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Jindal For President - Obama is asking Congress to fund our enemies 

Jindal for President


BATON ROUGE - Reacting to the President’s speech on the Iran Deal today Governor Jindal said:

"Today, President Obama asked members of Congress to vote for a bill which he admits will fund Iran's efforts to kill our troops, destroy Israel and destabilize the Middle East.

“It would be a relief to hear this President say what he really means for once, if the implications weren’t so frightening.

“He has finally admitted what the rest of us already knew: that the deal he has struck with Iran will give the world’s leading state sponsor of terror over $50 billion to fund its ongoing proxy wars against the United States and our allies.

“This isn’t acceptable to Israel, nor should it be acceptable to us. Members of Congress should know that if they vote for this bill, they risk being called to account for over $50 billion worth of consequences.

"Before we sign any treaty, we must demand that Iran release our hostages and lay down their arms against the U.S. and our allies."


Obama administration officials have previously admitted that money from sanctions relief may go to sponsor terrorism:

The President’s full remarks can be found here:

Relevant lines from the president’s speech are below:

OBAMA: Third, a number of critics say the deal isn't worth it, because Iran will get billions of dollars in sanctions relief.

But the notion that this will be a game-changer with all this money funneled into Iran's pernicious activities misses the reality of Iran's current situation.

Partly because of our sanctions, the Iranian government has over half a trillion dollars in urgent requirements, from funding pensions and salaries to paying for crumbling infrastructure.

Iran's leaders have raised expectations of their people, that sanctions relief will improve their lives. Even a repressive regime like Iran's cannot completely ignore those expectations, and that's why our best analysts expect the bulk of this revenue to go into spending that improves the economy and benefits the lives of the Iranian people.

Now, this is not to say that sanctions relief will provide no benefit to Iran's military. Let's stipulate that some of that money will flow to activities that we object to.

We have no illusions about the Iranian government or the significance of the Revolutionary Guard and the Quds Force. Iran supports terrorist organizations like Hezbollah. It supports proxy groups that threaten our interests and the interests of our allies, including proxy groups who killed our troops in Iraq.

They tried to destabilize our Gulf partners. But Iran has been engaged in these activities for decades. They engaged in them before sanctions and while sanctions were in place. In fact, Iran even engaged in these sanctions in the middle of the Iran-Iraq war, a war that cost them nearly a million lives and hundreds of billions of dollars. The truth is that Iran has always found a way to fund these efforts, and whatever benefit Iran may claim from sanctions relief pales in comparison to the danger it could pose with a nuclear weapon.




Daily Signal - 8 Things Obama Got Wrong on the Iran Deal 

The Daily Signal

Aug. 6, 2015

8 Things Obama Got Wrong on the Iran Deal

The eight claims President Obama made in his speech Wednesday include some problematic spin about the Iran deal.

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Houston Churches Sue City for Trying to Take Their Private Property

A Texas attorney representing the two churches is alleging the city intended to use some of that property to build a for-profit business.

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The Poll Numbers on the Planned Parenthood Scandal CNN Left Out

The polling numbers ignored were extremely relevant.

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Climate Scientists Question Signficance of Obama's New Carbon Rule

These critics suggest the administration used the plan more to inspire global climate action, rather than using it as a concrete step to make the earth cooler.

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Unions Demand Special Treatment After Minimum Wage Hike They Backed Goes Into Effect

If unions get their way, only unionized employers will be able pay their employees less than $15 an hour.

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22 Tweets Reacting to Obama Comparing GOP to Iranians Chanting 'Death to America'

President Obama compared congressional Republicans who reject his nuclear deal to Iranian hardliners who chant "death to America" during a speech selling the agreement with Tehran.

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CEI Today: Sunscreen chemicals, firing your labor union, Obama Clean Power Plan, and more 

Wednesday, August 5, 2015
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Green Alarmism about Sunscreen Debunked

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It's Too Hard to Get Rid of a Union

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EPA’s Power Sector Carbon Rules: Are They Legal?

EPA’s final “Carbon Pollution Standards” rule, released Monday, requires new coal-fired power plants to meet a standard of 1,400 pounds of carbon dioxide per megawatt hour. The real prize for the Obama administration is control over each state’s electricity market. > Read more

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ALG - House Republicans request hearing on H.R. 1995 to prohibit Obama HUD neighborhood rezoning rule 


July 28, 2015, Fairfax, Va.—Americans for Limited Government board member Bill Wilson today issued the following statement joining 18 House Republicans who in a letter urged the House Judiciary Committee to commence hearings on H.R. 1995, "The Local Zoning and Property Rights Protection Act of 2015," which would prohibit the Department of Housing and Urban Development from implementing a rule, "Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing":


"The radical HUD plan to condition federal funding on rezoning neighborhoods to achieve a subjective and punitive set of quotas is a utopian pipe dream, and a federal attempt to usurp local zoning authority. We urge the House Judiciary Committee to take up H.R. 1995, and to require political partisans at HUD to justify this raw power grab. This has nothing to do with individual cases of housing discrimination, which have been illegal for over 40 years. Like the IRS abuse of power targeting people who disagree with them, the Obama appointees are using the power of government to harm communities that do not vote or act as Obama and his allies think they should. It is social engineering, nothing more."


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Hearing Request Letter, July 28, 2015, sent by Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.) and 17 House Republicans at




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ALG - Urge U.S. Congress to stop Obama's HUD rule to redraw your neighborhood! 



July 24, 2015

Dear Liberty Activist,

Click here to sign the petition to urge Congress to stop Obama's HUD rule to redraw your neighborhood!

President Barack Obama has hatched scheme to place "affordable housing" in neighborhoods across America that the government says are "too rich."

The Obama Administration is already collecting race data on neighborhoods across the country.  This man wants to rezone the entire country so that neighborhoods are more "fair" and "diverse."

Please sign the National Petition to Stop Obama-zoning immediately.

And then please forward this email to everyone you know who doesn't want federal bureaucrats coming into their neighborhoods and destroying property values.

Obama-zoning is yet another one of this Administration's social justice schemes.  It one more attempt to remake America and cut the American middle class down to size.

Make no mistake about it, Obama-zoning will affect YOU. 

Unless you live in a very poor and crime- ridden inner city, federal bureaucrats will soon survey your neighborhood to evaluate if it is sufficiently fair and diverse.

Very few members of Congress are doing anything to stop this madness.  That's why Americans for Limited Government is leading the charge to stop Obama-zoning now, before it is too late.

And our very first task is to bombard Congress with petitions against this insanity.

Just click here to sign the national petition.  And then beg everyone you know to do the same.

We need to get Congress off its rear end and fight Obama on this.  We need to get talk radio sounding the alarm.

We need conservatives in every single state to take a stand against Obama zoning NOW.

According the New York Post, "Obama's racial bean counters are furiously mining data on their health, home loans, credit cards, places of work, neighborhoods, even how their kids are disciplined in school — all to document "inequalities" between minorities and whites."

The Department of Housing and Urban Development will then use this data to dictate and replan local neighborhoods.

Local zoning laws will be voided.  Property values will be crushed.

If you own a house this could ruin you. 

Please sign the petition.  Please ask everyone you know to sign, too.

This really is urgent.  Barack Obama isn't fooling around.

Just go here.  Now.  Please!.


Rick Manning
Americans for Limited Government