Tom nardone here on the news you need to know this eight votes just eight votes mit romney took the iowa caucuses last night by amir eight votes but considering the net once again did that crack twenty five percent and they didn’t get as many votes as he did last year in the hawkeye state mit romney is not the real winner last night rick santorum is who was outspent by virtually every other candidate and state it nearly pulled off a victory last night ten tarnow had to ensure is the new entire on the candidate hoping to.
Capitalize on the populist supporting received in iowa despite not having any genuinely populist policies meanwhile journey was over for ron paul supporters in what was his best shot to win any state in the primary season paul could only muster a thirdplace finish but don’t expect him to drop out of the recent same can be said for a carey though who after a disappointing fifth place last night is putting his campaign on hold and going back to texas to reassess as in good governor good here his words uh. he’s pretty much of the race.
Michelle bachman is also out of her out as her campaign ran out of support and money after finishing sixth in iowa and mister gingrich laughter looking like he might win the thing just a few weeks ago was decimated by a barrage of negative ads by programming corporate front group and slept all the way back to fourth place finish his speech last night gingrich pledged to seek revenge against romney’s negative ads it appears the only reason he’s staying in the race is to make sure that robbie doesn’t win the nomination.
Thom Hartmann on the News Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Notorious mister like when president clinton signed in the back of the plane now has a blood feud our democracy is screwed veight bowed victory for romney market closes caucus in history and though he might be never know who won for sure task is there’ll be no recount it solely up to the republican party at the class that’s where which they did in the middle of the night the establishment candidate romney winnie but more troubling is just how much money was spent in iowa thanks to the new wild west of democracy.
Created by those by the citizens united decision of the supreme court rick perry spent over six million in the state about four hundred eighty dollars per vote he received promised and for a half million about a hundred and fifty six blocks for each vote ron paul spent nearly three million gingrich nearly a million and a half together candidates in a corporate front groups through more than twelve million dollars in iowa can add twenty five delegates than any patients first primary contest this doesn’t bode well for those of us who don’t have a lot of money to spend.
In the upcoming general election investor the rest of the news despite the massive corporate spending campaign in iowa the fight against corporate person but continues devote its expected today new york city’s city council on a resolution calling on congress to amend the constitution to strip of corporate personhood onto passes the biggest city in the nation new york city but joined several other cities in america that had demanded and a corporate personhood like los angeles oakland albany missile a boulder and several others but a move to a man dot org to make sure your city joins the flight.
Even though a debt crisis gripping the european continent the german economy is surging pretty latest economic data german unemployment fell in the month of december pretty average number of unemployed people in that nation to a new two decade low economists are now openly wondering just how long the german economy can be immune from the chaos surrounding it in places like greece where unemployment is eighteen percent or spain where ages top twenty three percent better question is why the german economy is doing so well answers that they do what we used to do.
They protect domestic manufacturing high barriers to imports and encourage labor unions in fact nearly an entire the entire german auto industries unionized allowing that nation of produced twice as many cars is the united states all the same time paying their workers more than sixty dollars on average per hour and still make healthy profits on top of that the german government has recessionproof programs like the short week it pays businesses to cut back on the hours of workers rather than later mark during economic downturns bust germany’s constitution gives the labor force is a.
In everything from pay their working conditions of the factors that work for on all germany has given more work but more power and more protection workers their economy as a result their economy is growing we should be taking some notes over here tensions are rising in the gulf answer to our gas prices price of oil john four percent yesterday as a ron continues its saver rattling in last week arise tested new missiles feted leaps forward in their nuclear program threaten to shut down the streets or muse and through which forty percent the.
World’s oil travels every day and vowed to take out eight us aircraft carrier if their returns to the persian gulf waters president obama signed into law any sanctions against iran last week which may further destabilize the iranian economy and feel more unrest in the area forty years of failure on our part to it dot some sort of alternative energy strategy is now put us in this picture is situation on the brink of what could be another world war and finally president obama’s in ohio today deliver a speech in the economy.