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Republican Rep. Diane Black Demands Background Checks For Obamacare But Opposes Them For Guns
A Republican lawmaker who has called background checks on guns a "knee-jerk reaction" to mass shootings on Sunday slammed President Barack Obama's health care reform law for not providing background checks on the workers hired as "Navigators" to help Americans understand the law. Read more...
Fox Business host John Stossel on Thursday declared that government programs should be cut based on the false assertion that "no one" died of starvation in the Great Depression before the modern "welfare state." Read more...
May 24, 1982 - Ratchetting Up The Noise A Notch.
May 24, 1982 - the shooting war gets underway in The Falkland Islands conflict. Iran scores major victories over Iraq. Yuri Andropov pegged to be next in line at The Kremlin. Reagan/Capitol Hill budget battle. Read more...
CNBC anchor Michelle Caruso-Cabrera visited the set of Morning Joe to push her new book You Know I'm Right and apparently we've got another Ayn Rand fan working for CNBC. After saying that the auto companies should have been allowed to fail, Read more...