Is it just me, or does it just sound like our politicians are just using their major speeches as commercials?
http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/01/ … 1Y20120124
The moment a politician believes that the government's mission is to oversee the economy and create jobs, then naturally he will act as an advocate for certain industries. Jobs depend on consumers, after all. And his entire constituency can be seen as one big consumer.
To me that is what campaigning has turned into. A big commercial VOTE FOR ME!
It is ridiculous. It's all about degrading their opponents and tooting their own horn. It's one long self-promoting commericial mixed with a little slander of the others.
by rhamson 8 years ago
With politics headed its own way once again after an election the opposition wishes to offer Sarah Palin as the answer. Is it time the American people stopped swallowing the warmed over platforms and knee jerk issues and took the country back from the Banks and Big Business?
by India Arnold 6 years ago
Why don't politicians stick to representing their constituency anymore?
by lady_love158 7 years ago
http://mobile.reuters.com/article/idUST … 309?ca=rdtThis is bad news for Obama! He's losing indepents in droves! It will take more than the black vote to reelect him this time and I don't envision it getting better for him. He's toast thank God and America will soon be back on the right...
by Don Bobbitt 5 years ago
Should your political representative be a theoretical purist or represent all of their constituency?Think about it. When you vote for your local and national representatives, do you expect them to continue spouting political rhetoric and standing their ground on ideas and ideals, or do you want...
by BJC 9 years ago
Why are some people afraid of Sarah Palin?? For sure she doesn't flow with the media and is definitly going upstream. Could be that some folks are concerned because she has the gonads to speak truth and the far left are aware that she could create some problems? Lets face it, when...
by SylviaSky 7 years ago
How do honest people suddenly turn dishonest when they go into politics?
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