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Thursday, February 28, 2013
Sequestration Scare Tactics: Caldwell Administration Threatens Sec 8 Housing Evictions
By News Release @ 4:28 AM :: 9202 Views :: Honolulu County, National News, Homelessness

"...300 of the families receiving assistance will be affected...."

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Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Politico: Is President Obama Telling the Truth about Sequestration?
By NCPA @ 1:57 PM :: 8715 Views :: National News, Taxes, Obama

... agencies cannot give a clear answer on how they arrived at their numbers. Congressional appropriations committee aides say they cannot fact check the administration's estimates ....

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Wednesday, February 27, 2013
What is a Progressive?
By John Goodman @ 1:37 PM :: 6368 Views :: National News, Health Care

...liberalism is not an ideology at all; it is a sociology. The same may be said of conservatism....

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Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Voting Rights at the Supreme Court Today
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:26 PM :: 5978 Views :: National News, Office of Elections

Today, the Supreme Court will hear arguments in Shelby County (AL) v. Holder, the case raising the question of Section 5’s constitutionality....

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Tuesday, February 26, 2013
Where Could We POSSIBLY Cut the Federal Budget?
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:58 PM :: 7576 Views :: National News, Economy, Obama

“If President Obama were making the decision for your family… he’d tell you to stop buying gas for your car and explain how you could only eat five days a week.”

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Monday, February 25, 2013
The Numbers Don’t Match: Obama vs Harkin on Hawaii Sequester Impact
By Andrew Walden @ 11:39 PM :: 12112 Views :: Education K-12, National News, Economy, Hawaii Statistics, Health Care

Here is a point-by-point comparison of the White House numbers for Hawaii and Sen. Harkin’s numbers for Hawaii

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Saturday, February 23, 2013
Bob Woodward: Sequester Was Obama's Idea
By Selected News Articles @ 7:30 PM :: 8884 Views :: National News, Obama

Obama personally approved of the plan for Lew and Nabors to propose the sequester to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.). They did so at 2:30 p.m. July 27, 2011....

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Friday, February 22, 2013
Obama and the Seuss-quester
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:47 PM :: 4414 Views :: National News

On Pennsylvania Avenue, right near the end, there lived a President who wanted to spend....

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Long Lines to Vote? Not for the Vast Majority of Americans
By Heritage Foundation @ 7:24 PM :: 6715 Views :: National News, Office of Elections

It certainly is heartwarming that Desiline Victor, the 102-year-old voter whom President Obama recognized in his State of the Union speech, continues to vote and take part in our democratic process....

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Secret U.S. military flights carried officials, equipment to N. Korea
By Selected News Articles @ 4:49 PM :: 8562 Views :: National News, World News, Military

Senior U.S. administration officials held secret talks in North Korea on at least three occasions in 2011 and 2012....

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Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Top 3 Reasons Chuck Hagel Is Wrong for Secretary of Defense
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:24 PM :: 3705 Views :: National News

... his vision for dealing with other nations is dangerous for America ....

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Tuesday, February 19, 2013
AARP Opposes Chained CPI as Threat to Veterans Benefits
By News Release @ 10:52 PM :: 7785 Views :: National News, Military, Cost of Living

AARP joins more than a dozen veterans’ groups in opposing adoption of the chained CPI, including the Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, Vietnam Veterans of America and Disabled American Veterans....

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Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Spending Cuts Are Happening, One Way or Another
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:26 PM :: 5903 Views :: National News, Economy, Military

It would be better to replace them with smarter cuts, but the reality is that Washington has to start cutting spending now....

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Monday, February 18, 2013
George Washington's Example on Religious Liberty
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:31 PM :: 3744 Views :: National News

Instead of celebrating George Washington’s birthday, today we’ve lumped him in together with no-names including Millard Fillmore and William Henry Harrison as we celebrate a generic “Presidents’ Day.”

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Saturday, February 16, 2013
Bills Introduced to Cut Sugar Subsidies
By News Release @ 4:03 PM :: 9261 Views :: National News, Agriculture, Economy

The bills would provide economic relief to American consumers and businesses who have been forced to pay a $14 billion hidden tax over the past four years alone in order for the federal government to provide a special interest subsidy to sugar producers....

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Friday, February 15, 2013
Why Should I Care About the U.S. Debt?
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:21 PM :: 5286 Views :: National News, Economy

You’re busy. So busy you barely have time to read these words. So why should you care about the U.S. debt? Does it affect your life?

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Heritage Experts Analyze the State of the Union
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:48 PM :: 3565 Views :: National News

President Barack Obama laid out an ambitious agenda last night. Here are some highlights of our experts’ analysis of his claims, his plans, and his promises....

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Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Full Text: Sen. Marco Rubio Response to State of the Union
By Selected News Articles @ 12:01 AM :: 5050 Views :: National News

... our free enterprise economy is the source of our middle class prosperity ....

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Full text: State of the Union Address
By Selected News Articles @ 11:55 PM :: 5152 Views :: National News

...there are millions of Americans who ... have not yet been rewarded....

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Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Obama's Bogus State of the Union Promises
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:22 PM :: 3780 Views :: National News

Tonight, the American people will be watching President Obama’s fifth State of the Union address. How has he done on his promises over the past four years?

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Sunday, February 10, 2013
VIDEO: Rand Paul on the Rise of Islamic Radicalism
By Video @ 1:41 PM :: 6513 Views :: National News, World News, Military

How can American foreign policy meet the challenge of radical Islam?  -- By adopting the principles America used to win the cold war, said Senator Rand Paul....

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Friday, February 8, 2013
EPA Releases State Enforcement Performance Information and Comparative Maps
By News Release @ 2:44 PM :: 6588 Views :: Environment, National News

...view state activity, EPA activity, or combined activity....

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Friday, February 8, 2013
Getting a Meddling Government Out of Our Lives
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:45 PM :: 3828 Views :: National News

The next time a cashier asks "paper or plastic?" think of Abbie Schoenwetter. He spent more than six years in federal confinement for shipping lobster in plastic instead of cardboard....

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Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Fighting Government Cronyism with an Opportunity Agenda
By Heritage Foundation @ 10:41 AM :: 4913 Views :: National News, Ethics

How does cronyism affect your life? Tell us in the comments.... 

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Monday, February 4, 2013
What Ideas Are Conservatives FOR?
By Heritage Foundation @ 9:18 AM :: 3657 Views :: National News

 ...we're going to take our arguments to all Americans....

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Friday, February 1, 2013
Some Families to Be Priced out of Health Overhaul
By NCPA @ 12:59 PM :: 4756 Views :: National News, Health Care

IRS regulations issued Wednesday failed to fix the problem as liberal backers of the president's plan had hoped, says the Associated Press....

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Friday, February 1, 2013
How to Balance the Budget in 10 Years
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:41 PM :: 3679 Views :: National News

Both houses of Congress have now voted to suspend the debt ceiling until May 19, buying lawmakers more time to develop a budget. The Senate would put together a budget for the first time in three years....

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Thursday, January 31, 2013
A Blow to Obama's Imperial Presidency
By Heritage Foundation @ 3:56 AM :: 6033 Views :: National News, Obama

“Our unilateral president must take his unilateral medicine.” 

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Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Reforming America's Immigration System
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:45 PM :: 4065 Views :: National News

The Heritage Foundation has released the following statement....

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Monday, January 28, 2013
It's School Choice Week
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:43 PM :: 5547 Views :: Education K-12, National News

...school choice advocates—including parents, teachers, schoolchildren and administrators, and many others—will come together to promote educational choice, with more than 3,600 events taking place nationwide....

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Saturday, January 26, 2013
Jindal to GOP: "Stop Being the Stupid Party"
By Selected News Articles @ 10:09 PM :: 6121 Views :: National News, Republican Party

Let me warn you in advance that I plan to talk big picture here tonight, and I plan to say some things that may challenge your assumptions....

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Friday, January 25, 2013
Marching for Life
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:30 PM :: 7013 Views :: National News, Life

Later today, hundreds of thousands of people will descend on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., for the annual March for Life.

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Thursday, January 24, 2013
The Urgent Danger in the Senate
By Heritage Foundation @ 4:36 PM :: 3988 Views :: National News

Think your state has equal representation in the Senate? Well, that could be eliminated soon.

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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
It's Time to Balance the Budget
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:59 PM :: 3533 Views :: National News

Today, the House will vote on a proposal that would suspend the debt ceiling until May 19....

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Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Obama Admin. Appoints Hawai'iGas CEO to Nat'l Petroleum Council
By News Release @ 12:54 PM :: 6599 Views :: Energy, National News, Jones Act

The purpose of the NPC is solely to advise, inform and make recommendations to the Secretary of Energy with respect to any matters relating to oil and natural gas....

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Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Obama’s Second Inaugural Address, Translated
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:10 PM :: 6373 Views :: National News, Obama

Obama was honest about his intentions to grow government in order to remake our country along his progressive vision....

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Monday, January 21, 2013
Full Text: Obama's Second Inaugural Address
By News Release @ 12:48 PM :: 7458 Views :: National News, Obama

The patriots of 1776 did not fight to replace the tyranny of a king with the privileges of a few or the rule of a mob.  They gave to us a Republic, a government of, and by, and for the people, entrusting each generation to keep safe our founding creed.

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Monday, January 21, 2013
MLK, Obama and Opportunity
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:38 PM :: 5877 Views :: National News, Obama

The politics of division and class warfare, the centerpiece of Obama’s campaign rhetoric, are the antithesis of King’s dream....

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Sunday, January 20, 2013
Heritage: Conservative ideas need a new message
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:42 PM :: 3706 Views :: National News

Conservative ideas work. Numerous states are demonstrating that low taxes, right-to-work laws, school choice, energy development and other common-sense policies improve the lives of everyone....

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Sunday, January 20, 2013
CBS News' Political Director: Obama Must 'Destroy' Republican Party
By Selected News Articles @ 2:12 PM :: 6488 Views :: National News, Obama

The author of this outrageous left-wing fever dream is John Dickerson, the political director at CBS News....

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Friday, January 18, 2013
A Health Scare for Small Businesses
By NCPA @ 2:20 PM :: 6139 Views :: National News, Health Care, Small Business

Many small-business owners haven't yet realized that the way they structure their firm in 2013 could determine their status under the law in a year's time....

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Friday, January 18, 2013
Public-Private Partnerships Could Keep State Park Gates Open
By NCPA @ 2:16 PM :: 6878 Views :: Environment, National News, Hawaii State Government

Thousands of developed U.S. Forest Service recreation areas have utilized this PPP model successfully for more than 25 years....

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Friday, January 18, 2013
Responding to Newtown
By Heritage Foundation @ 1:58 PM :: 5914 Views :: National News, Health Care, Second Amendment

“Given the weak track record of federal mental health programs, states should exercise primary responsibility for determining appropriate mental health services, which will entail eliminating restrictions currently imposed by the federal government.”

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Thursday, January 17, 2013
Obama's Religious Freedom Proclamation
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:32 PM :: 6457 Views :: National News, First Amendment, Religion

As we observe Religious Freedom Day, let us remember the legacy of faith and independence we have inherited, and let us honor it by forever upholding our right to exercise our beliefs free from prejudice or persecution.” -- President Barack Obama

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Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Don't Raise Debt Ceiling Without Balancing the Budget
By Heritage Foundation @ 12:24 PM :: 4637 Views :: National News, Economy

...Obama promised to cut the annual deficit in half in his first term. Instead, his budgets include near-trillion-dollar deficits as far as the eye can see....

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Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Privitization: Post Office to be Replaced by 'Hybrid Model'
By NCPA @ 12:18 PM :: 6304 Views :: National News, Office of Elections

Attention Hawaii: Can this 'hybrid model' be trusted with Vote-by-Mail?

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Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Waikele Fireworks Bunker Explosion: Investigation Findings to be Released
By News Release @ 7:01 PM :: 10031 Views :: National News, Hawaii State Government, Law Enforcement, OHA

The U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) announces that its January 17, 2013, public meeting in Washington, DC, will be available via webcast....

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Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Disease Management Programs Don't Work
By NCPA @ 6:30 PM :: 6178 Views :: National News, Health Care

According to the data, there were no decreases in emergency admissions or inpatient charges....

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Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Feds Pay Maui County Office of Aging to Keep Medicare Patients Away from Hospital
By News Release @ 6:09 PM :: 8506 Views :: Maui County, National News, Health Care

...Maui County Office on Aging, will expand ongoing transitions efforts to reduce Medicare hospital readmissions....

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Tuesday, January 15, 2013
"Default" Is a Red Herring in Debt Ceiling Debate
By Heritage Foundation @ 2:26 PM :: 4080 Views :: National News

Yesterday, President Obama accused his opposition in Congress of threatening to “default” on America’s loans....

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