It is important for ordinary citizens to defend their rights in their local communities. When elected officials forget whose money they are spending and whose rights they are eroding—when they forget who’s the boss and who’s the public servant—then it’s up to citizens to speak out and reset the balance.
Senator Mark Udall lied when he said we could keep our health care plans and doctors. His vote led to 250,000 health plan cancellations in Colorado alone.
No matter what the White House is trying to say about the benefits of ObamaCare, premiums are going up. And they are going up significantly.
On June 11, 2013, Black Forest erupted in fire. Living fairly close to the point of origin, we were among the first group to evacuate. We were out for 8 days. Our home survived. Another 488 families were not so lucky. They lost everything.
Not many have heard of the National Blueways System designation, but it has lawmakers from affected districts hot under the collar this week.
Here’s an idea. Since the IRS asks taxpayers for details of how we spend our money, how about we require the IRS checkbook to be online, too?