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Like The Tories, The GOP Needs A Broader, More Inclusive Offer

Tuesday’s elections should prompt considerable soul searching in the Republican Party.  Despite expressions of confidence about unseating Obama, the President brushed Romney’s challenge aside easily and the GOP went backwards in the Senate. As the Washington Post put it, the … Continue reading

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Will Big Data decide who wins the White House?

Tonight this year’s White House hopefuls meet in Denver, Colorado for the much-anticipated first Presidential TV debate, hoping their performances will be decisive: Romney needs a “game changer” to get back in the race, whilst Obama seeks to consolidate a … Continue reading

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Who are “government dependant people”?

“All right, there are 47% who are with him (Obama), who are dependent upon government, who believe that they are victims, who believe the government has a responsibility to care for them, who believe that they are entitled to healthcare, … Continue reading

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Should we worry about the 47 per cent?

“My job is is not to worry about those people”: Mitt Romney, filmed on 17 May 2012. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XnB0NZzl5HA&list=UUbWB33FQvFiV0Pq9Calkgzw&index=12&feature=plcp Mitt Romney has yet again shown that he is unlikely to win any prizes for running a decent campaign. Fair enough, he … Continue reading

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