Posts Tagged ‘fail’
Happy Days are Here Again? Nope! Seems Obama's target audience appears to be less happy under his Administration in past two years. Guess one can sell snake oil for so long before people realize the salesman is just quack. ROCHESTER, N.Y., June 1 (UPI) -- Only a third of U.S. adults say they are very happy -- minorities show particularly pronounced declines in the past two years, a U.S. survey indicates. A Harris Poll of 2,345 U.S. adults surveyed online April 10-15 by Harris Interactive found certain groups, such as minorities, recent graduates and the disabled, trended downward in the last couple of years. "Our happiness index offers insight into what's on the minds of Americans today and is a reflection of the state of affairs in our country," Regina Corso, senior vice [...]
House Republicans’ “Plan B” to avert the “fiscal cliff” came crashing down Thursday night, after party leaders realized they didn’t have the votes to pass their plan and pulled it from the floor — leaving the country poised on the edge of massive tax increases and spending cuts. The move is a serious blow to House Speaker John A. Boehner, who had hoped to gain leverage in his negotiations with President Obama, and it signals that conservative Republicans are unwilling to stomach any rise in marginal income-tax rates — even on those making more than $1 million, which was Mr. Boehner’s plan. “The House did not take up the tax measure today because it did not have sufficient support from our members to pass,” Mr. Boehner said in a statement. “Now it is up to the [...]
If We, At Politisite, Wanted A Free And Constitutional America To Fail ... Today on the Rush Limbaugh radio program, Rush mentioned and played a few snippets of a video produced and posted by FreeMarketAmerica.org. The presentation gave light to the how and why America appears to be going backward and failing on the goals and opportunity that had once been hallmarks to a free and Constitutional America. Ryan Houck, the Executive Director of FreeMarketAmerica.org, a project of Americans for Limited Government, produced this opinion presentation which was inspired by Paul Harvey’s “If I were the Devil” published in 1964 and 1996. Paul Harvey was a cultural and news story commentator that became one of the first to reach millions of people with his presentations. He used the [...]
Another credit downgrade is in the works in the likely event that the super committee punts on reining in spending and reducing debt. via Moodys ready to downgrade US if committee fails - YouTube.
For all those who put their trust in a centralized government running everything under the Sun. Looks like the Post Office is going broke. I like my Postman and want to see him six days a week. He brings me my Meds... Time to privatize the USPS, But Democrats always say any type of privatization is a "risky Scheme" . Risky because they don't have their hands all over it. (WASHINGTON) -- It's the biggest civilian employer after Walmart, but apparently the U.S. Postal Service is not "too big to fail." Friday, the Postal Service said that without Congressional action it could be bankrupt by the end of next year. "We will continue our relentless efforts to innovate and improve efficiency. However, the need for changes to legislation, regulations and labor contracts has never [...]