CHART: The 19 Super PAC Donors Who Have Poured $47 Million Into The GOP Race

Sheldon Adelson, Newt Gingrich’s political backer,  is on record as saying that the rich shouldn’t sway elections. Am I missing something in that quote? Think Progress Once again this week, independent-expenditure-only “Super PACs” disclosed their donors for the month of January 2012. A ThinkProgress analysis of these new filings and previously available data reveals that 19… More CHART: The 19 Super PAC Donors Who Have Poured $47 Million Into The GOP Race

Stephen Colbert’s ‘not-so-funny’ presidential announcement – The Week

Stephen Colbert’s ‘not-so-funny’ presidential a… Follow my videos on vodpod The Week The video: Stephen Colbert isn’t on the ballot in South Carolina. But a PPP surveythis week put his support in the Palmetto State’s Jan. 21 presidential primary at 5 percent — better than actual candidate Jon Huntsman. So on Thursday night’s show, Colbert asked his… More Stephen Colbert’s ‘not-so-funny’ presidential announcement – The Week

Politico’s The week in one-liners: Paul, Palin, Stewart

The top quotes in politics … “I’m not going to kiss his ring, and I’m not going to kiss any other part of his anatomy.” — Republican presidential candidate Jon Huntsman on what he won’t do to please Donald Trump. “I think that they are joke candidates.” — Donald Trump dissing Ron Paul and Jon Huntsman on the “Today” show. “Thank… More Politico’s The week in one-liners: Paul, Palin, Stewart

Politico’s: The week in one-liners: Huntsman, Leno, Perry

Politico The top quotes in politics … “When’s the delivery food coming?” — Republican White House hopeful Jon Huntsman making a cringe-worthy joke about China. “It’s fun to poke at him a little bit.” — GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry on bringing up the Obama birther debate. “Right now a lawn gnome can beat Obama.” — Former Senate candidate Christine O’Donnell knocking the… More Politico’s: The week in one-liners: Huntsman, Leno, Perry

Jon Huntsman Slams Republican Candidates

Mario Piperni Jon Huntsman was asked what he thought of the Republican debate in Vegas. I was totally embarrassed- completely embarrassed by the lack of seriousness, the lack of focus on the issues that really matter to the American people- issues about reviving our economy and addressing joblessness were given short shrift. Our role in the world… More Jon Huntsman Slams Republican Candidates

Food For Thought

I’m sure many people have thought similarly about Herman Cain‘s stupidity and Jon Huntsman‘s experience as an envoy in China.  He speaks Chinese fluently and prior to being the US Ambassador in China, he was Governor of  Utah! There are many reasons to choose this sensible candidate but we are not in a reasonable and rational world… More Food For Thought