Caroline Baum: Obama wants to make sure you don't retire rich
How Quantitative Easing Helps the Rich and Soaks the Rest of Us
At the same time, all Americans have seen the prices of basic goods increase over the past few years in large part due to rising commodities prices. The whole idea of QE is to drive investors out of lower risk investments like mortgage backed securities and government debt and get them to put that money in “more productive” use—lend it, build skyscrapers, invest in technology, etc. Since there is little confidence about the future of the economy, many investors have crowded into the stock market with their money, and still others have invested in commodities.
Quantitative Easing is Economic Suicide
November 3, 2010
Quantitative Easing is Economic Suicide
Understand the enormous "rewards" which a government receives for lying, by grossly under-stating the rate of inflation. Payouts on $100's of billions of U.S. government benefits per year are indexed to the rate of "official" inflation. By grossly understating inflation (and cheating all of the recipients of those benefits), the U.S. government can get an instant, multibillion dollar windfall from that one lie, alone (every year).
Neil Macdonald: The 'monarchs of money' and the war on savers
As Ros Altmann, a longtime pension manager and director of the London School of Economics, puts it, quantitative easing has amounted to a "monumental social experiment" — a large-scale transfer of wealth from older people to younger people.
Va. has most registered machine guns in US
There were 30,220 registered fully automatic machine guns in Virginia as of March. Florida had the second-highest total with 29,128, followed by California with 28,774. Nationally, there were nearly 500,000 registered machine guns, according to an annual report from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
.Knob Creek Machine Gun Shoot 2012 .
14 United States Governors : Prepare State Militia Defenses, To Be Ready Against Obama’s Rogue Federal Forces!
Obama is angered by the several State Governors who have reestablished “State Defense Forces.” These forces are described as: “State Defense Forces (also known as State Guards, State Military Reserves, State Militias) in the United States are military units that operate under the sole authority of a state government; they are not regulated by the National Guard Bureau nor are they part of the Army National Guard of the United States. State Defense Forces are authorized by state and federal law and are under the command of the governor of each state. State Defense Forces are distinct from their state’s National Guard in that they cannot become federal entities.”
The Arms Export Control Act
Forget executive orders: Obama finds creative means to bypass Congress
Daily Show: Congressional Insider Trading Stock or Fu*ker Act Gutted
Watch house proceedings live on issues important to you.
Could be a connection for the senate too. Have not looked yet.
Yep, sure do.
I did not know they had this on the internet as I have cable.
Egyptian Cleric: Soon We Will See The Flag Of Allah Over The White House
Trial begins for officials accused in Obama, Clinton ballot petition fraud
BOSTON TRUTH: The “Chechen Connection”, Al Qaeda and the Boston Marathon Bombings
”...the Chechen [family] background is maybe a part of what leads them [the two suspects] to do what they do,” said Lorenzo Vidino, an expert on Chechen militants at the Center for Security Studies in Zurich.” … A profile on the Russian social-networking site Vkontakte that appears to belong to Dzhokhar Tsarnaev includes a propaganda clip rallying jihadists to go to Syria to fight alongside rebels there, citing sayings from the Prophet Muhammad. [Amply documented, it just so happens that the jihadist foreign fighters in Syria are recruited by the US and its allies] (Wall Street Journal, op cit.)
Americans 'snapping' by the millions
Such a radical change cannot be accomplished while Americans are calm, happy, content and grateful for their blessings. Citizens must be unhappy and stressed out. Indeed, widespread popular discontent has always been the required fuel for leftist transformation.
Just reading a few pages into Saul Alinsky’s notorious “Rules for Radicals,” one encounters repeated confirmation that the very key to radical “change” is keeping the populace angry, encouraging their grievances, stoking their resentments and making sure they are continually upset. That is the primary psychological dynamic of “community organizing” – and America today is led by community-organizer-in-chief Barack Obama, a long-time master practitioner and instructor in Alinsky’s neo-Marxist agitation methods.
Experts: Boston attack caused by US-led policies in Russia's Caucasus
Russia has long warned the Americans that flirting with various separatist and terrorist organizations of the North Caucasus would not lead to anything good.
Looks like a lot of law to be sorted out by congress on this.
A thank you to our founding fathers for the constitution.
I can see why some hate the constitution.
Printz v. United States
The question presented in these cases is whether certain interim provisions of the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, Pub. L. 103-159, 107 Stat. 1536, commanding state and local law enforcement officers to conduct background checks on prospective handgun purchasers and to perform certain related tasks, violate the Constitution.
BRADY HANDGUN VIOLENCE
PREVENTION ACT OF 1993
All states have the option to implement a state
based NICS program. Such states serve as a point
of contact (POC) between the NICS and the state’s
s. The FFLs conducting business in these POC
states contact a state
designated agency to initiate
all background checks.
The FFLs conducting business in the states that do
not operate in a POC capacity, otherwise known as
POC states, contact the FB
I Criminal Justice
Information Services Division’s NICS Section to
initiate background checks. Also, several states
share responsibility with the FBI for processing
background checks for the state’s FFLs. These
POC states process the FFL’s handgun
checks, while the FBI processes the FFL’s long gun
A deny message from the NICS indicates
subject of the background check has be
matched with a similar name and/or similar
descriptive information of a record containing a
state law prohibition or the following
U.S.C. §922 (g)(1)
Has been convicted in any court of a crime
punishable by imprison
ment for a term
exceeding one year
U.S.C. §922 (g)(2)
Is a fugitive from justice
U.S.C. §922 (g)(3)
Is an unlawful user of or addicted to any
U.S.C. §922 (g)(4)
Has been adjudicated as a mental defective
or committed to a me
U.S.C. §922 (g)(5)
Is an alien illegally or unlawfully in the
United States or who has been admitted to the
United States under a nonimmigrant visa
U.S.C. §922 (g)(6)
Has been discharged from the Armed Forces
under dishonorable co
U.S.C. §922 (g)(7)
Having been a citizen of the United States,
has renounced U.S. citizenship
U.S.C. §922 (g)(8)
Is subject to a court order that restrains the
person from harassing, stalking, or
threatening an intimate partner or child of
such intimate partner
U.S.C. §922 (g)(9)
Has been convicted in any court of a
misdemeanor crime of domestic violence
U.S.C. §922 (n)
Is under indictment for a crime punishable by
imprisonment for a term exceeding one year
Please reference the Fede
ral Register, Volume
62, Number 124,
Rules and Regulations
more complete definitions of the prohibiting
2006 FBI Statistics on Crimes Committed by Illegal Aliens
CaPoliticalNews ^ | November 12, 2006 | FBI/INS
comment by jap69
These above stats are from 2006. So what are the stats today. I did not take the time to look further. That is all I needed to see as I doubt things have improved since then.
During my search I seen another article of an estimated 12 homicides per day committed by illegal aliens. That adds up to 4,380 yearly.
Sort of looks that way I would think.
I see ICE picked up three in Boston Mass area in todays news.
Plus the FBI or whomever had these two brothers under survelliance the last few years.
Immigration reform. I think they might better tighten up on enforcement of current laws.
Obama Team Rolls Out Special Interest to Fight Special Interests
OFA may also differ in the size of its grassroots army, which it has inherited from Obama’s 2012 campaign. In the briefing Wednesday, officials with the new group laid out some numbers: Over 10,000 neighborhood team captains, 1,200 watch parties organized for the most recent State of the Union Address, over 100 events in recent weeks asking members of Congress to support greater gun control, 1.1 million people who have “done at least one volunteer action,” since the campaign ended, though “sending a tweet” counted as a volunteer action.
Gun control backers consider strategy after Senate defeat
The most striking example came from Obama's own campaign operation, Organizing for Action, which announced it would mobilize supporters against both Democrats and Republicans who opposed the background-check plan.
Obama angry in defeat
“The defeat raises questions about Obama’s ability to unify congressional Democrats and to mobilize supporters via his nascent Organizing for Action, a first-of-its-kind political machine controlled by the White House…. Conversely, his rivals may now feel emboldened to block Obama’s entire agenda.”
IL Dems Revolt Against Gun Control Law
Immigration bill contains 400 waivers, exceptions and exemptions
“WAIVER.—The Secretary, in the Secretary’s sole and unreviewable discretion, may waive the application of subparagraph (A) on behalf of an alien,” says one passage on page 71 of the complex document.
The document mentions “discretion” or “discretionary” 41 times.
Ann Coulter: Marco Rubio 'Lying' About Immigration 'Like Democrats'
Coulter quoted Rubio from Fox News Sunday, explaining his border security enforcement mechanism – something she described as a “merely meaningless goal.”
"Basically, Homeland Security will have five years to meet that goal,” Rubio said on Fox. “If after five years, Homeland Security has not met that number, it will trigger the Border Commission, who will then take over this issue for them.”
Was listening to Rush interview Rubio this afternoon about immigration.Only listenened for about 10 minutes as I was busy with other things.
Rush asked Rubio about border enforcement in the bill being enforced before other things kicking in. I could not beleive what Rubio said. Rubio said the immigration bill gives border security ten years to figure out how to enforce border security aftet the bill is passed.
TEN YEARS!!!! It takes ten years to figure out border security? If this country has not figured out how to enforce border security in over 200 years we have a bunch of dumb asses running this government.
Feinstein bill defeated
Senate defeats background checks amendment. 54/45 60 votes needed
Let us say right up front that we realize this case will be used by those on both
sides of the abortion debate. We ourselves cover a spectrum of personal beliefs about the
morality of abortion. For us as a criminal grand jury, however, the case is not about that
controversy; it is about disregard of the law and disdain for the lives and health of
mothers and infants. We find common ground in exposing what happened here, and in
recommending measures to prevent anything like this from ever happening again.
FAIR's Media Contact List, Let your voice be heard! Talk back to the media.
This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on January 3, 2013, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.
Introduced Jan 03, 2013
Referred to Committee Jan 03, 2013
Reported by Committee ...
Passed House ...
Passed Senate ...
Signed by the President ...
2% chance of getting past committee.
0% chance of being enacted.
Only 11% of House bills made it past committee and only 3% were enacted in 2011–2013. [show factors | methodology]
SEC. 102. APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS.
(a) In General- In order to be issued a firearm license under this title, an individual shall submit to the Attorney General (in accordance with the regulations promulgated under subsection (b)) an application, which shall include--
(1) a current, passport-sized photograph of the applicant that provides a clear, accurate likeness of the applicant;
(2) the name, address, and date and place of birth of the applicant;
(3) any other name that the applicant has ever used or by which the applicant has ever been known;
(4) a clear thumb print of the applicant, which shall be made when, and in the presence of the entity to whom, the application is submitted;
(5) with respect to each category of person prohibited by Federal law, or by the law of the State of residence of the applicant, from obtaining a firearm, a statement that the individual is not a person prohibited from obtaining a firearm;
(6) a certification by the applicant that the applicant will keep any firearm owned by the applicant safely stored and out of the possession of persons who have not attained 18 years of age;
(7) a certificate attesting to the completion at the time of application of a written firearms examination, which shall test the knowledge and ability of the applicant regarding--
(A) the safe storage of firearms, particularly in the vicinity of persons who have not attained 18 years of age;
(B) the safe handling of firearms;
(C) the use of firearms in the home and the risks associated with such use;
(D) the legal responsibilities of firearms owners, including Federal, State, and local laws relating to requirements for the possession and storage of firearms, and relating to reporting requirements with respect to firearms; and
(E) any other subjects, as the Attorney General determines to be appropriate;
(8) an authorization by the applicant to release to the Attorney General or an authorized representative of the Attorney General any mental health records pertaining to the applicant;
(9) the date on which the application was submitted; and
(10) the signature of the applicant.
(b) Regulations Governing Submission- The Attorney General shall promulgate regulations specifying procedures for the submission of applications to the Attorney General under this section, which regulations shall--
(1) provide for submission of the application through a licensed dealer or an office or agency of the Federal Government designated by the Attorney General;
(2) require the applicant to provide a valid identification document (as defined in section 1028(d)(2) of title 18, United States Code) of the applicant, containing a photograph of the applicant, to the licensed dealer or to the office or agency of the Federal Government, as applicable, at the time of submission of the application to that dealer, office, or agency; and
(3) require that a completed application be forwarded to the Attorney General not later than 48 hours after the application is submitted to the licensed dealer or office or agency of the Federal Government, as applicable.
(1) IN GENERAL- The Attorney General shall charge and collect from each applicant for a license under this title a fee in an amount determined in accordance with paragraph (2).
(2) FEE AMOUNT- The amount of the fee collected under this subsection shall be not less than the amount determined by the Attorney General to be necessary to ensure that the total amount of all fees collected under this subsection during a fiscal year is sufficient to cover the costs of carrying out this title during that fiscal year, except that such amount shall not exceed $25.
Newtown In The Clinic: Media Ignore The Gosnell Trial
Get your guns confiscated as being a threat.
I could think of a lot of reasons to confiscate guns under this gun bill.
Woman reads Constitution; has guns confiscated
llegal Alien Propaganda: A Critical Lesson in Terminology and Tactics
Our nation’s laws constitute a contract that every citizen implicitly agrees to respect. Those who violate it face sanctions of corresponding severity. If certain individuals can avoid sanction and gain special privilege through political power—despite their blatant violations—then the rule of law becomes
meaningless, and is replaced by a society based on political power alone. That is called dictatorship. Yet this is what the illegal immigration lobby wants us to accept.
When dealing with Marxists, the “moderates” compromise away our rights, our livelihoods and our country to people and agendas that are inherently destructive to our society.
"then it stands to reason that it should also make you mentally incompetent to hold public office."
Spanky T Smackme • 38 minutes ago
Here is a good thought.
If taking an antidepressant makes you mentally incompetent for firearms ownership, then it stands to reason that it should also make you mentally incompetent to hold public office.
If you want to confiscate the guns, then you need to kick politicians out of office.
comment by jap69
What else is in this gun control bill to confiscate guns? Or could be added after the bill is signed at the discretion of the gun control agency head or added by executive order.
A persons opposition on a political issue?
Treatment for alcoholism?
Treatment for drug abuse?
Ones attitude about political parties?
Have school records of being a defiant individual?
The list can go on.
Race, class and Marxism
That they had a gun.
Will that make the national news?
You be obedient to your slave master Obama. You are now Obama community property and you best do and follow his command as well as the commands of his field leaders.
He has put ya awl back in chains.
What you voted for may just leave a sour taste in your mouth. Plus leave scars of leg irons.
With Lady Thatcher
Feds Spend $1.6 Million to Restore “La Raza” Murals Celebrating “Aztlan” and Che Guevara
Justice Holmes and the Empty Constitution
Lochner’s Other Legacy: An Empty Debate
By arguing that the Constitution is nothing but a highly formalized mechanism for molding subjective opinions into law, Holmes shifted the terms of public debate toward discussion of whose subjective opinions count.
POINTS OF LAW
Which support and in turn are supported
by the Constitution of the United States of America
1. "Where the meaning of the Constitution is clear and unambiguous, there can be no resort to
construction to attribute to the founders a purpose or intent not manifest in its letter." Norris v.
Baltimore, 172, MD 667; 192 A 531.0
3. "All laws which are repugnant to the Constitution are null and void." Marbury v. Madison, 5
US (2 Cranch) 137, 174, 176, (1803)
Comment by jap69
Is the second ammendment clear in its meaning?
Are these gun control laws repugnant to the constitution?
"A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed."
The $4 Billion Obamacare Slush Fund for Progressives
Medicare: Sequestration Cuts Small Potatoes Compared to Obamacare Cuts
Runoff election for district 1 primary in South Carolina.
Looks like Mark Sanford wins the republican runoff.
This is horrible.
The Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt is attacking our President Obama and state department on twitter. Telling him to mind his own business.
After the Cairo speech and his support for the Arab spring this is what they do to our president.
Awful, just awful
Keep them busy up to 6 months or so on that.
Then he sneaks in all this other sh!t when no one is looking.
Played 481 for 5 days today. 485 came out tonight. I am not to keen on an exact order returning to quickly. But they do within a certain time frame as that is one of my methods to pick str8s.
Looks like I will need to go out and buy another number tomorrow. No cookies and milk for the kids this week.
did that piss me off.
Obama Will Use Nixon-Era Law to Fight Climate Change
In taking the step, Obama would be fulfilling a vow to act alone in the face of a Republican-run House of Representatives unwilling to pass measures limiting greenhouse gases. He’d expand the scope of a Nixon-era law that was first intended to force agencies to assess the effect of projects on air, water and soil pollution.
While the Obama administration’s guidance could be easily rescinded by the next administration, the court rulings that stem from these cases will live on as precedents, Mannina said.
Just about run me in the poor house too.
Bought 481 exact $0.50 str8 mid and eve for five draws each. Got tired of going to store morning and night. Probably save the $5.00 in gas for the week.
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