2012 Presidential Election

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  1. Campaign 2012CAIN, Paul and the Talking HeadsRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2011 | American Reporter

    If you haven't seen the video, here's what the newly-minted Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts said about the attacks on proposals to raise taxes for the wealthy and corporations. "I hear all this, you know, "Well, this is class warfare, this is whatever - No! There is nobody in this country who got rich on his own.

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  2. Campaign 2012SMARTER Than She LooksRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2011 | American Reporter

    Before a Joint Session of Congress on Sept. 8, President Obama laid out a $447-billion package of tax cuts and new government spending to help stimulate the economy and create new jobs.

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  3. Brasch WordsTEA Party Snake Oil for SaleRead the original story

    Aug 21, 2011 | American Reporter

    I am a believer in dreams, and when I had a waking dream a few days after the S&P downgrade of our national debt of President Obama packing his bags and leaving the White House, I was saddened for him and for my country. But the great thing about dreams, if they are truly predictive, is that they give you time to change the future, and I'm going to try doing that with this advice.

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  4. Make My DayTHE Ten Commandments of BirthdaysRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2011 | American Reporter

    Over the past few months, there has been a flurry of activity in Republican-controlled state legislatures around the country to pass laws to limit voter access to the polls. From voter ID and proof of citizenship requirements, to shortening early and absentee voting periods, to banning same-day voter registration, Republicans are working overtime to craft and adopt restrictive laws to discourage people from voting.

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  5. American EssayIGNORANCE, not Malice, Compels the Right's Demand for Budget CutsRead the original story

    Jan 5, 2011 | American Reporter

    Tax relief for the middle class came at the price of extended tax cuts for the wealthy and a cut in Social Security payroll taxes that may ultimately threaten the long-term survival of the program. Repealing "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" and allowing gays to openly serve in the military came at the price of a ban on trials in civilian courts for Guantanamo detainees and indefinite detention for many of them.

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  6. On Native GroundALTERNATIVES to AusterityRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2010 | American Reporter

    ANGEL FIRE, N.M., Nov. 17, 2010 -- Bemoaning Queen Elizabeth's wealth dropping to a mere $695,000,000 CNBC-TV's David Faber wondered aloud if the Monarchy had been depleting assets like "sort of Sir Robin of Locksley." This started me thinking about the U.S. political neophytes who try to explain economic realities in terms of both the direct, and inverse aspects of Robin Hood: The problem is that both polarities are simplistic and fail to address the very real needs and responsibilities of both citizens and government in a democracy.

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  7. The WilliesMOURNING in AmericaRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2010 | American Reporter

    While the rest of the nation seemingly rushed headlong off a cliff on Tuesday night and allowed the party that got us into the economic mess we're in back into power, Vermont followed its own political path. Democrats suffered big losses in statehouses and congressional districts around the country, while the party held onto its veto-proof majorities in the Vermont Legislature and elected a progressive Democratic governor.

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  8. What a Huckabee nomination would mean for the climateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Grist Magazine

    As soon as they raised the possibility of running for president in 2016, Jeb Bush and Mitt Romney gathered waves of attention from the national media. And now that Romney's flip-flopped his way back out of the race , he's getting another wave.

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  9. Romney Jabs Jeb on the Way OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | National Review Online

    In his announcement to his supporters today that he will not pursue a presidential bid next year, Mitt Romney took a parting shot at the man who would've been his chief rival for the nomination had he entered the race: former Florida governor Jeb Bush. "I believe that one of our next generation of Republican leaders, one who may not be as well known as I am today, one who has not yet taken their message across the country, one who is just getting started, may well emerge as being better able to defeat the Democrat nominee," Romney said.

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  10. Mitt Romney: 'I'm not running for President'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    After much speculation, former Massachusetts governor and presidential candidate Mitt Romney announced that he will not be in the running for President in 2016. In a statement issued Friday , Romney stated that although he had received tremendous support from donors and believed that he could win the nomination once again, he decided not to run again.

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  11. Even After Speech Fiasco, Israel Will Survive Netanyahu-Obama FeudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Commentary Magazine

    It's been a bad couple of weeks for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. His decision to accept House Speaker John Boehner's invitation to address a joint session has brought down on his head the scorn of the American political establishment and press.

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  12. US condemns plan to build new Israeli settlement unitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Times of Israel

    The White House on Friday condemned Israeli plans to build 450 new units in the West Bank as "illegitimate and counterproductive" to achieving peace. "They will have detrimental impacts on the ground, inflame already heightened tensions with the Palestinians and further isolate the Israelis internationally."

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  13. Fioretti reaches out to Southwest Side for votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Southwest News-Herald

    Two candidates for alderman in the 23rd Ward, and Ald. Bob Fioretti , a candidate for mayor, participated in a candidates forum hosted by the Garfield Ridge Civic League on Jan. 21. Participants in the forum, held in St. Jane de Chantal Parish's Ward Hall, 5159 S. McVicker Ave., included Martin Arteaga, of Chicago Lawn, and Anna Goral, of Garfield Ridge, who are both challenging incumbent Ald.

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  14. Jim Webb: Dems Need White Working People To WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Crooks and Liars

    Some progressives are openly hostile and accusatory toward Jim Webb, but pretty much every progressive organizer and campaign operative I know agrees with his main point. We can win the White House, but we will never get a lasting majority and get to accomplish our agenda without reclaiming the white working class demographic.

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  15. Jake Tapper Not Convinced on Romney: 'His Remarks Are Full of Caveats'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mediaite.com

    While everyone and their mothers is kvelling over Mitt Romney 's announcement that he will not run in the 2016 presidential election, a certain CNN anchor is skeptical of his claim. "The headline says, 'He's not running,'" Jake Tapper pointed out during a CNN appearance.

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  16. Mitt Romney's greatest hits - verbal gaffe editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    Willard "Mitt" Romney, the former governor of Massachusetts and the 2012 GOP nominee for president, has decided to bow out of the 2016 race. Let's look back at some of his most memorable moments and see what kind of bon mots we'll be missing this time around.

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  17. Mitt Romney Tells Supporters Says He Will Not Run for President in 2016Read the original story

    Friday | Scared Monkeys

    Mitt Romney, the GOP presidential candidate who lost the 2012 presidential election, told supporters today that he will not run again for president in 2016 . Romney stated, "I am convinced that we could win the nomination, but fully realize it would have been difficult test and a hard fight."

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  18. An Exciting Elixir for a Stale Statesmen: Mitt Romney Inspires Our Beer of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Village Voice

    It's barely 2015 and we already have our first official casualty of the Almighty 2016 Presidential Election Cycle. Mr. Romney, we hardly knew ye.

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  19. Walker tells D.C. crowd that power needs to return to statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper. You can view today's paper or previous issues.

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  20. Romney: The aura of a serial loserRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    The shiny black hair, the quarterback smile, the lantern jaw. Mitt Romney has never had any difficulty looking like an American president.

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