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Picking Winners and Losers

The Daily Show with Jon StewartGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook Romney and the Republicans love to tell us that the government shouldn’t be picking winners and losers. This is hogwash. Romney has been hammering the Solyndra thing. Of course, he doesn’t want us to know that while he was at Bain Capital 22% of businesses that he invested in went belly up. Romney also said – But don’t forget, you put $90 billion, like 50 years’ worth of breaks, into — into solar and wind, to Solyndra and Fisker and Tesla and

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Sunday Evening News Roundup

Sunday Evening News Roundup The great George McGovern has died. Gary Hart has this remembrance. Robert Redford gives us reasons to vote for President Barack Obama. Romney continues to have a loose affiliation with the truth. I love this “women in binders” comment. We found out that Mitt didn’t go out and demand to have women in his cabinet. So, let’s look at Mitt Romney and Bain Capital. If Romney truly wanted to hire minorities and women, Bain was his company. Had he wanted it to happen, it would have. Guess what? It didn’t happen. To me, it is clear that

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Jennifer Granholm at the DNC

Who would have thought that Jennifer Granholm, former governor of Michigan, could give a short six-minute speech which had the Democratic Convention on their feet cheering, clapping and euphoric? This is how you give a simple speech that everyone will remember. Transcript of Jennifer Granholm’s speech at the DNC: Good evening, I’m Jennifer Granholm, from the great state of Michigan, where the trees are just the right height! Let me tell you a story about the dark days in my home state. Towards the end of my time as governor, Ford closed one of its biggest factories, a factory in Wixom,

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