’08 Presidential Campaign Round-up: Republican Edition
November 29, 2007, 7:55 pm
Filed under: 2008 election, giuliani, news, politics, ron paul, war profiteering

 SATIRE: “Americans announce they’re dropping out of presidential race (The Onion)

Presidential Candidates Missed Votes (ABlogistan)

Four More Wars? Candidates’ Foreign Policy Advisors Dominated By Hawks (Alternet)

Ron Paul schools Bernanke on economics (EconomicsBriefing)

Don’t Believe the Hype: Ron Paul is Not Your Savior (ZMag)

In Case You Missed It: Ron Paul supporters banned from RedState.com conservative site (NYTimes)

Clinton goons rough up Ron Paul supporter at a publicly held rally: “I just do what I’m Told” (MParent)

CNBC commentators in favor of Ron Paul economic policy (YouTube via MParent)

Fox caught on video directing cameramen to avoid shots of Ron Paul supporters (MParent)

Why the Media Hate Paul And Kucinich (IckyPeople)

Giuliani Billed Obscure Agencies to Fund Trips (Politico)

Cooper asked a vague question about this report on the CNN/YouTube debate last night, allowing Giuliani to deny it, and not presenting the substance of the arguments.  This article is worth reading, especially if you or someone you know is considering voting for this creep.

Giuliani’s Culture of Corruption (Antiwar.com)

“Why did an Israeli billionaire hand $250,000 to Giuliani protegee Kerik?”

A prominent Texas Republican has sued Rudy Giuliani’s law firm and a close friend and partner of Giuliani’s, Kenneth Caruso, alleging that Caruso, the firm and others “schemed and conspired to steal $10 million.” (Politico)

“Freedom is about Authority”: Excerpts from Giuliani’s Speech on Crime (NYTimes)

Drug Kingpins for Rudy Giuliani (MParent)

NYC Firefighters Oppose Giuliani (Guardian, UK)

Crime Bosses Considered ‘Hit’ on Giuliani (NYTimes)

Giuliani’s law firms’ controversial clients (Washington Post)

Giuliani’s Critics Point to Cronyism (Washington Post)

The Not-Quite-Truth About NYC: Giuliani Twists Facts About Crime and Liberalism (FactCheck.org)

Giuliani: Everything I Won’t Report is Above Board (TPMuckraker)

“When the AP asked him in an interview earlier this month if he’d disclose his client list, he responded that the business was “totally legal, totally ethical,” “very ethical and law-abiding” and that there’s “nothing for me to explain about it. We’ve acted honorably, decently.” It was unfair to even ask, he said, employing the deft logic that since no one has found anything wrong, people shouldn’t even ask the question”

NYC Councilman supports investigation into Rudy’s 9/11/01 failures (MParent)

Pat Robertson endorses Giuliani (Raw Story)

“Giuliani, whose positions on abortion and gay rights qualify him as the most socially liberal candidate in the GOP field, has received the endorsement of one of the nation’s staunchest social conservatives — Pat Robertson.”

Giuliani Insults City Workers at Town Hall Meeting 6/27/01 (via MParent)

Giuliani adds war profiteer Joe Allbaugh to staff (Media Transpareceny)

How the Huckabee Administration Worked to Release a Rapist (Arkansas Times)

The Dark Side of Mike Huckabee (Salon)

“The national media seems to have a crush on our ex-governor, but here in Arkansas, we know better….If you think he left a well of warm feelings in Arkansas, note that Hillary Clinton had raised more money in Arkansas at last report and that a recent University of Arkansas Poll showed her a 35 to 8 percent leader over Huckabee in the presidential preferences of Arkansas residents. Only one-third of 33 Republican legislators have said they will support him for president.”

An incredible laundry list of inappropriate behavior … Necessary knowledge

Five Things Mike Huckabee Doesn’t Want You To Know About Him (Alternet)

Mormons Against Romney (MotherJones)


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