NEW MARCH 16th CHAIRMAN'S REPORT ONLINE -In this issue: Radical imam says Sharia will replace Constitution / Terror attack on our troops in Germany / Congressman King stands firm / Atheists and leftists rally in support of Ground Zero Mosque / Christians in Egypt under attack / Romantic relationship leads to widespread violence / Can democracy survive in the Middle East?
OBAMA EXITS LIBYA - Within the last 24 hours the Obama Administration announced that US air power was being withdrawn from the Libyan civil war. Up to now, Obama has backed "rebels" whose military leader fought against American troops in Afghanistan. Obama claims he still backs the rebels in Libya, and has encouraged U.S. "allies" to continue the fight. There are reports that CIA operatives are still on the ground assisting the Libyan rebels, many of whom previously fought the U.S. in Afghanistan.
REPUBLICANS FINALLY TARGET THE LEFT'S PETS - Politico, which leans to the left, published an article that detailed the House Republicans' agenda of "defunding, investigating and otherwise beating up on liberal causes." The article went on to say: ' At every turn, the GOP is attacking sacred cows of the left. The party has already voted to kill all federal funding for Planned Parenthood, a longtime conservative nemesis. NPR may lose its federal support. Republicans have targeted the Environmental Protection Agency for investigation and are moving to kill a federal program that benefits environmental activist groups like Defenders of Wildlife." All real conservatives can say is "At last they get it." Read at Politico.
AARP SELLS INSURANCE? DAH! - The Ways and Means Committee has just made an amazing discovery. AARP makes tens of millions of dollars a year referring its members to high cost insurance plans. The CEO of AARP and other executives make huge salaries, and the organization benefited from the Obama health care bill it helped to pass. 60Plus chairman Jim Martin said the revelations are not really new, but need to be stopped. His organization is an alternative to AARP. Congressional report on AARP
BANGLADESH GIRL WHIPPED TO DEATH - Hena Akhter was raped by an older married man when she was just 14 years old. The imam and elders of her village in the Shariatpur district found her guilty of adultery for being raped. A fatwa was issued by the village imam that she receive 101 lashes. At 70 lashes she fell unconscious and died. She was taken to a nearly hospital where her death was ruled a suicide. Bangladesh is one of the "moderate" Islamic nations where Kohl's department stores buy a large percentage of clothing because of the near slave labor wages paid there.
WILDERS ATTACKS MULTICULTURALISM - Dutch Parliamentarian Geert Wilders , who is under 24 hour a day guard because of fatwas issued against his life, made an important speech in Rome on multiculturalism. Wilders was just a few years ago an outcast whom the Dutch government wanted to jail and shut up the truth about violent Islam in Europe. Today he heads the third largest political party in the Netherlands. Read more