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Since 1993, my state has been represented by the same Senate delegation, consisting of Senators Dianne Feinstein (senior) and Barbara Boxer (junior). Of course, all good things must come to an end, ...
by El Hombre Azul
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Jan 18, 2015 at 01:32 PM PST with 8 Recommends
by Jeff Singer
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri Jan 09, 2015 at 05:00 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Zounds. The New York Times has just reported (circa 8:00 PM Monday evening) that Dozens of prominent Republicans - including top advisers to former President George W. Bush, four former governors ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 82 comments on Mon Feb 25, 2013 at 08:49 PM PST with 192 Recommends
Once again, Mitt is moving in with his boy, Tagg, only this time it's into Taggs Solamere business office also shared by Mitt's protege' Spencer Zwick, and Zwick's private fundraising consulting firm,
by War on Error
Comment Count 38 comments on Sun Dec 23, 2012 at 09:40 AM PST with 33 Recommends
One of the major zombie lies that still haunts our politics, is that what this country really needs are the Masters of the Universe in the private sector running the country. Thankfully, by soundly ...
by FiredUpInCA
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Nov 21, 2012 at 04:19 AM PST with 10 Recommends
That was my original question, but it looks like he already is "I just want to make sure I got this straight. He'll get rid of regulations on Wall Street, but he's going to crack down on Sesame ...
by BikingForKarma
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Oct 04, 2012 at 06:22 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Back in May, we learned that A day after Mitt Romney aligned himself with the toxic Donald Trump in Las Vegas, the presidential hopeful is campaigning in California today — with a CEO who just ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 86 comments on Thu Aug 23, 2012 at 08:12 AM PDT with 112 Recommends
Mitt's Mission Impossible will be finding someone with human attributes, charismatic charm, swing-state connections, demographic and/or gender appeal, and the willingness to slip their head into an ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 94 comments on Fri Aug 10, 2012 at 07:53 AM PDT with 48 Recommends
Spencer Zwick is Romney's Karl Rove with a privatized twist: Zwick isn’t employed by the campaign. Instead, he works through SJZ Inc. , a Boston company he formed that has taken in nearly $9.6 ...
by War on Error
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jul 22, 2012 at 01:08 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Money didn’t win the Wisconsin recall for Scott Walker. Wisconsinites voted for, and got, what they wanted. Twice. Still, this election season marks a tipping point for American Politics. We are ...
by Jimmy Zuma
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Jun 07, 2012 at 05:51 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Meg Whitman, fresh off her Hewlett-Packard layoff tour, hosted a lavish Romney fundraising event last night at the swanky Chateau Carolands in Hillsborough, California. In case you missed my ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu May 31, 2012 at 07:08 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
From the San Francisco Chronicle With Democrats portraying Mitt Romney as an out-of-touch millionaire and "vulture capitalist" from his years at Bain Capital, the GOP presidential candidate may be ...
by cassandracarolina
Comment Count 39 comments on Tue May 29, 2012 at 09:09 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
AP is reporting today that Hewlett-Packard is likely to announce a major layoff when it releases its quarterly results, most likely this afternoon. HP has declined to comment, but CEO Meg Whitman ...
by Liberal Protestant
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed May 23, 2012 at 09:43 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
If Mitt Romney shares Meg Whitman's vision of "Jobs for America" ... you'd better watch out. (Brian Snyder/Reuters) Meg Whitman never said she liked to fire people, but on the same day ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 108 comments on Fri May 18, 2012 at 01:06 PM PDT with 63 Recommends
The Romney campaign made another gaffe yesterday when advisor Eric Fehrnstrom compared his boss to an “Etch-a-Sketch” and revealed the campaign’s strategy to “hit a reset button for the fall ...
by AmericasVoice
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Mar 22, 2012 at 12:54 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
As a quick glance at January's presidential fundraising numbers confirms, the unlimited cash flowing into SuperPACs is fundamentally distorting the 2012 election . The millions flowing into ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Feb 21, 2012 at 12:53 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Hoo, hoo, I laughed out loud when I read this headline .
by coquiero
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Sep 23, 2011 at 09:05 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
by David Nir
Comment Count 164 comments on Fri Sep 23, 2011 at 05:00 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
When we last checked in on ex-eBay CEO Meg Whitman, she was licking her wounds ($140 million poorer) from being roundly trounced by Jerry Brown in her failed bid for Governor of California. So, what'
by Brainwrap
Comment Count 71 comments on Thu Sep 22, 2011 at 03:09 PM PDT with 25 Recommends
The right wing's Up-Is-Down World is a strange place where war is peace and freedom is slavery. Their current favorite theme is even more amazing: the poor are oppressing the rich. Consider how a ...
by Tara the Antisocial Social Worker
Comment Count 330 comments on Fri Aug 19, 2011 at 04:50 PM PDT with 542 Recommends