November 14, 2018

Obama’s Plan to Snatch Your Savings

In his first term, Obama managed to get his paws on health care, banking, energy, student loans, the auto business, and more.  Now he has his sights set on your 401(k). The left has had its eye on retirement savings for years, but so far takeover attempts have been rebuffed.  One egregious attempt was the proposal, following […]

President Obama’s Plan for A Socialist One Party State

The last check and balance on President Obama is the Republican majority in the House of Representatives.  He has made clear that he intends to remove that check on his power in the 2014 elections. Our Founding Fathers wisely provided for a free and independent press as an additional check on government power.  But the […]

A Closer Look at Mitt Romney’s Immigration Plan

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By W. James Antle, III on 6.22.12 @ 12:59PM Yesterday Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney released a plan that is designed to make distinction between legal and illegal immigration — and also to defuse a damned if you do, damned if you don’t political issue. The key points: […]

Shocker: UN’s Peace Plan for Syria Near Collapse

Via Washington Post: A U.N.-brokered peace plan for Syria appeared close to collapse Sunday as the government demanded a written guarantee that the rebels will lay down their arms before authorities withdraw troops from cities and towns. The statement cast serious doubt on hopes that the peace plan — the only initiative backed by Syrian […]

U.S. Scraps Plan to Keep U.S. Troops in Iraq Past Dec. 31 Withdrawal Deadline

BAGHDAD (AP) – The U.S. is abandoning plans to keep U.S. troops in Iraq past a year-end withdrawal deadline, The Associated Press has learned. The decision to pull out fully by January will effectively end more than eight years of U.S. involvement in the Iraq war, despite ongoing concerns about its security forces and the […]

Obama Hints at Left-Wing Alternative to Ryan Plan

Print Email Text Size AmSpecBlog By Joseph Lawler on 9.19.11 @ 12:59PM Since this spring, the Republican Party has been on record as supporting a set of principles for solving the country’s fiscal problems, namely the ideas outline in Rep. Paul Ryan’s Path to Prosperity. In short, Republicans would transition Medicare to a consumer-centered model, […]

The Democrats’ 2012 Victory Plan

The Democrats have a plan.  A plan to defeat the Republicans in 2012.  Impossible, you say?  Well, read on, because I not only think it is possible.  I think it can work. Let me start with a poll.  About 67% of Americans say drug prohibition is a failure.  Relative to cannabis, American opinion is divided […]

Obama Jobs Plan Preempts GOP Debate

AmSpecBlog By W. James Antle, III on 8.31.11 @ 1:09PM President Obama will roll out his new jobs plan before a joint session of Congress — right in the middle of a Republican candidates’ debate. “It is coincidental,” White House spokesman Jay Carney said of the speech, will be take place as Obama’s potential challengers […]