Tag Archive: Congress

Oct 15 2013

Constitutional Convention Buzz: Good or Bad Idea?

A Michigan proposal petitioning Congress to convene a Constitutional Convention to consider a Balanced Budget Amendment, Senate Joint Resolution V, was introduced in May of this year and will be up for a Committee vote TODAY: Government Operations DATE: Tuesday, October 15, 2013 TIME: 1:00 p.m. PLACE: Rooms 402 and 403, Capitol Building, 100 S. …

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Sep 23 2013

Judge Says OK Lawsuit Against Illegal ObamaCare IRS Rule Can Proceed

On August 11, 2013, a federal judge ruled that the State of Oklahoma has standing to proceed with a lawsuit challenging an Internal Revenue Service rule issued in May 2012 regarding premium subsidies in the form of tax credits and penalties delivered through the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchange provisions. Oklahoma’s Attorney General Scott Pruitt …

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Jun 28 2012

SCOTUS Slip Opinion on Obama Care

SCOTUS Slip Opinion on Obama Care

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Feb 19 2012

Understanding the Health Care Litigation, Part One

From THE WIZARD OF LAWS After all the politics appearing in these hallowed pages lately, it’s time to get back to fundamentals, as befits the Wizard of Laws. (Though I dare say that my January 7 and November 9 posts below have been amply vindicated). The big event of the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2011-2012 term …

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Mar 08 2011

MegaVote for Michigan’s 8th Congressional District: Recent Congressional Votes

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MegaVote for Michigan’s 8th Congressional District: Recent Congressional Votes Senate: Short-term Continuing Resolution House: Short-term Continuing Resolution House: Small Business Paperwork Mandate Elimination Act of 2011 Upcoming Congressional Bills Senate: Patent Reform Act of 2011 House: FHA Refinance Program Termination Act House: Emergency Mortgage Relief Program Termination Act Recent Senate Votes Short-term Continuing Resolution – …

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Jan 03 2010

Call for Nullification

Nullification is a constitutional theory that gives an individual state the right to declare null and void any law passed by the United States Congress which the state deems unacceptable and unconstitutional. The concept is most well-known in the context of the sectionalist crisis that plagued the Union in the 40 years preceding the Civil …

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Dec 02 2009

Send a Christmas Greeeting to our “dear leaders!”

My intent is to provide projects of “armchair activism” that can be done from home yet still send the message to our Representatives that we will not give up until the ObamaCare Bill is killed. This abomination of government control is a nail in the coffin of our Constitutional personal liberties and in fact our …

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Nov 09 2009

Effective Counter-Protesting 2009

Are you counter-protesting more and enjoying it less? Feel your counter-protesting has become less effective? Perhaps it time to look outside the box for new inovative and effective way to maxize your next counter-protest of your local ObamaCare kool aid drinkers, MoveOn.org, ACORN, MEA etc and so on! The new training video below shows you …

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Oct 28 2009

Trick or Treat and a Health Care Flier for Mom and Dad

Halloween is just around the corner and this year it’s just not about costumes and candy. It’s an opportunity to reach others with the truth that you may not otherwise have! So while you treat the kids with candy, consider treating their parents with the Truth about the so called “health care” plan that is …

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Oct 21 2009

Taxed to Death on Michigan Doctors AND What Canadians Want You To Know About Their Health Care System

Courtesy of Mackinac Center for Public Policy SIDEBAR: Michigan House-Senate Conference Committee, which is looking for ways to erase a $2.8 billion budget deficit for fiscal 2010, is considering imposing a 3 percent Gross provider tax on more than 15,000 physicians who practice in the state. The possible physician tax, known as a Quality Assurance …

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Oct 16 2009

AFTER ACTION REPORT: Michigan Patriots Deliver Pink Slip to Liberal Debbie Stabenow

Grassroots in Michigan organized and was joined by Tea Party of West Michigan Southwest MI Tea Party Patriots and other patriots from across Michigan to protest and deliver a Pink Slip to liberal tool Debbie Stabenow with a message, “we will do everything in our power to make sure Sen. Stabenow does not return to …

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Oct 14 2009

Make Mine Freedom!

“All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent.” – Thomas Jefferson “Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.” – Ben Franklin “A government big enough to give you everything you want is powerful enough to take …

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Sep 21 2009

Vote-by-Vote on ACORN

Vote-by-Vote on ACORN From Jeff Schreiber, excellent blog America’s right Jeff is a reformed liberal democrat with nearly a decade on the wagon, Jeff established America’s Right in January 2008 in hopes to advance the conservative message and articulate the merits of conservatism to any who would listen. The first vote came on Tuesday, when …

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Sep 14 2009

AUDIT THE FED-Central Banks – The Shell Game – How the Federal Reserve is Monetizing Debt

Below is the first part of a Martenson Report from a few weeks ago, previously available only to enrolled members but now available for free to everyone. Executive Summary * The Federal Reserve and the federal government are attempting to “plug the gap” caused by a slowdown of private credit/debt creation. * Non-US demand for …

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Sep 10 2009

NO Compromise!South Carolina Republican Rep. Joe Wilson tells it the way it is! Lies!

And Congressman Joe Wilson was right… Congressional Research Service: ObamaCare will cover illegal immigrants Unfortunately the GOP answer is not to kill the Bill but to continue government involvement, abet with their plan! I just recieved this e-mail from our “dear leader” His statement, “And I am not the first president to take up this …

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Sep 08 2009

Milton Friedman – Socialized Medicine

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Aug 29 2009

It Ain’t America No More!

fascism (făsh`ĭzəm), totalitarian philosophy of government that glorifies the state and nation and assigns to the state control over every aspect of national life. . Every picture tells a story don’t it…in this case a video..coming to a town near you?

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Aug 28 2009

Taxpayers should not pay for UAW Health Care Benefits

One reason the public so distrusts the health care plan being considered by Congress is that so many troublesome details keep bubbling out of the massive legislation. The latest example is the $10 billion taxpayers will be asked to shell out to prop up the United Auto Workers’ retiree health insurance program. That provision is …

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