Posts tagged as:

Max Baucus

Labor May Be Turning on Obamacare

May 26, 2013

If there’s one thing I’ve learned since the Obama Nation took charge, it is to always watch what the other hand is doing.  Before the Benghazi-IRS-AP scandals, it seemed like Obama was constantly moving from one issue to another and back again:  gun control to amnesty to drones to Gitmo to gun control to amnesty [...]

Read the full article →

Baucus Wasn’t Drunk. He Was Articulate.

December 28, 2009

Max Baucus has been getting a bad rap lately.  A few weeks ago, Max Baucus was forced to explain that he didn’t recommend his concubine for a U.S. Attorney position just because she was his concubine.  Now Baucus supporters want you to know that their man was not drunk when he delivered the following rant [...]

Read the full article →

Baucus Admits Recommending Mistress for U.S. Attorney Position

December 7, 2009

The President of the United States officially has the power to appoint U.S. Attorneys.  In practice, the President usually accepts the recommendation of the most senior Senator from his party when making the appointment.  That’s why Senator Max Baucus (D-MT) found himself in hot water this weekend after admitting that he recommended his concubine for [...]

Read the full article →

1,502 Pages

October 20, 2009

1,502 pages.  That’s the size of the Baucus Bill monstrosity that has finally been published by the Senate finance committee.  That is one massive piece of legislation.  Republicans and Conservative bloggers are scrambling to read the bill, to determine exactly what it is that the government is going to be passing.  Yet the Senate wants [...]

Read the full article →

“History Calls” Olympia Snowe

October 13, 2009

Olympia Snowe decided today that she would give her Finance Committee vote to the monstrously inept Baucus Plan on health care (aka the Flaming Bag of Crap).  Here are some of her remarks: OK.  At this point, if this is where Olympia Snowe is politically, it gives great insight into her future votes.  “When history [...]

Read the full article →

Obama’s CBO Headache

October 7, 2009

Why can’t the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) just go away for a few months?  Don’t they know that the Chosen One, Our Dear Leader, the Most Beneficent Barack Hussein Obama (mmm, mmm, mm) wants to fundamentally transform this nation and to do that he must have free reign in all areas, without criticism and with [...]

Read the full article →

Expanding Your Health Care Options: Obama Care or Jail!

September 26, 2009

The latest incarnation of that flaming bag of excrement (aka “Obama Care”) reduces the mandatory penalty for opting out of the system from $3800 to $1900.  It’s still crap, but in a smaller pile.  Yet, when one looks more closely at this reduction, there’s a funny little addition to the fine’s subtraction – failing to comply [...]

Read the full article →

Shady Practices In Promoting ObamaCare

September 23, 2009

This has been the week of exposing shady practices in the Obama Administration’s promotion of its proposed ObamaCare legislation.  First, the ever-compelling blog network run by Andrew Breitbart (who exposed the ACORN scandal), has uncovered tapes of a high-ranking Obama staffer offering grant money to artists through the National Endowment of the Arts, if only [...]

Read the full article →