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DUNEBOGGLE! The media loved Chris Christie’s previous traffic jam

8:34 PM 01/09/2014

The Fort Lee traffic jam in September is not the first time New Jersey Gov. Christie took on a local mayor while closing off roads and stranding Garden State residents far from their homes. But when Christie bullied and insulted Jersey Shore residents during the panic over Hurricane Sandy, he was widely praised for his judicious use of state power.

Does Pajama Boy just need to butch up?

4:21 PM 12/23/2013

Fabled left-wing columnist Michael Tomasky provided a lesson this weekend in why you shouldn't take business advice from people who don't believe in the free market.

Obama admin: Economy ‘stronger’ with 180,000 jobs a month

9:09 AM 12/20/2013

Seven years after the partial real estate correction that tanked America's debt-fueled paper economy, the head of President Obama's economic brain trust claims that the U.S. is "finishing 2013 in a stronger place" --- ignoring a 30-year low in job participation and unprecedented weakness in job growth.

Greedy, heartless Wal-Mart customers say no to higher prices

3:27 PM 12/18/2013

Wal-Mart customers voice concern for the low wages of the megastore's employees, but they're not willing to pay higher prices to help solve the problem, according to a revealed-preference experiment conducted Monday by investor and economic pundit Peter Schiff.

FCC media content probe doesn’t seem to be happening

1:26 AM 12/18/2013

More than six weeks after the Federal Communications Commission announced a broad probe of political speech that raised serious First Amendment concerns, the city where the program was scheduled to begin has yet to hear from the Feds.

California Obamacare exchange giving out customer information

3:00 PM 12/07/2013

Widespread fears that Affordable Care Act exchanges would fail to guard customer information are already coming true in California, where the state exchange is giving selected insurance agents customer contact information, resulting in unwanted calls and emails to Californians who have checked out the exchange but declined to buy insurance.

Kelly Osbourne flames Obama over L.A. traffic nightmare

3:38 PM 11/28/2013

Kelly Osbourne went ballistic after a swanky fundraiser attended by President Obama shut down traffic in a wide section of Los Angeles, leaving the reality TV celebrity trapped while her dogs starved and La La Land's peaceful streets descended into post-apocalyptic chaos.

Obama PR blitz aims to convince people economy is improving

2:58 AM 11/18/2013

As unemployment soars and his signature health care plan pushes millions of Americans into greater financial hardship, President Barack Obama is attempting his most audacious feat of persuasion yet: convincing the American people that the economy is getting better.