Monthly Archives: January 2012

Deficit Again Expected to Top $1 Trillion

By KRISTINA PETERSON And DAMIAN PALETTA WASHINGTON—The federal budget deficit likely will top $1 trillion for the fourth consecutive year in fiscal 2012 as the economy continues to grow at a sluggish pace, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office predicted Tuesday. Congress’s official budget scorekeeper projected a sober outlook in its semi-annual report Tuesday, forecasting that […]

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Insert the Gingrich Tiger Eyed Lawsuit

  TMZ REPORTS: Newt Gingrich is being sued by the company which owns the rights to the 1982 song, “Eye of the Tiger” — claiming Newt had no right to use it as part of his campaign.  As predicted: When It Comes to Music, Republican Candidates Can’t Get Enough ‘Cease-and-Desist’ by Solid Principles “Political activism within […]

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The Prospect of Puerto Rico as the 51st State?

Puerto Rican Governor Luis Fortuño appearing at the 2011 CPAC Convention. GOP Presidential candidates Romney & Gingrich appeared today at the Hispanic Leadership Network (HLN), and both expressed support for the concept of a plebiscite addressing Puerto Rican Statehood. It was Romney however that supported an outcome to that of Statehood for Puerto Rico. “… […]

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Is the RNC Secretly Web-Hating on Mitt Romney?

A still from a Gingrich sponsored anti-Romney website is being put out by the same people who maintain and control the website for the Republican National Convention.   A blogger from has recently discovered an anti-Romney website run by Gingrich, also shares the same IP address as the same people who maintain and control the website […]

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‘Occupiers’ Throw Bibles, Allegedly Urinate on Cross

[ Editor’s Commentary:  If these reports are true, then it is long past time that municipal authorities started a serious crackdown on these barbarians before we lose complete control of our cities. While I understand that the “Occuppiers” have 1st Amendment rights to free speech, there is of course no Constitutionally protected right to defecate […]

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Mitt’s Attack on Crony Capitalism

Tough stuff. The right stuff. By Larry Kudlow Let me build on Charles Krauthammer’s great Friday column, “The GOP’s Suicide March.” Krauthammer argues that just as President Obama’s class-warfare, soak-the-rich mantra started lagging in the polls, some Republicans on the campaign trail started making the case that Mitt Romney’s Bain Capital was involved in nothing […]

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EXCLUSIVE: Is Winning Our Future a Super PAC or Super Gingrich Patsies? REPOST

Winning Our Future have been in the news for working as the attack dog for Gingrich, and also for being the exhibitors of the Anti-Romney movie “King of Bain: When Mitt Romney Came to Town,”.  In viewing FEC PAC filing (dated December 13, 2011), Solid Principles was able to find out the following on this […]

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ROAD TO 2012: Can Gingrich Make it Last?

Welcome to another ‘Road to 2012’ – what Pundits overlook, and what we notice South Carolina: While Newt did take the win, South Carolina also opens itself up to newer scrutiny.  Unlike the New Hampshire where unregistered/independents made up 47% of the vote, the open Primary allowed registered Democrats and Independents to vote in GOP field. […]

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Newt Gingrich is angry

By ROGER SIMON ORANGEBURG, S.C. – – Newt Gingrich trundles into the meeting hall – – a former X-rated movie theater – – to rapturous applause. He is not the best-looking guy in Republican race or the best-funded or the most ideologically pure. But he has found his shtick, and he is shticking to it. […]

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Speaker Boehner to Deliver Opening Remarks at the 39th annual March for Life

Speaker of the House John Boehner will deliver opening remarks at the 39th annual March for Life in Washington on Monday, January 23, 2012. House leaders and members of the bipartisan pro-life majority in the House are also expected to speak. “Respect for life has never been a political position for me: it’s who I […]

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