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Austerity works...
...if you want to balloon the unemployment rate. Greece, the austerity poster child, has 27% unemployment. After years of blocking jobs bills, cutting unemployment benefits, and cutting spending, ...
cosumel 12/14/2013 5 1 - -
Sub-par insurance
We keep hearing about people not being able to keep their own insurance due to Obamacare. I am one of them, and I am damn glad for it. For just me, it costs $151.80 per month ($1821.60 per year). ...
cosumel 11/09/2013 5 12 - -
The Tea Party makes sense
I had a sudden revelation. The Tea Party movement makes complete sense from a Republican point of view. They want to take our country back to what it was in the 18th century. What Republican has ...
cosumel 07/02/2013 4 3 - -
Unemployment by presidential budget
I got the data from the data at the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. When did Obama get sworn in? Jan 2009. When did Bush's presidential budget expire? Oct 1, 2009. Bush's monetary policies ...
cosumel 10/20/2012 1 3 - -
Bring on the flat tax. I'm all for it!
I want a flat tax in this country. I want a fixed percentage of wealth to be the basis for federal taxes. Right now, the top 10% of the wealthy pay almost half of the federal taxes. The catch is ...
cosumel 09/27/2012 37 1 - 255
Ryan supports Emanuel. What a surprise!
"We know that Rahm is not going to support our campaign, but on this issue and this day we stand with Mayor Rahm Emanuel. We stand with the children and we stand with the families and the parents ...
cosumel 09/11/2012 6 5 - 35
Our "greatest generation" vs What could have been our Greatest.
Ronald Reagan was once criticized for not being in touch with the current generation. He was confronted with the fact that the people today have "television, jet planes, space travel, nuclear energy,
cosumel 09/07/2012 10 7 - 89
Priceless post on FB
The poor have a safety net, and RomRy wants to take it apart to make golden parachutes for them and their friends.
cosumel 09/06/2012 4 16 - 263
The Republican point of view
I have a Republican friend who posts this stuff and apparently does not think what he is doing. This quote amazes me. The government has obligations to pay its debts, and the Republicans don't ...
cosumel 08/13/2012 3 - - 62
Is Romney throwing the race?
Romney's numbers have been taking hits for many reasons already observed by writers with more skill than I have. Conservatives have been saying that they are supporting Chris Christie's (yes, the ...
cosumel 08/12/2012 25 2 - 241
"No one to vote for"
I consider myself a social conservative, forced by the Republican party to vote Democrat year after year after year. Life as a Mormon Democrat isn't easy, but we are about 1/6 of the membership. ...
cosumel 08/10/2012 17 8 - 164
Bishop Romney
John F. Kennedy scared the American people by simply being Catholic. People were afraid of his religion being a factor is his policies. Kennedy was not a priest or pastor or reverend. Romney was. ...
cosumel 08/07/2012 35 1 - 84
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