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Providing credible information to educate the American electorate to decide who to vote for in the 2012 US Presidential Elections
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Who are the 47% Romney doesn't care about?

Who are the 47% Romney doesn't care about? | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
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SECRET VIDEO: Romney Tells Millionaire Donors What He REALLY Thinks of Obama Voters

SECRET VIDEO: Romney Tells Millionaire Donors What He REALLY Thinks of Obama Voters | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
When he doesn't know a camera's rolling, the GOP candidate shows his disdain for half of America.
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Mitt Romney Gets His Ass Handed To Him By A Gay Veteran

Mitt Romney Gets His Ass Handed To Him By A Gay Veteran | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

The entire scene is a thing of beauty....Watch through to the end for the veteran's comments...There is no doubt that Romney's position is absolute...and when it comes to who to vote for, LBGT Americans' position should be also absolute--Romney?  No way!

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Republicans complicit in the ‘failure’ they rail against

Republicans complicit in the ‘failure’ they rail against | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
Rep. Steny Hoyer and Paul Krugman highlight the problem with the Republican Party.
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Compare Job Creation under Republicans @24M to under Democrats @42M...Need we say more?

Compare Job Creation under Republicans @24M to under Democrats @42M...Need we say more? | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
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Romney Says He Supports Popular Obamacare Provisions On NBC, Quietly Reverses Hours Later On Conservative Website

Romney Says He Supports Popular Obamacare Provisions On NBC, Quietly Reverses Hours Later On Conservative Website | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
This morning on NBC, Mitt Romney said that “there are a number of things that I like” about Obamacare and suggested he would retain: 1. The guarantee that insurance companies couldn’t discriminate against people with pre-exisiting conditions, and 2.
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It is time for Democrats have to grow a backbone and stand up for what we believe.

It is time for Democrats have to grow a backbone and stand up for what we believe. | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
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HILARIOUS: Stephen Colbert Breaks Down Mitt Romney's RNC Speech

HILARIOUS: Stephen Colbert Breaks Down Mitt Romney's RNC Speech | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
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West Wing Reports ‏@WestWingReport In terms of helping Israeli security, hawkish defense chief Barak says Obama has done “more than anything that I can remember in the past”

West Wing Reports ‏@WestWingReport  In terms of helping Israeli security, hawkish defense chief Barak says Obama has done “more than anything that I can remember in the past” | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
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David Letterman On Fracking: 'We're Screwed'

On Wednesday July 18.2012 night's "Late Show", host David Letterman took several minutes to share his thoughts on fracking. Scolding the "greedy oil and gas ...
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Washington Post: Paul Ryan fails -- the truth

Washington Post: Paul Ryan fails -- the truth | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

He lies to the American people...Astounding how many newspapers, opinion leaders, and fact checkers are calling the Ryan, Romney and the Republicans on this....and they simply don't care--They just keep repeating the same lies....

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FACT CHECK: 5 Blatant Lies From Paul Ryan's Convention Speech

FACT CHECK: 5 Blatant Lies From Paul Ryan's Convention Speech | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
Our thoughts and prayers go out to fact checkers everywhere.
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What Paul Ryan offered Americans in his speech last night:

What Paul Ryan offered Americans in his speech last night: | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
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BREAKING: Pennsylvania Supreme Court Puts Voter ID Law In Jeopardy

BREAKING: Pennsylvania Supreme Court Puts Voter ID Law In Jeopardy | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
Last month, a Pennsylvania trial judge upheld that state’s Voter ID law, in an opinion that relied at least in part on Nineteenth Century precedent which claimed that vote suppressing laws may be permissible to protect against ‘rogues,’ ‘strumpets,’...
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Veterans' Homelessness fell by 12% between 2010 and 2011 under Obama...

Veterans' Homelessness fell by 12% between 2010 and 2011 under Obama... | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
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MSNBC Republican Commentator, Joe Scarborough, says Romney is likely to lose because...

MSNBC Republican Commentator, Joe Scarborough, says Romney is likely to lose because... | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
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Just got the car out of the ditch...and now the Republicans want the keys back...Hell, no!

Just got the car out of the ditch...and now the Republicans want the keys back...Hell, no! | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
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Fla. Republican: We wanted to suppress black votes

Fla. Republican: We wanted to suppress black votes | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
Florida's disgraced former GOP chairman says the party had meetings about "keeping blacks from voting"...
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Nuns on the Bus support Obama...Say that the Ryan/Romney Budget fails a basic moral test...

Nuns on the Bus support Obama...Say that the Ryan/Romney Budget fails a basic moral test... | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

Finally, religious leaders reminding us what a true moral compass is about....Catholic Sister Simone Campbell- speaking at the Democratic Convention:


"Paul Ryan claims his budget reflects the principles of our shared Catholic faith. But the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops stated that the Ryan budget failed a basic moral test, because it would harm families living in poverty."

- Sister Simone Campbell, Executive Director, Roman Catholic Social Justice Organization

 

Click link for full text of remarks as Prepared for Delivery by Sister Campell at the DNC.

 

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Michelle Obama 10pm, Kal Penn 9pm--Listen to all the Speakers at the Democratic Convention LIVE on CSPAN

Michelle Obama 10pm, Kal Penn 9pm--Listen to all the Speakers at the Democratic Convention LIVE on CSPAN | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

Here is the full schedule below. What a great line up tonight and each and every night!

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67 Days until YOUR VOTING or not will decide who will be our President...

67 Days until YOUR VOTING or not will decide who will be our President... | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

"If you decide not to vote for Obama because he can't get things done...it's kinda like saying, 'This guy can't cure cancer...so I'm gonna to vote for cancer.'" -- Chris Rock   Make taking care of registering to vote and having the proper ID a priority next week...!

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Chronicling Mitt's Mendacity, Vol. XXXII, 30 Items where Romeny is not even close to being true...

Chronicling Mitt's Mendacity, Vol. XXXII, 30 Items where Romeny is not even close to being true... | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

Jon Chait noted the other day that Mitt Romney's statements were ..."Not even close to being true.... That's just crazy... Sigh." Steve Benen just posted the new Mitt's Mendacity, 30 items ready to go.

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Romney's grammer with "People ask Ann and I..." leaves English teachers cringing...

Romney's grammer with "People ask Ann and I..." leaves English teachers cringing... | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it

And did you notice that Romney gave virtually NO DETAILS of what his policies would be in his acceptance speech or throughout the entire Republican Convention?!! 

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The Ed Show says, "The future of the country is at stake, and Republicans are on stage talking to furniture... mocking the President....What's your caption?"

The Ed Show says, "The future of the country is at stake, and Republicans are on stage talking to furniture... mocking the President....What's your caption?" | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
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Even Fox News called him on it: Paul Ryan's Speech Was Full Of 'Blatant Lies'

Even Fox News called him on it: Paul Ryan's Speech Was Full Of 'Blatant Lies' | Educating Voters and Promoting the Vote | Scoop.it
According to Fox News columnist Sally Kohn, vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan's speech at the Republican National Convention on Wednesday "was an apparent attempt to set the world record for the greatest number of blatant lies and...
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