EXPOSETHETPP.ORG The Trans-Pacific Partnership and ÂFast TrackÂ Trade Authority What is the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)? ï· The TPP is a massive Âfree tradeÂ agreement currently being negotiated behind closed doors by officials from the United States and 10 other countries Â Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, and Vietnam.
Gabrielle Giffords is using the last of the money from her congressional campaign account to launch a new gun control PAC that will make its first contributions to Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Pat Toomey (D-PA).
On the morning of December 7, 1941 American forces were surprised by a sneak attack launched by the Imperial Japanese Navy. This attack killed 2,402 Americans. The attack was an attempt to shut down the U.S.
Who is the 2013 Conservative of the Year? John Boehner 0.34% (7 votes) Chris Christie 1.11% (23 votes) Bobby Jindal 0.43% (9 votes) Scott Walker 3.04% (63 votes) Rick Snyder 0.1% (2 votes) Sarah Palin 42.37% (877 votes) Rand Paul 7.25% (150 votes) Rick Perry 0.72% (15 votes) Ted Cruz 42.66% (883 votes) Mike Lee 1.98% (41 votes) Total Votes: 2,070
Few things renew American patriotism better than a trip to New England. My wife and I had the opportunity to do that recently when we visited our daughter, who is working on a film project there for a couple of months.
Have you ever wondered what it looks like when a culture collapses? Have you ever wondered if past cultures that collapsed throughout history knew what was about to happen to them?
MANDELA MANIA ACCURACY IN MEDIA REPORT By Red Irvin http://www.aim.org/publications/aim_report/1990/07a.html EXCERPTS The visit of Nelson Mandela and his wife, Winnie, to the United States gave rise to what might be described as Mandela mania on the part of our news media.
Pope Francis has laid out his plans for the Church in Evangelii Gaudium (EG). Rush Limbaugh read it and has concluded hes a Marxist. Politically conservative evangelicals fear theyve lost an ally in the Catholic Church.
Each Friday, Politico Magazine picks the political scandal of the week, and our colleague Mike Allen asks Playbook readers to weigh in with their crisis-management expertise, both professional and otherwise.
Lindsey Williams is a Christian pastor who has connections to the elite. He has inside information on the New World Order, tyranny, and the future plans the elite have for America.
Some memories never fade, and shouldn't. The news, like the attack, came out of the blue. So did an email I got relaying an old-timer's memories of that day, a day that would live in infamy.
A nuclear arms race is now arising in the Middle East, starting with an Iranian nuke, then a Saudi and Egyptian one. Nobody knows the end game. Obama's biggest legacy may be worldwide instability for years to come.
Yesterdays jobs report was tremendous if you have been dumbed down. The sad facts are that U6 underemployment has been above 13% for 60 months, the last month below 13% was November 2008.
Well that'll be the day when you say goodbye Yeah, yes that'll be the day when you make me cry You say you're gonna leave me, you know it's a lie 'Cause that'll be the day when I die Buddy Holly With President Obama (re) declaring war on free markets to enact social justice this week, we have been warned and reminded that capitalism has no friend at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW.
Theres nothing quite like the holiday season in Washington! Weve got Santas:The American Santa Claus and the jolly old elf: you decide to Menorahs:OK, so we were a day late for a proper Hanukkah celebration, butt weve been busy.
A quintessentially American lunch item is the peanut butter & jelly sandwich. Yet, one principal has a unique perspective on this lunch staple. Did you know that eating or even talking about a peanut butter and jelly sandwich could be considered racist?Thats right.Apparently, its because people in some cultures dont eat sandwich bread.
The technology troubles that plagued the HealthCare.gov website rollout may not have come as a shock to people who work for certain agencies of the government especially those who still use floppy disks, the cutting-edge technology of the 1980s.
Here's a short video of out 1st major snow iof the season. 1st Major Valley Snow in SW Idaho, 2013 We've had a couple of dustings and a couple less than an inch, but last night we got 3-4 inches.
The Obama administration is being accused of violating federal law by directing members of Congress and congressional staff to over 100 health insurance plans that pay for elective abortions. Rep.
Within the upper echelons of our military there still remain men and women who are committed to the fundamental laws of the land. But assuming that all members of our military will be there to support the Constitution of the United States when our nation needs them most would be a mistake.
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is scheduled to testify before Congress next Wednesday and will likely be grilled about a shocking Government Accountability Institute (GAI) report that found President Barack Obama has not had a one-on-one meeting with her since Obamacare passed over three years ago.
To millions of readers, he was William F. Buckley, Jr.: book author, magazine publisher, televised debater. To me, he was Bill: friend, ally, trail-blazer. Indeed, to remember Bill -- who would have turned 88 last week -- is to remember modern conservatism's stellar leader.
A Colorado bakery owner illegally discriminated against a gay couple when he refused to bake a wedding cake for the pair last year because of his Christian religious beliefs, a judge ruled on Friday.
Agents from the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) are using Google Maps as part of their tool kit to audit taxpayers and organizations, The Daily Caller has learned.A redacted IRS letter dated Sept.
Some Californians whose policies have been canceled are finding relief in a surprising place: from insurance companies that aren't offering plans on the new Covered California marketplace. Earlier this year, Aetna announced it would bow out of the state's individual market, effective Dec.
A Georgia appeals court has upheld an earlier ruling ordering a state resident to pay $50,000 to his one-time fiancé for breaking his promise to marry her. Courthouse News Service (CNS) reports Melissa Cooper sued Christopher Ned Kelley for fraud and breach of promise after their rocky, 10-year relationship ended in 2011.
Just in time for Christmas, President "Santa Claus" Obama is demanding that Republicans in Congress authorize spending another $26 billion to extend unemployment benefits through next year. Although the jobless rate fell to 7.0 percent last month, the president said the "economic lifeline" of benefits "shouldn't be a partisan issue." But Obama isn't prepared to woo lawmakers.
How many times have parents said to their children, Because I said so. Contemporary parenting dictates rationalizing with your child, giving them explanations for everything, and of course being a buddy.
When Vice President Lyndon Johnson returned to Capitol Hill after his first White House meeting with the new team assembled by President John F. Kennedy, he rushed to talk with his mentor, House Speaker Sam Rayburn.
President Obama wants to put inequality at the center of America's political discourse. Fine. Heres the opening question: Does inequality matter?The answer: It depends. It depends on how governments react to inequality, it depends on how developed the country is, it depends on whether it's wealth inequality or income inequality.It also depends on how the wealthy got wealthy, according to a recent academic study.