Month: September 2008

Bush veterans prep Palin

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Advisers from the Bush administration are prepping Gov. Sarah Palin for her vice presidential debate with Sen. Joe Biden, U.S. political strategists say. Palin’s coaches are tough political operatives who helped George W. Bush become president of the United States, The Daily Telegraph reported Saturday. For the sole vice presidential debate Oct. […]

Obama won presidential debate

WASHINGTON (UPI) — A post-debate poll indicates Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Barack Obama won Friday night’s first presidential debate in Oxford, Miss. The CNN/Opinion Research Corp. survey, conducted shortly after the debate ended, showed 51 percent thought Obama, a U.S. senator from Illinois, did the best job, while 38 percent said Republican opponent Sen. John […]

AIG Bailout? Wait a minute –

I’m in favor of giving $85,000,000,000 to America in a “We Deserve It Dividend.” To make the math simple, let ‘s assume there are 200,000,000 bonafide U.S. Citizens 18+. Our population is about 301,000,000 +/- counting every man, woman and child. So 200,000,000 might be a fair stab at adults 18 and up…  So divide […]

IndyGo likely to raise fares

 WTHR NEWS Mary Milz/Eyewitness News Indianapolis – It could soon cost more to take the bus. IndyGo, which presented its 2009 budget to a City County Council committee Monday night, proposes raising its one-way fares from $1.50 to $1.75 to keep itself out of the red. “That’s pretty consistent with what’s going on across the […]