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Tweet of the Day: @JoshRomney zings @SenatorReid on #TaxDay

Posted by: ST on April 15, 2014 at 6:31 pm » 2 Comments

I love it! Hey @SenatorReid here's a shot of @MittRomney paying taxes. Does it every year. It's how you get your paycheck. pic.twitter.com/DwSMXzYhuR — Josh Romney (@joshromney) April 15, 2014 Now THAT is how it’s done, y’all.

 

Democrats’ “Look it’s Elvis!” strategy not playing on Main Street?

Posted by: Phineas on April 14, 2014 at 2:33 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The Democrats would really rather you talk about anything other than Obamacare, which has become a huge millstone around the neck of their political fortunes (1). To distract you from this anti-constitutional monstrosity and rally their base voters, they’re desperately deploying the weapons that have served them so well in the past, […]

 

DCCC Chair: GOP base motivated by racism “to a significant extent”

Posted by: ST on April 14, 2014 at 9:34 am » 2 Comments

Well, it’s a crucial election year and the last one of Obama’s final term in office where he and his party still feel they have a significant amount ‘left to accomplish.’ So what better way (for them) to try to play on the emotions of voters than to do what the left does best? Trot […]

 

Scott Brown begins #NHSEN campaign w/ ad in his iconic GMC truck

Posted by: ST on April 11, 2014 at 10:51 am » 3 Comments

The Hill reports this morning that former Massachusetts Senator Scott Brown has officially declared he’s running in the New Hampshire Senate race to try and defeat incumbent Democrat Senator Jeanne Shaheen, and that he will crank up his campaign up by stirring up memories of his miracle winning campaign in Massachusetts from 2010: New Hampshire […]

 

On “#EqualPay” issue, #NCSEN’s @KayHagan is quite the hypocrite

Posted by: ST on April 8, 2014 at 7:12 pm » 2 Comments

If you check out Senator Kay Hagan’s campaign Twitter feed today, you’ll see she’s joining other Democrats nationwide in pretending there’s a gender wage gap that favors men over women. Here’s one of her tweets on the topic: It's pretty simple: NC women deserve #EqualPay for equal work. RT if you agree we need to […]

 

Panicked Dems convince Obama admin to cancel Medicare Advantage cuts

Posted by: ST on April 8, 2014 at 10:47 am » 0 Comments

What.a.surprise. Not. Via The Hill: The Obama administration announced Monday that planned cuts to Medicare Advantage would not go through as anticipated amid election-year opposition from congressional Democrats. The cuts would have reduced benefits that seniors receive from health plans in the program, which is intended as an alternative to Medicare. Under cuts planned by the administration, […]

 

Jeb Bush to make decision on potential 2016 run by end of the year

Posted by: ST on April 7, 2014 at 11:41 am » 4 Comments

Via Post Politics: Former Florida governor Jeb Bush said Sunday that he will base his decision on whether to run for president in 2016 on whether he thinks he can mount a campaign that would transcend the modern-day mechanics of such a run. Bush, the second-oldest son of former president George H. W. Bush and […]

 

NC Elections Board: Nearly 36,000 voted in NC & one other state in 2012 (UPDATED)

Posted by: ST on April 2, 2014 at 6:44 pm » 9 Comments

This is a huge story that developed over the course of the afternoon here in North Carolina.  I followed developments via Twitter and my mouth dropped open with each passing Tweet as to what the NC State Elections Board was telling a Joint Legislative Elections Oversight Committee earlier on issues of double voting, people being registered […]

 

VIDEO: The (Koch) ‘Empire’ Strikes Back

Posted by: ST on April 1, 2014 at 7:04 pm » 2 Comments

Sick of being personally vilified both on and off the floors of the US House and Senate by hypocritical Democrats in Washington, DC and beyond, the Koch brothers are firing back hard. First, the story – via NRO’s Eliana Johnson: The 2014 ad war is on, with billionaires in both parties taking aim at each […]

 

(Video) Why the elderly are fleeing the Democrats

Posted by: Phineas on April 1, 2014 at 5:47 pm » 2 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Consider this to be a coda to yesterday’s post about the Gallup poll showing the electorally active senior vote shifting decisively away from the Democrats. It’s anecdotal evidence, but still illustrative: Key line, per David Freddoso: “Not only did my premium go up,” this 91-year-old New York gentleman notes, “but my coverage […]