“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen!” – Samuel Adams

Archive for October 13th, 2010

Capitalism Saves the Day in Chile

Capitalism Saves the Day in Chile

The profit = innovation dynamic was everywhere at the mine rescue site. That’s what the Wall Street Journal’s Daniel Henninger says about the dramatic rescue of the Chilean miners trapped 2,000 feet underground for more than two months.

Kristi Noem on Gun Rights

Kristi Noem on Gun Rights

Kristi Noem has a solid rating with multiple gun rights organizations, and won’t support politicians who have demonstrated hostility toward the Second Amendment. She’s a long-time regular hunter, and she sponsored the Firearms Freedom Act earlier this year which told the federal government to keep its grubby paws off firearms and ammunition manufactured and sold in South Dakota.

Dusty Johnson Meet and Greet

Dusty Johnson Meet and Greet

There will be a meet-and-greet supporting South Dakota Public Utilities Commissioner Dusty Johnson Thursday, October 21, 20105 pm to 7 pm at the Home of Mike and Mary Trykoski. Dusty Johnson is running for re-election to the state PUC. In his six years on the Commission he has become a recognized regional and national leader on energy and telecommunications issues, and is a rising star in South Dakota politics.

Kristi Noem Featured on PJTV

Kristi Noem Featured on PJTV

PJTV now has a feature on the rising star of the GOP, Kristi Noem. It’s entitled “A Star Is Born, and Her Name Is Noem.” This is just another sign of what a splash this South Dakota lady is making across the United States. Yesterday she made the Drudge Report for having raised more than any other Republican congressional challenger, and this morning “Kristi Noem” was the #2 most searched-for phrase on the internet.

Constitutional Contempt from Our Leaders

Constitutional Contempt from Our Leaders

This is a compilation of twelve instances of contempt for the United States Constitution from our socialist leaders in Washington D.C. Keep these in mind when you vote this election season. In contrast to the funders who crafted our nation and constitution, these so-called “leaders” resemble a bunch of spoiled 9th Graders too consumed by their own petty agenda to be concerned about what is important and right.

Google Finds Kristi Noem ‘Spicy’

Google Finds Kristi Noem 'Spicy'

Earlier this morning at Google Trends, South Dakota’s own Kristi Noem was #2 on their list of hot searches. Even as more South Dakotans find out about Stephanie Herseth Sandlin’s liberal voting record and the DCCC pulls funding from Herseth Sandlin’s campaign, people are captivated by Kristi Noem, the ranch woman who has raised more money than any other Republican congressional challenger this year.

Report: Herseth Received $864,000 in Abortion Money

Report: Herseth Received $864,000 in Abortion Money

Common Sense Issues South Dakota is joining the effort to expose Democrat Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin’s liberal record. The radio ad and transcript is available at $864,000, which is how much money Herseth Sandlin has received from the abortion industry. Nearly a million dollars of blood money pouring into Herseth Sandlin’s campaign.

Herseth Sandlin’s Empty Words, Liberal Votes

Herseth Sandlin's Empty Words, Liberal Votes

The National Republican Congressional Committee has a new ad out exposing Democrat Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin’s stealth liberal voting record in Washington D.C. When word got out about Tom Daschle, his D.C. lifestyle and his D.C. voting record, South Dakotans put him out to pasture in 2004. As South Dakotans learn about Stephanie Herseth Sandlin’s record, they’ll be putting her out to pasture in a few weeks.

Herseth Sandlin: One Way Here, Another in Washington

Herseth Sandlin: One Way Here, Another in Washington

Kristi Noem has a new commercial out about her Democrat opponent, incumbent Rep. Stephanie Herseth Sandlin. It includes that hallmark statement from Herseth Sandlin at last year’s DakotaFest where she said, “Don’t be so scared because Democrats are in charge.” The ad also points out that, the occasional fodder votes not withstanding, Herseth Sandlin votes with Speaker Nancy Pelosi most of the time, not with the values of South Dakota.