Democrat’s war on Moms
Posts: 3 - 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."
Posts: 8 - The Romney-Ryan plan would institute a new premium-support plan beginning with new beneficiaries in 2023.
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Today's Mittstrosity: What Gov. Betrays His Own State? Mitt Does!
Posts: 2 - What Governor Betrays His Own State? Mitt Does! No wonder he will lose the state he governed, his home state, big time.
Are the issues of birth-control, family-planning, and women's use of contraceptives something that should be decided by politicians and preachers?
Posts: 5 - ... According to the latest Bloomberg Survey, 77% of Americans believe that family-planning & birth-control should NOT be "political" issues in the 2012 campaign!
Should the reasonable people of the Mid-Ohio Valley join the national boycott of the sonsors of radio demagogue Rush Limbaugh for his vile remarks about Georgetown University student Sandra Fluke?
Posts: 5 - By now, most know that Rush Limbaugh used his nationally-broadcast radio show to viciously attack Sandra Fluke, a third-year Georgetown University law student who was asked and later denied the...
Are the misguided folks who willingly spread lies promulgated by well-funded PACs like "Citizens United" or "American Crossroads" even aware of the reasons why so much big money is being spent this year to defeat President Obama and progressive agendas?
Posts: 29 - Much has been said in the media lately about the proposed "plan" funded by Chicago Cubs owner Thomas Ricketts to use the hackneyed Jeremiah Wright business against President Obama ..
In this year's State of the Union address, President Obama issued yet another call for "unity" in solving the Nation's problems. What did the G.O.P. "responders" Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and Michelle Bachman (R-Minn.) offer but more hostility and no solutions?
Posts: 7 - Congressman Ryan's "response" was actually marked more by what he "didn't say" than what he said ...
So who "won" the VP debate? While Ryan proved to be more informed on some issues than his running-mate, did VP Biden score by proving that the Romney/Ryan ticket offers only criticism and NO concrete solutions?
Posts: 1 - While I must admit that Ryan was no "Sarah Palin", it seemed throughout the debate that he was hampered by his own and Mitt Romney's past statements about "makers" and...
While "Moderate Mitt" is desperately trying to distance himself from the fringe-elements that OWN his party, how will he deal with nutjobs like Trump who keep pushing the silly conspiracy junk?
Posts: 1 - Poor Mitt! He now wants "normal" Republicans and "undecided" voters to think that he's really a "centrist" on most issues, but he is continually hampered by extremists...
How does the newly-repackaged "Moderate Mitt" explain the ads in Indiana where he endorses the "values" of Treasurer Richard Mourdock who said recently that rape is "God's will"?
Posts: 1 - Rampant Romnesia!!! Romney is on-record saying that he would repeal Planned Parenthood, Roe vs.
Suspend voting rights?
Posts: 1 - Should individuals receiving public assistance such as welfare, food stamps, WIC, etc have their voting rights suspended until such time they can support their own well being.
Is the proposes Ohio Senate Bill #5 another part in a carefully-orchestrated effort by John Kasich's corporate sponsors to eliminate collective-bargaining for all unions - public and private?
Posts: 2 - While most of the media attention has concentrated on Scott Walker's efforts in Wisconsin to destroy the collective-bargaining rights of state employees, Kasich's actions in Ohio - i..
If the Republican Party wishes to survive as a political entity, is it time for its reasonable members to divorce themselves from the "crazies" who led them into the dumpster in 2012?
Posts: 43 - Believe it or not, I believe in the two-party system. I was raised as a Republican and switched my views sometime after 1964 ...
Does presidential candidate Mitt Romney really believe that 47% of Americans are worthless dependents upon government and pay no income taxes?
Posts: 11 - Apparently so, because that's what he told those attending an exculusive fund-raining event.
Will the same old rightwing Republican talking points work for them in 2012?
Posts: 2 - 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...
Art I feel your pain! After the election tomorrow, 99% of these forums will be irrelevant or passe. How will you cean up the mess?
Posts: 3 - I would suggest a face-mask, rubber gloves, and LOTS of Lysol! Good luck!
Will Romney's choice of Paul Ryan as his running-mate insure an Obama victory in November?
Posts: 1 - Of all the possible VP candidates, Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) is the one I would have chosen. The Ayn Rand ideologue appeals to the wingnuts that Romney was losing.
WHY Advertise on the Marietta Times "National Politics" forum?
Posts: 1 - The same two repetitive posters have turned it's status into one as interesting as watching two hamsters trying to turn the same wheel.