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Mayor Bill de Blasio: New Yorkers Want Socialism, Property Rights ‘Unfortunate’

“I think there’s a socialistic impulse, which I hear every day, in every kind of community, that they would like things to be planned in accordance to their needs. And I would, too. Unfortunately, what stands in the way of that is hundreds of years of history that have elevated property rights and wealth to the point that that’s the… Read more →

Mayor Bill de Blasio: New Yorkers Hate Capitalism!

“I think people all over this city, of every background, would like to have the city government be able to determine which building goes where, how high it will be, who gets to live in it, what the rent will be.” -Bill de Blasio, Mayor of New York City Quote Source: http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/451122/bill-de-blasio-new-york-mayor-praises-socialism-private-property-magazine-interview Base Photo: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio. Base photo by… Read more →

"There are rich people everywhere. And yet they do not contribute to the growth of their own countries. … They don't invest in public schools, in public hospitals, in other kinds of development internally." - Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton: The Rich Contribute Nothing to Society

“There are rich people everywhere. And yet they do not contribute to the growth of their own countries. … They don’t invest in public schools, in public hospitals, in other kinds of development internally.” – Hillary Clinton Base Photo: Attributed to Brett Weinstein. Quote Source: http://townhall.com/columnists/johnhawkins/2015/06/16/draft-n2012999 Read more →

“Don’t let anybody tell you that it’s corporations and businesses that create jobs.” - Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton: Businesses Don’t Create Jobs!

“Don’t let anybody tell you that it’s corporations and businesses that create jobs.” – Hillary Clinton Base Photo by: Uruguay Embassy to the U.S. Quote Source: https://www.forbes.com/forbes/welcome/?toURL=https://www.forbes.com/sites/waynecrews/2014/10/26/hillary-clinton-businesses-dont-create-jobs-just-speaking-fees/&refURL=https://www.google.com/&referrer=https://www.google.com/ Read more →

“We were basically held up in raising the debt ceiling until they got all of those budget cuts they demanded. We didn’t raise any revenue, and they didn’t close any tax loopholes. I believe the Democratic Party and the President of the United States should not have backed down. We should have made them walk the plank.” - Maxine Waters U.S. House of Representatives, CA

Maxine Waters: Let’s Make Republicans Walk the Plank

“We were basically held up in raising the debt ceiling until they got all of those budget cuts they demanded. We didn’t raise any revenue, and they didn’t close any tax loopholes. I believe the Democratic Party and the President of the United States should not have backed down. We should have made them walk the plank.” – Maxine Waters, U.S.… Read more →

“If you look at patient satisfaction surveys, what you end up finding is that the V.A. holds up as good or better than private hospitals. By and large, veterans throughout America believe that they’re getting pretty good health care.” - Bernie Sanders U.S. Senate, Vermont

Bernie Sanders: The VA is Great!

“If you look at patient satisfaction surveys, what you end up finding is that the V.A. holds up as good or better than private hospitals. By and large, veterans throughout America believe that they’re getting pretty good health care.” – Bernie Sanders, U.S. Senate, Vermont Base Photo: Attributed to Phil Roeder. Quote Source: http://edition.cnn.com/TRANSCRIPTS/1405/15/nday.05.html Read more →

“Guess what this liberal would be all about? This liberal would be about socializing… uh, umm. …Would be about, basically, taking over, and the government running all of your companies.” - Maxine Waters U.S. House of Representatives, CA

Maxine Waters: I’d Socialize ALL of Your Companies

“Guess what this liberal would be all about? This liberal would be about socializing… uh, umm.  …Would be about, basically, taking over, and the government running all of your companies.”  – Maxine Waters U.S. House of Representatives, CA Base Photo: Attributed to Mark6mauno at Flickr’s Creative Commons Quote Source: http://humanevents.com/2011/08/27/top-10-outrageous-maxine-waters-quotes-2/ Read more →

Speaking about helium legislation: “Imagine, Mr. Speaker, a world without balloons. How can we make sure that the injustice of there being no helium for comedians to get that high-pitched voice that we all hold near and dear to our hearts.” - Hank Johnson U.S. House of Representatives, Georgia

Hank Johnson: Somebody Please Think of the High-Pitched Voices

Speaking about helium legislation: “Imagine, Mr. Speaker, a world without balloons. How can we make sure that the injustice of there being no helium for comedians to get that high-pitched voice that we all hold near and dear to our hearts.” – Hank Johnson, U.S. House of Representatives Georgia Base Photo: Attributed to U.S. Congress Quote Source: http://ijr.com/2015/01/223770-gqs-list-craziest-politicians-ants-short-picnic-helping/ Read more →

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Sierra Club: We’re Against Nuclear Power Because It’s Too Good

  “The Sierra Club opposes the licensing, construction and operation of new nuclear reactors … pending development of adequate national and global policies to curb energy over-use and unnecessary economic growth.” – Sierra Club Base Photo: Crystal River Nuclear Power Plant. Photo by GorissenM. Quote Source: http://www.nationalreview.com/article/299295/sierra-club-opposes-clean-energy-robert-bryce Read more →