More ‘Smidgens’ Uncovered in IRS Targeting Scandal Point to Collusion with the State Department

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Just when we thought no more smidgens of corruption could be found — oh wait – of course we knew there was more! Here’s the latest via American Thinker: The IRS scandal has just gained another dimension, and it is more than a “smidgen.” Emails uncovered by the House Ways and Means Committee show that…

Elaina Johnson Wins the Internets in One Tweet

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The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Jay Bookman – well known for his Lefty apologetics – had a ‘nothing-to-see-here-moment’ Monday regarding a story about his favorite Senate candidate, Michelle Nunn: The leaked Nunn campaign document is interesting, but not a bit scandalous; http://t.co/sy6vMdhX1r #gapol — Jay Bookman AJC (@jaybookmanajc) July 28, 2014 Which caught Elaina Johnson’s eye.  So…

Eric Holder Tips the Scales of Law and Justice

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Breitbart reports on the politicization of law and justice under Attorney General Eric Holder: If you want a good illustration of how Attorney General Eric Holder has politicized the Justice Department and its prosecutorial decision-making, all you have to do is look at what Justice has not done in just one part of the IRS scandal. Despite…

Michigan’s Right-to-Work Law Boosting Incomes Across the State

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Capcon reports that despite dire predictions to the contrary, Michigan’s Right-to-Work laws have boosted the Wolverine State‘s employment prospects: When Michigan passed right-to-work in December of 2012, critics were quick to predict that workers’ compensation would plummet. Union officials derided it as “right-to-work for less.” Senate Minority Leader Gretchen Whitmer, D-East Lansing, said that right-to-work…

Federal Court Strikes Down Open Carry Ban in Washington D.C.

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Saturday, Washington D. C. Federal Judge Frederick handed down a devastating decision to the gun-grabbers, disallowing the total open-carry ban. Via American Thinker: In a big victory for Second Amendment supporters, a federal court in Washington, D.C. has struck down a local ordinance against openly carrying handguns. The judge, Frederick Scullin, didn’t mince any words:…

Tea Party-Supported Joe Carr Calls on Incumbent Lamar Alexander to Support Cruz Bill

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Friday, Joe Carr called on Lamar Alexander to support Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) anti-amnesty bill. Via Breitbart News: On Friday, Joe Carr, the conservative state representative who is challenging Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) in an August 7th primary, called on Alexander to support Sen. Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) bill that would prevent grants of temporary amnesty to…

Andrew Breitbart’s Widow Under Attack by Powerful D.C. Law Firm Kirkland & Ellis on Behalf of Former USDA Boss Shirley Sherrod

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Powerline Blog reports that D.C. mega-firm Kirkland and Ellis has taken on former USDA boss Shirley Sherrod in her lawsuit against Andrew Breitbart’s widow – and they are doing it for free (emphasis added): Do you remember Shirley Sherrod? She’s the former Department of Agriculture official caught on camera saying she denied a white farmer…

Senator John Walsh (D-MT) Admits* to Plagiarism

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The American Thinker’s Rick Moran took a look at US Senator John Walsh’s sort-of-admission to plagiarism: Montana Democratic Senator John Walsh has been nailed for plagiarizing his Army War College thesis from 2007, but Democrats are standing “100%” behind him. Read this guy’s disingenuous excuse and explanation. It’s not worthy of his rank or the…

Revelation: Lois Lerner’s Hard Drive Was Probably Recoverable

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The Washington Examiner reports technology experts now claim the hard drive of the infamous former IRS boss at the center of the Tea Party Targeting scandal – Lois Lerner – was mildly damaged, and likely largely recoverable: Top IRS officials told congressional investigators that Lois Lerner’s hard drive — the one containing emails that could…

Even More IRS Computers Reported ‘Crashed’ as Probe Continues

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In an absolutely unbelievable turn of events, IRS Counsel Thomas Kane said that even more computers have suffered catastrophic hard drive failures. The Daily Caller reports: IRS Deputy Associate Chief Counsel Thomas Kane said in transcribed congressional testimony that more IRS officials experienced computer crashes, bringing the total number of crash victims to “less than…

White House Party Crasher Tareq Salahi Expected to Join Race to Replace Eric Cantor

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ABC News reports lefty booster Tareq Salahi intends to join the race to replace the outgoing Eric Cantor: Notorious White House party crasher Tareq Salahi is back – and this time he’s found another high-profile event to barge into: the race for Virginia’s 7th congressional district. Salahi told ABC News that he is planning to jump…

Gov Rick Perry to Deploy Texas National Guard on Southern Border

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Breitbart News reported Sunday Governor Rick Perry will announce his deployment Texas National Guard troops to his state’s southern border: Texas media outlets are reporting Texas Governor Rick Perry is preparing to deploy the Texas National Guard to portions of the Texas/Mexico border. State Senator Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa (D-McAllen) confirmed the pending announcement of Perry’s…