Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Conservative Quips, Quotes & More – 3/8/11

"Indeed, it was the enumeration of powers, not the enumeration of rights in the Bill of Rights, that was meant by the Framers to be the principal limitation on government power." -- Roger Pilon

imageTell a joke:

Q: What do you call a thousand liberals at the bottom of the sea?
A: A good start.

Quick Hits from Heritage:

  • President Obama signed an executive order Monday that will create an indefinite detention for prisoners at Guantanamo Bay.
  • The federal government posted a $223 billion shortfall in February, its largest monthly deficit in history.
  • After 42 Republican Senators signed a letter opposing his nomination, Senate Democrats have given up on confirming Don Berwick as Medicare’s chief administrator.  
  • Representative Devin Nunes (R–CA) introduced new legislation that would increase domestic energy supply and prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from regulating greenhouse gas emissions under the Clean Air Act.