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Republican Rivals Rip Obama on Latest Jobs Report

Republican Rivals Rip Obama on Latest Jobs Report

Michele Bachmann was the first Republican presidential candidate to release a statement earlier today on the latest unemployment numbers. In its bleak jobs report, the Labor Department reported this morning that the U.S. economy created just 18,000 new jobs last month — far below the […]

by · July 8, 2011 · 0 comments ·
Republican Rivals Rip Obama on Latest Jobs Report

Republican Rivals Rip Obama on Latest Jobs Report

Michele Bachmann was the first Republican presidential candidate to release a statement earlier today on the latest unemployment numbers. In its bleak jobs report, the Labor Department reported this morning that the U.S. economy created just 18,000 new jobs last month — far below the […]

by · July 8, 2011 · 0 comments ·
The Thought of McCotter as President a ‘Bit Scary,’ Says Michigan Newspaper

The Thought of McCotter as President a ‘Bit Scary,’ Says Michigan Newspaper

U.S. Rep. Thaddeus McCotter of Michigan, the latest entrant in the increasingly congested field of GOP presidential contenders, might be a rock star in some conservative circles, but his candidacy for the highest office in the land hasn’t exactly been embraced by his home state […]

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The Thought of McCotter as President a ‘Bit Scary,’ Says Michigan Newspaper

The Thought of McCotter as President a ‘Bit Scary,’ Says Michigan Newspaper

U.S. Rep. Thaddeus McCotter of Michigan, the latest entrant in the increasingly congested field of GOP presidential contenders, might be a rock star in some conservative circles, but his candidacy for the highest office in the land hasn’t exactly been embraced by his home state […]

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Ron Paul Leading in Questionable Texas Primary Poll

Ron Paul Leading in Questionable Texas Primary Poll

The poll asked the question, “If the Texas Republican primary were held today, which presidential candidate would you be most likely to vote for?” Nearly a quarter of the Republicans polled selected libertarian-leaning Congressman Ron Paul, putting him five-points ahead of Texas Governor Rick Perry […]

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Democrats Need a 12-Step Recovery Program on Taxes

by Lawrence Kudlow Here’s a question: Why is repealing the Bush tax cuts such a constant obsession for the Democratic Party? Especially the top rates for the most successful earners and small-business entrepreneurs? It seems this is the Democratic answer for every single issue, every […]

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Exactly Why Are the Kids Coming Home?

by Froma Harrop The age of “residential adolescence” is upon us, apparently. Nearly 45 percent of adults ages 20 to 24 now live at home with their parents. That’s 1.7 million more than in 2005. Nicholas Retsinas, a real estate expert at Harvard Business School, […]

by · July 8, 2011 · 1 comment ·
Iraq Vet Tammy Duckworth Making Second Bid for Congress

Iraq Vet Tammy Duckworth Making Second Bid for Congress

Six years after losing a heartbreaker in a bid for the Illinois congressional seat vacated by the late Henry Hyde, Iraq war veteran Tammy Duckworth is again running for the U.S. House. Duckworth, who lost both of her legs and the partial use of her […]

by · July 7, 2011 · 1 comment ·

Why the Civil Service Is No Way to Run a Business

by Michael Barone What’s the fair way to run a large organization? That’s a question that is squarely, and interestingly, raised by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s dissenting opinion in Wal-Mart v. Dukes, a Supreme Court case decided last week.         The lawyers for the plaintiffs, […]

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Roemer to Declare Candidacy at Saturday Rally

Roemer to Declare Candidacy at Saturday Rally

Former Louisiana Gov. Buddy Roemer will announce his candidacy for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination at a rally in Bossier City on Saturday, reports the Shreveport Times. Roemer, whose candidacy has been largely ignored by the mainstream media, formed an exploratory committee in early March and […]

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