NEWS ITEMS W/COMMENTS (IN RED)
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius Addresses World Health Assembly Plenary Session
"It is my honor to represent the United States of America and address the World Health Assembly and I want the world to know that the United States is here to work with you and we are here to listen.
President Obama and I know that this is a unique moment in our history, a moment where we must unite to improve the health of all our nations. We are committed to partnering with you to advance the cause of social justice, to expand access to health care and reduce health disparities. And we know that working together, we will achieve the goals that we all share."
AND I THOUGHT THE DEPT OF HHS WAS TO WORK FOR OUR GOVERNMENT AND OUR PEOPLE! THIS CONCEPT OF WE WORK FOR THE WORLD HAS GOT TO BE LIMITED.
7 Freed Detainees Rejoins Fight, Report Finds By ELISABETH BUMILLERAn unreleased Pentagon report concludes that about one in seven of the 534 prisoners transferred abroad from the prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba, returned to terrorism.
OUR GOVT WANTS TO RELEASE THESE PEOPLE OR TRY THEM IN OUR COURTS JUST AS A CITIZEN OF THE USA. THESE PEOPLE ARE NOT COVERED BY ANY TREATY, GENEVA OR OTHERWISE. THEY SHOULD BE TRIED BY MILITATY TRIBUNAL AND EITHER RELEASED IN THEIR COUNTRY OF ORIGIN OR SHOT! THEY ARE THUGS! WE ARE OUR OWN WORST ENEMY! THEY ARE NOT ENTITLED TO THE PROTECTION OF OUR CONSTITUTION.
California, a Broke State, Reels as Voters Rebuff Leaders By JENNIFER STEINHAUERAfter voters rejected measures to prevent financial catastrophe, calls for an overhaul of the state’s Constitution grew louder.
CALIFORNIANS VOTED FOR NO NEW TAXES. I HOPE THE CITIZENS OF THE OTHER STATES REFUSE TO BAIL THEM OUT! WHY SHOULD MY STATE PAY FOR CALIFORNIA'S MISTAKES?
4 Arrested in Bomb Plot in New York The F.B.I. arrested four men in New York City in an alleged plot to detonate a bomb outside a Jewish temple, The Associated Press reported. The authorities said the suspects had planned to detonate a car with plastic explosives in the Bronx.
NOW WE HAVE DOMESTIC WAR ON TERRORISM I GUESS. WE DON'T HAVE A WAR ON TERRORISM ABROAD! BY THE WAY, FOX REPORTS THESE GUYS WERE HOME GROWN MUSLIMS AND ON HAITIAN MUSLIM
Defense Official: Some Detainees May Go to U.S. Prisons By ELISABETH BUMILLER
For Michele A. Flournoy, the under secretary of Defense for policy, "never'' is a long time - and way too long in the intensifying battle in Congress over what to do with the detainees in the American prison in Guantanamo Bay.
GREAT! WE ARE GOING TO PUT THEM IN OUR PRISONS SO THEY CAN SPREAD THEIR HATRED TO FELONS WHO WILL DO ANYTHING FOR MONEY!
Senate Denies Obama Funds to Close Guantánamo By DAVID M. HERSZENHORN
The 90-to-6 vote intensifies pressure on the president to lay out a more detailed road map for closing the prison.
I NORMALLY WOULD SAY THIS IS A GOOD THING BUT THE DEMOCRATIC SOCIALISTS WILL EVENTUALLY FIND A WAY TO BRING THESE PEOPLE TO THE US UNDER THE GUISE THAT THEY WOULD BE KILLED IF SENT TO THEIR HOME COUNTRIES. DON'T LET THIS HAPPEN. LET THEM GO BACK AND SAY THEY GAVE US INFORMATION!
Obama Seeks to Reduce Costs by Limiting Medicare Reimbursements for Hospital Readmissions(CNSNews.com) - In a cost-saving measure tied to the proposed expansion of health care, the Obama administration is seeking to reduce hospital readmission rates by rewarding or penalizing hospitals through Medicare payments. Proponents say this will force hospitals to do a better job of follow-up care, follow a more responsible discharge policy and promote better preventive measures. Opponents say it would result in the rationing of health care.
WE HAVE THE BEST HEALTH CARE IN THE WORLD. WHY LET THE LEFTIST SCREW IT UP? ALL THEY WANT IS POWER AND MONEY!
Liberals Hold Prayer Breakfast in U.S. Capitol to Pray for Bill to End Secret Ballots in Union Organizing Washington (CNSNews.com) – Union leaders, clergy and liberal members of Congress gathered in the mostly empty U.S. Capitol Visitors Center early Tuesday morning to hear multicultural choir music, speeches from religious leaders--and to pray for the passage of the Employee Free Choice Act. The prayer breakfast was sponsored by Faith Leaders for Workplace Fairness--a coalition of liberal religious groups that was formed for the sole purpose of promoting the “card-check” bill.
CARD CHECK DOES AWAY WITH FREE CHOICE. IT OPENS INDIVIDUALS TO HARRASSMENT AND WORST BY TAKING AWAY THE RIGHT TO A SECRET BALLOT ON UNION ELECTIONS!
Obama Wants U.S. to Loan $100 Billion to Global Bailout Fund(CNSNews.com) - President Obama has asked Congress to authorize $100 billion in loans to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to help create a $500 billion global bailout fund. If passed by both the Senate and the House, the bill would allow the IMF to borrow up to $100 billion from the U.S. and increase the U.S. fiscal contribution to the IMF by $8 billion. “It’s a new appropriation,” Rob Blumenthal of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, the committee that drafted the bill, told CNSNews.com.
WHY WOULD WE WANT TO BORROW MORE MONEY TO FINANCE OTHER COUNTRIES BAILOUTS! HEIGHT OF ABSURDITY! WE ARE ALREADY TRILLIONS OF DOLLARS IN DEBT DUE TO SOCIALIST BORROW AND SPEND. WE HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY OUTSIDE OF OUR OWN BORDERS!
U.S. Courts Should ‘Download’ International Law into Domestic Law, Obama Nominee Says(CNSNews.com) – Harold Koh, nominated by President Barack Obama to be the State Department’s top legal adviser, advocatest the concept of “transnationalism,” which he has described as the “downloading” of international laws and customs into domestic law, either through the legislative process or through the federal courts’ using international law in interpreting the Constitution of the United States.
THE SUPREME LAW OF THE LAND IS OUR CONSTITUTION. NOMINEES LIKE KOH WILL NOT EVEN READ THE CONSTITUTION, ACKNOWLEDGED FOR OVER 200 YEARS AS ONE OF THE GREATEST DOCUMENTS EVER WRITTEN! THE SOCIALISTS WANT US TO BECOME A PART OF ONE WORLD GOVERNMENT LED BY EUROPEAN SOCIALISM/COMMUNISM.
Pelosi Should Apologize to CIA, Says Senate Intelligence Committee's Vice Chairman (CNSNews.com) - “Speaker Pelosi should apologize to the CIA for calling them liars to protect her own hide,” Sen. Christopher “Kit” Bond (R-Mo.) told CNSNews.com in a written statement Tuesday. “It’s up to Speaker Pelosi to come clean and set the record straight.” Bond is the vice chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.
PELOSI IS LYING! SHE NEEDS TO GO! SHE IS A BIGGER THREAT TO OBAMA THAN TO THE CITIZENS OF THE US BUT MAYBE THE NEXT SPEAKER WILL STAND ON PRINCIPLE!
White House Declines to Defend CIA against Pelosi’s Charge It Misled Congress(CNSNews.com) - Twice in four days, White House spokesman Robert Gibbs declined to defend the Central Intelligence Agency against the charge made by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D.-Calif.) that the agency misled the Congress of the United States. When asked specifically whether President Obama believed his CIA director was right or wrong, Gibbs evaded the question.
THIS IS DOUBLE SPEAK, OBAMA WON'T TAKE A PUBLIC SIDE. HITLER TURNED DIETRICH LOOSE ON ERNST ROEHM, OBAMA IS TURNING PANNETTA LOOSE ON PELOSI! SEE ANY SIMILARITY?
Conservatives Urge Americans to Pray for a Troubled Nation(CNSNews.com) - America is in desperate need of spiritual healing, say conservative Christian leaders who are organizing a day of mass prayer and repentance on behalf of the nation.
THIS IS A GOOD THING. "LET NOT YOUR HEART BE TROUBLED" HE HEARS ALL!
US Shares Responsibility for Pakistan Crisis, Clinton Says(CNSNews.com) - Declaring a “qualitatively different” U.S. approach towards Pakistan following three decades of “incoherent” policy, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Tuesday announced $110 million in emergency assistance for the South Asian nation. She said the assistance was being provided not only because it was the right thing to do, but also because “we believe it is essential to global security and the security of the United States.”
HERE WE GO AGAIN, BLAMING OURSELVES FOR OTHERS PROBLEMS. WHEN WILL THIS STOP. WE CAN'T KEEP FLAGELLATING OURSELVES. WE NEED TO BE LEADERS NOT APOLOGISTS
Prescriptions require a driver's license now. Jackson, MS. today I had my prescriptions filled. the pharmacist said I needed to give him a driver's license. Not a state law a federal regulation.
JUST ANOTHER INVASION OF PERSONAL PRIVACY BY THE GOVERNMENT. I GUESS CONSTITUTIONAL GUARRANTEES OF "LIFE, LIBERTY, AND THE PURSUIT OF HAPPINESS" AND THE TENTH AMENDMENT (The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.) MEANS NOTHING!!