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Did Obama really get a bump from the convention?

Posted: September 22, 2012 at 12:00 pm   /   Elections, Politics

Not much, according to an article in Politico and data from Resurgent Republic: Conventional wisdom now holds that Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney must “change the dynamic” to avoid almost certain defeat. Yet that conventional wisdom flies in the face of the actual data. Consider: Obama led Romney by 2.3 percentage points for all June […]

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Arizona Small Business Association opposes Proposition 204

Posted: September 21, 2012 at 9:50 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

By Jerry Bustamante, Sr. VP, Public Policy + Southern Arizona Region Arizona Small Business Association One of ASBA’s five legislative priorities is supporting education by backing good public policy that improves the effectiveness of Arizona teachers and schools. We cannot however, support education through poor public policy, and that is just what Proposition 204 is. Its […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Robert Graham for AZGOP Chairman

Posted: September 19, 2012 at 2:48 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

LOCAL BUSINESSMAN ANNOUNCES RUN FOR AZ GOP CHAIRMAN PHOENIX, Ariz. (September 19, 2012) – Today, local businessman Robert S. Graham announced his intention to run for State Chairman of the Arizona Republican Party. With the presidential and critical local elections just seven weeks away, Graham feels his leadership would be beneficial to bringing solidarity and […]

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New Ad: Jeff Flake Is Arizona’s Man in Washington

Posted: September 19, 2012 at 9:20 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

Democrat Richard Carmona is President Obama’s man in Arizona PHOENIX – Some decisions are just easier than others. For Arizonans, who they choose to represent them in the United States Senate is one such example: Democrat Richard Carmona was handpicked by President Obama to run because he’d be a reliable rubber stamp vote for his party’s liberal […]

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What is it with Ann Kirkpatrick and hiding?

Posted: September 17, 2012 at 1:45 pm   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

Ann Kirkpatrick cancels District 1’s first general election debate  Voters continue to wonder, “Where in the World is Ann?” Another day, another no show by Ann Kirkpatrick. Weeks ago, Arizona Public Media in Pima County planned a televised candidate forum for today so that the voters could hear from the candidates wanting to represent them […]

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Democrats at the convention: Let’s Ban Profits!

Posted: September 15, 2012 at 2:30 pm   /   Elections, Politics, Videos

Obviously Schiff is asking leading questions. However, you cannot lead someone to agree with something this outrageous unless they’re leaning in that direction anyway. [FeaturedVideo]

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Big victory for Save Our Secret Ballot!

Posted: September 7, 2012 at 11:30 am   /   Arizona, Elections, Politics

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FEDERAL COURT UPHOLDS SAVE OUR SECRET BALLOT AMENDMENT Federal District Court Judge Rules NLRB’s Challenge Invalid Phoenix–In a strong rebuke to the Obama Administration Wednesday, federal district court Judge Frederick J. Martone ruled that the Secret Ballot Amendment, which protects workers’ right to secret ballot in union-organizing elections, is constitutional. Drafted by […]

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In ratings war, Ann Romney beats Michelle Obama by 400K

Posted: September 6, 2012 at 12:15 pm   /   Elections, Politics

In a startling indication of the decline of the Democratic Party and the Obama brand, television ratings were down dramatically from 2008 for the speech by one of the most popular Democrats in the land – Michelle Obama. Most troubling for Democrats was the fact that while 11 million viewers tuned in to catch the […]

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The Mask Falls in Charlotte

Posted: September 5, 2012 at 12:22 pm   /   Elections, Politics, Videos

During an alternate-reality battle between the Enterprise and the Klingons . . . Picard: They’re not even troubling to cloak themselves. Riker: They shouldn’t be so confident after the pasting we gave them on Archer IV. Please excuse the geeky Star Trek reference. That quote has long stuck with me as an excellent (albeit fictional) […]

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