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German Conservatives Win Big/ Hypocrisy Among US Liberals

Look at this from Associated Press: German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives won a state election Sunday in their center-left rivals’ traditional heartland, a stinging blow to the challenger in September’s national vote. The western state of North Rhine-Westphalia is Germany’s … Continue reading

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Oroville Dam Crisis is Classic California Socialism

The potential collapse of the Oroville Dam in Northern California, with the possible loss of 200,000 homes in a flood downstream, is a direct result of the state of California moving hard to the socialist left. The dam’s ‘spillway’ is … Continue reading

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Labor Union Power Sinks More/ Democrats Offer Losing Message

Here is an excerpt from Foxnews.com: Nearly three-quarters of eligible production workers at Boeing’s South Carolina plant voted …not to join the International Association of Machinists in a major setback for organized labor. The Post & Courier newspaper reported that … Continue reading

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Leftists, Unions Destroyed US Economic Boom of 1950s/60s

For decades after World War II Americans had great jobs and lots of them, certainly the best economy in world history. That was attributable to the postwar boom and our capitalist economy but there is another aspect to the story. … Continue reading

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French Protests Expose Destructive Labor Unions

Labor unions and other hard-left groups have dominated Europe for many decades. This is one of the main reasons that Europe has always had high unemployment rates – up to twice as high as the US and more – and … Continue reading

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Oregon Tax Hike Proposal Targets Business

The US economy remains the biggest single issue in the coming presidential election, and that is good news for Donald Trump and bad news for Hillary Clinton. Because Americans are showing strong support for Trump on economic issues. When Ronald … Continue reading

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$15 Minimum Wage Will Harm California Badly

California has one of the largest economies in the world, but its economy has been in decline for decades. The reason is because the Democrat party has taken over California and imposed job-killing socialism, including high taxes and radical environmental … Continue reading

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Here’s Why Labor Unions Never Own Businesses

For the last 80 years American labor unions have claimed to allegedly be fighting for the well-being of workers. But in fact unions have destroyed the livelihoods of countless millions of workers by driving companies, and even entire industries, out … Continue reading

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‘Angriest Voices’ are Nothing of the Sort

It is now a huge story that Republican South Carolina governor Nikki Haley was referring to fellow Republican Donald Trump when she said that “the angriest voices” are often those heard most prominently on issues like illegal immigration. This has … Continue reading

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Gun Control Farce/ Why Socialism Dominates the World

First, a word about Barack Obama’s executive action on guns. Think about it – Hussein Obama wants even more background checks on Americans who wish to buy guns, but no background checks on Muslims coming into our country. Yet we … Continue reading

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Will Labor Unions Help Trump Win the White House?

If you think that Donald Trump is going to fade away, or is a novelty act who is going to implode, forget it. Trump is planning the next phase of his presidential quest, and this phase is going to bump … Continue reading

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Billionaire Offers Education ‘Solution’

Another left-wing billionaire is looking for another magic “solution” for our failing public schools. The billionaire is Laurene Powell Jobs, the wife of the late Apple Computer mega-billionaire Steve Jobs. But, friends, we don’t need a lot of fancy new … Continue reading

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We Can Have All the Prosperity We Want

World stock markets, starting with China’s, took a big hit Monday, and a recent headline shouted ‘US Stocks Tumble on Global Slowdown Fears’. We are all supposed to wring our hands that a new recession may be on the way … Continue reading

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Anti-Union Sentiment is Spreading Across US

Foxnews.com has reported: Wisconsin (Republican) Gov. Scott Walker signed a right-to-work bill into law Monday (March 9), striking another blow against organized labor four years after the state effectively ended collective bargaining for public-sector workers. Supporters have argued the law … Continue reading

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How Labor Unions Destroy Jobs, Prosperity

I am always poking around the internet looking for interesting things to write about. So check out this article that I found on the dailycaller.com from a few years ago, which is interesting with Labor Day approaching: America’s jobless are … Continue reading

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Economy is Even Worse than Reported; Media Covers for President

After the Commerce Department first announced an abysmal .1% growth rate (one-tenth of one percent) for the national economy in the 1st quarter 2014 that figure has now been revised downward to negative 1%. Foxbusiness.com reported: The U.S. economy contracted … Continue reading

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GOP Triumphs Over Union / Supreme Court Upholds Prayer

(The Supreme Court recently ruled 5-4 that local officials have the right to open town council meetings with prayer, saying that this practice does not violate the US Constitution even if the prayers routinely stress Christianity. Nikitas3.com says “thank you” … Continue reading

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California Pension Scandal Exposes Greed

Look at this story from foxnews.com: Efforts to overhaul California’s public pension system are getting a boost as taxpayers voice outrage over a former sheriff who asked a court for $75,000 more a year in retirement pay — on top … Continue reading

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Dem Blowhard Slams Great UPS Christmas Work

Democrat US senator Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut is demanding in a big public show of indignation that United Parcel Service offer refunds to customers whose packages arrived late after Christmas. This comes after the fact that UPS and FedEx do … Continue reading

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Capitalism, Common Sense Will Solve Global Crisis

After World War II labor unions represented as much as 40% of the private US labor force. Today that number is 7%. So what happened? Well, if you go on strike or otherwise harm or destroy your employer as unions … Continue reading

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The Truth about the GOP Election Loss

After the November 2012 election loss Republicans are looking introspectively and trying to figure out what went wrong. The Liberal Media are having a field day reporting on the dispirited GOP. Republican governor Bobby Jindal of Louisiana even said bluntly … Continue reading

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Congratulations Michigan… State Moves Boldly Against Unions

Republican governor Rick Snyder of Michigan has signed right-to-work legislation, a huge blow to American unions in the birthplace of the United Auto Workers. Michigan unions used strong-arm tactics to oppose the bill which restrains union power in order to … Continue reading

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