Posts Tagged ‘new york’

Texas: Model for Economic Success

The state of Texas led the nation with 119,000 new jobs created from August 2009 to August 2010. The total for the United States as a whole was 214,000, meaning the Lone Star state accounted for over half of the nation’s job growth during this time. The Texas model for...

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Demos gets support from Limbaugh in NY-1 Primary

POLITICO reports that radio announcer Rush Limbaugh – a favorite of many conservatives – came out in support of George Demos in the Republican primary in New York 1. Demos, a former SEC attorney, was called “the only conservative in the race.” He blasted the state GOP for turning their...

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Faulkner Looks to Unseat Rangel

Rev. Michel Faulkner, a local church leader and former football player, is challenging Rep. Charlie Rangel for his seat in New York’s 15th District. According to Rev. Faulkner, “The people of my community have been robbed of the American Dream because of unethical and ineffective leadership of Charlie Rangel and...

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Gillibrand, Schumer, Cuomo to Attend Rangel Fundraiser

The Hill reports that despite the ethics cloud hanging over Charlie Rangel, senior New York Democrats are featured attendees at his upcoming birthday fundraiser: Democratic leaders and major party donors plan to hold a lavish 80th birthday gala for Charles Rangel at The Plaza Hotel in Manhattan next month, despite...

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