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Death of the Bush/Obama era? The rise of the “conservatarian” in Silicon Valley? Rand Paul warmly received in tech country

I was just out in San Francisco and I definitely sensed a political shift in the winds. Obama’s “hope and change” has long left the Bay Area for many, though most won’t say it out loud yet. One gets the feeling out there that people think now is the time to begin turning the page on this political era, the Bush/Obama era.

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Former Labor Secretary illegally raised funds for Obama?

Hilda Solis has worked for labor unions for her entire career. Therefore when President Obama appointed her to be Labor Secretary it was tantamount to giving a federal department to union special interests. That was only the start of what has turned out to be five and a half years of crony capitalism at the highest level.

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Democratic Rep. Cuellar: White House Called Me For Speaking Out Against President (Video)

This president doesn’t like criticism. Of course no president does, most of them are egomaniacs. But one gets the sense that there is a certain Nixonesque vein which runs through Mr. Obama. The way Obama has shut out the media or alternatively has sought to control it.  The seeming need to display his bigshot status. The chip on his shoulder.  The “do you know who I am” spirit which wafts around him.

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USA Today: Democrat hopes immigration crisis isn’t ‘Obama’s Katrina moment’

I don’t begrudge someone who gambles it all for a chance at a better life. I understand it and have respect for it on a deep level. If I was Guatemalan and 20 years old there is a good chance I’d be showing up at the US border. I am also no particular fan of the state. I am however a fan of Latin America generally and I speak Spanish. But given that we do believe in the rule of law. Given that we do believe that a reasonable role for our government is protecting the borders. We have to ask, “What in holy you know what is going on along our southern tier?”

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