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Obama deserved to be beaten in the debate

Posted: October 4, 2012 at 10:00 am   /   Elections, Politics

By now, you have already heard. Mitt Romney trounced Barack Obama in the first presidential debate. No matter what happens from here on it, this debate set a new tone for the election. It introduced Romney to voters who are just now starting to pay attention, and it elevated him to presidential level. Based on […]

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Even most liberals agree: Romney crushes Obama in first debate

Posted: October 4, 2012 at 8:15 am   /   Elections, Politics

Conservatives and Republicans, especially those who follow politics closely, knew that a lot was riding on this debate for Mitt Romney. In any population , those who pay close attention to politics are vastly outnumbered by those who don’t. Thus, Romney needed to introduce himself to America last night, most especially to low-information voters and […]

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First Presidential Debate: Liveblog

Posted: October 3, 2012 at 6:47 pm   /   Elections, Politics

The first presidential debate began at 7:00 local time at the Magness Arena at the University of Denver in Colorado. The moderator is Jim Lehrer, and the debate is focused on domestic issues. (Going into the debate, operatives from both sides tried to manage expectations, as they always do.) The foregoing are first impressions, as […]

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Romney’s Debate Opportunity: Obama’s Top Ten Vulnerabilities

Posted: October 3, 2012 at 11:28 am   /   Elections, Politics

Mitt Romney and Barack Obama debate tonight at 9:00 Eastern. Seventeen percent of respondents say the debates are important to how they vote, but the truth is, if Mitt Romney does very well, or very poorly, it will have an impact beyond the 17%. The conventional wisdom is that Mitt Romney is a decent debater, good […]

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The slowest recovery in 70 years!

Posted: October 3, 2012 at 11:00 am   /   Elections, Politics

ICYMI, from the House Republican Conference: Growth Weakens Dramatically in the Obama Economy THE PRESIDENT’S FAILED POLICIES RESULT IN THE SLOWEST RECOVERY IN 70 YEARS Today, the Bureau of Economic Data (BEA) released its updated estimates for gross domestic product (GDP) which showed that the economy grew by an anemic 1.3 percent in the second quarter of […]

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Did Bernanke Try to Buy Obama’s Re-election?

Posted: September 25, 2012 at 2:25 pm   /   Elections, Politics

AZ Views By Eve Warwick It had been rumored for months that Bernanke was going to perform quantitative easing, round three, also known as QE3. Now, it has happened. Not earlier in the year, not during the summer or before the national conventions, but now. Had it happened earlier, opponents could have pontificated on their […]

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Power to the Patrons

Posted: September 24, 2012 at 4:34 pm   /   Elections, Politics

Obama takes us back to the Tammany Hall era There has been a mass hesitancy to judge President Obama for anything beyond his most quantitative of failures:  absurd levels of unemployment, a skyrocketing national debt, and rising energy prices.  This is a huge liability for those hoping to see a change at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue […]

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Who Are the 47%?

Posted: September 24, 2012 at 12:46 pm   /   Elections, Politics

Over the past couple of weeks I have been bombarded with messages from people who are worried sick about how the Romney/Ryan campaign is handling the message of our conservative movement to replace Obama in the White House. Many worry that Romney is not aggressive enough or not getting the message out. Many are concerned […]

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Obama’s Economy, Healthcare Law Still Hammering Away at Arizona, Hispanics

Posted: September 21, 2012 at 9:15 am   /   Elections, Politics

Healthcare Law Penalizes Uninsured, Hispanics Twice As Likely to Lack Health Insurance PHOENIX – When President Obama’s healthcare law goes into full effect in 2014, millions of Americans who don’t have health insurance will be forced to pay an average penalty of $1,200.  As seen in a new report from the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office released yesterday,  government […]

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