Citing the State Elections Office, The Oregonian is reporting that unaffiliated voter registrations are outpacing the GOP and Democratic registrations by more than double. More than 7,600 voters chose to be non-affiliated compared to 2,600 new Democrats and 800 new Republicans. Oregon’s latest voter registration totals Political Party Registered voters Share of electorate Democratic 820,859 […]
Public opinion is already running strongly in favor of President Obama and the Democrats, and against the GOP. In the latest CNN/ORC poll, 48 percent say they’ll blame Republicans if no deal is reached while 37 percent blame Obama.
a fierce confirmation battle for the man US President Barack Obama is reportedly about to nominate as his defense secretary: Chuck Hagel.
Republicans “got whooped” on fiscal cliff deal
From ThinkProgress, “Rep. John Shadegg (R-AZ) scoffed at the notion that unemployment benefits help the economy”.