Apple has reportedly joined a group of high-power companies, including Apple, Morgan Stanley, Facebook and Intel, among others, are planning on making a case to the U.S. Supreme Court in support of the nationwide legalization of same-sex marriage. The group, which Bloomberg says is made of “dozens of companies,” will reportedly tell the nation’s highest [...]
Journalist Accosted By Security Over Mayor Bloomberg Gun Control Question In the video, Bloomberg is seen surrounded by security. Mattera approaches Bloomberg and asks, “In the spirit of gun control, will you disarm your entire security team?” Bloomberg’s reply: “Uh, you, we’ll get right back to you.” “Why can you defend yourself but not the [...]
I wish I had never heard of the Tea Party. Ever since this organization was started, the country has seen nothing but trouble! The obstructionist behavior of Congressional Tea Party members has been detrimental to all citizens, businesses, and state governments. Many of your members have engaged in racist and xenophobic rhetoric which has only [...]
Saturday, June 30, 2012 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Crabtree Valley Marriott 4500 Marriott Drive, Raleigh, NC from Triangle Conservatives Unite: Please join Americans for Prosperity and the Civitas Institute for our Hands Off Our Healthcare rally, and tell President Obama we need free market healthcare solutions, not another government takeover. Join us Saturday, June [...]
The 2012 Primary Election Straw Poll Results are in! Take a look to see which candidates won the poll. We had a sampling of 814 people that were polled from 4/30/12 – 5/6/12. (click on the score card to see the Raw Data) Here is the zip code map for the straw poll participants [...]
Can we say “crony capitolism”? Matt Welch appeared on Varney & Co. to discuss Apple’s legal methods to lower it’s tax rate to 9.8%. Welch supports lowering the tax rates and simplifying the tax code to avoid corporate lobbying.
President Obama vowed to make top income earners and small businesses pay their “fair share.” What exactly is a “fair share? Check out the breakdown of who actually pays taxes in our country. how much more should small business owners be forced to pay?
In this week’s address, House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan discusses the House Republican Budget, The Path to Prosperity. It is a responsible budget that tackles our fiscal crisis and protects future generations from a crushing burden of debt. This weekend (April 29) marks exactly 3 years since the Democrat-controlled Senate last passed a budget. [...]
Action Item: Senator Peter Brunstetter, a Republican, is trying to make it a felony offense in NC to willfully discharge a weapon in any building or vehicle, including your home, to harm another or incite fear. Big government Republicans are just as bad and dangerous as a Liberal. So, with this short bill, Senator Brunstetter [...]
Sign the Petition to Stop This Treaty On July 27th, the nations of the world are scheduled to meet in New York to sign a global Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). Disguised as a way to prevent the proliferation of small arms throughout the world, it is, in fact, a backdoor way to legislate gun control in [...]
“The Affordable Care Act, including its individual mandate that virtually all Americans buy health insurance, is constitutional. There were not five votes to uphold it on the ground that Congress could use its power to regulate commerce between the states to require everyone to buy health insurance. However, five Justices agreed that the penalty that [...]
North Carolina refused to ratify the Constitution until there was a Bill of Rights to protect our freedoms, it is time for us to again stand for freedom. In the short session of the Legislature beginning on the 16th two bills will be introduced one to block Agenda 21 and the other to nullify the [...]
Apple Inc. is a highly profitable company and it pays all of its taxes. So why does “The New York Times” think that the computer company isn’t paying enough in taxes? Hear the details as Trifecta takes issue with a recent “New York Times” report accusing Apple of avoiding its taxes.
Occupy Wall Street held a “General Strike” to commemorate May Day in New York City. Led by Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello, the “Guitarmy” of a few thousand people noisily marched 28 blocks down Fifth Avenue toward Union Square Park. Reason.tv was on the scene to speak with Morello, USMC Sgt. Shamar Thomas [...]
Author and journalist Katie Pavlich talks to Glenn Reynolds about the Fast and Furious firearms scandal that resulted in the murder of a Border Patrol agent. Pavlich’s research shows that the ATF put guns in the hands of criminals, but never planned to track these weapons. Was the Obama Administration using Fast and Furious to [...]