Tom Barrett lost to Walker by 5 points the first time around, so this is a rematch. Unions quickly rallied around the nominee. “Tom Barrett is a strong leader who will end the political turmoil Scott Walker has brought to this state and reunite Wisconsin to get us moving forward again,” said Kristen Crowell, executive [...]
Amendment One passed by a large margin.
That would be Rob Portman of Ohio.
Richard Mourdock will be on the Republican ballot for U.S. Senate in Indiana instead of Richard Lugar,who loses his seat after 36 years. Mourdock is backed by conservatives ranging from the National Rifle Association to local Tea Party activists to the Washington-based fiscal conservative group the Club for Growth.
Is this Mitt Romney’s way of running to the center? A senior Romney aide told reporters before the speech at a community college here that that invoking Clintonism was devised as a trick to drive a wedge between centrist and liberal Democrats, though with Clinton appearing front-and-center in Obama’s campaign advertisements — not to mention [...]
Almost two-thirds of private sector job growth in the last five decades occurred with Democrats in the White House. “The BGOV Barometer shows that since Democrat John F. Kennedy took office in January 1961, non-government payrolls in the U.S. swelled by almost 42 million jobs under Democrats, compared with 24 million for Republican presidents… Democrats [...]
Arsenal Tech High School expelled 17-year-old Darnell Young for bringing a stun gun to school. His mother gave it to him to protect him from students who were bullying him. After months of what Young calls relentless taunting and physical violence, his mom, Chelisa Grimes, gave him the stun gun for self-defense, and to reverse [...]
• The man behind the so-called “Ground Zero mosque,” Moving the Mountain author Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf, sits down with Alan to discuss the controversy. • Alan debates Republican activist Joel Arends of “Veterans for a Strong America,” who says he’s proud to be “swift boating” President Obama. • Attorney Judith Browne Dianis of the [...]
Submitted by Cheston Catalano The Greene County, VA Republican Committee published a column in its newsletter calling for armed revolution if President Obama is re-elected. The ultimate task for the people is to remain vigilant and aware ~ that the government, their government is out of control, and this moment, this opportunity, must not be [...]
Submitted by William That’s 32 million Americans who will get fat during the next 18 years, according to a report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The report also predicts that the proportion of Americans who are severely obese, meaning more than 100 pounds overweight, will reach 11 percent, about double the [...]