Posts Tagged ‘Rick Santorum’
DAILY GRINDER: Santorum Almost Pulls Super Tuesday Upset

DAILY GRINDER: Santorum Almost Pulls Super Tuesday Upset

So, last night was Super Tuesday (night). And likely probable eventual Republican nominee Mitt Romney won Virginia, Massachusetts, Idaho, Vermont and Ohio. But he almost lost Ohio. Rick Santorum won Tennessee, Oklahoma and North Dakota. He sent out a campaign email, asking for more money (which means he’s staying in) and calling his victories “stunning.”...

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DAILY GRINDER: Rick Santorum Lowering ‘Super Tuesday’ Expectations?

Rick Santorum says America’s “equality” comes from our devotion to Judeo-Christian values, because sure. Today’s Super Tuesday and Santorum seems to be ticking down in Ohio, the state it all comes down to, according to the late American Hero Richard Nixon. His campaign sent out an email yesterday saying, “Despite being outspent 12-to-1 by the Romney...

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DAILY GRINDER: PLCB App Tells You How to Get Drunk Faster, Cheaper

Who says alcoholism and technology don’t mix? (Answer: no one. Everyone knows you’re not really drinking alone if you’re also playing online X-Box against some dude in Sweden.) The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board recently rolled out a new iPhone application “meant to make it easier to find your favorite wines and liquors.” It’ll allow users to search...

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New Poll: Obama OVER Santorum, Romney in Pennsylvania

According to a new Muhlenberg College/Morning Call poll of 625 Pennsylvania voters, Keystone voters are increasingly viewing the GOP field with disgust and considering the possibility of four more years of Barack Obama as the president of the United States. The poll, which was conducted between February 15 and February 21, had a 4 percent margin of error and...

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Election 2012: Rick Santorum vs. Arlen Specter

Election 2012: Rick Santorum vs. Arlen Specter

The gloves are off, and former Sens. Arlen Specter and Rick Santorum, former colleagues in Pennsylvania’s delegation of the U.S. Senate, are trading some overdue hits. This morning, Specter spoke with Chuck Todd on MSNBC’s The Daily Rundown about Santorum. When asked the hypothetical question of whether or not he’d support the Pennsylvania Republican...

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DAILY GRINDER: Rick Santorum, Angry Landlord

Imagine Rick Santorum was your landlord. Seriously imagine that. It’d be all crosses in the hallways, paintings of a white Jesus in the lobby, cameras in the bathrooms, etc. Now know this: a bunch of kids at Penn State don’t have to imagine. He owns five State College buildings, each of which net him between $15,000 and $50,000 per year. And here is the...

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DAILY GRINDER: Liquor ‘Privatization’ becomes ‘Modernization’

Just as everyone suspected, the state General Assembly is slowly backing off any attempts to privatize the state’s alcohol system in favor of what they’re all calling “modernization.” Which essentially means, “doing our job…better.” Sort of like the (fingers crossed) City Council bill that’d force the Philadelphia Parking Authority to do the...

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Mayor Nutter, DA Williams, Others Unveil Obama ‘Truth Team’

Mayor Nutter, DA Williams, Others Unveil Obama ‘Truth Team’

Mayor Michael Nutter and several other local politicians met this afternoon in City Hall to unveil the local arm of President Obama’s “Truth Team,” a national effort meant to promote the president’s achievements in office and fight back against what supporters say are right-wing distortions of his record. “We’re here today to…make sure people...

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DAILY GRINDER: PA Dems Attack Rick Santorum for Senate Donations

The Pennsylvania Democratic Party is back attacking presidential candidate Rick Santorum in their campaign emails in order to get you to donate money to Senator Bob Casey. Huh? OK, it’s like this: “He’s back,” reads a new email from the Pennsylvania Democratic Party. “According to the latest polls, Rick Santorum is now the leading Republican...

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2012 Election: In which Donald Trump’s Endorsement Matters [UPDATED]

2012 Election: In which Donald Trump’s Endorsement Matters [UPDATED]

Proving there’s no longer such thing as humiliation in the modern Republican Party, Donald Trump will be endorsing one of the Republican candidates for president today. And, apparently, it matters. The owner of the saddest casino on Atlantic City’s outskirts is making said endorsement from lavish Las Vegas, Nevada (the site of the next primary), and we’re...

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