Tag Archives: Congress

Congress’ 9% Approval Rating? Way Too Generous

If you missed this newest 60 Minutes “must-see” episode from last Sunday, watch it! This one explains how Washington DC politicians, Republicans and Democrats, take advantage of inside information to amass riches from the stock market and other investments. All … Continue reading

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I’m Betting They’d Beat Jerry Sandusky

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Jack Abramhoff: We Owned Congress

Excerpts from Lesley Stahl’s blockbuster interview with Lobbyist Jack Abramoff on 60 Minutes, Nov. 6, 2011:  When we would become friendly with an office and they were important to us, and the chief of staff was a competent person, I would … Continue reading

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Obama’s Last Stand

Custer’s Last Stand didn’t end well at Little Bighorn–at least not for the General and his soldiers.  President Obama is up against his own Last Stand, with his political fate along with the economic future of America on the line. … Continue reading

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BPR Quote of the Day: Coddled Billionaires

“My friends and I have been coddled long enough by a billionaire-friendly Congress. It’s time for our government to get serious about shared sacrifice.” –Warren Buffett   Buffett’s NY Times Op-Ed Buffett: A traitor to his class, or a guy … Continue reading

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