Posts by Mike LaChance  (Page 124)
 

Alison Grimes: Stop asking me if I voted for Obama

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Posted by    Friday, October 10, 2014 at 8:30am 10/10/2014 at 8:30am

If you had any doubt that the Obama brand has become downright toxic, look no further than Mitch McConnell’s Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes.

First she ran an ad in which she said “I’m not Obama”; now, she’s clearly denying ever supporting Obama.

Sahil Kapur of TPM reported:

Grimes Refuses To Say If She...

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Jimmy Carter, an expert on foreign policy failures, says Obama’s Middle East policy confused

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Posted by    Thursday, October 9, 2014 at 9:22am 10/9/2014 at 9:22am

Plenty of conservatives have faulted President Obama for his handling of ISIS but now even President Jimmy Carter is jumping on board.

Jonathan Topaz of Politico reported:

Jimmy Carter: President Obama blew it on ISIL

Former President Jimmy Carter is criticizing President Barack Obama’s Middle East policy, saying he has shifting policies and waited...

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Do you approve of media confronting Lois Lerner in her neighborhood? (Reader Poll)

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at 2:30pm 10/8/2014 at 2:30pm

(Reader Poll at bottom of post)

Jason Mattera of the Daily Surge recently filmed an unannounced confrontation with former IRS employee Lois Lerner in her own neighborhood.

Lerner fled his camera and tried (unsuccessfully)...

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Dems Form Circular Firing Squad Ahead of Midterms

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Posted by    Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 10:00am 10/7/2014 at 10:00am

We’re a month away from the midterm election that could hand control of the Senate to Republicans. As with any election, there are lots of moving parts and no one is absolutely sure what’s going to happen.

Even so, Alexander Bolton of The Hill is reporting that panicked Democrats are already blaming...

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Surprise: Obama “practicing trickle-down economics”

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Posted by    Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 3:33pm 10/5/2014 at 3:33pm

At Obama’s recent speech in Illinois, he spent part of his time talking about improvements he has made to the economy and suggested other things that could be done. Naturally, he railed against trickle down economics.

On Special Report with Bret Baier, George Will provided some facts for the low information crowd.

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Claim: Republicans Spreading Fear of Ebola

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Posted by    Sunday, October 5, 2014 at 7:30am 10/5/2014 at 7:30am

Americans’ fears about the spread of Ebola are growing, and the constant debunking of the Obama Administrations’ claims regarding the severity of the situation haven’t done much to gain the confidence of the public.

Dan Nather of Politico doesn’t seem to have a firm grasp on the reality of the current situation:

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Harry Reid Criticized for Attacking Koch Bros by… MSNBC?

http://youtu.be/jf-gpLSzxyA
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Posted by    Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 2:00pm 10/4/2014 at 2:00pm
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Harry Reid’s attacks on the Koch Brothers have been plentiful and well documented. While his obsession and poor taste have been noted on many conservative blogs, there hasn’t been much push back from the media.

That’s what makes this segment from MSNBC’s Morning Joe so special. Not only does host Joe Scarborough...

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CNN Panelist: We Can’t Cut Flights to Liberia Over Ebola Because of Slavery

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Posted by    Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 12:00pm 10/4/2014 at 12:00pm

As Americans become increasingly concerned about the spread of Ebola in the United States, there is a growing call to cut off flights to and from Liberia.

Senator Ted Cruz has even contacted...

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Double Standards Week at College Insurrection

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Posted by    Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 8:30am 10/4/2014 at 8:30am

Remember when Ann Coulter was disinvited from speaking at Fordham University in 2012?

Speaking of double standards.

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2014 Dem Nightmare Come True: Obama puts his policies “on the ballot”

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Posted by    Friday, October 3, 2014 at 12:33pm 10/3/2014 at 12:33pm

Some Democrats are running for election or re-election this November but all Democrats are running as fast as they can from Obama.

For his part, the president isn’t doing them any favors.

In a speech at Northwestern University yesterday, Obama tied himself and his deeply unpopular policies directly to...

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Pelosi Convinced Democrats Will Win… in 2016

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Posted by    Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 6:00pm 10/2/2014 at 6:00pm

No one is sure what’s going to happen in November but many experts are predicting that Republicans will win control of the Senate.

Nancy Pelosi, though, isn’t worried, she’s looking forward to taking back both Houses of Congress in 2016, while maintaining the presidency to boot.

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How about Allen West to head Secret Service?

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Posted by    Wednesday, October 1, 2014 at 11:55am 10/1/2014 at 11:55am

Glenn Reynolds of Instapundit wrote a column for USA Today this week suggesting that it would be smart for Obama to appoint a Republican as Eric Holder’s replacement for attorney general:

For next attorney general, reach across aisle

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Khorosan Group – just core al-Qaeda by another name?

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Posted by    Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 7:00am 9/30/2014 at 7:00am

Do we really need to invent new terror groups to justify America’s actions in the Middle East? Is the Obama administration so reluctant to admit that al-Qaeda still exists?

If you ask Andrew C. McCarthy of National Review, the answer to both of those questions is yes:

The Khorosan Group Does Not Exist

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MSNBC and the Oklahoma beheading: What could go wrong?

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Posted by    Monday, September 29, 2014 at 8:30am 9/29/2014 at 8:30am

A panel on Melissa Harris-Perry’s MSNBC program discussed the beheading of a woman in Oklahoma by Alton Nolen, a convert to Islam as to whom a picture of Jihadist sympathy is emerging.

Perry insists that this was an act of workplace violence and treats the beheading as a passing detail.

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If Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel doesn’t die by age 75, should he get the Death Panel?

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Posted by    Sunday, September 28, 2014 at 10:05am 9/28/2014 at 10:05am

Remember when the left scoffed at Sarah Palin for pointing out that Obamacare would lead to rationing and death panels?

Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, who was involved in the creation of Obamacare, doesn’t.

In case you missed it, Dr. Emanuel recently penned a ghoulish piece for The Atlantic in which he said that he...

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Media missing in action on Fast and Furious

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Posted by    Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 7:50pm 9/27/2014 at 7:50pm

Sharyl Attkisson is one of the few journalists working today who clearly puts her profession above partisan politics.

She recently appeared on WMAL radio in Washington, DC to discuss the Fast and Furious scandal and others as well as the media’s refusal to aggressively report these stories.

From Larry O’Connor at the Washington...

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What Socialism has in Common with the Loch Ness Monster

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Posted by    Saturday, September 27, 2014 at 12:00pm 9/27/2014 at 12:00pm

In a new edition of Firewall, Bill Whittle explains why believing in Socialism requires the same thought process as believing in the Loch Ness Monster.

Here’s a partial transcript via Truth Revolt:

Ah, Progressives! You really have to – well, not admire them exactly – but if not admire them then at least...

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