- Wake up call for the GOP
Fellow conservatives, there's no way to sugarcoat this. We got our clocks cleaned last night. Yes, we kept the House, mostly due to redistricting by gop state legislatures after the 2010 census. But we lost 2 seats in the Senate when the consensus ...
Forum topic - MBA-policy - Nov 7 2012 - 6:05pm - 54 comments
- So you guys ready for a 2nd Obama term?
It looks like it's over, guys. Obama will win the election by a small but comfortable margin on Tuesday. 1. Romney's momentum after his first debate was halted by Obama's dominating performances in the other two debates. 2. Obama has a ...
Forum topic - MBA-policy - Nov 2 2012 - 2:58pm - 55 comments
- Bain Responds to Attacks on Job Killing
Ex-Goldman, ping-pong-champion Greg Smith is getting all the fame this morning, but perhaps I could turn the discussion towards another letter released yesterday. Months into the GOP primaries, Bain Capital has finally responded to all the Romney inspired ...
Blog entry - M Friedman - Mar 14 2012 - 1:48pm - 12 comments
- Unemployment below 8%
Unemployment numbers revised upwards for August revised from 96,000 to 142,000, and September fell roughly in line with expectations (114,000). The cumulative effect is a decline in unemployment to 7.8%. ...
Forum topic - West Coast rainmaker - Oct 5 2012 - 10:12am - 68 comments
- Your election prediction
The election is coming up, and it's time to make our predictions! Although Romney got a nice bump from the first debate, his uneven and erratic performances in the other two, along with Obama's strong performances in those debates, have stunted ...
Forum topic - MBA-policy - Oct 25 2012 - 4:51pm - 17 comments
- Romney's September Surprise
Some leaked videos of Romney at a private fundraiser with wealthy donors are likely going to make this news cycle a very nasty one to deal with. ABC Report http://abcnews.go.com/blogs/politics/2012/09/leaked-videos-show-mitt-romney-unscripted/ The videos ...
Forum topic - virtu333 - Sep 17 2012 - 8:14pm - 104 comments
- The tragedy of Mitt Romney
For us politics junkies, the collapse of Mitt Romney's campaign is truly stunning. For conservatives, it's infuriating while for liberals, it's pure ecstasy. What amazes me is how someone like Romney can run such an incompetent aimless ...
Forum topic - TheLastCall - Sep 28 2012 - 6:15pm - 22 comments
- Elizabeth Warren and the End of Banks?
Hey guys, Just wanted to hear your thoughts on Elizabeth Warren's election to senate. There has been a lot of speculation that her presence could mean bad news for some of the big banks. One recent article even called her the worst nightmare for Wall ...
Blog entry - billyfink - Nov 8 2012 - 12:25pm - 4 comments
- GOP's minority problem
No I am not talking them to start pandering to illegals or people that come over and start popping babies every year. You have this group that 1) leads in small business 2) is most educated in the country 3) has highest average income, with 30% of the ...
Forum topic - kinginthecastle - Nov 9 2012 - 1:33am - 7 comments
- The Plan to Restore America
It's no secret that I'm a big Ron Paul fan. I actually had the pleasure of voting for him in the 2008 presidential election (to my knowledge, he was only on the ballot in Louisiana and Montana, but I could be wrong about that). So I'm hardly ...
Blog entry - Edmundo Braverman - Nov 9 2011 - 5:45am - 76 comments