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Federal Deficit 2013: How Government Spending Affects You

Federal Deficit 2013: How Government Spending Affects You

Federal deficit spending in 2013 actually went down to $800 billion. But how does Federal deficit spending affect you? As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Federal ceiling crisis of 2013 will face a $16.9 trillion debt. Current US Federal spending levels have exceeded $3.5 trillion and the US Federal budget deficit is a little… Read more »

Federal Debt Ceiling Crisis Faces $16.9 Trillion, $3.5 Trillion Of Spending

Federal Debt Ceiling Crisis Faces $16.9 Trillion, $3.5 Trillion Of Spending

The Federal debt ceiling crisis is looming over Washington DC as the Federal debt clock recently passed $16.9 trillion. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Department of Homeland Security ignored the sequester and decided to order armored vehicles and 1.6 billion bullets. Based upon the US Constitution, all budget bills must start in or… Read more »

Obama Rodeo Clown Fallout Includes ‘Sensitivity Training’ For All Clowns

Obama Rodeo Clown Fallout Includes 'Sensitivity Training' For All Clowns

The Obama rodeo clown incident is gathering all the forces of political correctness and now all rodeo clowns will be forced to take sensitivity training courses. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Obama rodeo clown was wearing a comical mask representing the President. Controversy started because the Obama rodeo clown asked the audience if… Read more »

Mayor Bob Filner Banned From All San Diego Hooters

Bob Filner banned

The sexually harassing mayor of San Diego Bob Filner has been banned from all San Diego area Hooters restaurants. No, really. It might be the first real punishment that the horndog mayor has suffered in the wake of accusations that the horny creep couldn’t stop grabbing and kissing women on his staff. On Saturday Filner… Read more »

Anthony Weiner In Fourth Place For New York Mayoral Position

anthony weiner

With a sexting scandal currently eating away at Anthony Weiner’s ability to win the New York mayoral race, De Blasio is taking over. Bill De Blasio is now leading the New York mayoral race among democrats who are likely to vote. The latest Quiniipiac Poll shows that De Blasio is in the lead with 30… Read more »

Benghazi Missiles Stolen By Al Qaeda From CIA Annex Claims Whistleblowers

Benghazi Missiles Stolen By Al Qaeda From CIA Annex Claims Whistleblowers

Benghazi missiles were stolen from the CIA annex during the September Benghazi attacks and Benghazi whistleblowers are claiming these 400 Benghazi surface to air missiles are now in the hands of Al Qaeda. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the revelation of the Benghazi missiles at the CIA annex came about after reports surfaced that… Read more »

Sarah Palin ‘Death Panels’ Confirmed By Howard Dean

Sarah Palin death panels confirmed by Howard Dean

Was Sarah Palin right about death panels in Obamacare? Howard Dean, and some other Democrats, seem to think so. Palin, the 2008 GOP vice presidential candidate, took a lot of flak four years ago for suggesting that government-imposed healthcare rationing by what she deemed death panels would be one likely outcome of the Affordable Care… Read more »

Oklahoma Congressman Doesn’t Understand Food Stamp Fraud [Video]

Food Stamps Cut

Congressman Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) is taking a hard stance against food stamp fraud and waste… except the House Rep. seemed to be unclear on what actually constitutes food stamp fraud. That didn’t stop Mullin from railing angrily against what he imagines to be food stamp fraud, and his ignorance of actual law and policy wasn’t… Read more »

Jackie Robinson Statue Vandalized, And Don’t Blame The South

Jackie Robinson Statue Desecrated

The Jackie Robinson statue paying tribute to Major League Baseball’s first African-American player and friend and fellow Brooklyn Dodgers teammate Pee Wee Reese has been desecrated, according to a report from CBSSports.com. The statue depicts Reese with his arm on Robinson’s shoulder during the 1947 season and is located in MCU Park at Coney Island…. Read more »

Arizona Firefighter Widow Denied Benefits By City Husband Died Protecting

Arizona Firefighter Widow Denied Benefits

Arizona firefighter widow Juliann Ashcraft was distraught when her husband Andrew Ashcraft, a 29-year-old member of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, died defending the city of Prescott, Arizona from a wildfire along with 18 other firefighters on June 30. Now it appears city officials are willing to repay Ashcraft’s widow and four children for their husband… Read more »