The real problem in Washington is that many don’t understand the concept of economic growth. . . Just as importantly: Many don’t understand that it is imperative to economic prosperity including survival of welfare programs. Carl Schramm, economist and columnist, pointed out that some people in Washington actually believe growth is bad for the economy.
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Carl Schramm, economist and columnist, joined the program to talk about the lack of growth in the US economy:
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Rich Danker – American Principles in Action Economic Director - joined the program to discuss just how wrong Janet Yellen is for Fed Chairman. (Chairwoman?)
Powerful or Pitiful?
Pat Michaels, with Cato, joined the program to discuss the IPCC report on global warming:
Ezra Klein is an Idiot:
Homework assignment for high schoolers: Pretend you’re on a death panel. (FoxNews)
Apparently prison security guards are “non-essential” personnel. . . The prisoners, however, are still getting paid. (FoxNews)
Obama finally decided to pay for military funerals.
Best word to attach to Boehner? “Caving.” (AP)
Reid won’t say if he’s read all the Obamacare regulations. . . Duh. He’s probably not capable of skimming through 10,300 pages of legalize. . . (CNSNews)
Yep. . . That’s government for you: The (broken) Obamacare websites cost more than private sector websites – and they work less efficiently. (Or, sometimes, not at all.) (DigitalTrends)
Then again, did anyone think the Feds could actually pull off a highly sophisticated technological process? Didn't think so. (WashingtonPost)
Andrea Mitchell gets a bit uncomfortable when her Republican guest refuses to accept her narrative. (MRCTV)
Obama hits a new low with his “politics of pain” approach to the shutdown. (NYTimes)
A new study says that US adults are dumber than average. . . Duh: Just look at who we send to Washington. (NYPost)
The new drug dealer Fed chief is likely to continue the Bernanke policy of easy money. (Telegraph)
Obama’s meeting with some conservative columnists. . . They should brace themselves for tax trouble. (Politico)
So. . . WWII vets can’t visit their memorial, but illegals can rally on the National mall for amnesty? (Breitbart)
Maybe we should just outlaw childhood? (CBS)
Alright. . . This is low; even for Obama’s politics-of-pain-shutdown. (CNSNews)
Um. . . Of Course China doesn’t want us to default. (Bloomberg)
The Tuesday program in its entirety:
The Monday program in its entirety:
America Needs a Sensible Approach to Illegal Immigration
| Victor Davis Hanson
How Dumb Do They Think We Are?
| Derek Hunter
Why Do Bill and Hillary Clinton Still Get a Pass?
| Larry Elder
How Cruz, Fiorina, and even Trump are Saving the Republican Brand
| Carl Jackson
President Obama: Out of (Touch with) Africa
| Ken Blackwell
Debates vs. Debates
| Cal Thomas
Happy Birthday to Robert
| Jackie Gingrich Cushman
Flogging the Flag Where There Is None
| Debra J. Saunders
Message to the Political Elite: Trump Gets It, You Don't
| Matt Towery
The Failure of Status-Quo Christianity
| Michael Brown
Quotes of the Day | Jazz Shaw
Q-Poll: Colorado voters reject tougher gun laws | Matt Vespa
Totes Obvs: the word “American” is problematic in a university environment | Jazz Shaw
Video: Tom Cotton dismantles Kerry on Iran deal secrecy, regime’s ongoing terrorism | Guy Benson
Bernie Sanders gets one right … sorta | Bruce McQuain
From “Gamers Are Dead” to “We’re All Gamers” in less than a year | C.T. Rex
Pakistani Police Kill Militant Leader
Top Afghan leader, Mullah Omar, reported dead
Obama stresses Importance of Youth Job Training in Africa
Western India Slammed by Monsoon Season
What You Missed: Senate Hearing on Iran Nuclear Deal
More than 1,000 young immigrants get Nebraska driver’s licenses
| Deena Winter
No honor guard for highly decorated former Milwaukee police officer?
| M.D. Kittle
Democratic Party boss stalls election, ‘disenfranchises voters’
| Kenric Ward
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