- "8 people own half of the world’s wealth, there are no geo-political boundaries; just political puppets and distractions. Wealth is not infinite. When you take that much money out of the world economy, you get where we are today.
Monthly Archives: December 2012
Amid calls for tighter restrictions on guns following last week’s deadly rampage in Connecticut, Texas Republican Gov. Rick Perry said at a tea party event Monday that anyone with a concealed handgun license in the Lone Star State should be … Continue reading
“Aides to Boehner said the president’s latest offer features $1.3 trillion in tax revenues and $930 billion in spending cuts; the Republicans want a one-to-one ratio. “We hope to continue discussions with the president so we can reach an agreement … Continue reading
“Federal officials expressed pride when they announced their $1.9 billion money-laundering settlement with HSBC. But almost as soon as the news broke Tuesday, critics repeated the questions familiar in cases involving big banks: Why wasn’t HSBC indicted, and why aren’t … Continue reading
“As protesters descended on the Michigan Statehouse Tuesday, two controversial “right-to-work” measures that would weaken unions’ power were signed into law. The House approved two bills, which the Senate already passed last week. Both chambers are dominated by Republicans. On … Continue reading
“Republican Sen. Jim DeMint of South Carolina will resign from his Senate seat as of Dec. 31 to take over as head of the Heritage Foundation, his office announced Thursday. “I honestly believe that I can do a lot more … Continue reading