Tag Archives: John Boehner

CD137: Story of the 114th Congress

The 2016 Election is finally here; in this episode, we take a look at the job performance of our 114th Congress.

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CD047: Talking Pointing

In the hours before the government shutdown, the crisis could have been averted. We take a look at the hours before the deadline and see what Congress has done since they slammed the government’s doors shut. Continue reading

CD035: Energy & Water

Most of this episode is dedicated to the Energy & Water funding bill that passed the House of Representatives; however, the House also pulled a fast one this week, passing a 608-page agriculture bill that was available for public-reading for less than one day. Continue reading

CD016: They Want Cuts

No one really tried to avert the sequester, the House of Representatives travels in style, and something good actually happened this week in Congress. Continue reading

CD013: Surveillance, Stupidity, & Drones

The House passes a surveillance bill masked as pediatric research and then wastes our time. Also, highlights from the leaked legal justification for the Obama Administration’s “lawful” drone bombing of American citizens. Continue reading

CD009: What’s In the Fiscal Cliff Bill

The back story on the “fiscal cliff” debacle, the House’s sad excuse for a compromise, and the contents of the fiscal cliff bill that became law on 1/3/13. Continue reading

CD003: The Free Market vs. US

This episode is a history of free market policies implemented around the world for the last fifty years. Continue reading