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Red Coats, Blue Coats & Turncoats

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When Barack Obama swapped five Taliban commanders for one U.S. Army deserter, he said with his customary arrogance, “This is what happens at the end of wars.  That was true for George Washington, that was true for Abraham Lincoln, that was true for FDR.  That’s been true of every combat situation, that at some point [...]

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Barack’s Big “F” on Jobs Report Card

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June 2014: Full time jobs dropped by 523,000, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics 47.7 percent of American adults are working full time Since 2007, U.S. population has grown by 17.2 million, but 374,000 fewer people are working Americans in the labor force is 62.8 percent — a 36-year low Long-term unemployment is at [...]

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Cute IE Takes Aim at Bob Worsley

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And the cutest independent expenditure mailer goes to… the Arizona Free Enterprise Club for this mailer targeting Senator Bob Worsley for his vote supporting Common Core.

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Why I am supporting Andrew Thomas for Governor

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Dressed as Sarah Palin for Halloween with Andrew Thomas First of all, I want to make this clear: unlike many who are strongly supporting other candidates, I am NOT getting paid a dime to support Andrew Thomas, AND I worked fairly closely under him for five years. That’s right, I am a former employee who [...]

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Sheriff Joe Arpaio Backs Doug Ducey for Governor

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Sheriff Says Ducey Will Do The “Right Thing” as Governor In a major development in the GOP race for governor, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio has endorsed Doug Ducey in the August 26 primary. With only three weeks remaining in the primary campaign, Arpaio’s endorsement is a major boost for Ducey. Early voting in the primary [...]

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Gosar Fish Hatchery Bill Successfully Passes through Natural Resources Committee

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“I am proud that my legislation will move forward to correct this overreach by the Fish and Wildlife Service” WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Congressman Paul A. Gosar, D.D.S. (AZ-04) released the following statement after the House Natural Resources Committee voted during a legislative markup to successfully pass his sponsored legislation H.R. 5026, the Fish Hatchery Protection [...]

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House Republican Border Crisis Legislation Myths and Facts

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From the GOP Border Working Group: Myth: The bill would abolish voluntary return for unaccompanied minors. Fact: The bill would make all unaccompanied minors eligible for voluntary return immediately, speeding the return of many unaccompanied minors to their home countries.  Current law only allows UACs from contiguous countries to be eligible for voluntary return.   Myth: This bill will [...]

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Key Facts on House Border Bill

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House Republicans have made it clear to the president that he will not get the blank check he is seeking to address the humanitarian crisis – the crisis of his own making – at the southern border.  The House will instead take up border legislation this week that includes critical policy reforms and targeted funding [...]

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Obama’s Own Stimulus Predictions Show We’d Have Been Better Off Without It

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Upon arriving late (as usual) to his press conference, Obama launched into a tirade about the obstructive Republican party that has gotten in his way so often that the world is now on fire as a result. This was, in part, a way of using the bully pulpit to remind Americans how awesome the Recovery [...]

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CBO: House’s Border Bill Will ‘Reduce Number of Children’ Who Stay After Illegally Crossing Border

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Today, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its assessment of H.R. 5230, House Republicans’ bill to address the humanitarian crisis at our southern border. A central component of the legislation is an update to a 2008 anti-trafficking law, which will speed up the process of returning migrant children to their home countries. Under current [...]

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