Big Mistake: GOP Spits On Georgia

Big Mistake: GOP Spits On Georgia

To the Editor: Normally I wouldn’t run a headline like this, but I can’t claim credit for the language. In response to the announcement that CNN would cancel the Super Tuesday CNN debate in Georgia, Newt Gingrich’s spokesman R.C. Hammond tweeted, “@MittRomney spits in Georgia’s face and cancels Atlanta debate appearance. #CNN”. Why are the […]

Rewriting the Gingrich History

Rewriting the Gingrich History

To the Editor: Whether you call the nearly uniform abandonment of Newt Gingrich by those who served with him a betrayal or not, it’s clear the Romney campaign is delighted with the tenor. Romney’s latest attempt to question the Gingrich’s campaign assertion that he worked closely with President Reagan and Jack Kemp to carry out […]

Health Insurance Companies Switch Support To Republicans

Health Insurance Companies Switch Support To Republicans

To the Editor: For the 2010 election season, industries have ramped up their political campaign contributions–hoping to also ramp up their influence. This year, lobbying group America’s Health Insurance Plans, as well as the five largest health insurance companies, have given three times as much money to Republican candidates for the Senate and the House […]

Sources: Obama, Dems to sidestep GOP on health care

President Obama met Wednesday with House Democratic leaders who face the likelihood of having a final health care bill look much more like the Senate’s version than their measure. The meeting with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the chairmen of the three House committees that approved health care legislation was part of efforts by Obama […]