Tag Archives: President Barack Obama


WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), Ranking Member of the Senate Finance Committee, today issued the following statement after the President announced a proposal to grandfather insurance plans: “The President can’t fix a broken promise by making more empty … Read More

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Deception is what’s harming Obamacare the most

The Monday after Thanksgiving, I’ll go to amazon.com and buy a few gifts. So will millions of others. I go on Facebook daily, so do scores of millions of others. Everything works pretty seamlessly. I mention that because it’s been … Read More

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Lee Reacts to President’s Remarks on Syria

WASHINGTON—Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s remarks on Syria: “The president has not convinced Americans that the Syrian civil war represents a vital national security threat to the United States. Neither has he adequately explained … Read More

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 WASHINGTON — U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) issued the following statement after President Obama’s address to the nation:   “I appreciate the President finally speaking to the American people tonight about the ongoing situation in Syria and throughout the Middle … Read More

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WASHINGTON – In advance of President Obama’s announcement later today that his Administration will take unilateral measures regarding power plant emissions, which would lead to increased energy costs and fewer jobs across America, U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) issued the following statement: … Read More

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Gun control failed because it is not a voting issue to most Americans

There’s a lot of outrage today after the U.S. Senate failed to move a mild gun control measure toward further debate. A bipartisan measure from Sens. Pat Toomey and Joe Manchin to extend background checks to gun shows and weapons … Read More

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Lee Responds to President’s Call to Restrict Gun Rights

SALT LAKE CITY – Today, Senator Mike Lee responded to the president’s speech calling for increased restrictions on the rights of law-abiding citizens: “The proposals the president is calling for Congress to pass would primarily serve to reduce the constitutionally protected … Read More

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Bishop Calls President Obama’s Proposed Climate Change Mandate “The Wrong Tack”

WASHINGTON— This week further information has been leaked about President Obama and his Council on Environmental Quality’s plans to instruct each federal agency to consider  “global climate change” before approving major federal projects.  Congressman Rob Bishop (UT-01), Chairman of the Public … Read More

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Week of sequester, Rand Paul might cause upheaval to the political norm

This has been a big week in politics. Two events occurred that have a strong potential to disrupt the political norm and effect major changes. The first was the collective public yawn over the sequester. The Obama administration, and its … Read More

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Most Americans are skeptical of the doom-and-gloom arguments against the sequester

You never know with Congress and the White House, but it seems to me there’s an excellent chance the sequestration cuts of $85 billion are going to happen on Friday. The president’s out there pitching against it, so is Rep. … Read More

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