Centrist

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Date registered: March 29, 2011

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  1. Never Trump – Anderson Cooper Calls Trump a 5-year-old — July 31, 2016
  2. Some Things Never Change – Jimmy Carter’s 1977 Energy Chat — August 22, 2015
  3. Isis being taken out by US Helicopters/Drones at night — August 22, 2015
  4. Scott Walker: Unqualified to be President — August 14, 2015
  5. Obama Speech on Iran Deal — August 6, 2015

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Feb 16

Obama Presents 2013 Budget

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We now face a make-or-break moment for the middle class and those trying to reach it. After decades of eroding middle-class security as those at the very top saw their incomes rise as never before and after a historic recession that plunged our economy into a crisis from which we are still fighting to recover, …

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May 12

Do the Republicans Have a Centrist Presidential Candidate?

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Do the Republicans have a centrist presidential candidate? No. With the simple answer out of the way, let’s examine the tougher question.  Who is the most centrist candidate in the 2012 Republican field? If it were not for his phenomenal-flip-flops, Mitt Romney maybe the most centrist candidate of the likely group.  Just being a Republican in Massachusetts …

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May 07

Republicans Vote for Offshore Drilling

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The House pass HR 1230, the Restarting American Offshore Leasing Now Act, with a vote of 266-149. The bill is part of three bills called the American Energy Initiative . The goal is to reverse the Obama administration’s decision to impose a moratorium on drilling in the Gulf of Mexico following the Deepwater Horizon disaster …

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May 07

Obama Fulfills Promise with the Assassination of Osama

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Then candidate Obama declares he would enter into to Pakistan territory in order to take out Osama Bin Laden. Republican nominee John McCain’s disagrees, because Pakistan is a sovereign country and an important ally. It is not to often when a president does word-for-word what he says on such an important issue.       …

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May 06

Bureau of Labor Reports 244,000 Jobs Added in April

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THE EMPLOYMENT SITUATION — APRIL 2011 Nonfarm payroll employment rose by 244,000 in April, and the unemployment rate edged up to 9.0 percent, the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today. Job gains occurred in several service-providing industries, manufacturing, and mining. Household Survey Data The number of unemployed persons, at 13.7 million, changed little in …

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May 01

Trump Butt of Jokes at Correspondents’ Dinner

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Donald Trump has been hammering Barack Obama for the last month with everything he could dream up, but on Saturday at the Correspondents’ Dinner the tables were turned and with Trump in the audience, President Obama and comedian Seth Meyers both took big shots at Trump. Trump sat there with an angry, bitter look the …

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Apr 24

National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform Report

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President Obama created the bipartisan National Commission on Fiscal Responsibility and Reform to address our nation’s fiscal challenges. The Commission is charged with identifying policies to improve the fiscal situation in the medium term and to achieve fiscal sustainability over the long run. Specifically, the Commission shall propose recommendations designed to balance the budget, excluding …

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Apr 24

John McCain: Libyan Rebels Seek U.S. Recognition

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Sen. John McCain, the highest-ranking American official to visit Libya during its current uprising, says Libyan rebels desperately want formal recognition by the United States — and might be willing to reimburse America’s costs in the military operation against strongman Moammar Gadhafi. “They want recognition badly,” says McCain, ranking Republican on the Senate Armed Services …

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Apr 22

Taxes, Taxes, No New Taxes…Unless its on Vampires

It is in almost universal agreement that raising taxes right now, with the weak U.S. economy barely recovering,  is a bad idea.  Unless… No!  No unless. Unless we tax the untaxed.  Yes the untaxed, much like the undead.  It is time to tax the undead, yes, tax vampires.  Tax all of them!  Tax all the …

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Apr 22

US deploys armed drones over Libya

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BBC Reports: Armed US Predator drones are carrying out missions over Libya, Defence Secretary Robert Gates has said. Mr Gates said their use had been authorised by President Barack Obama and would give “precision capability” to the military operation. US drones are already used to target militants along the Pakistan-Afghanistan border. Libyan rebels have been …

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