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  • The most taxpayer-unfriendly members of congress

    06/03/2004 7:27:36 PM PDT · by aardbokonon · 7 replies · 2,861+ views
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    Last night, I was told that a report was recently published by some DC think-tank. This report ranked members of congress in order of taxpayer-friendliness, i.e. it examined their votes on tax-related bills and determined where any particular member of congress came in on higher or lower taxes for their constituents. The same person who told me about the report told me that a whopping 75% of house and senate members from my state were in the top 20 LEAST friendly to taxpayers in their voting records. Have any of you heard of this report? Can you point me to...
  • ARE YOU A "REGISTERED" VOTER???

    05/10/2004 11:34:21 AM PDT · by GeorgeW23225 · 6 replies · 7,989+ views
    Are you a registered voter?? Do you know anyone who needs to register?? Check this out: http://www.ConservativeAlerts.com/vote.htm Ultra liberal "MoveOn" is attempting to register 100,000 new left wing voters. WE need to register 200,000 new conservative voters!! Just click on the above link, click on your State, fill in the necessary information, print it out, and mail it in!! It's a simple as that!! As you all know, this will be the most important election in our lifetime. Our future depends on it, and the future of our children depends on it. It is an election we MUST win!! DO...
  • Congressional Races to watch so far 2004 - ALL States

    04/09/2004 11:41:43 PM PDT · by Dan from Michigan · 20 replies · 10,035+ views
    Several Sources | 4-8-04 | Dan from MI
    I've seen the senate races heating up, but not nearly as much on the house seats. I'm mostly using information from DC POLITICAL REPORT and POLITICS1. STATES Alabama DISTRICT 3 - The other Mike Rogers (R) won in 02 with 50.3% over Democrat Joe Turnham(48.2%) in an open seat. So far, it looks as he is facing Democrat Bill Fuller, Ex-State Human Resources Commissioner. I haven't heard much about this race, but the first defense is hardest. Alaska SENATE - Lisa Murkowski(R) vs Ex governor Tony Knowles. This will be a tough race as Knowles is an ex-governor and Murkowski...
  • Senate Races to Watch

    04/07/2004 4:55:25 PM PDT · by sboyd · 18 replies · 3,966+ views
    various news organizations | 07 Apr 04 | Stephen Boyd
    Senate Races to Watch 2004 South Dakota- I expect this one to be a barnburner. Thune is back and now there is a third party candidate (Tim Giago) that leans towards Daschle’s ideology. The Indian reservations in SD have been a haven for democratic votes and Tim Johnson owes his re-election to them. But now that an Indian candidate has applied to run, the Democrats are in trouble here. I expect Bush to visit often and the Republicans to put great effort into this race. The only thing that bothers me is the Janklow factor. He has done some damage...
  • Why Spanish Election results are irrelevent to US War on Terror

    03/15/2004 7:06:23 AM PST · by MNJohnnie · 4 replies · 2,593+ views
    3/15/04 | John Knight
    Journalists, political pundits and other Hysteric Left activists are desperately trying to spin some cosmic significance out of Sunday's Spanish elections. The "conventional wisdom" is that the Spanish Election results are some sort of significant defeat for President Bush and the War on Terror. As usual the "News Media's" thinking is neither conventional nor wise. What all the various activists miss is the reality of American Exceptionalism. As much as the International Political Left hates, and try's to deny, the reality is the USA operates on a completely different political level then the rest of the world. On Sunday, the...
  • Democrat Primary turnout not a even close to being a record

    03/09/2004 8:08:22 PM PST · by MNJohnnie · 3 replies · 2,798+ views
    Accuracy In Media ^ | Paul Weyrich
    The reason for my apology was that throughout this primary season we have been hearing about the record turnout of voters participating in Democrat caucuses and primaries. I bought the lie. The truth is that, except for Iowa and New Hampshire, there has not been any sort of record turnout for the Democrats. Even in New Hampshire the vote was far less than what the Republicans had when they last had a contested primary in 2000. The Democrats this year had 219,787 votes in their primary. The GOP in 2000 had 239,523 votes. That 20,000 difference is major in a...
  • Freep this poll

    03/07/2004 10:07:11 AM PST · by MNJohnnie · 8 replies · 2,575+ views
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    Vote.com has a vote on President Bush's current Ads. Please take a minute to vote here http://www.vote.com/vote/60212434/index.phtml
  • Heinz Foundation Bankrolled Group Protesting Bush 9/11 Ads

    03/07/2004 6:25:25 AM PST · by MNJohnnie · 11 replies · 4,351+ views
    http://newsmax.com/archives/ic/2004/3/6/121052.shtml Well isn't this intresting. The "objective news media" supposed 9-11 surviors protesting Bush's ads are actually anti-war stooges financed by John Kerry's wife. Please take a moment and vist the New York Times, Washington Post, MSNBC, CBS, NBC and ABC etc to email the Omsbudsman, the Publisher, the News Editor and demand to know why they allowed clearly partisan advocates of Kerry's Presidential Campaign were presented on their "News" programs with no reference to their ties to the Kerry camp. We absolutely must demand the "News Media" be held accountable for their free advertising for the Kerry camp.
  • Bush Ads help get the word out

    03/04/2004 11:30:46 AM PST · by MNJohnnie · 3 replies · 5,816+ views
    http://www.georgewbush.com/tvads/ Here is a link to the 1st three Bush Re-election ads. As expected the DNC directed its "Objective News Media" mouthpieces at CNN, NBC, CBS and ABC to generate phoney hysteria about these ads. Compared to the demogagery and lies spread by the Kerry Campaign, Moveon.org and the DNC about Bush for the last 6 months, this is probably the mildest sets of ads that have run so far this political season. Please email this link to every person on you email contact list. We need to get as many people as possible to see these ads. They are...
  • Conservatives Unite!

    02/06/2004 10:45:27 AM PST · by rcofdayton · 9 replies · 2,640+ views
    Self ^ | 6 Feb 04 | rcofdayton
    Conservatives should write in Tom Tancredo in the primary ballot to demonstrate the depth of concern we have with the President. If enough do this, he will get the message.
  • Nevada's U.S. Sen. Reid raises $6.2 million for re-election bid

    01/31/2004 11:16:19 AM PST · by JohnnyZ · 23 replies · 1,342+ views
    Las Vegas Sun ^ | Jan. 30, 2004 | AP
    Nevada's U.S. Sen. Reid raises $6.2 million for re-election bid CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) - Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., has raised $6.2 million for his re-election bid, $1 million more than he collected during his entire 1998 campaign. Reid, the Senate's assistant minority leader, announced his fund-raising total in filing his year-end financial disclosure statement with the Federal Election Commission. The total includes about $4.4 million from individual donors and the rest from political action committees. The 2003 report shows Reid raised $1.1 million in the last three months of the year and now has $4.3 million cash on hand....
  • Democratic national chairman says party targeting Nevada

    01/23/2004 8:25:59 AM PST · by JohnnyZ · 5 replies · 1,198+ views
    Las Vegas Sun (ASSOCIATED PRESS) ^ | January 22, 2004 | ERICA WERNER
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The chairman of the Democratic National Committee said Thursday that Nevada's five electoral votes are key to a Democratic presidential win and the party hopes to take back the state this year. "We feel very competitive that we can win out there in Nevada, it's a very good state for us," DNC Chairman Terry McAuliffe told Nevada reporters in a conference call. "It obviously is a key, key state to the party. We need the Electoral College votes," he said. President Bush beat Al Gore in Nevada 49.5 percent to 45.9 percent in 2000, and Republicans edge...
  • Nevada voters close to 1 million for 2004 election

    01/22/2004 1:17:06 PM PST · by JohnnyZ · 18 replies · 1,917+ views
    Reno Gazette-Journal ^ | 1/21/2004 | Associated Press
    <p>Nevada’s voter registration increased to 912,346 in December, continuing a climb toward the 1 million mark, Secretary of State Dean Heller said Wednesday.</p> <p>The latest totals show there are 376,386 registered Republicans and 367,943 registered Democrats, a difference of 8,443. There are 139,475 nonpartisans; 17,707 Independent Americans; 5,204 Libertarians; 2,710 Greens; 976 Natural Laws; 196 Reform Party members; and 1,749 “others.”</p>
  • Tilley will challenge Reid for Senate seat

    11/13/2003 1:34:37 PM PST · by UCAL · 7 replies · 985+ views
    Pahrump Valley Times ^ | 11/13/03 | MARK WAITE
    Tilley will challenge Reid for Senate SeatREPUBLICAN TOUTS NATURAL RESOURCES BACKGROUND; SUPPORTS YUCCA MOUNTAIN Cherie Tilley, a Republican running for the U.S. Senate seat now held by Sen. Harry Reid (D-Nev.) said it's time someone with a natural resource background was serving in Congress. Tilley, a resident of Spring Creek, just outside Elko, was visiting Pahrump Saturday night to plan strategy with Nye County Republican Party officials after touring Yucca Mountain earlier in the day.
  • Nevada Treasurer Visits D.C., Consults On Reid Race

    10/30/2003 4:54:12 PM PST · by Clintonfatigued · 12 replies · 1,106+ views
    Roll Call ^ | October 30, 2003
    State Treasurer Brian Krolicki was in Washington, D.C., this week, speaking to national Republican operatives about a possible challenge to Senate Minority Whip Harry Reid in 2004.
  • Current Party Control (By State)

    10/27/2003 3:55:28 PM PST · by rightcoast · 9 replies · 6,718+ views
    Politics1 ^ | October 27, 2003 | rightcoast
    Below is a list of each state and its "Political Party statistics", meaning that state's current governor, U.S. Senators, U.S. Congressmen, and who they voted for in the 2000 election.  This is useful data in trying to predict future voting trends.   AlabamaGovernor Bob Riley (R)Senator Richard Shelby (R)Senator Jeff Sessions (R)5 Republican Congressmen2 Democrat Congressmen2000 Election: Bush AlaskaGovernor Frank Murkowski (R)Senator Lisa Murkowski (R)Senator Ted Stevens (R)1 Republican Congressman2000 Election: Bush ArizonaGovernor Janet Napolitano (D)Senator John McCain (R)Senator Jon Kyl (R)6 Republican Congressmen2 Democrat Congressmen2000 Election: Bush ArkansasGovernor Mike Huckabee (R)Senator Blanche Lincoln (D)Senator Mark Pryor (D)3 Democrat Congressmen1 Republican Congressman2000 Election:...
  • Author of Nevada's two-thirds tax rule pleased [Jim Gibbons]

    06/06/2003 2:00:54 PM PDT · by JohnnyZ · 9 replies · 1,244+ views
    Reno Gazette-Journal ^ | 6/5/2003 | Associated Press
    <p>The man whose efforts led to a requirement that any Nevada tax increases have the support of at least two-thirds of all state legislators says he's proud those efforts figured in the lawmakers'special session on taxes.</p> <p>"The Gibbons Tax Restraint Initiative is doing what it was designed to do and that is to keep bad ideas from getting passed,"said Rep. Jim Gibbons, R-Nev., whose tax restraint initiative was approved overwhelmingly by voters in 1996.</p>
  • Election Day: "Let's Roll!"

    11/03/2002 11:07:32 AM PST · by Radical Poet · 1 replies · 1,916+ views
    Press of Righteous Indignation | 11/03/02 | Stan Simons
    The ENEMY forged the stolen steel Delighted at the pain we would soon feel A hot branding iron to burn a 9 and 11 In the hearts of all righteous under Heaven The demons smiled and admired their work Then dedicated it with an unholy curse The plans were laid well, the deceptions intact With stooges called "martyrs" they began the attack They boarded the planes with thin, tight-lipped smiles Politely nodding to each small child - In a short time they’d know TERROR too real When their KILLERS captured the pilot’s wheel May the TWIN TOWERS of bright beacon...
  • Election Day: "...Let's Roll!"

    11/02/2002 7:55:18 AM PST · by Radical Poet · 1 replies · 1,906+ views
    Press of Righteous Indignation | 11/02/02 | Stan Simons
    The ENEMY forged the stolen steel Delighted at the pain we would soon feel A hot branding iron to burn a 9 and 11 In the hearts of all righteous under Heaven The demons smiled and admired their work Then dedicated it with an unholy curse The plans were laid well, the deceptions intact With stooges called "martyrs" they began the attack They boarded the planes with thin, tight-lipped smiles Politely nodding to each small child - In a short time they’d know TERROR too real When their KILLERS captured the pilot’s wheel May the TWIN TOWERS of bright beacon...
  • 10/30 SurveyUSA Poll Results [IA, KY, NV, NJ]

    10/31/2002 12:03:48 PM PST · by BlackRazor · 6 replies · 1,292+ views
    SurveyUSA ^ | 10/31/02 | N/A
    Iowa Governor 10/30/2002 Vilsack (D) 56% Gross (R) 42% Undecided/Other 3% Data Collected 10/27/02 - 10/29/02 Geography State of Iowa Universe 614 Likely Voters Margin of Error 4.1% Client WHO-TV Des Moines ----- Iowa U.S. Senate 10/30/2002 Harkin (D) 60% Ganske (R) 38% Undecided/Other 2% Data Collected 10/27/02 - 10/29/02 Geography State of Iowa Universe 605 Likely Voters Margin of Error 4.1% Client WHO-TV Des Moines ----- Kentucky CD # 4 10/30/2002 Lucas (D) 51% Davis (R) 46% Undecided/Other 3% Data Collected 10/27/02 - 10/29/02 Geography Kentucky CD # 4 Universe 600 Likely Voters Margin of Error 4.1% Client WCPO-TV...
  • Poll shows Porter leads Herrera in Nevada house race [NV-03]

    10/26/2002 6:47:05 AM PDT · by BlackRazor · 2 replies · 861+ views
    Reno Gazette Journal ^ | 10/25/02 | Associated Press
    <p>LAS VEGAS — Republican Jon Porter leads his Democratic rival Dario Herrera 46 percent to 34 percent in a new poll, continuing to maintain a double-digit lead in the race for Nevada’s new congressional seat.</p> <p>“Herrera’s chances of winning are very slim,” pollster Brad Coker said Thursday.</p>
  • GOP's Answer To Democrat Propaganda

    10/25/2002 1:41:17 AM PDT · by MaineVoter2002 · 2 replies · 2,151+ views
    Received this in my email box tonight http://www.rnc.org/flash/bushsavestheday.html
  • Democrat Touts Poll Showing Him Behind [CO-7] & Herrera's Poll Shows Race Neck-and-Neck [NV-3]

    09/19/2002 6:36:22 AM PDT · by BlackRazor · 7 replies · 1,313+ views
    Roll Call ^ | 9/19/02 | Ben Pershing
    Democrat Touts Poll Showing Him Behind A poll taken last month for former state Sen. Mike Feeley (D) showed him trailing former state GOP Chairman Bob Beauprez by 6 points in the competitive new 7th district. The survey of 463 likely voters had Beauprez leading Feeley 39 percent to 33 percent, with 22 percent of respondents undecided. Conducted by Boulder, Colo.-based Harstad Strategic Research LLC, the poll was in the field Aug. 26-29 and had a margin of error of 4.6 percent. Given that this is considered a tossup race, it is unusual that Feeley's campaign would release a three-week-old...
  • Nevada's 2002 41st Assembly District Race

    09/08/2002 9:07:31 PM PDT · by Patricia Saye · 1,072+ views
    Hello everyone: This is my first post to this forum, however this is not the first time you have seen my name, or have ever heard of what I have done in the past. As you can see, my name is Patricia Saye. You may or may not recognize that name, and would instead recognize the name Lady Liberty, or the "Lady Liberty" program originating from Las Vegas, Nevada heard on KKVV 1060AM Radio, KLAV 1320AM Radio or Crusade Radio via the internet. You may have read posts on this board, recieved e-mails or read on various websites regarding some...
  • Part-time resident seeking Rep. Stump's seat

    06/04/2002 9:13:35 AM PDT · by dittomom · 1 replies · 907+ views
    The Arizona Republic ^ | June 4, 2002 | Jon Kamman
    A part-time Glendale resident who has not yet registered to vote in Arizona has filed as a Republican candidate for Congress. Mike Schaefer, who also lives in Las Vegas and is licensed to practice law in California, is running in the newly drawn Congressional District 2, where 25-year Congressman Bob Stump has decided for health reasons not to run. Schaefer, 64, said he has not practiced law in recent years except for a few cases involving constitutional law. In June 2000, he won a decision by the 9th U.S Circuit Court of Appeals that he was entitled to run for...
  • Freeper becomes webmaster for Republican running for Congress

    04/11/2002 1:10:36 PM PDT · by big bad easter bunny · 5 replies · 840+ views
    http://www.lbmforcongress.com/ ^ | 4/11/2002 | b.b.e.b.
    Dear fellow Freepers, I recently called Lynette Boggs Campaign manager and offered my services, they asked me if I wouldn't mind updating their website on occasion. I said I would be happy to help out plus I know some Freepers would lend a html hand if needed. Lynette is running against Bekeley and has a very good chance at beating her but thought some of you would like to help out as well. Any suggestions? Rob can we advertise the site on Freerepublic.com?