Tag Archives: John Boehner

Fear, Fear & more Fear is the only tool politicians have left in Washington as March 1st cuts arrive


Fear seems to be the only tool both Republicans and Democrats have left as the Sequester cuts arrive at March 1st. President Obama is touring the country tell the American people of the coming doom if cuts go into affect because of the Republicans in Congress. He is promising furloughing […]

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How the budget cuts will affect you


With a 5 percent budget cuts across the board going into effect on March 1st, both Republicans and Democrats are blaming each other for who’s idea it was about the Sequester. The Sequester was agreed upon in 2011 during the debt ceiling fight. Instead of sending the country into default, […]

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John Boehner retains speakership, chokes up during opening speech


The de-facto leader of the Republican party John Boehner retains the job of Speaker of the House, but it wasn’t a smooth process. During the roll-call vote for the Speakership, many Republican members voted for other people such as Colin Powell (not serving in the House). The 112th Congress was […]

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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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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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A victory for the American people.


This is a victory for the American people, Congress has finally blinked. Lets hope the Republican lead Congress will work for all the American people in 2012… Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

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The Justice Department settlement with Bank of America and the effect on the housing market


Lately, every time I turn on the news or read an article it’s about Bank of America. BOA over the last few months has seen a downward trend in the stock market. A month ago Bank of America was threatening to raise ATM fees to help raise money they lost […]

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Lets get ready to rumble, President Obama Vs. Speaker Boehner over the Payroll tax cut plan.


I think everyone is finally realizing what the Republican party stands for, tax cut for the rich only. I just don’t understand why some people call themselves Republican. Yes, Conservative but not Republican. Talk about taxation without representation. In a bill passed by Republican and Democrats in the Senate by […]

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What is a payroll tax cut and how does it affect me?


If you don’t understand the payroll tax cut then here is a video to help you. The Obama administration is trying to extend the tax cut while Republicans in Congress are blocking it. Well, they aren’t blocking it, they just want the middle class to pay for their own tax […]

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Obama’s domestic problem doesn’t follow him once outside the US.


The Obama Administration is struggling domestically, but outside of the United States of America Obama is “the man”. The Republican Tea Party has taken over Congress with the plan to do nothing to help this President. They’ve blocked every piece of Obama domestic packages from his current jobs package to […]

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What is the 112th Congress up to lately?


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John Boehner is mad about Obama using executive orders.


The House Leader John Boehner is crying again, this time it’s over President Obama using executive orders to help the American people. This Republican Congress lead by John Boehner will go down in history as the second “do nothing Congress”. With an approve rating of 9%, I’m shocked John Boehner […]

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Republicans voted to raise taxes??


The country’s fiscal problems have taken center stage as Republicans in the Senate voted to end ethanol subsidies.  Now, this isn’t really a tax increase, but it is an extra $5 billion a year for the government.  I believe this is a step in the right direction for Republican b/c […]

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