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Christie Torches Tesla Direct Sales In NJ

Christie Torches Tesla Direct Sales In NJ

Under the guise of “consumer protection,” but widely seen as cronyism for new car dealers, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s Motor Vehicle Commission blocked Tesla from using its business model, i.e., direct sales in lieu of showrooms, for its pricey, electric cars. Other states such as Ohio, Minnesota, Georgia, Texas, Arizona, Colorado, and Virginia are considering or have such limits.[Read More…]

by March 12, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized
CEO, Call Your Office – Drug Company Reverses Decision On Dying 7 Year old

CEO, Call Your Office – Drug Company Reverses Decision On Dying 7 Year old

Josh Hardy is a dying 7 year old boy. Kenneth Moch is the president of a company called Chimerix with an experimental drug that might save his life.  Until now, Moch balked at supplying the medication, at first, he said, because of the $50k cost.  A charity offered to cover that, but Moch still refused.  Chimerix also resisted adding Josh[Read More…]

by March 11, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized
Million Moocher March: 1.1M+ Obamacare Enrollees Not Paying/Secret 2 Year Pay Delay

Million Moocher March: 1.1M+ Obamacare Enrollees Not Paying/Secret 2 Year Pay Delay

Obamacare enrollees hit 4.2 million as of the end of February, about 60% of the stated goal.  More elusive is the number of individuals who have PAID premiums.  The Obama administration don’t say. However, using state numbers, such as California, which reports that 79% of enrollees have paid, the math would suggest the paid total to be 3.3M. Mail Online[Read More…]

by March 11, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized
FL13 Trivia: Rand Did Rove Robocall To Thwart ‘Spoiler’ Overby

FL13 Trivia: Rand Did Rove Robocall To Thwart ‘Spoiler’ Overby

Days before the FL 13 special election, which Republican David Jolly won by defeating Democrat Alex Sink, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul did a robocall for American Crossroads, the PAC of oft-maligned former Bushie Karl Rove.  Rand urged voters to stick with Jolly, after it looked as though many voters would  peel off and support Libertarian Lucas Overby, who did well,[Read More…]

by March 11, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized
Five Reasons Why Jolly Win Was Big

Five Reasons Why Jolly Win Was Big

Republican David Jolly defeated Democrat Alex Sink in a special election in Florida’s 13th district, to replace longtime GOP Congressman Bill Young, who died in October.  Election year litmus test aside, here’s why it was a big deal: Sink had no primary opponent.  Jolly survived a bruising primary which left him broke. Sink was Florida’s 2010 Democrat Gubernatorial nominee.  Jolly[Read More…]

by March 11, 2014 0 comments Blog
de Blasio Takes Credit For Crime Drop In Short Tenure, Brutal Winter

de Blasio Takes Credit For Crime Drop In Short Tenure, Brutal Winter

It’s all about him! Homicides are down 21%.  Shootings down 14%  Overall crime down 2%. But it’s about de Blasio’s policies, which have only been in place over a scant two months, and not the record cold and snowfall which kept riff raff indoors, he believes. Read more at CBS New York.  

by March 11, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized
[VIDEO] Air Bubba:  Malaysian Pilot Picked Out Chicks In Ticket Line, Let Them In Cockpit

[VIDEO] Air Bubba: Malaysian Pilot Picked Out Chicks In Ticket Line, Let Them In Cockpit

Malaysian Airlines pilot Fariq Abdul Hamid, who has gone missing in the Boeing 777 lost near or over Viet Nam, broke airline rules when he allowed two young Australian women in the cockpit during the entire duration of a recent international flight, and they have pictures to prove it. The two young women say Hamid smoked and chatted with them[Read More…]

by March 11, 2014 0 comments Video
Thanks, Harry!  LV Casino Workers Set To Strike Against Obamacare Fees

Thanks, Harry! LV Casino Workers Set To Strike Against Obamacare Fees

The Obama administration has delayed and waived every Obamacare provision it could to protect its political cronies.  Unions are at the top of that list. Except for the Las Vegas Casino workers union, who will watch their 100% employer paid health insurance lost like a bad gamble.  Casinos will pass on the various and punitive fees to their workers. They’re[Read More…]

by March 11, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized
Optics From Hell: CEO Refuses Charity Payment For 7 Year Old’s Experimental Drug

Optics From Hell: CEO Refuses Charity Payment For 7 Year Old’s Experimental Drug

Josh Hardy is a seven year old boy who is a lot sicker than the photo above.  In fact, he’s dying.  After a litany of childhood illnesses, an experimental drug called Brincidofovir being tested by a company called Chimerix is possibly the only thing that will save him. Chimerix CEO Kevin Moch cited the cost of the drug, around $50,000,[Read More…]

by March 11, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized
Surplus Dividend: Wisconsin Passes Tax Cuts

Surplus Dividend: Wisconsin Passes Tax Cuts

The Wisconsin State Senate passed Governor Scott Walker’s proposed tax cuts 17-15.  Dale Schultz, frequent GOP defector and not seeking re-election, was the only Republican to join Democrats. Two Democrats joined Republicans. Wisconsin is expected to see a $1B budget surplus by 2015.  Walker responded to that projection by proposing his third set of tax cuts, zeroing out all manufacturing[Read More…]

by March 11, 2014 0 comments Uncategorized