Tuesdays Show Topics 4/24/2012

Quickpoll: Do school teacher furlough days hurt students?

Founders quote: "In disquisitions of every kind there are certain primary truths, or first principles, upon which all subsequent reasoning must depend." --Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 31, 1788

Teachers union in PPS says furloughs are harmful to students: asks admin to cut their expenses first: http://www.portlandtribune.com/news/story.php?story_id=133523992873457300

Liquor stores in WA sell for 31M in state passed privatization: Will increased competition lead to lower prices and spell the doom of OR’s state controlled system? http://www.oregonlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2012/04/oregon_adjusts_to_coming_priva.html

Do you want friendlier talk radio? http://www.redstate.com/erick/2012/04/23/neal-boortz-is-right-on-friendlier-talk/

SOS Kate Brown is at it again? http://oregoncatalyst.com/16502-kate-brown.html

Westside wrap up: Lower property values to blame for Tigard School district’s 2.5M budget cut? Should they reduce their costs? http://www.oregonlive.com/tigard/index.ssf/2012/04/tigard-tualatin_school_distric_5.html


Tax increase madness: Lefty economists say we can raise taxes even higher and it wont slow growth: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303425504577353843997820160.html?mod=WSJ_Opinion_LEADTop

War on Terror update: Obama admin says it’s all over: no need to worry anymore: Admit no enemies! http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Peace/2012/04/23/Obama-war-on-terror

5 primaries today: Romney wins! http://townhall.com/news/politicselections/2012/04/24/romney_to_campaign_in_pennsylvania_with_sen_rubio NRO’s Costa: Is Rubio playing hard to get? http://www.nationalreview.com/articles/296829/courting-marco-robert-costa

Religious liberty assault update: Catholic Bishops call for two weeks of action against Obama: http://www.newsmax.com/US/catholic-bishops-protest-obama/2012/04/24/id/436836

The Prez’s admin says it talked to Muslim Brotherhood about promoting small business: the Occupy movement goes to Egypt: Big corps are bad, bad, bad! http://cnsnews.com/news/article/obama-administration-says-it-talked-muslim-brotherhood-promote-small-business While Obama coddles the Brotherhood, Egypt cuts gas to Israel: http://frontpagemag.com/2012/04/24/treaty-faltering-as-egypt-cuts-gas-to-israel/

War on Women: DC story about Saudi sports commentator: “Allah slaughter me” before Saudi women enter Olympics: http://dailycaller.com/2012/04/23/saudi-sports-commentator-allah-slaughter-me-before-saudi-women-enter-olympics/

Obama comes up short with women in poll: http://www.redstate.com/moe_lane/2012/04/23/barack-obama-coming-up-short-among-female-voters/

France elections/EU future: De Borchgrave, if socialists win, the EU will be irrelevant: is that good? http://www.newsmax.com/Headline/sarkozy-socialist-hollande-european/2012/04/23/id/436812

Medicare faces unfunded liability of 38.6T: 328K for each household: Substantially understated with today’s figures only: http://cnsnews.com/news/article/medicare-faces-unfunded-liability-386t-or-328404-each-us-household

SS scandal: WH says we foxes guarding the henhouse have found no WH involvement in scandal: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/apr/23/carney-no-white-house-staffers-involved-scandal/

Obama’s October surprise redux: GAO says Medicare bonuses are bogus: http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/apr/23/gao-says-medicare-bonuses-are-bogus/

Illegal alien invasion round up: Pew study says Mexican invasion of US has ended and maybe is reversing! Really? http://www.newsmax.com/Newsfront/mexican-immigration-drops-us/2012/04/23/id/436814

Jeff Kropf

“The price of freedom is eternal vigilance"-Thomas Jefferson