June 29, 2012

On the Supreme Court Obamacare ruling…

A giant, total fraud was perpetrated on this country yesterday. The Supreme Court, as an institution, is forever tarnished. There are now no limits, anywhere, on the size, scope, the growth, of government. We were the victims of a purposeful, intentional fraud yesterday. There is no way – were anybody in Washington concerned about the constitution – there is no way Obamacare gets anywhere close to being law in this country. There is no way it even approaches constitutionality. And the Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court knew that. Felt it was his duty, however, to “save” the legislation. I don’t even care about motivation. I don’t care if it’s ‘cause he wants the New York Times and Washington Post to love him. I don’t care if it’s ‘cause he wants to be the next John Marshall. I don’t care. All I know is that we were defrauded in front of our eyes.

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June 28, 2012 [ Court Ruling on Obamacare ]

On the 5-4 decision of the Supreme Court, led by Chief Justice John Roberts, that Obamacare is constitutional…

What we now have is the biggest tax increase in the history of the world. What we have been told by the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court and four liberals on the court – Obamacare’s just a massive tax increase. That’s all it is. Obama lied to us about that. He lied to Democrats – lied, it wasn’t a tax, there was no way it was a tax. The Chief Justice was hell-bound, hell-bent to find a way to make this law applicable, so he just decided, “You know what? As a tax increase it works, because there’s no limit on the federal government’s ability to tax. It’s right there in the preamble to the constitution: right there in Article 1, Section 8, General Welfare Clause. It’s been established. Congress can tax whatever, whoever, whenever, how much they want.” … Even when they don’t ask for it, the Supreme Court is gonna find a way to make what they want to do legal, ‘cause John Roberts said, “It’s not our job here to forbid this. It’s not our job to protect people from outcomes. It’s not our job to determine what it is, right or wrong, or any of that, we just get to look at it and we can’t forbid this, this is what the elected representatives of the people want.” Now the elected representatives of the people were deceived.

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June 27, 2012

On the Supreme Court’s impending decision on the constitutionality of Obamacare…

Many people I know, and many people I don’t know, are now predicting what the Supreme Court is going to do on Obamacare tomorrow. And I haven’t kept a running tally of all the predictions from people I know and people I don’t know, in the media and outside the media. But it sure seems like most people think, that at a minimum, the mandate’s gone. By 5-4. With Roberts writing the majority opinion and Ginsburg writing the dissent.

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June 25, 2012

On the Obama Administration’s refusal to enforce federal immigration law…

If the President of the United States can choose to enforce or not enforce law(s) because he likes them or doesn’t like them – what about us? What if we disagree with the speeding law? What if we disagree with the driving while drinking law? What if we disagree with the drug laws? “Mr. President, I don’t like that law. I don’t like [a] law that says I can’t smoke all the marijuana I want! Screw you!” Well we know what would happen to us. We don’t have the ability to choose which laws we obey or not. Without consequence. He does. The only consequence for him is at the ballot box. It’s the only consequence he faces. And that’s once every four years.

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June 22, 2012

On news that Obama’s campaign is asking would-be donors to forego wedding and party gifts in favor of donations to reelect the President…

You’re getting married? You got a birthday? You’re supposed to tell your guests to donate to Obama instead of to you. It’s right here. Obama’s asking people who’re getting married to forego gifts for themselves and ask guests to give to him… yeah that’s the guy who’s calling other people greedy and selfish – exactly right. Now, Valerie Jarrett… her daughter got married not long ago. I wonder – did she forego gifts – Valerie Jarrett’s daughter? Did Obama ask Valerie Jarrett’s daughter to ask her wedding guests to send money to him? No way. You know it didn’t happen… How long is it going to be before Obama starts asking people to remember his campaign in their wills? Can’t you see it now? A web site – “If one of my death panels determines that your life is to end, please remember my reelection campaign in your will.” It’d be just as brazen as asking you to forget wedding gifts, and give them to him.

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June 20, 2012

On the spreading scandal of Operation Fast and Furious…

What was Fast and Furious? As simply put as I can make it: Fast and Furious was an American government program authored by the Obama Administration to arm violent drug gangs in Mexico with American weapons from Arizona, primarily. Assault rifles and deadly weapons were purchased from gun stores in Arizona and walked across the border to Mexico on purpose. This resulted in the death of scores of people, including a man named Brian Terry, a border agent for … our government. Now we all know what the purpose of this was. The purpose of this was to gin up anti-Amendment 2 sentiment among the people in this country. The objective was – and this is where the irony steps in – the objective was to have news stories where everybody was shocked and stunned and saddened – “Guns! Purchased! By drug cartel members in America! Look how easy it was! End up in Mexico? Owned by violent drug gangs and used in the commission of heinous crimes! Why, our gun laws are too lax!” The sentiment among people in this country is to maintain the Second Amendment. The American people don’t want, by a vast majority, ANY gun control legislation. But that doesn’t matter to people like President Kardashian, or Eric Holder, or any of the Democrat party on the left. They don’t want you to have guns, and so it doesn’t matter about the constitution, and it doesn’t matter about the will of the American people. They don’t want you to have guns, and they’re going to find a way to make sure that you don’t. And that’s what Fast and Furious was, as simply put as I can make it.

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June 18, 2012

On media reports that the presidency has become too big a job for one person…

Back in the Jimmy Carter era, Newsweek ran a story asking if the presidency was too big for one man anymore. Newsweek magazine: “Is the Presidency Too Big For One Man?” November 17th, 2010: “Can any single person fully meet the demands of the 21st century?” Newsweek magazine. Same argument was used to excuse an overwhelmed Jimmy Carter thirty years earlier. Excuse for Obama, same for Carter. These people on the Left have a very small playbook. When their guy gets in trouble, it’s impossible to govern. Why? Because the media’s fractured, there’s too much opposition, there’s too much questioning going on, there’s not enough loyalty… and there’s too much partisanship, there’s too much disagreement. And maybe, just as they asked during Carter, now they’re asking for Obama, “Maybe the job is just too big for one person now.” The 1970s are forty years ago, folks! Forty years ago, the media was asking the same question they’re asking today about Obama.

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June 15, 2012

On the Obama administration’s ongoing re-election strategies…

They’re just throwing everything up against the wall, hoping something’s gonna stick out there… First, war on churches. Second, create, as part of it, a phony Republican war on women. Then go after Mitt Romney, Bain Capital. Then come out for gay marriage. And now – don’t deport the young illegals, give ‘em work permits. What’s that gonna do to the unemployment number? Are we gonna count ‘em, looking for work, or not? If we don’t, the number won’t change. If we do, the number will go up. What’s it gonna do to those of you trying to get work, to learn that 800,000 new illegals are in the job market, who’ll work cheaper than you do? And what’s next, is home mortgages, and student loans. Those are the next two things that are gonna fall, throw it up against the– You watch!

June 13, 2012

On New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s comment that the purpose of government is to improve the health and longevity of its citizens…

Science has been politicized, and it’s dominated by people on the left, and Doomberg’s a leftist, and so, whatever they say is unchallengeable. It’s always true. Okay so he says “If government’s purpose isn’t to improve the health and longevity of its citizens, I don’t know what its purpose is. We certainly have an obligation to tell them..” Okay tell us. Tell us, fine. But don’t IMPOSE on us. If you want to tell us that large sugary drinks are dangerous, let us make the decision. If you want to tell us that big vats of popcorn you think are unhealthy – fine! Let us make the decision. Put a label on it if you want to! You know, put a picture of a clogged artery on the popcorn bowl – we don’t care. Just let us buy it if we want it… Folks – this is classic liberalism. This is classic statism. This is right in front of our eyes the vast, rapid erosion of personal liberty and freedom. Now you might think this is a minor thing, but these things never stop. Once they start, they never are satisfied.

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June 11, 2012

On how out-of-touch Democrats are with the concerns of the voters…

The Democrat National Committee strategery, this week, is to attack Romney because he might cut government jobs – and they think this is a good tactic for their side? Even after the vote in Wisconsin? The Democrats think that it is a winning argument to say we need to expand government and hire more government workers? They are so on the wrong side of history it’s not even funny how they’re missing this! [The] Scott Walker recall was supported [sic] by people all over this country, including in Wisconsin obviously and it was, the message was clear and the Democrats are out warning: “That’s what Romney wants to do nation-wide” and they think that they are helping themselves?

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June 8, 2012

On President Obama being quoted as saying “The private sector is doing just fine." …

How out of touch do you have to be, to say when the real unemployment rate is over 11% – “The private sector is doing just fine.”? The private sector is doing just fine. Now maybe he’s not senile but he certainly is obsessive-compulsive. ‘course we could be looking at this from the wrong end, folks. Some of you gotta be open to all possibilities. Maybe in Obama’s mind the private sector IS doing just fine. I mean there’s a story, another story out there today that the number of people on food stamps has doubled. Under Obama. That, to him, might be the private sector doing just fine. There might be 88 million adults not working but they are eating. Private sector’s doing just fine. He may look at it that way. Maybe that’s exactly what he wants… The private sector doing just fine is a lot of people not working, but eating, with their cell phones on, and their TVs on, depending on government for all of that. Maybe that’s what he means by “The private sector’s doing just fine."

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June 6, 2012

On Governor Scott Walker’s recall-election triumph in Wisconsin…

Now, putting partisan politics aside – which is impossible to do but, just for the moment, if you want to do it – shouldn’t all of us be celebrating this victory? Because in reality – strip away all the partisanship, strip away all of the reasons that there’s acrimony – doesn’t this victory last night, by Scott Walker – doesn’t it mean that states all over the country now have another choice when it comes to dealing with fiscal emergencies? They don’t have to raise taxes. States do not have to lay off people. They don’t have to go bankrupt. The federal tax payer does not have to bail out these states. There’s now another choice. The states can trim a little fat from their public sector union contracts, which is always their biggest expense. Isn’t that good news? There is a way here, that’s been lighted. This ought to be, in the real world, where we’re in fiscal troubles, serious fiscal trouble – here is a state, which has shown a way out of it.

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June 4, 2012

On Obama missing John McCain as an election opponent…

So here’s Obama, in a tough fight with Romney, longing for McCain. Now what does that tell you? He wants a guaranteed loser. He wants a Republican that’s gonna compromise his core beliefs and agree with Obama. He wants somebody who’s gonna cave. And he’s unhappy Romney is not caving.

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June 1, 2012

On the dysfunctional state of the U.S. economy…

The real question is, how does this get fixed? And it’s becoming apparent -- has been apparent to me all along, it’s becoming apparent to more and more people by the day -- that it isn’t going to get fixed with Obama in the White House. It just isn’t going to get fixed. If you think it’s bad now, just wait ’til the remaining 60% of his agenda gets implemented. Remember, health care was timed to be fully implemented [in] 2014. Long after Obama’s theoretical final election, which is this year, 2012. It starts the full implementation schedule in January of this year with massive tax increases -- personal income tax increases, capital gains tax increases. Meanwhile, a shrunken U.S. private sector will continue to shrink as Obama will hijack it. Obama’s already-passed legislation will begin to take even more out of the private sector. When you raise taxes, when you increase regulations, you take money out of the private sector. And more of that is on tap. This is as good as it gets, with Obama.

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