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Carville, other Democratic pros feel Obama is unfocused, out-of-touch with voters

Carville, other Democratic pros feel Obama is unfocused, out-of-touch with voters

Political strategist James Carville thinks President Barack Obama is blowing his chances for re-election with a risky economic message. Appearing on ABC’s Good Morning America,” Carville said: I’m worried that when the White House or the campaign talks about the progress that’s being made, people take that as a signal that they think that things […]

‘Burn in hell Rand:’ The son faces the wrath of Ron Paul’s cult-like following

‘Burn in hell Rand:’  The son faces the wrath of Ron Paul’s cult-like following

Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul‘s decision to endorse his father’s rival — presumptive GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney — continues to bring the wrath of Ron Paul‘s cult=like supporters. “Nothing but a judas.  Burn in hell rand,” wrote Natalie Shipanoff on Facebook. Cody Seggerman Tzm, also writing on Facebook, declared: “Shame on you rand…you sold […]

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 […]

Pop culture politics and the Palin paradox

Pop culture politics and the Palin paradox

According to the book — and movie — “Game Change,” 2008 Republican Presidential nominee John McCain’s presidential campaign staff found vice presidential pick Sarah Palin on YouTube. After deciding to pick a woman to try and help McCain close the gender gap with Democratic nominee Barack Obama, the staff searched the Internet for female politicians […]

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 […]