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August 2010 - January 2011
Thursday, January 6, 2011
The House: The Day After
Democrats' Defection from Pelosi is Historic
Dem Leaders Face 2012's Long Shadow
Obama Set to Retool White House Team
US Treasury Asks Congress to Lift Debt Ceiling
CBO: Repeal of Obamacare Would Increase Deficit $145-Billion Over 10 Years
U.S. Alters Rule on Paying for 'End-of-Life Planning'
Report Rips IRS 'Torment' of Taxpayers


Friday, December 17, 2010
GA's Unemployment Rate Jumps to 10.1%
Dems Drop Omnibus Spending Bill
20 States Ask Judge to Throw Out Obama Health Law
Anti-Earmark Senators End Up Grabbing Them
Don't Ask Don't tell, DREAM Act Heads to Senate This Weekend
13M Get Unexpected Tax Bill from Obama Tax Credit


Tuesday, December 14, 2010
Obamacare Mandate Ruled Unconstitutional
Besty McCaughey: Ruling Puts Obamacare in 'Legal Limbo'
Obama Vows to Fight Republicans Next Year
Tax Cut Bill Draws Wide Support in Senate
Successful Tax Bill May Jump Start START


Wednesday, December 8, 2010
The Anger of Barack Obama
Reid, Senate Dems Threaten to Block Tax Deal
Reid Tries to Add Online Poker to Tax Bill
Food Stamp Rolls Continue to Rise
Obamacare Waivers Double in Just 3 Weeks
House Dems' Bill Freezes Most Agency Budgets


Monday, December 6, 2010
Payroll Tax Holdiay Proposed by White House
Eurozone Under Pressure to Aid Euro with More Cash
Al Gore's Climate Group Shrinking
Moody's Downgrades Hungary Just Above Junk Category
Dems Mount Last Ditch Push of Costly DREAM Act
FCC Commissioner Wants to Test "Public Value' of Every Broadcast Station
Tax Calculator: If the Bush Tax Cuts Expire
New Fed Study Suggests Zero Job Creation from Porkulus


Monday, November 22, 2010
New Deficit Plan Would Cut $6-Trillion
Ireland is Second Euro Nation to Seek Aid as Banks Wobble
Irish EU Bailout May Not stop Portugal Follow-Up
In Bailouts, Spain Will Be 'the Biggie'
Buffett: Rich People Should Pay High Taxes
Health Insurers Face New Spending Rules
Estate Tax May Sway Some End-of-Life Decisions
GOP: DREAM Act Would Allow Illegals with Criminal Records to Gain Residency
Lobbying Firms to Watch in the Next Congress


Friday, November 19, 2010
Few Businesses Sprout, With Even Fewer Jobs
WTO Chief Warns Against Currency Wars
China's New Drones Raise Eyebrows
Dems to Hold Votes on Middle Class Tax Cuts
Commemorating the 147th Anniversary of Gettysburg Address


Thursday, November 18, 2010
GM Launching IPO, Ending Gov't-Majority Stake
Senate Dems Want More Help from Obama
White House Wants 'Don't Ask' Vote This Year
What Recession? Wealth of Congressmen Grows 16%
Gitmo Detainee Acquitted on All but One Charge
Ahmadinejad: Embargoes Won't Scare Iran
Obama, Democrats Meet Over Tax Cuts


Wednesday, November 17, 2010
Pelosi Survives Democratic Revolt
Murkowski Wins Senate Race in Alaska
Republican Challenger Defeats Bean in Late Vote Count
$319-Billion Paid in Jobless Benefits Over Last 3 Years
DeMint, Senate Republicans Pass Sweeping Earmark Ban
McConnell Agrees to Ban Earmarks
Reid Signals Deal on Bush Tax Cuts
GOP Survey About Possible House Reforms
Soros: China Has Better Government than America
Obama: Pass DREAM Act This Year


Thursday, November 11, 2010
Lula: World Headed for Bankruptcy Unless Rich Nations Act
UK to Withhold Welfare Checks from Some Unemployed
Deficit Panel's Leaders Push Cuts
S.C. Company Says Goodbye to 'Stimulus' Jobs
Republican Earmark Ban Down to the Wire
Rich Nations Urged to Weigh 'Robin Hood' Tax to Help Poor
White House Gives In On Bush Tax Cuts
Axelrod Denies Obama Would Concede Tax Cuts


Wednesday, November 10, 2010
Students Protest in London, Conservative HQ Attacked
China May Overtake US Economy within 2 Years
2012 Could be Worse Than 2010 for Dems
Obama Seeks Better Ties with Skeptical Muslim World
Review of Alaska Senate Write-In Ballots to Begin
Supreme Court Rejects Review of Obamacare
Liberal Group Joins Conservatives in Calling for Spending Cuts
More Federal Workers' Pay Tops $150,000
Is the Fed's Debt-Buying Unconstitutional?
Debt Commission Puts Out Preliminary Proposals
Obama's Torrent of New Regulation


Tuesday, November 9, 2010
Cantor, Republicans Signal Obama Tax Proposal is Dead in Water
Volcker Says No Quick Way to Cut Unemployment
Black Caucus Says it Will Allow Republicans
DeMint Pushes GOP to Ban Earmarks
Social Security Personal Retirement Accounts May Get Fresh Look
More Americans Opt for High Deductible Health Insurace Plans
Pentagon Can't Explain Missile Off California
Poll: Republican Voters Happier with Tea Party Than with GOP


Friday, November 5, 2010
CBO Confirms Obamacare will Increase Drug Prices
Oct Unemployment 9.6%
Boehner: Jobless Rate Shows Need for Tax Cuts
Backlash Builds Against Fed Pumping
China Warns Fed Move is Huge Risk
Citing Health Overhaul, AARP Hikes Employee Costs
IMF: US Needs 'Credible' Plan to Cut Debt
Former BB&T CEO: Bankruptcy of US is 'Mathematical Certainty'
EPA Policy Chief Steps Down
Get to Work Repealing Obamacare
Boehner: What the Next Speaker Should Do
Pelosi Will Seek to Stay as House Dem Leader


Monday, October 25, 2010
3 Charts That will Infuriate Taxpayers
Debt Has Increased $5-Trillion Since Pelosi Vowed 'No New Deficit Spending'
China, India, Brazil, Turkey Get More Power at IMF
Obama Preps for Reshaped Postelection Presidency
Obamacare Impacting Employer Health Coverage


Thursday, October 14, 2010
Biden: Dems Not Running on Accomplishments Beacuse They're Hard to Explain
Obama: 24/7 Media Makes it Hard to Focus 'On the Long Term'
Poll: 50% of Americans See Dim Future for Children
Across US, Long Recovery Looks Like a Recession
Spin Meter: Foreign Money in Politics? Not Proven


Wednesday, October 13, 2010
Obama: No Such Thing as Shovel Ready Projects
Chile’s Private Social Security System a Big Success
US Chamber President Vows to Ramp Up Political Efforts
Still New Rules Accompany Lifting of Oil Drilling Moratorium
Gates Says Courts Should Not Set Policy on Gays


Tuesday, October 12, 2010
85% Angry About Economy
Poll: Almost Half of Obama Supporters Now Have Doubts
Gallup: 'Too Big' is Most Common Description Americans Give Federal Gov't
GE Gets $25M in Stimulus, Cuts 18,000 Jobs
GOP Prods Justice on Military Vote
Economists Cut US Growth Forecasts through 2011
Barney Frank Expected to Play Key Role in Reforming Housing Policy


Monday, October 11, 2010
Fast Facts: Expiring Tax Cuts
Estate Tax May Become Another Nail-Biter When Lawmakers Return
No Social Security COLA Expected for 2011
Conservatives Outnumber Liberal, Moderate and Republican Likely Voters


Friday, October 8, 2010
Fast Facts: Expiring Tax Cuts
Aetna/Cigna Get Obamacare Waivers
Jobless Rate Tops 9.5% for 14 Straight Months
Gov't Spending Rises 9%
Approx $18-million in Stimulus Went to Fund Dead People
$918,856 Spent to Study Bar Fights
Physicians Pinned Between Rising Costs and Lower Payments
Reid's Son: Health Care Reform Could End Up Hurting NV
Obama's Nat'l Security Adviser Resigning
2,000 Expected to Gather in VA for Patriot Convention
50% More Americans Voting Early


Thursday, October 7, 2010
McDonald's, 29 Other Firms Get Health Care Coverage Waivers
Gallup Finds Unemployment at 10.1%
U.S. Companies Buy Back Stock in Droves
Obama Warns Agends Will Go Backwards with House GOP Win
Greenspan: Fear Undermines America's Recovery
NRSC Pulls Down Ad in W.Va Senate Race
NRA Backs Democrats in Key Races, Frustrating GOP


Wednesday, October 6, 2010
Why Dems Are Going Down in November
Hill/ANGA Poll: 1 in 4 Dems Want Health Care Repeal
Gallup: GOP Well Positioned Among Likely Midterm Voters
Bush Tax Cut Debate Flares on Campaign Trail
Private Sector Sheds 39,000 Jobs in September
41.8-Million Americans on Food Stamps
Goldman Sachs: Economy to be 'Fairly Bad' or 'Very Bad' Over Next 6 Months
Biden Says He'll 'Strangle' Republicans
Medicaid in AZ: No More Liver Transplants for Hep-C Patients
$162-Million in Stimulus Funds not Disclosed


Thursday, September 30, 2010
Congress Punts Passing Budget Until After Election
Divided Dems Head Home
US is 'Practically Owned' by China: Analyst
Recession Pushed Many into Medicaid
More Families, Friends Move in Together
Voters Hammer Obama with Tough Questions
Heartland Gives it to Obama Straight
Mike Castle won't be Write-in Candidate


Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Credible But Not Specific Threat of New Terrorist Attack
Pelosi's Negatives Hit All-Time High; as Unpopular as BP
47 Dems Urge Pelosi to Extend Bush Tax Cuts
Distrust in Media Hits Record High
Obama Says Yes to 2011 Climate Bill Push
Obama Tells Questioner He's Christian by Choice


Tuesday, September 28, 2010
Obama: Democratic Voter Apathy 'Inexcusable'
Biden Tells Supporters to 'Buck Up'
Obama Omits 'Creator'.... Again
Rep. Feingold Skipping Obama WI Rally
Dems May Cram 20 Bills in Lame Duck Session
Pelosi May be Ousted Even if Democrats Win
Obama Admin Asks for More Funds on Spending Measure
WH Cooks Books on Drilling Moratorium Damage
Obama: Fox Has a 'Desrtuctive' View


Friday, September 24, 2010
Brawl Erupts at Reid, Angle Forum
Obama Advisers Stage Mass Exit
Tax Vote Put Off Until After Elections
Education Secretary vows to Make Children 'Good Enviornmental Citizens'
Liberal Media Goes After Boehner
Health Care Tab is Going Up
Bill Ayers Denied Emeritus Status


Thursday, September 23, 2010
Tax, Spending Cuts Top GOP Pledge
Obamacare is Worse Than Critics Thought
GM Resumes Political Donations
DREAM Act Could Boost US Military Ranks
Identity Theft Becomes Issue in FL Race
Congress to Send Small Business Bill to Obama


Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Ahmedinejad Threatens 'War without Boundaries'
Poll: US Investors See Obama as Anti-Business
Approval of Congress at All-Time Low for Midterm Year
Obama to Remind World of His Agenda
Obama, WH Boosting Health Law at 6 Months
Health Consumers to Start Feeling Effects
DISCLOSE Vote will Wait for High-Dollar Fundraiser
Obama Groped for Afghan Exit Strategy: Reports


Tuesday, September 21, 2010
US Household Net Worth Drops
US Gov't 'Hiding True Amount of Debt'
Fed Mulls Trillion-Dollar Policy Question
Cantor: GOP 'Young Guns' Ready to Roll Back Obama Agenda
CBO: Unemployment will Stay Above 8% Until 2012
Boxer and Fiorina in Dead Heat
When in Doubt, Dems Turn to Social Security
Tea Party Picking Up Steam Nationwide
Republicans to Unveil New 'Contract with America'


Monday, September 20, 2010
Obama Advisers Weigh Ad Assault Against 'Tea Party'
Rasmussen: Tea Party Shows Weakness of GOP Establishment
Values Voters Tell Republicans: You Still Need Us
Obama Tax Increases: The Economic and Fiscal Effects
NBER: Recession Ended in June 2009


Thursday, September 16, 2010
Democrats Spend on Anti-Health-Reform Ads
Census: 1 in 7 Americans Live in Poverty
31 Dems Call for Tax Cuts
Spending Bills Stall; Congress 0-12
Reluctant GOP Sits Down for 'Tea Party'
Poll: Climate for GOP Keeps Getting Better


Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Tea Party Favorites Win in Delaware, New York
Reid Adding Amnesty Measure to Defense Bill
Reid Struggles in Nevada Vote
The Obamacare and Obama Tax Hike Double Whammy on Seniors
Obama, Allies Ready Health Care Blitz
Tea Party Win Strikes Blow to GOP Hopes of Winning Senate in Nov
One Nation Under Revolt
Pelosi: Dems 'Absolutely' Will Retain the House in 2010


Monday, September 13, 2010
The Week Ahead: Back in Session
Small Business Bill Could be Dems' Last Hope on Jobs
GOP Spokeman: Senate to Block Obama Tax Plan
AP Enterprise: A Look at Who Got Gov't Gulf Work
Conservatives Say The Will Hold the Next Republican Majority Accountable


September 10, 2010
Momentum Builds for Extending Bush Tax Cuts
Obamacare Causes Insurance Premium Hikes
Obama Adds More to Nat'l Debt than Washington Through Reagan Combined
Castro: The Cuban Model 'Doesn't Work' Anymore
FL Pastor, Imam at Odds Over Quaran Burning Deal
Republicans Plan for House Victory
Capitol Hill Employees Owed $9.3-million in Back Taxes Last Year
Obama Picks New Top Economist


September 8, 2010
Harry Reid: "I Had Nothing to Do with" Bad Economy
GOP Proposes Renewing Tax Cuts, Freezing Spending
Even Liberal Elites Concede that Obama's Presidency is Crumbling
55% Oppose Obama's Second Stimulus
Obama to Take On Boehner Directly in Ohio Speech; GOP Senses Panic
Obama is Against a Compromise on Bush Tax Cuts
Dem Base Told: Fear Tea Party
Defining Obama's Foreign Policy Doctrine, Its Pitfalls, and How to Avoid Them


Tuesday, September 7, 2010
Obama Calling for More Infrastructure Spending
The Obama Tax and Spend Hikes
Dems Plan Political Triage to Save House
Small Businesses Feel Squeezed by Obama Politics
GOP Facing Strong Tea Party Challenge in Sept Primaries
Patreus: Quran Burning Endangers Troops
Obama to Back More Business Tax Breaks
Democrats Run Away from Health Care
Major New Finance Regulations to be Hashed Out This Month


Thursday, September 2, 2010
US Forces Still in Fight at End of Combat Mission
WH Economist Calls for More Spending, Less Taxes
Joe Miller's Upset Win Spurs Tea Party Challenge to GOP
Is the Tea Party Becoming the New Grand Old Party?
'Don't Tread on Me' Flags Start Disputes Around the Country
AZ Has 30 Nat'l Guard Troops, 15 Billboards Near Border
Gov't Study: Consumer-Driven Health Plans Control Costs Better than Traditional Insurance
US Underemployment at 18.6% in August
Burger King Agrees to $3.26B Buyout by 3G Capital
Dems Retreat on Health Care Cost Pitch
Confidential Presentation to Liberal Groups
Howard Dean Says Health Care won't be a Factor in November
Biden Lashes Out at 'Republican Tea Party'
Rasmussen: Tea Party Sweeping US, Anger at GOP
Administration Foresaw 23,000 Lost Jobs from Drilling Ban
Philly Requiring Bloggers to Pay $300 for License


Monday, August 16, 2010
Republicans Attack Obama Over Muslim Center Comments
Dems May Use Food Stamp to Pay for Michelle Obama's Initiative
Banks will Get Biggest Benefit from Obama Housing Program
Name Calling: Insults Abound in 2010 Campaigns
Will Medicare Checks in the Mail Help Dems?
AP Poll: Independent Voters Sour on Democrats
S Korea, US Launch War Games Despite NKorea Threat
Oversight Report Slams Obama 'Failure' on Oil Spill
Dems Uncertain About Approach to Midterms


Wednesday, August 11, 2010
Summer of Bailouts
Under Obamanomics, Gov't Workers Win, You Lose
States Not Facing Teacher Layoffs Get Federal Money Anyway
Dems, Advocates Blast Cuts to Food Stamps to Fund $26B Spending Bill
US is Bankrupt and We Don't Even Know It
Fed Looks to Spur Growth by Buying Gov't Debt
Reid Thinks 'Hispanic Republican' is an Oxymoron


Tuesday, August 10, 2010
Harry Reid Reads Health Care Bill, Doesn't Like it Anymore
House Dems Hoping to Pass Bill Benefiting Union Workers
Dems Gamble on Midterm Elections with More State Funds
72% Have 'Very Unfavorable' View of Congress
Rove, Gillespie: Republicans Have a Shot at Winning Control of Senate
Federal Pay Continues to Outpace Private Sector Pay
Panic at White House Over Stalled Economy
WH to Dems: Don't Talk Health Care, Warn of Republicans Gaining Control
TX Governor Asks for Troops, Drones at Border


Monday, August 9, 2010
Fed Set to Downgrade Outlook for US
Obama Presidency Increasingly Resembles a Modern Day Ancien Regime
1,200 Nat'l Guard Troops Being Sent to Border Won't be Used to Stop and Detain Illegals
First Ever Social Security Shortfall as More Retire Early
Activists Say Tea Party Imposters Infiltrating Elections
GOP Building Momentum for Elections
The Truth About Obamacare and Small Employers
Grassley: Medicare Waste, Fraud, Abuse Costing Taxpayers Billions
Daily Presidential Tracking Poll