November 2007

Next in this exercise of analyzing the presidential candidates we have Republican Mike Huckabee, who has been surging in popularity of late, though still a long-shot to win the nomination. About the candidate: Mike Huckabee is the former governor of Arkansas, having served from 1996 to 2007. Huckabee is an ordained Southern Baptist minister. Prior [...]

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Next, in my analysis of presidential candidates, I thought I should take an in-depth look at the current Republican front-runner, Rudy Giuliani. As with the other candidates, I have analyzed what he has said on the issues (his stance) and what he has done (his record) and then graded him against my previously documented criteria. [...]

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I thought I would start my analysis of presidential candidates with an in-depth look at my current preferred candidate, Mitt Romney. As you can see below, I have analyzed what the candidate has said on the issues (his stance) and what he has done (his record). I really enjoyed this exercise (a sign of a [...]

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The first presidential primaries and caucuses will begin in just over a month (Iowa on Jan 3, 2008 and New Hampshire on Jan 8, 2008), and within three months, the Republican and Democrat presidential nominees will be known. While still early in the process, I want to let my presidential selection criteria be known and [...]

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The Price of Freedom and Democracy

by Jimmy on November 15, 2007 · 0 comments in Freedom

I was listening to the Rush Limbaugh radio program yesterday and took particular note when he said, “if you put a limit on how much you will spend on freedom, you are going to lose it.” He was speaking in regards to the War in Iraq and those liberals and democrats constantly complaining about the [...]

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I recently read a very interesting study from the Project for Excellence in Journalism and Harvard University called A First Look at Coverage of the 2008 Presidential Campaign. The study looked at the political leanings of different media outlets including Network Television, Cable News, Internet, Talk Radio and Newspapers. Here are some of their overall [...]

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