Posts: 4 - Just days after an investigation was launched into failed solar manufacturer Solyndra, a Department of Energy (DOE) loan guarantee recipient—the DOE announced a flurry of funding measures for new...
President Obama calls for the minimum wage to be set at $9 dollars an hour. What moron beside this president thinks you can raise a family on $9 an hour?
Posts: 195 - Where are the unions on this? $9 an hour? What a joke.
Scandal - Abuse Centered Right In The Mid Ohio Valley
Posts: 18 - Just today I learned of a scandal that originated right here in the Mid Ohio Valley and spread across the globe by means of the internet.
What are the ramifications of Wisconsin's contract annulment legislation?
Posts: 2 - Even if you like the notion of busting unions via this legislation, where do you suppose this concept could end?
Is the use of fake names and anonymous remarks by posters actually counter-productive to adult discussion of important national or state issues?
Posts: 1187 - While I understand that some posters feel the need for security because they might not want their employers or social contacts to know their views, it's possible that the overuse of such devices...
18 days ago.
Forum reader headcount
Posts: 8 - Based on the low number of active participants in these forums, I'm caused to wonder: how well read the are the comments posted here? It is entirely possible that no one is paying attention.
20 days ago.
Jury finds ex-New Orleans mayor guilty in bribery case
Posts: 17 - Ole chocolate Nagin is guilty as original sin, HMMM who saw that one coming
21 days ago.
Democrat’s war on Moms
Posts: 78 - While her party supports taxpayer-funded contraceptives for female law students, a top Democrat disses a stay-at-home mother of five who has "never worked a day in her life."
24 days ago.
Who calls the shots in America? Is it the nation's citizens, via their duly-elected representatives - OR is it un-elected individuals and entities like Grover Norquist, the NRA, the Koch Brothers, Sheldon Adelson, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, et. al.?
Posts: 44 - The NRA effort to blackmail Democrats in the House into voting for the contempt citation against A.G.
25 days ago.
Will the same old rightwing Republican talking points work for them in 2012?
Posts: 5 - If one has been paying attention for the past 30 years, one might note that the gameplan devised by Newt Gingrich, polished by Karl Rove, and currently utilized by the likes of FOX faux-pollster...
25 days ago.
Is there a concerted effort on the part of some right-wing extremists to distort or revise American History to suit their current idelogical agenda?
Posts: 1 - The Texas school textbook controversy and the issuing of "pro-Confederate" textbooks to fourth graders in Virginia seems to be only the tip of a massive "revisionist" iceberg ..
27 days ago.
VOTE FOR BIDEN THIS TUESDAY!
Posts: 76 - Remember folks, a vote FOR Obama for president on Tuesday is, IN FACT, a vote for Joe Biden to become YOUR PRESIDENT - ALSO!
29 days ago.
Letting a sycophant donor "investigate"
Posts: 66 - What a sick joke. Liberals would have had a fit if GW BUSH had appointed some big bucks lackey to "investigate" an abuse of power in his Administratio.
32 days ago.
Racial Group Guilt
Posts: 150 - This is just to gauge how you feel about racial group guilt when it comes to politics and cultural topics.
32 days ago.
Is the legacy of the Bush presidency rearing its ugly head ?
Posts: 40 - Seems the consequences from the failed Bush presidency are coming to light and there are those who want to go back to those disasterous days , WHY ?
39 days ago.
WHY Advertise on the Marietta Times "National Politics" forum?
Posts: 2 - The same two repetitive posters have turned it's status into one as interesting as watching two hamsters trying to turn the same wheel.
49 days ago.
Are states who do not require Photo ID in order to vote encouraging fraudulent elections?
Posts: 98 - Recently, the obama administration's attorney general struck down laws in Texas and South Carolina requiring voters to show a Photo ID before they can vote claiming it "disenfranchises"...
50 days ago.
When should a person be punished for stating an opinion?
Posts: 467 - As many people might know, 'Duck Dynasty' star Phil Robertson gave an interview to GQ Magazine and gave his colorful opinion on different social topic.
51 days ago.
Comparison: Obamacare and Prohibition
Posts: 97 - In the 1920, the 18th Amendment went into effect and made the US a "dry" countr.