Tag Archive for Election 2012

Romney’s Bain Asset Turns Into a Liability

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Sunday shows were tough for Mitt Romney as conservative commentators and elected officials alike blasted Mitt Romney for not releasing his tax returns. Romney advisors scrambled to reason when exactly the candidate retired from Bain Capital. The chorus of calls for Romney to release his tax returns is growing louder nationally – and it’s certain that…

Much more ado about Romney’s time at Bain – When did he leave exactly?

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Either Romney filed false SEC statements or he’s making false statements to the American people now. Yesterday, The Boston Globe reported that Romney was still running Bain Capital two years after he claims he left the firm, directly contradicting his campaign’s denial that he was involved in deals that led to layoffs, bankruptcies, and American jobs getting shipped overseas.

Under Obama Federal Spending has increased less than all administrations since Eisenhower

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A Facebook friend forwarded this article yesterday from Forbes Magazine written by Rick Unger back in May. The headline in caught my attention. Who Is The Smallest Government Spender Since Eisenhower? Would You Believe It’s Barack Obama? I thought; this is just to good to pass up. I was right. While TEA Partiers, Congressional Republicans, and presidential…

Obama: Betting on America

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Today, President Obama will kick off a two-day “Betting on America” bus tour through Northern Ohio and Western Pennsylvania. He begins his tour on the heals of promising economic news on the jobs front.

California Democrats prepare for the 2012 Presidential Convention in Charlotte

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On Sunday afternoon several hundred elected delegates and alternates to the 2012 Democratic National Committee Convention gathered in a meeting room at the Sacramento Convention Center for the Statewide Delegation Meeting to select At-large and PLEO delegates and the remainder of the delegation. The meeting was a mandatory obligation for the delegation members selected in the April 29th statewide Congressional district caucuses.

Where does Mitt Romney Stand on Immigration Policy?

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News of Mitt Romney’s evasiveness and lack of political courage is spreading. Over the last few days, Mitt Romney has refused to tell the American people where he stands on critical issues ranging from the DREAM Act to job creation, taxes and deficit reduction. It’s clear that Romney either fundamentally misunderstands these policy issues or lacks the political courage to tell the American people what he’d do if elected.