Today’s Example Of Why You Can’t Trust The Media
Today’s example of why you can’t trust most of what you read or hear in the media and how many are just getting started in boosting up the Obama campaign to ensure victory in 2012; POLITICO reports that Obama has raised a record smashing $86 million in the first quarter of the year – ever notice how anything our current President does is quickly labeled | Read More »
Paul Akers, Candidate for U.S. Senate, Vetted by “We The People” – A Top-Flight Performance
Paul Akers was the fifth, out of this year’s Republican candidates for U.S. Senate, to be vetted by We The People – Southwest Washington (WTP). I have to admit to being pleasantly surprised with the “top-flight” performance that Akers delivered at this event. The reasons behind my being “pleasantly surprised” on this occasion are two-fold: (1) Up to now, I probably have had less exposure | Read More »
PETA plays politics to extort money
If like me when you think PETA you think of a organization that has a seemingly worthwhile cause, the ethical treatment of animals, but whose tactics are so extreme that they actually harm that cause. You think over-the-top or short sighted. But you probably don’t think of them as money grubbing extortionists who also happen to fail at the most basic level. Well, sadly, you | Read More »
On Fundraising Widgets
Hi, Mister Campaign Fundraiser Technician? Yes, you. I don’t care if you work in a campaign, or just sell your services to campaigns. I’m talking to you. We at RedState.com do enjoy asking our readers to give money to candidates. When a good Republican needs help, we want to find that help. And one thing you guys have already figured out is that nifty website | Read More »
The RNC called today…. I hung up!
RNC (and/or any other form/arm of Party), technology, technique, out-reach, fund-raising, information dissemination, etc… First off, Welcome to my musing… This will certainly not be any Award winner writing, not that I think any of my other writing is, but earnest, honest, sharing… Ponder with me… Share your thoughts/concerns in return, if you wish…. You, like me, are probably “frustrated” as well as some other | Read More »
Just heard on the news
Just heard on the radio that the Obama campaign has announced it raised over $150 million in donations in September. Apparently they added an extra 632,000 new donors to their list, and they are bragging that makes a total of over 3.1 million donors in total.
Bailout the Republican Party in November?
Summary: After the bailout, Republicans want campaign contributions. Here are my replies to their appeals. I almost can’t believe the Republican party, after the bailout, has the gall to ask me for money. Read the rest of the article Republican Fund Raising Replies at Liberty Stop.
Breaking news: Excellent fund-raising month for the Democrats.
And let me note in passing that there was a thoroughly mixed-up set of reporting on this by our national media (admittedly, not entirely their fault). In fact, I’m only three-quarters convinced that I have everything reasonably straight now; but this should go up. Here’s what went down. The Obama campaign reports (via Constant Reader CrabCakes) $52 million raised for June; the DNC reports 22.4 | Read More »