Tag Archives: filibusters

5 Steps to Standing Up to a Bully

By: Tripp Baird  –  The Forge:  One of the questions that has arisen since Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) 9% – with the help of all but three of his party’s senators – invoked the nuclear option to change the Senate’s … Continue reading

Posted in Asshats, Big Brother, Constitution, Freedom, Get Involved, Knowledge Is Power, Politics, Solutions, Stand Up, Thoughts ..., Wake Up, Watch the Other Hand, You Be the Judge | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Forum: What Is Your Reaction To Harry Reid’s Using the Nuclear Option To End Filibusters?

The Council Forum: Every week on Monday morning , the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day,  the culture or simply day to day living. This week’s … Continue reading

Posted in News and politics, Politics, Wake Up, Watch the Other Hand, You Be the Judge | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Bi-Partisan Agreements Aside… Congressional Black Caucus Pressured Harry Reid To Use Nuclear Option and Harry Folded

JoshuaPundit: With Harry Reid as Democrat Senate Majority leader, it was easy to predict that the bi-partisan agreement John McCain, Lindsay Graham and the other RINOs who constituted the Gang of 14 back in 2005 when Republicans controlled the Senate … Continue reading

Posted in Asshats, Freedom, Knowledge Is Power, manipulation of the public, News and politics, Politics, Wake Up, Watch the Other Hand, You Be the Judge | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Mr. Cruz Goes To Washington Edition

Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere, and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one written by … Continue reading

Posted in Choices, Common Sense, Communication, Conservatives, Constitution, Economy and Money, Events, Freedom, Get Involved, Health and wellness, Knowledge Is Power, low-informed voters, manipulation of the public, Patriotism, Politics, Solutions, Stand Up, Strength, Wake Up, Watch the Other Hand, You Be the Judge | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

If You Give Up Your Rights….

Photo by: amgrassroots American Grassroots "If you give up your rights now, don’t expect to get them back" –@SenRandPaul #StandWithRand #Filibuster pic.twitter.com/rs82KdZc6s Rand Paul, With a Little Help From Some Patriotic Friends, Conducts Old Fashioned Filibuster Over Brennan Nomination… Focused … Continue reading

Posted in Common Sense, Freedom, Knowledge Is Power, Politics, Wisdom, You Be the Judge | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments