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Entries from September 2011

Obama Trip To Bridge, “Latest Prop” For Stimulus Tour

September 22nd, 2011 · No Comments

Even NBC News’ Chuck Todd acknowledged, “[T]he setting is what the White House cares about,” and correspondent Kristen Welker agreed: “It’s all about the setting right now . . . . The president’s going to use it as a backdrop to try to sell his jobs plan . . . .”

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Native American Contractors Accuse McCaskill of “Anti Native Agenda”

September 21st, 2011 · No Comments

Tough week for Claire so far. She’s dancing around the issue of whether she will attend the president’s appearance in St. Louis next month – lest she face the wrath of Emmanuel Cleaver and other Blacks, and now Native Americans are basically calling her a racist!

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Is Steelman The Comeback Kid?

September 21st, 2011 · No Comments

Most observers had given up the Steelman campaign for dead a few months ago. A poll recently conducted by Public Policy Polling shows the former state treasurer with a commanding lead over St. Louis congressman Todd Akin.

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Dem Caucus Passes “Lil’ Niecey Rule”

September 21st, 2011 · No Comments

The Democratic Caucus approved their new rules unanimously last week. They would prohibit caucus members from accepting perks.

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Democrats, Including Bill Clinton, Unenthusiastic About Obama’s Tax Hike Plan

September 21st, 2011 · No Comments

“Former President Bill Clinton says now is not the time to hike taxes. ‘I personally don’t believe we ought to be raising taxes or cutting spending, either one, until we get this economy off the ground,’ Clinton told Newsmax in an interview on Tuesday.

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Politico: “Moderate Dems Duck, Cover On Hikes”; Press Fact Checks Find “The Entire Buffett Rule Premise Is False”‏

September 20th, 2011 · No Comments

The Wall Street Journal editorializes, “There’s one small problem: The entire Buffett Rule premise is false . . . . [N]early all millionaires still paid a rate that is more than twice the 8.9% average rate paid by those earning between $50,000 and $100,000, and more than three times the 7.2% average rate paid by those earning less than $50,000.

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