BEAUPREZ: Obama is consistently a big fan of societies that are completely controlled by government
On September 12, the morning after he learned an attack in Benghazi, Libya had killed four Americans, including a distinguished U.S. Ambassador, his aide and two former Navy SEALS, Barack Obama said such events are just “bumps in the road” that are to be expected. Read more »
BEAUPREZ: Unemployment rose to 8.3% in July as the total number of unemployed workers increased by 45,000. That’s 42 months in a row over 8.0%.
When the dismal June jobs report was released, Barack Obama tried to shine it up by calling it “a step in the right direction.” However, the July report released last Friday was so bad that the White House advised us not to even look at it. Americans really “shouldn’t focus on any single monthly jobs report,” they warned. Read more »
BEAUPREZ: Ronald Reagan inherited an economic recession, too. But, unlike Obama who has vilified the private sector, Reagan knew that a healthy business environment was necessary to recover
“If you’ve got a business—you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen.”
Did you ever think you’d hear so much disdain for American entrepreneurship from the President of the United States? The statement above was made last Friday by Barack Obama at a Virginia campaign event. Read more »
BEAUPREZ: Obama's decision to invoke Executive Privelege invites a whole new set of questions, most notably, "What did the President himself know, and when did he know it?"
For a year and a half Barack Obama successfully deflected suspicion that neither he nor the White House staff was directly involved in the ever growing Fast & Furious gun walking scandal. That changed yesterday when the President voluntarily inserted himself into the equation by withholding documents from Congress with an assertion of Executive Privilege. Read more »