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Video-4–Debt Ceiling–Obama “Playing” Hostage Again

August 4 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | 2012 Budget, 2012 Budget Plan, Action, advocate for the people, Awareness, Bernie Sanders, Big Business, Bipartisan Budget Cuts, Bipartisan Budget Deal, Brainwashing, BS Detector, Budget Cuts, Budget Deal, Compromise, Congress, Congressional, debt ceiling, Democratic Party, Economy, Elections, Florida, gap, GOP, Government Control, Greed, greedy, Healthcare, high-definition, Hostage Taking, House, House of Representatives, Impoverish, In the News, Independent, irrirationality, Letter to Congress, Manipulate, Manipulation, Marketing, Medicaid, Medicare, Middle Class, Middling People, Obama, Obama Tax Cuts, Oligarchy, Opinion, playing hostage, Political Theatre, Poor, POTUS, Poverty, Public Citizen, Regulations, Republican 2012 Budget Plan, Republican Party, revenues, Sarasota Herald-Tribune, Screwed, Senate, Senator, Senator Harry Reid, Slap in the Face, Smoke-and-Mirrors, Social Justice, Social Security, Solutions, Spineless, subservient, Subsidies, Subsidy, tax cuts, tax loophole, Taxes, Tea Party, Terrorism in Washington, The Rich, Think, third party, Third World America, U.S. Empire, Unemployment, unwealthy, Wall Street, Wealthy, welfare, Western Civilization, Working Class

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Video #1–Heyward Hawkins on YouTube (www.youtube.com/heywardhawkins)

June 2 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | 545, Accountable, Action, Afghanistan, Alternative Energy, Awareness, Bernie Sanders, Big Business, Big Oil, Bill Maher, Bill O'Reilly, Billionaires, Brainwashing, Business Roundtable, Campaigning, Civilization, Commodities, Common Sense, Compromise, Congress, Congressional, Congressional Reform, Controls, Democratic Party, Economy, Elections, Federal Gasoline Tax, Federal Tax, Fuel, Fuel Prices, Gasoline Price Gouging, Gasoline Prices, Gasoline Tax, General, Globalization, GOP, Gouging, Government Control, Greed, Healthcare, Hope, House, House of Representatives, IMF, Impoverish, In the News, Independent, International Monetary Fund, Iraq, John D'Agostino, Letter to Congress, Mahatma Gandhi, Manipulate, Manipulation, Marketing, Media, Medicare, Megaplant, Megapower, Micropower, Middle Class, Middling People, Mideast, Military, Murder, Nuclear, Nuclear Fuel, Obama, Obama Tax Cuts, OPEC, Opinion, Political Theatre, Poor, POTUS, Poverty, Public Campaign Financing, Reform, Regulations, Renewable Energy, Renewables, Representative, Republican 2012 Budget Plan, Republican Party, Screwed, Senate, Senator, Servant, Servants, Slap in the Face, Smoke-and-Mirrors, Social Justice, Social Security, Solutions, Solutions Party, Speculation, Speculator, Spineless, Subsidies, Subsidy, Taxes, Tea Party, Term Limits, Terms, Terrorism in Washington, The Rich, Think, U.S. Empire, Unemployment, Wall Street, Wealthy, Western Civilization, White House Blog, Working Class, World Bank

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Blog #42–Congressional Reform

May 2 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Amendment, Amendments, Awareness, Big Business, Campaigning, Civilization, Common Sense, Compromise, Congress, Congressional, Congressional Reform, Constitution, Consumer Price Index, Contract, Contracts, Cooperation, CPI, Elections, Email, General, Government Control, Greed, Healthcare, House, House of Representatives, Impoverish, In the News, Independent, Legislator, Legislators, Letter to Congress, Mahatma Gandhi, Manipulate, Manipulation, Marketing, Media, Medicare, Middle Class, Middling People, Obama, Oligarchy, Opinion, Political Theatre, Poor, Poverty, Public Campaign Financing, Reform, Regulations, Renewable Energy, Renewables, Representative, Retirement, Savings, Screwed, Senate, Senator, Servant, Servants, Slap in the Face, Social Justice, Social Security, Solutions, Solutions Party, Spineless, Subsidies, Term Limits, Terms, The Rich, Think, U.S. Empire, Wall Street, Wealthy, Western Civilization, Working Class

May 1, 2011 Congressional Reform Hi Friends, I do not know who originated this email that was sent to me, but I like it. I take this subject matter very seriously. We have complained about this subject matter for a long time, but mostly we have complained to each other. Here is a chance to communicate with your senators and representatives about what you... Read more

Blog #38–Bipartisan Budget Deal–A Slap in the Face, Really

April 10 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Big Business, Bipartisan Budget Cuts, Bipartisan Budget Deal, Brainwashing, Budget Cuts, Budget Deal, Bush Tax Cuts, Campaigning, Compromise, Controls, Cooperation, Dan Pfeiffer, Democratic Party, Elections, General, GOP, Government Control, Healthcare, Hood Robin Party, Hope, Huffington, In the News, Media, Middle Class, Middling People, Obama, Obama Tax Cuts, Oligarchy, Opinion, Political Theatre, POTUS, Regulations, Renewable Energy, Renewables, Republican Party, Ryan Grim, Slap in the Face, Social Justice, Social Security, Spineless, The Rich, Think, Third World America, U.S. Empire, Wall Street, Wealthy, White House Blog, Working Class

Bipartisan Budget Deal— A Slap in the Face, Really April 10, 2011 This blog refers to some of the material included on the April 9, 2011, Huffington Post website: The White House Blog, by Dan Pfeiffer, White House communications director; and Ryan Grim, senior congressional correspondent for the Huffington Post. Pfeiffer said that the final bipartisan deal cuts spending by $78.5 billion from... Read more

Terrorism in Washington

December 19 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Bernie Sanders, Big Business, Bill Maher, Billionaires, Bush Tax Cuts, Deficit, Democratic Party, Economy, Elections, Hood Robin Party, Hostage Taking, In the News, Independent, Middle Class, Obama, Obama Tax Cuts, Opinion, Republican Party, Social Justice, Social Security, Solutions, Spineless, Taxes, Terrorism in Washington, The Rich, Think, Unemployment, Working Class

December 19, 2010 Terrorism in Washington As I mentioned in my book, Golden Rule or Greedy Rule, President George W. Bush asked a committee of his to establish a clear definition of terrorism. After much attempt, the committee could not come up with a definition that the United States was not guilty of, so that project was dropped. However, I think that most... Read more

Obama’s Tax Cuts

December 9 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Afghanistan, Alternative Voting, Bernie Sanders, Brainwashing, British Empire, Business Roundtable, Democratic Party, Economy, Elections, Globalization, Government Control, Imports, In the News, Infrastructure, Iraq, Media, Middle Class, Military, Obama, Obama Tax Cuts, Oligarchy, Opinion, Republican Party, Social Justice, Social Security, Taxes, Term Limits, The Rich, Think, Tom Harkin, U.S. Empire, Unemployment, Working Class

December 9, 2010 The Obama Tax Cuts and Our Economy in General On December 8, 2010, U.S. Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) was interviewed on the Washington Journal program on C-SPAN TV. Senator Harkin is not happy with President Obama’s caving in to the Republicans regarding extending the tax cuts. Harkin thinks that Obama should have given more thought to other options. Again, Obama’s actions... Read more

Bernie Sanders Teleconference

December 7 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Bernie Sanders, Billionaires, Deficit, Democratic Party, Elections, Government Control, In the News, Media, Middle Class, Obama, Oligarchy, Opinion, Regulations, Republican Party, Social Justice, Social Security, Taxes, The Rich, Think, Unemployment, Working Class

December 7, 2010 Senator Bernie Sanders Teleconference December 7, 2010   Organized by Democracyforamerica.com, U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders was the speaker on a teleconference tonight at 8 PM (ET). You can listen to a recording of it on Democracyforamerica.com tomorrow. Bernie covered quite a lot, including cutting Social Security benefits, but it mostly centered on his disappointment in President Obama’s approval of continuing the tax... Read more

Letter to Congress

December 5 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Bernie Sanders, Deficit, Democratic Party, Elections, Events, General, Healthcare, Independent, Letter to Congress, Media, Obama, Opinion, Republican Party, Social Justice, Social Security, Think

[I wrote the following to Senator Bernie Sanders in response to an invitation to join a teleconference on Tuesday, December 7, 2010, at 8 PM (EST), to discuss the Deficit Commission’s attack on Social Security.] December 5, 2010 U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders: [As you know, the deficit issues are many, with Social Security being only one of those. The common denominator of the... Read more

The Deficit–2

November 21 | Posted by Heyward Hawkins | Deficit, Democratic Party, Elections, Gasoline Prices, Healthcare, In the News, Opinion, Republican Party, Social Justice, Social Security, Taxes, Tea Party

November 21, 2010  The Deficit—2 I put my cynical pen to paper again.  On the front cover of the November 26, 2010, issue of The Week is the following:  No sacred cows? A plan to make deep cuts in the federal deficit  And below those words is a cow, which has inscribed on it the following:  Social Security/Medicare/Defense/ Bush Tax Cuts/Earmarks/Tax Breaks/ Federal Payroll/Farm Subsidies  Now doesn’t that sound... Read more