CBO: Obama broke deficit pledge

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Examiner) The Congressional Budget Office on Friday reported that the federal government ran a $1.1 trillion deficit in fiscal year 2012, making it official that President Obama more…

Rick Santelli smells a rat

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWSBUSTERS) Rick Santelli, the man who helped launch the Tea Party with his impassioned comments from the trading floor in 2009, sees the hand of politics at work more…

Gas prices suddenly skyrocket in California

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) Gasoline station owners in the Los Angeles area including Costco Wholesale Corp. (COST) are beginning to shut pumps as the state’s oil refiners started rationing supplies and spot prices more…

Fuzzy math? Jobs report met with skepticism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Job growth remained tame in September, with the economy creating just 114,000 net new positions though the unemployment rate fell to 7.8 percent The report presented a more…

Pew's $ pipeline vs. Keystone pipeline

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Philanthropy Daily) There they go again. The Pew Charitable Trusts are notorious for leading a small group of donors in a successful crusade to fool the U.S. Congress more…

Is Eric Holder's brother hiring illegals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Carolina Journal) U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s brother, William Holder, apparently employs illegal foreign workers at one or more of the four McDonald’s restaurants he and his wife more…

QE3 could push gold up to $2,400/oz.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Gold could hit an all-time high of $2,400 by next summer, driven up by a third round of quantitative easing in the US. The first round more…