2012

Wake the F*ck Up! – A Rebuttal NSFW! – YouTube – Iron Mill News Service

Wake the F*ck Up! – A Rebuttal NSFW! – YouTube – Iron Mill News Service

Samuel L. Jackson’s “Wake the Fuck Up” video urges Americans to re-elect Barack Obama even as it chides the president’s supporters for a lack of enthusiasm. Why might voters be less than pleased with Obama? Reason TV responds with its own rhyme. Go to http://reason.com/reasontv/2012/09/28/wake-the-fck-up-a-rebuttal for downloadable versions, full links, and more. And go to http://reason.tv for more videos. Produced by Meredith Bragg and Nick Gillespie (who also narrates). About [...]

Charlie Crist to speak at Democrat Convention

Charlie Crist to speak at Democrat Convention

Former Florida Republican Governor Charlie Crist will be speaking at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, NC Next Week. Crist made headlines earlier as he endorsed President Obama for a second term via an Op-Ed in the Tampa Bay Times. We are reminded of former Georgia Democratic Governor Zell Miller, speaking at the 2004 Republican Convention to endorse George Bush after concerns over National Security. The Democrat party launched Republicans [...]

Neil Armstrong, first man on the moon, dies at age 82

Neil Armstrong, first man on the moon, dies at age 82

NBC is reporting that Neil Armstrong, First man on the moon, has died.  He Now returns to the Heavens Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, died Saturday, weeks after heart surgery and days after his 82nd birthday. Armstrong commanded the Apollo 11 spacecraft that landed on the moon on July 20, 1969, and he radioed back to Earth the historic news of “one giant leap for mankind.” He [...]

President Obama’s Schedule – August 8, 2012 – Colorado fundraisers

President Obama’s Schedule – August 8, 2012 – Colorado fundraisers

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8, 2012   In the morning, the President will depart the White House en route Denver, Colorado. The departure from the South Lawn and arrival at Buckley Air Force Base are open press.   In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks at a campaign event at the Auraria Event Center. This event is open to pre-credentialed media.   Later in the afternoon, [...]

Poll Popping For Numbers Junkies  By Bob Grundfest

Poll Popping For Numbers Junkies By Bob Grundfest

After a respite following the Supreme Court’s decision in the health care case, a flurry of polls has been released in the past two days showing the presidential race nationally and in the states to be close, but slightly in the president’s favor. The best news for Obama comes in a PPP poll of Wisconsin that shows Obama leading Romney by 50-44%. What makes this result even more impressive is [...]

President Obama’a Schedule – Bus Tour – Friday July 6 2012

President Obama’a Schedule – Bus Tour – Friday July 6 2012

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR FRIDAY, JULY 6, 2012 In the morning, the President will tour Summer Garden Food Manufacturing in Boardman, Ohio. There will be travel pool coverage of this tour.   Later in the morning, the President will deliver remarks at a campaign event at Dobbins Elementary School in Poland, Ohio. The President’s remarks are open to pre-credentialed media. In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks [...]

CNN Poll: Romney Leads in Battleground States

CNN Poll: Romney Leads in Battleground States

President Barack Obama maintains a slight and statistically insignificant edge over Mitt Romney nationally, according to a new CNN/ORC International poll, but Romney leads Obama in critical battleground states. Obama leads Romney nationally by three percentage points, 49 to 46, with 4 percent of those saying they would vote for another candidate or neither candidate, which is inside the poll’s margin of error. In the 15 states CNN calls battleground [...]

6/30/12 – Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) Delivers Weekly GOP Address On The Need To Repeal Obamacare – YouTube

6/30/12 – Sen. John Barrasso (R-WY) Delivers Weekly GOP Address On The Need To Repeal Obamacare – YouTube

In the Weekly Republican Address, U.S. Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wyoming) calls for full repeal of Obamacare following the Supreme Court’s decision this week to uphold the President’s health law. A doctor who has practiced medicine for 25 years, Sen. Barrasso says the Court’s ruling did nothing to improve the failed health care law: “It remains unworkable, unaffordable, and very unpopular.” Sen. Barrasso says congressional Republicans are committed to repealing Obamacare [...]

President Obama’s Weekend Schedule for June 30 – July 2, 2012

President Obama’s Weekend Schedule for June 30 – July 2, 2012

WEEKEND GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR SATURDAY, JUNE 30, 2012, SUNDAY, JULY 1, 2012, AND MONDAY, JULY 2, 2012 On Saturday, the President will depart the White House for Camp David.  The departure from the South Lawn is open press.   The President will remain at Camp David through Tuesday.     Saturday, June 30, 2012   EDT   11:00AM          Pool Call Time   12:15PM          THE PRESIDENT departs the White House [...]

Read Today’s Supreme Court Decisions – SCOTUS Health Care – June 28, 2012 – Full Text

Read Today’s Supreme Court Decisions – SCOTUS Health Care – June 28, 2012 – Full Text

Today’s Supreme Court Decisions for  June 28, 2012 will be on the Health Care Cases.  Politisite will post each decision will be posted in Adobe Acrobat PDF format as they are released from the SCOTUS. Keep checking back after 10 a.m. East, 7 a.m. West and we will post a full text of each decision. National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius (healthcare decisions) United States v. Alvarez First American [...]

Obama Wins on Empathy, Romney on Ability to Manage Government

Obama Wins on Empathy, Romney on Ability to Manage Government

Copyright © 2012 Gallup, Inc. All rights reserved. Gallup®, A8™, Business Impact Analysis™, CE11®, Clifton StrengthsFinder®, the 34 Clifton StrengthsFinder theme names, Customer Engagement Index™, Drop Club®, Emotional Economy™, Employee Engagement Index™, Employee Outlook Index™, Follow This Path™, Gallup Brain®, Gallup Consulting®, Gallup Business Journal™, Gallup Management Journal®, GMJ®, Gallup Press®, Gallup Publishing™, Gallup Tuesday Briefing®, Gallup University®, HumanSigma®, I10™, L3™, PrincipalInsight™, Q12®, SE25™, SF34®, SRI®, Strengths Spotlight™, Strengths-Based Selling™, [...]

President Obama’s Tuesday Schedule – June 26, 2012 – 3 More Campaign Events

President Obama’s Tuesday Schedule – June 26, 2012 – 3 More Campaign Events

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR TUESDAY, JUNE 26, 2012 In the morning, the President will depart Boston, Massachusetts en route Atlanta, Georgia.  The departure from Boston Logan International Airport and the arrival at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport are open press. In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks at a campaign event at the Westin Peachtree Plaza Hotel. This event is pooled for television, and open to stills and [...]

Read Today’s Supreme Court Decisions – SCOTUS June 25, 2012 – Full Text

Read Today’s Supreme Court Decisions – SCOTUS June 25, 2012 – Full Text

Here are Today’s Supreme Court Decisions for  June 25, 2012. Four to Seven decisions are expected today and will be posted as the they are released from the SCOTUS.  The full Opinions will be in PDF format We expect Health Care and or SB1070 decisions today.  Today is the last calender day at the Supreme Court, some sources are stating that the court may release  only four decisions and the [...]

Hispanic Voters Put Other Issues Before Immigration

Hispanic Voters Put Other Issues Before Immigration

PRINCETON, NJ — U.S. Hispanics prioritize immigration, healthcare, and unemployment to equal degrees, according to a new USA Today/Gallup poll asking about the importance of six national policy issues. Twenty percent of Hispanics each mention one of the top three issues as mattering most to them, while 17% name economic growth, 11% name the gap between the rich and poor, and 7% name the federal budget deficit. Hispanic registered voters, [...]