By Chris Frates CNN.com Wed December 4, 2013 Washington (CNN) — Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, one of Obamacare’s architects and staunchest supporters, is also the only top congressional leader to exempt some of his staff from having to buy insurance through the law’s new exchanges. Reid is the exception among the other... »
By Jerry White Global Research December 04, 2013 Federal bankruptcy court judge Steven Rhodes on Tuesday gave the go ahead for the city of Detroit to proceed with the largest municipal bankruptcy in US history. In his ruling supporting Detroit Emergency Manager Kevyn Orr, Rhodes explicitly sanctioned the gutting of the pensions of the... »
Wolf Richter ZeroHedge.com 12/04/2013 One of the few rebellious Fed heads, Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker, fired another salvo when he was testifying at the House Judiciary Committee’s hearing. And he hit Wall Street risks that are wrapping their growing tentacles ever more tightly around the economy and taxpayers. The hearing, according to Chairman... »
GoldCore GoldSeek.com Wednesday, 4 December 2013 Era Of Bond Holder Bailouts Ending – That Of Depositor Bail-In Cometh (Part 1) The era of bondholder bailouts is ending and that of depositor bail-in is coming. The changing financial landscape post crisis poses challenges to savers and investors globally. It is important we consider how savings... »
Top Official: Protesting secrecy law is act of terrorism — Japan gov’t promotes idea that you’re racist if avoiding Fukushima produce — Bloomberg: “The entire process has echoes of George Orwell” — Nuclear activists to be constantly spied on?
ENENews.com December 4th, 2013 EXSKF, Nov. 28, 2013: The 33rd Ministry of Justice human rights essay contest for junior high school students has been won by a student in Miyagi Prefecture who wrote not buying Fukushima’s peaches because of radiation fear was the same as him being “discriminated” against by his classmate for being... »
Democrats over age 55 shocked to realize they will pay 300% – 400% more for insurance under Obamacare
by: J. D. Heyes NaturalNews.com Tuesday, December 03, 2013 Older Democratic staffers on Capitol Hill likely supported their bosses’ decisions to back the president on Obamacare because they, like tens of millions of others, believed all of Obama’s BS promises about the law. Well, they too are finding out, like the rest of us,... »
OBAMA’S SECRET SERVICE AGENT: DRAIN D.C. CESSPOOL ‘You haven’t done your duty by voting’ … The Biggest Day Coming?
WND.com Dec,. 2.2013 A high-ranking U.S. Secret Service agent who was tasked with protecting President Obama and President George W. Bush, Dan Bongino gave up his lucrative career after watching political cronyism up close. He’s now urging Americans to do much more than vote if they want to see positive changes to the American... »
by Michael Krieger ZeroHedge.com 12/02/2013 As might be expected as political and economic policy failures pile up and citizens become increasingly mad, the status quo is becoming increasingly authoritarian (recall blogger “Mish” was just fined 8,000 euros for a blog post). In the latest disturbing news from a desperate power structure, the conservative government... »
by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 12/02/2013 The Fed is absorbing over 0.3% of all Ten Year Equivalents, also known as “High Quality Collateral”, from the private sector every week. The total number as per the most recent weekly update is now a whopping 33.18%, up from 32.85% the week before. Or, said otherwise, the Fed... »
RINF.com Dec 02, 2013 The names of nearly three-quarters of a million individuals have been secretly added to watch lists administered by the United States government, but federal officials are adamant about keeping information about these rosters under wraps. A report by the New York Times’ Susan Stellin published over the weekend attempted to... »