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Nearly Absent in the Campaign: Climate Change

Nearly Absent in the Campaign: Climate Change | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Even after a year of high temperatures and drought, President Obama and Mitt Romney have seemed intent on trying to outdo each other as lovers of coal, oil and natural gas.
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Fox News Only Covered Republican Senator’s Rape Comments for 2 Minutes All Day

Fox News Only Covered Republican Senator’s Rape Comments for 2 Minutes All Day | Daily Crew | Scoop.it

Conservatives are trying the “ostrich head in the sand” technique after the new revelations of a Republican Indiana Senate candidate saying that women getting pregnant during rape was a “gift from god” and it was “something god intended to happen”; we wrote about Richard Mourdock’s statements HERE. Big deal right? This is going to be on all the news channels right? And it was – except for Fox News. On Fox – they spent 2 minutes and 12 seconds covering those comments. Fair and balanced.

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Let Them Have Microwaves! Romney Campaign: Out-of-Touch on the Economy

Let Them Have Microwaves! Romney Campaign: Out-of-Touch on the Economy | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Romney Campaign: Out-of-Touch on the Economy We already know that Mitt Romney thinks almost half of Americans are lazy moochers with a victim mentality and that he is “not concerned about the very poor.” And that his running mate Paul Ryan also dismissed...
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Palin Uses Slavery-Era Phrase To Describe Obama’s Libya Response

Palin Uses Slavery-Era Phrase To Describe Obama’s Libya Response | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Former Alaskan governor Sarah Palin has a new Facebook post out, accusing President Obama of lying to the American people, using language deeply entwined with America’s Jim Crow past.
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Gloria Allred's 'October Surprise': Mitt Romney Lied Under Oath to Help Staples Founder Keep Money From Wife in Divorce?

Gloria Allred's 'October Surprise': Mitt Romney Lied Under Oath to Help Staples Founder Keep Money From Wife in Divorce? | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
RadarOnline broke the news yesterday that attention-happy attorney Gloria Allred was on her way to Boston for a court hearing aimed at unsealing sworn testimony given by Romney that could potentially harm his campaign.
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Watch Michele Bachmann Flee From a Person With Disabilities Who Wants To Interview Her

Watch Michele Bachmann Flee From a Person With Disabilities Who Wants To Interview Her | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
The clip above comes from How's Your News: Election 2012, the latest film from this traveling group of people with disabilities who report on various events.
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'One-Man Wrecking Crew' Reid Slams 'Plastic' Romney

'One-Man Wrecking Crew' Reid Slams 'Plastic' Romney | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
When it comes to pressing GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney on his tax returns, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) is not going anywhere. The Las Vegas Sun reports that Reid spoke in Carson City, Nev.
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Tagg Romney to Concerned Supporter: "I Bought This Election, Don't Worry About It"

Tagg Romney to Concerned Supporter: "I Bought This Election, Don't Worry About It" | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
According to various sources Tagg Romney is mailing checks in the amount of $200 to all registered Republican and Independent voters in each of the swing states, with most of his focus on Ohio and Florida.
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Mitt Romney's Pregnancy Problem

Mitt Romney's Pregnancy Problem | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Mormon women's recollections of Bishop Romney's advice raise questions about how moderate he really is and the danger that women will face under his administration.
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e-Voting Company Could Intercept and Change Ballots Without a Trace

e-Voting Company Could Intercept and Change Ballots Without a Trace | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Scytl, a Barcelona based e-voting company, will be counting votes in 26 states and the unique ability of this company to intercept and change ballots could lead to a political disaster worse than that of 2000.
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Searching High and Low for Voter Fraud in Iowa

Searching High and Low for Voter Fraud in Iowa | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
If you're an ex-con or a Canadian hoping to vote in the swing state, beware—the Republican secretary of state is onto you.
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Business Leaders Urge Deficit Deal, Even if Their Taxes Rise

Business Leaders Urge Deficit Deal, Even if Their Taxes Rise | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Business leaders are stepping up pressure on Washington to get a deficit-reduction deal completed even if it calls for more revenues — including higher tax bills for them.
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Powell Gives Obama His Endorsement for a Second Time

Powell Gives Obama His Endorsement for a Second Time | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Colin L. Powell, the former Republican secretary of state and retired four-star general, said on Thursday that he was concerned that Mitt Romney was "a moving target" on foreign policy.
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Paul Ryan: Providing Women With Affordable Contraception Is A ‘Threat’ To The Poor

Paul Ryan: Providing Women With Affordable Contraception Is A ‘Threat’ To The Poor | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
At Paul Ryan’s speech on poverty yesterday in Ohio, he intended to explain how the Republican party’s platform would help combat poverty in America.
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President Obama on Mourdock - The Tonight Show with Jay Leno

President Obama responds to rape statement from Senate candidate Richard Mourdock. Subscribe to The Tonight Show for more Leno: http://full.sc/IbG1mW Watch T...
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Not to Be Outdone, Mama Troll Sarah Palin Attacks Obama with Racially Charged Language

Not to Be Outdone, Mama Troll Sarah Palin Attacks Obama with Racially Charged Language | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
You didn't seriously think Sarah Palin was going to sit idly by and let Donald Trump and Ann Coulter troll America without joining in on the fun, did you?
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Krugman: Truth is, Romney has no plan to create jobs

Krugman: Truth is, Romney has no plan to create jobs | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
You can defend President Obama's jobs record - recovery from a severe financial crisis is always difficult, and especially so when the opposition party does its best to block every policy initiative you propose.
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Debt Collection Rules Fall Short For Consumers

Debt Collection Rules Fall Short For Consumers | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
For the first time, a single federal government agency will oversee the debt collection industry starting next year, marking a monumental victory for the year-old Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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Myth Romney

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41 Minutes, 24 Myths If you watched last night’s debate, you already know that Mitt Romney came down with a particularly serious case of Romnesia.
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Romney Plans On Doing A "Fuck You, World!" Tour To Negate All "Obama Apologies"

Romney Plans On Doing A "Fuck You, World!" Tour To Negate All "Obama Apologies" | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
He made it clear that he was very disappointed in President Obama for restoring positive relations with many, if not all allies around the world calling the president's initial trip when he met with world dignitaries an "Apology Tour."...
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Mormon Mitt in Bed with Big Tobacco

Mormon Mitt in Bed with Big Tobacco | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
Romney's religious hypocrisy and immorality are laid bare in his personal involvement in Bain Capital's work for Big Tobacco hooking millions of Russians on the drug that is anathema to Mormons.
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Obama Slam-Dunks Foreign Policy Debate – Read Best Romney Rebukes Here

Obama Slam-Dunks Foreign Policy Debate – Read Best Romney Rebukes Here | Daily Crew | Scoop.it
After tonight's last presidential debate, I think Romney might even feel safer with Obama as leader of the free world.
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