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House Republicans let their own immigration bill fail without a vote

Rather than see the bill defeated, Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) withdrew legislation Thursday, which would have addressed the U.S.-Mexico border crisis involving  thousands of...

House Republicans continue with plan to sue President Obama

A piece of legislation will soon be voted on by the House of Representatives, which would allow President Obama to be sued for what...

Republicans May Approve Half the Funds Requested To Assist Border Situation

Republicans in the House have been holding discussions recently on a bill which would give President Obama about half of the $3.7 billion the...

Michelle Obama Bans Media Questions During China Trip

"The most transparent administration in history" isn't being so transparent about Michelle Obama's taxpayer-funded China trip. Michelle Obama, her two kids, her mother, and numerous aides...

White House Refuses To Disclose Cost Of Michelle Obama’s Taxpayer-Funded China...

Michelle Obama, her two kids, her mother, and numerous aides will enjoy a taxpayer-funded trip to China from March 19 to March 26. White House officials refuse...

New York Government Pays For 21-Year-Old’s Costly Sex Change Operation

It was recently revealed that New York Children's Services paid for a 21-year-old's sex change operation to become a woman. The surgery, which took...

Feds Misspend $2.6 Billion On Food Stamps In 2013, Govt. Dependency...

The Obama Administration continues to assert that the economy is "recovering." But an astounding number of Americans relied on food stamps, or in USDA...

New Bill Funds Food Stamp Promotion To Illegal Immigrants

President Obama's Department Of Agriculture (USDA) continues to spend tax money to promote food stamps to illegal immigrants living in and entering the United...

Democrat Rep Insists The Word “Welfare” Be Changed To “Transitional Living...

A temporary and effective safety net to help struggling Americans during hard times undoubtedly makes sense. But government welfare was never intended to be...

You’re Footing The Bill For Michelle Obama’s Extravagant Hawaii Vacation

President Barack Obama and his two daughters recently left Hawaii after Christmas break, but First Lady Michelle Obama stayed put in paradise as an...

KRISTIN TATE: Yeah, We’re Broke, But Did You Hear About Duck...

The United States is over $17 trillion in debt, social security has become financially unsustainable, and entitlement spending is completely out-of-control. But these critical...

Rand Paul: Longterm Unemployment Benefits Are A “Disservice” To Jobless Americans

1.3 million jobless Americans will no longer receive federal unemployment payments if Congress fails to renew the Emergency Unemployment Compensation (EUC) program by the...

Number Of Americans Receiving Disability Checks Surpasses Population Of Greece

Given the number of Americans on disability today, it would seem that there is some horrific ailment sweeping the nation. Except there isn't. For almost 200...

8 Ridiculous Ways That The Government Wasted Your Money

By KRISTIN TATE  Individuals and business owners around the country regularly make an effort to reduce spending, pay off debts, and save. But the federal...

US Debt Jumps A Record $328 Billion In One Day –...

On Thursday, the United States debt spiked $328 billion, setting a new record. Our debt has now officially surpassed $17 trillion. The previous high of...

Food Stamp Enrollment Jumps 211,708 Despite Increased Household Wealth

Food stamps are typically a measure of household economic stability. Thus, is unsettling that enrollment in the program jumped up by 211,708 people in the...

House Votes To Cut $40 Billion From Food Stamp Program –...

As we reported last week, the ballooned food stamps program costs taxpayers $80 billion per year. Nearly one sixth of Americans now rely on the food...

Feds Spend $2.2 Million To Study “Why Lesbians Are Obese”

$2,202,873 tax dollars were spent to study why many lesbians are obese. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded the money to study the biological and...

One-Sixth Of Population Now On Food Stamps – Is There Any...

Government welfare is well intended, but it can make poor people comfortable remaining in poverty. Why pay your own way when Uncle Sam will...

Welfare Recipients Can Now Collect More Than Teachers Earn

A new study by the CATO Institute, a public policy think tank, found that some welfare recipients make more "income" than those in the...

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