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PEW: Obama Leads Romney 51% to 43%

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, Obama, Polls, Republicans, Romney

First, ,a href=”http://www.people-press.org/2012/09/19/obama-ahead-with-stronger-support-better-image-and-lead-on-most-issues/”>let’s look at historical numbers going back to 1988… I was actually surprised to see that Obama and McCain were tied at this point in 2008, but the Katie Couric interview of Palin in 2008 didn’t happen until late September…and that’s when the tide started to shift. And then you had the financial […]

September 20th, 2012 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Gallup: Obama Sees Modest Increase In Approval After Convention; Increases Lead Over Romney

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, Obama, Polls, Republicans, Romney

I don’t expect this to last very long, especially after the job numbers. From Gallup: President Barack Obama and the Democratic Party look as if they are getting at least a preliminary bounce from their convention. Today’s (Friday, Sept. 7) Gallup Daily tracking update puts Obama’s job approval rating at 52%, the highest it has […]

September 7th, 2012 | Permalink| No Comments »

Even Fox News Thinks Paul Ryan’s GOP Convention Speech Was Dishonest

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Republicans, Ryan

So yeah, he did a decent job at delivering the speech…but let’s check out the whoppers that Fox News identifies. From, well, Fox News… On the other hand, to anyone paying the slightest bit of attention to facts, Ryan’s speech was an apparent attempt to set the world record for the greatest number of blatant […]

September 1st, 2012 | Permalink| 13 Comments »

Marco Rubio’s 2012 GOP Convention Speech

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Florida, Republicans, Video

He did a fantastic job. This guy has a shot at 2016 if Romney loses. And if he doesn’t get the nod at that time, he has a long future ahead of him. Watch… Tweet

September 1st, 2012 | Permalink| No Comments »

Watch Clint Eastwood’s Rambling, Amazing, Nearly Incoherent 2012 GOP Convention Speech

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Republicans, Video

Thank you Clint. Forever. Tweet

August 31st, 2012 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Watch the 2012 GOP Convention LIVE!

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Republicans, Video

Gotta love YouTube! Tweet

August 28th, 2012 | Permalink| 11 Comments »

Paul Ryan: “The method of conception doesn’t change the definition of life.”

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Abortion, Republicans, Ryan, Video

Rape is now a “method of conception.” *shakes head* *sighs* Tweet

August 27th, 2012 | Permalink| 3 Comments »

New Arizona Law States You’re Pregnant Up To Two Weeks Before You’re Pregnant

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Abortion, Arizona, Republicans

This first happened in April, but it was challenged, and now has officially been signed into law. Today from The Examiner: According to Planned Parenthood of Arizona lobbyist Michelle Steinberg, the law will reduce the amount of time a legal abortion can be obtained by women. Steinberg stated that, the law is our nation’s “most […]

August 27th, 2012 | Permalink| 18 Comments »

Todd Akin Cuts New TV Ad/Apology, Looks To Be Staying In

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Missouri, Republicans, Senate, Video

So all of those GOP pundits were wrong? Perhaps. Here’s his new ad… Let’s get one thing straight. Akin didn’t use the wrong words. He clearly suggested that a rape victim’s body could cleanse itself. Also, the word “legitimate” is not a misstep. Especially in the context of what he said. Also, keep in mind […]

August 21st, 2012 | Permalink| 5 Comments »

Todd Akin’s Facebook Page Announces He’s Staying In The Race

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Missouri, Politics, Republicans, tea party, WTF?

First, a screenshot of the status update his campaign posted on his Facebook Page two hours ago. As you can see, the comments are not kind. Still, this is the LAST word we’ve had from the Akin campaign. This is after all the interviews he gave, all the statements by every Republican that matters currently […]

August 20th, 2012 | Permalink| 2 Comments »