From the daily archives: Saturday, November 3, 2012

We are all invited to a rally in support of Mitt Romney on Sunday at 4:00 pm in the small parking lot of the early voting center in Delaware County, courtesy of Governor John Kasich and Senator Rob Portman.

Delaware County is certainly a Republican stronghold in Ohio, being one of the six counties to support Issue 2/Senate Bill 5 last year and known as a location where anyone with a pulse and an (R) next to their name can win an election, but this move by Kasich is sure to keep voters away as it will absolutely block the […]

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New Left Media captured video of all kinds of crazy at the recent Romney rally in Defiance, Ohio.

Videos like this always make me feel bad for the frat boy who can’t name all 57 points on Romney’s jobs plan. I have much less compassion for the kooks (4:05) who seem confused when you point out the obvious problems with their belief that Obama’s father was a Muslim AND an Atheist at the same time – or that President Obama is a Koran-reading Muslim who also attended Reverend Wright’s Christian Church for 20 years.

Earlier in the video […]

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With Romney/Ryan set to lose both Massachusetts and Wisconsin (RCP has Obama up 20.6 points and 5.4 points respectively) we wondered if there had been another presidential race when a ticket lost the home states (read: state of residency) of both the presidential and vice presidential candidates and still won the election.

It isn’t that common, but it has happened relatively recently.

Now taking guesses in the comments.

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According to AFSCME Spokesman Chris Fleming, a recent AFSCME poll shows support for President Barack Obama jumping seven points from 2008 among union members. The jump, according to Fleming, appears to be related to Senate Bill 5 and the attack against labor initiated by John Kasich and other Ohio Republicans.

“Kasich took on labor last year and he got his clock cleaned”, said Fleming. “Ohio voters and Ohio’s public servants know who is best for the future of Ohio, to move Ohio forward. President Obama has stood with everyone from the Jeep employees in Toledo to the correction officers in […]

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