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Alabama cheers ruling on immigration law – Washington Times

Alabama cheers ruling on immigration law – Washington Times

A federal judge on Wednesday said Alabama law enforcement officers can try to check the immigration status of those they suspect are in the country illegally, but blocked other parts of the state’s new crackdown law, which is the toughest in the country. U.S. District Judge Sharon Lovelace Blackburn said Alabama is allowed to tread anywhere that federal law doesn’t explicitly prohibit states from acting, which means the state can […]

President Obama, White House, and Press Breifing Schedule for Thursday, September 29, 2011

President Obama, White House, and Press Breifing Schedule for Thursday, September 29, 2011

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2011 In the morning, the President will receive the Presidential Daily Briefing in the Oval Office. The President will then meet with senior advisors.  These meetings are closed press. Later in the morning, the President will meet with Secretary of the Treasury Geithner in the Oval Office. This meeting is closed press. Also in the morning, the President will be interviewed […]

DoD US Military Casualties in Afghanistan as of 23 September 2011

DoD US Military Casualties in Afghanistan as of 23 September 2011

By Karl Gotthardt, Politisite Canadian and Military Editor This has been a politically charged week in world affairs.  As leaders of nations around the world met in New York City at the United Nations, there were discussions on the way ahead in Libya, what to do about Syria and other trouble spots in the Middle East.   The Israeli/ Palestine issue caught the headlines, with highly charged speeches by President Obama, […]

2012 Presidential Matchups – Cain Trails Obama by Only 5 Points

2012 Presidential Matchups – Cain Trails Obama by Only 5 Points

Herman Cain did well in last week’s GOP debate and won a decisive straw poll victory in Florida, but his numbers in a general election match-up against President Obama are little changed. A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey of Likely U.S. Voters finds that Obama earns 39% support while Cain attracts 34%. In that match-up, 14% prefer some other candidate, and 14% are undecided. (To see survey question wording, click […]

Dinner with Obama  Raffle down from 5 Dollars 3?

Dinner with Obama Raffle down from 5 Dollars 3?

Clipping Coupons has become a normal activity for Americans.  I guess the White House didn’t raise the money needed for this Month as FLOTUS Michelle Obama, has discounted the illegal national raffle to from five dollars per chance to three.  Maybe next they will issue scratch offs. This Raffle has gone so far as the White House sending out Text Messages to those who sent the messages to Obama for […]

Fox News Poll: Romney Leads, Cain in Now a Top Tier Candidate

Fox News Poll: Romney Leads, Cain in Now a Top Tier Candidate

Three September debates have shaken-up the race for the Republican presidential nomination. Herman Cain has jumped into the top tier. Rick Perry’s stumbled. Mitt Romneys holding steady. And Michele Bachmann is hitting bottom. That’s according to a Fox News poll released Wednesday. The new poll found Cain’s support has nearly tripled among GOP primary voters to 17 percent. That’s up from 6 percent before this month’s debates, and puts him […]

Romney Leads Perry in latest  Florida Poll

Romney Leads Perry in latest Florida Poll

Following a debate performance that many dubbed disastrous, Rick Perry has ceded the position of frontrunner in Florida to Mitt Romney, according to a Public Policy Polling poll released Wednesday. The poll found that 30 percent of Florida Republican primary voters would vote for Mitt Romney, while 24 percent would vote for Rick Perry. Newt Gingrich, the only other candidate to break double digits, is in third with 10 percent. […]

Mitt Romney And The Era Of Jimmy Carter

Mitt Romney And The Era Of Jimmy Carter

by Edmund Jenks, Politisite Editor, West Coast Stagflation, the worst of both worlds (anemic economic growth and high inflation) brings back less than fond memories of the 1970’s, along with the misery index, which is calculated adding the inflation rate to the unemployment rate. Until the 1960’s, Keynesian economists had thought that those two economic events couldn’t happen at the same time. Welcome home to the era of Jimmy Carter […]

Obama Class Warfare – Yuck! –  Ted Leonsis Take

Obama Class Warfare – Yuck! – Ted Leonsis Take

My dad was a waiter. My mom was a secretary. Neither attended college. I grew up in Brooklyn, NY and Lowell, Massachusetts. I attended public schools. My parents – in their best year – earned $31,000 combined. My dad worked for tips – often received in change – as he worked a counter for breakfast and lunch at a diner. My dad, too, once lost his job. I remember the […]

Unemployed?  There is a card for that – Hallmark

Unemployed? There is a card for that – Hallmark

Finally a sector that is hiring, the Unemployment section at Hallmark – The President can add that to Jobs created or Saved INDIANAPOLIS (NBC) — In the business of selling sentiments, there’s a card for everything, from traditional occasions to unique needs: cards with sound, cards for holidays, cards for losing a tooth. But losing a job? Yes, now there’s a card for that too. Hallmark recently rolled out a […]