for an American Health Care solution
The dust is settling on the rejection of President Obama’s government
and corporate takeover of American Medical care. But lovers of liberty
must remain vigilant for attempts to compromise that will actually create
the same problems for Americans.
Deaths Prompt Surge in U.S. Drone Strikes
Since the suicide bombing that took the lives of seven Americans in
Afghanistan on Dec. 30, the Central Intelligence Agency has struck back
against militants in Pakistan with the most intensive series of missile
strikes from drone aircraft since the covert program began.
overseer: The banks ‘will own all of us’ without reform The head of the Congressional Oversight Panel created
in 2008 to oversee the TARP bank bailout says that President Obama’s
proposal on Thursday to limit both the size of the major banks and the
risks in which they can engage is “very important.”
Obama: My agenda has run into a ‘buzz saw’
With Democrats still reeling from a stinging setback in the Senate,
President Barack Obama told a crowd here Friday that his health care
plan has “run into a bit of a buzz saw” but that he’ll
continue to fight.
Very American Coup
Here’s a bit of cheery news: Last week, Secretary of Defense Robert
Gates met with the nation’s top defense company executives, including
the CEOs of those mega-military-industrial combines Lockheed Martin
and Boeing, and called for a “closer partnership.”
Natural Disaster–Made in Israel?
“Good things come to those who wait”, as the old saying
goes. For me, it was an email I received this morning from one of
the dozens of lists I am on. In this case, it was a link to a story
appearing on an Israeli news site written some time ago entitled
“Israel Makes Waves by Simulating an Earthquake” that
read in part as follows…
Releases Official Explanation of Gun Shows Shut Down
An APD News press release dated January 19, 2010, offers an official
explanation of the actions taken by the Austin Police and the Bureau
of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) to ensure the
shut down of Texas Gun Shows in central Texas.