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Jobs Report


I find it amazing that the CEO of GE would accuse Chicago of changing job reports numbers because they went down to 7.8% unemployment. It is so horrifying to me that there are so many wealthy nabobs and Republican evangelists … Continue reading

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Welfare vs Entitlements


So Mitt Romney does not want to fool with the 47% of people who use government help, or get government checks.  He thinks we are worthless, that we don’t want to work, that we just want to sit back and … Continue reading

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Jobs


A few days ago: The Los Angeles Times says retail work and selling cell phones are considered low-skill jobs.  Having spent a few of my working years in retail work, I can say fairly that there is nothing low-skill about … Continue reading

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An addendum to yesterday’s post about Barack Obama


Yesterday, in listing those things which President Obama DID do for our country, I left out one very important one.  He bailed out the Automotive Industry.  I am aware there are those who think he should not have done that, … Continue reading

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Watchwords to watch for (and a couple of other comments)


Be careful.  New words and phrases are being added daily to republicans talking points. Retroactive.  Hey, if Romney gave back the money he earned from Bain Capital from 1999 through 2004, then I might believe he actually retired “retroactively”. Romney … Continue reading

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Affordable Coverage Act


I have spent the last few months writing things against Mitt Romney.  By now I hope everyone who has read my  blogs know what Romney is really like.  Of course, those of you who are racist are not going to … Continue reading

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Romney Fees and Taxes


I heard something on Rev. Al’s show PoliticsNation a few days ago, and thought I would look it up.  The information I have is from Wikipedia. Romney says he will not raise taxes, but wants to give more cuts to … Continue reading

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Bain Corporation and Mitt Romney


While listening to the news shows yesterday, I was hearing all the stories from people on political ads talking about how they lost their jobs when Bain Corporation took their companies over.  For those who are confused about how Mitt … Continue reading

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From my FaceBook Page today


OK, Mitt, I’ve had it with your lies and damn lies. You obviously don’t read my blog (carolstepp.wordpress) where I recently gave numbers as to job growth since the beginning of 2010 (average 100K to 200K per month, all in … Continue reading

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Obama and his successes


A lot of you keep trying to tell me that Obama has done nothing for this country except get us into a war (and what president hasn’t, GWB and all), and that he has done nothing for the economy.  Well, … Continue reading

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