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Coal miners lost pay & were forced to listen to Romney

Coal miners lost pay & were forced to listen to Romney

This is really disturbing to me. The workers who showed up to Romney’s Ohio coal mine job creation-a-thon were sort of forced to go there. “The Pepper Pike company that owns the Century Mine told workers that attending the Aug. 14 Romney event would be both mandatory and unpaid, a top company official said Monday


One reason Romney can’t be trusted: Meg Whitman

Just like that STAR WARS missile defense program, it seems that for Republicans bad ideas don’t go away–they are just simply recycled. When asked about a possible cabinet member recently, the presumptive GOP presidential nominee put forth the name of Meg Whitman. I suppose it was too extreme for Romney to suggest Carly Fiorina. Here’s

Romney & Marriott Sucks: Avoids paying taxes

Most hotels treat their workforce like garbage. They pay them low wages and don’t give them benefits and etc. Some hotels are hostile to union organization as well. So it makes it all the more important to highlight their tax-dodging efforts. During Romney’s tenure as a Marriott director, the company repeatedly utilized complex tax-avoidance maneuvers,

Jared Bernstein tells Romney Econs put up or shut up

OK so he didn’t really say it that way, but that is what I got from his latest blog post. Gov Romney’s got real economists on his team.  If he wants to make the case that things would be better if we followed his plan—which actually looks pretty Hoover’esque to me—explicitly anti-stimulus re jobs and