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Now and then, a friend asks me where s/he can find a one-stop source of solid, irrefutable data documenting the failures of Republican economic policies. Usually, it's because the friend is in a dust-
by Dracowyrm
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Aug 30, 2012 at 11:48 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
By picking Paul Ryan, Mitt Romney has sent Grover an important "Signal" ... "a serious roadmap" of "where Romney's going" ... Someone got their Pony . Norquist : Ryan plan is Romney's roadmap (...
by jamess
Comment Count 33 comments on Thu Aug 16, 2012 at 07:27 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Since I heard about Mitt's choice for running mate I have been trying to figure out what Mitt was thinking... why did he choose Paul Ryan on a Saturday? I'll be honest here, I am not a political ...
by Hey338Too
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Aug 14, 2012 at 02:56 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Paul Ryan and Mitt Romney hate Taxes. They are "good" Conservatives. They hate paying their 'fair share' to keep our Nation safe and sound ... and Opportunities growing to the benefit of all -- ...
by jamess
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Aug 11, 2012 at 08:21 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
I heard some pundit saying Dems should be hammering home this point. It's astounding in its disparity. And far too many people still just don't get it . Being the data geek that I am, I broke out ...
by jamess
Comment Count 63 comments on Sun Apr 22, 2012 at 07:40 PM PDT with 66 Recommends
Paul Ryan and Mitt Romney hate Taxes. They are "good" Conservatives. They hate paying their 'fair share' to keep our Nation safe and sound ... and growing to the benefit of all -- not just the ...
by jamess
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Apr 03, 2012 at 03:16 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Trickle-Down Economics works for the wealthy, very well -- thing is it doesn't "trickle down" to everyone else, as the Conservatives claim. We tried that grand Economic Experiment when we gave ...
by jamess
Comment Count 25 comments on Tue Apr 03, 2012 at 11:55 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
One of the most interesting and peculiar characters of the Dracula saga is the pitiful and repulsive Renfield, held in thrall by Dracula and compelled to eat insects, spiders, and birds in a deluded ...
by bmcphail
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Feb 28, 2012 at 09:48 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Why should Mitt Romney and the fabled "one-percent" pay only a 15% marginal tax on investment income ... half the rate charged to a dentist or auto mechanic on wages earned from work? This was not ...
by David Brin
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Feb 03, 2012 at 05:41 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Why do those Corporate Entities invest so much in Lobbying? Answer: Sometimes it pays off -- Big Time! How would you like a 22,000 % Return on Investment?
by jamess
Comment Count 27 comments on Mon Jan 16, 2012 at 02:21 PM PST with 8 Recommends
What was that Free Market battle cry that shocked the world, when it was first proclaimed? Was it " A rising Tide will lift all boats ," proclaimed ...
by jamess
Comment Count 55 comments on Mon Dec 26, 2011 at 10:29 AM PST with 56 Recommends
Here are a few of the Myths the GOP members and Fox News pundits have been ...
by gopre400
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Dec 04, 2011 at 06:24 AM PST with 15 Recommends
From Paul Krugman today: Suprise Anti-Austerians Meanwhile, the IMF ...
by elsaf
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Oct 18, 2011 at 07:32 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Multiplier Effect definition The American Heritage -- New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third ...
by jamess
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Sep 16, 2011 at 07:50 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
The Senator that told us "The Banks own the Place" -- now has another dire warning for us to consider ...
by jamess
Comment Count 105 comments on Tue Sep 13, 2011 at 04:40 AM PDT with 52 Recommends
As we listen tonight to Pres. Obama and the conservative response, we need to keep in mind that there are basically three schools of thought. As voters we have to decide which one conforms to ...
by Glenn Melancon
Comment Count 39 comments on Thu Sep 08, 2011 at 07:11 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
I wrote this piece because I've been frustrated by the scarcity of material written by progressives with the purpose of persuading conservatives and undecideds. So much of our writing is directed ...
by AndrewR9
Comment Count 17 comments on Tue Aug 23, 2011 at 02:09 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
The Pressure is on the Fed Now to Save the Economy by Danielle Kurtzleben, usnews....
by jamess
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Aug 09, 2011 at 08:39 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
If you accept the tongue in cheek definition of insanity being “Doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different outcome”, you would have to conclude that the current crop of ...
by StevenLeser
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Jun 14, 2011 at 09:00 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Lawrence Summers, former Director of the White House National Economic Council for President Obama, is calling for significant additional economic stimulus to avoid following the pattern of Japan's "...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 147 comments on Sun Jun 12, 2011 at 08:32 PM PDT with 87 Recommends