Category Archives: Election 2012

IRS scrutinizing conservative 501(c)(4) groups worth finding out who they really are

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It’s not a big secret that the Koch Brothers fund the Tea Party and have Americans for Prosperity affiliated with 501(c)(4) status (Americans for Prosperity Foundation has 501(c)(3) status) that, thanks to the Supreme Court’s January 2010 “Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission” decision,  provide them with the ability toRead the full story »

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Fed investigation finds thousands of Republican redistricting files in Wisconsin destroyed

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It’s been well documented where 2012 was the year of gerrymandering where Republicans on a national scale used secretive partisan re-drawing of district boundaries to turn elections where, even though Democrats received 1.4 million more votes in House of Representatives races, Republicans gained control of the House by a 234Read the full story »

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Election Day results show a mixed bag of progressive victories and more challenges ahead

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After the hundreds of campaign ads from all directions politically and with grassroots efforts combining with official political parties working to take command of democracy despite Republican tactics to try to disenfranchise the rights of voters, Election Day has finally come and there were some interesting results. Barack Obama won,Read the full story »

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President Obama visits Madison the day before the historic national election (video)

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President Barack Obama made a stop in Madison leading up to Election Day on November 6, 2012. Mark Pocan, Tammy Baldwin and others were part of the festivities leading up to Bruce Springsteen performing and introducing the President. Estimates are that 18,000 people participated in the event. Here are someRead the full story »

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Romney campaign and Wisconsin Republican Party linked to voter harassment and intimidation training

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When you consider how that in 2011, Republicans have promoted the Koch Brothers-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) voter photo ID legislation in at least 35 states. The Brennan Center For Justice has an exhaustive analysis summarizing that “Fourteen states have passed restrictive voting laws and executive actions that haveRead the full story »

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Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen gets denied on inflicting Walker’s unconstitutional Voter ID law on Wisconsin voters

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Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen was trying to find any excuse possible to do the bidding for his partisan Koch Brothers-funded pal, Scott Walker, to disenfranchise Wisconsin voters in time for the November 6 election and beyond. Despite the absolute fact that Van Hollen was trying to propagate theRead the full story »

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Wisconsin Republican legislators quietly deleting their ALEC emails to hide their Koch Brothers agenda

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There are dozens of corporations that dumping their support or affiliation with the Koch Brothers-funded American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).  It turns out that Wisconsin Republican legislators are also deleting their emails from ALEC that have been giving them marching orders on what to do as obedient Walker puppets. WisconsinRead the full story »

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Scott Walker releases 2012 Republican Convention speech where he finally is truthful

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Scott Walker is giving a big speech in Tampa at the the Republican National Convention where Mitt Romney and Wisconsin’s Paul Ryan will be nominated as President and Vice President in 2012. It’s a big moment for Walker and he was so excited about the prospect of making a nationalRead the full story »

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Paul Ryan Exposed – The Republicans Want To Hide His Record (video)

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Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan was nominated by Mitt Romney as VP candidate and will be paraded around as some kind of “superhero” like Scott Walker.  The American people need to find out just some of the extreme policies and his record that need to be exposed.  He will continue toRead the full story »

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Fellow pathological liar Walker’s Michigan speeches for Romney prove Republicans have no idea what the truth is

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Walker was in Kalamazoo, Michigan for a $500-a-head fundraiser ($1000 if you want a photo with Walker) for Mitt Romney and gave another speech in Grand Rapids. He had the temerity to actually infuse how “the truth” will be a success for the Romney/Ryan ticket in the November election. IfRead the full story »

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Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen takes aim at democracy and voter disenfranchisement one more time

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Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen is at it again in his attempt to attack the very basic American democratic idea of allowing the people of Wisconsin to vote without disenfranchisement. In his petty statement, he quibbled “People in this state are very frustrated that a common sense law enacted byRead the full story »

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Walker’s fanatical view of women as second class citizens aligns perfectly with Romney, Ryan and Republican Party

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It should come as no surprise that Scott Walker would agree with Missouri Republican Senate Candidate Todd Akin, running against Democratic incumbent Claire McCaskill, that women, once raped, are somehow able to not get pregnant due to some special (completely unscientifically provable) impulse that stops the pregnancy. After all, theRead the full story »

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Scott Walker’s lovefest with Paul Ryan show how they both share extremist views and Koch Brothers money

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Perhaps by the time 2013 rolls around, we will have Scott Walker facing indictments for his obvious connections to the corruption and pay-to-play tactics in the FBI John Doe investigation that should start heating up with the Tim Russell trial in mid-September. Granted, Russell goes through lawyers like his partnerRead the full story »

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