By Lauren McCauley Common Dreams February 11, 2016 After NH Trouncing, Clinton’s Delegate Haul Exposes Rigged Electoral System Nearly 200,000 people call on superdelegates to follow the will of the people, not the whims of Democratic Party elites The electoral process is just as “rigged” as the economy, Bernie Sanders supporters are […]
By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute February 1, 2016 Minnesota GOP Rules Change after Ron Paul Delegates Win May Give Donald Trump the Win The Republican National Committee (RNC) was not happy that Ron Paul, who had won second place in Minnesota’s February of 2012 caucuses, ended up with over three-quarters of […]
By Against Crony Capitalism January 27, 2016 Does Goldman Sachs have a candidate in the presidential race? Goldman Sachs, AKA Government Sachs is very active politically. It has sought systematically to get its people into positions of power around the world. The second best thing to do after having one of the […]
By Against Crony Capitalism December 5, 2015 Donald Trump Tells Pro-Israel Crowd He Can’t Be Bought, Gets Booed OK, regular readers know we have our issues with Trump (like pretty much all the presidential candidates) but this is funny. The Israeli lobby is not used to being spoken to this way. These […]
By Against Crony Capitalism Republican Powerbrokers Intend to Clear the GOP Field for a Favored Establishment Candidate “I don’t like journalism,” – Sheldon Adelson The old boys with giant checkbooks want Jeb, Christie, or Romney in the White House. (Romney!) You know the guys who completely interchangeable with Hillary. The fat felines don’t want […]
Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org (More Crony Media) How the press works to keep the 2 (really 1?) party system in power (Video) In the attached video Libertarian candidate for the governor of Florida Adrian Wyllie seeks to gain access to the televised debates but is shut out. This despite being on the ballot, actively campaigning, […]
Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org By Daniel McAdams Ron Paul: Victory For Peace Candidate Walter Jones is Great News The war party did everything they could to defeat pro-peace Republican Walter Jones in the North Carolina primary last week, said Ron Paul, but in the end Rep. Jones prevailed. One important lesson from the victory, Dr. […]
As seen many times, even in Blount County politics, talk and reality do not always match up. Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com Steve Samples voting record doesn’t match his postcard mailer.
Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com Why 4 term Commissioner Kenneth Melton needs to go Does anyone remember his authoritarian approach to “serving” as Chairman of the Commission? It’s time for Kenneth Melton to go. 4 Term Incumbent County Commissioner Kenneth Melton voted to: Triple his pay from $300 to $900 a month 6/19/03 Raise your […]
Source: http://www.bcpublicrecord.com Larry Henry Bio and Candidate Statement District 10 Seat Seat B May 6 Primary America has become bloated and self-satisfied, and we fell asleep … and while we slept and trusted those we elected to represent us, those elected officials dug us into an economic pit, and backed us into a […]
Source: http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com By Robert Wenzel Murray Sabrin Issues Statement on “Double-Dealer” Diane Feinstein The Murray Sabrin campaign has issued the following statement, following news that the CIA has been spying on Congress. For Dianne Feinstein and constitutionally protected civil liberties, what’s good for the goose is a violation of the gander’s rights, says […]
Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org Was Cory Booker’s “start-up” just another way to raise big time cash without restrictions? Earlier we reported how Cory Booker’s company named the 15 year old son of a CNN executive to the company’s board and then issued the young man stock options. The son immediately resigned after this information […]
WATCH: Weiner Heated Exchange with Voter Who Doesn’t Vote for Him Published by HotViralBreakingNews New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner gets confronted by voter Peg Brunda about his controversial past.
Source: http://www.opensecrets.org By Michelle Martinelli With controversy continuing to develop over U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice, her personal finance records tell another interesting tale. As President Barack Obama’s favored candidate to replace Hillary Clinton, Rice has a net worth of somewhere between $23.5 million and $43.5 million as of 2009, which made her the wealthiest member […]
Source: http://occupycorporatism.com By Susanne Posel Occupy Corporatism November 27, 2012 Chancellor George Osborne has named Mark Carney, who is the current governor of the Bank of Canada and Chairman of the Financial Stability Board of the G20, has been chosen for governor of the Bank of England and successor to Mervyn King. In April it […]