Eagle Forum and Smart Girl Politics Present Alabama Government 101

Eagle Forum and Smart Girl Politics Present Alabama Government 101

We’ll be doing a lobbying workshop on Feb. 24 in Montgomery, AL.  You can click here to register or call 205-879-7096 for more information.

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Leaders For Liberty Conference in Huntsville, AL

Leaders For Liberty Conference in Huntsville, AL

Eagle Forum of South Dakota President Kitty Werthmann will be speaking at the Leaders For Liberty conference in Huntsville on Feb. 18,19 2011.

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Your Taxpayer Dollars At Work

Your Taxpayer Dollars At Work

This is an outrage.  It doesn’t matter whether you are pro-life or not, you should be furious that this is what your hard-earned tax dollars are paying for.  De-funding Planned Parenthood should be at the top of the GOP agenda.

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Second Federal Judge Rules Obamacare is Unconstitutional

Second Federal Judge Rules Obamacare is Unconstitutional

You would think the Obama administration might get the message, but they still plan to appeal the decision.  This ruling was particularly significant because more than half of the states were plaintiffs in the matter. A federal judge in Florida struck down President Barack Obama’s landmark healthcare overhaul as unconstitutional on Monday in the biggest […]

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What is the Significance of the Health Care Repeal Vote?

What is the Significance of the Health Care Repeal Vote?

Update:  Phyllis Schlafly has also written a good piece on the subject. Matthew Continetti has a great article in the Weekly Standard explaining the significance of the vote to repeal Obamacare. Something remarkable happened in Washington last week, and too few people in the media and politics appreciate it. The House of Representatives voted to […]

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GOP Proposes $2.5 Trillion In Spending Cuts

GOP Proposes $2.5 Trillion In Spending Cuts

Mary Kate Cary has a great article up at U.S. News and World Report on the proposed GOP spending cuts.  Here’s what the GOP is proposing: In addition to eliminating funding for healthcare reform, saving $900 million, they’re proposing ending federal control of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, cutting the federal workforce through attrition by 15 […]

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Obama Wants To Implement National Internet ID Card

Obama Wants To Implement National Internet ID Card

Ronald Reagan once said, “The nine most terrifying words in the English language are: ‘I’m from the government and I’m here to help.”  Well, those words are even more terrifying coming from the Obama administration. On January 7, 2011, Commerce Secretary Gary Locke joined the White House cybersecurity advisor to announce a new government ID […]

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House Votes To Repeal Obamacare

House Votes To Repeal Obamacare

Late this afternoon the U.S. House of Representatives voted 245-189 to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare.” Three Democrats joined a unanimous Republican caucus in rolling back the wildly unpopular health care law. Unfortunately, conventional wisdom says it will die in the Senate. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has […]

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FCC vs. AT&T: A Little Known Case With Big Consequences

FCC vs. AT&T: A Little Known Case With Big Consequences

Most of the media and activist organizations are focused on the Republican effort to Repeal Obamacare this week.  Between that, the state visit by China’s Hu Jintao, and continuing fallout from the Gifford’s shooting, a very important court case has gone largely unnoticed. This week, the Supreme Court will hear FCC vs AT&T.  Joshua Trevino […]

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California Now Faced With Pension Reform…Or Else

California Now Faced With Pension Reform…Or Else

Update:  Former Chairman of New Jersey Pension Fund warns states of a projected $2 Trillion pension shortfall. Yet another state is in a dire situation with government pensions. From today’s LA Times op-ed: The unfunded pension liabilities of California’s state and local governments exceed $700 billion. We can’t fix the budget without reducing public employee […]

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