Uncooperative Radio Show Notes: Thursday 8/9/12
Full List of Obamacare Tax Hikes
Obamacare law contains 20 new or higher taxes on American families and small businesses Taxpayers are reminded that the President’s healthcare law is one of the largest tax increases in American history.Arranged by their respective effective dates, below is the total list of all $500 billion-plus in tax hikes (over the next ten years) in Obamacare.
Obama and Romney spar over Defense budget
In a time of deep deficits and tight budgets, President Obama says the Defense Department cannot be entirely spared the scalpel. But Mitt Romney, his likely opponent in November's election, says the U.S. must spend more on the Pentagon now because it will pay off with a stronger economy in the long run.
Study finds that lying less improves a persons health
Who says a little white lie never hurt anyone? Recent research suggests it can affect your health. A new study conducted by University of Notre Dame researchers found that a person’s mental and physical health improved when they stopped lying to others.
Employees wellness index
Workers who keep the country running through transportation, construction and other services may also suffer the worst health, according to recent rankings of employees' well-being.
Glocks vs Docs: Second Amendment issues in the cross hairs
There are few topics more evergreen in the U.S. political arena and consistently in the forefront of the news than a group protesting that either their First Amendment or Second Amendment rights are being curtailed. Therefore, it was only a matter of time before the two collided in a spectacular “Alien vs. Predator,” coliseum-like spectacle of battling rights.