Corporations used their influence over republican congressmen to pass a law that gives tax breaks to corporations that send jobs offshore. President Obama has asked the law to be ended. Republicans blocked the legislation.
This classic gem from South Carolina State Senator Thomas Corbin:“Well, you know God created man first,” Corbin said, reportedly smirking at Shealy. “Then he took the rib out of man to make woman. And you know, a rib is a lesser cut of meat.”. A tumblr: Americans voted for these guys and now they get to make laws!
Wasteland No More: Obama’s Win a Victory for Clean Energy and Efficiency | The more we support President Obama, the more he'll be able to do in the area of green/clean energy. He can't do it without our help because the House will be fighting him every step of the way because for some reason, the rethugs think they got a mandate to hold their ground on their nut bag positions.