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I guess it's not so surprising that a guy who was once the chairman of the Michigan Republican Party and is now the chairman of the Republican National Committee's finance committee would tell a tea ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 94 comments on Mon Dec 17, 2012 at 02:09 PM PST with 73 Recommends
I know. "Not another diary about the 47%." It's been done. The diaries have been read. But, we all have stories to share about topics related to the same theme. I would like to tell you my story ...
by Chris Tomas
Comment Count 24 comments on Tue Dec 11, 2012 at 08:51 AM PST with 44 Recommends
A new poll from Politico and George Washington University Battleground has both Romney and Ryan viewed favorably by 47% of the population. Further confirmation of the new Republican-leaning non-...
by cardplayingdog
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Dec 10, 2012 at 05:52 AM PST with 2 Recommends
It's been way too long since my last diary. So, with holiday time approaching, I figured I now have even less excuse than normal for not writing a new diary. This diary is really just a short poem ...
by tekno2600
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Dec 08, 2012 at 01:57 PM PST with 9 Recommends
This pretty much says it all, doesn't it? From USA Today, Nov. 26, 2012 : Three Kentucky counties — Owsley, McCreary and Wolfe — are the only places that rely on government programs such as ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 135 comments on Wed Dec 05, 2012 at 05:00 AM PST with 158 Recommends
By David Woolner, originally posted on Next New Deal Click here to subscribe to the Roosevelt Institute's weekly newsletter. President Obama should use the fiscal cliff to shift the debate away ...
by Roosevelt Institute
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Dec 03, 2012 at 09:31 AM PST with 5 Recommends
It was frustrating to watch the way the "mainstream news media" fell all over themselves to report on Walmart employees' Black Friday rallies from the Corporate-generated Walmart press releases. ...
by 51percent
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Nov 29, 2012 at 01:00 AM PST with 6 Recommends
Obviously to be middle class it means you have to be in the top half of family income. It makes perfect sense if you think about it, doesn't it? Or are you part of the 47%? Stuart Stevens: On Nov.
by topdog08
Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Nov 28, 2012 at 01:46 PM PST with 5 Recommends
From the Twitter feed of Dave Waserman..... Mitt Romney is down to 47.49%. Rounded down............47%!
by Spider Stumbled
Comment Count 162 comments on Sun Nov 25, 2012 at 08:13 PM PST with 288 Recommends
I know most people are following Dave Wasserman's tally sheet to track the presidential candidates percentages and see when Mitt Romney drops below 47.5% to be rounded to 47% But it has already ...
by Davidsfr
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Nov 23, 2012 at 03:29 PM PST with 33 Recommends
Black Friday is the day retailers spend millions to get you into their stores. This year, consider spending a few hours standing outside the doors one of the world's largest and greediest retailers ...
by 51percent
Comment Count 14 comments on Thu Nov 22, 2012 at 10:30 PM PST with 24 Recommends
Baaahhhh HUMBUG! If you haven't already heard, many Walmart employees have been told they must work on Thanksgiving. These workers, many supporting families, are non-union workers without the ...
by 51percent
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Nov 21, 2012 at 08:51 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Firstly, it should be said and understood that we did not, in fact, abolish slavery. Where once there was a race-based slavery and its post-abolition cousins, there arose the older and more stable ...
by ShockandAwed
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 10:09 PM PST with 15 Recommends
The GOP sore losers have America up against a wall. The GOP doesn’t care that the majority of the country voted for a candidate who promised to raise taxes on the rich. Republicans don’t care ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 11:58 PM PST with 19 Recommends
While the major media outlets seem not to have updated their presidential election results in several days, David Leip has and it shows Mr. Obama expanding his lead to more than 3.1%. He now has ...
by daninoah
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 06:08 AM PST with 17 Recommends
Cross-posted at Immizen.com . Romney’s most recent statement that Obama won by offering "gifts" to African-Americans, Hispanics and young voters reminds us all of his now infamous 47% comments. ...
by healthy
Comment Count 87 comments on Fri Nov 16, 2012 at 05:01 PM PST with 150 Recommends
Run to the Nearest Exit! A picture is worth 1000 words http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/republicans-run-from-romney/2012/11/15/ba654e1a-2f7d-11e2-9f50-0308e1e75445_gallery....
by rablrouzer
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 06:17 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Haven't seen this yet, but it is so revealing. Slate has the story about the latest recording of Romney after the election: But now we have a second recording. It documents another conversation ...
by Denver11
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 11:49 AM PST with 14 Recommends
Follow this link. It speaks for itself. Ok, I'll add some more perspective...
by zootdaze
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 07:57 AM PST with 4 Recommends
John Boehner and Mitch McConnell need to wake up to the new reality. Ding, dang dong. Republicans lost. They lost the Presidency. They lost seats in both the House and the Senate. The American ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 06:23 AM PST with 18 Recommends