2012 Presidential Election Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Illustration on Hillary's likely Second Amendment policy by Alexander Hunter/The Washington TimesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Washington Times

    To suggest that President Obama and his managers downplayed the president's lifelong hostility to the private ownership of firearms during his 2012 re-election campaign is an understatement. His campaign went so far as to air ads in firearms-friendly areas featuring the president arguing that he was a lifelong supporter of Second Amendment rights and pledging that he would not "take" your shotgun, rifle or pistol.


  2. Crime as an issue in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Power Line

    Bill Otis wonders whether crime will be a significant issue in the 2016 presidential election. It could.


  3. The Daily Trail: Trump postpones party unity for a quick circular firing squadRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    It's one of Donald Trump's favorite lines: When he's president, he tells rally crowds, America will win so much, the nation will get "tired of winning." The presumptive nominee himself has been on a bit of a winning streak lately.


  4. Charlie Baker's badge of courageRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Boston.com

    In any other year, it would be the height of irresponsibility: a governor vowing to sit out a crucial presidential vote, setting a lousy example for his state's voters, present and future. But in this crazy-scary election year, Charlie Baker's assertion that he cannot cast a ballot for his party's nominee qualifies as an act of courage.


  5. Religion, Trump and Zika: RantRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    The good thing about the presidential election is that someone will lose. The bad thing about the presidential election is that someone will win.


  6. H is for HillaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Harvard Crimson

    On a cold Saturday morning in February, more than 50 Harvard College Democrats bussed up to New Hampshire to rally support for their preferred candidate ahead of the state's first-in-the-nation primary. Trudging through the snow, they knocked on doors and canvassed voters alongside other Boston-area college students.


  7. On Native GroundTHE 2016 Election Starts Getting SeriousRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2016 | American Reporter

    The calendar has flipped to 2016, and we are just a few weeks away from the Iowa Caucuses and the New Hampshire Primary and that final mad dash toward picking two candidates for president. And the two biggest surprises in American politics remain Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump - Sanders, because he still has a shot a winning the Democratic nomination, and Trump, because he remains the Republican front-runner.


  8. On Native GroundA Season of Madness in WashingtonRead the original story

    Oct 8, 2015 | American Reporter

    We just barely avoided another shutdown of the federal government by the House Republicans last week, this time using bogus "undercover" videos as the pretext for defunding Planned Parenthood. That is perhaps the biggest reason why Rep. John Boehner decided to step down as Speaker of the House.


  9. On Native GroundTHE Debt Ceiling Two-Step: Wanna Dance?Read the original story

    Jan 17, 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.


  10. On Native GroundUNRAVELING the Lessons of the 2012 CampaignRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2012 | 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.


  11. The Transformation of AmericaPart III: Taking Exception to ExceptionalismRead the original story

    Dec 5, 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.


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

    Oct 24, 2012 | American Reporter

    I think it is safe to call George McGovern the last Democrat. The former Democratic senator from South Dakota who died Sunday at the age of 90 certainly was the last truly liberal candidate the Democratic Party nominated for president.


  13. On Native GroundTHERE'S No Debate: Romney is a LiarRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2012 | American Reporter

    I listened to the first 2012 presidential debate on Oct. 3, and was surprised at how passive President Obama was and how aggressive Mitt Romney was. Romney did win the debate on style, which is enough to give you a short-term boost with the pundits.


  14. On Native GroundVOTER Id Laws are the Real Voting FraudRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2012 | American Reporter

    For the Republicans, it's easy. Prevent as many Democratic voters as possible from voting, and you can secure the margin of victory.


  15. On Native GroundVERMONT Pushes Ahead with Health Care ReformRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2012 | American Reporter

    Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has upheld President Obama's Affordable Care Act, Vermont is plowing ahead with its efforts to establish a system of single-payer state health care where every resident will eventually be eligible for publicly-funded coverage. The program known as Green Mountain Care is still very much a work in progress and, at best, it will take another five or six years to fully fund and implement this system.


  16. On Native GroundCAN Obama Survive a Muddled Economic Recovery?Read the original story

    Jun 7, 2012 | American Reporter

    Why? Not only did the unemployment rate rise to 8.2 percent in May, but the U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics revised its March and April reports downward. Only 69,000 net new jobs were created in May. By comparison, an average of 252,000 jobs were added each month between December 2011 and February 2012.


  17. Reporting: Campaign 2012CNN'S Orchestrated Attack on Cain Didn't WorkRead the original story

    Oct 19, 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.


  18. On Native GroundLET People Without Health Insurance Die? not in VermontRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2011 | American Reporter

    At last week's "Tea Party" Republican presidential debate, CNN's Wolf Blitzer asked Texas Congresssman Ron Paul this hypothetical question: a 30-year-old man in good health elects not to purchase health insurance. He then has a major medical crisis that requires expensive care.


  19. On Native GroundREPUBLICANS Chip Away at Our Right to VoteRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2011 | American Reporter

    Over the past few months, there has been a flurry of activity in Republican-controlled state legislatures around the country to pass laws to limit voter access to the polls. From voter ID and proof of citizenship requirements, to shortening early and absentee voting periods, to banning same-day voter registration, Republicans are working overtime to craft and adopt restrictive laws to discourage people from voting.


  20. Brasch WordsNEW Hampshire or Bus: Sarah Palin's No-Campaign Campaign TourRead the original story

    Jun 13, 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 ...