Playing the Right Game
I confess, it is fascinating to watch the Republican consultants responsible for the Orca system debacle try and explain its inherent short comings away. Let’s begin with the first problem they face. They put an untested piece of technology in the field the day of the election. Let me repeat that-they put an untested piece of technology in the field the day of the election. | Read More »
Dear Consultants: In Close Elections, GOTV Matters
In 46 states (excluding AK, MS, NJ, and RI), Mitt Romney either expanded the percentage victory margin or shrunk the percentage loss margin compared to McCain in 2008. In only 4 states did Romney win by a smaller percentage or lose by a higher percentage than McCain did in 2008.
Great news, right? Not so fast.
Judging by the current vote totals, Romney’s nationwide operation fell far short of McCain’s in 2008. In fact, Romney currently trails McCain by around 2 million votes.
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Broward County Commissioner and Lobbyist Husband accost Media Trackers investigator
This is cross posted from our Florida Media Trackers’ site. 2ND NOV 2012 AT 12:25 | BY TOM LAUDER In the midst of a close re-election campaign, Broward Commissioner Stacy Ritter and her lobbyist husband Russ Klenet aggressively engaged a Media Trackers Florida correspondent investigating voting irregularities at an early voting location in Coral Springs, Florida. While speaking with local firefighters and sheriff’s representatives in the | Read More »
There Are Two Paths
As we approach the finish line of what I think is one of the most fascinating periods in this great American experiment, a Presidential election, it is clear to me and the team at the Madison Action Fund that we are literally a country at the crossroads of history. We have the choice between two paths. And while some will complain that the distinction between | Read More »
The Left, the Media and Plans to Destroy Scott Walker
From the diaries… Labor union bosses, trial lawyers and the Wisconsin Democrats have been out to end the political career of Governor Scott Walker since the moment he took office. His move to reform government employee union collective bargaining rights was a public relations spark that ignited a partisan heap of half-truths and electoral grudges. To date, Scott Walker and his reforms are still standing | Read More »
Fraud in Wisconsin
We are told again and again by the Left, “There is no such thing as voter fraud in the American political system.” It is the rallying cry of Progressives as they simultaneously fight against common sense Voter ID laws while trying to steal elections. Like the Wizard of Oz, they frantically work the loopholes of the American political system while yelling, “Pay no attention to | Read More »
Union Bosses Showing Their True Colors in Wisconsin
From the Diaries… As the Recall Walker effort submitted their signatures to the Wisconsin Government Accountability Board today (claiming 1 million signatures), Wisconsinites deserve a serious analysis of this Big Labor, big money game to force a recall election on the people of this state. We will be shocked at what is yet to come. Evidence is already mounting to suggest that Big Labor has | Read More »
This Is What Democracy Looks Like to State Senator Lena Taylor
In an exclusive story broken by Media Trackers (www.MediaTrackers.org), Wisconsin Democrat state Senator Lena Taylor, an outspoken critic of Governor Scott Walker, appears to be closely associated with voter fraud that took place during the spring elections in April of this year. Taylor is also one of the 14 AWOL state Senators that fled across state lines rather than vote on Walker’s Budget Repair Bill | Read More »
Counter Rally In Madison, WI Tomorrow
Calling all tea party and grassroots conservatives in Wisconsin! This is your moment. Your state is ground zero in the fight against the unions. We win there, we win everywhere. Why else do you think President Obama, Organizing for America and just about every element of the Left is focused on the fight in Wisconsin? Heck, even the godfather of the union movement, AFL-CIO President Richard | Read More »
Tax, Tax, Tax the Rich, We Can Fix the Deficit!
It is becoming apparent that Wisconsin is ground zero for the fight agains the unions and their bloated pension plans. Today, 13 school districts in Wisconsin had to shut down because so many teachers called in “sick.” Those same teachers, oddly enough, showed up in Madison to fight against Governor Scott Walker’s budget repair bill because, horror of horrors, he’s going to actually expect unions | Read More »