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Article
Dec.21.2010
http://www.examiner.com/libertarian-in-phoenix/why-the-dream-act-failed
It has been an historic week in Washington D.C.  The problem is that only half of the story is really being told by the mainstream media.  Don't Ask Don't Tell (DADT) has been repealed and the Dream Act has been shot down.  It's only the former that is being hyped.  It is as if the failure the Dream Act will be overshadowed by the passing of the DADT repeal.  Of...
Article
Sep.13.2010
http://www.examiner.com/libertarian-in-phoenix/obama-drags-fellow-dems-down
On Friday, President Obama sought to salvage the re-election hopes of his fellow embattled Democrats.  In defense of the House and the increasing likelihood it will be lost, Obama blamed election year politics and conceded his recovery plan has been "painfully slow." Concerned that the frustrated voter would remove the Democrats from control of...
Column
Aug.27.2010
Examiner Independent Economic Editorial
The consequence of attempting to force economic recovery on a nation is the same as Peter returning to a now broke Paul demanding payment in full, plus interest.  In the case of America, Peter is the consequence of a stimulus and other government spending initiatives named Paul.  The probability of a double dip recession is now at 40% as the stimulus and...
Article
Aug.24.2010
“I know that there are those who disagree with the overwhelming scientific evidence on climate change. But here's the thing -- even if you doubt the evidence, providing incentives for energy-efficiency and clean energy are the right thing to do for our future -– because the nation that leads the clean energy economy will be the nation that leads the global...
Article
Aug.21.2010
http://www.examiner.com/libertarian-in-phoenix/paul-johnson
Things get amusing from time to time.  President Obama released a statement to inform the nation that he is indeed Christian.  So what.  Who really cares?  Of all the things going on in America, a great deal of attention is being paid to what religious group this man belongs to.  Making a statement depicting he supported the Mosque at ground zero did not help. ...
Article
Aug.17.2010
Examiner.com Scottsdale Politics
What the Democrats anticipate is major mid-term losses. Atonement for the lies and spending. Voter retribution for selling the American economy out to special interests, Modern Liberal agendas and the intent to Europeanize the world’s greatest nation. The Wall Street Journal’s John Fund wrote in July, Democrat leaders are poised to lose the House and now...