Blue Dog DEMs Bite Obama – Slow The Hell Down!; Time is Against Obama who wants to jam Socialist Takeover down America’s throat

Obama - Clear & Present Danger to Health Care of Majority; DEM Blue Dogs say NO to Obama waterboarding America to get his way

Obama - Clear & Present Danger to Health Care of Majority; DEM Blue Dogs say NO to Obama waterboarding America to get his way

Hey Obama?

Who Let the Dogs Out???

You DID, JERK!

With your Shoving the Socialist Takeover
ObamaCare Bill Down the Throat of Americans.

Want to lay blame for the Blue Dog DEMs saying “Now wait a damn minute!”???

BlueDog2

Lay it at your own doorstep, Barack.

By the way, Your Rasmussen Obama  Job Approval Rating Index
just hit an all time low today, July 30, 2009.

Obama Approval Index = -12

Using Health Care as a tool to take over the American Health Care Industry is a tactic that will ruin the quality of care the majority of Americans now have… and what do they get in return for letting you control their health care?

Higher Costs; Lower Quality; and Miles of Government Bureaucracy

Thank God there are
Liberal Centrists

Now… let’s Take a look at what is being reported at the Washington Post, shall we???

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A Blue Dog With Time and Clout on His Side

Washington Post Staff Writer
Thursday, July 30, 2009

A few weeks ago, Rep. Mike Ross, a little-known conservative Democrat from Arkansas, seemed an unlikely power broker poised to put the brakes on the president’s plan for a fast-track health-care reform bill.

But the low-key five-term legislator became a force to reckon with in negotiating the bill’s details with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and the White House. And on Wednesday, after signing off on a deal that ended two weeks of gridlock, Ross said the most important concession the Blue Dog Democrats won with their effort was time.

“We were able to reach an agreement that ensures that every member of Congress will have the entire month of August and the first week in September to read the bill and to visit with their constituents about it,” Ross said in an interview minutes after the House leadership and Ross announced a deal.

Ross, speaking for The Washington Post’s online video series “Voices of Power,” said the deal was “absolutely” contingent on not having a vote before the August recess, as Pelosi had hoped to do. “Somewhere along the way, people started imposing this artificial deadline,” he said. “The American people are ready for us to slow down and . . . read what we are voting on.”

Ross and about 40 other Democrats from the conservative Blue Dog Coalition had written Pelosi months ago asking to be involved in drafting the reform bill but were not a vital part of the process, he said. “I think our leadership now understands that was a mistake,” he said.

As the complex bill made its way through the various House committees, the Blue Dogs on the Energy and Commerce Committee made it clear that they would not support it in its initial form.

Ross described the two weeks of intense negotiations as “a great big blur.” He gave White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel, a former House member, credit for assisting with negotiations between two opposing ideological camps, the Blue Dogs on the one hand and Pelosi and the committee chairman, Henry A. Waxman (D-Calif.), on the other.

“Look, there’s no secret here that Henry Waxman is much more to the left than I am,” he said. “Our ideology, our political philosophies are different. The role that Rahm played . . . is helping us find some common ground.”

He said another concession the Blue Dogs won was easing the employer mandate. “Originally, if you are a small business and you had a payroll over $100,000, you were going to be mandated to provide health insurance to your employers. We were able to increase that to an annual payroll of $500,000,” he said.

Ross listed as his group’s other major accomplishments cutting $100 billion in costs from the plan and devising a public option — or government-run insurance plan — “that will truly be just that, an option . . . it will simply give consumers more choices.”

In the end, Ross emphasized that “this is just a small part of a very lengthy process, and none of us know how the bill is going to look at the end of the day . . . but I hope that it will be a bill that I can support, because I understand the need to get health-care reform done.”

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165 Responses to Blue Dog DEMs Bite Obama – Slow The Hell Down!; Time is Against Obama who wants to jam Socialist Takeover down America’s throat

  1. tellitlikeitis says:

    Many of the blue dogs in congress ran as conservative and took away republican seats. Their districts are still conservative districts and if they throw in with pelosi and company they will be lookng for a job after they get thrown out in the 2010 elections.

  2. samiam60 says:

    Darthbama is now down to -12 points and falling fast. We just need to keep that poll greased.

  3. tellitlikeitis says:

  4. VotingFemale says:

    just added a pic to the above blogpost…

    of a blue dog! ROFL

  5. tellitlikeitis says:

    Send this video to any elderly parents or relatives. Obamacare is euthanasia.

  6. tellitlikeitis says:

    cool bluedog!

  7. samiam60 says:

    He talks about a Civilian National Security force to meet the “OBJECTIVE HE HAS SET”. Just what are those objectives. Bet know one knows!

  8. tellitlikeitis says:

    sam, did you check out obama and mao utube? The objective is to keep us in line.

  9. tellitlikeitis says:

    Obama thinks he is clever. He has about 6 months of history now and has been dropping clues whether accidently or deliberately on who and what he is. He fooled a lot of people during the campaign but people are starting to see what he is all about and it’s now being reflected in the pole numbers.

  10. samiam60 says:

    Just watch a video on the Hiltler Youth groups. Too long to post here but very disturbing to say the least.

  11. SamHenry says:

    Awesome post, VF

  12. karmahd says:

    Remember if anyone votes for a new health care bill, they need to be voted out, all that is happening here is a deepening of the Obama influence machine. He is running out of steam, and that is the way it should be!! Back to work, howdy all…

  13. SamHenry says:

    The sad part of what the President has brought about is that there is greater racial hostility in the black community than we had imagined. Thank god we have Arlene who gives us a perspective on how blacks hide their anger from whites and kind of take us along for a ride. That doesn’t get anyone anywhere. The bottom line I fear is that people who have felt put upon by whites will not be satisfied until they have reduced whites to poor begging fools.

  14. karmahd says:

    Now I really have to go, Hey VF long time no talk!!! The racial issue will always be in Obamas back pocket for him to pull when he really needs an ace in the hole!! He is as bigoted and racial as Farrakan, and the rest of the black radicals. He used race to get voted in, he now uses race to stir up the masses and distract from passing his Wizard of Obama health care plan that is totally wrong for our country!!!http://www.gallup.com/poll/121814/more-disapprove-than-approve-obama-healthcare.aspx

  15. VotingFemale says:

    Pelosi Reveal the Socialist Anger at opposition to putting Private Health Insurance Companies out of business…

    July 30, 2009
    Categories: Pelosi

    Pelosi slams insurers as “immoral” villains

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is trying to unite her divided caucus around a common enemy — the health insurance industry — previewing an August recess line of attack by Democrats trying to maintain momentum on health care reform.

    On Thursday, reporters pelted Pelosi with questions about a liberal Democratic insurrection against a deal cut with Blue Dog Democrats that would significantly weaken the health care public option — and she responded with a withering attack on the insurance industry.

    “The public option — that’s where the insurance companies are making their attacks — it’s almost immoral what they are doing, ” said Pelosi, addressing reporters outside of her office a few minutes ago.

    “Of course, they’ve been immoral all along,” she added. “They are the villains in this, they have been part of the problem in a major way. They are doing everything in their power to stop a public option from happening and the public has to know.. They have had a good thing going for a long time at the expense of the American people and the health of our country.”

    “This is the fight of our lives,” she added.

    As to claims that Democratic leadership sold out progressive, African-Americans and Hispanic reps by negotiating a side deal, she responded: “Might I remind you that the progressives are represented on the committees of jurisdiction in a very strong manner. Might I remind you that the progressives are chairmen of those committees — progressives have been well represented.”

    A fact check: The Center for Responsive Politics reports that the health care industry spent a whopping $133 million in lobbying during the second quarter of ’09. But seven of the top ten spenders were actually drug and biotech companies – which are nominally supportive of the Democrats — spending an aggregate of $25 million.

    Blue Cross was the only insurer to crack the top ten, shelling out about $5.2 million.

    The American Hospitals Association, which lobbied for reimbursement rates, spent about $4 million.

    None of these numbers, however, include the tens of millions insurers spend on campaign contributions or TV ads.

    By Glenn Thrush 11:39 AM
    http://www.politico.com/blogs/glennthrush/0709/Pelosi_slams_insurers_as_immoral_villains.html

  16. tellitlikeitis says:

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  18. rosehips says:

    morning peeps. just got to balance things out a little bit. heehee I got this in my email this morning.

  19. tellitlikeitis says:

    Nice vids VF, Did you like mine?

  20. VotingFemale says:

    I did Tellit! Thanks for posting them!

    tellitlikeitis says

    Nice vids VF, Did you like mine?

  21. tellitlikeitis says:

    We’ve Figured Him Out
    By Ben Stein on 7.24.09 @ 9:45AM

    Why is President Barack Obama in such a hurry to get his socialized medicine bill passed?

    Because he and his cunning circle realize some basic truths:

    The American people in their unimaginable kindness and trust voted for a pig in a poke in 2008. They wanted so much to believe Barack Obama was somehow better and different from other ultra-leftists that they simply took him on faith.

    They ignored his anti-white writings in his books. They ignored his quiet acceptance of hysterical anti-American diatribes by his minister, Jeremiah Wright.

    They ignored his refusal to explain years at a time of his life as a student. They ignored his ultra-left record as a “community organizer,” Illinois state legislator, and Senator.

    The American people ignored his total zero of an academic record as a student and teacher, his complete lack of scholarship when he was being touted as a scholar.

    Now, the American people are starting to wake up to the truth. Barack Obama is a super likeable super leftist, not a fan of this country, way, way too cozy with the terrorist leaders in the Middle East, way beyond naïveté, all the way into active destruction of our interests and our allies and our future.

    The American people have already awakened to the truth that the stimulus bill — a great idea in theory — was really an immense bribe to Democrat interest groups, and in no way an effort to help all Americans.

    Now, Americans are waking up to the truth that ObamaCare basically means that every time you are sick or injured, you will have a clerk from the Department of Motor Vehicles telling your doctor what he can and cannot do.

    The American people already know that Mr. Obama’s plan to lower health costs while expanding coverage and bureaucracy is a myth, a promise of something that never was and never will be — a bureaucracy lowering costs in a free society. Either the costs go up or the free society goes away.

    These are perilous times. Mrs. Hillary Clinton, our Secretary of State, has given Iran the go-ahead to have nuclear weapons, an unqualified betrayal of the nation. Now, we face a devastating loss of freedom at home in health care. It will be joined by controls on our lives to “protect us” from global warming, itself largely a fraud if believed to be caused by man.

    Mr. Obama knows Americans are getting wise and will stop him if he delays at all in taking away our freedoms.

    There is his urgency and our opportunity. Once freedom is lost, America is lost. Wake up, beloved America.

  22. tellitlikeitis says:

    Draft ben stein for president 2012! lol. Ben nailed it!

  23. VotingFemale says:

    HealHealthCareNow.Org is a Socialist Funded Propaganda Web Site…

    This is What Doctors See as Socialist Propaganda against them…

  24. VotingFemale says:

    Good Morning Rose!

    ObamaCare… Just what the communists ordered!

    Need an MRI? No problem, the wait list is 6 months long… if you live that long!

  25. tellitlikeitis says:

    Good Morning Rose!

  26. VotingFemale says:

    I guess that was a Rosehips Driveby!

    waves to rose

  27. tellitlikeitis says:

    No care for the elderly. Just take a pain pill and die dear old mom and dad. That’s Obamacare.

  28. rosehips says:

    vf, wish I could stay. just wanted to pop in and say hi and put my few cents in. I think we need reform but I don’t think it is possible without a paradigm shift and much compromise. I don’t think we the people are willing. Maybe if the profiteers continue to try to squeeze more blood from our already depleted reserves we will hit critical mass. It’s hard for me to get too outraged when I am paying $30/mo for health care for me and my son. I am just glad I live in a state that provides options for those who can’t afford insurance. I don’t know how much longer Wash state will be able to cover all who need it. It isn’t looking good.

    have a great day everyone!

  29. tellitlikeitis says:

    He’s actually telling the truth on this one.

  30. tellitlikeitis says:

    Bye Rose. Have a great day!

  31. SamHenry says:

    I’ve been in and out today – don’t really have anything to contribute today except a bucket full of fears and that’s no help. I’m still watching my Newfie neighbor, Guinness until we see or hear from his “mother and father.” What a day. I’ve lived long enough to see my President at a picnic table in the side yard of the White House having a beer with a Professor and a Policeman. Where IS the secretary for protocol! I guess there is none. OR is it the CZAR of Protocol. Anyway I guess the policeman will be coming with his lawyer. Nice. Nice to keep it all going on a national level Barack and all just in time for the evening news. No one knows news cycles better than you do big “B.”

  32. VotingFemale says:

    No one invited the 911 caller who has been slammed by Obamamagots as a racist.

    SamHenry says

    I’ve been in and out today – don’t really have anything to contribute today except a bucket full of fears and that’s no help. I’m still watching my Newfie neighbor, Guinness until we see or hear from his “mother and father.” What a day. I’ve lived long enough to see my President at a picnic table in the side yard of the White House having a beer with a Professor and a Policeman. Where IS the secretary for protocol! I guess there is none. OR is it the CZAR of Protocol. Anyway I guess the policeman will be coming with his lawyer. Nice. Nice to keep it all going on a national level Barack and all just in time for the evening news. No one knows news cycles better than you do big “B.”

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  34. VotingFemale says:

    Hey Barack???

    Can you say M I N U S TWELVE????

    AAAAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

  35. tellitlikeitis says:

    He is going down fast! lol

  36. VotingFemale says:

    Tellit… it is destiny…

  37. Foxwood says:

    The problem with socialist and communist propaganda is…
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    it’s a lie to get the Socialist/Communist agenda pushed through.

  38. tellitlikeitis says:

    Hello Foxwood!

  39. Foxwood says:

    Morning Tellit.

    Been busy as of late. Been doing drive by’s at best.

  40. Foxwood says:

    Gonna try to get some VFBloging in tonight, but I have work on the house I have to get done, and an article I want to get done tonight.

  41. arlenearmy says:

    vf
    when i logged onto this blog & saw all those 12’s .. i thought i was in the matrix.

  42. arlenearmy says:

    The Dems & Obama were the ones who set the deadline of “by end of August” on that Obamacare ….. And this is not the news media’s fault. Yet, Harry Reid is blaming the news media. I suspect that he’s referring to Foxnews.

    Perhaps Obama is putting the squeeze on Foxnews to fire Glenn Beck. They are mad because Beck called Obama a racist. Which is the TRUTH !! And Obama is using NBC Chuck Todd to do the dirty work.

  43. Foxwood says:

    Hey! The King of the country is drinking the King of Beers!

    Yahoo!

  44. Foxwood says:

    Arlene,

    Glenn has been hinting at he might get sequestered.

  45. Foxwood says:

    Wrong word… Hushed.

  46. arlenearmy says:

    “NBC Wants Fox Competitor Glenn Beck Fired. Chuck Todd and company at NBC News are outraged that conservative talker Beck won’t –or can’t– be fired for calling President Obama a “racist.”

    http://spectator.org/blog/2009/07/30/liberal-intolerance-on-tv

  47. arlenearmy says:

    Glen Beck’s not the only one he’s trying to shut down. I read that some cops may get fired for doing background check on Obama.

    http://www.wsbtv.com/news/20218458/detail.html

  48. Foxwood says:

    What Socialists don’t get about healthcare, not counting it sucks, is that we can’t afford it. We can’t afford medicare and medicade, and both of them are just about bankrupt, just like our country.

  49. arlenearmy says:

    Well Fox, what ‘s so crazy about this ObamaCare plan is that they are trying to make us believe that folks SHALL be allowed to get insurance for pre-existing conditions. That’s like suffering from a heart attack today & get insured for a catastrophic condition tomorrow. No private insurance now or ever will do this.

  50. arlenearmy says:

    Insurance is something like a game of chance.

  51. Foxwood says:

    Did anyone see Glenn and John Stossel with Canadian Care and the Indian Hospital in North Dakota? That’s what we have to look forward to. I guess this is what the socialists that are for this bill want, or maybe they’ve just drank too much of the koolaid. I wonder if they will concede we were right when they see what they get.

  52. Foxwood says:

    Arlene,
    I don’t think they think we are reading this bill. It states exactly what they want to do, but Obummer outright lies about it.

  53. arlenearmy says:

    If Obama said: “I, congress & the senate have acted stupidly” then maybe I would not dog him so bad. The stupidity is that they are trying to run this country down to what you see in Haiti.

    Now, who in his or her right sound mind would want to be a leader of Haiti or Honduras, if they are leader of USA. If we become transformed into a 3rd world, the transfer of power will be uncivilized. Obama needs to open his eyes & see that Honduran leader was physically thrown out w/nothing more than the pajamas on his back.

  54. VotingFemale says:

    Obama & Co are desperately trying to create the Socialist Matrix… to use people as money batteries for their power-control lust fun and profit.

    arlenearmy says
    vf
    when i logged onto this blog & saw all those 12’s .. i thought i was in the matrix.

  55. VotingFemale says:

    I want to know the names of the writers of this bill… section by section, line by line.

    WHO WROTE IT?????????????

    Foxwood says

    Arlene,
    I don’t think they think we are reading this bill. It states exactly what they want to do, but Obummer outright lies about it.

  56. VotingFemale says:

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    arlenearmy says

    “NBC Wants Fox Competitor Glenn Beck Fired. Chuck Todd and company at NBC News are outraged that conservative talker Beck won’t –or can’t– be fired for calling President Obama a “racist.”

    http://spectator.org/blog/2009/07/30/liberal-intolerance-on-tv

  57. VotingFemale says:

    Guess What NBC?

    Lou Dobbs is not likely to have his tongue cut out either!

    AAAAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

  58. Foxwood says:

    Obutthole wants our parents to do their duty and die.

    FUCK YOU!

  59. VotingFemale says:

    And Bill O is staying away from the fact that Obama refuses to produce a long form birth certificate because of Business Decisions at FOX.

    We Know this Billy O’Boy! 😉

    MSNBC Goes Postal over people not kissing Socialist Obama Ass and rolling over on the non-transparency of the Enchanted One

  60. Foxwood says:

    Sorry VF, I’m passionate about this one.

    I have to do some house work, rather, work on the house.

  61. VotingFemale says:

    OBAMA! Tear Down That Certificate Of Live Birth and Show the World Your Long Form Birth Certificate! …complete with the Name of the Doctor who delivered you and the Name of the Hospital Where You Were Delivered!

    Do That! Now!

  62. arlenearmy says:

    brb …. time to eat

  63. VotingFemale says:

    I agree with you Foxwood…

    they want to cull the population of babies and old people….

    while they attack Palin over the annual wolf population management program.

    F’ing Hypocrites to the end…

    Foxwood says

    Obutthole wants our parents to do their duty and die.

    FUCK YOU!

  64. SamHenry says:

    I’m on my way out for dinner – neighbor I am helping had minor stroke today – for those who hate my views and writing, it has been a stroke of luck. Ah well, all is well so off for a time. I can’t handle all I’ve read above. I will call Barack anything I want to but most of all LIAR – or the great secret keeper because he is a SOCIALIST and not the democratic man we elected. I’m all through. I don’t care who he drinks with. I think the 911 caller should consider this round was beneath her!

  65. VotingFemale says:

    I can pretty much predict if it was ever revealed which persons, by name, wrote the sections what were cobbled together to form the 1018 ObamaCare Bill… it would be employees of…

    S E I U – Service Employees International Union and ACORN, the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now

  66. VotingFemale says:

    You are a treasured contributor here… so stop with the self-deprecation, girlfriend.

    SamHenry says

    I’m on my way out for dinner – neighbor I am helping had minor stroke today – for those who hate my views and writing, it has been a stroke of luck. Ah well, all is well so off for a time. I can’t handle all I’ve read above. I will call Barack anything I want to but most of all LIAR – or the great secret keeper because he is a SOCIALIST and not the democratic man we elected. I’m all through. I don’t care who he drinks with. I think the 911 caller should consider this round was beneath her!

  67. VotingFemale says:

    Each one of you are a treasured contributor here. Do not doubt that for a single moment. Each and every one of you.

    This is a grassroots coalition here… and I know that many many people who, though never comment here, visit us daily and read what we say and agree. We are speaking the truth… unafraid and undaunted by the Socialist’s threats and tactics. It simply makes us stronger. I have access to stat data that goes way way way way beyond the stat data provided by wordpress… even down to demographics. Most of the non-comment viewers here are very intelligent people.

    I bow to each of you in humility… and to our non-commenting viewers with respect.

    2010 will RECALIBRATE THE POLITICAL BALANCE OF POWER IN WASHINGTON DC if we continue to exercise our freedom of self-expression every day… here and in every place we go in our daily lives.

    I started asking people… “Did you get invited to the White House for a Beer?”

    The reactions have been universal disgust over our Racist-In-Chief.

    He outed himself… no one did it to him.

  68. Foxwood says:

    Good afternoon SamH.

    I just had an Ah ha moment.

    If we take the top 400 wealthiest Americans and combine their wealth, take it away from them for our deficit, it will not pay for it.

    http://www.forbes.com/lists/results.jhtml?passListId=54&passYear=2003&passListType=Person&searchParameter1=unset&searchParameter2=unset&resultsStart=1&resultsHowMany=25&resultsSortProperties=-numberfield2%2C%2Bstringfield1&resultsSortCategoryName=worth&fromColumnClick=true&passKeyword=&category1=category&category2=category

    I did a quick add up and came up with an estimated 6 trillion dollars. I don’t recall the deficit numbers, but it does include healthcare. I know our deficit is way above 6 trillion.

  69. Foxwood says:

    Got to get the work done.

    BBL.

    And thanks, VF.

  70. VotingFemale says:

    Our deficit is about 13 trillion dollars…

    and the real problem is spending is higher than revenue… so even paying off the deficit will not fix bad habits. The Socialists would see a payoff as an opportunity to borrow money like a man with a month left to live.

  71. VotingFemale says:

    Polls show Obama is losing Ground Daily on his stinking ObamaCare Bill.

    AAAAAAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

    America did not become the most successful and powerful country the world has ever witnessed… By Accident…

    At the end of the day in the political battle for our country, I foresee the Sound Shutdown of the DEM Socialists as the Spoiling RATS THEY ARE.

    But they will never go away… they will, if defeated… slink back to their rock piles and plot their next Venture… and our Constitution allows them that… so that we are free to oppose them. That is democracy.

  72. arlenearmy says:

    just got in…. i see biden.. what the fuck is he doing at the beer summit.

  73. rosehips says:

    lol arlene, I think I’d bring joe along on a beer date too. I was surprised to see him but I can see why Obama invited him. They may need a little comic relief, ya know?

  74. VotingFemale says:

    Good question, Arlene…

    I guess Obama felt the need for backup.

    After all the Police Officer only had two against him.

    And I did not see Officer Crowley smile… even once. While Gates sat on the edge of his seat doing a lot of talking… while Obama was animated like the nervous metrosexual he is… and Biden laid back munching away without a word.

    arlenearmy says

    just got in…. i see biden.. what the fuck is he doing at the beer summit.

  75. VotingFemale says:

    I actually like Joe as a person… his candor is refreshing for a politician even if I do not agree with his politics or the company he keeps.

    rosehips says

    lol arlene, I think I’d bring joe along on a beer date too. I was surprised to see him but I can see why Obama invited him. They may need a little comic relief, ya know?

  76. arlenearmy says:

    No body… not even guffy Biden would had volunteered for that racial assignment. That’s the sort of gig most folks want to stay farrrrrrrrrrrr away from.

    Obama begged Biden to show up because it would had looked like 2 black dudes against 1 white guy.

  77. arlenearmy says:

    Geraldo is tripping!

  78. Foxwood says:

    VF, you could add in the rest of the millionaires and it would still not add up to the 13 trillion. If they, for some crazy reason, became responsible, they could not pay off the deficit by robbing the rich. Socialism/Communism is a flawed system. You can’t be smart and be a Socialist/Communist. You can act it, and that is what Obummer is doing.

  79. Foxwood says:

    Horendo is always trippin.

    I call him Horindo Revolver from the old Cheech and Chong albums.

  80. samiam60 says:

    Looks like Officer Cowley stopped Professor Gates after the beer bash at Obama’s place and gave him a DUI. Details at 11

  81. VotingFemale says:

    I wonder if Officer Crowley was armed during the Beer Summit.

  82. VotingFemale says:

    And yeah, Arlene, the image of two black guys who trashed a white guy sitting at a table with said white guy would have looked like a setup.

  83. samiam60 says:

    Officer Crowley was sitting next to the most powerful crook in the world. And couldn’t arrest him cause it might look like racial profiling.

  84. Foxwood says:

    Too funny Sami, I’d of done it.

  85. Foxwood says:

    I’m sure he got pat down.

  86. samiam60 says:

    Obama to Crowley: So Cracker did you learn your lesson.
    Crowley to Obama: You have the right to remain silent.

  87. samiam60 says:

    Gates to Crowley: Would you like to be in my PBS special?
    Crowley to Gates: You have the right to remain silent.

  88. samiam60 says:

    Biden to Obama, Gates, Crowley: So whats this all about anyways?

  89. VotingFemale says:

    More heat thrown on the Obama Birth Ceritificate Bon Fire…

    from: http://www.punditandpundette.com/2009/07/andy-mccarthy-on-why-obamas-birth.html

    From the bloggers… Pundit & Pundette:
    Thursday, July 30, 2009

    Andy McCarthy on why Obama’s birth certificate matters

    Andy McCarthy delves into the birth certificate issue and makes it respectable for a person to express a wish to see the full birth certificate.

    Mr. McCarthy is writing in response to NR’s recent editorial on the birth issue, and is taking some flak from his colleagues on the Corner. I find his arguments unassailable.

    Suborned in the USA -> http://article.nationalreview.com/?q=ZmJhMzlmZWFhOTQ3YjUxMDE2YWY4ZDMzZjZlYTVmZmU=

    The piece is long but worth the time. Mr. McCarthy believes that Obama is a US citizen.

    The theory that Obama was born in Kenya, that he was smuggled into the U.S., and that his parents somehow hoodwinked Hawaiian authorities into falsely certifying his birth in Oahu, is crazy stuff.

    McCarthy has clarified the important distinction between the different types of birth documents:

    To summarize: What Obama has made available is a Hawaiian “certification of live birth” (emphasis added), not a birth certificate (or what the state calls a “certificate of live birth”). The certification form provides a short, very general attestation of a few facts about the person’s birth: name and sex of the newborn; date and time of birth; city or town of birth, along with the name of the Hawaiian island and the county; the mother’s maiden name and race; the father’s name and race; and the date the certification was filed. This certification is not the same thing as the certificate, which is what I believe we were referring to in the editorial as “the state records that are used to generate birth certificates [sic] when they are requested.”

    The certificate is the state record which contains a lot more information and from which the certifications are generated.

    Mr. McCarthy reiterates the evidence that Obama has lied, early and often, about his life and experiences, in his books and elsewhere. His refusal to make public the birth certificate and many other documents prevents us from learning more about him than he would like us to know.

    Mr. McCarthy on what Obama might be concealing and why it matters:

    The point is that he lies elaborately about himself and plainly doesn’t believe it’s important to be straight with the American people — to whom he is constantly making bold promises. And it makes a difference whether he was ever a Muslim. He knows that — it’s exactly why, as a candidate, he originally suggested his name and heritage would be a selling point. Obama’s religious background matters in terms of how he is perceived by Muslims (Islam rejects the notion of renouncing the faith; some Muslims, like Libyan strongman Muammar Qaddafi, make no bones about regarding Obama as a Muslim; and — as the mainstream media took pains not to report during the campaign — it is suspected that significant illegal donations poured into the Obama campaign from Islamic countries and territories). Obama’s religious background also matters in terms of how he views American policies bearing on the Muslim world.

    Also this:

    There’s speculation out there from the former CIA officer Larry Johnson — who is no right-winger and is convinced the president was born in Hawaii — that the full state records would probably show Obama was adopted by the Indonesian Muslim Lolo Soetoro and became formally known as “Barry Soetoro.” Obama may have wanted that suppressed for a host of reasons: issues about his citizenship, questions about his name (it’s been claimed that Obama represented in his application to the Illinois bar that he had never been known by any name other than Barack Obama), and the undermining of his (false) claim of remoteness from Islam. Is that true? I don’t know and neither do you.

    Obama has gone to a great deal of trouble to misrepresent himself and conceal routinely-disclosed personal documents. Mr. McCarthy contends that we have a right to the information. This doesn’t make him (or me) a wacko conspiracy theorist.

    The point has little to do with whether Obama was born in Hawaii. I’m quite confident that he was. The issue is: What is the true personal history of the man who has been sold to us based on nothing but his personal history? On that issue, Obama has demonstrated himself to be an unreliable source and, sadly, we can’t trust the media to get to the bottom of it. What’s wrong with saying, to a president who promised unprecedented “transparency”: Give us all the raw data and we’ll figure it out for ourselves?

  90. Foxwood says:

    M2 has a new site up. I do believe they are trying to sneak pass Card Check, or Fast Track, or what ever they are calling, it now tomorrow, while we debate healthcare.

    http://freeviews.wordpress.com/2009/07/29/dems-in-congress-stay-the-course-of-party-country-destruction-in-order-to-ram-through-job-killing-agenda-to-satisfy-further-economic-decay-quota-and-pay-off-union-bosses-or-harry-reid-does/

    Call your Reps tomorrow early.

  91. tellitlikeitis says:

    Hello Friends! How is everyone tonight?

  92. arlenearmy says:

    VF said that McCarthy said:
    “On that issue, Obama has demonstrated himself to be an unreliable source and, sadly, we can’t trust the media to get to the bottom of it. ”

    __________________

    But the cops who tried to investigate Obama’s
    background & to get to the bottom of this man’s background, have been suspended from duty
    http://www.wsbtv.com/news/20218458/detail.html

  93. tellitlikeitis says:

    Hi Arlene! I saw that article. I hope the cops don’t lose their jobs.

  94. VotingFemale says:

    Arlene.. WTF is up with firing Cops who run a check on Obama?

    This country is sideways…

  95. VotingFemale says:

    And the next Conservative that is Elected… I expect serious crapo rolling if anyone even blinks wrong at them.

    These socialists are brain-F’ed.

  96. karmahd says:

    Hey I got a new phone today I can now comment from the can during breaks!! Cool

  97. Foxwood says:

    Tellit, doing good.

    Had a bad week so far, but the weekend is coming. Watching one of my shows for a change, Burn Notice, and working on an article, catching up on some blogging, too much multitasking.

  98. karmahd says:

    Of. Course I have big thumbs so my typing is slow

  99. Foxwood says:

    Karma said:
    “Hey I got a new phone today I can now comment from the can during breaks!! Cool”

    Too much information.

  100. karmahd says:

    Foxwood I will turn the sound down while in there

  101. Foxwood says:

    I don’t even answer the phone when I’m in the can, man.

    I call back and say “I was incommunicado”.

  102. m2 says:

    Hey, this is a drive-by… as I have to turn off my computer… 1st fox, thanks for the key info on Reid pushing the vote on card check thuggery tomorrow.

    That is why I thought it imp. enough to write about even when they were acting like it was not going to happen.

    Thought here
    were all the Blue Dogs in secret agreement to go along with Healthcare/or Card Check, but had to make themselves appear to appeal to their Conservative constituents? And so the Dems maybe decided to keep the media on-off again about whether votes will happen until last minute…

    Brings me to second point,
    On some show tonight. I don’t remember, they said Blue Dogs are not economic conservatives, they are just representing economic conservative districts. So they are not authentic in that belief, they are still liberals, just trying to do right by their constituency.

    OK, talk to everyone tomorrow!!
    G’night!

  103. SamHenry says:

    Sami – this is one of your better moments:

    Officer Crowley was sitting next to the most powerful crook in the world. And couldn’t arrest him cause it might look like racial profiling.

    Now I understand that Karm now has a phone shaped like a can so he can convince anyone anywhere that he is not on the phone but in the crapper – I just don’t get the pieces of this story.

    Have to get to bed early. Michael Jackson’s mother just got custody of me today and I have new bedtime hours. If you have any smart remarks for me tonight – “Keep it in the Closet” (song by mj).

  104. SamHenry says:

    Each one of you are a treasured contributor here. Do not doubt that for a single moment. Each and every one of you.

    Thank you VF for insights into your heart and into the blog stats. I just don’t read quickly and do the background work all of you do. I’m doggone lucky to be along for the ride. I sell refreshments and make a little money on the blogside and tell a joke or twa and leave having had a capital time.

    Dog overboard – night blog buds

  105. SamHenry says:

    PS I have tree and grass allergies. Beer is deadly for me. It is used only in making a fine Welsh Rarebit in winter. In summer, Barack would have to go to the trouble to make me an authentic San Gria from el scratcho before I’d come. And I like a diamond chaser!

  106. SamHenry says:

    Finally, fallout from the White House’s handling of the Cambridge affair includes the feelings and reputation of the black police officer who supported Sgt. Crowley. He is now called an Uncle Tom. I guess there are enough names to call everyone twice around. And calling the poor woman who reported the breakin a racist – well, will we ever stop opening our mouths to condemn another before having all the facts in???? Not likely. This is a top down problem now.

  107. arlenearmy says:

    VF said:}
    “Arlene.. WTF is up with firing Cops who run a check on Obama?”

    ____________________

    Obama is smacking down on cops, on the down-low! He has declared an all out war on law-enforcement because his feelings got hurt when Crowley would not submit to his BS.

    Obama went after corporations, then he bashed the businesses in Las Vegas. He smack down on firemen thru Sotomayor. He maligned Doctors & now the cops are on his shit list.

  108. arlenearmy says:

    Folks,
    its getting to the point that if you work for any government entity you might as well:

    1. shut down your face book & any other social networking account. No wordpress, No Ireport, No Youtube, No NOTHING online.

    2. dont blog on anything regarding Obama (for or against)

    3. Do not private email nobody about politics on your own computer at your own house.

    Those 2 cops are also in the military. If they want to say that Skippy Gates acts like a banana eating monkey, then that is their CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT.

    In other words, Obama owns the person who works for the government. They will not have a private life. They have been converted into fricking SLAVEEES w/out their consent.

  109. samiam60 says:

    Good Morning all. It is a New Day and We are Still Free.

  110. samiam60 says:

    Congress has pulled the Cash for Clunkers program leaving dealerships in distress as to if they are going to get their money.

    Just another Failed Obama Plan.

  111. samiam60 says:

    Big Government involved in private business is a real bad idea. Imagine if the Health Care issue is passed?

    http://money.cnn.com/2009/07/30/autos/cash_for_clunkers_suspended/index.htm

  112. samiam60 says:

    President Obama, you have under estimated the will of the AMERICAN PEOPLE!

  113. samiam60 says:

    The above video was made by a group of teenagers in America. President Obama, take notice your Impeachment Draweth Nigh.

  114. VotingFemale says:

    The Faternal Order of Police endorsed McCain-Palin… Gibbs slipped this fact during a Q&A on the Gates-Gate during the WH press briefing following Obama’s surprise appearence at that WH briefing where he attempted to recalibrate his revealing behavior to wit: The Cambridge Police are Stupid; which tells us all… there is a political factor as well as a racial factor with Obama re: the nationwide Police as a group.

    And, that Obama characterizes, and reacts to, political opposition as crimes against a black man (himself thus all black men) simply illuminates Obama’s certitude of the assumed ‘right to wage’ Race Warfare for Political Gain and Profit.

    What Obama and his Socialist Pals fail to grasp… is they are the bad guys in all this and will pay the price of the growing political opposition against them because their position and their tactics are frowned upon by the majority of Americans as unacceptable.

    Obama and his Socialist Pals are too arrogant to cease shooting themselves in the foot… thus continue to snatch defeat from the jaws of a Nov 2008 Victory …drip by drip, day by day.

    They are out of touch… and too arrogant to believe it, much less accept it.

  115. VotingFemale says:

    Good Morning Samiam!

    You had not posted prior to my above comment… that is how long it took me to write it! lol

    Hope you are doing well! You are a real trooper, dear!

  116. Foxwood says:

    It’s time for Horendo Revolver!

  117. Foxwood says:

    Morning VF, Sami.

  118. samiam60 says:

    Good Morning VF and Foxwood. We are the Early Birds today.

  119. tellitlikeitis says:

    Good Morning Everyone!

    U.S. judge rules for Fed in Fox News Network request

    NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Thursday denied a bid by Fox News Network LLC seeking details from the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve about the central bank’s loans to companies affected by the financial crisis.

    The owner of the Fox Business cable network made an initial request for documents in November last year under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) about the companies and funds they received between August 2007 and November 2008.

    Both parties had filed motions with U.S. District Judge Alvin Hellerstein in Manhattan federal court to rule in their favor after Fox filed its request to the court in January.

    “I rule that one document, which the Board determined is not a record, is indeed, a record. The Board shall identify this document and either produce it or claim an exemption,” Hellerstein said in a written order.

    “In all other respects, I grant the Board’s motion and deny Fox’s motion, finding that the Board performed an adequate search and that Exemption 4 permits the Board not to disclose the documents that Fox seeks.”

    Under Exemption 4 of the FOIA, an agency must demonstrate that the information sought is a “trade secret” or “commercial or financial” in character and “obtained from a person” and “privileged and confidential.”

    The Fed has been a critical player in financial rescue packages for companies. It also opened up its discount window to a wider range of entities in an attempt to provide more liquidity to the financial sector.

    Fox News is owned by Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp

    The case is Fox News Network LLC v Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System 09-272 in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York (Manhattan)

    (Reporting by Grant McCool; editing by Ted Kerr)

  120. tellitlikeitis says:

    Democrat resists subpoenaing VIP mortgage records

    WASHINGTON (AP) – House Democrats have declined to subpoena available records that might reveal whether other members of Congress got discounted VIP mortgages from subprime lender Countrywide Financial Corp. similar to the sweetheart deals given Democratic Sens. Chris Dodd and Kent Conrad.
    Republicans say they are willing to risk that the records now held by Bank of America may show that GOP lawmakers were also “friends of Angelo” who got preferential terms on personal mortgages at the behest of then-Countrywide CEO Angelo Mozilo.

    Countrywide, after losing billions of dollars on defaulted subprime loans that triggered last year’s financial crisis and the consequent recession, was taken over by Bank of America a year ago.

    Rep. Edolphus Towns, D-N.Y., chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, said he has other work to do on the causes of and fixes for the financial crisis and will not interfere with other investigations of the VIP loans.

    Towns’ committee in recent months has focused on how much pressure the Federal Reserve and former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson put on Bank of America to take over brokerage giant Merrill Lynch, another financial company with losses in the billions of dollars.

    The senior Republican on Towns’ committee, California Rep. Darrell Issa, has been trying for months to get Towns to subpoena Bank of America for Countrywide’s records. He said in an interview with The Associated Press that he asked Towns again this week to issue the subpoena.

    Any subpoena must be issued by the committee’s chairman. But because Democrats control Congress, there are no Republican committee chairmen. Speaker Nancy Pelosi said through a spokesman Thursday that neither she nor her staff discussed the subpoena with Towns.

    Daniel Frahm, a Bank of America spokesman, said the bank is ready to turn over the Countrywide VIP documents if it receives a subpoena. The bank’s lawyer sent Issa the same message in a June letter.

    “They have it packed and ready to go,” Issa said in the interview.

    The AP reported earlier this week that the Countrywide loan officer who handled the VIP mortgages for Dodd and Conrad provided secret testimony last month to the Senate Ethics Committee and Issa’s committee staff investigators about the loan arrangements with the two senators.

    Dodd, of Connecticut, chairs the Senate Banking Committee, which oversees the housing and financial industries and is helping shepherd President Barack Obama’s health care program in the Senate. Conrad, of North Dakota, chairs the Senate Budget Committee.

    Others who have been found in the VIP program: Postmaster General John Potter; James Johnson, a former head of Fannie Mae who later stepped down as an adviser to Obama’s presidential campaign; and Franklin Raines, who also headed Fannie Mae. Still other “friends” include retired athletes, a judge, a congressional aide and a newspaper executive.

    Issa said a subpoena is the only way to learn the full story of how the VIP program “was used as a tool by Countrywide to buy influence and who was involved.”

    “It’s well over a year that this (the Countrywide VIP program) has been known to be going on. We know only a fraction of the names who sought or accepted preferential treatment,” he said. “You can’t do government oversight if you protect your friends.”

    Towns said his committee is now focused on overseeing the $787 billion stimulus program aimed at helping bring the country out of the recession and investigating what role the lack of government oversight played in the financial crisis.

    He said the Countrywide VIP program “is the subject of current proceedings before the Justice Department and Senate Ethics Committee and it is not appropriate for the committee to interfere with those proceedings.”

    Both Dodd and Conrad denied seeking special terms. Dodd’s mortgages were for residences in Connecticut and Washington; Conrad’s were for a Delaware beach house and an eight-unit apartment building in Bismarck, N.D.

    Dodd insists he did not receive special treatment because similar rates were available from other lenders. Conrad, after initially denying that he received discounts, changed course after reviewing documents showing he got special treatment. He announced he was donating $10,500 to charity and refinancing the loan on the apartment building with another lender.

    Robert Feinberg, who worked in Countrywide’s VIP section, told both Issa’s investigators and the Senate Ethics Committee that Dodd and Conrad were made aware that they were getting special deals on their mortgages.

    The Ethics Committee’s investigation is limited to whether the two senators violated standards of conduct, and the committee has no jurisdiction beyond investigating senators or Senate employees.

    It is unclear whether the Justice Department is still investigating Dodd, Conrad or the Countrywide VIP program.

    Elana Goldstein, one of Feinberg’s lawyers, said Justice Department prosecutors interviewed Feinberg last October but have not contacted her or her client since then.

  121. Foxwood says:

    Everything is broke again this morning. Damn. Gotta go.

  122. tellitlikeitis says:

    Poll of Polls: President’s approval ratings slip

    From CNN Deputy Political Director Paul Steinhauser

    A CNN Poll of Polls out Thursday indicates that 54 percent of Americans approve of President Obama.
    WASHINGTON (CNN) — It’s late July, a time for hot and humid weather in the nation’s capital. But when it comes to President Barack Obama’s approval rating, an average of the most recent national surveys indicates a cooling trend.

    According to a new CNN Poll of Polls, 54 percent of Americans approve of how Obama is handling his duties in the White House. That’s down 7 points from late June, when the president’s approval rating stood at 61 percent. The latest approval rating is the lowest for Obama in his young presidency. The CNN Poll of Polls, compiled and released Thursday, is an average of seven national surveys conducted over the past nine days.

    It appears a drop in Obama’s numbers on health care and the economy, the two issues that have dominated his domestic agenda since he took office in January, are contributing to the deterioration of his overall approval rating.

    A CNN Poll of Polls of the five surveys that specifically asked about how Obama’s handing the economy indicates that 48 percent approve and 45 percent disapprove

  123. tellitlikeitis says:

  124. samiam60 says:

    Tellit these poll numbers are a preview of the Impeachment that will surely be coming.

  125. tellitlikeitis says:

    Good Morning Sam!

  126. tellitlikeitis says:

    You Know this is bs. This was Obama’s deadline.

    Senate Dems blame media for August health deadline

    By J. Taylor Rushing
    Posted: 07/30/09 01:17 PM [ET]
    Senate Democratic leaders on Thursday blamed Capitol Hill media for setting an August deadline for health reform and Republicans for blocking the bill’s progress.

    Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.), Majority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), Democratic Conference Vice Chairman Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) and Conference Secretary Patty Murray (D-Wash.) also acknowledged that critics will “pour it on” during the coming August recess and they plan to respond in kind.

    Reid said reporters created a fictitious deadline of a successful vote by the August recess, and downplayed the fact that the chamber won’t meet that mark.

    “That is a deadline that you created,” Reid told a group of about 75 reporters. “It’s not like we don’t have a product. Significant progress has been made … The mere fact that this wasn’t done by last Friday or by five o’clock doesn’t mean we’re not going to get a quality product.”

    Sens. Michael Enzi (Wyo.), ranking Republican on the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee, and Chuck Grassley (Iowa), the ranking Republican on the Finance Committee, took stances Thursday against supporting any healthcare bill before the August recess — a move Reid blamed on Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.).

    “The only problem with getting a bipartisan bill is the Republican leadership in the Senate,” Reid said.

    Saying the current medical system is “chronically ill,” Durbin took aim at the insurance lobby, which he said will “pour it on” during August.

    “There are people out there with a lot of money at stake in this debate,” Durbin said. “The health insurance companies are some of the most profitable businesses in America. By fighting change they’re protecting their bottom line.”

    The Senate’s drive toward health reform accelerated in June with a bill passed by the HELP Committee, but it stalled this month in the Finance Committee. Schumer gave an upbeat progress report on the Finance Committee negotiations, saying “real progress” is being made and that Democrats will promote it strongly during the monthlong break.

    The Democratic leaders also used endorsements from seven physician lobbies to continue their promotional push Thursday, appearing with Jim King of the American Academy of Family Physicians and Joe Stubbs of the American College of Physicians.

    “They understand we cannot maintain the status quo,” Reid said of the doctors. “Our healthcare system is not healthy.”

    King, a doctor from Selmer, Tenn., said doctors are fed up with the current system and believe it will deteriorate without reform.

    “We are too close to stop now,” he said, describing the current system as “fragmented, uncoordinated and duplicative.”

    Stubbs, an internist from Albany, Ga., and president of the college physicians group, said patients are at a disadvantage against insurers under current rules.

    “We can and should debate these changes,” he said. “But debate must not be the excuse for delay.”

    Five other medical groups also sent representatives to Thursday’s press conference — the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Osteopathic Association, the American Medical Student Association, Doctors for America and the National Physicians Alliance.

    The American Medical Association is also supporting the Democratic efforts, but did not send a representative to Thursday’s press conference.

  127. samiam60 says:

    Morning Tellitlikeitis, love the stuff you are posting for us. Keeps us on the cutting edge everyday.

  128. tellitlikeitis says:

    No problem Sam, I am a news hound and am always searching the news sites for interesting info especially anything about the government.

  129. tellitlikeitis says:

    Obamacare called ‘euthanasia bill’
    Critic: ‘Reflects regime worse than China’s one-child policy’

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    Posted: July 31, 2009
    12:45 am Eastern

    By Bob Unruh
    © 2009 WorldNetDaily

    President Obama

    The proposed Obamacare national health insurance plan would dictate medications, treatments and mental health services, choose for you the coverages you are allowed to have and operate with real-time access to individuals’ bank accounts, according to a new analysis of the hundreds of pages of plans.

    And it’s worse, a critic said, than China’s mandatory one-child policy.

    “In the same way that the bill pushes elderly or the sick toward euthanasia, it is a pill that would cause economic suicide,” said Mathew Staver, founder of Liberty Counsel. “It’s a euthanasia bill for America.”

    Members of Congress have admitted that they have not read the more-than-1,000-page plan, and Staver’s organization is one of the first to go through it and offer an analysis of what it would accomplish.

    In the Liberty Counsel analysis, he notes that under Section 163, the government would be allowed to have real-time access to individuals’ finances, including direct access to bank accounts for electronic funds transfers.

    Under Section 1308, the analysis finds, the government will dictate marriage and family therapy as well as mental health services, including the definitions of those treatments.

    Will the elites control life itself? ‘The Emerging Brave New World’ documents the battle against the sanctity of life ethic

    Under Section 1401, a Center for Comparative Effectiveness Research would be set up, creating a bureaucracy through which federal employees could determine whether any treatment is “comparatively effective” for any individual based on the cost, likely success and probably the years left in life.

    It also, according to Staver, “covers abortions, transsexual surgeries, encourages counseling as to how many children you should have, whether you should increase the interval between children.”

    The plan would allow, in Section 1401, for the collection of information about individuals’ health records, both “published and unpublished,” and will recommend policies to allow for public access to data.

    “It reflects a repressive regime worse than China’s one-child policy,” Staver told WND. “It’s going down the road for a government that manages the most intimate matters of your life regarding health and safety.”

    Further, the plan is created to be the “only game in town,” he said. And as people age or get sicker, it includes mandatory “consultations” to end your life, he said.

    The Liberty Counsel staff that did the research was concerned about some of the issues, and dug into the details of the proposal.

    “What they found astonished us,” the organization said.

    In a commentary written by J. Matt Barber, who also serves as director of cultural affairs for Liberty Counsel, he said the result shows the influence of those who now surround President Obama.

    “His choice of Harvard professor and self-styled ‘neo-Malthusain’ John Holdren as ‘science czar’ provides the latest and perhaps most trouble example of just how bad American really muffed it last November,” he wrote.

    “In the name of population control, Holdren has advocated both forced abortion and compulsory sterilization through government-administered tainting of the water supply. In a book he co-authored, entitled ‘Ecoscience: Population, Resources, Environment,’ Holdren calls for a ‘Planetary Regime’ to enforce mandatory abortions and limit the use of natural resources,” he wrote.

    Staver noted the dangers of such influences, such as Holdren’s suggestion to implant sterility capsules in girls at puberty, extracting them only when they obtain government permission to have children. For men, the discussion has centered around additives to water to cause sterility.

    Barber wrote that Holdren has affirmed he believes there is “ample authority” under the U.S. Constitution for population growth to be “regulated.”

    “Even … laws requiring compulsory abortion … could be sustained under the existing Constitution,” Holdren suggested.

    Nina May, founder of Renaissance Women, added to the arguments. She cited a 1948 Hitchcock movie about murder where the victim’s body is hidden in plain sight.

    “The health care bill that Obama proposes has this theme at its core and has in its crosshairs, the Baby Boomer engine that is pulling the derailed economy as it takes its final lap toward retirement. In less than two years, Baby Boomers will begin retiring in multitudes, expecting to reclaim the hard earned money they have been paying into Social Security. But this Health Care Bill, HR3200, has other plans for them,” she wrote.

    “Those 65 and older will be required to undergo mandatory ‘end of life’ counseling to determine if they are worthy to continue to not only live, but take much needed resources from those who are younger and more worthy to receive them. Counselors will be trained to discuss how to end life sooner, how to decline nutrition and hydration, how to go into hospice, etc.,” she said.

    “This will not be done without coercion. For those who have amassed assets enough to take care of themselves in their old age will have these assets confiscated in the name of fiscal responsibility, because by this time, every citizen will be entered into a national database under the guise of improved efficiency. This database will be run by a type of ‘star chamber,’ appointed by the president, that will determine whether or not you deserve the much needed operation your personal doctor thinks you need,” she said.

    The Liberty Counsel analysis also pointed out the government would be allowed to ration health care procedures, prevent “judicial review” of its decision, tell doctors what income they can have, impose new taxes for anyone not having an “acceptable” coverage, regulate whether seniors can have wheelchairs, penalize hospitals or doctors whose patients require “readmission,” prevent the expansion of hospitals and set up procedures for home visits by health care analysts.

    Under Section 440, Liberty Counsel said, the government “will design and implement Home Visitation Program for families with young kids and families that expect children.” And Section 194 provides for a program that has the government “coming into your house and teaching/telling you how to parent,” LC said.

    WND reported earlier when Betsy McCaughey, the former New York state officer, told former president candidate Fred Thompson during an interview on his radio program the health care plan includes consultations for seniors on how to die.

    “One of the most shocking things is page 425, where the Congress would make it mandatory absolutely that every five years people in Medicare have a required counseling session,” she said. “They will tell [them] how to end their life sooner.”

    The proposal specifically calls for the consultation to recommend “palliative care and hospice” for seniors in their mandatory counseling sessions. Palliative care and hospice generally focus only on pain relief until death.

    The measure requires “an explanation by the practitioner of the continuum of end-of-life services and supports available.”

  130. tellitlikeitis says:

    This is truly amazing and they want to ram this thing down our throats. By reading parts of this bill you would think we were living in a communist country. Whoever the people are that wrote this bill in my opinion are communist and need to be voted out.

  131. VotingFemale says:

    Good Morning Tellit!

    I am almost done with the new blog post…

    be back in a bit dear!

  132. tellitlikeitis says:

    BORN IN THE USA?
    Will Hawaii destroy Obama’s birth certificate?
    Investigator cites procedural changes that could allow it

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    Posted: July 31, 2009
    12:45 am Eastern

    By Bob Unruh
    © 2009 WorldNetDaily

    The state of Hawaii has made a series of procedural changes that would allow officials to destroy President Obama’s original long-form birth certificate, concealing its contents forever.

    The warning comes in a report by an investigator commissioned by a retired CIA officer.

    The report was posted online by the Western Center for Journalism, which withheld the name of the officer.

    “We know from a document posted on June 10, 2009, on the Department of Hawaiian Homelands website that, up until very recently, either the original paper Certificates of Live Birth and/or scanned images of those paper certificates were maintained by the Dept of Health, and copies of them were provided to confirm claims of Hawaiian ancestry,” said a newly posted update to the report.

    “But if in June 2009 the Department of Hawaiian Homelands has decided that it will no longer require the original Certificate of Live Birth as proof for special privileges and the Department of Health spokesman says firmly that they will no longer provide copies of these original certificates, is it possible that, in the midst of the controversy over where Barack Obama was born, the Hawaiian state govt has destroyed the original paper certificate of live birth?” continued the investigator’s report.

    “This seems almost incredible to me, but the authorities have been so deceptive and evasive on this issue, that it cannot be dismissed as impossible,” the report concluded.

    Want to turn up the pressure to learn the facts? Get your signs and postcards asking for the president’s birth certificate documentation here.

    Even such a draconian move probably would not finish questions about Obama’s origins, however, since WND has reported that among other documentation not yet available for Obama is his kindergarten records, Punahou school records, Occidental College records, Columbia University records, Columbia thesis, Harvard Law School records, Harvard Law Review articles, scholarly articles from the University of Chicago, passport, medical records, files from his years as an Illinois state senator, Illinois State Bar Association records, any baptism records and his adoption records.

    WND reported earlier on the fact that while the Hawaii Health Department says it currently only issues a “Certification of Live Birth,” the state’s Department of Hawaiian Home Lands required an original “Certificate of Live Birth” to qualify for its programs.

    Tell Obama you don’t buy his state-run media coverup!

    “This is a more complete record of your birth than the Certification of Live Birth,” said the Homelands website. “Submitting the original Certificate of Live Birth will save you time and money since the computer-generated Certification requires additional verification by DHHL.”

    However, at the height of questions over the various documents, the state’s DHHL suddenly changed its website reference to allow for the “Certification of Live Birth” as a formal authentication document.

    It was only weeks earlier when WND pointed out that the document Barack Obama has released as proof of a Hawaiian birth was not accepted by the Hawaiian Home Lands program, presumably because it was not a reliable test of an actual Hawaiian birth.

    The investigator commissioned by the CIA officer said the change followed a statement from the state, through spokeswoman Janice Okuba, that the state did not release copies of original birth certificates any longer.

    “Ms. Okubo’s statement gave the false impression that Obama could not gain access to or release ‘the original Certificate of Live Birth,’ and that it was the DOH’s policy rather than his own reluctance that was responsible for the holding back of this Certificate,” the investigator said

    “This was an obvious deception. The document at the Department of Hawaiian Home Lands website indicates that at the time she made this statement it was false, and that a procedure was in place for application for ‘the original Certificate of Live Birth,'” the report said.

    “Only the information on the original birth certificate, ‘the original Certificate of Live Birth,’ can demonstrate to the people of the United States whether there is convincing evidence that he was actually born here or whether a relative or two (or possibly even Barack Obama himself) just made a statement to that effect to a low level bureaucrat,” the report said.

    The action sometime between June 10 and 18 upgraded “the apparent status of the abbreviated Certification of Live Birth which it had formerly regarded as insufficiently probative. Why?” said the report.

    WND reported earlier that the document Obama posted on his campaign website and distributed to select news organizations as proof he was a “natural born citizen” would not be accepted as a “birth certificate” even for some Hawaiian state government eligibility issues.

    WND also previously reported certifications of live birth were widely issued to Hawaiians born in foreign countries in 1961, the year Obama was born. No federal or state official has ever explained why a document issued for foreign births could possibly be used to establish eligibility as a “natural born citizen.”

    Okubo also has said the state began issuing only “Certifications of Live Birth” in 2001 when the health department went paperless. It is only available in electronic form, she said.

    Hawaii’s director of health, Dr. Chiyome Fukino, also this week issued a second statement that she has seen the “original birth records” that verify Obama was born in Hawaii and is a “natural-born American citizen.”

    But in two separate telephone interviews with WND, Okubo, the health department’s public information officer, told WND that Hawaii law prohibited her from commenting on the birth records of any specific person.

    WND also reported the Hawaii Department of Heath said no paper birth certificate records were destroyed when the department moved to electronic record-keeping in 2001.

    That statement from Okubo contradicted CNN U.S. President Jon Klein, who ordered host Lou Dobbs to quit discussing Obama’s birth certificate on the air. Klein insisted the issue was “dead” because Obama’s original long-form birth certificate had been destroyed by the Hawaii DOH in the conversion to electronic files.

  133. tellitlikeitis says:

    Morning VF!

  134. tellitlikeitis says:

    Foxwood, I hope the rest come to this link. Does anyone know what happened to VF. I would not suspect she would just drop of and dissapear suddenly. I hope nothing has happened to her.

  135. Foxwood says:

    I’ve emailed her and not received anything back yet. I put a note on Belle’s blog that we were here. Some were going there yesterday.

  136. samiam60 says:

    Best to stay on the most current blog.

  137. samiam60 says:

    VF stated last week that she was having some medical tests done. She is either ill or has been shut down. If she had computer problems she would have gone to the library to inform us from there.

  138. samiam60 says:

    We are all at the most current blog

  139. Foxwood says:

    I would think if she were shut down (snitch plan), they would have shut the blog down also… But either thought is a bad one. 😦

  140. Foxwood says:

    Well, us three so far Sami.

  141. tellitlikeitis says:

    Hello All. I have to agree with Foxwood. That they would have shut down the blog if they wanted to shut her down. I have a gut feeling something is wrong. She may be in the hospital. If she was going to take a hiatus she would have informed us.

  142. samiam60 says:

    I am back at the main blog with the clown on front.

  143. ohiobelle says:

    WHERE IS VF? WHERE IS VF? WHERE IS VF? WHERE IS FV? WHERE IS VF? WHERE IS VF? WHERE IS VF? WHERE IS VF? WHERE IS VF?

  144. arlenearmy says:

    Im here. Im hopeful.

  145. ohiobelle says:

    I am unable to post on vf’s other blog… too many comments and my computer has been crashing all week.

  146. ohiobelle says:

    WHERE IS VF? WHERE IS VF? WHERE IS VF?

    HERE KITTY KITTY KITTY… HEERREE KITTY KITTY KITTY…

  147. ohiobelle says:

    I will try to move to the current blog but I swear my computer will not like it…. hmmmm

  148. SamHenry says:

    belle – what is vf’s other blog?

  149. samhenry says:

    I agree with Sami that perhaps the blog should go silent and we should continue communication in the conference room. No need to have the blog be just “where is vf”?

  150. samiam60 says:

    Everyone please come to the conference room.

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