Woke up this morning to the sounds of whining coming from the White House: “President Obama has to cancel his trip to Asia because of the government shutdown.” And of course those mean ol’ Republicans are to blame. I suppose this rates right up there with FLOTUS not being able to ‘tweet’ as much. Could it be the impeccably technologically savvy Obama administration has never heard of Skype? Sorry Mr. President you have to stay here with us sappy Americans and not trek off to Bali or Indonesia. Quite sure the leaders of those countries would be happy to tele-conference with you. How about this, just repeal the medical device tax and ensure Obamacare is a law that applies to all Americans — no waivers, exemptions, and delays for some — and we promise you can go out and play, little fella.
North Korea conducted its third nuclear test. Is there anything the world can do to stop the provocative actions by North Korea? Author and North Korea expert Gordon Chang discusses the future of the rogue state under Kim Jong-un, and whether the region has grown increasingly dangerous and unpredictable.
Higher gas prices. Higher unemployment. Higher debt. Increased tensions in Asia and the Middle East. Colonel Allen B. West thinks the state of our union is failing. Hear why as the former Congressman delivers his response to President Obama’s State of the Union address.
Prior to the beginning of Congressman Allen West’s monthly townhall meeting in Fort Lauderdale FL, West presented to Vietnam veteran Edward Ayers all of the service medals that he had originally received while serving in Vietnam but then lost. The medals included three purple hearts as well as the Republic of Vietnam Service Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.