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And the sequestration scam rolls on …

  We’ve been treated to wave after wave of  media and lefty spin talking about how devastating the sequestration cuts to the federal budget will cripple our great nation.  Never mind that the actual sequestration ONLY cuts growth in spending.  Never mind that the total…

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Sequesteria: It’s the end of the world as we know it (AND I FEEL FINE)

    The other day, Walter Jones, Jr. was babbling about Dick Cheney roasting in hell.  My nominees for that particular “honor” are the members of the news media and politicians — from BOTH PARTIES — who have been lying and playing on people’s fears…

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Mayor Foxx to Charlotte taxpayers: BOHICA !!!

        Charlotte mayor Redd Foxx appears to be hard at work stomping out any chances of an economic recovery in The Queen City.  He and his cronies JUST finished hiking the food tax to pay for renovations to Panther Stadium.  Now,  Hizzoner…

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Don’t believe the sequester HYPE!

  We’re talking about $85 billion (cuts to GROWTH in spending)  over at least two years.   Congress passed a  Hurricane Sandy “relief” bill worth around $56 billion.  The Federal Reserve prints roughly $85 billion a month as part of its quantitative easing program to…

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Bring on the sequester !

  The mainstream media and The White House are warning of a coming apocalypse brought on by “draconian” spending cuts in the budget sequester that is to kick in on March 1.  And “draconian” spending cuts at the federal level are a bad thing?  Are…

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OOPS. Those pesky facts are back again …

    Congresswoman Renee Ellmers prides herself on being quite savvy with social media.  She’s frequently on Twitter and Facebook touting her work and her alleged conservative bona fides.  People like Miss Harnett County run into problems when their self-promoting Tweets run afoul of reality…