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What I Ask of Romney and Obama

loadstar Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 9:59 AM
It does occur to me that Obama and Slick Willie have one thing in common-- NEITHER ever had a job outside of elective office. But at least Slick Willie trained as governor for a long time, while Obama is doing "on the job executive training" as POTUS (at America's expense!).
Corbett_ Wrote: Sep 05, 2012 11:50 AM
Loadstar -- you are totally wrong about Obama. He DID have jobs before being elected. He was a community organizer and an attorney (before he was disbarred).

Not that these jobs were productive, but he did have jobs.

The Republican Convention ended on the theme "Believe in America." That sounded nice, but it was just another platitude. Mitt Romney's speech was filled with platitudes: "We will honor America's democratic ideals. ... We're united to preserve liberty."


Liberals and conservatives have real differences. We should state them.

America is going broke, and tough decisions must be made. To save our future, we must slow the growth of entitlements and military spending. Mitt Romney was silent about that.

Sure, "Believing in America" means individuals get to decide how to run the businesses we create. But it...