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Now for Some Good News

Fiscal conservatives have some wins that we can point to in state referenda: New Hampshire passed a referendum by a 57 to 43 margin to amend the state constitution to prohibit the imposition of an income tax.   Michigan voters defeated an initiative with 59 percent voting ‘no’ that would amend the state constitution to permanently make it a forced…

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Romney Statement a Hit at CNBC and Yahoo! Finance

Over at CNBC and yahoo! Finance, they are running an online poll asking whether Mitt Romney’s statement about the 47% will make one more or less likely to vote for him. The result: most people agree with Romney and say that his statement will make it more likely that they’ll vote for the GOP. At CNBC, 75% of 22,000 respondents…

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Bernanke’s Data Shows Obamanomics is a Failure

(YankeePundit schools David Axelrod – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) Republicans would do well to closely parse the words of Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke in Jackson Hole, Wyoming this past week.…  Federal Reserve data cited by Mr. Bernanke show quite clearly that the policies of Barack Obama not only have not created jobs, that the pace…

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