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Bob Confer

Bob Confer
  • Bob Confer CONFER: Libya no better off — maybe worse

    All of the major news outlets, and therefore most U.S. citizens, were downright giddy over the uprising — and NATO intervention — in Libya.

    November 14, 2011 1 Photo

  • CONFER: Encroaching on parental rights

    Once the government has its foot in the door through the federally sponsored Home Visiting Program, it will have carte blanche to manage all facets of child care.

    November 7, 2011

  • Bob Confer Obamacare & parental rights

    There’s this ongoing belief perpetuated by Big Media that the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) is all about mandated health insurance.

    November 1, 2011 1 Photo

  • Bob Confer CONFER: The myth of the jobs stork

    No doubt, sometime during the Great Recession and its aftermath, inquisitive children have asked their parents, “Where do jobs come from?”

    October 18, 2011 1 Photo

  • Bob Confer CONFER: Ethanol breaks down engines

    It didn’t take long for government intervention in the energy industry to catch up with the economy.

    October 10, 2011 1 Photo

  • Bob Confer CONFER: The feds want your health records

    Most everyone is familiar with the basics of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, best known by its acronym, HIPPA.

    October 3, 2011 1 Photo

  • Bob Confer CONFER: A warning about the WARN Act

    Entrepreneurship has always had its basis in the understanding and handling of the unknown.

    September 27, 2011 1 Photo

  • Bob Confer CONFER: Recognize our hometown heroes

    If you haven’t driven through Holley this summer, you’ve missed quite a sight.

    September 20, 2011 1 Photo

  • Bob Confer CONFER: Tax cuts for the middle class

    In an attempt to stave off financial ruin and strengthen the economy, Washington has invested more than $2.5 trillion in the economy since 2008 in an ongoing series of bailouts that continue to this day.

    September 13, 2011 1 Photo

  • CONFER: The story behind your power bill

    As long as the Public Service Commission allows a pending rate change from National Grid — and there’s no reason they wouldn’t — the electric company’s customers will see significant savings come Jan. 1.

    September 5, 2011