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Democrats once against crossover voting now encourage voting for Rick Santorum in Michigan

Democrats once against crossover voting now encourage voting for Rick Santorum in Michigan

How do you spell hypocrisy? DEMOCRAT!  It appears that Democrats are asking it’s folks to vote for Rick Santorum… Why?  They want to send a blow to the candidate that is leading Obama in the National polls and is a Michigan Native.  That candidate is Mitt Romney. Democrats who have launched a full frontal attack on Santorum calling him a religious fanatic are now encouraging their folks to vote for [...]

Nancy Pelosi and MoveOn.org posts Debt chart for Obama, Bush, Others – Misleading at Best

Nancy Pelosi and MoveOn.org posts Debt chart for Obama, Bush, Others – Misleading at Best

Politifact rates Pelosi Chart – Pants on Fire! A reader recently pointed us to a post on the website of MoveOn.org, a liberal group. The post features a bar graph titled, “Who Increased the Debt?” that offers figures for the past five presidents: Ronald Reagan: Up 189 percent George H.W. Bush: Up 55 percent Bill Clinton: Up 37 percent George W. Bush: Up 115 percent Barack Obama: Up 16 percent [...]

South Carolina 2nd congressional district military veterans start ad war

South Carolina 2nd congressional district military veterans start ad war

Congressman Joe Wilson received national attention earlier this year when he shouted, “You Lie” during President Obama’s State of the Union Address. Following that outburst a rather under the wire congressman was in the spot light.

Soon after, tens of thousands of dollars where given to his opponent, Democrat Rob Miller to defeat Wilson. After Republicans got wind of the mass donations to Miller, Wilson began receiving donations from all over the country as well. When it was over, both candidates had more than a million dollars each for their campaigns.

A war, if you will, of sorts, took place between the two candidates early on. One side wanting to rid itself of a disrespectful incumbent and to replace him with a younger Iraqi war officer. And the other wanting to hold on to a leader who is willing to speak out against an over zealous executive.

Four SC Military Generals Ask 2nd District Congressional Candidate Rob Miller To Return $370,000+ in MoveOn.org Money

Four SC Military Generals Ask 2nd District Congressional Candidate Rob Miller To Return $370,000+ in MoveOn.org Money

Opinion-Editorial (Columbia, SC – August 1, 2010) Four retired South Carolina Army National Guard generals today released the following letter. It is being sent to newspapers around the Second Congressional District. “Dear Editor: “When a candidate seeks to serve in the United States Congress, it is important that the people he wants to represent know the source of his campaign funding. “Democrat Rob Miller is trying for the second time [...]

SC Congressional Candidate Rob Miller makes false Joe Wilson/ Jack Abramoff claims

SC Congressional Candidate Rob Miller makes false Joe Wilson/ Jack Abramoff claims

(Columbia, SC – July 14, 2010) Liberal Democrat Rob Miller’s campaign released a inaccurate and unsourced attack on Representative Joe Wilson this afternoon, trying to link him to lobbyist Jack Abramoff. Joe Wilson has never met Jack Abramoff or taken money from him according to the Federal Election Commission (Source FEC), Wilson sure has met General David Petraeus, who currently commands U.S. Forces in Afghanistan. Just this morning, South Carolina [...]

Congress takes first steps to circumvent Supreme Court ruling

Congress takes first steps to circumvent Supreme Court ruling

In response to the Supreme Court’s ruling in the recent Citizens United v. FEC case — which overturned campaign finance law that barred corporations and unions from paying unlimited sums for political ads and was widely hailed by conservatives as a victory for first-amendment rights — Democratic leaders in Congress have begun taking steps to circumvent the decision. Reports the Financial Times: Senior Democratic lawmakers proposed legislation yesterday that would [...]