Washington, D.C. – Black conservatives with the Project 21 leadership network are condemning the welfare state cheerleading of Jesse Jackson, who claimed President Obama deserves a “big hand” and “honor” for being a “food stamp President.”
Project 21 members also dispute Obama Administration assertions that welfare spending effectively stimulates the economy.
“This is twisted logic. Dr. King didn’t march and die for the perpetuation of the welfare state,” said Project 21 spokesman Jerome Hudson. “They are doing little more than perpetuating a class of jobless and poor people to shore up the rest of the economy. Not only is it a cop-out to focus on subsidies over job-creation, but it’s creating a slave-like existence where people must rely on the government for food, medical care and other essentials.” Continue reading →
Worker refused to abandon job during highly publicized strike but Verizon management continues to illegally divert union dues from her paycheck
Newport News, VA– In the wake of last year’s Communications Workers of America (CWA) union boss-instigated strike that grabbed national headlines, a Newport News, Virginia Verizon (NYSE: VZ) worker has filed a federal lawsuit against the company and a local union for violating her rights. Continue reading →
Washington, D.C. — The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) and a coalition of business groups today argue their challenge to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) rulemaking to regulate greenhouse gas emissions in the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals. Karen Harned, executive director of the Small Business Legal Center, issued the following statement regarding the landmark legal action: Continue reading →
National Center for Policy Analysis Report: Permanent, Higher Tax Credit Is Needed
DALLAS, TX – The U.S. ranks 18th in tax credit per dollar of expenditures, lagging far behind other developing and rapidly growing countries, like China, India and Brazil, according to a new report by the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA).
Denver, CO — Personhood USA is applauding a Pro-Life Super PAC ad exposing Mitt Romney’s history of support of abortion.
“A person’s heart is known by his actions. Unfortunately, Mitt Romney’s actions do not show evidence of a true change of heart regarding legalized abortion. The Pro-Life Super PAC’s ad clearly shows that even after his pro-life ‘conversion’ Mitt Romney has been no friend to pro- Continue reading →