Daily Archives: May 21st, 2012 «

 

NIMBY: Country club liberals say “hell no” to proposed low-income housing in CA county

Posted by: ST on May 21, 2012 at 10:05 pm » 15 Comments

Via the NYT (hat tip: Leslie – bolded emphasis added by me): SAN RAFAEL, Calif. — In 1978, a year after “Star Wars” was released, George Lucas began building his movie production company far from Hollywood, in the quiet hills and valley of Marin County here just north of San Francisco. Starting with Skywalker Ranch, the various pieces […]

 

Mayor @CoryBooker rescues himself before getting thrown under the Obama bus

Posted by: ST on May 21, 2012 at 8:28 pm » 3 Comments

Here’s how the Obama 2012 campaign treats honesty from one of its staunchest, visible, and popular supporters (hat tip): In Washington, there’s an old cliche: A gaffe is when a politician is accidentally honest. That’s what happened to Newark (N.J.) Mayor Cory Booker during an appearance on NBC’s “Meet the Press” on Sunday. Booker, who is widely regarded as […]

 

Democrats seeking to disenfranchise Arkansas voters, and PA in play?

Posted by: Phineas on May 21, 2012 at 1:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas A few days ago, I wrote about the possibility, albeit it an unlikely one, that President Obama could lose the Arkansas Democratic primary to a little-known challenger. Well, now it seems the Arkansas Democrats, with perhaps a little push from the DNC, are trying to tell angry Arkansans that their votes don’t […]

 

Gallup

Posted by: ST on May 21, 2012 at 12:10 pm » Comments Off

Campaign 2012: Obama, Romney Each Has Economic Strengths With Americans 

 

Chi. Sun Times

Posted by: ST on May 21, 2012 at 12:09 pm » Comments Off

New Tone: Inside Sunday’s violent clash between ‘Black Bloc’ anarchists, cops

 

Power Line

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Media Watch: “Is GOP trying to sabotage economy to hurt Obama?” 

 

WaPo

Posted by: ST on May 21, 2012 at 12:08 pm » Comments Off

Shock: White House visitor logs provide window into lobbying industry

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on May 21, 2012 at 12:08 pm » Comments Off

Interesting: Obama super PAC slump continues