Tag Archives: Nancy Pelosi

Politician Deafness & Other Natural Phenomenon

By Shelli Dawdy Why do federal elected officials seem to be impervious to the objections of their constituents, specifically when those objections are voiced in large numbers? That phenomenon was very well illustrated by the drama that reached a crescendo on October 3, 2008. Congress passed the bailout bill (TARP) despite call ratios into Congressmen […] Continue reading

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Federal Funding Tap Dance: Are States Puppets Or Partners?

When considering how to get out of the way of the growing red ink tsunami gushing out of D.C., one of the first questions that comes to mind is what states can do about it. Many federal programs could be rejected by states, but they aren’t. Obviously, they want the money. Prior governors and legislators have opted to accept federal funds in an effort to tout how much they accomplish while in office, handing the strings and increased obligations to the next set of officials. Continue reading

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Pelosi can’t party with all those pesky reporters asking the WRONG questions

Yesterday, Nancy Pelosi was at an event to celebrate the handing over of the 1.5 sq mi former Navy base Treasure Island in the San Francisco Bay area to local city control. Mayor Gavin Newsom, Navy Secretary Ray Mabus, and Pelosi were at the event to pat each other on the back on finally after […] Continue reading

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Struggling Blumenauer Calls in Big Guns as Lopez Moves Within Striking Distance

Pelosi appeared at a Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee fundraiser at the Portland home of Rep. Earl Blumenauer, who is struggling to maintain a Democratic majority in the face of continued high unemployment and negative ratings in polls. Continue reading

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California: John Dennis ready to take on Pelosi!

[1:11AM 06/09/10 Reposting with Editor’s note: Congratulations just sent to John Dennis on his primary win – see his facebook page since the MSM is not giving timely results on this wonderful victory!]

John Dennis is ready to take on Nancy Pelosi. Vote in the primary June 8th in California. Visit his website http://johndennis2010.com for more information. John Dennis, an accomplished businessman and entrepreneur, has been a pro-liberty Republican for a quarter century. John, his wife Heather and daughter Devan, make their home in the Pacific Heights neighborhood of San Francisco. Continue reading

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