Posts tagged "Romney"

Better than Charlie Rose w/Nicole Kidman: Berkowitz with Free market activist Jack Roeser, on Cable/Web

Jack Roeser: But the 80% of the state that is north of I-80…the schools districts are just immensely bad managers of everything they do.  It’s hard to find—the teachers, listen I am not blaming the teachers—the only reason there is anything good that happens in the k-12 system is because- let’s say half the teachers... Read more »

Better than Berkowitz w/Obama and Romney: Berkowitz w/Robin Steans on Public School performance- Web/Cable

“I asked her (Janis Joplin) for some happy news but she just smiled and turned away.”  American Pie Jeff Berkowitz, host of “Public Affairs,” asked Robin Steans, Executive Director of Advance Illinois, for some news but she just smiled pretty and gave it to him straight. Across the State of Illinois, only about one third of... Read more »

Round 10 and Round 11 go to Romney, 10 to 9; Debate over, Romney wins

  Round 9, economy generally, goes to Romney, 10-9 Round 10, misimpressions of  Obama and Romney. Obama: I don’t think ‘government creates jobs, where did you get that idea. I just want to help people. Romney: I want to focus on getting the economy going and creating jobs.  Round 10 goes to Romney, 10 to... Read more »
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Round 9, Gun control to getting married before having babies to Fast & Furious to education? What a joke this debate has become, 0 to 0

CRowley jumps in again to help Obama and get back to that important question of banning assault weapons, which neither Rs nor Ds have wanted to deal with for the last umteen years, but Candy thinks that is the really important thing to discuss, because she will do anything to try to help Obama. Where... Read more »

Round 4, a tie, 8 to 8

Stupid lilly ledbetter question from the audience, arguing women get less in salary because of discrimination. Question’s premise is wrong. Both answers were pedestrian, a wash, a tie. CNN and Crowley can’t be trusted ever again with a Presidential debate.

Round 3 on the Economy, etc goes to Romney, 10 to 9

Round 3 essentially was who has best plan to get economy going. Romney won because he stayed focused on how  poorly the economy has done, how his five point program would improve things, how tax rates would be cut, how you could cap deductions but cut marginal retes of taxation.  Obama was plagued in his... Read more »
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Round 2 of 2nd Presidential Debate goes to Romney, 10-9

Round 2 of 2nd Presidential Debate goes to Romney, 10-9. Round 2 is a hodgepodge on gas prices, oil exploration, renewable energy. Romney challenges Obama and they go toe to toe for a minute or two.  Essentially, Romney argues nobody believes you are for exploration in oil, etc. Nobody believes you are for all of... Read more »

Round 1 of 2nd Pres. Debate-- on jobs, Detroit bankruptcy goes to Obama, 10-8, with help from moderator Crowley

Crowley gives   Round 1 to Obama on Detroit bankruptcy by not letting Romney respond. Romney has two opponents so far: Obama and Crowley

The top ten reasons why Paul Ryan won the 2012 VP debate.

Not only did the below statements and actions help bring independents to Romney-Ryan, but they helped set or reinforce the foundation for Romney’s arguments in the second Presidential debate, scheduled for this coming Tuesday night. We just had an ambassador and three other Americans killed in Libya. That doesn’t happen everyday. And, Joe Biden lied... Read more »
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Round 6, Role of Government in economy: Obama wins 9 to 8

Obama says Government is great because it cuts out the middleman, as in student loans. Mitt emphasizes that government shouldn’t pick winners and losers, but we should help make education more efficient and cites to report cards.  STupid argument by Romney.  Romney does make the argument for school choice,  but it was so subdued  that... Read more »
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