Friday, August 22, 2014

Will Obama Shed Any Light on Ferguson?

Attribution: Lisa Benson, Washington Post Writers Group

Hat tip: townhall.com

Black Racism is Politically Correct

August 20, 2014 by  
Filed under Hot Topics, National Info

It should come as no surprise that race relations are worse now than they have been for the last thirty or forty years. The President, Eric Holder and the usual race baiters have done a great job at seeing to that.  They certainly benefit by their actions but the communities they profess to want to help are left paying the price. Please read this good article by Kevin Jackson in The American Thinker-

“I’m amazed at how openly racist black Liberals have become, and how few non-blacks are willing to call them out on it.”

Read more: http://www.americanthinker.com/2014/08/black_racism_is_politically_correct.html#ixzz3AwUP5M00 

Dem. Missouri Governor demands vigorous prosecution of Darren Wilson even before grand jury convenes.

http://commonsensepost.com/2014/08/20/dem-missouri-governor-demands-vigorous-prosecution-of-darren-wilson-even-before-grand-jury-convenes/

The Hell That is the Obama White House

By: David Horowitz – August 18th, 2014 at 04:58 PM

From Erick Erickson’s RedState.com:

Note from Erick: Please welcome to our front page the always awesome David Horowitz.

Let me begin by acknowledging that this inspirational title is lifted from a tweet by screen actor James Woods. And now I will explicate his tweet.

Every sentient human being whose brain isn’t stuffed with ideological fairy dust can see that Obama is behind every major scandal of his administration from Benghazi to the I.R.S. disgrace. How can one know this? Because the culprits haven’t been fired. Moreover, if they are serial liars like Susan Rice, they’ve actually been promoted to posts where their loyalty to the criminal-in-chief can do America and its citizens even more damage, if that is possible. Continue reading at: redstate.com.

“The Indictment of Gov. Rick Perry is Hogwash!”

August 18, 2014 by  
Filed under National Info, News Articles

Subtitle: Ham Sandwiches in Texas

In the video below, Governor Rick Perry speaks out in his defense – or should I say Offense?

Below: Travis County Texas DA, Rosemary Lehmberg, being arrested for DUI

Below: And now her booking (and restraining) into jail.

VA Reform Bill Is Just Starting Point

11:20 AM, Aug 13, 2014 • By PETE HEGSETH

With the overwhelmingly bipartisan vote for the Veterans Access, Choice and Accountability Act of 2014, Congress passed the most significant reforms to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in decades. And, right on cue, here come the grumblings from the second-guessers.

As the bill was on its way to the president’s desk for signing, the critics stepped up to denounce the $16.3 billion congressional compromise.

For example, guests on a Fox News panel savaged the bill, claiming (implausibly) that it was “designed more for unions than veterans.” Meanwhile, an August 4 Wall Street Journal editorial suggests the additional funding for patient choice means that the “VA is being rewarded for failure.”

The argument is that the new legislation will do nothing more than prop up a failing bureaucracy. This represents a serious misreading of the bill’s key provisions. Read more at: weeklystandard.com.

Pete Hegseth is the CEO of Concerned Veterans for America and a Fox News contributor. Pete is an infantry officer in the Army National Guard, and has served tours in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Guantanamo Bay.

Mark Levin On How ISIS Is A ‘Direct Threat’ To The U.S.

“I’ve been around awhile and I’ve seen a lot of presidents come and go, I don’t think we’ve ever had a more pathetic commander in chief in our life.  Does he not know what his policies are?   What are his policies? What IS his foreign policy?  Can his people even tell us what his foreign policy is, can he?  Can his Secretary of Defense, or Secretary of State?  Our enemies are on the move, they’re on the move because of HIM.  Not because of the prior president, not because of other presidents, not because of James Buchannan or John Tyler or anybody else – because of HIM.  He’s hollowing out our military.  At the same time he’s telling the world what we’re NOT goin’ to do, he’s playing golf, he’s on Martha’s Vineyard, he’s busy attacking Republicans.  The guy is, he’s not focused, he’s disconnected from reality.  We have a real problem in this country.” – Mark Levin

President Obama Took Credit for Iraq Troop Withdrawal…

It was an applause line during almost every campaign address made by President Obama in 2012: “I promised to end the war in Iraq, and I did.”

Now, he’s backing off.

President Obama ordered a full troop withdrawal from Iraq, which was completed in December 2011. But the country did not stabilize, as was predicted by Obama and key members of his administration. Instead, it has descended into greater chaos with the violent al Qaeda offshoot ISIL threatening to take over the countryRead more.

Hide ‘D,’ Showcase ‘R’

By L. Brent Bozell III

Scandals Without a Party (from left): John Walsh, Ray Nagin, Jesse Jackson Jr., and Jon Corzine - Attribution: National Review Online

It is such common sense as to be undeniable that basic journalism requires a party label to be affixed to a story about an elected public official, the president excepted. It is the DNA of the “who” in a news report. “Senator Robert Byrd, the Democratic senator from West Virginia, died today.” Take out “Democratic” and try that sentence. It doesn’t work. “Mike Lee, GOP senator from Utah and God’s gift to mankind, coasted to reelection last night.” Ditto.

It follows that the rule applies to stories about political scandal, precisely because it’s just that — politics. But what happens when that cardinal rule is applied to one party but ignored for the other? Favoritism? Bias? No, it’s far worse than just that. It is a commitment to abide by the rules of journalism with one party and then a deliberate attempt to protect the other, even if it means violating the most basic rules of news reporting. Read more at nationalreview.com.

The Left’s Secret Foreign Cash-

August 8, 2014 by  
Filed under Hot Topics, National Info

Funny how the left always pins crony capitalism and money to the GOP. Even worse is the fact that most everyone buys it. Not so FAST-

Democrats in Congress have excused the actions of senior IRS bureaucrats, arguing that these Tea Party groups threaten to flood the political system with money from undisclosed sources.  Yet at the same time, Democrat politicians benefit from millions in Big Green cash that goes toward groups with similarly political and policy-based goals, and some of that money comes from at least one shadowy foreign source.

Please click link for whole article from the Washington Examiner-

http://washingtonexaminer.com/look-whos-been-getting-millions-in-secret-foreign-cash-examiner-editorial/article/2551753

 

Air Strikes Again In Iraq

August 8, 2014 by  
Filed under National Info, Press Releases

President Obama authorized airstrikes against Islamist terrorists in Iraq and approved a humanitarian mission to deliver food and other supplies to tens of thousands of Iraqis trapped on mountaintops, moves that represent the most significant re-engagement in Iraq since formal combat operations ended three years ago.

Speaking at the White House on Thursday night, the president said the U.S. cannot sit idly by as innocent Iraqis are slaughtered by the Islamic State, also known as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.

Click for rest of article-

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/aug/7/obama-authorizes-air-strikes-iraq-against-islamic-/#ixzz39nWGLg8U

Remembering the Travesty of Extortion 17

August 6th, 2014 is the third anniversary of this horrible travesty.

Before Benghazi, There Was Extortion 17

By Pamela Geller

Karen and Billy Vaughn are the parents of a fallen Navy Seal, Aaron Carson Vaughn. I met with the Vaughns when I spoke to a sold-out Tea Party event in Fort Lauderdale in June. The Vaughns are extraordinary heroes. Their courage to speak about Obama’s crippling rules of engagement is to be applauded.

The Vaughns have exposed the delusional U.S. military “rules of engagement” policy that led to the takedown of a Chinook helicopter, Extortion 17, by the Taliban. All 38 people on board the Chinook — 15 SEAL Team Six members (including Aaron Vaughn) and seven Afghan National Army commandos — were killed. The attack on Extortion 17 came just three months after the Osama bin Laden kill, and both Obama and Biden had identified the team that took OBL out. Retribution was inevitable.  Continue reading at: americanthinker.com.

This video is from Dover Air Force Base ramp ceremony. Some of the voices are in Arabic with English subtitles.  They are praising Allah and mocking the infidels (US):

U S Border Patrol, Texas

I was driving through the U.S. Border Patrol with my Icam glasses on and got this on Video. I asked the question and got the truth! – Travis Pope

Conservative Party Endorses Congressman Ted Yoho for Re-Election 2014

August 4, 2014 by  
Filed under Hot Topics, Legislative Branch

From Keith Westbrook, PhD., Chairman, Conservative Party of Florida

PRESS RELEASE

The Conservative Party of Florida recently interviewed both “Conservative” candidates for the 3rd. Congressional District Republican primary race in Florida. After meeting with both candidates and based on their own words during those interviews the executive committee of the party retracted the endorsement of the Jake Rush campaign (based on direct interviews and verification that Rep. Yoho did not receive the communiques we had sent him) and called for town hall constituency queried debates between the 2 GOP candidates. In several telephone interviews with Mr. Rush in which I, Keith Westbrook, personally conducted where I questioned him on many subjects including Mr. Rush’s campaign tactics I was given his word that it would be based on merit and facts.  Unfortunately that has not been what his campaign has recently demonstrated in baseless and false accusations in both print and air time media. Mr. Rush’s campaign has now resorted too many of the detestable behaviors commonly associated with progressive, liberal Democrat campaigns where distortion and outright prevarication replace honest and truthful interchange between candidates. This trend has been increasing in both tenor and tone. Instead of offering solutions to problems we are given scare tactics and distortion of fact.Due to this as well as how Rep. Yoho has performed recently both in Washington in the House of Representatives as well as his honorable behavior for refusing to acquiesce to Mr. Rush’s negative portrayal and obfuscations of his representation, the Conservative Party of Florida is officially endorsing and whole heartedly supporting Ted Yoho’s re-election for office.The Conservative Party is extremely disappointed with Mr. Rush and his ease and comfort with distorting himself when he presented himself to this committee.

In Liberty,

Dr. Keith C. Westbrook Ph.D.

Chairman / Conservative Party – Florida

P.O. Box  358968
Gainesville, Fl. 32635-8968

Berntsen Sounds Off On Clinton’s Missed Chance At Bin Laden

Post continues below video.

Gary Berntsen is a decorated former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) career officer who served in the Directorate of Operations between October 1982 and June 2005.

During his time at the CIA, he served as a CIA Station Chief on three separate occasions and led several of CIA’s most important counterterrorism deployments including the United States’ response to the East Africa Embassy bombings and the 9/11 attacks. In December 2001, Berntsen served as the Commander of all CIA forces in Eastern Afghanistan and led the agency’s Jawbreaker team in Tora Bora.

He was awarded the Distinguished Intelligence Medal in 2000 and the Intelligence Star in 2004. Mr. Berntsen is also a veteran of the United States Air Force. CVA.org

Mr Berntsen is currently a Regional Director for Concerned Veterans of America.

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