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Obama Response to VA Scandal Slammed on… CNN?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 8:30am 5/22/2014 at 8:30am

CNN reporter Drew Griffin has been at the front of the VA scandal and was asked for his opinion of Obama’s response on Jake Tapper’s program. He was less than impressed.

Andrew Johnson of National Review has the story…

CNN Reporter Scolds Obama for Inaction on VA

Drew Griffin, a CNN reporter who has...

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Dem Rep: Obamacare will bury us

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 18, 2014 at 10:00am 4/18/2014 at 10:00am

Steve Lynch is a Democratic Rep. from Massachusetts who doesn’t hesitate to buck the party line from a centrist point of view, and to speak openly about problems in the party and with party positions.

Lynch ran for Senate to fill John Kerry’s seat, but lost in the primary to now-Senator...

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The most dangerous years of the Obama presidency are upon us

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 5:20pm 1/26/2014 at 5:20pm

With Obama’s State of the Union address coming up, it’s easy to breath a sigh of relief that another year is behind us, and he only has three more to go.

These are the three most dangerous years.

His time is running out, and he knows it.

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Health insurance execs afraid to talk on record about Obamacare computer problems

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 9:37am 10/13/2013 at 9:37am

There was one singularly most important aspect of the Obamacare computer problems detailed in this NY Times article, From the Start, Signs of Trouble at Health Portal.

Not this:

In March, Henry Chao, the chief digital architect for the Obama administration’s new online insurance marketplace, told industry executives that he was deeply worried...

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Don’t let a government scale-back go to waste

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 7, 2013 at 8:45am 10/7/2013 at 8:45am

Rahm Emanuel, speaking soon after Obama took office in 2009, famously suggested that the Obama administration would not let a serious crisis — the Fall 2008 credit crisis — go to waste:

Republicans would do well to heed that advice, advice which Obama used to his advantage to push through the failed...

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Now gov’t trying to block people from looking at Mt. Rushmore (seriously)

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 8:30am 10/6/2013 at 8:30am

As bad as the Battle of the Barrycades is in Washington, D.C., forcing WWII Vets to have to push their way past barricades at the WWII Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Vietnam Memorial, and Iwo Jima Memorial, what the feds did at Mount Rushmore has to be the most petty and insane of...

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Video: Meet Vets who moved “water-filled barriers” to get to Iwo Jima Memorial

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 4:38pm 10/5/2013 at 4:38pm

UPDATE: WWII Vet – Removing Iwo Jima Memorial Barricades “Blew My Mind … It Was Great”

As Daniel Halper has reported, the Iwo Jima Memorial joins the list of monuments needlessly barricaded by the Obama administration, but that did not stop a group of veterans from removing the barricades to visit today.

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Battle of the Barrycades – Vets storm Vietnam Memorial, U.S Park Police called in

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 8:13am 10/5/2013 at 8:13am

The barrycades at the WWII Memorial and Lincoln Memorial have received most of the attention.

But on Friday a group of Vets decided to storm the barrycades erected by the Obama administration at the Vietnam Memorial, as reported by the local NBC News station (via The Patriot Perspective):

Like the hundreds of World War...

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Hah! “Barrycade” enters Urban Dictionary

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, October 3, 2013 at 8:15am 10/3/2013 at 8:15am

Tuesday night Mandy wrote a post, WWII Vets storm Barry-cades, regarding the absurdity of the Obama administration erecting barricades in open spaces for no reason other than to hassle Veterans at the World War II Memorial.

The term Barry-cade, and its acceptable variant Barrycade, became hits on Twitter (here and here).

The term was...

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McCaskill at WWII Memorial: Park Service has “a lot more common sense than the Tea Party”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, October 2, 2013 at 2:15pm 10/2/2013 at 2:15pm

After the Parks Service erected barricades at the World War II Memorial on orders from the Obama administration, Veterans showed up today to protest.

Claire McCaskill (D-MO) also showed up.  She decried people playing politics, but then launched into an attack on the Tea Party:

McCaskill: “The thing that’s a little confusing is...

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Americans Target Obama, Boehner and Filner in Protest Activities

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 12:45pm 8/22/2013 at 12:45pm

As a co-founder of the first San Diego Tea Party group, I appreciate grassroots activism that lights fires under our politicos.

I would like to feature two new citizen-organized protests and update my Legal Insurrection friends on the local one I have been closely following. They are each inspiring, in their...

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“When did the government become a jealous girlfriend?” (for me, January 1979)

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 10, 2013 at 9:30pm 6/10/2013 at 9:30pm

When I first traveled the Soviet Union, and two guys we didn’t know got out of a car and escorted me and some American friends past the long line waiting to get into a night club in Tallinn, seated us at a prime location table which magically was open, and proceeded to...

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“Smart Girl” Janis Kelly for Mayor … of Ithaca!

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 9:50am 9/7/2011 at 9:50am

You want to see me spike the football so hard the earth will shake harder than in the D.C. Earthquake?

You have not seen anything like what will take place here if Janis Kelly, Republican and unabashed Tea Party supporter, is elected Mayor of Ithaca.  You can donate here.  Her website, which...

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Mubarek Out

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 11, 2011 at 12:39pm 2/11/2011 at 12:39pm

After yesterday’s speech by Hosni Mubarek, I noted: “Things will be interesting. I can’t imagine the situation will stay stable until September.”

Well I was right, although I didn’t predict Mubarek would resign the next day.

But it h...

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My One Question for WaPo Regarding The Journolist

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 9:45am 7/29/2010 at 9:45am

More from The Daily Caller today, detailing the political connections on the Journolist, where Obama operatives, Democratic political strategists, and liberal media types mixed:

Despite its name, membership in the liberal online community Journolist wasn’t limited to journalists. Present among the bloggers, reporters and editors were a number of professional political...

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