Category Archives: 112th congress

Could the 113th Congress surpass the 112th Congress as the worst ever??


House members have been in Washington fewer than three days a week on average. Senators didn’t have a work week of five days for the first seven months of the year, so why are we paying them. It’s unimaginable to think the 113th would be worst then the 112th Congress, […]

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House avoids fiscal cliff passing the bill 257-167 with bipartisan support


With the “fiscal cliff” avoided, Obama gave a few comments about Congress and the future of debt negotiations. He’ll fly back to Hawaii tomorrow to finish his holiday vacation.

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112th Congress and why it’s the worst ever!


The One Hundred Twelfth United States Congress is considered the worst Congress in the history of the United States. This Congress has passed the least amount of meaningful bills and has been the most polarized Congress since Reconstruction. Although the 112th Congress has a few days to go before the […]

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Fiscal Cliff Cartoons


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How Paul Ryan has changed the 2012 presidential campaign


The Romney campaign has thrown a curve ball and selected Congressman Paul Ryan as his Vice President pick. This was a very dangerous choice. Paul Ryan is the poster child of what is wrong with Washington DC, the Romney campaign team must not know the 112th Congress (controlled by Republicans) […]

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The real numbers behind the Democrat/Republican tax plans


The American people are screaming for a third party or an alternative to the status quo, but we’re stuck with what we have, for the moment. Last week, both the Democrat and Republican party showed us their cards for their solution to our budget deficit and taxes. Democrats are calling […]

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Proposed 28th amendment to the U.S. constitution


Today, an email is circulating for a proposition to amend our constitution for the benefit of our greater good, and to secure our soldiers future. If passed, this would be our 28th amendment to the constitution of the United States of America. Our current Congress over the last three years […]

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The student loan interest rate will double to 6.8% if Congress doesn’t renew interest rate bill


With the treasury bond being sold at a 2% rate and the mortgage rate around 4%, why are Republicans trying to double the college loan interest rate to 6.8%? Why are Republicans trying to hurt the middle class again? It’s not fair to raise taxes on the rich, but it’s […]

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Rep. Bobby Rush (D-Ill.) was kicked off the House floor for wearing a hoody


Rep. Bobby Rush was kicked off the house floor for violating house rules. The house rule: Clause 5 of Rule 17 prohibits the wearing of hats in the chamber when the House is in session,” Harper said after Rush had been taken out. “The chair finds that the donning of […]

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Paul Ryan’s budget plan is for the birds…


The second version of the Rep. Paul Ryan budget would be a big blow to the middle and lower classes. Ryan’s plan is to cut an additional $5 trillion more than the Obama administration mainly through cutting our social safety net. The cuts would come from Medicare, Medicaid, eliminating the […]

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Wall St. stuck in political purgatory?


Wall Street is looking for change, but not the change people are thinking. Watching T.V. you would think Wall Street is hoping for a new American President, but in fact Wall Street is looking for both parties to get along. Plus, with new elections around the world, the only stable […]

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The Obama Administration cave to the Catholic church…


The Catholic church win on the argument to force religions to pay for birthcontrol. The church continues to fight against women equality, Republican will try to use this issue during the 2012 campaign. Without real issues for the Republicans to run on, social issues will be the main focus in […]

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Rep. Gabrielle Giffords Announces Resignation


The announcement by Rep. Gabby Giffords that she’s leaving Congress. I just love this women. She is strong, cool, and very sweet. How could anyone do such a thing to Gabby. Good always win over evil…

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Obama tells the Republican Congress “no” to the oil pipeline


The Republicans in House of Representatives thought they could tie the payroll tax cut to the oil pipeline but they were wrong. Obama said no to the project. The Republicans had to know he would say no because we don’t have the reviews back to see if it’s environmental friendly […]

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Happy birthday Gitmo…10 years and counting


Today marks the 10 years anniversary of the U.S. Naval Base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba called Gitmo. This detainment center for terrorist has been called un-American, while other has called it a matter of national security. Bush started the program after 9/11 and Obama has promised to close the program […]

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