Monthly Archives: September 2014

The Reagan that Never Was

Republicans worship the legacy of Ronald Reagan. His name is mentioned frequently as the ideal conservative (sometimes by Democrats). Anti-tax advocate, Grover Norquist, has successfully promoted the Reagan legacy as something worthy of numerous big-city streets being named after the former president; and he has pushed for coins and Mount Rushmore engravings on top of […]

The Sequester

Here is the President’s budgets savings plan meant to avoid to the sequester.http://www.whitehouse.gov/issues/sequester/the-presidents-plan Most Americans agree with the President’s balanced approach to deficit reduction: Speaker of the House, Republican John Boehner lied about the President not having a plan: http://www.politifact.com/truth-o-meter/statements/2013/mar/04/john-boehner/house-speaker-john-boehner-says-obama-democrats-ha/ Again, you can be a great leader, but when the opposition refuses to even consider […]