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Sixteen Democrats Join Senate Republicans to End Assault Weapons Bill In US Senate

(40-60.) The AWB is done for now.  The only Republican to vote for it was Senator Kirk from Illinois.  Our own Jeanne Shaheen (of course) voted to increase restrictions.  Shaheen also voted against concealed carry reciprocity, though I have to say that while it would have been nice, the Federal Government should not be telling states how to …

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Occupy Senator Shaheen’s Office

A new Event just sprang up on Facebook called ‘Occupy Senator Shaheen’s Office.’  They’d like you to spend some “quality time there tomorrow and… Demand an end to indefinite detention without charge and extrajudicial assassination of American Citizens under the NDAA. Obama’s lawyers have laid out who he can kill. “[T]he confidential Justice Department “white …

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Has Jeanne Shaheen Had A Come To Jesus Moment on Taxes?

Eighteen Democrat US Senators have sent a letter to Harry Reid requesting that the Medical Device tax portion of Obama-Care be delayed. The letter does not say it directly, preferring to dance around the issue, but it is obvious that these 18 Democrats, New Hampshire Senator Jeanne Shaheen among them, believe the Medical Device tax …

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Ayotte Leads Measure To Block Gitmo Transfers to US Soil

New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte sponsored a measure that would (again) prevent any funding from being used to transfer Gitmo detainees to US Soil.  The measure passed the Senate 54 -41.   (More at Hot Air) Michelle Malkin has some details here about how the Administration is still attempting to make their dream a reality despite …

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Barack Obama, Ben Ghazi, And Warren Women Walk Into a Bar….2.0

It occurs to me that the Obama Administration has a huge problem ahead of it. With Republicans retaining the US House, the various investigations will proceed unhindered.  New ones will begin.  And the idea of asking uncomfortable questions about the scope of Executive power should be brought to the fore. The US House has significant …

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Contact Senator Ayotte NOW!

Twenty Republican Senators are prepared to vote with Democrats in passing the Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST).  LOST would be what happens to our offshore mineral rights if this thing passes. Please contact Senator Ayotte now to express your objection to her voting to approve this treaty. 20 Republicans set to uphold controversial UN …

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Ask Jeanne Shaheen – Where’s The Oversight?

According to this video (from Obama Isn’t Working.com) Mr. Obama has blown through $16 billion ($16,000,000,000.00) on public equity green energy gambles that have cost jobs and lost our money, much of it to Big Obama donors, and cronies. So here’s a question?  New Hampshire Senator Jeanne Shaheen cut her teeth in her first Senate …

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