Obamacare Helps Close Down a Restaurant

The Daily Signal gives us a story about one of the many restaurants throughout the nation that are not able to pass on Obamacare prices to their customers. If you ask Tom Loventhal, a deli is no more than a place to provide customers with comfort food. Whether it’s breakfast—served all day—soup or a sandwich, Loventhal’s motto has always been that at his Nashville, Tenn.,-based deli, “anyone is welcome here from ages 0 to 99, because you’ll find something on the menu.” And for nearly Read more […]

Whenever You Hear a Politician Tout “Investment” Hide Your Wallet!

From the Tennessean: “Music City Center underperforms in first year” In its first year of operation, the Music City Center convention hall failed to meet projections for hotel bookings, saw its surplus revenue fund drop by nearly $8 million and had its bond rating downgraded. The convention center’s critics point to those developments as early evidence that the project was an unwise public investment. They say that Nashville’s hospitality industry has been booming because of leisure travelers, Read more […]

DHS Is Doing A Bang-Up Job (At Least That’s What Happened To The Plane)

In the news this morning: “Report: DHS employees abusing overtime allowances” by Alicia Caldwell: WASHINGTON (AP) — Employees from six Homeland Security Department offices have abused an overtime program and cost the government about $8.7 million a year, according an Office of Special Counsel letter and report sent Thursday to the president and Congress… According to one whistle-blower, some Customs and Border Protection employees assigned to the commissioner’s situation room at its headquarters Read more […]