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ARGO Reminds Us of How It All Began

ARGO Reminds Us of How It All Began

By Kevin Williams  The Ben Affleck-directed film ARGO opens today and after seeing it, I am compelled to tell you dear reader that you should see this film and bring as many of your friends as possible.  As a film-goer, as a filmmaker and as a Politics & History buff – this is the best film of the year in my humble opinion.  Artistically and as serious entertainment, ARGO delivers […]

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People You Should Know – Chris Stigall

“People You Should Know” is a series of interviews with emerging players and creative talents who will help determine where American Politics, Media, Entertainment and Entrepreneurism heads in our future.  After journeying for nearly eight years producing and distributing the politically-themed documentary FEAR OF A BLACK REPUBLICAN, I will be starting with some great, smart folks whom I have met along the way By Kevin Williams Chris Stigall is the Host […]

Statement by Predident Obama following Passage of Fiscal Cliff Bill

Statement by Predident Obama following Passage of Fiscal Cliff Bill

STATEMENT BY THE PRESIDENT  James S. Brady Press Briefing Room THE PRESIDENT:  Happy New Year, everybody. AUDIENCE:  Happy New Year, Mr. President.        THE PRESIDENT:  A central promise of my campaign for President was to change the tax code that was too skewed towards the wealthy at the expense of working middle-class Americans.  Tonight we’ve done that.  Thanks to the votes of Democrats and Republicans in Congress, I will […]

BIAS ALERT: Liberal Panic Over Obama Performance

BIAS ALERT: Liberal Panic Over Obama Performance

By Dan Gainor The late Warren Zevon wrote the song “Things to Do in Denver When You’re Dead” in 1991. After Wednesday’s presidential debate, it could be the new theme for the Obama campaign and even the liberals of MSNBC seemed to know it. Though some major media outlets attempted to limit the collateral damage. When the Rocky Mountain debate came to an end, a black cloud descended on the […]

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 […]

Book Review: DEBACLE  Obama’s War on Jobs and Growth

Book Review: DEBACLE Obama’s War on Jobs and Growth

DEBACLE OBAMA’S WAR on JOBS and GROWTH and WHAT WE CAN DO NOW to REGAIN OUR FUTURE by Grover Norquist & John Lott, Jr. Have President Obama’s economic policies really improved the lives of Americans? Or has his stimulus package proved to be a disaster? In DEBACLE: OBAMA’S WAR on JOBS and GROWTH and WHAT WE CAN DO NOW to REGAIN OUR FUTURE (Wiley, March 2012), Grover G. Norquist, founder […]

The Misery Index and Politics

The Misery Index and Politics

Last year we reported that President Obama’s Misery Index topped that of George W. Bush.  Today we want to look at how the Misery Index affects incumbents in an election year. The Misery index can be calculated simply by adding the current unemployment rate (8.1)   by the inflation rate (2.3) = 10.4 Misery Index Historically, a high (or climbing) misery index has been a political football resulting in a change […]

Pres. Obama’s Reality Land Happens On Thursdays

Pres. Obama’s Reality Land Happens On Thursdays

By: Edmund Jenks – West Coast Editor With yet another revised release of information on Thursday … the Thursday AFTER the Friday release of economic indicators found in employment and additional Government assistance, the news is always worse than reported. It is good during this 44th Presidency to never focus on the Friday numbers but to focus always on these Thursday numbers because they are almost always at least 15% […]

Wisconsin Recall Election – Politisite Political Projections – Walker +5%

Wisconsin Recall Election – Politisite Political Projections – Walker +5%

Politisite provides projections based on a Momentum modality similar to that used in projecting stock prices. Our modality projects what the election results will look like on election day. Politisite does NOT endorse any candidate during the primary process. Further, we do not receive funding from any political campaign. Having said that, here are our projections for the Wisconsin Recall Election for June 5, 2012 Governor Scott Walker  – 52%  […]