Tag Archives: Scott Walker

Export Import Bank reauthorization

The charter for the Export-Import Bank will expire on June 30 unless Congress renews it. Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), the chairman of the conservative House Freedom Caucus, reportedly said that Congress should let the Export-Import Bank expire. Jordan cited widespread opposition … Continue reading

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Ted it ain’t.

This article is based on a Wacky-pedia article dated Jan. 24, 2017. The Ted Cruz presidential campaign of 2016 began when United States Senator Ted Cruz of Texas elected to seek the Republican Party nomination for President.  Early on, before officially announcing his candidacy … Continue reading

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Common Sense, or is it?

Politicians using the phrase “common sense” usually “beg the question”–they seek to get the reader to agree with an argument before they make it. Here are some examples: In 46 states across the nation, a Balanced Budget Amendment (BBA) has … Continue reading

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