scrap

  1. Slartibartfast

    Scrap the White House

    America would save money having a Monarchy as opposed to a president. To run the White House under a president costs an eye watering $1.3bn per year. This is probably at the low end of estimates...
  2. D

    Republicans scrap health bill: 'We don't have the votes'

    Now we're seeing Republican long-faces. That's what happens when Republicans try to put the screws to Americans who voted them into office and all others. It doesn't work. That is STRIKE THREE -- YOU'RE OUT for Republicans! Even if they are in power they need to acquiesce to the Democrats their...
  3. BigLeRoy

    Senator Michael Bennett: Republicans Should Scrap Their Cruel Health Care Bill

    An editorial that was in The Denver Post, by Senator Michael Bennett of Colorado: Republicans should do right by Americans and scrap their cruel health care bill From the link: As the bill cuts care for vulnerable Americans, it hands billions in tax cuts to the wealthy. Under it, the richest...
  4. excalibur

    New York To Scrap Literacy Test For Teachers In The Name Of Diversity

    The insanity continues. Progs, and the teachers unions, but I digress, making each succeeding generation dumber. New York To Scrap Literacy Test For Teachers In The Name Of Diversity New York To Scrap Teacher Literacy Test In Name Of Diversity | The Daily Caller
  5. BAZINGA DrumpF

    House votes to scrap Obama rule on GUN BACKGROUND Checks for gun ownership! COOL!

    House votes to scrap Obama rule on background checks for gun ownership https://t.co/2cZV5jNxSU :think: More unchecked 100% American BORN Gun Nutters killing Americans with guns. Gee? I hope the Terrorist get some kills. MAGA! We kill ourselves the best. Fully Unchecked! FFS! Seems they...
  6. L

    Trump to scrap Nasa climate research in crackdown on ‘politicized science’

    And today, in a big win for the anti-science crowd... https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/nov/22/nasa-earth-donald-trump-eliminate-climate-change-research Stupid is as stupid does. NASA has never been a political entity.
  7. Goofball

    For those wanting to scrap the Electoral College

    What do you suggest? 50.1% of the popular vote gets the win?
  8. Rasselas

    Will Senate GOP Scrap the Filibuster?

    There's been some talk in our forum about what Dems in the Senate can do to block really bad ideas coming from the now-united and all-encompassing GOP. Key to this is the requirement of 60 senators to break a filibuster. The GOP used this tactic to great effect all through the Obama...
  9. meridian5455

    Attempt by restaurant chain to scrap tipping backfires

    The movement to eliminate tipping is picking up some big defectors: Joe's Crab Shack says it's pared back its no-tipping test from 18 restaurants to just 4 after being inundated with customer complaints, and Gabriel Stulman announced on Monday that he's bringing back gratuities at Fedora in the...
  10. L

    New Zealanders want to give everyone a 'citizen's wage' and scrap benefits

    New Zealand could become one of the first developed countries to scrap benefits and introduce a basic citizens’ income. Leader of the opposition Andrew Little said his Labour party was considering the idea as part of proposals to combat the "possibility of higher structural unemployment"...
  11. Goofball

    Hillary calls Bill Clinton's crime policies a "failure". Wants to scrap them.

    SS Hilltanic is full steam ahead. Hillary Clinton calls for overhaul of crime policies put in place under Bill Clinton - The Washington Post
  12. Singularity

    Comcast/Time Warner scrap merger plan as FCC, DOJ unify against it

    Manifest imperial overreach. No one who believes in the free market or in consumer rights backed this deal. Pop the champagne.
  13. meridian5455

    White House to scrap FOIA regs for Office of Administration

    The White House is removing a federal regulation that subjects its Office of Administration to the Freedom of Information Act, making official a policy under Presidents Bush and Obama to reject all requests for records to that office. The White House said the clean-up of FOIA regulations is...
  14. Rev. Hellh0und

    Buffett: Scrap Obamacare and Start All Over

    Warren buffet, who is a champion for the left, seems to want to scrap obamacare. Thoughts?
  15. meridian5455

    North Korea threatens to scrap armistice ending war

    North Korea threatens to scrap armistice ending war - Yahoo! News Hmm, it seems that Kim Jong-Un lied to Dennis Rodman when he said he didn't want war. How shocking!
  16. meridian5455

    'Love Boat' cruise ship sold for scrap

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vTK0hr5oAOk Ah, the drama, the love, the comedy, the "B" actors. Report: 'Love Boat' cruise ship sold for scrap | Fox News
  17. jackalope

    Gallup Poll: Americans Would Scrap Electoral College

    That's a pretty significant majority, which kinda surprised me. However, I think it needs to be a much, much higher majority, b/c of the constitutional amendment process.
  18. angryamerican

    Is it time to re-evaluate rather or not to scrap the Patriot Act??

    I never really saw the need for it. This man makes a few good points and examples of how it is a Failure by and large. Campaign For Liberty — The Patriot Act Is at War with the Constitution I am grateful for the opportunity to speak on behalf of the Campaign for Liberty about the...
  19. C

    Warren Buffet Says Scrap Healthcare Bill

    Warren Buffett would scrap health care bill - Andy Barr - POLITICO.com For context, Buffet endorsed Barack Obama in 2008 and gave him economic counsel during the financial institution meltdown. He's the second richest person in the world with an estimated net worth nearing $40bn; he's expected...
  20. Bourne

    White House to Scrap Bush’s Approach to Missile Shield

    To those of you who claim Obama is just like Bush, Obama has decided to scrap Bush's defense system which was to have had radars in the Czech Republic and missles in Poland in favor of smaller missles located elsewhere. http://www.nytimes.com/2009/09/18/world/europe/18shield.html