Tag Archives: fiscal responsibility

Bits and Pieces . . .


The Adventures of Obama-Rama-Man! How much? We’ve been hearing so much about our total deficit and wondering how in the world it could ever get to $14+ trillion.  Well, here’s the answer:  the monthly deficit for February alone was $223 … Continue reading

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Just a couple things I take issue with . . .


From the “What the heck is going on in this country?” department: The school district in Mansfield, Texas has added some new classes to it’s curriculum.  Yeah, they have.  They’ve added Arabic language and culture classes.  We’re not talking about … Continue reading

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December Jobs report : 9.4% unemployment


The federal government reported that December’s number of first time claims for unemployment compensation dropped to 9.4% from November’s report of 9.8%.  The feds jumped on the news, saying that the reduction is a sign of an improving jobs picture and … Continue reading

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Repeal Obamacare . . .


A friend of mine in California sent me an email with some information that I think is very important.  She is a member of an organization called “Grassroots Nation” because it really seems to reflect a lot of what she believes in.  I’ve … Continue reading

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Do you ever wish they would just . . . stop?


Do you ever feel like they’re not giving you the whole story?  And . . . do you ever feel like there is more than what meets the eye?  And . . . do you ever get that cold little … Continue reading

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Is the sky is falling yet?


The short answer is, “No, not quite yet but it’s definitely sprung a leak.” Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK), in a Sunday morning interview on Fox News said that the United States could be well on the road to seeing austerity measures … Continue reading

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Austerity bites . . .


Austerity is:  “severity of manner, life, etc., sternness, harshness, strictness, strict economy” Decades of rampant government spending.  Growing dependency upon government handouts.  Generations of entitlement babies grow into a swelling and desperate population of dependency.  Is this how it ends?  Do … Continue reading

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