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Income level way down the list of presidential predictors

Sep 20, 2012
Frank Newport of Gallup drops by to school us on just what factors truly effect how we vote for the president. Spoiler alert: gaffes like Romney's "47 percent" aren't one of them.
Posted In: 2012 elections, Mitt Romney, 47 percent
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Ad hits Obama on child soldiers

Sep 20, 2012
Conservative nonprofit Let Freedom Ring attacks Obama for providing military aid to countries that use child soldiers.
Posted In: 2012 election, Barack Obama, foreign aid, super PAC
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Crossroads GPS charges into House race

Sep 19, 2012
Crossroads GPS and American Crossroads begin $10 million ad campaign that makes them active at all levels of the national election
Posted In: super PAC, 2012 election, Karl Rove, Barack Obama
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From good job to newly homeless

Sep 19, 2012
A woman living in Loudon County, Va., rides an economic roller coaster.
Posted In: Loudon County, Virginia
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The 47% who don't pay federal income tax include middle class, poor, retirees

Sep 18, 2012
Mitt Romney wasn't wrong when he said almost half of Americans don't pay federal income taxes. Some of those people are retired, some are poor. Another big reason why some don't pay? Tax cuts.
Posted In: Mitt Romney, Taxes, 47 percent
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House Dems hit by super PAC/nonprofit team

Sep 18, 2012
American Action Network and Congressional Leadership Fund launch ads in four states with more to come
Posted In: super PAC, 2012 election, election spending
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The numbers behind Mitt Romney's 47% comment

Sep 18, 2012
Mitt Romney is standing by his words from a private fundraiser that were caught on videotape. In the video, Romney says 47 percent of the country pay no income tax and are therefore predisposed to vote for President Obama.
Posted In: Taxes, Mitt Romney
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Mitt Romney criticized over comments about taxes

Sep 18, 2012
Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney says 47 percent of Americans pay no net income tax -- ergo, they are predisposed to vote for President Obama. We break down the numbers.
Posted In: Mitt Romney, 47 percent, Taxes
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FreedomWorks for America releases deluge of ads

Sep 17, 2012
Ads target Florida, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana and Virginia
Posted In: super PAC, 2012 election, Senate
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Mitt Romney to address U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce

Sep 17, 2012
This morning Mitt Romney is set to speak before the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Romney seems to have achieved a small bounce among Hispanics after the Republican National Convention. Today is another chance to reach out to those critical voters.
Posted In: Mitt Romney, Hispanic, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

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