"Fox News Sunday" is heading to Louisville, Ky. Jack Conway, Kentucky's attorney general and the Democratic candidate for Senate , and Rand Paul, the Republican nominee and son of Representative Ron Paul, Republican of Texas, have agreed to a live debate on "Fox News Sunday" on Oct.3 at 9 a.m. (Eastern time).Read more
#79353 Feb 7, 2013
Only when the money is taken out of Washington,will we start getting honest gov`t back.
Better also check where Obama got his money?
Then check where every Congressional person gets theirs!
#79354 Feb 7, 2013
#79355 Feb 7, 2013
Agree with some 3 or 4 ,but 90%???No one knows what to do about Gitmo.Surely there is a way,but none will do it.War?No,Obama does not want any more and surely we as a Nation can not aford it.Drones killing Americans with out trial or representation?Bush have drones?
#79356 Feb 7, 2013
They get it from Wall Street who owns most of Washington DC.
You and I are NOT represented.....
Affluent industries get behind Dem candidates
WASHINGTON Democrats seeking the White House are raising significantly more money than Republicans this year from the industries that provide the most cash to presidential contenders — including Wall Street executives who traditionally have given to the GOP, a campaign-finance analysis shows.
The major Democratic candidates have collected nearly $81 million from the employees and political action committees of the 20 employment sectors that contributed the most money during the first six months of the year, according to a USA TODAY analysis of data compiled by the non-profit Center for Responsive Politics. In contrast, Republicans raised $47 million.
Overall, Democrats have raised more money than GOP candidates in 15 of the top 20 sectors, ranging from law firms to insurance companies.
The industries where Republicans have an advantage include accounting and manufacturing, but not Wall Street.
#79358 Feb 7, 2013
Do people ever really fall for your rationalizing bullshit? lol I find you absolutely hilarious. A true ObaMORON!
Maybe you could rationalize and justify Nancy Pelosi's fuzzy Obamacare math that the cost has now magically TRIPLED for tax payers and Slick Willy Clinton's fuzzy surplus math that claimed he left a surplus. Our country has not had a surplus in 54 years. Now that is magic and fuzzy as hell, wouldn't you agree? lol You keep watching and getting your facts from cartoons but here in the real world...
You are a cartoon but shhh, your secret is safe with us!
#79359 Feb 7, 2013
Bush and Cheney ripped up the Constitution and Obama flushed it down the drain.
USA Constitution Destroyed
#79360 Feb 7, 2013
Liberal Progressives are against Obamacare.
We wanted Single Payer or Public Option ( Medicare For All ).
Both parties were against it.
Foul Play in the Senate: Republicans Orin Hatch, Mitch McConnell John Boehner Democrat Max Baucus and the Obama White House with the Healthcare/ Pharmaceutical companies / BACK ROOM DEALS
January 26, 2013 / http://tinyurl.com/bynacyh
WITHOUT CONGRESSIONAL APPROVAL
#79361 Feb 7, 2013
Twenty-five people at the heart of the meltdown
26 January 2009 / http://tinyurl.com/bwrl8l
The worst economic turmoil since the Great Depression is not a natural phenomenon but a man-made disaster in which we all played a part. In the second part of a week-long series looking behind the slump, Guardian City editor Julia Finch picks out the individuals who have led us into the current crisis
1. Alan Greenspan, chairman of US Federal Reserve 1987- 2006 2. Mervyn King, governor of the Bank of England 3. Bill Clinton, former US president 4. Gordon Brown, prime minister 5. George W Bush, former US president 6. Senator Phil Gramm 7. Abby Cohen, Goldman Sachs chief US strategist 8. Kathleen Corbet, former CEO, Standard & Poor's 9. Hank" Greenberg, AIG insurance group 10. Andy Hornby, former HBOS boss
11. Sir Fred Goodwin, former RBS boss 12. Steve Crawshaw, former B&B boss
13. Adam Applegarth, former Northern Rock boss 14. Dick Fuld, Lehman Brothers chief executive 15. Ralph Cioffi and Matthew Tannin 16. Lewis Ranieri 17. Joseph Cassano, AIG Financial Products 18. Chuck Prince, former Citi boss 19. Angelo Mozilo, Countrywide Financial 20. Stan O'Neal, former boss of Merrill Lynch
21. Jimmy Cayne, former Bear Stearns boss 22. Christopher Dodd, chairman, Senate banking committee 23. Geir Haarde, Icelandic prime minister 24. The American public
25. John Tiner, FSA chief executive, 2003-07 26. Andrew Lahde 27. John Paulson, hedge fund boss 28. Professor Nouriel Roubini 29. Warren Buffett, billionaire investor 30. George Soros, speculator 31. Stephen Eismann, hedge fund manager 32. Meredith Whitney, Oppenheimer Securities
The bankruptcy barons
27 January 2009 / http://tinyurl.com/bb9fax
US firms hoarding $2 trillion / August 7, 2011 / http://tinyurl.com/42wvhgh
US companies are holding $2T in cash on their balance sheets.
Here are the top 20 ranked cash positions for S&P 500 firms.
Top 20 Firms with cash
1. Citigroup $526B
2. JPMorgan Chase $414B
3. Wells Fargo $112B
4. General Electric $82B
5. Microsoft $53B
6. Google $39B
7. Oracle $29B
8. Apple $28B
9. Johnson & Johnson $27B
10. Pfizer $24B
11. Chevron $18B
12. Coca-Cola $14B
13. Intel $12B
14. IBM $12B
15. Exxon Mobil $10B
16. Walmart $9B
17. Schlumberger $5B
18. AT&T $4B
19. Procter & Gamble $3B
20. Philip Morris $2B
#79363 Feb 7, 2013
Top 20 Firms with cash
1. Citigroup $526B Richard Parsons
In 2001, United States President George W. Bush selected Parsons to co-chair a commission on Social Security
2. JPMorgan Chase $414B Jamie Dimon
Previously served as a Class A director of the Board of Directors of the New York Federal Reserve
3. Wells Fargo $112B John Stumpf
In the political realm, Stumpf has been a member of the National Republican Congressional Committee and the New Leadership for America Political Action Committee
4. General Electric $82B Jeffrey R. Immelt
Belongs to the Republican party and works for Obama.
In February 2009, Immelt was appointed as a member to the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board
5. Microsoft $53B Bill Gates
6. Google $39B Larry Page
7. Oracle $29B Larry Ellison
In response to the September 11th terrorist attacks, Ellison made a controversial offer to donate to the Federal government software that would enable it to build and run a national identification database and issue ID cards.
8. Apple $28B Steve Jobs
9. Johnson & Johnson $27B William C. Weldon
Weldon also sits on the JPMorgan Chase & Co
10. Pfizer $24B Ian Read
11. Chevron $18B John S. Watson
Watson discussed the importance of energy security to the long-term stability and success of the U.S. economy. He also described major challenges to the global economy stemming from the need to supply reliable and affordable energy to meet expected long-term growth.
12. Coca-Cola $14B Muhtar Kent
He is also an invitee of the Bilderberg Group and attended the Greece 2009 Bilderberg conference at the Astir Palace resort in Vouliagmeni, Greece
13. Intel $12B Paul Otellini
In 2007, Otellini announced plans to build a $3 billion dollar semiconductor manufacturing plant in the port city of Dalian, China
14. IBM $12B Samuel J. Palmisano
He was elected to the board of ExxonMobil in 2006.
15. Exxon Mobil $10B Rex Tillerson
Belongs to the Republican party
16. Walmart $9B
17. Schlumberger $5B Andrew Gould
18. AT&T $4B Randall L. Stephenson
December 2004 — President Bush announces his intention to appoint Stephenson to the National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee
19. Procter & Gamble $3B Robert A. McDonald
20. Philip Morris $2B Louis C. Camilleri
#79364 Feb 7, 2013
Greenspan Concedes He `Found a Flaw' in His Free-Market Ideology
Oct. 23 (Bloomberg)-- Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan, under a grilling from lawmakers at a congressional hearing today, conceded a flaw in his free-market ideology that contributed to a ``once-in-a-century credit tsunami.''
``Yes, I found a flaw,'' Greenspan said in response to questions from to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.``That is precisely the reason I was shocked because I'd been going for 40 years or more with very considerable evidence that it was working exceptionally well.'' http://tinyurl.com/5ea9ng
Greenspan said he was ``partially'' wrong in his opposition in recent years to the regulation of derivatives. He said in a May 2005 speech that ``private regulation generally has proved far better at constraining excessive risk-taking than has government regulation.''
Committee Chairman Henry Waxman, a California Democrat, said Greenspan had ``the authority to prevent irresponsible lending practices that led to the subprime mortgage crisis.''
``You were advised to do so by many others,'' he told Greenspan.``And now our whole economy is paying the price.''
The Dirty Dozen
Meet the bankers and brokers responsible for the financial crisis - and the officials who let them get away with it / Mar 25, 2009 /
The Enabler ALAN GREENSPAN / The Pioneer SANDY WEILL
The Ideologue PHIL GRAMM / The Arsonist JOE CASSANO
The Bagman ROBERT RUBIN / The Card Shark JIMMY CAYNE / Mr. Buck Passer CHRISTOPHER COX / The Predator ANGELO MOZILO / The Decorator JOHN THAIN / The Maestro HENRY PAULSON / The Big Loser DICK FULD / Mr. Too Big KEN LEWIS /
#79367 Feb 7, 2013
The Big Loser
WAS CEO of Lehman Brothers (1993-2008)
WHAT HE DID Piloted Lehman to largest bankruptcy in U.S. history; earned $22 million the year firm went bust.
WORST MOVE Tried to avoid lawsuits by selling his $13 million Florida home to his wife for $100.
NOW SAYS Feels "horrible" about Lehman, but insists his management was "prudent and appropriate."
Mr. Too Big
IS CEO of Bank of America (2001-present)
WHAT HE DID Created ultimate too-big-to-fail company, buying up Fleet, MBNA,
Countrywide and Merrill Lynch.
WORST MOVE Failed to catch a $15 billion loss at Merrill before buying the firm; needed $20 billion bailout to close deal.
NOW SAYS It's a false "claim" to say "the banks that caused this mess must be held
#79369 Feb 7, 2013
#79375 Feb 7, 2013
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#79376 Feb 7, 2013
Ozarks heifer born with heart-shaped design on forehead ... <3
#79378 Feb 7, 2013
Because they are going to exterminate the reallt stupid ones.
You better run like h e double hockey sticks.
#79380 Feb 7, 2013
Inclusion is Great!... as long as they ADHERE to America's STANDARDS!
DIVERSITY & INCLUSION
Ensuring the diversity of the Department is a *moral and diplomatic* imperative, <<---<<< and it requires every employee's adherence to equal employment opportunity policies and objectives.
Theodore Roosevelt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Theodore_RooseveltMore than a classic, it remains, after 120 years, a standard study of the war... The police force was reputed as one of the most corrupt in America.
New York City Police Commissioner
Roosevelt became president of the board of New York City Police Commissioners in 1895. During his two years in this post, Roosevelt radically reformed the police department. The police force was reputed as one of the most corrupt in America. The NYPD's history division records that Roosevelt was "an iron-willed leader of unimpeachable honesty,(who) brought a reforming zeal to the New York City Police Commission in 1895." Roosevelt and his fellow commissioners established new disciplinary rules, created a bicycle squad to enforce New York's traffic laws, and standardized the use of pistols by officers. He selected the Colt New Police Revolver in .32 Colt Caliber as the first standard issue pistol for the NYPD. Roosevelt implemented regular inspections of firearms and annual physical exams, appointed 1,600 recruits based on their physical and mental qualifications and not on political affiliation, established meritorious service medals, and closed corrupt police hostelries. During his tenure, a Municipal Lodging House was established by the Board of Charities, and Roosevelt required officers to register with the Board. He also had telephones installed in station houses.
Teddy Roosevelt WAS/IS a president to LQQK UP to!
WISH like HELL, we had one like him NOW ...!!!
Since: Dec 11
#79399 Feb 7, 2013
Colorado Democrats are attempting to pass legislation that will hold firearm manufacturers liable for crimes committed with their weapons.
Democrats have majorities in both legislative houses in Colorado, if they are able to do this...they will have sewn the seeds of Anarchy.
The seeds of Anarchy will blossom into a war of Retaliation using those very same weapons!
#79402 Feb 7, 2013
Will be good debate
#79403 Feb 7, 2013
This is too difficult to believe but I believe her.
Our government, local, state and federal are running a ponzi scheme and the tax payers are the victims.
I believe the Clintons killed their partner. I believe Ted Kennedy killed his pregnant girlfriend and I especially believe that Obama killed the four Americans in Benghazi, especially after Panetta's testimony today.
#79404 Feb 7, 2013
They want to disarm us and will use any tactic to do so. The list which I posted concerning Obama's friends, mentors, his staff, etc. are all communist.
Communist are taking over America. I believe most members of both parties are communist. Just a handful of politicians actually have the American's back.
Everything, which has been done is the same as Hitler led the Jewish people to believe he was setting up a Utopia environment for them. They believe it and were led to their death.He wants to dismantle the armies, censor the media except for the slobbering ones who adore him, control the schools--how many communist are teaching not only in colleges but the public school system, control the food---this is why we import food and pay off farmers not to grow, the healthcare system--one way to genocide people and blame it on the healthcare policies, etc.
This sounds like I am talking wildly, I am not. Just wished a lot of us had seen this years ago.
Communist have taken charge of America and we are in jeopardy.
I wish people would wake up before its too late.
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