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Dodd-Frank: Two Years on, a New Path Forward Is Needed

Posted: July 24, 2012 at 7:00 am   /   Arizona, Politics

By Rep. David Schweikert  Two years ago today, on July 21, 2010, President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Financial Protection Act into law. Two years later, Dodd-Frank and its 2,300 pages containing more than 400 new rules and mandates is little more than half promulgated, already requiring job-creators to dedicate 24,180,856 […]

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Voices from the victims of Obama’s war on coal

Posted: July 22, 2012 at 10:28 am   /   Politics

Editor’s note: WFP has written numerous times about Obama’s war on coal. If he expects to win in Ohio and Pennsylvania with such a record, it is only because of his hope that the media will sufficiently cover for what he is doing to families in those states. “Dozens of coal miners packed” a House […]

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Boehner: The American people are asking ‘where are the jobs?’

Posted: July 21, 2012 at 10:55 am   /   Politics

Republicans “Only Ones” with Plan to Stop Small Business Tax Hike & Prevent Devastating Defense Cuts [FeaturedVideo] WASHINGTON, DC – At his weekly press conference . . . House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) said Democrats’ small business tax hike and the president’s recent attack on small businesses “explains a lot about the president’s economic policies […]

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A Tax Hike That Threatens 700,000 Jobs? You DID Build That, Mr. President

Posted: July 20, 2012 at 10:30 am   /   Elections, Politics

Democrats have been “put in [a] tight spot” by their threats to tank our economy and harm our national security if they don’t get a small business tax hike. A new Ernst & Young study found President Obama’s plan threatens more than 700,000 American jobs – a frightening prospect for families after more than three […]

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Dems’ New Year’s Plans: Raise Everyone’s Taxes, Tank the Economy

Posted: July 18, 2012 at 2:45 pm   /   Politics

You probably don’t have New Year’s plans yet, but Washington Democrats do, and we can only hope they fall through.  Democrats are threatening to raise taxes on everyone (including middle-class families) and tank the already struggling economy if they don’t get their way – ‘their way’ being a massive small business tax hike that could […]

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You’re Not Alone – Everybody Hurts in the Obama Economy

Posted: July 15, 2012 at 2:00 pm   /   Politics

If you’re wondering why the House will vote to repeal the president’s health care law (which is making it harder for small businesses to hire) and stop the president’s small business tax hike (which economists say “would be a blow to the economy”), or why the House has passed more than 30 jobs bills (being […]

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Way to Go, Roberts

Posted: July 3, 2012 at 11:00 am   /   Politics

By Dick McDonald Well  well it’s a tax. Now who would have believed that? Obama and the Democrats told us that Obamacare’s requirement for citizens to be forced to buy health insurance or pay a penalty was not a tax.  Well Chief Justice of the Supreme Court knew better.  He called a spade and spade. Robert’s […]

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Stop the tax hike

Posted: June 30, 2012 at 11:45 am   /   Politics

By Chairman Dave Camp (R-MI) Consider three numbers — 40, 8 and 13. For 40 consecutive months, the U.S. unemployment rate has been at 8 percent or higher, and nearly 13 million Americans are currently looking for work. America is in crisis. Unemployment remains high, employers are paralyzed by economic and regulatory uncertainty that stifles […]

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Obamacare is a part of Taxmageddon

Posted: June 27, 2012 at 2:00 pm   /   Politics

In case the statist left’s rhetoric has gotten to you, let me provide an essential reminder: Only in fantasyland can taxes be levied without having a detrimental effect on the economy. At small levels, taxes are fine, In fact, to the extent that they allow for the creation of certain necessary social contract functions like […]

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