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GOP Poised to Take US Senate Control in 2014

The United States Senate in Washington, DC currently has 53 Democrats, two independents and 45 Republicans. The independents are liberals and virtually always vote Democrat and are considered Democrats for the purpose of counting Senate power. In the coming midterm … Continue reading

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Democrats Obliterate Key Senate Rule with ‘Nuclear Option’

Always remember this adage: Conservatives thrive on freedom while liberals thrive when freedom is marginalized, minimized or eliminated. And freedom took a huge blow with the recent deployment of the so-called ‘nuclear option’ in the US Senate. This option – … Continue reading

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2014 Elections Will Tilt Strongly to GOP

In North Dakota alone, as of November 10, 2013, only 30 people had signed up for Obamacare while 35,000 people had lost their existing health insurance plans. And rest assured that the losers are going to increase day by day. … Continue reading

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Shutdown is a Good Start, Now Let’s Fix Health Care

The United States federal government is shut down in many ways. Good. News reports are saying that more than 800,000 “nonessential” federal workers are staying home. Better. We don’t need them. We taxpayers don’t want to support them for one … Continue reading

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