June 2011

How Come Feingold now identifies with a party other than the Democrats?

anybody

House cuts more Conservation Programs, this time Dept of Agr.

The House-passed 2012 budget bill cuts mandatory Department of Agriculture farm bill conservation funding by $1 billion; this in addition to $500 million that was cut in the fiscal year 2011 spending bill.

Wilderness Society Comments on Salazar’s reckless rush for Artic Drilling

Shell Oil Co. has plans to drill as many as ten wells in the Arctic Ocean in the next two years. While these wells are for exploration -- not production -- they still pose threats to the fragile Arctic Ocean habitat.

Paul Ryan leases land to Oil Companies who receive subsidies he votes to give them

A Shocking Conflict of Interest?

Dear Environmental Activist

Economic Freedom versus quality of Life

The connection between economic freedom and quality of life couldn’t be clearer. As the video explains, in countries with the most free economies, people earn, on average, more than eight times what people earn in countries with the least free economies — and the poor in the freest economies earn 10 times more than the poor in the most restrictive economies.

Michele O'Bachmann

Michele O'Bachmann may or may not believe in climate change but if she is being honest about her Christianity, she is not denying climate change, she is denying that WE are the ones responsible for what is going on. God's doing it. Her and all of the others like her feel their hands are tied. It has been predicted, in the Bible.

My Latest Coffee Induced Epiphany

Michele O'Bachmann may or may not believe in climate change but if she is being honest about her Christianity, she is not denying climate change, she is denying that WE are the ones responsible for what is going on. God's doing it. Her and all of the others like her feel their hands are tied. It has been predicted, in the Bible.

Insanity prevails Part 1

Blog by HEG (mccgreeneh@gmail.com)

I was a senior international banker for 40 years (now retired)

Where did the middle class go? Straight up!

I just made my first purchase using eBay: I bought a Fall/Winter 1975 Sears catalog. (I paid $2.99 for the catalog and $13-something to have it shipped to me by FedEx.)

Opinion from thei hinterland

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Greetings Thom:

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Who rejected United States-North Korea peace talks?

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U.K. Pound Falls As Markets Get Brexit Jitters

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Clinton: I'll defend Israel but push for 'two-state solution

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How Donald Trump Could Defeat Hillary Clinton…

Back in February, workers at a Carrier manufacturing plant in Indianapolis were told that the factory, and their 1,400 jobs, were being moved to Mexico.

That story was front-and-center ahead of today's Indiana primary, and it shows how trade has become the big issue of the 2016 election.