Obama Surrogates Refuse to Answer Threshold Question “Are We Better Off than Four Years Ago?”

      As is the case most weeks, Sunday’s political news programs had a clear recurring theme – ducking the threshold question of this and every presidential election since Ronald Reagan so brilliantly raised it – “Are the American People better off today than they were four years ago?” With Democrats gathering for their national convention in Charlotte, the talking head circuit was riddled with Obama surrogates and | Read More »

    The Washington Times: Today’s Headlines — Oct. 22, 2008

    http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/oct/22/mccain-trails-in-states-that-backed-bush/ McCain trails in states that backed BushRepublican gains ground on key poll questions http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/oct/22/new-president-inherits-afghan-crisis/ New president to inherit Afghan crisisResurgent Taliban takes toll on NATO, U.S. troops http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/oct/22/safe-seats-change-lawmakers-to-donors/ EXCLUSIVE: Lawmakers in safe seats raise huge sumsAiding peers pays dividends http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/oct/22/175-an-hour-santa-sues-to-get-job-back/ $175-an-hour Santa sues to keep job http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/oct/22/for-french-chief-of-imf-its-viva-la-difference-ove/ At IMF, viva la difference? http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/oct/22/administration-urges-time-for-bailout-to-work/ Administration urges patience on bailoutBacks off second stimulus bill http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2008/oct/22/ex-stadium-chief-feared-omalleys-retribution/ Ex-stadium | Read More »