ALG's Daily Grind - Return of the Tea Party


June 11, 2014

Permission to republish original opeds granted.

Return of the Tea Party
Randolph-Macon College economics professor Dave Brat ousts House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) in Republican primary for Virginia's 7th Congressional District.

Why Hillary's 'Dead Broke' statement matters
For anyone remotely close to the U.S. median household income of $51,017, being "dead broke" would look nothing like purchasing a million dollar home a year after while owning another multimillion home on embassy row in Washington D.C., receiving a $200,000 paycheck for nothing, and being able to demand hundreds of millions of dollars to speak publically.

Exercising the power of the purse
House defunds Internet giveaway and the Department of Housing and Urban Development's racial housing quotas. What's next?

Adams: Full crisis mode as Obama administration now says the Bergdahl deal was Chuck Hagel's call
"White House officials on Monday attempted to distance President Obama from the decision to exchange five Taliban officers for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl by claiming that it was Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel's call, a likely response to recent polls indicating that most Americans disapprove of the deal."