Peter Larocque, columnist in the December 2012 issue of "The Valley Patriot" discusses some possible reasons why the Republican candidates lost in the November election. If you agree with his points, it is worth looking at corrective planning for future elections:
Charles Ormsby, Editor of "The Valley Patriot" wrote in his Op-Ed for the December 2012 edition about the return to slavery under the Obama administration. Read this very provocative opinion piece:
A guest editorial was authored by Betsy McCaughey, former Lt Governor of New York in the "Boston Herald" on Sunday, December 9, 2012 that Obama is overreaching in his quest to grab constitutional rights away from Congress. Ms McCaughey's column is worth the read: http://www.bostonherald.com/news/opinion/op_ed/view/20221209emperor_obama_overreaches/
Obama's idea of fiscal cliff negotiations is to raise taxes on individuals earning more than $200,000/yr and family income in excess of $250,000. It is projected that this increase will take-in $836 billion over 10 years or $86 billion/yr. Realistically this is a drop in the bucket as an attempt to meet the revenue needs, especially when there is no complementary plan to cut spending. "Boston Herald" editorial, December 9, 2012 addresses this plan: http://www.bostonherald.com/news/opinion/editorials/view/20121209counting_tax_chickens/
"Boston Herald" columnist, Michael Graham (December 10, 2012) wrote in his oped that the American press continues to fawn over Obama, never demanding that he respond in an honest way to issues of the day. Michael Graham's piece is worth reading for thought: http://www.bostonherald.com/news/opinion/op_ed/view/20221210press_just_a_pushover_for_prez/
The April meeting of the Twin City Tea Party will be held on Monday, April 28, 2014 at 6:30 pm at Cornerstone's Restaurant. The Guest Speaker will be State Senator Jennifer Flanagan who will discuss issues such as the State budget and fiscal planning as well as mental health and substance abuse initiatives. We will also plan to discuss the Tax Day Tea Party Rally on Boston Commons that took place on Sunday, April 13. The Cornerstone Restaurant is located at 616 Central Street (Rt 12). The Twin City Tea Party is non-partisan. All are welcome to attend. There are no costs, dues or fees to attend.
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A free people [claim] their rights as derived from the laws of nature, and not as the gift of their chief magistrate.Thomas Jefferson, 1774