2012 Presidential Election
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  1. Facebook expands role in politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Telegraph

    Washington, July 29: When Governor Scott Walker kicked off his presidential bid this month, supporters who visited his website could view photographs of him, peruse his announcement speech, and read about the Wisconsin Republican's life and accomplishments. Using a bit of code embedded on its website, the Walker team was able to track who visited the donation page, tell which potential backers shared interests with existing supporters, and determine who was learning about the candidate for the first time.


  2. GOP leaders rally around Kirk after fundraiser's criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | US News & World Report

    In this June 9, 2014 file photo, U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk R-Ill., speaks during an interview in his office, in Chicago. Political experts say Kirk can survive damaging criticism from a fellow Republican fundraiser.


  3. Congo opposition plans resistance to Sassou's third-term ambitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Republic of Congo opposition parties on Wednesday called on the population to resist attempts at constitutional reform that could pave the way for President Denis Sassou Nguesso to seek a third term in next year's presidential election. Congo's President Denis Sassou Nguesso speaks during a news conference after his meeting with Tunisia's President Beji Caid Essebsi at Carthage Palace in Tunis January 22, 2015.


  4. Koch network takes cue from Obama playbookRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | The Washington Post

    Kathy Birjandi was heading out the door with her two sons on a sweltering morning when she encountered a politely smiling duo from the conservative advocacy group Americans for Prosperity on her porch. "Ma'am, do you have time for a quick survey about the economy?" asked Carlos Muhletaler, a senior field director for AFP.


  5. Living in strategic denialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Washington Examiner

    It's the fourth quarter of the Obama presidency, and Obama's national security team is losing 35-0. According to the U.S. intelligence community, the global terrorist threats to the United States now exceed those from 2001.


  6. On Native GroundCAN President Obama Live Up to the Ideals in his Second Inaugural Address?Read the original story

    Jan 24, 2013 | American Reporter

    Some conservatives in Congress are outraged over the idea that the Obama Administration could thwart their plans to threaten blow up the economy if the President doesn't approve steep cuts to Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid. But there are a few conservatives who remember who won last November's presidential election and are willing to take President Obama at his word when he said that he's not going to negotiate with the Republican leadership in Congress who want to link a vote on the federal debt ceiling to making those cuts in social welfare spending.


  7. On Native GroundWHAT Did the 'Fiscal Cliff' Actually Accomplish?Read the original story

    Jan 4, 2013 | American Reporter

    As someone who has been following politics since I've been able to read, I believe that the 2012 presidential campaign will go down into the history books as an perfect example of how an incumbent can win re-election despite all the conventional wisdom that states otherwise. A list of those shibboleths may find value somewhere.


  8. First PersonHOW Can We Stand with Our Grief?Read the original story

    Dec 14, 2012 | American Reporter

    In her best-selling book, "The Shock Doctrine," author Naomi Klein outlined a process where business and political elites take a crisis, either real or created, use it to create a sense of panic and disorientation, and then push through economic policies that wouldn't merit consideration in calmer times. That very process has been happening over the past few weeks since President Obama's re-election in the hysteria over the so-called "fiscal cliff."


  9. On Native GroundGLOBAL Warming: the Alarms are Growing LouderRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2012 | American Reporter

    In fairness, there has been some remarkable progress over the years, in maturing public attitudes toward minorities, women, gays, and toward the unfortunates in our society. In the 20th Century, the lifespan of Americans has doubled.


  10. The Transformation of AmericaPart II: the Unmentionable ConundrumRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2012 | American Reporter

    A white Ford F-250 pick-up rumbled through town, a Confederate rebel flag flapping on a pole behind the cab; on the rear bumper were a pro-life and three anti-Obama stickers, the thrust of two of which are not fit for a family newspaper. It wasn't a lone-wolf protest; several cars, trucks, and homes in the area sport the same flags and messages.


  11. Bay Area U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag stepping downRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2012 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag is stepping down as the Bay Area's top federal law enforcement official, ending a five-year tenure that has included the prosecution of state Sen. Leland Yee and cases against corporate powers such as FedEx and PG&E. Haag announced the decision at a meeting with staff on Wednesday after notifying U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch earlier in the week.


  12. On Native GroundGEORGE McGOVERN: the Last DemocratRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2012 | American Reporter

    Before we hear a single word Monday night in the final debate of this presidential election season, we know that an awful lot of it will be about trade with China. The other big thing will be the Obama Administration's relationship with Israel and its handling of Iran's apparent attempt to develop nuclear weapons.


  13. Breakthrough!a New Form of Energy - and a New WorldRead the original story

    May 23, 2012 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- In a play on the "hope and change" theme of Obama's 2008 presidential campaign, the Republican National Committee rolled out last week a new counter-slogan, "Hype and Blame 2012."


  14. The WilliesISRAEL, Iran and 'Moral Equivalence'Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2012 | American Reporter

    If it looks to you that the Republican Party's primary voters this year seem older and whiter than usual, you're not mistaken. National Journal took a look at exit polls posted on CNN.com through last week's Super Tuesday primaries.


  15. Make My DayWHAT Men Should CarryRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2012 | American Reporter

    You don't have to be a Harvard Business School graduate to know that a brand is difficult to build and easy to destroy. The experiences of Chrysler and Susan M. Komen for The Cure Foundation are a good illustration of this principle.


  16. Reporting: OrlandoTHE Miracle of ChildrenRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2011 | American Reporter

    As a result of some sort of corrupt media consensus, CNN's Anderson Cooper flagrantly orchestrated an attack on Herman Cain at tonight's GOP presidential debate. Cain did well in responding, but CNN's role as a political orchestrator will be suspect from now through the next several debates.


  17. Brasch WordsTHE Mugging of Spongebob SquarepantsRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2011 | American Reporter

    Before a Joint Session of Congress on Sept. 8, President Obama laid out a $447-billion package of tax cuts and new government spending to help stimulate the economy and create new jobs.


  18. The WeathermanIN Texas Drought, Cattle Die of Too Much WaterRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2011 | American Reporter

    After significant compromise with the recalcitrant Republicans who want to continue to give tax advantages to the wealthy while cutting significant social programs, President Obama has finally taken a stand on debt ceiling negotiations. However, in labor, wildlife management, and the environment he is still compromising rather than coming out forcefully for principles he and the working class believe.


  19. Second OpinionSHOOTING Blanks: Male Sperm Count Drops 50%Read the original story

    Apr 16, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... Romney. It was just an accident, she said in the state where the nation's first primary for the 2012 presidential election will be held. At Ellis Island, she misinterpreted potential immigration law. In an interview with Fox News reporter Greta van ...


  20. MomentumSADLY, Hate Always Has a Home HereRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2011 | American Reporter

    Tax relief for the middle class came at the price of extended tax cuts for the wealthy and a cut in Social Security payroll taxes that may ultimately threaten the long-term survival of the program. Repealing "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" and allowing gays to openly serve in the military came at the price of a ban on trials in civilian courts for Guantanamo detainees and indefinite detention for many of them.