State of Emergency: Governor Nixon Activates Missouri National Guard Ahead of Ferguson Grand Jury Verdict

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon activated his state’s National Guard this afternoon, ratcheting up preparations as a grand jury nears a decision on whether to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown. Nixon announced the executive order via a press release: “As part of our ongoing efforts to plan and be prepared for any contingency, it is necessary […]

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Gruber in 2010: Public Option Only About Paying Doctors Less, Government Insurance “Doesn’t Do That Good a Job” at Controlling Costs

The Ghost of Gruber Past continues to haunt the Democratic Party. The Vast Write Wing has uncovered footage of Dr. Jonathan Gruber admitting the truth about another item on the liberal health care wish list: the public option. Proposed but subsequently rejected during the 2009/2010 Obamacare debate, the public option would have allowed the federal government to enter the law’s […]

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XL-ent: House Approves Keystone Bill as Landrieu Rallies Support in the Senate

The long, drawn-out battle over the Keystone XL pipeline entered a new chapter on Friday, as the House of Representatives voted to approve its construction, 252-161. 31 Democrats crossed the aisle in support of the bill, which will now move to Harry Reid’s lame duck Senate. After the vote, House Speaker John Boehner urged President Obama to support the long-delayed project: […]

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ILLEGAL: Obama Set to Move on Executive Amnesty for Five Million as Soon as Next Week

The powder keg that is our nation’s capitol appears ready to explode. Fox News reports that the Obama administration is prepared to move forward with a 10-point immigration plan – the long-rumored “executive amnesty” – perhaps as early as next week. According to a source close to the White House, the presidential order would include a series of initiatives designed to drastically alter the federal government’s […]

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