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Sydney Morning Herald
Hooray! The right wing is embracing the spirit of Eurekathere is so much for the LNP mob in the yarn. Let's hear it for the entreprene
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 22 minutes ago
there is so much for the LNP mob in the yarn. Let's hear it for the entrepreneurs! Up with individual liberty! Down with big government! Boooo to the iniquitous mining tax! None of which is to say the CFMEU is remotely wrong in its claims. For... Read more
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The Age
Hooray! The right wing is embracing the spirit of Eurekathere is so much for the LNP mob in the yarn. Let's hear it for the entreprene
The Age / Posted 26 minutes ago
there is so much for the LNP mob in the yarn. Let's hear it for the entrepreneurs! Up with individual liberty! Down with big government! Boooo to the iniquitous mining tax! None of which is to say the CFMEU is remotely wrong in its claims. For... Read more
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Breitbart
Rand Paul: I’m ‘Disappointed’ Republicans Have ‘Insufficient Confidence’ in the Free Marketsaying. I’m looking for a way to get this done. If you divide it into a cleaner
Breitbart / Posted 10 hours ago
saying. I’m looking for a way to get this done. If you divide it into a cleaner repeal, then you take the pork fest and big government spending and put that into another bill, I think they probably get Democrats. I don’t know a Democrat that... Read more
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The Young Witness
'What took you so long to man up?': Cory Bernardi unable to explain why he's quit the Liberalsthe very forces that try and subdue the real principles. "Why has it been left
The Young Witness / Posted yesterday
the very forces that try and subdue the real principles. "Why has it been left to me to say that tax rises are wrong? Big government spending programs are wrong? Against the philosophy of the party. I shouldn't have to go into battle against... Read more
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The Christian Post
Evangelical Leaders Aren't Selling Themselves to Trump, Ronnie Floyd Saysfor our leaders is fairly clear. I totally reject the idea that some of the fol
The Christian Post / Posted 2 days ago
for our leaders is fairly clear. I totally reject the idea that some of the folks have promoted that unless you believe in big government redistribution of money from one group of people to another that somehow you are not following the Gospel of... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Health care economist breaks downof the spectrum of Affordable Care Act fixes backed by Republican US Senator Ra
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
of the spectrum of Affordable Care Act fixes backed by Republican US Senator Rand Paul who says he doesn’t want “another big government program.” Some have asked, “What exactly is single-payer health care?” So, we looked to the University of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Stockman Warns Of The Imperial City's Fiscal Waterlooof the New Deal in March 1933, the die was cast. It was only a matter of time b
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
of the New Deal in March 1933, the die was cast. It was only a matter of time before the disconnect between a robust Big Government and the structural infirmities of Madison’s republican contraption resulted in a deadly impasse. The Fed has... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Conservatives are trashing Jeff Sessions' controversial asset-seizure programRepublican lawmakers are up in arms over a new Justice Department directive all
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Republican lawmakers are up in arms over a new Justice Department directive allowing the federal government to take assets that were lawfully seized by local or state law enforcement officials. Critics challenged the constitutionality of the program... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Conservatives are trashing Jeff Sessions' controversial asset-seizure programRepublican lawmakers are up in arms over a new Justice Department directive all
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
Republican lawmakers are up in arms over a new Justice Department directive allowing the federal government to take assets that were lawfully seized by local or state law enforcement officials. Critics challenged the constitutionality of the program... Read more
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TribLIVE
Updated parks ordinance would keep Murrysville’s Pleasant Valley Park open to off-leash dogsabout Murrysville is we can offer different things for different residents,” Le
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
about Murrysville is we can offer different things for different residents,” Lee-Korns said. “I don't intend to interject big-government rules everywhere, but we have received a substantial amount of complaints.” Resident Kate Codd-Palmer said... Read more
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Business Insider
Conservatives are trashing Jeff Sessions' controversial asset-seizure programRepublican lawmakers are up in arms over a new Justice Department directive all
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
Republican lawmakers are up in arms over a new Justice Department directive allowing the federal government to take assets that were lawfully seized by local or state law enforcement officials. Critics challenged the constitutionality of the program... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Governor Abbott Announces Growing Support For Restricting Municipal Annexation - AUSTIN – Governor Greg Abbott today announced that his call to reform and restrict the municipal annexation process is generating growing support across Texas. Re...their consent. Property owners conscripted by cities become subject to much hig
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
their consent. Property owners conscripted by cities become subject to much higher taxes, more stringent regulations, and big government debt, whether they like it or not. This policy has no place in the Lone Star State and, as detailed by our... Read more
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Deseret News
Boyd Matheson: If we want to solve our nation's problems, we need to strengthen familiesundermining the sovereignty and strength of America’s families. Technology, af
Deseret News / Posted 4 days ago
undermining the sovereignty and strength of America’s families. Technology, affluence and a solve-every-problem form of big government have lulled us into believing that we can outsource the power and influence of family to other entities and... Read more
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The Washington Times
Congress recess Obamacare tax reformat home, decrying Obamacare, the debt, taxes and spending. Yet when it is time
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
at home, decrying Obamacare, the debt, taxes and spending. Yet when it is time to vote, they always manage to ensure that big government is never rolled back. They always ensure that their special interest friends get their projects funded. They... Read more
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iol.co.za
Put up or ship out of ANC, says Mokonyanebe tackled head on. Mokonyane accused big white-owned businesses of double sta
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
be tackled head on. Mokonyane accused big white-owned businesses of double standards, saying they were still getting big government deals. “We have noted that the same people who benefit from government deals accuse black business and... Read more
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The Hill
Bathroom bill opens deep rift in Texas GOPStraus — attacks that are all the more surprising because the two men represent
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
Straus — attacks that are all the more surprising because the two men represent the same party. “I’m not going to let a big-government, moderate-to-liberal speaker undermine our part or undermine solid conservative principles that have made... Read more
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Deseret News
Another TV commercial in 3rd District primary race set to aircounties as well as Carbon, Emery, Grand, San Juan, and Wasatch counties. "As
Deseret News / Posted 5 days ago
counties as well as Carbon, Emery, Grand, San Juan, and Wasatch counties. "As mayor of Provo, I cut the budget and shrunk big government with conservative reforms," he says before crossing his arms and ending with: "It's not enough to talk about... Read more
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Zero Hedge
When Spellcheck Goes Bad, Chipotle EditionCronkite never had any real credibility, only what CBS managed to invent for hi
Zero Hedge / Posted 5 days ago
Cronkite never had any real credibility, only what CBS managed to invent for him. He strongly favored global government, regularly spoke to the World Federalist Association(a group which favors global government through forced imposition of global... Read more
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The Washington Times
Midterms fire up early: four races to watchforward. The survey was conducted by the Convention of States Project, a 2-mil
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
forward. The survey was conducted by the Convention of States Project, a 2-million-member volunteer group allied against big government. A group of historic churches in New Jersey is defending their right before the Garden State’s Supreme Court... Read more
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Slate
There Are Two Ways Republicans Can Get Health Care Passed. Neither Is Very Palatable.partly because conservatives are more skeptical about the benefits of doing so.
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
partly because conservatives are more skeptical about the benefits of doing so. The problem with Obamacare is that it made big government bigger. If it turns out the GOP’s Obamacare replacement doesn’t lead to a steep drop in federal spending,... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Summit County got lucky with the Peak 2 Fire, but preparing for the next one is no simple taskauthorities," he recalled. Now, however, some officials are hoping that the cl
Summit Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
authorities," he recalled. Now, however, some officials are hoping that the close call with the Peak 2 Fire will allay "big government" concerns and restart the conversation about defensible space rules. "That big smoke column scared the hell... Read more
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Breitbart
9 Ways Sarah Palin Was a Trailblazer for Donald Trumppeddling and corporate welfare. This is the crony capitalism that destroyed Eur
Breitbart / Posted 7 days ago
peddling and corporate welfare. This is the crony capitalism that destroyed Europe’s economies. It’s the collusion of big government and big business and big finance to the detriment of all the rest – to the little guys. It’s a slap in the... Read more
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The Washington Times
Rand Paul, Kentucky senator, accuses Republicans of ‘going back on their word to repeal Obamacare’Sen. Rand Paul accused “big-government Republicans” of going “back on their wor
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
Sen. Rand Paul accused “big-government Republicans” of going “back on their word to repeal Obamacare” by supporting the revised Senate health care bill. “The real problem we have is, we won four elections on repealing Obamacare, but this bill keeps... Read more
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Juneau Empire
To repeal Obamacare isn’t the questionand the essential benefits that insurers are required to provide. But their pri
Juneau Empire / Posted 7 days ago
and the essential benefits that insurers are required to provide. But their primary objections stemmed from it being a big government program. With all the regulations and taxes, they believed it would choke the free market economy like wealthy... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Gov. Abbott Begins Re-Election Bid As Democratic Candidate Emergesare to reform the way the state pays for public schools, and to keep Texas as c
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 9 days ago
are to reform the way the state pays for public schools, and to keep Texas as conservative as possible. “I will not allow big government policies to lead Texas down the wrong path.” His campaign event comes days before the Texas Legislature... Read more
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The Hill
America should look to Texas as a model for workers compensationintervention in their lives. Because of this success, other states emulate the
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
intervention in their lives. Because of this success, other states emulate the Lone Star state. Then proponents of big government in Washington, D.C. get nervous and start attacking Texans as impractical ideologues that don’t care about... Read more
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Canberra Times
Malcolm Turnbull plays sensible centre half forwardthe context of their times. By modern standards, for example, the founder of th
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
the context of their times. By modern standards, for example, the founder of the Liberal Party, Robert Menzies, was a big government man with no abiding faith in unregulated capitalism, and was, by today's standards, to the left of modern... Read more
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The Age
Malcolm Turnbull plays sensible centre half forwardthe context of their times. By modern standards, for example, the founder of th
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
the context of their times. By modern standards, for example, the founder of the Liberal Party, Robert Menzies, was a big government man with no abiding faith in unregulated capitalism, and was, by today's standards, to the left of modern... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Malcolm Turnbull plays sensible centre half forwardthe context of their times. By modern standards, for example, the founder of th
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
the context of their times. By modern standards, for example, the founder of the Liberal Party, Robert Menzies, was a big government man with no abiding faith in unregulated capitalism, and was, by today's standards, to the left of modern... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Save Net Neutrality. Save the Internet We Love.dampen ISP investment, innovation and flexibility. Many in Congress and the FCC
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 10 days ago
dampen ISP investment, innovation and flexibility. Many in Congress and the FCC itself claim that net neutrality is simply big government interfering with the free market. Some claim that net neutrality will lead to excessive internet regulation... Read more
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Daily Mail
Now there are TWO Republican plans for Obamacare repealcompanies don't need taxpayer money,' Paul argued. 'I think it's a crazy idea a
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
companies don't need taxpayer money,' Paul argued. 'I think it's a crazy idea and I just can't support more big government.' 'I promised people I would repeal Obamacare, this bill doesn't repeal it,' Paul said. Sen. John Cornyn,... Read more
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Santa Fe Reporter
Prominent conservative signs on for attempt to change the ConstitutionJimmy Swaggart made the hellfire sermons they heard in small Southern churches
Santa Fe Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
Jimmy Swaggart made the hellfire sermons they heard in small Southern churches palatable to the masses on television. “The bigger government gets, the smaller God gets,” DeMint said in a radio appearance in 2011. Trump echoed this in May when he... Read more
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dna
Feuding U.S. Senate Republicans to get revised healthcare billhe said. Paul on Thursday reiterated his call for a "clean" bill that just rep
dna / Posted 10 days ago
he said. Paul on Thursday reiterated his call for a "clean" bill that just repeals Obamacare, telling Fox News "if the big government Republicans want to spend a lot of money, they can work with the Democrats on a separate bill that spends... Read more
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The Hill
Rand Paul: Split GOP healthcare bill in two if this bill fails"Fox & Friends." "Let's have a clean repeal — what we promised the American pe
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
"Fox & Friends." "Let's have a clean repeal — what we promised the American people — clean repeal of ObamaCare and if the big government Republicans want to spend a lot of money, they can work with Democrats on a separate bill that spends... Read more
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FOX News
The Trump-Macron visit - two new presidents, two different philosophiesis bad for the U.S. economy and American workers and that is his paramount conc
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
is bad for the U.S. economy and American workers and that is his paramount concern. President Macron has plans to push a big government “economic stimulus” spending package that will invest in training, energy and the environment. President Trump... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Letters"liberalism" (small l), seeking liberty and justice for all, employing strategi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
"liberalism" (small l), seeking liberty and justice for all, employing strategies of labor unions, universal suffrage, and "big government" to protect the interests of labor. Big business, humbled by the Great Depression and reconciled to labor's... Read more
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Zero Hedge
New Op-Ed From Senator Rand Paul Blasts GOP Decision To "Keep Obamacare"the heady days of the Tea Party Tidal Wave, when tens of thousands of citizens
Zero Hedge / Posted 11 days ago
the heady days of the Tea Party Tidal Wave, when tens of thousands of citizens gathered on the central city lawn to protest Big Government, Big Debt, and a government takeover of health care. This citizenry won in four elections. Each time, the GOP... Read more
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Breitbart
Exclusive – Sen. Rand Paul: Senate GOP Decides to Keep Obamacarethe heady days of the Tea Party Tidal Wave, when tens of thousands of citizens
Breitbart / Posted 11 days ago
the heady days of the Tea Party Tidal Wave, when tens of thousands of citizens gathered on the central city lawn to protest Big Government, Big Debt, and a government takeover of health care. This citizenry won in four elections. Each time, the GOP... Read more
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Salon.com
GOP cuts would devastate social programs that already struggle to meet the needs of poor Americans, nonprofit service providers warnthe existence of this network of service providers in his calls for “a voluntar
Salon.com / Posted 11 days ago
the existence of this network of service providers in his calls for “a voluntary civil society” to temper the excesses of “big government.” Alicia Wilson, executive director of La Clinica Del Pueblo, called the idea of asking charities to replace... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Robein-area residents to East Peoria: Drop annexationof the City Council announced how they intended to vote on annexation next mont
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 11 days ago
of the City Council announced how they intended to vote on annexation next month. Commissioner John Kahl said he opposed "big government," and was not inclined to annex a group of properties that don't want to be annexed. Commissioner Tim Jeffers... Read more
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The Washington Times
Donald Trump Poland speech shows commitment to Western valuesattempt in the entire life of the modern liberal movement. Fourth, Mr. Trump i
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
attempt in the entire life of the modern liberal movement. Fourth, Mr. Trump issued a caution against the ravages of a big government and big bureaucracy. One can’t bemoan the totalitarian and authoritarian horrors of dictatorship and then... Read more
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The Washington Times
Seattle goes socialist and hits up rich to save poora new tax that only strikes the rich. And right again. That is indeed called s
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
a new tax that only strikes the rich. And right again. That is indeed called socialism. Hear that? It’s the boot of big government marching through the Seattle streets. Council members voted just this week to impose a 2.25 percent tax on... Read more
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FOX News
Net neutrality and the Left - not 'neutral' when it comes to hate speechISPs. But that story wouldn’t help the activists raise money online, generate
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
ISPs. But that story wouldn’t help the activists raise money online, generate fake FCC filings, or advance their big government agenda. Their playbook has been fairly easy to forecast since it’s a recycled act, but that doesn’t stop them... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Are these Republicans kidding themselves by running for California governor?think every Republican prays that it’s Newsom,” Steel said, referring to the le
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
think every Republican prays that it’s Newsom,” Steel said, referring to the leading Democrat as an “oddball” and a “pro-big government extremist.” “I don’t think he’d sell as well.” Steel pointed to Brown and Democrats using their supermajority... Read more
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Breitbart
FLEISCHMAN: Will GOP Vote To Kill Or Extend Jerry Brown’s ‘Cap-and-Trade’ Taxes?in the state legislature campaigned on pushing back on these kinds of programs.
Breitbart / Posted 13 days ago
in the state legislature campaigned on pushing back on these kinds of programs. Cap-and-trade is the poster child for big government over-regulation. The bad news is that, in theory, if Democrats are unified, they can extend the life of this... Read more
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FOX News
Charlie Gard: Why his struggle may soon be ourslives in the U.K., Charlie’s case is not irrelevant to Americans. While frustra
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
lives in the U.K., Charlie’s case is not irrelevant to Americans. While frustrating and difficult, this is the reality of big government and socialized medicine. When the government becomes the ultimate decision maker, the rights of the individual... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Everything Else in Uganda Seems to Be Secondary to Politicspatriotism along with nearly every other indigenous investor if it hopes to gua
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
patriotism along with nearly every other indigenous investor if it hopes to guarantee, well, free votes! Only some form of Big Government can get the country to the much hyped middle income status [Inshallah] by the stipulated date. Mr Baligidde... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Smart-Care: Save $500 billion a year without cutting health benefits or servicesover $500 billion a year and yield a 2.7 percent boost to the entire United Sta
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
over $500 billion a year and yield a 2.7 percent boost to the entire United States economy. This is estimated to save the government over $35.25 billion per year just in lower costs of government employees’ health care coverage; there will be... Read more
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Business Insider
How Republicans can win the health care fight in the enda desire to punish the party in power. More broadly, what Republicans failed to
Business Insider / Posted 14 days ago
a desire to punish the party in power. More broadly, what Republicans failed to understand is that while many voters oppose big government as a matter of abstract principle, they tend to embrace expansions of government in practice, especially when... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Kris Kobach’s weird data grab, Trump’s tweets, and a really bad ideapartial Social Security numbers and more. Imagine the outcry if Barack Obama ha
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 14 days ago
partial Social Security numbers and more. Imagine the outcry if Barack Obama had sought such information. Talk about a big government overreach.Angry SoS California Secretary of State Alex Padilla is a California Democrat, so you’d expect him... Read more
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