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Just a friendly reminder that the Senate, which is controlled by Democrats, hasn’t passed in 1,400 days. The last time they took it upon themselves to perform the government’s most basic function was April 29, 2009.
The House Republican Conference has released a new video hitting President Barack Obama on his priorities. He always seems to have his March Madness brackets in on time, but not his budget proposal. What’s more important?
Via Reason TV: Few energy projects have inspired the level of vitriol surrounding the Keystone XL Pipeline, that would run 1,700 miles from Alberta, Canada through the United States to refineries on the Gulf of Mexico.
The oil sands of Alberta are estimated to hold 170 billion barrels of petroleum, the largest reservoir of black gold outside of Saudi Arabia.
Because the pipeline crosses an international boundary, President Barack Obama has the final say over whether to give the project a green light.
From Reason TV: The greatest city in the world - New York, New York - is home to 8 million souls, a magnet for 52 million tourists a year, and legendary for the grossest public toilets this side of a Turkish prison. That makes sense, since nobody really owns public toilets, leading to the ultimate tragedy of the commons.
There’s a reason the Big Apple shopping blog Racked recently recommended a list of the 16 best in store bathrooms for New Yorkers on the go. Can you imagine a similar list of johns maintained by Mayor Mike Bloomberg’s tidy team?
Twenty-five year veteran, Officer Leroy Pyle of San Jose, CA, gives the facts regarding the differences between semi and fully-automatic weapons and how confusion between the two leads to impaired judgement and bad legislation.
Another great video by School House Rock. I’ve played it a few times around here and my kids are already singing snatches of it, so it sounds like this is a great way to memorize the preamble, if you’re so inclined.
I’m still trying to figure out how “promote the general welfare” has turned into “provide nationlized healthcare”.