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  • Watch–New Ad Tells Trump: ‘Protect American Workers,’ Reject ‘Koch Brothers Cheap Labor Agenda’

    04/03/2019 2:06:32 PM PDT · by central_va · 14 replies
    Breitbart ^ | April 3rd, 19 | John Binder
    President Trump must hold strong to his “Buy American, Hire American” economic nationalist agenda on immigration to drive up wages and job prospects for U.S. workers, shunning the Wall Street-preferred expansionist policy of mass illegal and legal immigration, a new ad says.
  • American Express President Dies Suddenly On Flight From Japan To New York

    05/29/2015 4:38:43 PM PDT · by Nachum · 57 replies
    CBS New York ^ | 5/29/15 | CBSNewYork
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) –– Ed Gilligan, the president of American Express, has died. He was 55 years old. Gilligan died after becoming ill on a flight from Japan to New York. Gilligan was named the company’s president two years ago and joined American Express in 1980 while still a student at New York University, according to the Wall Street Journal. He was widely considered a possible successor to CEO Ken Chenault, WSJ reported. Chenault made the announcement via a letter to Amex employees Friday: With the heaviest of hearts, I must share some devastating news. Ed Gilligan – President of...
  • American Express to cut more than 4,000 jobs over this year

    01/21/2015 2:32:48 PM PST · by Nachum · 10 replies
    cnbc ^ | 1/21/15 | Everett Rosenfeld
    American Express said it plans to cut more than 4,000 jobs over the next year. A representative for the company told CNBC that it is planning to cut the jobs, but that this is only a gross figure, and that the firm will also continue to hire selectively in parts of the organization. Additionally, American Express reported quarterly earnings that slightly beat analysts' expectations on Wednesday, and CEO Ken Chenault said in a release that "tight controls on the cost side of the ledger" had benefited the company. The company posted fourth-quarter earnings per share of $1.39 per share, compared...
  • Tea Party Express Baton Rouge April 25

    04/23/2014 3:59:01 PM PDT · by chemicalman · 30 replies
    Tea Party Express ^ | 4-22-14 | Tea Party Express
    Tea Party Express stopping in Baton Rouge, La. at 1130 am. Scheduled to speak: Col. Rob Maness, Candidate for US Senate.Paul Hollis, Candidate for US Senate.Paul Dietzel, Candidate for US House of Representatives.
  • TEA PARTY EXPRESS NATIONAL TOUR LAUNCHES FROM NAPA, CA ON SATURDAY!

    08/22/2011 2:00:50 PM PDT · by Syncro · 160 replies
    Tea Party Express ^ | August 22, 2011 | Levi Russell
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 22, 2011CONTACT: Levi Russell at Levi@FrontlineStrat.com, or (509) 979-6615TEA PARTY EXPRESS NATIONAL TOUR LAUNCHES FROM NAPA, CA ON SATURDAY!"Reclaiming America" bus tour will hold tea party rallies in 29 cities, span 17 daysThe Tea Party Express is making final preparations to launch their fifth national tour that will bring conservative rallies to 29 cities across the country. Billed "Reclaiming America," the latest tour will feature conservative singers, speakers, and entertainers, as well as local elected officials and candidates. The tour will help put a spotlight on the failed policies of the Obama administration, and call...
  • Florida State Fairgrounds to host CNN/Tea Party Express (Sept 12) debate

    06/30/2011 12:26:56 AM PDT · by Libloather · 13 replies
    Tampa Bay ^ | 6/29/11 | Adam C. Smith
    Florida State Fairgrounds to host CNN/Tea Party Express debateBy Adam C. Smith, Times Political Editor Posted: Jun 29, 2011 04:40 PM The Florida State Fair Authority announced Wednesday that the State Fairgrounds in Tampa has been selected as the host site for a Sept. 12 Republican presidential debate hosted by CNN and the Tea Party Express. **SNIP** September will be a busy month for Republican presidential debates in Florida. Fox News is sponsoring a Sept. 22 GOP presidential debate in Orlando.
  • Tea Party Express endorses Minnick('rat).

    04/21/2010 1:18:32 PM PDT · by izzatzo · 14 replies · 476+ views
    HotAir ^ | 04/21/10 | Morrissey
    Tea Party Express endorses Democrat in IdahoShare23posted at 8:48 am on April 21, 2010 by Ed Morrissey Vaughn Ward wonders when the Tea Party Express passed him by. The Republican challenger to Blue Dog Democrat Rep. Walt Minnick in Idaho figured to at least have a shot at an endorsement to switch the seat from a vote for Nancy Pelosi and Democratic control of the House. Instead, the Tea Party Express endorsed Minnick, and left a lot of head-scratching behind in Idaho afterward:
  • Money woes could threaten high-speed rail's future

    02/02/2010 9:11:11 AM PST · by Nachum · 19 replies · 371+ views
    Breitbart ^ | 2/2/10 | MICHAEL TARM
    CHICAGO (AP) - The $8 billion in stimulus cash awarded to 13 high-speed rail corridors across the country may seem like a windfall, but there's a catch. The money isn't enough to finish any of the major projects. State coffers are dry and federal spending is being cut back. So, it's unclear who will pay the rest of the multi-billion dollar bill.
  • Protestors Question High Speed Rail in Face of Budget Deficits

    01/30/2010 6:32:56 PM PST · by Republic11 · 24 replies · 510+ views
    The Pantagraph ^ | 1-29-10 | Mary Ann Ford
    By Mary Ann Ford | mford@pantagraph.com | Posted: Friday, January 29, 2010 9:00 pm | (10) Comments Font Size: Default font size Larger font size NORMAL — Not everyone at Friday’s news conference supported spending $8 billion for high-speed rail. Several people gathered at the Amtrak station held signs and even made negative comments while Sen. Dick Durbin was speaking. They questioned projections of economic growth from high-speed rail spending and the wisdom of spending so much money in the face of mounting state and federal budget deficits. “I’m really upset,” said Jeff Strange of Bloomington. While officials say the...
  • Traveling Tea Party draws thousands (New Lenox, IL)

    09/08/2009 5:56:03 AM PDT · by KeyLargo · 5 replies · 1,087+ views
    Southtown Star Newspaper ^ | September 8, 2009 | CASEY CORA
    Traveling Tea Party draws thousands September 8, 2009 BY CASEY CORA Billed as a protest against taxes and government spending, the national Tea Party's stop in New Lenox became a gathering of local conservatives and a call to action on national political issues. "As much as we say the system failed us, maybe we failed the system as well," said Joliet resident Tim Kraulidis, who helped organize Monday's event. "We can't complain ... that our legislators are doing things we don't want them to do and then we don't engage the system." About 6,000 people packed the hillside venue at...
  • TownHall Angry Mob Song by Lisa Mei "Enemy Number One"

    09/07/2009 8:47:29 AM PDT · by Sammy67 · 6 replies · 1,427+ views
    YouTube ^ | 9/7/09
    inspired by the DHS Report, and angry Townhall Mobs.
  • Why we must March on Washington

    08/31/2009 8:37:53 PM PDT · by Sammy67 · 12 replies · 1,751+ views
    FreedomWorks ^ | Brendan Steinhauser
    Throughout history governments have ignored the rights of citizens and instead have maximized their own power. Those in public office have used it for their own personal gain, or to take wealth from some and give to others in order to maintain their own power. It is a classic model that hasn’t changed much in thousands of years. The modern iteration of this is a leviathan federal government run by a political party based precisely on such principles. The bread and circuses of Roman times have merely been replaced with redistribution of wealth and a paternalistic state. The other major...
  • American Express Set to Eliminate 4,000 Jobs [ $800+ Billion Stimulus Bill Fails More Americans ]

    05/19/2009 3:08:42 AM PDT · by Son House · 11 replies · 1,032+ views
    FOXNEWS ^ | May 18, 2009 | FOXNEWS
    As part of the newest cost-cutting plan, American Express also plans to scale back investment spending and make further cuts to operating costs, including professional services and travel. "While we have remained solidly profitable at a time when some parts of the card industry were incurring substantial losses, we continue to be very cautious about the economic outlook and are therefore moving forward with additional reengineering efforts to help further reduce our operating costs," said Kenneth I. Chenault, chairman and chief executive officer in a release. The 4,000 layoffs will result in a restructuring charge of about $180 million to...
  • Obama's Socialism Express

    03/02/2009 12:03:49 PM PST · by Suzy Butterfly · 6 replies · 1,262+ views
    suzy
    Inflation THE HIDDEN TAX INCREASE As spending increases, and more currency is created, the U.S. dollar’s value will be debased, and your money will be worth less. This means someone making $40,000 per year may really only have $12,000 per year worth of value from their income. That also means that the individuals and small businesses who make over $250,000 per year won’t really be making $250,000 per year - since their money will be worth less - yet they will still be taxed at a greater level. As you can see, this “hidden tax” of inflation affects everyone in...
  • Pony Express to ride again

    10/01/2007 5:59:40 PM PDT · by SandRat · 3 replies · 137+ views
    BENSON — The Pony Express will ride again during Butterfield Stage Days on Oct. 13, and the U.S. Postal Service will issue a special postmark to commemorate the event. At noon, special Pony Express riders will be sworn in by Postmaster Lesley Tower in a ceremony in Lions Park. They will carry the mail from Benson to the Dragoon post office, arriving in Dragoon around 3:30 p.m. The Benson post office will offer a special postmark commemorating the 22nd Annual Pony Express Ride. The postmark, which features a Butterfield Overland Stagecoach design, will be available from 9 a.m. to noon...
  • Marines in Anbar Express Optimism to Gates

    04/19/2007 9:04:54 PM PDT · by SandRat · 7 replies · 451+ views
    CAMP FALLUJAH, Iraq, April 19, 2007 – Marine leaders here told Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates that they are “cautiously optimistic” about the situation in Anbar province during a briefing today. Gates called the situation in the once very violent province, “a good news story,” during a news conference afterward. “(Anbar) is a place where the Iraqis have decided to take control of their future and the sheiks have played a key role in making good things happen out here,” Gates said, “along with the Iraqi police and the Iraqi army with our help.” While Gates was attending meetings...
  • Retired colonel provides air support for Snowball Express

    12/18/2006 4:27:32 PM PST · by SandRat · 18 replies · 547+ views
    Air Force Links ^ | Staff Sgt. Jeremy Larlee
    12/17/2006 - LOS ANGELES (AFPN) -- Retired Lt. Col. Roy White picked up the phone and on the other end was an opportunity to contribute to the military again. The phone call was from Michael Kerr, the founder of Snowball Express, and he wanted to get every military family who had a lost a loved one in the war on terror to California for a magical weekend. To make that possible he needed a lot of airplane tickets. Colonel White, now a captain with Southwest Airlines, was in a position to help. The colonel said he found gathering support for...
  • ‘Nothing Happens Until Something Moves’ Illustrates TRANSCOM Mission

    12/04/2006 4:44:36 PM PST · by SandRat · 269+ views
    SCOTT AIR FORCE BASE, Ill., Dec. 4, 2006 -- A Post-It note over one of the computers in the Deployment and Distribution Operations Center here says, “Nothing happens until something moves.” You get a feeling for this saying and the mission of U.S. Transportation Command at the Balad Air Base-Anaconda Logistics Support Area complex in Iraq. Located northwest of Baghdad, the complex is the heart of logistics for coalition forces in Iraq. In 2003, it was a runway, some bombed buildings and dust. Today, it is a military city, with C-17s offloading cargo, C-130s picking up goods, a full...
  • Double vortex at Venus South Pole unveiled!

    07/02/2006 12:25:19 AM PDT · by A. Pole · 33 replies · 1,264+ views
      Double vortex at Venus South pole     ESA’s Venus Express data undoubtedly confirm for the first time the presence of a huge 'double-eye' atmospheric vortex at the planet's south pole. This striking result comes from analysis of the data gathered by the spacecraft during the first orbit around the planet.  On 11 April this year, Venus Express was captured into a first elongated orbit around Venus, which lasted 9 days, and ranged between 350 000 and 400 kilometres from Venus' surface. This orbit represented for the Venus Express scientists a unique opportunity to observe the planet from...
  • vanity: just downloaded IE 7 beta and outlook express express disappeared!!

    05/13/2006 11:00:38 AM PDT · by RaceBannon · 19 replies · 2,400+ views
    none | today | self
    help!! I just downloaded ie 7 beta and my e-mail disappeared. I tried accessing it through my programs and no executable file appears . IE 7 beta no longer has options to add to the toolbar, the e-mail icon does not appear, and I cannot find the exe file to launch outlook express