Saturday, February 3, 2018

Data Point – Federal Reserve (Atlanta) predicting a 5.4% rise in Q1 2018

by Skip February 3, 2018

While the 2017’s last quarter came in short of expectations at 2.6% (many expect the revised number to be over 3%), I am rather astonished at this news: Latest forecast: 5.4 percent — February 1, 2018 The GDPNow model forecast for real GDP growth (seasonally adjusted annual rate) in the first quarter of 2018 is […]

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‘Gender Identity’ Bill Turns NH Women into Second Class Citizens

by Kimberly Morin February 3, 2018

As early as next week, the “Gender Identity” bill, also known as the “Trans Bill” or “Bathroom Bill,” could be voted on by the Judiciary Committee in the New Hampshire House of Representatives. House Bill 1319 (HB 1319), AN ACT prohibiting discrimination based on gender identity, is based on the lie that trans people don’t […]

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Obama’s Snaking Trail of Treason and Scandal

by Mike February 3, 2018

Forked tongue? The only time Obama didn’t lie to the American People was when he said “Fundamentally Transform the USA” Scandal free? Hah!

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AG: NH School Gun Bans Unlawful

by Steve MacDonald February 3, 2018

This is a curious debate to me. The issue is whether local officials and more specifically local school officials can establish rules (in this case prohibiting firearms on school grounds) where the State Law does not grant them such authority. The obvious answer should be no.

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Money, money, MO-ney – who has it and who doesn’t?

by Skip February 3, 2018

Democrats are expecting to have a real large Blue Wave come this November.  Problem is, in order to get your message out, you gotta have the bucks to do so.  While the Dems think they have a large advantage, their bank accounts are anything BUT large at the institutional levels: The DNC tried to bury […]

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GraniteGrok Top Ten Heavy Hitters for January 2018

by Steve MacDonald February 3, 2018

For several years I’ve been posting a top-twenty most commented posts for the year. It’s fun, but it is also a flawed metric. So I’ve added a plugin that gives me a better idea of how many unique hits any given article gets. Unique page hits are a better guide than comments because most folks are reader […]

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EMail Doodlings – you know, this could solve the DACA compromise problem

by Skip February 3, 2018

Long time friend and loyal reader sent in this idea about how to solve the DACA bickering: Hi Skip – I’m not a fan of making kids pay for the sins of their parents, but how come we can’t grant the kids a pass for every parent sent home? Just asking. I LIKE that idea […]

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The Conservatarians: A Podcast From Ricochet

by Steve MacDonald February 3, 2018

The Conservatarians (on TuneIn) is Ricochet Editor-in-Chief Jon Gabriel and KTAR-FM’s Jim Sharpe (who) bring the conservatarian perspective to the issues of the day. This episode (#83) starts with a story about pick-up hockey then gets to the meat of the conversation – The Media vs. #MeToo. Check it out.

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