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Raising Cain – A Threat to Liberals

Raising Cain – A Threat to Liberals

By Karl Gotthardt Canadian and Military Issues Editor Herman Cain’s folksy and blunt style has catapulted him in the lead in the GOP Presidential race, according to a national poll conducted by the Wall Street Journal and NBC.  The poll, which surveyed 1000 adults between Oct 6th and 10th, put Cain at 27% over Mitt Romney’s 23%.  This is jump of 22% from just six weeks ago.   The former Domino […]

Wingless, Bloodsucking and Parasitic: Meet the Flea Party!

Wingless, Bloodsucking and Parasitic: Meet the Flea Party!

Op-Ed by Ann Coulter So far, the only major accomplishment of the “Occupy Wall Street” protesters is that it has finally put an end to their previous initiative, “Occupy Our Mothers’ Basements.” Oddly enough for such a respectable-looking group — a mixture of adolescents looking for a cause, public sector union members, drug dealers, criminals, teenage runaways, people who have been at every protest since the Berkeley Free Speech Movement, […]

WSJ/NBC Poll: Cain Leads another Poll, This time Tops Romney by 4 Points

WSJ/NBC Poll: Cain Leads another Poll, This time Tops Romney by 4 Points

CONCORD, N.H.—Former restaurant-industry executive Herman Cain has catapulted to the lead in the race for the Republican presidential nomination, as GOP voters grow disenchanted with Texas Gov. Rick Perry and remain wary of former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, a new Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll finds. Drawn by Mr. Cain’s blunt, folksy style in recent debates, 27% of Republican primary voters picked him as their first choice for the nomination, […]

PPP- Cain Leads GOP Field; Gingrich Surges

PPP- Cain Leads GOP Field; Gingrich Surges

A national poll released Wednesday shows former Godfather’s Pizza CEO Herman Cain leading former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney in the race for the GOP presidential nomination. Additionally, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich has moved past Texas Gov. Rick Perry into third place. According to the Public Policy Polling (D) survey, Cain leads the field with 30 percent support. Romney has 22 percent, Gingrich has 15 percent, and Perry has 14 […]

Pass this Bill or You will Get Raped or Murdered

Pass this Bill or You will Get Raped or Murdered

Last month, President Obama warned us that if we didn’t help get the jobs bill passed, our chances of dying in a bridge collapse would rise. Today, Joe Biden upped the ante while in Flint, Michigan trying to resuscitate the same jobs bill the Senate voted down yesterday. Transcript via Weekly Standard: “In 2008, when Flint had 265 sworn officers on their police force, there were 35 murders and 91 […]

Obama drinks Beer with unemployed man convicted of Drunk Driving and DRUGS

Obama drinks Beer with unemployed man convicted of Drunk Driving and DRUGS

President Obama stopped in for a Preselected photo-op with Unemployed Pipe-fitters at Harp and Celt Restaurant & Irish Pub in Central Florida.  Turns out, through Florida’s open-records law that one of the workers, Mark McKim, of Sanford Florida was convicted of DUI, possession of Drugs. One would think that the Obama Team would have vetted the Unemployed worked for any priors., You know so maybe the reason he is unemployed is […]

Cain Leads GOP Field in SOUTH CAROLINA!

Cain Leads GOP Field in SOUTH CAROLINA!

By Albert N. Milliron It has been said that political primaries are like biblical time, one day can be like a thousand years.  Having said that, This writer, said nearly two Months ago that we thought Herman Cain could win the “First in the South” South Carolina Republican Primary. In a discussion with Meghan McCain, we predicted a Romney Win in New Hampshire (no stretch there) but said that Herman […]

Obama Jobs Bill Dies in Senate

Obama Jobs Bill Dies in Senate

President Obama’s jobs bill was defeated in the Senate on Tuesday. While the vote remained open, it failed to attract enough support to stay alive in the chamber. The vote may end the bill’s legislative life as a unified package while opening the door for efforts to pass pieces of it in coming months. Republican opposition had assured defeat of the jobs bill for some time but Senate Majority Leader […]

Bachmann –  "9-9-9" Would Wreck the U.S. Economy

Bachmann – "9-9-9" Would Wreck the U.S. Economy

Editors Note:  Politisite is reprinting the Candidates Rebuttals Verbatim. “9-9-9” Would Wreck the U.S. Economy Herman Cain’s signature “9-9-9” levies a brand new national sales tax and would further weaken the U.S. economy, leaving American taxpayers vulnerable to skyrocketing rates imposed by future Congresses. FreedomWorks recently illustrated how 9-9-9 lays the groundwork for a growth-suppressing European-style “value added tax”: “[A]dding a national retail sales tax on top of the federal […]