Republicans Capture House in Historic Wave; Video of Boehner Remarks at Election Night Results Watch

House Republican Leader John Boehner speaks at a party hosted by the National Republican Congressional Committee at the Grand Hyatt hotel in Washington Nov. 2. [youtube JJCPINKYw-s nolink] House Republican Leader John Boehner Delivers Remarks at Election Night Results Watch Grand Hyatt Washington, Washington, DC Tuesday, November 2, 2010 NOTE: Written text may differ slightly […]

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The Tsunami

Posted by Erick Erickson [UPDATE]: The whole of the Maine legislator has flipped to the GOP. Several people I have talked to said such a deep and thorough shift to any one party has not happened in one election in the past 100 years. —————— Republican gains are massive. And when I say Republican gains […]

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Time Magazine: Pelosi May Retire

Speaker Nancy Pelosi may retire if the Democrats lose control of the House in next week’s midterm elections. Time magazine reports that political observers are predicting that Pelosi will end her political career rather than work under a Republican majority. If Pelosi doesn’t retire, she will likely face stiff competition if she wants to be […]

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SPUN-employment: Networks twist unemployment reports to boost Obama, bash Bush

By Dan Gainor Wednesday, October 27, 2010 4:24 PM EDT Spinning the Numbers When Conservatives in Charge: During the year leading up to the 2005-06 mid-term elections, the economy was strong and unemployment never went above 5 percent. That wasn’t how the media reported it. Negative reports and stories spun negatively accounted for 58 percent […]

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Home Prices Double Dip in “Sudden Dramatic Drop”; 20% More to Come

TRUCKEE, Calif. – Clear Capital , is issuing this special alert on a dramatic change observed in U.S. home prices. “Clear Capital’s latest data shows even more pronounced price declines than our most recent HDI market report released two weeks ago,” said Dr. Alex Villacorta, senior statistician, Clear Capital. “At the national level, home prices […]

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14 States Preparing Illegal Citizenship Legislation

PHOENIX – Lawmakers in at least 14 states are collaborating on proposed legislation to deny U.S. citizenship to children of illegal immigrants, according to lawmakers, including the sponsor of Arizona’s 2010 law targeting illegal immigration. “We’re taking a leadership role on things that need to be fixed in America. We can’t get Congress to do […]

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At The Threshold – WCPAC Speech By Congressman Tom McClintock

Speech was given to Western Conservative Political Action Conference in Newport Beach on October 15, 2010. What a difference two years makes! During the debacle two years ago, the generic Republican Congressional candidate trailed the Democrat by 6 points among likely voters in the Gallup poll.  Today, Gallup reports that the generic Republican leads the […]

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