The ignorance of Obama and Washington’s political elite

By   /  March 3, 2015  /  Commentary, Idaho  /  No Comments

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By Dustin Hurst | Watchdog.org
You missed a big effin’ deal, folks.
That should come as no surprise, though. There was no signing ceremony, no political grandstanding and no foul-mouthed vice president spiking the football.
The pomp and circumstance so common in Washington, D.C., smacking of something straight out the capital of Panem, was absent as hundreds of thousands of […]

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Workers of the world, attack!

By   /  February 27, 2015  /  Commentary, National  /  No Comments

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By Mark Lisheron | Watchdog.org

A day before the Wisconsin Senate approved what will almost certainly become a landmark right-to-work law, an old friend wrote a column about it.

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If you like your union, you can keep your union

By   /  February 25, 2015  /  Commentary, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter

MADISON, Wis. – The left’s protective rhetoric in the right-to-work debate is hitting fever pitch, marked by the 1,500-plus labor-led protestors who showed up at the Capitol Tuesday with the same sky-is-falling message.

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The closest high-speed rail will come to Sacramento?

By   /  February 24, 2015  /  California, Commentary, Uncategorized, WatchBlog  /  No Comments

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The contractor for California’s high-speed rail system is having an event on the Capitol grounds, featuring a model car that is “Connectin Cities at 220 miles per hour.”
For $68 billion, they ought to be able to afford a “g” (in connecting). Furthermore, this train will never go 220 mph — not with a blended route that […]

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North Dakota Legislature should be welcoming to all religious views

By   /  February 23, 2015  /  Commentary, North Dakota  /  No Comments

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The problem was never that Koleilat was speaking on Ash Wednesday. It is that he’s Muslim.

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Why is U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen so angry?

By   /  February 23, 2015  /  Commentary, Tennessee  /  No Comments

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By Chris Butler | Tennessee Watchdog
NASHVILLE — RWNJ, according to a Google search, means “right wing nut job.”
U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen D-Memphis, used the term on his official Twitter page Saturday to describe his conservative constituents.

Memphis conservatives were riled up over a tweet Cohen made Friday in response to former Republican New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani. Giuliani […]

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