This is a summary of the second debate between former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama in a real-time diary format.
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Vice President Joe Biden channeled Raging Biden, but Rep. Paul Ryan held up, holding serve for Romney’s initial debate lead. Starting from foreign policy, leading to the economy, and on to Medicare/Medicaid, we seem to learn more about policy from the people who actually won’t be president. The vice presidential session felt like a real … Continue Reading →
Mitt Romney has wasted months trying to get people to like him. The key to winning lies solely in the debates. Not his heart aching for jobless people.
Included in Mitt Romney’s 47% non-taxpayers, those “moochers” he doesn’t care about, are many thousands of millionaires and near millionaires:
Much fuss was being made about Marc Leder, the wealthy host of the fundraiser featured in the Romney tapes, being a playboy who throws elaborate sex parties, but I don’t care what the guy does with his money. However, I am quite concerned about how Marc Leder makes his money by exploiting federal government programs: … Continue Reading →
When Republicans tell you they’re going to create jobs, this is what they mean. The company that provides cleaning services for the convention center hired 40 new workers for the Republican National Convention. Let’s review how this “job creator” pays his workers: Carolyn Walker said she has been cleaning the convention center for 13 years. … Continue Reading →
Well how about that. It seems Paul Ryan decided to vigorously support stimulus spending after all. Just look at what Congressman Ryan is saying about the value of government support in the aftermath of a recession:
If not for the glaring hyposcrisy, the latest conservative faux outrage over Joe Biden would be funny. No conservatives, your new found concern for the feelings of the black community does not impress me. We all know Joe Biden is not a racist. And no matter how hard you try to spin the words “y’all” … Continue Reading →
While on the campaign stump, Team Romney/Ryan regularly pound the podium and tell us they “don’t want the U.S. to turn into Europe.” The problem is their economic prescription of slashing spending in tribute to the Austerity Gods would do exactly that. If you’re wondering what our country would look like after four years of … Continue Reading →