Month: February 2017

Congress may become judge of President Trump’s Immigration Order

Since last Friday, President Donald Trump’s executive order to suspend immigration from seven majority Muslim nations — Iran, Iraq, Syria, Libya, Sudan, Yemen and Somalia — has caused a national debate and protests.  The order has also spurred a number of court cases that may wind themselves all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.  […]

CA Dams Crumble While Politicians Fiddle in Nonsense

California Legislators and Gov. Jerry Brown think their job is to stay in power, and that bills to further their leftist agenda are the vehicles. The Oroville Dam spillway breakage is proof of this. While Gov. Jerry Brown and legislative Democrats have prioritized illegal aliens, refugee, inmate sex change operations, building houses for the homeless, […]

Conservative Groups Push for repeal of Crony Durbin Amendment

The nine most terrifying words in the English language are, I’m from the government and I’m here to help. Ronald Reagan The other two words that are most terrifying are Dick Durbin…at least to consumers, small businesses and small financial institutions. The Fix Was Control                  Passed as part of the Dodd-Frank financial reform legislation in […]

Democrats could show they learned from Obamacare by voting for Price

Endangered red state Democrats are facing a critical moment in deciding whether to vote for Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.), the highly accomplished nominee for Health and Human Services secretary. Price, who has represented a district on the outskirts of Atlanta since 2005 and serves as the House Budget Committee chairman, previously had a career as […]

Grassroots Conservatives to Congress and the President – Don’t Raise the Cost of Investment

Margaret Thatcher reminded us that one of the problems with socialism is you “eventually run out of other people’s money,” but that doesn’t stop liberals like Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) from finding more sources.  His latest crusade is an effort to increase taxes on investment income – namely carried interest capital gains. For […]

Elon Musk and Donald Trump: Politics Makes Strange Bedfellows

Trump doesn’t seem to be the right guy. He doesn’t have the sort of character that reflects well on the United States.  Elon Musk President-elect Donald Trump has put together a strong list of appointees to serve in his new administration.  Many of his appointees have been his longest and most loyal supporters of his […]

Senate Pres. de León’s Bill to ‘Freeze Out ICE’ Passes Committee

Opportunistic California Democrats are presenting bills to refute the recent immigration executive orders of President Donald J. Trump, to protect Americans.   Senate President Pro Tem De Leon, D-Los Angeles, the author of SB 54, says that ”immigrants are valuable and essential members of the California community” and all attempts to enforce immigration laws create fear of […]