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Oh My: Obama Camp Denies Writing Off Florida, North Carolina, Virginia, and Colorado

Ticked Wrote: Oct 18, 2012 12:57 PM
New Report out from Republican Senator Tom Coburn on our fiscal "situation". "The waste is unbelievable," says Coburn. "We're bankrupt, this country is bankrupt, and people just don't want to admit it." "What was once a great country has been mortgaged and bankrupted by the egos and ethics of career politicians," says Coburn, who adds the only way to change the system is to vote out all the incumbents.
Illbay Wrote: Oct 18, 2012 1:58 PM
It's all the Democrats, that's true, but it's at least half the Republicans. You think Lisa Murkowski is all about fiscal responsibility, for instance?

We can whine about it all we want but for whatever reason we do NOT have the political will to cut off the money spigot. Even CANADA, for gosh sakes, was able to rein it in about a dozen years ago...and that's when they had a LIBERAL government!

I guess our public credit card limit is just TOO HIGH, and the urge to max it out and then ask for an increase is just too great for the political class in this country.
Ticked Wrote: Oct 18, 2012 1:06 PM
Firing Obama, Reid and Pelosi would be a good start.

Even as they celebrate the president's, er, "win" in the second debate, Team Obama has found itself in the unenviable position of denying reports that they are essentially pulling out of four swing states heading down the election's final gauntlet.  The electoral rumor mill started with a National Journal piece by Major Garrett that included (read: buried) this tantalizing nugget:
 

What also became clear after the dust began to settle from the rumble on Long Island was the electoral map has narrowed and Obama’s...