Daily Archives: July 6th, 2012 «

 

Jobs created in June? Try jobs *lost*

Posted by: Phineas on July 6, 2012 at 3:01 pm » 6 Comments

**Posted by Phineas If this is true, then the economic news isn’t just bad for Obama, it’s devastating: The birth-death model, which approximates the amount of jobs gained through new businesses created too recently to be counted in the formal survey, added 124,000 positions, meaning that without the estimation the total count would have been […]

 

This is why California can’t have nice things: idiotic local governments edition

Posted by: Phineas on July 6, 2012 at 1:49 pm » 4 Comments

**Posted by Phineas There are so many levels of “dumbass” in this, I scarcely know where to begin. If encouraging banks to issue unsafe mortgages that are then bundled by the US government and sold into the securities market lead to a national financial crisis, how much stupider is it to seize underwater mortgages under […]

 

#NC8: Rep. Kissell [D] loses support of local black leadership caucus PAC

Posted by: ST on July 6, 2012 at 9:32 am » 4 Comments

As I wrote a few days ago, NC8’s Larry Kissell already has an uphill battle going into the fall election what with being an elected Democrat in a district that has been redrawn in such a way that makes it more favorable for a Republican to win.  In an attempt to appeal to those voters, […]

 

Jim Geraghty

Posted by: ST on July 6, 2012 at 9:10 am » Comments Off

Campaign 2012: Obama’s Super-PAC Advantage

 

T’graph

Posted by: ST on July 6, 2012 at 9:09 am » Comments Off

World: Libya elections: Muslim Brotherhood set to lead government

 

Gallup

Posted by: ST on July 6, 2012 at 9:08 am » Comments Off

Reality: Americans See More Economic Harm Than Good in Health Law

 

AP

Posted by: ST on July 6, 2012 at 9:07 am » Comments Off

Weak: Unemployment rate holds at 8.2 percent, with just 80,000 jobs added in June

 

Politico

Posted by: ST on July 6, 2012 at 9:05 am » Comments Off

Thanks, ACA: Mitt Romney sets GOP fund-raising record