The President talks about cynicism in politics at a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act.
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For years we have heard conservative members of Congress say that the federal government has a spending problem. Now liberals in Congress are saying we have a revenue problem. Two different takes on the economic mess our country is in and two different positions that will be difficult to resolve. As a result America continues to sink further into debt and calls continue for additional higher taxes.
It is looking bleak in the Motor City. Just this week, Detroit Councilwoman JoAnn Watson asked President Obama to bailout her financially troubled city.
Last Saturday night in New Orleans, pop superstar Madonna entertained her audience by performing her many hits. It was undoubtedly a stellar performance for Madonna has been a major star for decades. Unfortunately, in the midst of the concert, she decided to engage in political talk with her audience.
In the aftermath of a rather mellow presidential debate, Chris Matthews of MSNBC, President Obama’s most enthusiastic media supporter, unleashed another dose of unadulterated liberal hate. He claimed that Romney supporters are mainly fueled by racial animus of Obama.
The decision who will be the next Louisiana Supreme Court Chief Justice has gone from the legal to the judicial with a foot and arm smack in the political arenas.
Then, this is Louisiana, after all where politics prime over everything imaginable.
However, in this case, the issue is not just politics, it is race.
Black versus White.
Many of the stalwart conservatives believe that Jeffrey Victory should be the next Supreme Court Justice while many of the liberals feel it should be Bernette Johnson who would be the first woman African American Supreme Court Justice in Louisiana.