The good people of Michigan voted on Nov. 6 for a great woman to go back to the Senate and a great man to go back to the White House. And they did a great thing by defeating the great effort made to stop the building of an international bridge over the Detroit River. The … Continue Reading →
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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 →
What’s the unemployment rate? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, it’s 7.8% and looking better by all accounts.
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 we saw another bad jobs report this month. Third in a row. So what is the guy in charge going to say about it? “You guys are bright enough to look at the numbers. I came in and the jobs had been just falling right off a cliff, I came in and they kept … Continue Reading →
Mitt Romney certainly has a bizarre sense of humor. In the course of a telephone town meeting where he was wooing Wisconsin primary voters today, Romney told them his funny story about his connection to the state. “One of (the) most humorous, I think, relates to my father. You may remember my father, George Romney, … Continue Reading →