Politics

Pensions on council agenda

September 26, 2008

Pension Plan Concerns Addressed to City Council By: Michael Rutschky Citizens voiced their concern over the costliness of Pensacola’s pension plan during the open forum segment of the Sept. 25 city council meeting. Pensacola resident Bill…

Students excited

September 26, 2008

The campus is alive. Yesterday the student newspaper, The Daily Mississippian, held a poll. The question was: What do you think of McCain’s request to suspend the debate? It’s a cop out – 63% It’s a…

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We are at Ole Miss

September 26, 2008

Just got set up. Will broadcast live from the Ole Miss Student Union. The debate is on and the students are excited.…

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Conseratives blame Clinton

September 25, 2008

There is a huge flaw in this logic: How A Clinton-Era Rule Rewrite Made Subprime Crisis Inevitable By TERRY JONES INVESTOR’S BUSINESS DAILY | Posted Wednesday, September 24, 2008 4:30 PM PT One of the most…

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County unites fire

September 25, 2008

The Escambia County Board of Commissioners voted 4-0 to unify management for county Fire Rescue and volunteer firefighters. Under the unification, the volunteer fire fighters will now have a better ability to dictate functions within each…

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DeSorbo denies he has a city pension

September 25, 2008

At the recent luncheon of the Escambia Rpeublican Women, Councilman Mike DeSorbo denied that he had a city pension for being a city councilman. Unfortunately for him, C.C. Elebash was at the meeting. Elebash fired off…

Timeline on McCain on Bailout

September 25, 2008

Sunday, Sept. 21 on 60 Minutes Pelley: In 1999 you were one of the senators who helped pass deregulation of Wall Street. Do you regret that now? McCain: No, I think the deregulation was probably helpful…

McCain sidewipes Obama

September 25, 2008

John McCain has interjected his presidential campaign into the White House and Congressional discussions on the economy. Barack Obama thought he had an agreement with McCain to make a bipartisan speech on the matter, according to…

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Our entire economy is in danger

September 25, 2008

Those are the words of President George W. Bush who gave a remarkable address to the nation last night (Read more). After weeks of saying otherwise, Bush has raised the financial crisis to a new level.…

Obama says debate should happen

September 24, 2008

Sen. Barack Obama: “It’s my belief that this is exactly the time when the American people need to hear from the person who, in approximately 40 days, will be responsible for dealing with this mess,” he…

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McCain asks Obama to stop beating him on economy

September 24, 2008

Seeing that the economy is killing his campaign, John McCain asks that Barack Obama quit campaigning come to Washington. He also wants to suspend the Ole Miss debate which is scheduled for 8 p.m. on Friday.…

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IN Your Head Radio hosts Superintendent Candidates

September 24, 2008

Today on IN Your Head Radio as part of our  ongoing series of discussions with candidates for local races we will talk with candidates for Escambia County Superintendent of Schools, Malcolm Thomas and Claudia Brown-Curry.  Both…

Media rebels against Palin rules

September 24, 2008

New York Times reports on its political blog: Media Rebellion: Live from New York, it’s Gov. Sarah Palin’s top-secret foreign policy tutorial! Ms. Palin, the Republican vice-presidential nominee, is scheduled to meet Tuesday in New York…

Obama has 9-point lead

September 24, 2008

The Economy has pushed Barack Obama nine points ahead of rival John McCain, according to the latest poll by Washington Post-ABC News. Two week ago, McCain was ahead by 2 points. What is it about the…

Oops, McCain campaign mgr. paid by Freddie Mac

September 24, 2008

New York Times reports McCain campaign manager Rick Davis’s firm has been paid $15,000 a month from the end of 2005 through last month by Freddie Mac. On Sunday, John McCain claimed Davis had had no…