Tag Archives: Republicans

MN-03 : Is Spending Less an Honest Solution ?

It seams that there are a lot of angry people out there. No, not the ones fighting over “burn’in” or “building” … no, I am sensing a real anger being represented through the newspaper editorial boards. The anger is being expressed based on the unwillingness by candidates to responsibly discuss fiscal positions in anything other […]

MN-02 : John Kline Has a Cash Cow

Did you notice how many colleges in our area have nicknames featuring animals ? There are the Golden Gophers for Minnesota, the Bison for North Dakota State, the Jackrabbits for South Dakota State, the Hawkeyes for Iowa, the Badgers for Wisconsin … do you know John Kline’s favorite … anybody guess the Corinthian Colleges Cash […]

Kline PAC Supports Corrupt Candidates

Since 2005, the Watchdog group, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) has highlighted the most egregious violators of the public trust in its annual Most Corrupt Members of Congress report. Their website also lists politicians under investigation for ethics violations. Now, CREW has begun a list of Crooked Candidates to shine the spotlight […]

Republicans Exposing Themselves

What do Republicans value?  Big money, but only for some people. 6/16/2010, 6/18/2010: While a slew of fishermen and families struggle just to make ends meet, Michele Bachmann stands up for BP, and Joe Barton apologizes to BP. 2010: Claiming to be fiscally responsible, Republican governor Tim Pawlenty suggests borrowing against Minnesota schools, and delays […]

MN-GOV : Emmer Business Advice – Cut Wages

Understanding politics is relatively easy … there are only two questions that need be asked : #1. Who is motivating this change ( i.e. what special interest is pulling the strings) ? #2. Who are the winners and losers giving consideration to consumers, businesses, workers and the government … and of course, the politician ? […]