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Why Is the Republican Party Committing Suicide?

Why Is the Republican Party Committing Suicide?

  . . By Michael Greer Does anyone really think that if the Republicans support amnesty, Latinos will vote Republican? If you do, you’ve been drinking too much Kool-Aid! The left has successfully bought the Latino vote. The Republicans can never win this bidding war. Nevertheless, the Republicans seem determined to pass “immigration reform” before […]

Occidental Petroleum: Moving HQ From California to Houston

Occidental Petroleum: Moving HQ From California to Houston

From Stephen Frank’s Capital News – California Political News and Views:     This is a big one.  A major California firm, Occidental Petroleum,  is moving to Texas.  Between the taxes, regulations and craziness, the professionals running this massive company want to be in a state that appreciates business, jobs and families.  We have already […]

Peter Foy on Ventura County Pension Reform Ballot Initiative

Peter Foy on Ventura County Pension Reform Ballot Initiative

By Peter Foy Video: Taxpayers Fight Ventura’s $300,000 Government Retirement Pay: Peter Foy supports Ventura County Taxpayers Association’s  ballot initiative for pension reform. This will not only contain costs in an even handed way but will protect employee pensions and Ventura County itself from insolvency.  The current system is unsustainable. Peter Foy is a Ventura […]

Assemblymen Wilk, Gorell and Senator Steve Knight vote Yes on SB140 – Gun Confiscation

Assemblymen Wilk, Gorell and Senator Steve Knight vote Yes on SB140 – Gun Confiscation

By Nancy Tujetsch “You’re here to take my WHAT???!” … would’ve been my reaction to Michael Merritt’s encounter with the California Bureau of Firearms APPS division (and depending on the time of day, I might have followed with “Molon Labe!”).  “We’re here to take your guns” raids are to be expected in Third World dictatorial, tyrannical thug countries, but […]

Pension Reform Argument from Ventura County Taxpayer’s Association

Pension Reform Argument from Ventura County Taxpayer’s Association

From the Ventura County Tax Payer’s Association I recognize the difficult job that is done by public safety employees and would like to preserve good pensions for them, but those pensions have to be reasonable. We currently have a system where 84% of Ventura County retirees receiving six figure pensions actually receive pensions that are […]

Legislature Wakes Up to Pension Problem

Legislature Wakes Up to Pension Problem

. By Jon Coupal Is it possible that the California Legislature is finally coming to grips with the public employee pension crisis? We certainly hope so. For years, our political leadership has behaved more like ostriches with their heads buried in the sand regarding the many billions of dollars of “unfunded liabilities” in California’s pension […]

Hundreds of California Government Employees Are Paid Over $400,000 Per Year

Hundreds of California Government Employees Are Paid Over $400,000 Per Year

The following commentary was published on the Forbes magazine website on February 7, 2014: By Mark Bucher Imagine trying to run a business without knowing how much it cost you to provide health insurance or retirement benefits. Imagine if you didn’t even know how much each employee made. Ask any businessman or woman, and they […]

Homeschooling – The Spirit of ’76

Homeschooling – The Spirit of ’76

Opening day- Sochi

Opening day- Sochi

Cartoon    .   . ______________________________ Steve Bowers was a farm boy. He went to college. He studied Art. Then he worked in construction. Then he went to Law School. Then he worked for various sissy law firms, viagra 40mg which he did not like much.  He is a big guy and never liked kicking […]

California is Dam Dry and Damn Crazy

California is Dam Dry and Damn Crazy

Other States: Don’t Let Them Blow Up Your Dams and Reservoirs By Kirk MacKenize No photos do a better job than these in depicting the upcoming crisis CA faces. Despite California’s long history of droughts, people still want to blow up the dams & reservoirs. (editor’s note – See CJ article which discusses removal of […]