Once again, Barack Obama, Jim Clyburn, and fellow Democrats defend their latest round of “stimulus spending” in the extenders legislation by pointing to hundreds of thousands of firefighter, teacher, and police jobs which need to be “saved” from state budget cuts. Do they really expect us to swallow yet again that there is no other other spending the states could trim instead?
Firemen, Teachers, and Cops! Oh My!
By Asher Embry
Firemen, teachers, and cops:
Democrats use them as props.
O’s always pretending
(With stimulus spending)
Their imminent layoffs he stops.
(You can read more of Asher Embry’s Political Verse at www.politicalverse.com.)
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?