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  • Mike

    My analysis of last night's GOP presidential debate

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    Last night's GOP presidential debate hosted by NBC and moderated by Brian Williams started with Mitt Romney hurling charges at Newt Gingrich. Mitt accused Newt of being a lobbyist for Freddie Mac, being run out of the speaker-ship position in ...

  • Mike

    And then There Were Four

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    It doesn't get any better than this for political junkies like me. CNN's Jon King started the fireworks by asking Newt Gingrich about his second wife's accusation that he had asked her for an “open marriage. At first, Newt said ...

  • Mike

    What would Warren Buffett Do?

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I never thought that I would live long enough to see Republicans complain about capitalism. Yes, I've heard the difference between crony capitalism, venture capitalism, and now Rick Perry calls it “vulture capitalism" but the bottom line, it's still capitalism. ...

  • Mike

    Pious Baloney

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy It took about 17 debates before the truth came out about politicians and debates, when Newt Gingrich looked Mitt Romney straight in the eye and said, "let's cut ...

  • Mike

    It's a great day in America

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I've been saying that in order for our economy to recover we have to make job creation a priority, but still must have to invest in research and development, innovation, and infrastructure. The private sector will take the lead when ...

  • Mike

    It's on to New Hampshire

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    If Ricci Ware of San Antonio's KTSA AM radio, is correct I'm glad I didn't stay up until 2:00AM to hear who the eventual winner was in last night's Iowa caucus. It was enough trying to keep up with CNN's ...

  • Mike

    On your mark...Get set

    By Mike in Politcs Plus

    I just love the way the Iowa caucus is portrayed; if Mitt Romney wins, it's important but if a lower tier candidate wins, then once again it will be viewed as a sham. It is what it is, all the ...