Daily Archives: July 18th, 2012 «

 

Jay Carney: Obama’s job council isn’t active because he’s too busy or something

Posted by: ST on July 18, 2012 at 6:15 pm » 7 Comments

Quite revealing (via): President Barack Obama has not met for six months with the CEOs and others on his Jobs Council in part because he’s simply been too busy, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said Wednesday. “There’s no specific reason, except the president has obviously got a lot on his plate, but he continues to […]

 

No more “Mr. Nice Mitt”

Posted by: Phineas on July 18, 2012 at 3:56 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas And it’s about time: Standing before hundreds of roaring partisans in this sweltering Pittsburgh suburb Tuesday, Mitt Romney delivered a 30-minute speech that sounded, at times, like a greatest hits compilation of his favorite Obama-knocking stump speech lines. The president was, Romney said, “out of ideas,” and “looking for someone to blame,” […]

 

NYT

Posted by: ST on July 18, 2012 at 9:40 am » Comments Off

Standoff: Senate Democrats Propose Letting All Tax Cuts Expire 

 

WaPo

Posted by: ST on July 18, 2012 at 9:39 am » Comments Off

Global: Intense fighting rocks Syrian capital, fueling perceptions of a turning point 

 

Hot Air

Posted by: ST on July 18, 2012 at 9:39 am » Comments Off

Oh My: Schumer calls for “limits on First Amendment rights” during Senate debate

 

Andrew Malcolm

Posted by: ST on July 18, 2012 at 9:39 am » Comments Off

This: Memo to Dem press secretary: Probably best not to imply GOP billionaire is a pimp 

 

Shark Tank

Posted by: ST on July 18, 2012 at 9:38 am » Comments Off

Whoops: Wasserman Schultz Has Unreported Second Home in NH, Lives Large on the High Seas

 

Pelosi the latest Democrat leader to suggest other Democrats skip #DNC2012

Posted by: ST on July 18, 2012 at 9:38 am » 2 Comments

Via The Politico: House minority leader Nancy Pelosi says that Democratic members should stay home and campaign in their districts rather than go to the party’s national convention in North Carolina. “I’m not encouraging anyone to go to the convention, having nothing to do with anything except I think they should stay home, campaign in […]