Archive for July 15th, 2011

Maricopa County, Arizona – Sheriff Joe Arpaio arrests illegal immigrant working inside nation’s largest nuclear power plant

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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Donald Trump: Republicans are ‘terrible, terrible, frightened negotiators’

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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One million people protest in Syria, 20 killed – Reuters

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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Tim Pawlenty’s fundraising better than expected – Race42012

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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One in five Americans knows somebody who has hoarded light bulbs, in advance of light bulb ban

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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Rasmussen – 67% Oppose Upcoming ‘Ban’ on Traditional Light Bulbs

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Women oppose the ‘ban’ on traditional light bulbs more than men do. Voters over 40 are against it more than those who are younger. But the majority of adults across all demographic categories oppose a ban on the sale of traditional light bulbs, including 69% of those who say they or someone they know has already bought and used one of the new energy-efficient bulbs.

Higher-income voters are the most likely to have already tried out the new bulbs or to know someone who has bought and used one. Those who’ve already used the new bulbs are also much more likely than those who have not to think they will save money in the long run.

Erick Erickson to House Republicans: This is Your Time for Choosing, on standing strong on debt ceiling vote

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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New Jersey police union files charges against its own member, a Republican legislator who voted for spending reform

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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29% Are Conservative on Fiscal and Social Issues, 10% Liberal on Both – Rasmussen

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Males tend to be more conservative than females on both fiscal and social issues. Voters over 40 are more conservative both fiscally and socially than those who are younger.

Seventy-eight percent (78%) of Republicans are fiscal conservatives, while a majority (56%) of Democrats and a plurality (46%) of voters not affiliated with either major party see themselves as moderates on money issues.

As for social issues, 65% of GOP voters are conservatives, while 54% of Democrats are liberals. Unaffiliated voters are closely divided.

Rasmussen: 55% Of Likely Voters Oppose Tax Hike In Debt Ceiling Deal

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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Obama claims “80 percent of the public supports Democrats’ demand for tax increases” – The Hill

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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Obama on tax increases and debt ceiling increase – “I always have hope. Don’t you remember my campaign?”

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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UK Daily Mail – Golfing great Tom Watson delights crowds with hole in one at Open

Friday, July 15th, 2011

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ESPN video – Tom Watson at British Open, hole in one on 6th hole

Friday, July 15th, 2011