Post Tagged with: "GOP 2012"

Obama’s Stunning Non-Performance at First Presidential Debate a Classic Empty Podium Event

Obama’s Stunning Non-Performance at First Presidential Debate a Classic Empty Podium Event

UNILATERAL DISARMAMENT & ROLLING CALAMITY:  I was overcome with a sense of nervousness an hour before the debate started because I knew Mitt Romney would come out like a pitbull, BS and all. This was his last chance to take a stand and boy, did he. Yes. BS and all. President […]

by · October 4, 2012 · Elections, WTF
Early Voting for the 2012 Presidential Election Has Begun in Key States Ahead of Debates (CHART)

Early Voting for the 2012 Presidential Election Has Begun in Key States Ahead of Debates (CHART)

Early voting has started in several states, including North Carolina, Wisconsin and Virginia.  Open absentee voting will begin in Iowa and North Dakota on Thursday. Next Tuesday, voting begins in Florida and Ohio. Here’s a chart from Talking Points Memo on the early and absentee voting schedule:

by · September 26, 2012 · Elections

US Consumer Confidence Jumps to Highest Level Since February, Wonder What Romney Thinks?

The Associated Press reports US consumer confidence is at its highest level since February: The Conference Board said Tuesday that its Consumer Confidence Index rose to 70.3. That’s up from 61.3 in August, which was revised higher. And it’s the highest reading since February, when the economy added 259,000 jobs.

by · September 25, 2012 · Elections, Latest News

Mitt Romney to Release 2011 Tax Returns Friday, What About More Years?

Mitt Romney to release his 2011 income tax returns at 3p.m. Thursday, but what about the years prior to 2010?  Paul Ryan and other potential vice presidential picks had to supply 10 years. We don’t want to see summaries, but the actual copies. Seems to me that they have something […]

by · September 21, 2012 · Mitt Romney

Obama Continues to Widen Lead Over GOP Rival Mitt Romney Still Stung from 47 Percent Insult

Obama continues to widen lead:  Here are the latest polls for today, with President Obama widening his lead in battleground states as Mitt Romney continues to face skepticism over his 47 percent insult, even though he’s singing another tune, that he’s for the 100 percent. Right. When donkeys fly. It […]

by · September 20, 2012 · Elections, Polls

Obama Campaign New Video Highlights Reactions to Mitt Romney Insult that 47% of Americans Want Government Handout

I knew the Obama campaign would release an ad highlighting Mitt Romney insult saying 47 percent of Americans are lazy and depend on the government. David Corn from Mother Jones and James Carter IV (former president Jimmy Carter’s grandson) gave the Obama campaign a “heckuva gift.” The closed-door event was […]

by · September 18, 2012 · Elections
Mitt Romney Dismisses Hidden Video in Which He Said 47 Percent of Obama Voters Depend on Government

Mitt Romney Dismisses Hidden Video in Which He Said 47 Percent of Obama Voters Depend on Government

Can you imagine if President Obama had been caught on video at an event for wealthy donors thrashing the Jewish community? His campaign would be over. The same should hold true for Mitt Romney who thrashed 47 percent of Americans as lazy people who depend on the government for a […]

by · September 17, 2012 · Latest News

Poll: Obama Leads in Virginia by 5 Points, 48% Disapprove of Romney’s Reaction to Libyan Situation

Public Policy Polling: “PPP’s newest Virginia poll finds Barack Obama leads in Virginia by 5 points, 51-46. Obama’s lead is unchanged from a month ago when we found him leading 50-45 in the state. He may not be seeing a bump from the convention in the state at this point, […]

by · September 16, 2012 · Elections, Polls

President Obama Leads Mitt Romney 50 to 39 Percent in Latest Pennsylvania Poll

Philadelphia Inquirer poll finds President Obama leading Mitt Romney by 11 points among likely voters, 50% to 39% in Pennsylvania. “The president’s current standing is largely built on his overwhelming backing in the Philadelphia television market, home to more than 40 percent of the state’s voters. That offsets support for Romney […]

by · September 15, 2012 · Elections, Polls

Right Wing Evangelical Bryan Fischer: “If Barack Obama Wins the Election, Republican Party Finished”

Right wing evangelical wingnut Bryan Fischer is sounding an alarm of sorts that laughable — the GOP will implode if Mitt Romney loses the general election.  Talking Points Memo reports Fischer said, “If Barack Obama wins this election the Republican Party as we know it is finished, it is dead, it […]

by · September 14, 2012 · Elections