Democratic panic in North Carolina

There’s a (very slight) movement to replace the picture of President Andrew Jackson on the $20 bill with a woman. I have objected that, if any President should remain on our currency, it should be President Jackson, because he was the only one to ever pay off the national debt, something he accomplished in 1836. …

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Kane is unable

The woes of the Democrats’ one time “It Girl” are mounting! From The Philadelphia Inquirer: AG Kane quashed subpoenas in casino investigation, sources say Craig R. McCoy and Angela Couloumbis, Philadelphia Inquirer Staff Writers | Last updated: Thursday, April 2, 2015, 1:08 AM | Posted: Wednesday, April 1, 2015, 8:36 PM Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen …

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Once again, conservatives were right!

But the left will say that welfare isn’t being abused! Here’s What Happened When Maine Forced People to Actually Work for Welfare Republican Gov. Paul LePage of Maine decided last year that he had to do something about the rampant, out of control welfare abuse in his state, specifically concerning the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. So late last …

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Kathleen Kane: the appearance of impropriety

From the Philadelphia Daily News: Kane ‘cautiously hopeful’ after Pa. Supreme Court hearing David Gambacorta, Daily News Staff Writer gambacd@phillynews.com, 215-854-5994 | Posted: Thursday, March 12, 2015, 12:16 AM The curious case of Kathleen Kane took center stage in Philadelphia yesterday. The state Supreme Court heard spirited arguments in a packed City Hall courtroom over …

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A Democrat lied to us during his campaign? Shocking!

Hillary Clinton isn’t the only lying Democrat: Wolf’s $30B budget: tax hikes, school relief Angela Couloumbis and Amy Worden, Philadelphia Inquirer Harrisburg Bureau | Posted: Tuesday, March 3, 2015, 11:35 AM HARRISBURG – Gov. Wolf on Tuesday unveiled a nearly $30 billion spending plan that would raise the state income and sales taxes, but use …

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Economics 101: Profits = Revenue – Expenses, and taxes are an expense

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Not always sunny: Wolf slams visit by Florida governor by Amy Worden, Philadelphia Inquirer Harrisburg Bureau | Last updated: Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 1:08 AM | Posted: Tuesday, February 17, 2015, 6:58 PM HARRISBURG – Florida Gov. Rick Scott is headed to Philadelphia on Monday – but he’s not coming north …

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The Pennsylvania Attorney General’s office is vacant in everything but name

The First Street Journal has not been particularly charitable to the Commonwealth’s Attorney General, but that is understandable: we don’t suffer fools gladly, and having a fool for an Attorney General is not a good thing. But this article is from a “progressive” Pennsylvania site: Kane Divorce Raising Questions by: John Morgan | Sun Dec 28, 2014 at 16:32:20 PM EST State AG Kathleen Kane is …

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It’s about time!

From the Conservative Tribune: BREAKING: Free Ride Comes to a Screeching Halt for 6,000 Welfare Leeches Sunday, January 25th, 2015 The State of Maine has given notice to around 6,000 welfare recipients. The gravy train is over. Gov. Paul LePage is reinstating a law that says any single, able bodied person, between 18 and 50 …

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Just in case you thought that raising taxes on cigarettes was designed to reduce smoking . . .

. . . we have this from The Los Angeles Times: Health groups and other proponents said they need higher levies on each pack (of cigarettes) — or even e-cigarettes — to recoup more than $1 billion in revenues lost because fewer people smoke. Hat tip to Donald Douglas! That was only one line in …

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