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Obama's SOTU: Nothing I’m proposing tonight should increase our deficit by a single dime

By Doug Powers  •  February 13, 2013 02:12 PM

Not one dime

Transparency update: Administration legally required to release quarterly stimulus report hasn't done so since June of 2011

By Doug Powers  •  January 27, 2013 11:28 AM

Paging Sheriff Biden!

House Republicans make counter offer to Obama's fiscal cliff non-starter

By Doug Powers  •  December 3, 2012 07:36 PM

Return volley

Obama’s Layoff Bomb

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 31, 2012 09:56 AM

Obama’s Layoff Bomb by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 In June, a diffident and self-deluded President Obama claimed that “the private sector is doing fine.” Last week, the private sector responded: Speak for yourself, buster. Who needs an “October Surprise” when the business headlines are broadcasting the imminent layoff bomb in neon lights? The […]

Update: Bankrupt green crony A123 gets a last-minute lifeline

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 17, 2012 10:01 AM

Hmmmm. We told you yesterday about stimulus-subsidized eco-boondoggle A123′s debt default announcement bankruptcy filing. Turns out it was elaborately orchestrated to induce a rescue by another big green energy interest: Fisker Automotive’s roller-coaster ride took another few steep turns Tuesday when the manufacturer of the battery pack that powers its electric cars filed for bankruptcy […]

Clean-energy Obama crony A123 announces debt default; Update: files for bankruptcy

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 16, 2012 09:51 AM

I told you about $250 million stimulus-subsidized battery maker A123 back in March. Recap: While President Obama was busy lambasting Big Oil tax breaks on Thursday, yet another one of his environmental welfare recipients (the very kind he wants to redistribute oil subsidies to) was teetering on the edge of bankruptcy. Who needs to win […]

Missing in Action: Stimulus Sheriff Joe Biden

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 10, 2012 07:07 AM

Photoshop h/t Radio Patriot Missing in Action: Stimulus Sheriff Joe Biden by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Remember when President Obama bragged about Joe Biden’s fiscal discipline cred in 2009? “To you, he’s Mr. Vice President, but around the White House, we call him the Sheriff,” Obama warned government employees. “Because if you’re misusing […]

Huge budget deficit be damned: California Gov. signs funding bill for $68 billion high speed rail project

By Doug Powers  •  July 21, 2012 01:16 PM

Stimulus assisted bankruptcy accelerator

Nobel Prize-winning economist still pushing idea for ‘fake space alien attack’ stimulus

By Doug Powers  •  May 27, 2012 08:19 PM

We can’t wait

Inevitable: Obama Surpasses Bush in Debt Increase

By Doug Powers  •  March 20, 2012 01:12 PM

Change

Joe Biden: Economic Theories of GOP Candidates Will Lead America to Bankruptcy

By Doug Powers  •  March 16, 2012 04:04 PM

Funniest. Vice President. Ever.

White House Proposal to Stimulate Volt Sales: Jack up the Taxpayer Subsidy to $10,000 Per Car

By Doug Powers  •  March 8, 2012 02:04 PM

Now how much would you pay?

Stimulus-Backed ‘Green’ Bankruptcy of the Week: Ener1

By Doug Powers  •  January 26, 2012 03:06 PM

Battery maker on verge of going terminals-up

Obama’s Green Robber Barons

By Michelle Malkin  •  January 25, 2012 09:13 AM

Obama’s Green Robber Barons by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Had enough of fat cat Barack Obama, his jet-setting wife and his multi-millionaire Chicago consigliere/real-estate mogul Valerie Jarrett attacking the “rich”? Well, brace yourselves. You’ll be hearing much more from the White House about the “wealthy few” who aren’t paying their “fair share” as […]

White House Calls Solyndra Subpoena ‘Unreasonable Burden on the President’s Ability to Meet His Constitutional Duties’

By Doug Powers  •  November 5, 2011 10:22 AM

Historic levels of transparency

Latest Supporter of Passing the Jobs Bill: God

By Doug Powers  •  November 2, 2011 03:09 PM

“We can’t wait!”

California High Speed Rail Project Triples in Projected Cost, Won’t Be Ready for 22 Years

By Doug Powers  •  November 1, 2011 09:02 AM

“Next stop, bankruptcy!”

The Latest Dept of Energy Loan Recipient to Declare Bankruptcy Is…

By Doug Powers  •  October 31, 2011 02:00 PM

**Written by Doug Powers The pessimist sees this as taxpayers being out $43 million, but the optimistic green bureaucrat will compare it to Solyndra and tout it as saving taxpayers $492 million. The latest DoE loan recipient to declare bankruptcy is Beacon Power Corp: A Massachusetts company that received a $43 million Energy Department loan […]

White House Orders Review of Energy Department Loans

By Doug Powers  •  October 28, 2011 04:49 PM

**Written by Doug Powers What are the odds this review determines that there was indeed malfeasance during their watch?** **The Rhetorical Question of the Day was brought to you by QuietRock soundproof doors. When you don’t want to hear the answer, make it QuietRock! From Fox News: The White House has ordered a review of […]

Biden Complains After Reporter ‘Ambush’

By Doug Powers  •  October 25, 2011 10:40 AM

En route

While you were sleeping: Sneaky midnight-hour Senate moves; EduJobs rejected, Commerce nominee/solar subsidy mogul approved, Fannie/Freddie loan limits increased

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 21, 2011 02:11 AM

Yes, I’m still awake. Up at 4am this morning and still going. Got home after a speech in Denver late tonight to find that the Senate (going on 900 + days without a budget) was up to all sorts of stealthy business in the midnight hour. As of 1:28am, the Senate was casting procedural votes […]

Video: ‘Golf Clap Lite’ for the Jobs Bill

By Doug Powers  •  October 20, 2011 10:50 PM

Missing in action

White House Backs Up Biden on ‘Rape and Murder’ Claims

By Doug Powers  •  October 20, 2011 04:41 PM

**Written by Doug Powers White House Spokesman Jay Carney today didn’t stray from Joe Biden’s side over his latest round of fear mongering. Transcript from Real Clear Politics: “I think it would be hard to find anyone that doesn’t agree,” White House press secretary Carney said about Joe Biden’s remark that rapes will increase if […]

Joe Biden Pitches Jobs Bill to 4th Graders

By Doug Powers  •  October 19, 2011 04:19 PM

“Who thinks he’s part of the reason we were born in debt?”

The EduJobs III Bailout; Update – Harry Reid: Who cares about private sector jobs?

By Michelle Malkin  •  October 19, 2011 04:38 AM

Ladies and gentlemen, I hope you are paying attention. Democrats in Washington are turning up the heat on the GOP as they push for quick passage of the “mini” $35 billion union jobs bailout. True to Alinsky form, Team Obama is spinning more emo-narratives centered on saving teachers from layoffs. At a Save the Teachers […]

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