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American Future Fund hits Shelley Berkley on corruption

Posted: August 23, 2012 at 4:36 pm   /   Elections, Politics, Videos

Shelley Berkeley, who is under investigation in Congress for corruption, is about to face another obstacle in her bid for the Nevada Senate seat:  an ad campaign from the American Future Fund focusing on the issue of corruption. Berkeley was found to be one of the most corrupt members of Congress by the Citizens for […]

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POLL: 47% fear Obamacare more than Ryan Plan

Posted: August 22, 2012 at 3:00 pm   /   Elections, Politics

According to Rasmussen, demogoguing on Medicare may not be a fruitful strategy for Democrats hoping to defeat the Romney-Ryan ticket this fall: Democrats hope to make inroads in the senior vote by raising concerns about Mitt Romney running mate Paul Ryan’s Medicare reform proposal, but most seniors are more fearful of President Obama’s health care law than […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Western Free Press investigates Matt Salmon Obamacare claim

Posted: August 22, 2012 at 10:17 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

The Matt Salmon campaign is currently distributing an email attempting to discredit the claim that he lobbied for Obamacare.  Western Free Press conducted an investigation to learn more about the connection between Matt Salmon’s firm and prescription drug companies.  We went straight to the source, contacting one of his firm’s clients about the health care […]

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Regulations cost American manufacturing $500 million per year

Posted: August 21, 2012 at 3:43 pm   /   Elections, Politics

From Bloomberg: Regulations on U.S. manufacturing may reduce output by as much as $500 billion this year, according to an industry-sponsored study that cast doubts on President Barack Obama’s efforts to trim red tape in the federal government. The Obama administration has established an average of 72 regulations on manufacturers annually, an increase from the […]

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It’s Time for a Change in Arizona Politics

Posted: August 20, 2012 at 3:00 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

Bob Worsley is a good man who has agreed to run for the Arizona State Senate from new District 25.  We have met him, talked to him, questioned him and are impressed with his vision, his values, and his abilities. He is a businessman, not a career government employee or long-time politician. Bob is a […]

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Paul Ryan campaigns with his mom in Florida

Posted: August 20, 2012 at 12:27 pm   /   Elections, Politics

Congressman Paul Ryan, while campaigning for Vice President over the weekend, took the fight for fiscal reform to the nation’s largest retirement community.  He seemed to get quite a bit of favorable press from the local media for being willing to engage instead of shying away from the battle.  The Orlando Sentinel described the resulting […]

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Most transparent Administration in history leaves no papertrail

Posted: August 17, 2012 at 3:45 pm   /   Elections, Politics

This morning Obama campaign senior adviser David Axelrod claimed that Mitt Romney has a “penchant for secrecy” because he continues to refuse to release his tax returns. Meanwhile: The House Oversight Committee is suing Attorney General Eric Holder for refusing to turn over subpoenaed documents related to Operation Fast and Furious. A worker at the […]

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Is GM going bankrupt — again?

Posted: August 17, 2012 at 3:30 pm   /   Elections, Politics

Even as President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden have both been out praising their bailout of General Motors as a “success” out on the campaign trail, the rumor is going around that GM may be going bankrupt again very soon. From Forbes: Right now, the government’s GM stock is worth about 39% less than […]

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Bain vs. Solyndra: Who did a better job investing in America?

Posted: August 15, 2012 at 4:47 pm   /   Elections, Politics

One of the claims currently being used to rebuff the Romney-Ryan argument that fiscal reform is needed is that plans proposed so far ignore the need to “invest” in the economy.  But who actually has a better record investing in America:  Mitt Romney at Bain Capital, or President Obama with your tax dollars? Using private […]

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