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GOP contenders to debate foreign policy – Will there be a breakthrough?

GOP contenders to debate foreign policy – Will there be a breakthrough?

The CBS South Carolina GOP Presidential debate will be broadcast by CBS News for the first hour tonight starting at 8pm EST and 5pm PST from Spartanburg, SC.  Herman Cain will try to impress and deflect any questions pertaining to his sexual harassment accusations.   Perry, who had a senior moment during the preceding campaign, will have to have his talking points well prepared and avoid another GAF.  Major Garrett, in […]

Rick Perry’s Jocularity prevails when not in a GOP Debate

Rick Perry’s Jocularity prevails when not in a GOP Debate

Perry’s Cornerstone Speech Highlights Char via Perry’s Cornerstone Speech Highlights – YouTube. Related articles Watch: Rick Perry Goes Off-The-Cuff During Unconventional Cornerstone Speech (mediaite.com) Texas Gov. Rick Perry Announces His Candidacy for President of the United States – YouTube (politisite.com) Why Perry may be the real deal (hotair.com)

South Carolina Republican Presidential Primary – RCP Average Cain +5.7 but latest poll drops 10

South Carolina Republican Presidential Primary – RCP Average Cain +5.7 but latest poll drops 10

We said that  Herman Cain would take a 10 point dive following is 999 plan issue that affect the poor.  Cain made some modifications that should resolve the the issue that disporpotionallty affect the poor.  Even so, Cain is getting off message and getting himself into a bit of trouble.  Following, we said that Cain would take a hit in the national polls.  We even went as far as projecting […]

Perry Campaign goes Flat – Proposes 20 Percent Flat Tax

Perry Campaign goes Flat – Proposes 20 Percent Flat Tax

Steve Forbes is back, but now he has a southern draw. Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry unveiled a sweeping economic agenda Monday highlighted by a plan to level a voluntary 20 percent “flat tax” on all taxpayers who will accept it in place of what they’re paying now. The plan, outlined in a Wall Street Journal op-ed column a day before the Texas governor was set to unveil it in […]

Perry to Proposes a National Flat Tax "So simple that even Timothy Geithner can file his taxes on time"

Perry to Proposes a National Flat Tax "So simple that even Timothy Geithner can file his taxes on time"

A revised version of this article appears here. Gov. Rick Perry of Texas said Wednesday that he would propose a flat tax next week as part of a tax overhaul program, signaling a new effort to separate himself from Mitt Romney and the rest of the Republican field. Mr. Perry signaled his intent in a speech to Republicans on Wednesday morning after Tuesday night’s brawl of a Republican debate. He […]

CNN GOP Presidential Debate – Heat Turned Up on Romney and Cain

CNN GOP Presidential Debate – Heat Turned Up on Romney and Cain

By Karl Gotthardt Unlike previous debates, last nights GOP Presidential debate turned feisty.  Herman Cain was first to feel the heat on his 9-9-9 plan and immigration policy.  A report, released prior to the debate,  indicated that the Cain plan would boost the rich, but have a negative impact on the middle class and poor.   Cain deflected the criticism by referring the audience to his website and determine for themselves.  […]

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. […]

CNN Opinion Research Poll – September 23-25, 2011 Obama Approval and GOP Presidential Candidate Field Analysis

CNN Opinion Research Poll – September 23-25, 2011 Obama Approval and GOP Presidential Candidate Field Analysis

CNN Opinion Research Poll – September 23-25, 2011 Obama Approval and GOP Presidential  Candidate Field Analysis By Albert N. Milliron, Managing Editor, Iron Mill Interactive Media The latest CNN  poll was conducted by telephonic interviews with  1,010 adults.  The poll was conducted by ORC International between  September 23-25, 2011. The margin of error (MOE) was +/- 3 percentage points. 917 of those interview were registered voters.  Despite what people think, […]

Zogby Poll: Herman Cain Leads by 10 percentage points, Perry 18%, Romney 17%, Paul 11%

Zogby Poll: Herman Cain Leads by 10 percentage points, Perry 18%, Romney 17%, Paul 11%

UTICA, NY–Rick Perry has tumbled by more than 20 percentage points over the past month among Republican presidential primary voters and is now second to Herman Cain, who leads the field with 28%. Mitt Romney received little benefit from Perrys fall, garnering 17% of the vote for third place. As for President Barack Obama, both his job approval (42%) and the percentage who believe he deserves re-election (37%) are little […]