Portland Commissioner Amanda Fritz’s husband dies in tragic car accident

September 24, 2014 in Portland Mayor, Portland Oregon

Our prayers are with you, Amanda. I’m so sorry.

Talking on KXL now about>>Portland Mayor Charlie Hales statement on criminal illegal alien hiding in church

September 24, 2014 in Government, illegal aliens, Oregon, Portland Mayor, Portland Oregon

The Portland mayor just can’t bring himself to denounce a DUI, hiding from the law and paying this illegal alien to set up an illegal alien job center.

Anti gun group uses family member of Clackamas Town Center shooting to tout Kitzhaber

September 24, 2014 in Elections, Kitzhaber, Oregon

I wonder if Lois Lerner would approve. Oh, wait, she probably did.

Jeff Merkley’s plagiarism and dirty tricks

September 18, 2014 in Oregon, Politics, Uncategorized

The man who has “stolen” his ideas from MoveOn, Elizabeth “You Didn’t Build That” Warren and the failed policies of Barack Obama, gets media to malign his opponent with laughable charges of “plagiarism”.

Victoria Taft back to KXL

September 17, 2014 in Portland Oregon, Radio

Made you look.

John Trudel: Obama’s “foreign policy” has inspired more jihadis

September 16, 2014 in Afghanistan, Al Qaeda, Army, Barack Obama, Government, ISIS, John D. Trudel

EPIC FAIL: Obama’s Wars – have “accidently” aided the rise of Radical Islam.

Pete the Banker: The housing market begins its retreat

September 14, 2014 in Government, Housing Market, Pete the Banker

Several indicators reflect a housing market set back. Uncertainty about the economy, job stability, and inability to finance continue to scare many potential residential buyers away, especially first time buyers.  At the recent Pacific NW Mortgage Bankers Conference, volumes cited by the residential mortgage banker community were running some 25% – 30% below 2013 levels, resulting from lower refinance rates and tepid mortgage volume for home purchases.  QE3 has driven two elements, prices have risen and foreclosures declined.  With anticipation of Fed’s exit from the QE3 program this Fall, housing price increases have stalled and now foreclosure activity
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I’ve joined a gang

September 12, 2014 in Politics

Here’s my first foray into the Glazov Gang. I’m in very good company.

75% of groups IRS targeted were conservative, 5% liberal

September 8, 2014 in FEDERAL GOVT, IRS, Uncategorized

Judicial Watch demands to know what was meant by reference donor list “secret research project”. I’ll ask about it when the president of the group joins me on KOGO Radio today.

Portland school gets “F” in economics and recycling for dumping good equipment

September 7, 2014 in Government Waste, Portland Oregon, Portland Public schools

Citizen Journalist Daylight Disinfectant gives Portland’s Lincoln High School a lesson in economics, recycling–and smarts

Rees Lloyd: “Defiant” the story you must read

September 7, 2014 in POW, Rees Lloyd, Uncategorized, War

VictoriaTaft.com Blogforce member Rees Lloyd recommends “Defiant” by Alvin Townley to remind us of the sacrifice and heroes from Vietnam

The most troubling *video* you’ll see today on America’s decay.

September 7, 2014 in Culture

This troubling video shows we’ve sunk to an entirely new low here, folks.

Unions rain money on Kitzhaber in Oregon governor’s race

September 5, 2014 in Dr. Do Over, Kitzhaber, Oregon, Uncategorized, Unions

The Oregon governor receives $200,000.00 in late campaign donations–including some from his employees.