First, let’s get this out there; all presidents have people they call enemies. It doesn’t matter which party. The party in the White House is a party pro tempore. Enemies are a fact of White House politics.
Clandestine Government: During his first full day in the White House, Barack Obama promised he’d brought with him “a new era of open government.” Yet again, we have a promise that hasn’t been kept.
Among the administration’s many violations of public trust to recently become public is the Environmental Protection Agency’s apparent attempt to keep some of its correspondence hidden from the light of day through the use of aliases. Continue reading →
Over the past week, the news-consuming public has been understandably focused on the attacks against U.S. embassies in the Middle East. But in the midst of the foreign policy crisis, another important story was unfolding within the Obama administration. On Wednesday, the government’s independent Office of Special Counsel found that Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius violated federal law when she appeared at an event in her official capacity and on government time to promote President Obama’s re-election. The chief executive took no disciplinary action despite a clear finding of an illegal act by one of his senior appointees. Continue reading →
The ‘red pill’ and its opposite, ‘blue pill,‘ are pop culture terms that have become symbolic of the choice between blissful ignorance (blue) and embracing the sometimes-painful truth of reality (red). It’s time for America to take the red pill and wake up from the fog of apathy.