Gingrich: Elections ‘rigged’ for the rich

What surprises me about Newt Gingrich’s statement is the fact that a politician on Gingrich’s level would admit that the election is rigged for the rich…period. Alanta Journal Constitution Elections are “rigged” for the rich, according to former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich. Gingrich, talking to the Rev. Al Sharpton on the minister’s MSNBC television show Tuesday,… More Gingrich: Elections ‘rigged’ for the rich

Scott Walker Using $100 Million Of Taxpayer Money To Fight Off Recall?

Stating it clearly and concisely, Scott Walker is a crook, period. Forbes As Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker heads into the final stretch in his effort to hang onto his job, he is finding it increasingly more difficult to make his case honestly— or without using huge sums of taxpayer money to sway voters. While life… More Scott Walker Using $100 Million Of Taxpayer Money To Fight Off Recall?

Perry On Whether His Tax Plan Gives Millions In Tax Breaks To The Rich: ‘I Don’t Care About That’

Typical Rick Perry GOP response… Think Progress Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) today became the latest GOP presidential hopeful to release a tax plan, as he tries to catch up in the polls, some of which even have him trailing former Speaker Newt Gingrich and libertarian favorite Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX). The plan, as Perry has been explaining, revolves… More Perry On Whether His Tax Plan Gives Millions In Tax Breaks To The Rich: ‘I Don’t Care About That’

Murdoch Using Drone Aircraft to Spy on U.S. SERIOUSLY Updated x3 (Daily Kos)

The audacity of this  person!  How many laws does Rupert Murdoch have to break before he is thrown in jail? Daily Kos Breaking from Keith Olbermann‘s Countdown on CurrentTV: (UPDATE 1: video of segment now viewable at bottom of diary) The FAA is investigating Murdoch for flying a drone with a camera on it.. Forbes magazine reporting it.… More Murdoch Using Drone Aircraft to Spy on U.S. SERIOUSLY Updated x3 (Daily Kos)

Robert Reich on the Super Rich Getting Richer While Everyone Else Gets Poorer

Robert Reich is the man whom I hope President Obama chooses to replace Larry Summers who is head of the White House’s National Economic Council, a position created by former President Bill Clinton during his presidency. Robert Reich was then President Clinton’s Secretary of Labor.  Reich would be the ideal person to replace Summers.  Robert Reich… More Robert Reich on the Super Rich Getting Richer While Everyone Else Gets Poorer