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He’s Back At It; Lindsey Graham Says GOP Needs to Pony Up Emergency Funds to house Obama’s Illegals

July 10, 2014 1 comment

He’s Back At It; Lindsey Graham Says GOP Needs to Pony Up Emergency Funds to house Obama’s Illegalsthegatewaypundit.com ^ | 7/9/14Posted on 7/10/2014, 1:59:38 PM by cotton1706Now that the primary election is over RINO Lindsey Graham can unload again on Republicans.It must feel good to be free.

English: Lindsey Graham, U.S. Senator from Sou...

English: Lindsey Graham, U.S. Senator from South Carolina (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

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New York Times: Demonizing Sgt. Bergdahl…

June 7, 2014 1 comment

New York Times: Demonizing Sgt. Bergdah

lThe New York Times via the Salt Lake Tribune ^ | Friday, June 6, 2014 | EditorialPosted on 6/7/2014, 9:03:45 AM by kristinnFour months ago, Sen. John McCain said he would support the exchange of five hard-core Taliban leaders for the release of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl.”I would support ways of bringing him home,” he told CNN, “and if exchange was one of them I think that would be something I think we should seriously consider.

“But the instant the Obama administration actually made that trade, McCain, as he has so often in the past…SNIPThough we criticized the administration for ignoring the law in not informing Congress of the transfer of the Taliban detainees 30 days in advance, leave it to Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina and other hyperventilators to claim that continued release of prisoners from Guantánamo without prior notice is now considered an impeachable offense, a ludicrous leap.SNIPThis duck-and-cover response is the result of the outrageous demonization of Bergdahl in the absence of actual facts. Republican operatives have arranged for soldiers in his unit to tell reporters that he was a deserter who cost the lives of several soldiers searching for him.

In fact, a review of casualty reports by Charlie Savage and Andrew Lehren of The New York Times showed there is no clear link between any military deaths and the search.SNIPAnd a classified military report shows that Bergdahl had walked away from assigned areas at least twice before and had returned, according to a report in The New York Times on Thursday.

 

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Poll: Lindsey Graham Has 40-Point Lead for Tuesday’s Primary but still under 50%!

June 6, 2014 1 comment

Poll: Lindsey Graham Has 40-Point Lead for Tuesday’s Primary but still under 50%!newsmax.com ^ | 6/5/14 | Lisa DegnenPosted on 6/6/2014, 9:35:40 AM by cotton1706

As voters prepare for June 10th elections, a Palmetto Poll finds incumbents have an edge, with Sen. Lindsey Graham far ahead of his Republican primary opponents.

 

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Threatened Republican Impeachment of Obama a Useless Joke…

June 5, 2014 8 comments

By Judi McLeod

Thursday, June 5, 2014

Given that five violent Taliban terrorists in the Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl tradeoff are now on the loose, being in Qatar is on the loose, it’s got to be the biggest joke of all time that Republican lawmakers would call for President Barack Obama’s impeachment—”if he released more prisoners from Guantanamo Bay”.

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English: Barack Obama delivers a speech at the University of Southern California (Video of the speech) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

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Chuck Baldwin — Why John Boehner Hates The Tea Party

May 22, 2014 1 comment

By Chuck Baldwin

May 22, 2014

NewsWithViews.com

What is now called the Tea Party began in 2007 as a loosely-organized yet highly-motivated grassroots support effort for Congressman Ron Paul‘s bid for the White House. Since those early days, a lot has happened to the Tea Party.

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English: This is a photo of Dr. Charles “Chuck” Baldwin, the 2008 Constitution Party (a United States third party) Presidential candidate. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

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‘We Will Not Tolerate It’: Democrats, Establishment GOP Unite Behind… Sen. Ted Cruz? | Video | TheBlaze.com

April 8, 2014 1 comment

WASHINGTON (TheBlaze/AP) — The Senate approved a bill Monday to bar a former hostage-taker tapped to be Iran’s ambassador to the United Nations from entering the United States.

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By voice vote, Republicans and Democrats united behind the legislation sponsored by Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, that reflected congressional animosity toward Tehran and its selection of Hamid Aboutalebi. Iran’s envoy choice was a member of a Muslim student group that held 52 Americans hostage for 444 days in the 1979 seizure of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran.

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The Price Of ‘Certainty’ ….. “…document stipulates an “Annual adjustment of retired pay and retainer pay amounts for retired members of the Armed Forces under age 62.” Judging by the apoplexy among members of the military, the verbiage means cuts to the warfare arm of the welfare-warfare state.” | BarelyABlog

December 17, 2013 14 comments

The Price Of ‘Certainty

Debt,Democrats,Foreign Policy,Government,Military,Republicans

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obama-destruction1 (Photo credit: GunnyG1345)

 

Sec. 401. of the ‘‘Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013’’ (on page 2 of 77 pages) stipulates the obvious “Increase in contributions to Federal Employees’ Retirement System for new employees.” Well of course.

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