thugs at Town Halls: Paid By Healthcare Industry

Obamacare town halls draw hooligans You would expect that people would be able to hold a civilized discourse with elected officials when it comes to arguing the merits or drawbacks to an important piece of legislation. However, when it comes to universal healthcare with a public option in America, it appears that productive discussion is
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Clinton Secures Pardon For U.S. Reporters in N. Korea

That’s Bill, not Hillary Not that Hillary couldn’t have gotten the job done. She’s more than capable. But Bill had already established a relationship with the North Korean government; they’ve even requested to meet with him specifically a few times over the past 15 years. What job am I talking about? After “exhaustive conversation” with
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Cash For Clunkers Car List? There May Be No Program!

People want more than government can deliver Were you able to take advantage of Cash For Clunkers when it breezed through town? That’s what it seemed like: a breeze that came to call for but a moment. Once that moment was gone, the government put the entire thing on hold. Things like that happen when

Cash For Clunkers Bill | Insult and Injury to Obamacare?

We await the Senate vote on Cash For Clunkers Sen. McCain has already made it known that he didn’t approve of the original $1 billion allotted for the Cash For Clunkers bill, so he definitely doesn’t approve of funneling $2 billion more into it. He will do all he can short of a filibuster (the

UPDATE: House OKs $2 Billion More For Cash For Clunkers

Mo’ money, mo’ clunkers If you were worried like we were that Cash For Clunkers was suspended due to lack of funds, worry not. It’s halfway to being extended, thanks to a House vote that approved $2 billion more dollars for the program. Now the program might last… a couple more weeks! Because people are

Cash For Clunkers Suspended?

The money may have run out – ALREADY! America needs strong, decisive action from its government that will restore consumer faith in the economy. One of the vehicles President Obama had planned to use to help those of us who are hamstrung by the high cost of gasoline was the Cash For Clunkers program, also

Pentagon to Optimize Troop Brains Like Hard Drives

Your tax dollars at work You’ve heard of those remedies that supposedly improve your memory, focus and thinking ability, right? Sometimes they’re natural substances like berries and roots, other times they’re not so natural (pharmaceutical would be the operative word). Whatever the case, these brain-boosting supplements are frequently expensive, so much so that using them
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Men Arrested After Payday Loan Store Robbery in Spokane

A rare case of catching the bad guy Very rarely do I read about a payday loan store robbery in which someone actually gets arrested. In fact, of the 20 or so robberies I’ve reported on this year, there have been four arrests, if I am remembering correctly. So I was surprised today to read
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Princeton Review Rates 2009’s Best Party Schools

Schools of thought on picking a university A lot of different factors can affect a college student’s decision about where to go for their higher education. Some base their decision on how much money other graduates from that university make. Some students and their families decide based on the cost of attending the school. Some
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Credit Cards Hurt My Credit | Payday Loans Gave Balance

Running From My Credit Card Nightmare I’ll be honest with you. My history with credit cards was nothing to write home about. In fact, it was downright scary. I’d been irresponsible. When I was young, I thought that money was easy to come by, as my parents seemed able to buy me most anything I
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The Secret Millionaire’s Club | Teaching Kids About Money

Making money education fun What have we learned about the way people handle money lately? Loose and lazy seems to be the general rule in America, in that people don’t tend to plan as much for the future as they should and operate on instant gratification. Lack of impulse control is common. Yet the current
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C Street House | Your Officials at Mischievous Work (Pt. 1)

In case you missed it, you should be worried Do you feel comfortable with your elected officials belonging to a secret society that “rejects morality as a secular construct of man?” Do you find it troubling that the same officials then take it upon themselves to “moralize” on the topic of why cheap loans and
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HR 3200 | What is It, and How Will We Pay for It?

America’s Affordable Health Choices Act Congress is currently considering HR 3200, otherwise known as “America’s Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009.” It’s the massive health care bill that we’ve seen coming for quite some time. OpenCongress.org provides a PDF that explains HR 3200 in detail as well as the following summary: America’s Affordable Health Choices

Is Beaver Phillips’ “Copy, Paste & Bang” Believable? (Pt. 1)

DIY title makes it sound too easy Everyone wants to meet that special someone. Sometimes, that someone is Mr. Right. Other times, that someone is Mr. Right Now. Substitute Ms. depending as suits your proclivities. Balancing your needs, desires and goals is the only true way for you to find out exactly what kind of
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Clougherty Packing LLC | Sign of Stimulus Pork Obesity

Our tax dollars are funding $1 million ham? Are your tax dollars hard at work, making President Obama’s stimulus plan the biggest, baddest stimulus fighting machine it can be? Is it helping America recover from this gigantic recession? Let me just say that you shouldn’t give up your payday loans and unsecured loans based upon