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Republican presidential nominee Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) addresses a campaign rally in the gymnasium at Mentor High School October 30, 2008 in Mentor, Ohio. With less than a week before the U.S. presidential election, McCain launched a two-day bus tour of the swing state of Ohio, where some polls show …

Joe the Plumber Backing Trump All the Way: ‘Stop the Holier-Than-Thou Nonsense’

Donald Trump has done something which I’ve been waiting to happen for a long time: He’s won the Republican nomination for president virtually without spending a dime and saying whatever he wants without regard for approval whatsoever from Republicans, Democrats, Independents, Academia, or the politically correct press.

HSUS Pressures USDA to Embrace Faux-Crisis, Threatens Hunting

HSUS Pressures USDA to Embrace Faux-Crisis, Threatens Hunting

Many of those who donate to the Humane Society of the United States are unaware of the fact that HSUS is one of the greatest foes to fishing and hunting in the country.  Wayne Pacelle, President of HSUS, on numerous

USDA LEAKS PHOTOS AND ADDRESSES OF DOG BREEDERS TO ASPCA

USDA LEAKS PHOTOS AND ADDRESSES OF DOG BREEDERS TO ASPCA

The contemporary “animal rights” movement and its various factions are not what they seem. For every legitimate concern, there are dozens of front groups operated and funded by extremists with radical agendas. For instance, over the past several years, the

Animal Rights Activists Hijacking USDA

Animal Rights Activists Hijacking USDA

For most Americans, contact with the United States Department of Agriculture is rare, save for reading the occasional sticker on a package of ground chuck or baby carrots.  For farmers and animal breeders, the USDA is an ever-present and often

Enforce Old Immigration Laws Before Any New Ones Are Passed

Enforce Old Immigration Laws Before Any New Ones Are Passed

If our existing immigration laws are not being enforced, what on earth makes these “Gang of Eight” Republicans and the Republicans who support them believe “new” immigration “reform” will be enforced? How will we control the border moving forward given

A New Legal Challenge to ObamaCare

A New Legal Challenge to ObamaCare

This is important: America needs a hero, and the Doctor is In. To prevent the enforcement of the Affordable Care Act in Texas, Dr. Steve Hotze, a Houston physician announced he is suing the federal government, claiming the ACA violates

Gun Show Bans Products Targeted by Left

Gun Show Bans Products Targeted by Left

Reed Exhibition is a British company currently organizing and promoting one of America’s largest outdoor shows called the Eastern Sports and Outdoor Show (ESOS). This show attracts over a 1000 businesses large and small, with over 200,000 in attendance. This

Rep. Marcy Kaptur's Thirty Years of Failed Policies

Rep. Marcy Kaptur's Thirty Years of Failed Policies

IF IT WALKS LIKE A DUCK… Here is something you won’t read in the mainstream press. Not in the Toledo Blade, the Cleveland Plain Dealer or even USA Today: 1. Barack Obama is out of touch and opposed to the

Rep. Marcy Kaptur Has Failed Ohio

Rep. Marcy Kaptur Has Failed Ohio

The heartland of our state has had its guts kicked in by recession and is now laden with closed factories, struggling farms, abandoned homes, and desperately high unemployment. Our formerly proud big cities are now shadows of the productive powerhouses

Obama's Counting on the Voters Being Stupid

Obama's Counting on the Voters Being Stupid

I‘ve had enough and so should all of us.   Addressing a crowd at a community college in the Maryland suburbs of D.C., Barack Obama’s latest attack on his GOP challengers was to deride and mock them for their positions

Creating Real American Jobs with Real American Energy

Creating Real American Jobs with Real American Energy

Official Labor Department reports say the nation’s February unemployment rate is still 8.3% – but reality is far worse.  Most of that job growth was in business and professional services, and half was temporary. Millions of Americans are working part-time

Jobs for Ohio Tour: An Invitation to GOP Presidential Candidates

As someone who has spent the last few months driving across Northern Ohio, one thing is absolutely clear: Americans need jobs and they need them now. My district is filled with abandoned factories and boarded up storefronts, businesses that once

A Government for the Rest of Us

It seems like everyday I wake up and it’s the same old story with politics and politicians: If you vote for my bill, I’ll support yours; the Republicans hate this and the Democrats hate that; you scratch my earmark and

How to Use Evil to Promote Your Agenda

The other night I watched a show called Dateline with “never seen before” footage of an interview between Jeffrey Dahmer and the reporter Stone Philips. For those of you too young to remember, Jeffrey Dahmer gained notoriety in the early

Tax Debates–A Distraction from the Truth

When a bad plumber or electrician comes to your house you might pay a lot of money for an incomplete and potentially dangerous fix of the problem. But a band aide on a bad pipe just means that a potentially

The Rise of the Citizen

Since when did it become OK to run right over the majority views of the American people? Since never. When Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi and Harry Reid decided it was more important to cut deals with interest groups and each

We've Been Sacked by the Humane Society

While Americans across the country have entered the political game to save our country, moving that proverbial ball of freedom towards the end zone, we’ve been sacked. Blindsided. We’ve been so focused on legislative elections (and rightly so) that most

Washington's Worst Nightmare: A Principled Man

I’m mad as hell, and I’m going to do something about it. I’ve been to Missouri quite a few times since becoming “Joe the Plumber”: Rolling hills, farmland, beautiful rivers, vibrant cities, honest people. So I’m not in the least

The Hope for Our Country Lives…Out Here

I’ve met a lot of people across the country since those news cameras caught me doubting Barack Obama’s ideas for giving my money to someone else. Over the last 18 months I have mostly enjoyed my role speaking as and

To Solve Illegal Immigration, Fix the Tax System

I guess Mexico ‘s President Calderon forgot to mention what happens to illegal immigrants on his southern border when he came to Congress to scold us for “discriminatory” treatment in Arizona. They are summarily raped or killed and commonly stripped

It Is Time For a New Tax Revolt

We will never control our government until we control the federal tax system. It is corrupted and unfair and feeds unchecked government growth. It has made the federal government far more powerful than what was supposed to be its equal–our

Joe the Plumber: Setting the Record Straight

The last few days have me once again at the center of a lot of talk. This time, it’s not what I asked candidate Obama or what he said back to me. But it is because I again said exactly