Monthly Archives: September 2011

Huge Support For Obama Jobs And Tax Proposals

A new Gallup Poll indicates that two out of three Americans agree with President Obama’s new jobs bill, and seven out of ten agree with his plan to close corporate tax loopholes. Yet, Conservatives block their ears and have come … Continue reading

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President Obama and his American Jobs Act

Motoko Rich wrote a piece in The New York Times about President Obama’s new jobs plan and what some employers say about hiring more employees. Rich wrote: “The plan failed to generate any optimism on Wall Street as the Standard … Continue reading

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GOP Idiocy – Lower Health Spending by Increasing It

From ThinkProgress.org by Igor Volsky “Inside Health Policy’s Sahil Kapur reports that Republicans on the Super Committee continue to insist on lowering the health spending by increasing it — that is, repealing the one law that will not only reduce … Continue reading

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The GOP: Anti-American Barbarians in our Midst

Today’s Conservatives have crossed the line from Anti-Americanism into being an Occupying Terrorist Force. They make Genghis Khan and Attila the Hun look like amateurs when it comes to raping and pillaging – although today’s Conservatives  specialize in attacking only … Continue reading

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Conservatives are wrong on climate economics

There is an excellent article on Grist.org, by David Roberts, about the growing anti-science phenomenon amongst Conservatives – and of the economic lies that surround it. The multinationals are behind most of it, using their corporate wealth to produce anti-environmental … Continue reading

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House Majority Doesn’t Have a Jobs Plan

From the Center for American Progress by David Madland: The new “jobs agenda” outlined in an August 29 memo from House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA) to House Republicans is laughable as a jobs plan. But the joke is on … Continue reading

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