Democrats have decided to lean-in, not back-away, from so-called clean energy. Despite the embarrassing history of government-funded green-energy failures, “wealthy environmentalists are pushing Democrats to take bolder positions on climate change”—and global warming, as an issue, provides the impetus for more green-energy spending. The Boston Globe reported on a recent “summit between Washington’s liberal elite and San Francisco’s climate intelligentsia” that included “Senate majority leader Harry Reid, a Nevada Democrat, six other senators, and … Al Gore.” The Globe points to new efforts by Democrats to “make global warming a central issue during the midterms.” Reid has, according to the Globe, “pledged to allot time to anyone who wants to discuss climate change at party lunches or on the Senate floor.” He needs to keep the ruse alive because he is connected to more than $3 billion in Energy Department green-energy deals that helped him get reelected in 2010—behavior that has earned him the moniker: “one of America’s most corrupt politicians.” Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), along with Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), has planned an all-night talkathon on the subject that will take place on Monday, March 10—about which Boxer said: “So many Senators coming together for an all-night session shows […]
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Allan Bourdius is back from the ACU’s Conservative Political Action Conference that he covered live for Vigilant Liberty Radio, so tonight’s show will be a recap of the event! Allan (@allanbourdius) will be joined by two other VLR favorites, blogger Alex Kauffman (@alexkauff) of For the Republic! and Texas tea party activist Laura Fillault (@laurakfillault). Both [...]
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I saw this heart warming ad from a tweet on twitter by @James_O_HewittWhat a beautiful positive ad from the great senator from Florida, Marco Rubio. This is Marco Rubio as a father and teacher and youth leader and gentleman. Marco, the coach: Whi…
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Ventura County, ready for a jobs-friendly, eco-sane representative in the House? We have a chance to ditch a radical leftist.
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If you have two political parties, and both hate YOU personally, what to do…?
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Back at the time of the end of the Cold War we heard a lot about the ‘end of history’; recent events show that not only has it not ended, but that it can confuse commentators. One senior British politician commented that the important thing to remember about President Putin was that he was a […]
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