1. Kyle Olson: EAGnews.org Announces “Andrew Breitbart Memorial Essay Contest” for K-12 Students
2. Will McAndrew: Obama Forces Navy to Waste Taxpayer Money for Green Agenda
3. Dave Bego: Is Obamacare Redistributing Wealth to Big Labor?
4. John LeBoutillier: Is Mitt Romney Blowing his Chance to Win this Election?
EAGnews.org Announces “Andrew Breitbart Memorial Essay Contest” for K-12 Students
By Kyle Olson
In honor of the late Andrew Breitbart, EAGnews.org has created the “Annual Andrew Breitbart Memorial Essay Contest,” for K-12 students throughout the United States. Each contestant will be asked to produce an essay answering the question, “What does America mean to you?” The contest will have three divisions - elementary (grades K-5), middle school (grades 6-8) and high school (grades 9-12). Breitbart, a conservative commentator and founder of several popular national Web sites, passed away in March at the age of 43. [more...]
Obama Forces Navy to Waste Taxpayer Money for Green Agenda
As if government spending is not already at an all-time high, our president and his administration are trying to cook up new ways to waste our taxpayer dollars. I thought that the trips to Maui and Las Vegas for federal judges and GSA workers were bad enough, but this definitely tops the iceberg in the vast pile that is government waste. With gasoline prices heading towards $3 and below domestically in the United States, President Obama and the Navy have decided to use so-called “green fuel” to power Navy ships. Sure, we’re all probably used to the green agenda by now. We know all about solar and wind and electric. But this isn’t any one of those. Under the administration’s directives, the Navy is launching a new “Great Green Fleet” of ships that use a 50-50 blend of conventional and alternative fuel, made from seeds, algae and chicken fat. [more...]
Is Obamacare Redistributing Wealth to Big Labor?
By Dave Bego
It has become obvious that the SEIU has a major interest in the healthcare legislation. Although the SEIU is a major player in the public union market, it is also one of the largest unions in the private sector. Furthermore, the largest share of its private sector members are healthcare employees: nurses, hospital staff, janitors, and home healthcare workers. Is it any wonder, then, that President Obama’s primary piece of legislation was Obamacare? Andy Stern, SEIU’s President at the time, was reportedly in the White House at least 22 times in the first year of Obama’s Presidency, while the main priority was passing Obamacare! [more...]
Is Mitt Romney Blowing his Chance to Win this Election?
We have been discussing it for months: is Mitt Romney blowing his chance to win this election? Why isn’t he countering the Bain/outsourcing/foreign bank accounts attacks on him? Can President Obama survive these latest dismal job numbers? And is the GOP - again - frittering away the ObamaCare issue by not focusing on just the tax-raising aspect of the law? [more...]