Month – October 2011

Boehner pans Democrats’ supercommittee proposal

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 10/27/2011| By Felicia Sonmez | IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! | Two days after Democrats on a special congressional “supercommittee” released their proposal to trim the country’s debt by $3 trillion, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) on Thursday blasted the plan, arguing that its equal […]

Herman Cain has never harassed anyone, campaign aide says

By Nia-Malika Henderson and Sandhya Somashekhar | IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE? | Mark Block, Herman Cain’s campaign manager, on Monday flatly denied allegations that the former head of the National Restaurant Association sexually harassed at least two women while he was there. “Herman Cain has never sexually harassed anybody, […]

Polls: 12 House pickup chances for Democrats

By JAMES HOHMANN | 10/27/11 7:53 AM EDT Updated: 10/27/11 10:16 AM EDT | IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! | New polls out Thursday of 12 House districts now held by Republicans in four states showcase some prime pickup opportunities for Democrats next year. The House Majority PAC, which can […]

Ignoring Jobs Crisis, Ed & Workforce GOP Pushes Through Anti-Worker, Special Interest Legislation

Ignoring Jobs Crisis, Ed & Workforce GOP Pushes Through Anti-Worker, Special Interest Legislation |Oct 26, 2011 Issues: Labor, Jobs and Job Training, Worker Rights | IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! | WASHINGTON – House Education and the Workforce Committee Republicans today pushed through legislation (H.R. 3094) designed to deny workers […]

House GOP to Americans looking for jobs: ‘Gone Fishing. You’re on your own.’

House GOP to Americans looking for jobs: ‘Gone Fishing. You’re on your own.’ | IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! | Newly released 2012 House calendar shows three-week vacation in January, only 109 work days all year. Oct 27, 2011 WASHINGTON – After a whole year of blocking any legislation to […]

Alabama immigration battle recalls civil rights past

By PHILLIP RAWLS | The Associated Press |First published Oct 29 2011 04:51PM | IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! Montgomery, Ala. • The epicenter of the fight over the nation’s patchwork of immigration laws is not Arizona, which shares a border with Mexico and became a common site for boycotts. […]

President’s jobs bill is trailblazing policy for the real job creators

By Robert Friedman, founder and chair of the Corporation for Enterprise Development – 10/28/11 04:56 PM ET | IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! | President Obama’s jobs bill is getting a bad rap on several fronts, but none more undeserving than the claims that it penalizes job creators and contains […]

Ron Paul Wins Iowa Straw Poll Of GOP Presidential Candidates

Posted: 10/29/11 08:03 PM ET | Trick or Treat | IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! | Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul won a straw poll of Iowa voters Saturday, beating out his fellow GOP contenders by a huge margin. The Texas congressman won 82 percent in the National Federation of […]

Ron Paul should run for president as a third-party candidate

By Brent Budowsky – 10/28/11 09:33 AM ET |The Hill’s Pundits Blog |IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! | Whether liberals, conservatives and true populists like it or not (and many do not), the most likely outcome of the nominating process is a general-election battle between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. […]

Obama sympathy: problematic?

Occupying Wall Street By JULIE MASON | 10/28/11 2:43 PM |IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! | In the early days of Occupy Wall Street, the simple if loosely-defined notions that propelled the action made it safe and relatively easy for political leaders, including President Obama, to express some solidarity. But […]

United we stand Divided we Fall — 2012 Election

by Jeff Carlson on Friday, August 12, 2011 at 12:20pm | IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! I see many comments out there that leads me to think that the Message is in total control of the Right Wing and we need to take stock and look at what is at […]

GOP calls on Dems not to wait, back House-passed ‘jobs’ bills

By Ben Geman – 10/29/11 06:30 AM ET | IF YOU LIKE THIS ARTICLE, PRESS LIKE, COMMENT AND SHARE! | People are so sick of the games that the Republicans play,”Who would believe that the Republican have anything serious to offer the American People” at this point! “We have waited too long” plain and simple! […]

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