Ron Paul’s speech praises private charity – Convoy of Hope

Mr. Speaker, one of the great economic fallacies of our time is that if government doesn’t do something, no one will.  This disastrous fallacy underlies much of our national debate concerning heath care, education, poverty, housing, and disaster relief, to name just a few issues.   But today I rise to applaud an organization that stands in stark More...

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By Brandon Jones On Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Transcript: President Obama AP speech

Obama: “Thank you very much.  (Applause.)  Please have a seat.  Well, good afternoon, and thank you to Dean Singleton and the board of the Associated Press for inviting me here today.  It is a pleasure More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, March 21st, 2012

Mitt Romney wins Illinois, targets Obama in speech – VIDEO

Mitt Romney padded his commanding lead in the race for delegates, winning at least 41 of the 54 contested delegates in Illinois, according to CNN estimates. During his victory speech, the former Massachusetts Governor More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Five years ago Barack Obama announced his run for President

February 10, 2007 was a cold day in Springfield, Illinois as then Senator Barack Obama announced at the Old State Capitol Building his intentions to run for President of the United States of America. Just under More...

By Sierra Jones On Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Ronald Reagan Speech: Time for Choosing – transcript

A TIME FOR CHOOSING (The Speech – October 27, 1964) Thank you. Thank you very much. Thank you and good evening. The sponsor has been identified, but unlike most television programs, the performer hasn’t More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, January 25th, 2012
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Transcript 2012 President Obama’s State of the Union Speech

Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, distinguished guests, and fellow Americans: Last month, I went to Andrews Air Force Base and welcomed home some of our last troops to serve in Iraq. Together, More...

By deskofbrian On Sunday, September 11th, 2011

Michael Moore: “I was the most hated man in America”

In his 2003 Oscar acceptance speech, Michael Moore denounced President Bush and the invasion of Iraq. Overnight he became the most hated man in America. In an exclusive extract from his new book, “Here Comes Trouble,” More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, September 8th, 2011

President Obama job speech – September 8, 2011 transcript

ADDRESS BY THE PRESIDENT TO A JOINT SESSION OF CONGRESS THE PRESIDENT: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, and fellow Americans: Tonight we meet at an urgent time for our country. We continue to More...

By deskofbrian On Sunday, August 28th, 2011

Mother Teresa: National Prayer Breakfast Speech Against Abortion – Feb 3,1994 VIDEO

“Jesus makes Himself the hungry one, the naked one, the homeless one, the unwanted one…” Introduction to Mother Teresa’s speech Every year in Washington, D.C., political and religious leaders More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

WATCH: Marco Rubio speech as Reagan Presidential Library

Senator Marco Rubio at the Reagan Presidential Library August 23, 2011 The answer to what the proper role of government is really lies in what kind of country we want to have. And I think the vast majority of Americans More...