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Republican Fantasyland: The RNC’s Vision for the Future

The Republican National Convention is meeting this week to, I suppose, confirm their support for the Republican candidate for president, and set their agenda. Let me point out that the Republican agenda

Romney/Ryan White House – Gold Mine for 1 Percent

…Also a Financial Burden for Medicare Recipients and the poor Now that we know whom Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney has chosen to run on his ticket, we can get a better

“Rich People Have Rights Too” Says Mr Babs

“Rich People Have Rights too.” Says Mr. Babs “ROBIN HOOD”- A Thief? No; fighter for right and justice against the oppression of The Tyrant Usurper Defender of the poor and the rightful

Looking Forward into a Mitt Romney Presidency

We all have a good idea of what a second term for President Barack Obama would be like; Possibilities of overturning the Defense of Marriage Act and a new look at the

Faith Leaders: Paul Ryan’s Budget Plan is Immoral

Finally, some of those who represent Christ have stood up to the GOP and Paul Ryan’s budget plan. A group called “Faith in Public Life” held a press conference to speak out

A Mitt Romney Presidency Will Hurt the Poor

There are many reasons why someone is poor – maybe they’re uneducated and can’t obtain a well-paying job; maybe they’ve had a tough life or been through an expensive medical crisis that

A Ten Point Pledge to Workers from Lawmakers

The organization “Americans for Tax Reform” founded by Grover Norquist is well known for its anti-tax pledge which most Republican lawmakers and candidates for president have signed. The pledge binds those who

Mitt Romney and Republicans Want More Tax Cuts for the Wealthy

Those who’re making record profits – the wealthy that is – can count on even more tax cuts if Republicans can just have their way. Republican’s choice of candidates to be their

A Nation of Workers is a Nation of Consumers

Is it a progressive idea to see that when people work they become consumers? Is it also a liberal idea that when workers make more money, they spend more money? The answer

Biggest Fear for Republicans Will be an Improving Economy

I won’t be cynical enough to say that all Republicans are hoping the economy stinks when November 2012 rolls around. But, I would put money on it that the Republicans who’re running