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pertaining to President Obama

Millions in 'Sordid' Bonuses Paid to top VA Admin

Mark Flatten, Washington Examiner

Hefty performance bonuses were paid last year to 64 VA medical directors who oversaw hospitals, including some where patient wait lists were falsified and preventable patient deaths occurred.

Murrieta Patriots Face Down Feds – But 300,000 More Illegal Aliens Are On Their Way

The tide headed for our southern border shows no sign of abating, but House Republicans could mitigate the disaster if they stood tall and used their constitutional power of the purse to rein-in Obama's lawless open borders policy. SIGN OUR PETITION TO DEFEND THE BORDER.

Why Obama Wants Amnesty

Ben Shapiro, Breitbart

The rise in illegal immigration certainly creates impetus for higher taxes, more economic leveling, and a decline in prosperity for purposes of fairness. The Obama admin. isn’t merely taking advantage of a good crisis. They’re creating one in order to do so.

Sheriffs Refusing to Hold Immigrant Inmates for Feds

Sandy Fitzgerald, Newsmax

Dozens of sheriffs around the U.S. are refusing to detain noncitizens convicted of crimes for extra time to allow the fed. gov't to start deportation proceedings after a court ruling that one immigrant's civil rights had been violated when she was held without probable cause.

Obama Added 1,300 Pages to OCare During Holiday

Matthew Burke, Tea Party News Network

Obama bureaucrats were busy inflicting 1,296 pages of new health care regulations on an already highly over-regulated industry. At 4:15 PM on July 3, when many were checking out for the long weekend, the Obama HHS delivered a massive stack of new regulations.

Republicans Could Stop Obama From Sending Illegal Aliens To Your Community

The House can and should use the power of the purse to stop the release and the transportation of illegal aliens to your community, but until We the People rise up and demand it House leaders are unlikely to act. Sign our petition to demand that the House act to prohibit Obama from spending any money on transporting illegal aliens to the interior of the U.S.

Lois Lerner Email Cover-up May Succeed

Thomas Lifson, American Thinker

The White House claims that they have no records of any suspicious emails from Lerner regarding the IRS targeting scandal, and now it's been revealed that the hard drive was destroyed. Congress is powerless to root around White House records and find emails from Lerner. 

McDaniel Tells Exactly Why Cochran Failed Mississippi

Tea Party News Network Staff

Conservative Chris McDaniel blasted Cochran for not being conservative and for not standing up against Obama. He said Obamacare must be fully repealed and that the most conservative state deserves the most conservative senator.

Smoking Gun? Obama Knew Bergdahl was a Deserter in '10

Greg Campbell, Tea Party News Network

A Pentagon report clearly indicates that as early as 2010, the DOD knew that Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl had deserted his unit. This means that the Obama Administration had long known that Bergdahl was a deserter and still traded 5 dangerous terrorists for the release of a man who deserted his unit.

Cruz: Have We Put a Price on Other US Soldiers?

Sandy Fitzgerald, Newsmax

Ted Cruz is glad for the return of Bowe Bergdahl, but is concerned about the release of 5 Taliban prisoners. "How many soldiers lost their lives to capture the Taliban we released?" Cruz said it may send the wrong message & sets a bad precedent.

Rush: VA Scandal Proves Gov't Bureaucracy Can't Handle Healthcare

Tea Party News Network Staff

Rush explains that the VA mess proves that gov't should exit the healthcare business. "It's something that a bureaucracy just can’t handle. If you want to know where we’re headed as a country with healthcare, take a look at the VA... this is the course that’s been charted if we don’t change it."

Why Big Business Wanted Regulation

Timothy P. Carney, Washington Examiner

Preservation of the status quo is often the aim of corporations. It's consistently the consequence of fed. action. It's the enemy of entrepreneurship, economic growth and free choice. As today's progs. continue TRoosevelt's collusive policies hidden by populist rhetoric, we need Gabriel Kolko's insights more than ever.

Why The VA Scandal Sticks

Michael Gerson, Real Clear Politics

The WH's response indicates a strategy of persuasion: Pick a minor scapegoat, institute an inconsequential reform, claim broad support, then insist that the whole matter is old news. In a presidency defined by healthcare ambitions & debates, the VA scandal is likely to stick as a summary & a parody. 

Mark Levin on VA: Get Rid Of "Central Bureaucracy," Try A Voucher System

Real Clear Politics Staff

"We don't need a Veterans Administration. We need quality timely medical care for our veterans. And no matter how many times, especially this president says they're going to fix it, they're not, it's impossible. Maybe every member of Congress should resign. Maybe Obama should resign. They're all in on it." 

Boehner's Big Immigration Decision

Russell Berman, The Hill

After failing to seal a “grand bargain” with Obama on cutting the federal deficit, Boehner may see immigration as his opportunity for an achievement that would define his tenure in office of which he's hinted may be coming to an end.

REID WANTS CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TO LIMIT POLITICAL SPEECH

Ken Klukowski, Breitbart

Harry Reid announced the Sen. Judiciary Comm. will hold a hearing on June 3 on amending the Constitution to limit political speech. If ultimately adopted, it would prohibit political speech of citizens and citizen groups such as the NRA.

Poll: GOP Leads in Midterms as OCare Dooms Dems

Melanie Batley, Newsmax

R's are in the lead in the most competitive House & Senate races, a reflection on Obama's low approval rating & frustration with Obamacare, a new poll has found. 41% said they would choose a Repub., 34% would choose a Dem, and about 25% were unsure.

Targeted? Gun Sellers Say 'High Risk' Label From Feds Restricts Business

Kelly Riddell, Washington Times

Gun retailers say the Obama administration is trying to put them out of business with regulations and investigations that bypass Congress and choke off their lines of credit, freeze their assets and prohibit online sales.

Is It True, Mr. Speaker?

We said back in November of last year Speaker Boehner, Eric Cantor, Kevin McCarthy, Cathy McMorris Rogers and the rest of the House Republican “leadership” could not be trusted on immigration and Valerie Jarrett’s remarks to the global elite gathered at the SkyBridge Alternatives Conference in Las Vegas show we were right.