Archive for the ‘DailyNews-Politics’ Category

The Chick – Fil – A Controversy

Monday, August 13th, 2012

How a Chicken Sandwich Became a Political Statement in America’s God vs Gay Culture War

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Obama Moves to Restrict

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

Military Vote in Swing State

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Secrecy on the Campaign Trail

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Mitt Romney Bans Reporters from Israeli Fundraiser

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Outsourcing

Saturday, July 28th, 2012

Not a Dirty Word

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Steve Rattner: Mitt Romney Used

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

Every Trick in the Book’ to Dodge Taxes

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Imperial Proclamation

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

How an Obama Dictatorship Begins

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Mitt Romney’s Financial Secrets:

Sunday, July 15th, 2012

Bain Capital, Off Shore Bank Accounts, Oh My!

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Female Vice-Presidential Picks Weighed in the Balance

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

 
Since last week when Ann Romney, wife of Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney slyly leaked the fact that her husband may be considering a female running mate, the talking heads have been breathless with possible vice-presidential picks of the female persuasion. (more…)

June Jobs Report: A Time for Romney to Gloat?

Saturday, July 7th, 2012

 
Everyone has been waiting with bated breath for days for the June jobs report, (more…)

Bain Capital Scandal: Will it be the Downfall of the Romney Campaign?

Sunday, July 1st, 2012

 
Bain Capital is quickly becoming the bane of Mitt Romney’s existence. (more…)

Let the Sunshine In!

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

 
There are reasons for the fact that every state in the United States has made statutory provisions to keep the people’s business from taking place behind closed doors. (more…)

President Obama’s Marriage Equality Stance: Does it Hurt His Re Election Chances?

Friday, June 15th, 2012

 

On May 9, 2012, President Obama made history by affirming to reporter Robin Roberts that he supports Marriage Equality. (more…)

The GOP War on Women Rages On

Sunday, June 10th, 2012

 
The United States Republican Party has been waging a war on women and our bodies since Roe vs. Wade gave women the right to choose to terminate pregnancies. (more…)

North Carolina approves Amendment 1

Monday, May 21st, 2012

 
If the passing of Amendment 1 in North Carolina had two positive results whose sparkle is covered by the tragedy they are: (more…)

A Slice of Honesty Please!

Sunday, April 22nd, 2012

Environmental Regulation & Political Controversy

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Real Problems With Healthcare Are Getting Lost In The Shuffle

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Healthcare Shuffle

 
No one really knows how the Supreme Court will rule on the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) later this year and the consequent affects this ruling will have on healthcare. (more…)

A Brokered Convention for the GOP?

Saturday, March 17th, 2012

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus
 
A Brokered Convention for the GOP is being discussed more and more as the Primary race gets closer to the end.
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Is Obamacare in Trouble?

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

Obamacare on Trial


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Political Marketing in Today’s America

Sunday, March 4th, 2012

Social Media and Politics

Political Marketing and the Politicians

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Who Is This Guy? Shining The Spotlight On Rick Santorum

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

Rick Santorum
 
To his credit Rick Santorum doesn’t leave anything to doubt regarding his views, at least when considering moral issues. (more…)

Who Are These Guys? A Closer Look at Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich and Rick Santorum (Oh…and Ron Paul Too!)

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

Rick Santorum
 
Politics – “A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles. The conduct of public affairs for private advantage.” – Ambrose Bierce
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How Will Economic Warriors Christine Lagarde and Angela Merkel Shape the Future of Women?

Sunday, January 22nd, 2012

CHRISTINE LAGARDE AND ANGELA MERKEL
 
There exist today countries that are connected by fear of the future. Yet they are hopeful that past transgressions and poor decisions will not destroy the struggles of generations. (more…)

GOP Primary Election All But Wrapped Up With Mitt Romney

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

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“I could have possibly beaten Senator McCain in the primary. Then I could have been the candidate who lost to Barack Obama.” – Mitt Romney (more…)

Eric Holder Plays Fast and Furious in Botched Gun Smuggling Operation

Thursday, December 15th, 2011

“flawed in its concept and flawed in its execution” – Eric Holder


 
Operation Fast and Furious was a program run by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (BATFE) designed to track gun sales to Mexican criminal organizations. (more…)

DNA Testing for the Wrongly Convicted

Friday, November 18th, 2011

DNA Evidence Frees Man Convicted Of Bronx Rape 21 Years Ago:  Alan Newton is my Hero

Advancements in forensic DNA testing are expected to improve the efficacy of our criminal justice system, but is the technology being utilized as it ought to be?

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Who manages the benefits and drawbacks of Global Warming?

Tuesday, November 8th, 2011

According to the latest United Nations statistics more than two billion people live on less than two dollars each day. (more…)

LEAP & The Gymnastics Behind The War on Drugs

Monday, November 7th, 2011

According to the watchdog site DrugSense.org federal law enforcement officials spent taxpayer dollars at the rate of $500 per second in 2010 battling illegal drug use across the country. (more…)

Will liberals run big business out of Nevada?

Saturday, August 6th, 2011

Large retailers like Amazon may move their distribution centers, like this one, out of Nevada, if the Silver State's liberal
legislature passes a new Internet tax. Credits: Matt Cardy/Getty Images

It sure can be discouraging to be a Nevadan.

We rank #1 in unemployment, foreclosures and high school dropouts… and now Nevada’s Democrat-controlled legislature may soon encourage big businesses like Amazon and Zappos to leave the Silver State. Yes, you read that right. We may end up ranking #1 with the dumbest legislature in the nation. (more…)

Robot cars in Reno: Will they save or enslave drivers?

Saturday, May 21st, 2011
Google Robot Cars Reno Nevada

Credits: Tim Boyles / Getty Images

In a time when being “first” in Reno usually means topping the list of something bad, Reno residents are amused to see that Google has picked us for something good… we hope. (more…)

Nevada favors transgenders and illegals, ignores the rest of us

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman is surrounded by showgirls... or is he? Photo: Jacob Andrzejczak/Getty Images

Nevada’s legislature says it is committed to solving the Silver State’s economic and education woes… so what did they do? The uber-lib (Dem-controlled) legislature passed a bill that protects transgender Nevadans from job discrimination. (more…)

Plenty of waste, incompetence in Nevada schools, say kids and parents

Saturday, April 2nd, 2011

Why couldn't Douglas track officials see the boy who won this race? The parents and students did. Photo: Kelly Anderson Wright

Protesters who wave “Don’t cut school funding” signs at Nevada’s Gov. Sandoval in Carson City need to target the real enemy: the Washoe County School District (WCSD). These bozos are wasting our money. Big time. (more…)

Senators condemn link between Syria, China, Iran, Egypt and their Internet Kill Switch Bill

Thursday, March 24th, 2011
COALITION FOR INTERNET CENSORSHIP

The "Coalition for Internet Censorship" - does the US really aspire to join this group?

Joseph Lieberman and two other senators who plan to give the US President emergency Internet authority, otherwise know as the “Internet  KILL Switch” are protesting comparisons to Iran, China, Egypt, and Syria cutting off their citizens access to the Internet. Critics say that this will put the US in the same group – “the Coalition for Internet Censorship”. (more…)

Liberals have a mental disorder, says doctor

Friday, March 18th, 2011

Perhaps politics can never be argued civilly... just look at our political symbols: an elephant and a jackass! Photo: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images

A veteran psychiatrist now claims that liberalism is a mental disorder, not purely a political choice. (more…)

State Sponsored Denial of Service attack On Its Own Citizens

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

No, not Egypt – the United States! Legislation for an “Internet Kill Switch” was introduced last year by Sens. Joseph Lieberman (I-Conn.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine) without much attention or success. However, (more…)

The Hypocrisy that is Mexico’s Immigration Laws

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

Marginalized settlement "Colinas del Río", in the municipality Benito Juárez of the State of Nuevo Leà Credit: Benito Juárez del Estado de Nuevo Leà Mexico

Mexican President Felipe Calderon continues to demonize Arizona’s new immigration law as he has since his official state visit to the U.S. last May. (more…)

Powerful Ways and Means Committee chairman, Charles Rangel is stepping down.

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Rep Charles Rangel Dominican Republic
In yet another setback for President Obama and the majority Democrats in Congress, the 20 term congressman from Harlem New York says he will step down as chairman of the powerful House Ways and Means Committee. (more…)

Rep. Baron (I’m an Idiot) Hill To Constituents: “I Set the Rules”

Wednesday, February 17th, 2010

Democratic Congressman Baron Hill of Indiana scolds one of his own constituents at a town hall meeting.  What is it about elected officials that compels them to shove their own foot in their mouths, or another part of their anatomy into someone else’s mouth?

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