Obama was ‘too busy’ to help Democrats recall Scott Walker

Obama was ‘too busy’ to help Democrats recall Scott Walker

President Barack Obama now claims he was too busy to help fellow Democrats throw union-busting Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker out of office in last week’s recall election. “As President of the United States, I’ve got a lot of responsibilities,” Obama told Green Bay radio station WBAY in an interview. “Obviously, I would have loved to […]

Pro-Obama groups shell out $4 milion for Spanish language ad blitz against Romney

Si habla Espanol? If you do speak Spanish then be prepared for a barrage of anti-Mitt Romney ads on your TV because pro-Obama Priorities USA “Super PAC” and the Service Employees International Union are footing the bill for a $ million ad blitz aimed at using the presumptive GOP nominee’s words against him. Priorities senior […]

Liberal’s lament: Obama is just ‘too damn moderate’

Liberal’s lament: Obama is just ‘too damn moderate’

It’s no fun being a liberal when Barack Obama is President. The left feels left out by a Democratic President they feel is “too damn moderate.” While conservatives condemn Obama as a “big government liberal,” those on the left feel Obama has sold out their causes too many times. “He’s a damn moderate if he’s […]

Rand Paul’s endorsement of Romney sparks revolt from his father’s flock

Rand Paul’s endorsement of Romney sparks revolt from his father’s flock

In a move that angered many of his father’s legon of die-hard supporters, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul Thursday endorsed former Massaschussets Gov. Mitt Romney for President. “The time is right” to endorse Romney, Paul said on Sean Hannity‘s Fox News Show, adding that “my first choice has always been my father.” Rand Paul’s endorsement of […]

Show me the money: Romney beats Obama in May campaign fundraising

Show me the money: Romney beats Obama in May campaign fundraising

With the Republican presidential nomination assured, Mitt Romney is now focused on beating incumbent President Barack Obama at the polls and in campaign fundraising and the former Massachusetts Governor scored a big win in May by besting the President’s vaunted campaign cash machine. Romney and the GOP raised $76 million in May — $12 million […]

Third party politics: Will a niche in time help Stein?

Third party politics: Will a niche in time help Stein?

Looking for an alternative in this 2012 election season with its cookie-cutter, lackluster cast of Presidential wannabes? Well, there’s always Jill Stein, the presumptive nominee for the Green Party. Stein’s platform?  Legalizing marijuana, downsizing the military, taxing Wall Street transactions, a guaranteed college education and a vague, government-funded program that she says will eliminate unemployment […]

Oh, we almost forgot: Romney wins five more primaries and now has 1,398 delegates

Oh, we almost forgot:  Romney wins five more primaries and now has 1,398 delegates

Oh, by the way, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won five more state GOP primaries Tuesday, adding to his delegate count. While the Wisconsin recall election captured most of the attention, Romney quietly increased his delegate count to 1,398 — well over the 1,144 needed to capture the nomination on the first ballot at the […]

A ‘Summertime Blues’ tour of Washington

A ‘Summertime Blues’ tour of Washington

Take a one-minute musical tour of the National Mall in Washington, DC, courtesy of Capitol Hill Blue, Doug Thompson Media and Brian Setzer, who offers his twist on the late Eddie Cochran‘s “Summertime Blues.” Summertime Blues.  Kinda describes the situation facing many voters in this lackluster election year.  

Walker survives recall, scores win for Republicans, Tea Party

Walker survives recall, scores win for Republicans, Tea Party

When the votes came in on the effort to recall controversial Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, it wasn’t even close. Republican Walker kept job, trouncing Milwaukee Republican Mayor Tom Barrett by 10 points — 55 to 45 percent. The divisive Walker, who rammed through legislation to strip Wisconsin’s public sector unions of collective bargaining power, now […]