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Last Gasp: Democrat Leader Calls for Trump’s Impeachment

One part Democrat tears, one part Democrat pouting, one part Democrat wailing: The perfect Salty Crybaby. (Twitter)
One part Democrat tears, one part Democrat pouting, one part Democrat wailing: The perfect Salty Crybaby. (Twitter)

Democrat Senator Barbara Boxer (CA) is proving the old axiom “even a drowning man will clutch at a sword” to be oh, so true. Continue reading Last Gasp: Democrat Leader Calls for Trump’s Impeachment

HOW did FBI magically miss Clinton LYING to the Benghazi Committee? (Video)

Clinton before Congress.
Clinton before Congress.

As everyone already knows, the FBI has spent the last year investigating Hillary Clinton’s home-brewed email server for any possible illegalities. Such things as if she ever lied about sending classified information via her unauthorized server were of particular scrutiny. Or so we’re told. Continue reading HOW did FBI magically miss Clinton LYING to the Benghazi Committee? (Video)

Pelosi: Boehner lacks ‘sensitivity,’ falsely accuses of claiming ‘I rule’

pelosiPossibly giving the hint that Nancy Pelosi and John Boehner aren’t what one would exactly describe as drinking buddies after duty hours, the San Francisco Democrat launched into a tirade slamming the Ohio Republican for not only being out of touch with his inner child, but also for being mad with power. As reported by the conservative-leaning PJ Media news portal on Jan. 22, 2015, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi went after the Speaker of the House for inviting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu to speak before a joint session of the U.S. Congress without first consulting either her or Barack Obama.

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Team Kerry angered over ‘promise’ to cooperate with Benghazi investigation

Upset that no invitation was initially sent…

Many critics of government officials have often compared holding a politician to a promise made is essentially the same as attempting to nail Jello to a tree. Despite complaints that many in the world of politics purposefully become vague and elusive when held to task for past vows made, Rep. Darrell Issa is holding Secretary of State John Kerry to his word to work with Congress, and Team Kerry is less than pleased with the California Republican, as reported by The Washington Examiner (no affiliation with Examiner.com) on May 3, 2014.

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Congress Ships More Weapons to Syrian Rebels

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Your taxpayer dollars hard at work.

Very quietly, the US Congress has authorized shipments of weaponry be sent to the so-called “moderate rebels” in the Free Syrian Army (FSA), as reported by the Reuters news agency via The Jerusalem Post on Jan. 28, 2014.

In one of the few bi-partisan agreements reached in Washington, DC, Democrats lined up behind Barack Obama while Republicans aligning themselves with John McCain all agree that American taxpayer money pay for weapons and other military equipment should be shipped to the FSA.

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Report: Combat wounded vets also face pay cuts to guarantee increased federal spending

United States Marine Cpl. Burness Britt  lifted onto a medevac helicopter. Cpl. Britt was wounded in an IED strike in Helmand Province of southern Afghanistan. The wounded Leatherneck is facing a long recovery after a large piece of shrapnel cut a major artery on his neck. He suffered a stroke and became partially paralyzed.
United States Marine Corporal Burness Britt lifted onto a medevac helicopter. Cpl. Britt was wounded in an IED strike in Helmand Province of southern Afghanistan. The wounded Leatherneck is facing a long recovery after a large piece of shrapnel cut a major artery on his neck. He suffered a stroke and became partially paralyzed.

“Cut military pensions instead of cutting welfare for illegal immigrants…” 

Reporter Elizabeth Harrington of The Washington Free Beacon is dropping a bombshell report on Dec. 17, 2013, citing obtained government documentation illustrating that the architects of the Ryan-Murray Budget deal will not only specifically target only retirees from the Uniformed Services (vice including civilian federal workers) with 20+ years service, but those from the military who were medically retired for wounds received would also face huge cuts to their financially important annual COLA (Cost Of Living Allowance) increases.

The Washington Free Beacon isn’t the only news organ reporting that disabled vets also face cost of living cuts.

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Paul Ryan budget deal with Democrats hammers military retirees

Good luck, suckers.
Good luck, suckers.

“This is the worst kind of example of a shady, backroom deal.” — Col. Michael Barron US Army (Ret.)

The recent proposed federal budget deal cut by the former Republican vice presidential candidate will be payed for out of the flesh of uniformed retirees, as reported by the right-of-center news portal Breitbart.com on Dec. 16, 2013.

Citing CNN Money’s Jennifer Liberto, Matthew Boyle of Breitbart News notes that Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) brokered a deal with Senate Budget Committee Chairwoman Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) that ensured a mere handful of years worth of governmental spending would come at the expense of the annual COLA (Cost of Living Allowances) increases for those retired from the Uniformed Services, to include NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Commissioned Corps) and the (Public Health Service Commissioned Corps (PHS).

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