Monthly Archives: August 2012

Obama Must Waive Renewable Fuels Standard Now

©2012 Susan Stamper Brown.

President Obama needs to give EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson an ultimatum: Waive the requirement in the Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) established in the Energy Policy Act of 2005 mandating ethanol blending in motor fuels now, or hit the road Jack—son. Continue reading

Mud-slinging: The Left’s One-Trick Pony


©2012 Susan Stamper Brown

Liberals have taken Chicago politics to a whole new level this campaign cycle with baseless accusations suggesting their opponents are unsympathetic, money-grubbing extremists who will feed your grandmother cat food and steal her Medicare benefits and Social Security check before they push her backwards off a cliff without a blindfold.  Continue reading

The Democratic Party’s Declaration of Dependence

©2012 Susan Stamper Brown

The belief that no one owes me anything is one of the greatest gifts my hardworking, blue-collar father gave me when I was young.  His words carried me through some difficult times growing up, sustained me through widowhood, years back, and helped to shape me into the person I am today. Continue reading