DOJ To Give Money From Bank Of America Settlement To ‘Liberal’ Activist Groups

"Don't you tell me I can't take money from a court settlement and give it to political allies. Do you know who I am?"

“Don’t you tell me I can’t take money from a court settlement and give it to political allies. Do you know who I am?”

I was talking to a fellow the other day over lunch and we both wondered how it was that Eric Holder could possibly, at this point, remain the Attorney General of the United States. It’s been one blatant abuse of power after another with this guy. Yet he remains.

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Don’t buy the Romney spin, The establishment is scared

Dad.

Dad.

In fairness Romney is probably not fully involved at this point. The establishment Republicans are seeking desperately to find a candidate which keeps the current GOP power structure in place.

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Koch Brothers Take On Camo-Wearing Cops

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Pleased to see this.

We have no affiliation with the Kochs for the record. (Seems we always have to say this.)

Contrary to what we are often told in the media, and by Harry Reid, the stances the brothers take publicly are in our opinion far more right than wrong. On this one they are clearly right and even some progressives acknowledge it.

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In wake of Ferguson shooting, progressives demand federal police czar

We at ACC have been highlighting the “warrior cop” phenomenon for a couple of years. The militarization of police forces is a very bad thing for our country. Cops shouldn’t have MRAPs, and grenade launchers and they certainly should not have snipers actively scanning protests.

Photo: AP

Photo: AP

But a “federal police czar”? A czar? This is one of the most colossally stupid ideas I’ve heard in the past month and I just came from Washington DC.

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GOP staffers seek to cash in as odds grow of Senate takeover

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One of the points we try to make here at ACC is that it’s not that “bad” people are in government and that what we need are “good” people to come in and take the reins. It is of course a very good thing when we are lucky enough to have honest people representing us in Washington, and it does happen, but generally it is the system that is the problem. It is too large. It runs too much of our lives. There is too much power vested in Washington. This power attracts the power hungry like moths to a bug zapper and often corrupts the decent people who find themselves in DC.

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Letting the cat out of the bag on the role of public employee unions

fdr c       cSome people get on us for pointing out that public employee unions are kind of a JV crony team which costs the taxpayers of this country billions each year. Invariably the people who benefit form unionized government work howl and insist that they are in fact the “good guys.” They are just trying to do their job and to be paid adequately for it. And oh, by the way, don’t touch their pension. We should focus our attention on the evil corporate America.

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