Republicans quiz administration bias over bird deaths

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) House Republicans think the Obama Administration may be selectively enforcing wildlife laws to prosecute oil and gas companies while sparing wind-energy farms. And they're pushing hard to more…

Golden era of 1950s/60s was anomaly, not norm

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Zero Hedge) If there is one thing that unites trade unionists, Keynesian Cargo Cultists, free-market fans and believers in American exceptionalism, it's a misty-eyed nostalgia for the Golden more…

Soaring bacon prices got you down?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Zero Hedge) We recently noted the soaring cost of US foodstuffs this quarter (handily outperforming stocks) but without a doubt it is lean hogs that are the best more…

Reid campaign cash paid to granddaughter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) WASHINGTON — Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s troubles deepened Thursday when it was revealed that his campaign bought $31,000 worth of jewelry from his granddaughter more…

Boehner attending anti-tea party event

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) Republican House Speaker John Boehner will spend next weekend at a Ritz Carlton event hosted by an anti-tea party group devoted to fighting conservatives within the GOP. Boehner more…

Ex-Qwest CEO links downfall to NSA refusal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Denver Business Journal) Joe Nacchio, the convicted former CEO of Denver-based Qwest, took to the airwaves Thursday to link his legal troubles to his alleged refusal to take more…

Senator warns of student-loan bubble

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NPR) Each year, the federal government provides more than $150 billion in grants and loans to help students pay for college. And while a bachelor's degree has become more…