Category Archives: K Street

Oil Executives Say they Need Subsidies while getting $100/barrel of Oil

Is it a joke? 5 Oil Executives appeared before the Senate Finance Committee to explain why they still want $2.1 billion/year subsidies from the U.S. government. This does not make sense since in 2005 when oil was $55/barrel, the oil … Continue reading

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Gov. Walker RAMS through ANTI-Rights Bill in WI

WI Governor Walker and 18 State Senators turn back 50 years of worker’s rights. Is this the way democracy should operate, by eliminating worker’s rights to collective bargaining? Will State Senators be recalled as a result of their actions? Continue reading

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Soros Agrees Markets Unable to Self-Regulate Excesses

Soros claims markets are unable to self-regulate their excesses. There is an important role for governments to play to prevent future financial crises. Mr. Soros also claims “Republicans are engaged in a maneuver of starving the beast [government] for political purposes.” Will the American public see through efforts to dismantle the good work government can do by the GOP yelling about deficits? Continue reading

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Republicans Block the DISCLOSE Act that would create transparency in elections

Republicans yet again hold important legislation hostage by refusing to allow passage of The DISCLOSE Act which would require disclosure of sources of funding for political campaigns and campaign related ads. When asked why they refused to pass this sunlight bill, Republicans claim it would have created an advantage for Democrats? How is that? A majority of Americans on both sides of the aisle are less inclined to vote for a candidate when money for that candidate is screened from public view. Continue reading

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Where Did O’Donnell Get Her Facts About the First Amendment?

Did Christine O’Donnell get her complete misunderstanding of the First Amendment from the ultra-conservative Claremont Institute? Tea Party candidates fail to understand the First Amendment of the Constitution. Continue reading

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GOP Senators Kill 240,000 Jobs while Blaming Dems

GOP Senators Kill 240,000 Jobs while blaming lack of jobs on Democrats and President Obama. Hypocrisy in action? Who should voters believe when they listen to the news? Who creates these Orwellian talking points to get people angry? Is it manipulation? How can we create jobs and who is really preventing jobs from being created now? Continue reading

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It’s Time to Pass Real Jobs Bill in Congress

Americans need more jobs. However, in July, Senate Republicans Blocked Key Legislation that would have created Loans for Small Businesses that would have helped create more jobs The needed legislation, H.R. 5297: Small Business Jobs and Credit Act if 2010, would … Continue reading

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The D.C. Guys are Just Smoking Their Cigars…

Just Smoking Our Cigars… What’s smelling up the avenues of K Street in Washington D.C.? Ah, that pungent smelly aroma of cigar stench. Just a bunch of guys getting together to enjoy a little smokarooni amongst fellow cigar lovers.  Don’t … Continue reading

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