Listen Live

Wed & Fri
10pm EST 7pm PST

Read the Bills Act Coalition

LiveFreeRadio on Twitter

Email Alerts

All subscribe/unsubscribe requests must be confirmed via email.

We Are on Twitter
We Are on MySpace
Advertise On the Show

Get Informed
The Bill of Rights

Please Support Our Sponsors

  Live Free Patriot Wear
   Live Free Patriot Clothing

  Enter BuyDirectUSA Store
   Shop Today

The Constitution Party of North Carolina

We Are The New Main Stream Media. We the People will Spread the Truth Since the Corporate Media will not do its job.


October 2015
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
 << <   > >>
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31

XML Feeds



Do You Support Obamacare?

View Results

Google Ads


open source blog tool

Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional

Category: Socialism

Pages: << 1 ... 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... 25 >>



While Anne Margaret may miss Birdie. A great deal of Americans will not shed a tear for his passing. It will end decades of a man who belonged to the KKK and participated in their hateful ways.

Perhaps this will open the doors to prevent more unborn children for dying. Robert Bryd was called a champion of civil rights unless of course you happened to be black or an unborn child.

I sure hope that he was able to ask God to forgive him and repent of his sins before he passed. Even the thief on the cross was able to see the kingdom of heaven so there is always hope.

Our next hope is that pro abortionist Elena Kagan does not get confirmed as the next supreme court justice. Someone who has no experience as a judge or even an attorney and is blatantly biased has no place on the highest court of the land. Remember, justice is supposed to be blind without bias. Kagan is far from it.




Special Election To Replace Byrd Will Be In 2012

Robert Byrd, the KKK, the Second Amendment Ruling

Pro-Abortion Senator Robert Byrd Dies; Death Affects Election, Pro-Abortion Kagan Hearings

Weekend at Birdy's?


Dallas store sells U.S. flag with 61 stars


Two Census Bureau managers fired for creating at least 10,000 bogus questionnaires


Health Care Law: Can Obama Administration Meet the Deadlines?

Obama's immigration gamble

Obama's approval rating at all-time low

Obama calls for bank tax as next step in reform

LTC Lakin Waives Preliminary Hearing, Case To Now Proceed Directly To General Court Martial


Americans don’t know why we celebrate 4th of July


Maywood, RIP: When Police Kill a City

Is the U.S. a Fascist Police-State?

Police State Spying Powers Increase under Obama, Napolitano

Lawsuit likely over "baby DNA" being secretly stored in military database

U.S. government panel now pushing "vaccinations for all!" No exceptions…


White House seeks comment on trusted ID plan


Oil washes onto Mississippi coast for first time

Storm could push oil inland, delay new BP fix

BP Defends CEO Hayward; Storm Alex Looms

The Real Truth About BP and What is Happening in the Gulf

BP burning sea turtles alive


Banks told to hoard in case of crisis: G20 hammers out deal to avoid future bail-outs

G20 Summit cops get police-state powers

Intimidation in the security zone

'Secret' law lets police arrest for failing to show ID near summit

Peaceful Protesters Attacked, Arrested While Cop-Car Arsonists Left Alone

The Toronto G20 Riot Fraud: Undercover Police engaged in Purposeful Provocation

Corralled for 4 hours, crowd dispersed by G20 police


Parasite threatens Afghan opium production: UN

Homeschoolers alarmed by Kagan nomination

Supreme Court: Gun rights, Vatican sex-abuse

Alito: Decision 'a serious setback for freedom of expression'

States Must Honor Gun Rights, U.S. High Court Says

Court strikes Chicago handgun ban

How many Americans are targeted for assassination?


The Third Depression

Huge tent city takes root in Hawaii

Taxes coming for $1 trillion in commercial real estate

States of Crisis for 46 Governments Facing Greek-Style Deficits

Bernanke needs fresh monetary blitz as US recovery falters

1.3 Million Americans About To Lose Their Jobless Benefits This Week

Unemployment Extension Unsuccessful; Americans turn on Each Other


85% Say Freedom of the Press More Important Than Helping Newspaper Industry

48% See Government Today As A Threat to Individual Rights


Reusable bags may present health risk

UK Doctors call for total NHS ban on homoeopathy

Americans are treated, and overtreated, to death

Two New Studies Cite Heart Risk in Glaxo's Avandia

TAKE ACTION NOW Help Stop "Milk Police" by Taking Action


Patriotic students sue school district


Florida pushes for Arizona-style law


Hacker Suspect A The Firewall

Robin Hood of hacking

FBI Investigating Possible DSHS Hacker Dept. of State Health Services

CIA: Cyber Warfare Could 'Paralyze' U.S.

ATM security flaws could be a jackpot for hackers

Why the World Won't Heed Hackers' Security Lessons


Ohio 6-Year-OId Alyssa Thomas Turns Up on Terror Watch List


Keep Up the Pressure to Kill a Dangerous Bill

Downsize DC MAY be on the verge of another victory, but it's up to you to keep up the pressure.

You see, last November, a Senate committee unanimously approved a poisonous "food safety" bill, S.510.

Seven months later, however, the bill still hasn't reached the Senate floor.


Because of you!

DC Downsizers and a broad coalition of farm activists objected to the draconian regulations that would destroy small farms and the organic food industry.

In response, Sen. Jon Tester proposed some amendments that would exempt family farms and small food processors. Other Senators have proposed other amendments, and Majority Leader Harry Reid is facing division within his own party on the bill.

It's possible that Sen. Reid won't bring S.510 to the floor at all this year. This would be ideal.

It's also possible that the Senate will debate the bill sometime in the coming weeks, so let's be prepared . . .

* tell Congress you oppose this dangerous food "safety" bill
* and at the very least, insist on Sen. Tester's amendments

Please send your message using's Freedom to Farm campaign.

You may borrow from or copy this letter . . .

In general, I oppose federal "safety" regulations. Our food supply would be safer if the free market and the states supplied the regulations.

* Private trade associations and certification boards will compete to win consumer confidence in the safety and reliability of their products
* Firms that sell liability insurance would have flexible, site-specific safety requirements instead of one-size-fits-all regulations
* Consumers would be more likely to purchase from local growers and sellers that they know and trust
* States could learn from each other the most effective government regulations, if any are needed

In principle, then, I believe you should oppose S.510 and work to repeal most of the federal laws and regulations on the books.

I also demand that you make the bill "less bad" by insisting on the inclusion of Sen. Tester's amendments. These amendments would exempt . . .

* Producers that add value to food through processing and whose adjusted gross income is less than $500,000 per year;
* Producers who sell their food directly to market (such as farmers’ markets).

Please support other amendments that would make the bill less burdensome for farmers and small processors. There will never be a 100% guarantee that all food will always be safe, but . . .

* recent food-borne illness outbreaks have not been caused by family farms and other small businesses
* if outbreaks were to occur, the number of victims will be small and the effects will be localized

In contrast, excessive fees and regulations could wipe out many small farms and businesses. This would make our food LESS safe because no amount of regulation or inspection will prevent every outbreak, and outbreaks in the corporate food chain will have far more victims and more widespread effects.

We do not need more federal regulation. We would be safer if we had more freedom.


You can send your letter using's Educate the Powerful System.

And we encourage you to share this message with your friends. Retweet it.

Thanks for being a DC Downsizer!

James Wilson
Assistant Communications Director



Is It Raining Oil In Louisiana?

Judge Blocks Offshore Drilling Moratorium

Judge who nixed drilling ban has oil investments

Oil gushing at spill site after vent damaged

BP Is Burning Sea Turtles Alive, Gulf Captain Says


Obama Lord of the Flies

Obama embraces incremental response to gay agenda

Obama vows to end homelessness in 10 years - How about he starts with the change he promised?

Defiant Obama defends health care overhaul

Is Obama defying federal law?

Obama's 'two fathers' reference inappropriate


McChrystal Resigns Over Critical Remarks, Obama Names Petraeus as Replacement

Comments That Cost McChrystal His Job

California Bans Handheld Phones While Biking

Georgia Governor Explores R&amp;D Partnerships in Uruguay, Argentina - Taking Away US Jobs

Kill the ‘Kill Switch’

Calls to action on some G20 protest websites - Infiltratrators of inside ops?

Degeneration of democracy

White House summons US general to explain himself

Uk Judged Most Repressive State In The West

ADA campaigns to 'Ditch Fitch'


National ID card to allow e-payments in future


The Police State’s 'Cardinal Rule': The Mundane Must Submit

Australia Takes Further Step Towards Police State With Cyber Crime Proposals

Police state in, power suits out as Toronto goes into security shock


Cigarette Tax Will Mean $10 Packs

Middle Class--Not the Rich or the Poor--Pay Majority of Federal Taxes, Says CBO Data

World's rich got richer amid '09 recession: report

Existing Home Sales Tumble Unexpectedly in May

New-home sales plunge 33 pct with tax credits gone

Squatters take over homes, causing different housing crisis

Budget deficits reflect economic conditions, not just government policy

From Hope To Barely Holding On

Is America Destined to Starve?

$75M mansion near Orlando selling 'as is


Subway chain apologizes for Salmonella outbreak - Eat Fresh?

Illinois Subway workers to undergo tests in effort to halt outbreak

Consumer group targets McDonald's Happy Meal toys

San Francisco requires stores to post cellphone radiation levels


Christian deportation 'sets dangerous precedent'

Spiritual Warfare: Knowing Your Enemy


Midwest town on cutting edge of crackdown on illegals

White House rumored to be planning stay of deportation for millions of illegals

Immigration vote stirs emotions in Neb. town

White House sharply disputes Kyl assertion on immigration

Angry AZ governor vows to fight White House


Boeing among defense firms fighting cyberterrorism

NORAD to conduct emergency response exercises over DMV this afternoon


Home Depot's 'gay pride' support spotlighted

Obama inches toward 'gay' agenda


Apple collecting, sharing iPhone users' precise locations

States launch joint probe of Google Wi-Fi snooping

FBI Warns of New Scam That Hijacks Your Phone

Hackers Aren't Only Threat to Privacy

Computer hacker demands sexually explicit videos

VeriSign refutes security vulnerability claim

Security: You May Be Your Company's Biggest Security Threat


Earthquake Shakes New York: Did You Even Notice?


Defeat the DISCLOSE Act

Quote of the Day: "As we noted in our amicus brief supporting Citizens United, the FEC now has regulations for 33 types of contributions and speech, and 71 different types of speakers. Regardless of the abstract merit of the various arguments for and against limits on political contributions and spending, this very complexity raises serious concerns about whether the law can be enforced consistent with the First Amendment." -- 8 former Commissioners of the Federal Election Commission, writing in the Wall Street Journal, May 19, 2010

The word "disclose," as used in the title of the DISCLOSE Act, is a silly acronym that stands for "Democracy Is Strengthened by Casting Light On Spending in Elections."

We couldn't disagree more.

The provisions of this bill (H.R. 5175 and S. 3295) would actually...

* Protect incumbents from competition by other candidates, and from criticism by citizens' groups.
* Violate your First Amendment rights to free speech, free press, and assembly.
* Harm your First Amendment right to petition Congress for a redress of grievances.
* Crush your Ninth Amendment right to associate with others for peaceful purposes, such as defeating incumbent office holders and electing new representatives.

It's important to understand that . . .

* Incumbent politicians support campaign finance laws, like the DISCLOSE Act, because these laws kill your ability to fire and replace them.
* Media companies also love these laws because they cripple your ability to be your own media, by joining with others to fund political advertising campaigns.

Unlike you, and the political organizations you support, media companies enjoy completely unrestricted freedoms of speech, press, and association. They can raise and spend unlimited amounts . . .

* to tell you what you should believe,
* and which candidates are worth considering,
* while completely ignoring or ridiculing those candidates who don't support the Establishment Ideology of Crony Capitalism and Welfare-Warfare Statism.

Specifically, in this case, the DISCLOSE Act would harm, Inc, and other organizations like it. This harm would come in many ways, including the following . . .

If we spend more than $10,000 on political communications during a calendar year we would have to report to the government, and to the general public, ALL donors who have given between $600 or $1,000, depending on the type of political communications we wanted to express.

This may sound trivial, but it's actually ominous . . .

* Instead of simply exercising our rights to free expression we would have to start thinking about whether or not something we wanted to say would trigger the requirements of this law.
* We would also have to start spending money that our donors gave for one purpose, such as educating the public, to comply with this law.
* These reporting requirements will also have a chilling effect on donations. Those who fear potential retaliation from Congress, or who simply value their privacy, may decide to cease making donations.

And that's exactly what the DISCLOSE proponents want -- they want to reduce political expression by groups that represent your anti-Statist ideals. They want to silence DC Downsizers and other groups that oppose the imposition of new burdens on the American people.

This danger is especially severe with larger donors who may have business interests that could be harmed by incumbent politicians. Business leaders know that politicians routinely use their power to reward friends and punish enemies. That's why the DISCLOSE Act also requires that . . .

Both the head of an organization, AND the top contributor to any broadcast ad, must both include recorded statements that they approve the message. Television ads and political mailings, must also list the top five contributors to the organization.

* Once again, this will have a chilling effect on contributions, and once again, this is what incumbent politicians want, because it will reduce the amount of criticism and competition directed at them.
* This requirement will also create administrative headaches. Fundraising materials will have to contain disclosure requirements, and database software will have to be re-programmed to account for these requirements.
* The cost of making ads will also increase, because top donors will have to travel to record their endorsements.
* The broadcast time required to say "this message was funded by... and I approve this message" will also eat into the educational portion of every ad.

According to eight former members of the Federal Election Commission, writing in the Wall Street Journal . . .

In many 30-second ads, DISCLOSE would require no fewer than six statements as to who is paying for the ad (the current law already requires one such statement). These disclaimers would take up as much as half of every ad.

The DISCLOSE Act will also prohibit communications that could be interpreted as advocating a candidate's election or defeat, even if the communication doesn't specifically use those words. This is potentially the most dangerous provision of this legislation given that it is COMPLETELY SUBJECTIVE.

No one will be able to know for sure if they are violating this law when they prepare an ad or other communication, so it will be safer to simply remain silent. Or, they could choose to divert even more of their donor's money hiring lawyers before making each and every move.

Please use's Educate the Powerful System to tell your elected Representatives to oppose the DISCLOSE Act.

We urge you to spread the word about this important issue. Forward this to friends and share on Facebook.

Thank you for being a DC Downsizer!

Jim Babka
President, Inc.



Spectacularly unprepared


Perdue leads S. American trade mission

Puerto Ricans need new birth certificates after July 1st

Rahm Emanuel expected to quit White House

Report: U.S., Israeli warships cross Suez Canal toward Red Sea

Armada of U.S. and Israeli Warships Head for Iran

Juan Manuel Santos wins Colombia presidential election


Is Israel becoming a police state?

Police State New York


Economy Weak, Data Look Even Weaker

Senate fails to spare doctors from Medicare cuts

Rethinking Part of the American Dream


Cold-plate folly Untraceable License Plates for the Privileged

Washington state DMV workers accused of selling licenses

What Is Your Facebook Data Worth?


Guess who holds patent for carbon-trading plan


Gulf Workers SICK AS DOGS

Gulf Oil Spill-Gutsy Solution Restores Environment in Just Six Weeks


Cartoon Characters Sell Kids on Unhealthy Foods

Firms paid to shut down wind farms when the wind is blowing

Sunscreen scam: We spend millions on protection, so why is skin cancer still on the rise?

Record Number Of Britons Living With Cancer

US Supreme Court lifts ban on sale of GM crop

ER doctors: Lawsuit fears lead to overtesting

FDA Fines Red Cross $16 Million For Blood-Safety-Law Failures - Is it safe to donate?

California school launches cell tower study


How public education cripples our kids, and why


Church that made 'Fireproof' making new film on fatherhood

Idaho school battle over Bible ongoing

Guns in church bill headed to governor

Christian evangelists arrested at Arab festival


Boehner calling Obama's bluff on abortion

Proof: Tax dollars going to abortions


Neb. town to vote on illegal immigration measure


Mobile phones new turf for hackers

Hackers Battle Censors in Turkey


Threat to Free Speech Lights a Fire in the Grassroots

Threat to Free Speech Lights a Fire in the Grassroots

-- Vote has been temporarily postponed; keep up the heat!

Gun Owners of America E-Mail Alert
8001 Forbes Place, Suite 102, Springfield, VA 22151
Phone: 703-321-8585 / FAX: 703-321-8408

[T]he NRA -- on whose board of directors I serve -- rather than holding steadfastly to its historic principles of defending the Constitution and continuing its noble fight against government regulation of political speech instead opted for a political deal borne of self-interest in exchange for ‘neutrality’ from the legislation's requirements.

-- NRA Director Cleta Mitchell, June 17, 2010

Thursday, June 17, 2010

The above quote -- part of an editorial authored by NRA Director Cleta Mitchell -- ran in The Washington Post today.

Like Mitchell, bloggers and editorial writers around the country have lit up the Internet with the story that we have been alerting you to over the past 48 hours. Here are just some of the headlines:

* “The NRA sells out to Democrats on the First Amendment,” The Wall Street Journal

* “Conservatives take on the NRA over deal on disclosure bill,” The Washington Post

* “The National Rifle Association’s Excuse Holds No Water,”

The conservative movement (and to be honest, many liberal organizations as well) are coming together to loudly protest the DISCLOSE Act -- legislation that threatens to gag our ability to effectively hold individual congressmen accountable in the days and weeks leading up to an election.

It is imperative that we continue hammering the Congress. But rather than cry “uncle,” liberal Democrats are now trying to buy off more groups with an exemption for those that have at least 500,000 members (rather than the higher threshold of one million, which would have applied to few groups other than the NRA).

Of course, how is the government going to know how many members an organization has? According to the legislation, each organization will have to certify to a government commission how many members they have. But what if the commission wants documentation; will the organization have to “disclose” the names of their members?

GOA, of course, will never do this. Furthermore, you should know that your Gun Owners of America can NOT be bought off. We will continue opposing this bill on principle, urging all gun groups to stick together in this fight. As we stated yesterday, we realize that: “We must all hang together, or we will all hang separately.”

GOA applauds NRA Director Cleta Mitchell for the courageous stand she took today. (You can read her editorial here.) We hope that the NRA leadership will heed her wisdom and take a stand against this bill. If they don’t, we wouldn’t be surprised if NRA members start demanding a change in their leadership. After all, the NRA has engaged in many good fights over the years, and it would be a shame to lose this VERY IMPORTANT battle because high-ranking staff led the NRA down the wrong path.


1. Please call your congressman today and urge him or her to oppose HR 5175. We’ve asked you to send emails before, but now on the eve before the vote, it is crucial that the phones ring off the hook. If they’re not ringing, they won’t be worried.

You can use the Talking Points below to call your Representative toll-free at 1-877-762-8762.

2. If you haven’t yet urged the NRA staff to change its position on HR 5175 and stand with Gun Owners of America, please do so. NRA Director Cleta Mitchell was absolutely correct, and the NRA leadership should heed her wisdom. You can call the NRA at (800) 392-VOTE (8683).

3. Please help Gun Owners of America to continue fighting for your rights. You can go to to help us alert as many people as possible to the DISCLOSE Act threat.

----- Talking Points for contacting your Representative -----

1. I stand with Gun Owners of America in opposing the DISCLOSE Act (HR 5175).

2. The Bill of Rights is clear in saying that Congress has no authority to pass legislation like this. Just like the Second Amendment says our gun rights “shall not be infringed,” the First Amendment says “Congress shall make no law … abridging the freedom of speech.”

3. The Supreme Court was right earlier this year in the Citizens United case. Sen. John McCain -- the author of the Campaign Finance Reform law (otherwise known as the Incumbent Protection Act) -- was wrong. Americans, and the groups they choose to associate with, should be able to criticize Congress in the days and weeks leading up to an election WITHOUT BEING GAGGED OR FORCED TO JUMP THROUGH HOOPS that are mandated by Congress.



Judge Napolitano on BP Oil Spill & Obama Part 1

Judge Napolitano on BP Oil Spill & Obama Part 2

Judge Napolitano on BP Oil Spill & Obama Part 3


Refusing To Be Counted


Obama Wants $50 Billion more for Stimulus, Networks Nearly Silent

Obama said he's a Muslim


NH Police-State Checkpoint This Coming Weekend

Biker: DMV stole my motorcycle


PA Senate Unanimously Votes to Nullify Real ID

Delaware DMV unveils new secure ID cards

DMV Worker Charged with Sexual Abuse


Anti Abortion Right to Life vanity plates: DMV offers Choose Life plates

Justice Elena 'rubber stamp' Kagan?

When opinions become laws

Japan pledges corporate tax cuts to boost growth

Folmer bills make it through Senate

Chinese workers revolt against the unions

Cap & Trade Image


Solo Cup plant closing is shock to employees

California Considers Selling Ad Space On License Plates

Out-of-work job applicants told unemployed need not apply

US Banks May End Free Checking Accounts


NRA exemption shows campaign disclosure bill's cynical, fatal flaws

Warning: The Constitution Can be Hazardous to Children!


Rights restored to Michigan pastor

Church league denies team with lesbian coach


FDA panel gives ellaOne a thumbs-up


Campbell Soup recalls 15M pounds of SpaghettiOs


Google Probing Possible Google Trends Hack

XP flaw exploited by hackers

The Biggest Threat to Apple

Spies, WikiLeaks, and hackers, oh my!

New program aims to help hackers report stolen credit cards and other personal data

AT&T Apologizes for Another Privacy Gaffe, Suspends iPhone Pre-orderin

Hackers put sexual content on Tory Twitter


Free Speech Gag Bill Moving in House

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

The ability of American citizens to communicate with their elected officials is one of the most important rights that help preserve our freedoms. In fact, of all the forms of speech protected by the First Amendment, political speech is at the top of the list.

This is exactly what the Supreme Court said earlier this year, in Citizens United v. FEC, when it ruled unconstitutional huge portions of the McCain-Feingold law, otherwise known as the Incumbent Protection Act.

Now, in an effort to undo the victory at the Supreme Court, liberals in Congress are attempting to pass the so-called DISCLOSE Act, which would severely limit the ability of GOA to communicate to our members and the general public.

This unconstitutional bill could come to the floor of the House as early as Thursday.

Sadly, as we reported yesterday, some in the pro-gun community have abandoned the principle of protecting the free speech rights of all Americans, so long as their ox is not being gored in this instance.

The NRA, which had previously opposed the DISCLOSE Act, has now accepted a deal to exempt that organization from the bill.

This is a startling about-face by the association.

When the Supreme Court ruled in favor of political speech in Citizens United, NRA executive vice president Wayne LaPierre praised the decision, saying, "This ruling is a victory for anyone who believes that the First Amendment applies to each and every one of us.... This is a defeat for arrogant elitists who wanted to carve out free speech as a privilege for themselves and deny it to the rest of us." (Emphasis added.)

That's a far cry from the NRA statement to Congress this week regarding legislation specifically designed to undo that Supreme Court decision.

"On June 14, 2010, Democratic leadership in the U.S. House of Representatives pledged that H.R. 5175 [DISCLOSE Act] would be amended to exempt groups like the NRA, that meet certain criteria, from its onerous restrictions on political speech," reads the statement.

"As a result, and as long as that remains the case, the NRA will not be involved in final consideration of the House bill."

Apparently it's ok to "carve out" a little free speech if you're in the role of the "elitists."

But the misguided NRA exemption will leave millions and millions of gun owners and sportsmen belonging to dozens of different organizations out in the cold.

We cannot allow this to happen. An attack on our First Amendment rights is a direct assault on our Second Amendment rights. After all, if GOA can't alert you about legislation affecting your Second Amendment rights, then we cannot protect those rights.

Of course, that's precisely what the politicians in Washington want. Shut out the voices of the "commoners" like gun owners and Tea Party activists who are coming to -- in the words of Senate candidate Rand Paul of Kentucky -- "take our government back!"

There's a reason the Bill of Rights is considered as an entire unit, and an attack on one part of the Constitution poses a threat to the whole document.

In short, if GOA loses this battle, all political organizations -- of any size -- will ultimately lose.

ACTION: Please ask your congressman to vote against the anti-gun DISCLOSE Act. This bill could come to the floor of the House as early as Thursday, June 17, 2010. Here's what you can do:

1. Urge your congressman to oppose HR 5175. You can use the Gun Owners Legislative Action Center at to send a pre-written message to your Representative.

2. Urge the NRA to change its position and stand with Gun Owners of America. You know that GOA is the organization that consistently refuses to compromise on principle. Even still, GOA has fought alongside the NRA many times to fight unconstitutional legislation, and it is imperative that we fight side-by-side on this issue as well. It has often been said that, "We either hang together or we will hang alone." But impress upon the NRA management that being the last one hung doesn't make the situation any better. You can call the NRA at (800) 392-VOTE (8683).

----- Pre-written letter -----

Dear Representative:

Please oppose the DISCLOSE Act (H.R. 5175).

The manner in which this bill is moving forward is as despicable as the health care bill -- with backroom deals and special favors being doled out in order to ram this down the throats of the American people.

This bill is a threat to the privacy of individuals and, by gagging the voices of groups like Gun Owners of America, it is silencing my voice as well.

My ability to protect my Second Amendment rights relies on the First Amendment's right to freely and openly communicate with government officials, who at one time were called "public servants."

I agree with GOA that this bill is an unconstitutional sham that will have a chilling effect upon my free speech.

Please vote NO on HR 5175.



Celebrate Independence Day on July 4 at Yellowstone National Park. On that day, law-abiding citizens will be openly carrying their handguns, rifles or shotguns at the boardwalk around Old Faithful.

The start time is High Noon on July 4, 2010. This is an informal, non-sponsored and no-host celebration of Independence Day on July 4. Each and every person is totally (100%) responsible for themselves including transportation, food, drink, lodging, etc.

The weather can be cold and rainy, even snowy, in Yellowstone National Park on the 4th of July -- so plan accordingly. Wyoming state laws and National Park Service Rules apply at Old Faithful. If you have any questions, please contact your personal attorney, the Attorney General of Wyoming, or the Yellowstone National Park Service.

Point of Contact: Tim Ravndal, PO Box 287, Townsend, Montana 59644, 406-266-5212 or 406-439-5860,



New York Artist Announces Solution to Gulf Oil Crisis


There's a pipe spewing a gazillion gobs of oil into the gulf, so let's build more windmills

MSNBC Trashes Obama's Address

Govt, Congress eye greater power in cyber attacks

New Bill Gives Obama ‘Kill Switch’ To Shut Down The Internet


America's Prototype Police State Puerto Rico

Seattle Cop Punches Woman in Face


PA Senate Makes Push To Block 'Read ID' Mandate

Treasurer's site exposes taxpayers' information to hackers

Spammers hack into IUSB dean's e-mail account


American Jailed For Hunting Osama Bin Laden

One more milestone in the Prop. 8 saga

Instead of budgeting, Congress is....

Watchdog Urges Probe Into Whether Greene Was 'Induced' to Run for Senate

Clyburn Claims 'Hacking' Behind Greene's Surprise Win in SC Senate Race

Modern-Day Slavery on D.C.'s Embassy Row?

NC Turnpike Authority Supports Proposed Mobility Fund - Wake County

NC Inspection changes still confusing motorists


How Worthless Can They Be?

French workers' fury as retirement age is raised... to 62

Britain: Record 7.8m workers are not full-time thanks to lack of jobs


Chemical in antibacterial soaps produces toxic dioxins

Feeding Grains to Cats and Dogs


Religious billboards a nuisance?


Dear University Alumni Office


Mexican Matador Arrested After Fleeing Bullfighting Ring


AT&T, Apple sell out of launch-day iPhone 4s

Hacker in AT&T-iPad security case arrested on drug charges

Defence firms face cyber spying at arms bazaar

Hackers exploit Microsoft XP security flaw

French ISP waves red rag at hackers

Google engineer Tavis Ormandy faces the heat


When Insiders Expose the Ugly Side of the Entertainment Industry


American Apparel Denies Hiring Based on Beauty, Says Looks for 'Strong Sense of Style'


Remembering a fallen hero

Quote of the Day: The Constitution was based upon the fact the federal government had exceedingly limited powers. It was only allowed to do eighteen very limited things -- the enumerated powers, period. And everything else belonged to the states and the individuals to regulate. - Peter McWilliams

A personal message from Jim Babka . . .

Best-selling author Peter McWilliams died ten years ago today, June 14, 2000.

I remember when I heard the news. I can still feel the sickness and anger that I felt that day.

I didn't know Peter personally, but I admired him. Some of my colleagues were good friends or acquaintances of his.

Peter was an eloquent champion of limited government and personal freedom. But his life was cut short by the War on Drugs. The federal government denied him the medication he needed to live and thrive.

What he went through, I wouldn't wish on anyone, let alone my family and friends. But we have it in our power to prevent similar tragedies from happening to others. Please tell Congress to return to the Constitution, and end the insane War on Drugs.

You may copy or borrow from the following letter . . .

Today marks a cruel anniversary in the barbaric history of the War on Drugs. On this day, ten years ago, the federal government caused the death of the best-selling author Peter McWilliams.

Do you know his story?

* In 1996 Peter was diagnosed with cancer and AIDS
* The medications he needed to treat these diseases caused extreme vomiting, and he could not keep them down long enough for them to work
* That same year, Proposition 215 legalized medical marijuana in California
* Under the recommendation of four physicians, Peter started using marijuana.
* The marijuana controlled his nausea, restored his appetite, and allowed his medications to work

Marijuana saved Peter's life, for the moment. This led him to fund research into medical marijuana and to start a business supplying it to buyer's cooperatives. The DEA took notice, raided and trashed his home, and even confiscated his computer, which contained the manuscript of his latest book.

Peter was charged with being a "drug kingpin!" And then, he was hamstrung, legally. The federal judge in the case took away his defense, barring any mention of . . .

* California's medical marijuana law
* his terminal illness
* how medical marijuana allowed him to keep down his medication and prolong his life

While the legal process dragged on, the government prevented Peter from using the marijuana that controlled his nausea. Peter was required to pass drug tests. He complied, even though his life was at risk, because . . .

* Peter's mother and brother had to put up their homes as collateral to post his bail
* If he failed the test, their homes would have been seized by the government

Peter's health deteriorated until he died at the age of 50. The vomiting had taken a tremendous toll on his alimentary canal, as well as his heart, and even his teeth. Despite the suffering, he never lost his sense of humor. And the reason I most admired him was that he felt sympathy for his tormentors, rather than rage.

Marijuana saved Peter's life, but the War on Drugs destroyed it.

Peter's most noted book was "Ain't Nobody's Business If You Do." It promoted the idea that each person can do whatever they please with their own bodies and property, so long as they don't interfere with the right of others to do the same. So let me ask you:

* What business is it of yours what people choose to do with their bodies and property?
* Where in the Constitution is the federal government empowered to deny people like Peter McWilliams the medicine they need?

Sadly, Peter wasn't the only victim of your War on Drugs. He was just one victim among many. The long list of your victims includes . . .

* terminally ill patients for whom marijuana (or some other illegal drug) could ease pain and nausea
* people with psychological problems for whom now-illegal drugs could help calm them or clear their minds
* young people whose futures are ruined not because of drugs, but because of a "criminal" record
* innocent adults and children on our streets, in Mexico, and across the world caught in drug turf warfare
* innocent victims of no-knock SWAT raids and asset forfeiture
* young people who get hooked on drugs precisely because, unlike legal drugs such as cigarettes and alcohol, they're available to be bought and sold on the streets and school grounds

The United States leads the world in incarceration rates, mostly because of non-violent, consensual crimes like drug possession. Apparently President Obama wants even more people in prison. He wants increased funding for interdiction, law enforcement, and the continuation of bloody drug wars across the border.

I suggest you do something else. Read and learn from Peter's books - especially "Nobody's Business." And then put an end to this stupid, immoral, and unconstitutional War on Drugs.


You may send your letter through's Educate The Powerful System.

And we urge you to spread this message far and wide. Share it on Facebook.

Jim Babka
President, Inc.

Stand up, Speak up, LIVE FREE



Oil Spill May Be Pushing Sharks Toward Fla. Beaches

Obama: Gulf seafood is safe to eat

134-year-old oyster company stops shucking

BP Official Admits to Damage BENEATH THE SEA FLOOR


Election official: I'd testify Obama not born in Hawaii

Hawaii elections clerk: Obama not born here

Vets ask Obama to restore memorial cross


Report: Employers to see 2011 medical costs jump

Bush daughter 'glad' Obama health care passed


Security of U.S. Passports Called Into Question


German bureaucrats take children from abused U.S. mom

Government under pressure to open US skies to unmanned drones despite safety concerns

Australia Moves Closer To A Police State With Compulsory Data Retention Proposal

From Lockdown, With Love

Misrepresenting Scientist Comments and Opposition Arrests--Obama Police State Begins


Vermont to seniors: Return those $250 checks

Ladies' night not all right, state says

Vast mineral deposits found in Afghanistan

Video: Rep. Etheridge assaults student on street

Kindergarten bill saves money, protects children

Louisiana Senate says no to guns in church

Dems confused by Greene's victory

Berlusconi Wins Confidence Vote on Bill Restricting Wiretaps

New unedited video of attack on former Republican NC Senate candidate


Another power grab by the feds?

Most Oregon state offices are on furlough Friday, June 18

N.Y. probes 8 banks on mortgage security ratings

Frequent Flyer Miles: How Airlines Are Changing the Game

Gas prices drop more than 11 cents in 2 weeks


Morgellons: The Extent Of The Problem

Americans get most radiation from medical scans


Camper: “All Hell Broke Loose”


Nat'l PTA snubs PFOX - again

Repeal of ban would redefine what's immoral


Arizona restaurant raids target illegal workers

Citizens Speak: Giant Cover-up on Illegal Immigration

Texas GOP gets tougher on immigration


Christian librarian loses case against Ohio State


Cannibal sliced off parts of grandmother and ate them.. while she was still alive

Man arrested over claim chef was ‘tortured by broccoli’


10 Everyday Items Hackers Are Targeting Right Now

Hackers zoom in on Twitter accounts-Internet-Infotech

Cyber War: Sabotaging the System - 60 Minutes

The "Cyber War Threat" Debate

Adult Web Sites Lure Cybercrime Victims

AT&T e-mail apologizes for iPad data breach

AT&T Explains iPad Security Breach

Hackers Devise More-And-More Sophisticated Attacks

Dell Says: "Ubuntu is safer than Microsoft Windows"

New flaw leaves Windows XP PCs exposed to remote attack


Is There Any Hope Left for America?

I'll make it short and sweet. Yes there is. But do not fool yourselves, there is no man or woman who can give us hope.

We need to think clearly and look at the big picture. Obama didn't turn out to be the great hope that those who supported him hoped for. yes, he brought about change, but it was a change from bad to worse.

Yes, we will get some people in office who will fight to restore our nation to its core values, back to the way the founding fathers intended it to be and they will even have some success at doing it.

However, even those people will let us down, they will fall, they will falter and some may give up.

But you see, even knowing all these things, I still have hope, because, I do not put my faith in man or woman, my faith is in our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ.

He is the one who has given us the ultimate gift of liberty, free from the bondage of sin's stronghold and in him we have hope.

Stand, up, Speak up, Live Free!



New 'Red Dawn' to attack communism again!


Boehner: Government "i.e. Taxpayers" Should Help Pay For Oil Spill

The Spill, The Scandal and the President

New BP Corporate Logos

Scientists Find Signs of Dead Zones in Sea

BP oil spill: Florida hoteliers urged to sue BP

As spill costs mount, BP shares tumble anew


Bachmann: Obama Worst President in United States History


Victim of Police Shooting Snaps Picture of Officer Moments Before He Dies

400 drunken-driving convictions in D.C. based on flawed test, official says

NH Ex-Trooper Sentenced For Falsifying DMV Records

Airport Screeners Reveal Travelers' Surly Side

More Minnesotans are surprised to find themselves being locked up over debts.

Judge limits DHS laptop border searches

T-Shirt Critical of Hitler and Gun Control Banned by eBay

KGB Successor To Have Powers To Summon People Who "Are About To Commit A Crime"


Greeks Preparing For A New Wave Of Anti-Austerity Riots

Japans New PM Warns Country At Risk Of Collapse Under Massive Debt Load

Kingston man dumps concrete on Town Hall lawn

FTC Backs Off Drudge Tax

New York State Government Shutdown a Growing Threat

Wednesday at the NC General Assembly

Bilderberg 2010: Out of the darkness, into the light

Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange Hunted By Pentagon Over Massive Leak


Higher education's bubble is about to burst

The Death Of Las Vegas

Financial Crisis Has 'Only Entered Act II:' Soros

Retail sales drop is first in 8 months

After-Hours Update: DELL, AT&T


Skinniest People Grocery Shop Here

Olbermann Slams Tea Party Senate Candidate For Voting Against Water Fluoridation

Waiter, there's a potential carcinogen in my soup

Mystery Crop Damage Threatens Hundreds Of Acres


Warning to Britain as almost half of Belgium's euthanasia nurses admit to killing without consent

Prince of Wales calls for population control in developing world

Yes, The Intellectuals Really Do Want To Kill Millions of Americans

Bill Gates Confronted on Eugenics by We Are Change


20 dead, dozens missing in Ark. floods


LA Dodgers owners paid Russian scientist for psychic baseball boost


Jails for illegals become 'Club Fed' paradise

Hispanics abandon Arizona, fleeing economy, immigration law


Rare photo of slave children found in NC attic


Boxer: Carbon is Biggest National Security Threat


FBI investigating potential cyber threat of Apple iPad hackers

Adobe fixes 'critical' Flash flaw

Facebook: What the vocal minority wants users to consider

The next 9/11 could be in cyberspace

S.Korean government website hit by cyber attacks

Hackers: Data Breach Exposed iPad Owners' Personal Info

Mass Web attack hits Wall Street Journal, Jerusalem Post

One Man's Quest To Foil Hackers

New Flash Bug Exploited By Hackers : How to avoid it?

Hacker defends going public with AT&T's iPad data breach

Cloud Is Real Culprit In iPad/AT&T Security Hole


HR 5175 Selectively Silences American Opinion

Obama Moves to Silence Gun Groups and Other Political Opponents
-- Bill clears committee hurdle, going to the House floor soon

Gun Owners of America E-Mail Alert
8001 Forbes Place, Suite 102, Springfield, VA 22151
Phone: 703-321-8585 / FAX: 703-321-8408

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Fresh from his efforts to seize government control of the health services sector (ObamaCare) and the financial markets ("finance reform"), Barack Obama has a new priority: silence his political opposition.

As satisfying as it was for Obama to seize control of one-sixth of the economy, he has had to suffer protest from the "little people" (like us). So he is pushing the Orwellian "DISCLOSE" bill (HR 5175) to make sure gun groups and other pro-freedom forces cannot mobilize their members in the upcoming elections.

When Obama says "disclose," what he really means is "disclose gun group membership lists"

Not surprisingly, these efforts to shut down free speech don't apply to Obama allies, like Democratic-leaning labor unions. They only apply to groups which are not reliable Obama allies, like Gun Owners of America.

But, for those groups whose free speech is targeted for Obama's wrath under this bill, the consequences are severe:

* Under Title II of the bill, GOA (and other groups, as well as many bloggers) who merely mention public officials within 60 days of an election could be required to file onerous disclosures -- potentially including their membership lists.

* Also under Title II, GOA could be required to spend as much as half of the time of a 30-second ad on government-written disclosures.

* In addition, Sections 201 through 203 would potentially put the government's snooping eyes on any American who voices a political opinion, despite the fact that the Supreme Court, in Buckley v. Valeo, declared that Americans have a right to voice their opinion to an unlimited extent, if unconnected with a political campaign.

Here's an idea: If Obama is so irritated at the Supreme Court's defense of political free speech by groups like GOA, why doesn't he apply his sleazy new rules to his political allies, as well?

ACTION: Please urge your congressman to vote against the anti-gun HR 5175. This bill has moved out of committee and has now been placed on the House calendar.

You can use the Gun Owners Legislative Action Center at to send a pre-written message to your Representative.

----- Pre-written letter -----

Dear Representative:

I urge you to oppose HR 5175, a bill that will deny the free speech rights of all Americans. Under Title II of this bill:

* Groups like Gun Owners of America (and other groups, as well as many bloggers) who merely mention public officials within 60 days of an election could be required to file onerous disclosures -- potentially including their membership lists -- even though the Supreme Court has previously ruled in NAACP v. Alabama that membership lists (like those of GOA's) are off limits to government control.

* Also, groups like GOA and the NRA could be required to spend as much as half of the time of a 30-second ad on government-written disclosures.

* In addition, Sections 201 through 203 would potentially put the government's snooping eyes on any American who voices a political opinion, despite the fact that the Supreme Court, in Buckley v. Valeo, declared that Americans have a right to voice their opinion to an unlimited extent, if unconnected with a political campaign.

Here's an idea: If Obama is so irritated at the Supreme Court's defense of political free speech by groups like GOA, why doesn't he apply the new rules in HR 5175 to his political allies (like the labor unions), as well?

Suffice it to say, if you care anything about the First or Second Amendments, you will vote against HR 5175. GOA will be scoring this vote on their rating of Congress.




IN THE NEWS 06-10-2010


Journalist dives into Gulf, can only see oil

'BP has lied to us from day one. We could have stopped the oil'

BP 'manipulating search results' on Google following oil spill

Two More Gulf Spills?

Police protection for family of BP boss Tony Hayward

Spill reveals Obama's lack of executive experience


'Obama Deceives the Public'


Schwarzenegger forced to recast ballot after selecting two candidates

Reuters cropping knives out of flotilla photos?

Mystery S.C. Dem has pending felony charge

Strengthening NAFTA ties and the push towards a common security front

Live Blogging the Primaries

Tepid Support: Patriot Won't Seek Office

Anti-incumbent feelings at new high, poll finds

Clinton visit to Ecuador, ally of anti-American Chavez


12 Reasons Why The U.S. Housing Crash Is Far From Over

Why The END Of Cheap Chinese Labor Is Near

In 1930, They Didnt Know It Was The Great Depression Yet

Bernanke Says Unemployment Unlikely to Fall Quickly

Food and Depopulation: Rockefeller Family

Gold climbs to new record as double dip recession talk grows

Its Going To Get Nasty. Buy Land, Barbed Wire & Guns


F— my victims. I carried them for 20 years


ID cards were a bad idea from the start

Richmond man upset after seeing US & Virginia flag balled up at Midlothian DMV branch

Full-body scanner debuts at Omaha airport

Lakers fever hits the DMV


Wrong-organ removal costs Broward doctor a $5,000 fine

US Today Medicated drivers, toxic foods and counterfeit money supply

UK trial of Frankenstein Crops goes ahead at secret location


Cities warned to stop cutting out Christians

My Disappointment With Mainstream Churches


ICE to make detention centers more humane

Why conservatives should oppose Arizona's immigration law

Mexico Irate After U.S. Border Patrol Kills Teen


Slow progress is being made at little-noticed Copenhagen follow-up

Warming in Last 50 Years Predicted by Natural Climate Cycles


People sign "I am a moron" petition without reading headline


Amish man accused of sex crimes with children - Evil Crosses All Cultures

A rare charge of adultery filed in park arrests


GM recalling 1.5M vehicles over fire concerns


Warning! Hackers Using 'Eclipse' Novella to Spread Viruses

Police website shut amid hacker fears

Businesses must learn from Street View disaster, protect wireless networks

Hackers plant malware on Jerusalem Post website

Hackers 'targeted CHB website last weekend'

Hackers hijack FFA director's Yahoo, Facebook accounts

Hackers of Passport Office website held

Russian Flying Cars to beat Traffic Jams

Hackers Compromise THISDAY Staff’s Yahoo & Facebook Accounts

China suffers from hackers too

New Flash Bug Exploited By Hackers : How to avoid it?

Microsoft issues critical IE patch


Struck by lightning, moments before boyfriend was to propose


Blasphemy and Christian Bashing Trending Up?

Is this a desperate attempt to increase ratings or are networks revealing their true master?

A article just revealed a new show that blasphemes our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. The name is the show is JC. The show makes a mockery of our faith and our beloved creator.


This show does its best to be just as equally or even more reviling than the JC show on Comedy Central.

They are promoting the show on the likes of Facebook and other social networking sites with images like this. In the image, the character is wearing a T-shirt with “Satan Heart Me.”

Then of course on the various pages of its web site, they have a Devil’s Daily Affirmation. The one pictured below reads “Do evil every day, You may not change the world, but you’ll have more fun.”

The poster page displays posters with various sayings. This is another copious way to inundate impressionable minds with messages of pure evil. Some of the posters read. “Screw the Whales, Save Hell,” “It’s Cool to be Cruel,” “Live Evil,” and Be part of the Damnation.”

God’s word tells us “But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you;” (Mathew 5:44 KJV).

It is imperative that we pray for those who reject Christ and his teachings. It is also imperative for us to reject these types of programs and any advertisers who participate in the shows.

Just remember that as Christians, we need to show a godly love for those who hate us. Take a stand, but do so with the kindness that the Lord has shown to us all that have our faith rooted in Him.

“I am come a light into the world, that whosoever believeth on me should not abide in darkness.

And if any man hear my words, and believe not, I judge him not: for I came not to judge the world, but to save the world.

He that rejecteth me, and receiveth not my words, hath one that judgeth him: the word that I have spoken, the same shall judge him in the last day “(John 12:46-48 KJV).

These types of shows should not distract us from the commission that God has given us and that is to continue to spread his word so that the unbelievers are saved from eternal damnation.


"Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty."(2 CORINTHIANS 3:17 KJV)


Many Gulf federal judges have oil links

BP aims to gather up to 20,000 bpd from oil spill

Clean-up workers clutch at straws (literally) as BP says oil cap is working


Gulf Oil Spill is Obama's High Noon

DOJ should examine White House dealmaking


Defending the American Dream Summit

U.S. Intelligence Analyst Arrested in Wikileaks Video Probe

Crucial test for labor and Lincoln in Arkansas

Gov't = caretaker, parent = babysitter

1000 Israeli websites hacked since Flotilla attack

Sesame Street, socialism, and America

Robin Hood and the Tea Party Haters


Brain scans 'could be used to snoop on thoughts

The Stealth Class War


3M Awarded Contract for Arkansas Drivers' Licenses

DMV worker accused of abetting illegal aliens


Banks Profit From Near-Zero Interest Rates

College Students This Is Your Future: High Unemployment And Student Loan Hell

APD hands out $30,000 in grocery vouchers for guns

For many, recovery means lower expectations

Surging costs hit food security in poorer nations


Brain + synthetic DNA = ID


Join The Cult! Facebook Hoodie With Mysterious Insignia Found On eBay


Homosexual senator 'throws constituents under the bus'


Hacker Steals More than $640K from NYC DOE

Botnet Takedown Leaves Hackers on the Prowl for Legitimate Work

Hackers Use Local Woman's E-mail To Carry Out Scam

Hackers Put Viruses in Windows Mobile Games

Expensive malware appears for Microsoft's Windows Mobile

Next generation of Internet will require upgrade

Hackers Zero In on Execs With World Cup Scam

Attackers exploit critical bug in Adobe's Flash, Reader

Facebook + Hackers - Privacy = You Lose

Open-Source Could Mean an Open Door for Hackers

Mother Finds Kidnapped Children Through Facebook


Leaders unite, boycott blasphemy

Anglican head ready to do battle with liberal Episcopals

Pro-lifers protest birth control


Kenyan convert faces deportation

Hundreds gather to support AZ illegals crackdown law


U.K. pro-abortion ads cause stir with pro-lifers


Wal-Mart worker confronts shoplifter, gets fired


The New White House Chicago Style Politics

So much corruption, so little time.

Americans are seeing their liberties and freedoms vanish faster than Jimmy Hoffa. Yet, the Obama administration's "open and transparent government" is no where to be seen.

* Health Care reform otherwise known as healthcare control was written and passed despite the fact that the American people spoke loud and clear about it.

* Billions of taxpayer dollars to bailout automakers the terms hidden under a TARP away from public view passed without voter approval.

*Judge Sotomayor with a clear and present racial attitude towards "old white men" was confirmed into the supreme court.

* Elena Kagan is Obama's latest supreme court nominee and member of his cabinet. Of course she has no experience at any trials as a lawyer or judge. But hey, that doesn't matter to Obama's "You scratch my back and I'll scratch yours attitude."

* Sestak was offered a job to not run for office. last time I checked it was illegal to manipulate federal elections. Of course, both the Obama Administration and Sestak have clammed up about the issue.

* Andrew Romanoff, who is challenging Senator Michael Bennet, an Obama ally, in the Colorado Democratic primary, has stated that he was offered three administration posts as an alternative to his Senate campaign.

* We also have the BP Oil spill. BP will actually make millions over the "accident." Their goal is to continue to siphon oil from the broken well all the while We the Taxpayers fund the cleanup efforts and pay higher prices at the pump and at the grocery stores.

"Based on government estimates of the flow rate, the mangled well could produce oil valued at as much as $85 million over the next 60 days, until a relief well is complete and the well is capped permanently.

The people who own the deepwater site that's leased to BP — U.S. taxpayers — could see a more modest windfall. The Treasury could be due as much as $328,125 in royalties daily, or $19 million total over 60 days. Further, under its lease BP also must pay royalties on the oil lost in the spill, which would mean another $13.5 million.

McClatchy's calculation uses a government tally of 25,000 barrels flowing from the well each day and the 18.75 percent royalty rate applicable to oil from the BP well, and assumes that oil is selling at an average of $70 a barrel. Thursday's spot price hovered around $74.

The money that's due Uncle Sam and the added new revenue for BP from capturing the leaking oil raise many questions about the financial penalties that could be levied when something goes badly wrong with a deepwater oil well." Read more:

In November, we will be able to send many of the lawbreakers, err lawmakers back to their hometowns with their heads held in shame for their misdeeds and in 2012, we can send the rest home.

* False unemployment rates and false information. It's a good thing Obama wasn't crafted from an old cobbler, his nose would be stretched across the country by now.

What will history have to say about the Obama administration? You tell me.

Stand up, Speak up, LIVE FREE!


Census Worker Claims Job Numbers Are Being Inflated

Census Worker Claims Jobs Numbers Inflated


BP, feds could make millions from runaway well's oil

BP disaster called 'Cheney's Katrina'

BP faces another setback; oil slick threatens Fla.


Fidel Castro claims Obama lives in fantasy world

Obama may use executive privilege to withhold Kagan documents

Army slams door on Obama details

White House 'explanation' suggests criminal 'evasion'

White House in fresh job offer allegations

White House: Obama unaware of job offers in Colorado

Prez wielding 'unlawful influence' on elections?

Obama fails the test of leadership

Anger over Obama's meeting with Ariz. governor


Large Protests, Extensive Media Coverage Signifies Awakening To Bilderberg Agenda

Bill Gates To Attend 2010 Bilderberg Conference

Is flotilla battle signaling start of 'Gog and Magog'?

Correcting The History By Opening the Records

FCC Talks Up Sovietization of Media


Journalism 'Reinvention' Smacks of Government Control, Critics Say

Motivating story: The Funhouse Case

Guessing cops allowed to give speeding tickets in Ohio

It won't be pretty: Toronto will be a massive police state for three days

Two activists speak out about G8/G20 CSIS intimidation


States' Fights Nullification makes a comeback - and not just on the Right

DMV fraud sting nets 3

Nevadans Dont Want REAL ID, but the DMV Does, and Thats What Matters

At the DMV, lines drag on for days

Denish supports Real ID Act; opposes drivers licenses for undocumented immigrants

Identity Theft: Local restaurant targeted by online hackers

UK backs off national id cards

Confidential plates bill clears hurdle

Treasurer prepares for implementation of Real ID act


The Scariest Job Chart Ever Just Got Even Scarier

Euro Falls Below $1.20 on Fresh Debt Fears

Greek Debtor Sets Himself On Fire Inside Athens Bank

Government Jobs Account for 95% of May Job Increases

America's 7 junkiest cities

Disappointing jobs report sends stocks tumbling


Win a soccer game by more than five points and you lose, Ottawa league says


Former Army Ranger fends off attackers; unarmed victim battles 2 knife-wielding intruders


Facebook Being Cited In More Divorces

MI Woman Sues, Claims Doctor Forced Abortion After She Said Stop

Researchers Asked to Hide Scientific Debate over Maternal Deaths

Police: Man calls 911 about mom taking his beer


Research Links Genetically Modified Food To Long Term Sterility

Doctors to be able to 'print' new organs for transplant patients

Toxic America - Special Coverage on

Shrek glass recall: Toxic cadmium found on glasses

Cruel and Unusual Punishment: Soy Diet for Illinois Prisoners

Understand DNA Damage and Repair

Report condemns swine flu experts ties to big pharma


Leave like beaten rats. You old white people. It is your duty to die . ..


Top US cyberwarrior: Remote sabotage a real and pressing concern

A Key Lesson From The Facebook Privacy Scandal

The Yeshiva World Turkish Cyber Hackers Strike at Israel

10 Bizarre-but-True Ways Your Home Is Susceptible to Hackers

Facebook Clickjacking Worm Infects Thousands

Hackers Target Windows 2000 Security Flaw

Digital River sues over data breach

US vulnerable to attacks from cptr hackers could wreak havoc average citizens


Ban for lesbian coach who lured girls

<< 1 ... 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... 25 >>