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Longtime GOP Texas Gov. Perry wins another term

There are 23794 comments on the El Paso Times story from Nov 2, 2010, titled Longtime GOP Texas Gov. Perry wins another term. In it, El Paso Times reports that:

Republican Gov. Rick Perry has defeated Democrat Bill White to win a third four-year term as Texas governor.

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Bernard Forand
#20366 Sep 13, 2013
Tay wrote:
I hate politicians. I feel like they're all the same
Yes I know you are baiting to have this comment repeated once again.
The book,Â“ Bulls Bears and the Ballot Box. By Bob Deitreick and Lew GoldfarbÂ” inspired the following;
Ever wonder which party is the party to attend to.
Republicans are the worst stewardship in our nations 80 years history. Promoting Inequality through the Income Gap, as one example, of many.

A mathematical investigation was produced by the statisticians Pedro Santa Clara and Rossen Valkanov that exposes the superior performance of the stock markets under democrats. That this is but one example of the democratÂ’s superiority, as there are more.
Their study encompasses 80 years. Study demonstrates systematically and positively surprised by democratic policies. Comparing the stewardship of the two parties. They calculated each economic indicator as an Â“annual averageÂ” during the democrats and republicans of their economic stewardship of their 40 years each. Turns out to be a landslide for democrats providing beneficial returns to the nation. One example; DemocratÂ’s presided over a very respectable average annual compound return of 9.60% during their 40 years where in as republicans averaged a dismal 0.58%.
Consider this; a 401K plan invested in stocks and had a value of \$100,000 at the beginning of the 40 years. Democrats would accumulate in compound interest \$ 3,912,210 where in as republicans would only produce \$126,027 . Another example; Â“IFÂ” an employee were to invest \$5,000 per year into their 401K for 40 years in a democratic stewardship the employee would have \$1,985,526 in the bank. Where as the republican would produce a dismal \$224,375.
That republicans advocate that they are good for businesses is false as compared to the democrats
Another interesting fact emerges within the statistical study. The income gap between the 99% and the top 1% has widened considerably under republicans. Averaging .49% as compared to the democratÂ’s .41% That is to say under republicans the income gap in 40 years, widened by 19.6% and narrowed 16.4%. Resulting in a 36% difference.
LOL on debt republicans increased debt by 2.5 times greater than that of the democrats. Republicans \$7.1 Trillion vs. the democrats \$2.8 Trillion.
GOPÂ’s Self-Proclamation for economic dominance; in fact it is a misnomer to call the GOP a fiscal responsible party and or a smaller government, when in fact the contrary is true.
ObamaÂ’s administration indicates he sought the great leaders on these issue. Eccles and FDR, Clinton and OÂ’Neill to do what is most productive for our nation.
Now pass on this one small example of the fallacies of the republicanÂ’s erroneous policies and deceptions..
Now can you tell the difference?
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Daphney

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#20367 Sep 13, 2013
Black panthers?? What?
why
#20368 Sep 13, 2013
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Just Saying

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#20370 Sep 13, 2013
Only Texans are arrogant enough to think that electing a spineless wimp is somehow a victory for the state!

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new black panthers

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#20371 Sep 13, 2013
lets hang some whitey in there own state famous for capital punishment texas. and give them a taste of there rope. lets kill some whiteys

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Defiant1
#20373 Sep 13, 2013
Just Saying wrote:
Only Texans are arrogant enough to think that electing a spineless wimp is somehow a victory for the state!
Only fools like you are arrogant enough to think that electing a spineless wimp for pResident is somehow a victory for the whole damn country.

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#20375 Sep 14, 2013
Etna pulls out of Obamacare?? Will there be anyone left???

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#20376 Sep 14, 2013
Aetna pulls out of Obamacare!

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#20377 Sep 14, 2013
new black panthers wrote:
lets hang some whitey in there own state famous for capital punishment texas. and give them a taste of there rope. lets kill some whiteys
Sure, come and get us! Sounds like fun! By the way, you uneducated maladroit, it's"their"not" there"! How typical!

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#20379 Sep 14, 2013
new black panthers wrote:
we gonna kill some whitey honkey cracker child molesting school shooting whites. it a shame how many whites rape and molest there own children and shoot up public places. so we gonna kill some whites and take there women and make babies with them. thats right kill the white. we taking you girls we taking yo girls whitey.
Wow you are stupid and you suck. Time to grow up now.

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#20380 Sep 14, 2013
Apparently, Bernard Forand will be the only person left in America paying Obamacare premiums.

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Defiant1
#20381 Sep 14, 2013
waco1909 wrote:
Aetna pulls out of Obamacare!
Now all we need is for the slimy politicians and other white collar parasites to pull out of the taxpayers butts.

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#20382 Sep 14, 2013
Aunt Neat wrote:
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Wow you are stupid and you suck. Time to grow up now.
That's why its username should be Black Pampers.

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Bernard Forand
#20383 Sep 14, 2013
AmericaÂ’s inequality;
Â“Rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer.Â”
Illumination of this can be viewed within our USA. Increasing wealth, disproportional to the impoverished who are unable to maintain an
equitable ratio in gains. Impoverished, at their best, stagnation of their share in laborers productivity. Increasingly eroding of their portions of share to their labors productivity. Increasing to the inequality and accelerating negatively to the impoverished.
Three decades of low wages, to the 90%, with a growth of 15%. Earnings increase to the 1% have been cruising at 150% increases as to the 0.1% are racing at 300% Greater acceleration of wealth accumulation has affected the wealth at the bottom.
Middle class bastion of secured wealth accumulation has been severely oppressed. Homes lost their values. Top 1% lost wealth but it was soon recovered. Middle class years later are just now experiencing a strangulated loss gain to their investments if not a total loss. Typical 1% held 225 times the wealth of the typical middle class household. Doubling the ratio experienced as they were in 1962 and 1983.
Prior to 2007 the 1% enjoyed accumulating 57% of the nations wealth. Producing an increase in capital income after 1979 some 7/8 while those in the 95% received less than 3% of the increment.
Consider for an example; WaltonÂ’s family of the Wal-Mart empire commands a wealth of 69.7 Billion. Compare this to the total wealth of the 30% of the entire population, of the impoverished within the USA.
Â“GoodÂ” middle class jobs have been eviscerated that required moderate skills, like autoworkersÂ’ jobs, in ratio to the unskilled laborers. Where in at the top greater skill levels were required.
Polarization of the labor force. Collapse of good jobs has been in affect for the last 25 years. Wages have gone down, increasing disparity of inequality in favor of the 1%. Creating a downward spiral for the middle class laborer.
Presently as an example; Single earner of family of two children, in good health, manages to work 40 hours per week,{Presently Average working hours for Americans is at 34 hours} at a wage above minimum {\$8.50/hr} Pays S.S. which reduces his earnings to \$8.00. Yearly income is \$16,640 for 2080 hrÂ’s of labor.
Pays no income tax but his employer charges him \$200 a month for health insurance, to cover entire family and employer picks up remaining \$550 cost per month of the cost to health insurance. This results in a take home pay \$14,240 a year. Luck on his side, finds an apartment for \$700 month with all utilities included. Now this reduces yearly earnings to \$5,840 to cover all family cost for the year. Add in a car with fuel, insurance and maintenance at \$3,000 per year and what remains is \$2840. Under \$3.00 per individual per day. No entertainment and no buffer zone for accidents or lost of wages.
Along comes the Â“Great RecessionÂ” Safety nets cut! Miss rent due to loss wages and homelessness looms.
One Example of nets being cut and their affect; Many states cut child care. Average monthly child care for two children \$1,433 per month to be subtracted from the \$2,840 a month families income. Results in \$1.30 per, person per day! Good old Walmart job.
the new black panthers

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#20385 Sep 14, 2013
we on the rise and militarised beitches. we got the same guns as whitey now. we got enough people on our side to elect a black president to a second term. we got homeland security on our side with an order of over a billion rounds of ammo. we got eric holder and obama to pardon us. we gonna kill some white crackers and there children. its time for our rise to power and to inslave the whiteys now. the war will come soon my future white slaves. you will bow down to us a say yesa master next.

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Defiant1
#20386 Sep 14, 2013
Bernard Forand wrote:
AmericaÂ’s inequality;
Â“Rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer.Â”
Illumination of this can be viewed within our USA. Increasing wealth, disproportional to the impoverished who are unable to maintain an
equitable ratio in gains. Impoverished, at their best, stagnation of their share in laborers productivity. Increasingly eroding of their portions of share to their labors productivity. Increasing to the inequality and accelerating negatively to the impoverished.
Three decades of low wages, to the 90%, with a growth of 15%. Earnings increase to the 1% have been cruising at 150% increases as to the 0.1% are racing at 300% Greater acceleration of wealth accumulation has affected the wealth at the bottom.
Middle class bastion of secured wealth accumulation has been severely oppressed. Homes lost their values. Top 1% lost wealth but it was soon recovered. Middle class years later are just now experiencing a strangulated loss gain to their investments if not a total loss. Typical 1% held 225 times the wealth of the typical middle class household. Doubling the ratio experienced as they were in 1962 and 1983.
Prior to 2007 the 1% enjoyed accumulating 57% of the nations wealth. Producing an increase in capital income after 1979 some 7/8 while those in the 95% received less than 3% of the increment.
Consider for an example; WaltonÂ’s family of the Wal-Mart empire commands a wealth of 69.7 Billion. Compare this to the total wealth of the 30% of the entire population, of the impoverished within the USA.
Â“GoodÂ” middle class jobs have been eviscerated that required moderate skills, like autoworkersÂ’ jobs, in ratio to the unskilled laborers. Where in at the top greater skill levels were required.
Polarization of the labor force. Collapse of good jobs has been in affect for the last 25 years. Wages have gone down, increasing disparity of inequality in favor of the 1%. Creating a downward spiral for the middle class laborer.
Presently as an example; Single earner of family of two children, in good health, manages to work 40 hours per week,{Presently Average working hours for Americans is at 34 hours} at a wage above minimum {\$8.50/hr} Pays S.S. which reduces his earnings to \$8.00. Yearly income is \$16,640 for 2080 hrÂ’s of labor.
Pays no income tax but his employer charges him \$200 a month for health insurance, to cover entire family and employer picks up remaining \$550 cost per month of the cost to health insurance. This results in a take home pay \$14,240 a year. Luck on his side, finds an apartment for \$700 month with all utilities included. Now this reduces yearly earnings to \$5,840 to cover all family cost for the year. Add in a car with fuel, insurance and maintenance at \$3,000 per year and what remains is \$2840. Under \$3.00 per individual per day. No entertainment and no buffer zone for accidents or lost of wages.
Along comes the Â“Great RecessionÂ” Safety nets cut! Miss rent due to loss wages and homelessness looms.
One Example of nets being cut and their affect; Many states cut child care. Average monthly child care for two children \$1,433 per month to be subtracted from the \$2,840 a month families income. Results in \$1.30 per, person per day! Good old Walmart job.

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#20387 Sep 14, 2013
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#20388 Sep 14, 2013
For the love of sanity, even AETNA doesn't want Obamacare!

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#20389 Sep 14, 2013
waco1909 wrote:
For the love of sanity, even AETNA doesn't want Obamacare!
Aetna had some legal issue before obamacare too I know about rejecting claims.

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#20393 Sep 14, 2013
Anonymous of Indy wrote:
<quoted text>Aetna had some legal issue before obamacare too I know about rejecting claims.
I can only repeat the news, that being that Aetna wants nothing to do with Obamacare, along with the American Federation of Labor and the Congress of Industriaized Organizations....and the members of Congress, personally.....

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