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Ann and Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Don’t Let Obama Convince You That American Success Is Bad

During the current election campaign, for the first time in American history, President Barack Obama and the “left” have made success in America to be negative.


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Could Enforcing Obamacare Result In A Negative Medicaid ‘Ripple Effect’?

If President Barack Obama is re-elected, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will stay, with much of the legislation therein taking effect by January of 2014. According to some experts, the results could be catastrophic for the nation’s Medicaid program – and the health of the American populace.


Vice President Joe Biden speaks during an event at the Pentagon on Oct. 1, 2012 in Arlington, Va. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Biden: What I Meant To Say Is Middle Class Buried By Policies Romney Support

Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday that the middle class has been “buried” during the past four years, a statement that Republicans immediately seized upon as an unwitting indictment of the Obama administration.


First Lady Michelle Obama speaks at the Democratic National Convention (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: Democrats Offer A Positive Vision For The Future At Convention After GOP Offers Only Attacks

Sitting in the Time Warner Cable Arena last night I was struck by how different the Democratic National Convention was from the Republican event last week. Unlike the Republicans in Tampa, Democrats focused on the fight to preserve the middle class and the American Dream.

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President Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney have tossed sports-themed insults at each other from the campaign trail. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Obama, Romney Play Catch With Sports Insults

On the eve of the Democratic National Convention, President Barack Obama declared that Republican rival Mitt Romney should be penalized for “unnecessary roughness” on the middle class.


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Opinion: Obama’s Latest Class Warfare Speech

Obama’s latest speech on tax cuts for the middle class is just a retread of his tired class warfare rhetoric and strategy.