Cordray Nomination Jeopardizes Constitutional Checks and Balances

Originally posted at BIG Government Forty-four of 46 Republican Senators vowed they would not approve “any consumer financial bureau director unless the agency was put under a five-member outside board, had its work checked periodically by bank examiners and had its budget approved by Congress rather than the Federal Reserve.” …

Is Obama Marching Somewhere or Just Getting Carried Away?

  Originally posted at BIG Government Imagine this scenario: a white Tea Party politician is keynote speaker, addressing an all-white political group with ‘White’ in its name.  Also imagine that same politician appealing to a singular, segregated racial group, telling them to lace up their combat boots and join the …

Booker T. and the Reparations Hustle – American Thinker. – August 6, 2010

Originally posted at American Thinker. Former slave Booker T. Washington, in a 1901 autobiographical book Up From Slavery, made the following poignant statement: When we rid ourselves of prejudice, or racial feeling, and look facts in the face, we must acknowledge that, notwithstanding the cruelty and moral wrong of slavery, the …

Michelle and Sasha go to Spain – American Thinker. – August 5, 2010

Originally posted at American Thinker. blog Greeted by a large red, white and blue banner, Michelle Obama landed safely in España. The First Lady and an entourage including daughter Sasha and three dozen of Michelle’s closest and most intimate friends were warmly welcomed on the Iberian Peninsula for “a private, …