Politics

Political Stories – Follow American politics and keep up with trending political debates on Politisite

Feinstein: Transfer Gitmo detainees to US Prisons viable

Feinstein: Transfer Gitmo detainees to US Prisons viable

The Democratic chairwoman of the Senate Intelligence committee commissioned a federal report to identify prison facilities in the U.S. that are suitable for housing Guantanamo detainees, concluding the option is viable — despite congressional opposition to such a plan when the Obama administration proposed it. Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s renewed interest in the proposal first came to light Wednesday after Fox News turned up an internal Government Accountability Office document that […]

Obama’s Plan to Tax the Rich would run Govt for 8 Days

Obama’s Plan to Tax the Rich would run Govt for 8 Days

Obama’s Master Plan to Tax the Rich would Fund Government for Eight Days President Barack Obama has proposed raising taxes on the rich to put America’s fiscal house in order, but critics say federal spending is so massive that the wealthy don’t have enough money to cover the nation’s unprecedented debt. In an interview with MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell, Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) said President Barack Obama’s plan to raise taxes on […]

Ben Kinchlow weighs in on true source of radicalism in US

Ben Kinchlow weighs in on true source of radicalism in US

By Doc Vega There are few writers who have put such a concise definition of who and at what time, and how the leftists made their mark on America, but Ben Kinchlow makes a clear case for where this menacing influence came from, and how it co-opted the Democratic party. If anyone should know about radicalism it would be Ben himself. A follower of Malcolm X, Islam, as well as […]

Hilarious! Congressman Hank Johnson: ‘We Earn’ Our $174K Salary

Hilarious! Congressman Hank Johnson: ‘We Earn’ Our $174K Salary

Look there are two comedians in Congress!  Al Frankin has competition.  This is the same congressman that was worried about Guam capsizing due to increase in population.  Now he asserts that Congressman earn their pay!  Hilarious! (CNSNews.com) – Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga.) says members of Congress “earn” their $174,000 per year salary (plus benefits) and that this compensation is “not elaborate.” “The benefits and salary that we get, we earn,” […]

Erick Erickson against Saxby Chambliss for Senate?

Erick Erickson against Saxby Chambliss for Senate?

Is this the natural progression for a Blogger? Erick Erickson says he’s not sure if he’ll run for Senate in two years against incumbent Saxby Chambliss — but he hopes somebody will. He said it’s time for Georgia’s senior senator to “come home.” Erickson is a political activist, a conservative commentator and blogger and a former Macon City Council member. By email, he told 13WMAZ’s Kenny Burgamy that conservatives in […]