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Friday, September 21, 2012

CBS News: GOP Vice Presidential Nominee Paul Ryan Booed at AARP Conference

Not the right audience for Representative Ryan to put it mildly

CBPP: Policy Basics: Where Do Our Federal Tax Dollars Go?

Policy Basics: Where Do Our Federal Tax Dollars Go? — Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Someone once asked a famous bank robber why you do rob banks and the bank robber replied, because thats where the money is. If someone were to ask why do we have to make saving in entitlements and defense and the Tax Code, to get the debt and deficit under control, same answer to the first question. Because thats where the money is and anyone on the right or left who disagrees, doesn't understand this issue, doesn't take it seriously. Or is not a strong enough Leader to take on the Special Interests that would be affected by these savings.

Politico: Jonathan Allen: Chairman Paul Ryan & Minority Whip Steny Hoyer Talk Fiscal Cliff on House Floor

Paul Ryan, Steny Hoyer talk fiscal cliff on House floor - Jonathan Allen -

I'll bet you anything that Paul Ryan has voted for more debt since being in the House, then Steny Hoyer has. Since 1999 when Paul Ryan came to Congress.

Salon: Rick Perry: "Church and state is Satan’s fault"

Rick Perry: Church and state is Satan’s fault

Just when I was starting to like Rick Perry, he apparently says something crazy like this

AlterNet: Why the GOP May Lose the Caucasian Working Class

Beyond God and Guns: Why the GOP May Lose the White Working Class | Alternet

Blue Collar Caucasians have to pay the bills as well and when they are struggling, like now and the GOP isn't offering a message thats appealing to them. And its all about how to give their employers more Tax Breaks, including incentives to ship jobs oversees, these voters look somewhere else. Thats how Barack Obama won Indiana, Ohio, Virginia, North Carolina and Florida in 2008 and why he'll probably win those State. Again in 2012.