A disturbing gesture by Netanyahu’s new dovish coalition.
When it was launched in 2003, the Chicago Climate Exchange (CCX) became the world’s first carbon-emissions trading company, equipped to regulate all transactions made under cap-and-trade energy plans such as the one currently favored by President Barack Obama. To obtain the money he would need in order to get CCX of the ground, the company’s founder, Richard Sandor, turned to the Chicago-based Joyce [...]
As you might have heard, America’s preeminent financial firm, Goldman Sachs is in some serious hot water with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. The leader in Obama-era crony-capitalism is facing daily accusations of highly unethical, and possibly illegal, business dealings. Now, the plaintiff list includes the beleaguered nation of Ghana’s once largest business operation, Ashanti [...]
While President Obama’s trading of a lifetime judicial appointment in exchange for a vote in favor of ObamaCare doesn’t quite rise to the level of an impeachable offense at a minimum it is an example of legislative horse-trading at its most obnoxious.
On cue President Obama’s press secretary Robert Gibbs called the allegation that the nomination was a kind of bribe in [...]