Bloomberg News: Romney ‘rented’ Mormon church’s exemption to defer taxes for 15 years

This guy reminds me more and more of “Tricky Dick” Nixon… The Raw Story Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney used a loophole to “rent” the Mormon church’s tax exemption status and defer paying taxes for 15 years, according to a new report. Tax returns obtained by Bloomberg News through a Freedom of Information Act request indicated that… More Bloomberg News: Romney ‘rented’ Mormon church’s exemption to defer taxes for 15 years

Best Quotes From The Democratic National Convention

  Voice 4 America PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA: “You might not be ready for diplomacy with Beijing if you can’t visit the Olympics without insulting our closest ally,” said Obama, referring to the British taking offense to Republican challenger Mitt Romney’s assessment of the Summer Olympics. “All they have to offer is the same prescription they’ve… More Best Quotes From The Democratic National Convention

Matt Taibbi Reveals How Romney Made His Fortune — It Ain’t Pretty, and He Shouldn’t Be Proud of It

I just received this month’s copy of Rolling Stone Magazine in the mail. I never read RS in the 70’s, 80’s or 90’s.  However, that has changed.  I discovered that their political reports are informative and quite revealing in a way that mainstream (read… corporate) media avoids. I look forward to yet another great expose… More Matt Taibbi Reveals How Romney Made His Fortune — It Ain’t Pretty, and He Shouldn’t Be Proud of It

Bachmann: Vote for Romney because Obama is ‘extremely wealthy’

We’re most definitely sorting out the crazies on this Raw Story report… The Raw Story  Former Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann is encouraging voters to support Mitt Romney because President Barack Obama is “extremely wealthy” and can’t relate to the “common man.” USA Today caught up with Bachmann at the Republican National Convention earlier this week and asked her… More Bachmann: Vote for Romney because Obama is ‘extremely wealthy’

Obama Leads Romney By 7 Points As Negative Ads Take Toll

I’m not counting chickens before they hatch, but I’m just sayin’.   Hopefully this trend will stay steady for the next three months… The Huffington Post President Barack Obama is leading Mitt Romney by 7 points among registered voters — 52 percent to 45 percent — in a just-released CNN/ORC International poll. The margin echoes those… More Obama Leads Romney By 7 Points As Negative Ads Take Toll

Netanyahu: Romney Lying About Their Friendship

Is there anything that Romney doesn’t lie about? Daily Kos Bibi Netanyahu told Vanity Fair “I remember him [Romney] for sure, but I don’t think we had any particular connections, I knew him and he knew me, I suppose.”~Bibi Netanyahu, July 2012 in Vanity Fair Interview, (middle of Page 4) But, to hear the pathological liar, Mitt Romney,… More Netanyahu: Romney Lying About Their Friendship

STUDY: Super-Rich Hiding At Least $21 Trillion In Tax Havens

Not only is this a national security issue for our country, it’s a global security issue as well… Think Progress According to a new study, the world’s super-rich are shielding at least $21 trillion in secret offshore tax havens. Using data from the Bank of International Settlements, IMF, World Bank, and national governments, the Tax Justice… More STUDY: Super-Rich Hiding At Least $21 Trillion In Tax Havens

How Romney ‘retroactively retired’ from Bain: 4 takeaways

Mitt Romney’s predilection for secrecy may turn out to be a major problem for his campaign… The Week Team Romney tries to explain how he was technically the CEO of Bain Capital for much longer than previously stated, but its story only further muddies the waters Under attack from President Obama’s re-election campaign, Mitt Romney has been… More How Romney ‘retroactively retired’ from Bain: 4 takeaways

BREAKING FROM BLOOMBERG: Romney’s Bain Yielded Private Gains, Socialized Losses

Daily Kos DRIP DRIP DRIP – Bloomberg’s title is spot on.  It goes on to say, in essence, that Romney’s type of business experience doesn’t equate to the type of management skills needed to be President of the United States. Mitt Romney touts his business acumen and job-creation record as a key qualification for being the… More BREAKING FROM BLOOMBERG: Romney’s Bain Yielded Private Gains, Socialized Losses