States Should Get No More Bailouts:When Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid released his so-called "jobs bill" in the midst of some of the highest unemployment in recent memory -- for January U-3 would have risen to 10.6 percent and U-6 to 18 percent if not for annual, Census-based population estimates adjustments -- one item that was curiously missing, that was included in the House's $154 billion version: over $71.3 billion for assistance to state governments.
Climategate Scientist Admits No Warming Since 1995: Professor Phil Jones of Britain's University of East Anglia has admitted in an interview with the BBC that there has been no statistically significant warming in the earth's atmospheric temperatures since 1995, according to London's Daily Mail. (H/T Washington Examiner)
Green Groups Continue "Cap and Trade" Push Despite Junk Science: Over 3,000 emails and other documents from the University of East Anglia's Climate Research Unit (CRU) that have found their way to the Internet exposing the junk science that has given rise to manmade global warming theories. CRU is the incubator for many of those researchers who have authored the United Nations' global warming reports and fueled the political movement to regulate carbon.
An Annual Ritual We Can Do Without: This is the time of year most Americans receive their W-2 and 1099 forms, putting into motion the annual process of calculating the maximum amount they can get back from Uncle Sam.
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