September 8, 2011 - 4:06pm
"The current Administration's gross mismanagement of the U.S. economy, at the helm of which has sat Secretary Geithner through financial debacle and decline, must end now."
Sen. Rand Paul yesterday introduced legislation and took to the Senate floor to call for a Senate vote of no confidence in Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner. Passage of the motion will indicate that the U.S. Congress has no confidence that Secretary Geithner will institute policies that will...
August 31, 2011 - 4:58pm
"Alan Krueger is nothing more than an extreme government interventionist, cut from the same cloth as those who have failed to correctly predict, diagnose, and manage our economic problem."
President Obama nominated Princeton labor economist Dr. Alan Krueger to become the chairman of the White House Council of Economic Advisers on Monday. Readers who follow this sort of thing will recall that Krueger is something of a star among liberal economists for his stances on a number of...
August 18, 2011 - 7:08am
Local news for Aug. 18, 2012
"Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush will appear at a fund-raiser for the Republican gubernatorial slate of David Williams and Richie Farmer and the state Republican Party on Aug. 25 in Louisville, the campaign said Wednesday. U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell of Louisville also will...
August 10, 2011 - 9:45am
Local news for Aug. 10, 2011
"In his first town-hall meeting in Kentucky since he was elected last November, U.S. Sen. Rand Paul ran into a crowd Tuesday frustrated and angered by the sour economy." [Bluegrass Politics]"Children younger than 13 would be required to use a lifejacket or flotation device at rivers...
August 9, 2011 - 8:00am
Citizens will take to the streets Wednesday in Louisville, Lexington, and Jeffersonville, Indiana to tell Senators Mitch McConnell and Rand Paul, and Representatives John Yarmuth, Ben Chandler, Todd Young that what America needs now is jobs, not cuts.