Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Vice President Joe Biden is known for his humor, and he definitely shared it in Sarasota, and that's not an "outrageous lie."
With five days before the General Election, it's time to laugh. Vice President Joe Biden's appearance in Sarasota was noted for him calling Gov. Mitt Romney's Ohio radio ad an "outrageous lie" about how Jeep is taking jobs to China. (For the record, the Jeep chief executive said they are adding jobs in Toledo, and a new Chinese plant is for only the Chinese market.) But there's a lot of crazy stuff and one-liners that Biden said that didn't make it to the nightly news. Especially when you clip his words together out of order and out of context like a late-night talk show. Including: "Eureka! He found there was a binder full of qualified women!" "I'm being a good Biden today." "... The president is wrong." "Look man, I used to have a …
Friday, October 26, 2012
Pasco County School District officials are taking heat for their decision to allow Gov. Mitt Romney to speak. We want to hear what you think!
As Gov. Mitt Romney prepares for his visit to Pasco County tomorrow, some people are crying foul over the school district’s decision to allow the rally at Land O’ Lakes High School. The United School Employees of Pasco say the district has violated its own policy by allowing a political rally to take place on the 20325 Gator Lane campus, according to a story in The Tampa Tribune. Republican school superintendent Heather Fiorentino and the largely Republican school board were asked by former gubernatorial candidate Alex Sink, a Democrat, to use a Pasco school classroom to film a commercial two years ago. That request was denied, but the Romney request wasn’t. The district is now saying Romney’s request is different. It’s not to film a …
Thursday, October 11, 2012
Do you think Vice President Joe Biden or Congressman Paul Ryan came out on top in Thursday night's debate? We want to hear from you.
The political pundits, pollsters and bloggers are sure to be debating today who won Thursday night's vice presidential debate. Did Joe Biden's performance provide a bump for President Barack Obama's re-election bid? Or did Congressman Paul Ryan help Gov. Mitt Romney gain momentum? Websites and water coolers will be abuzz all over the country, but we really want to find out what people in Patch towns here in Tampa Bay think. We're in one of the most hotly contested areas this election season, after all, and it's also interesting to just hear what your neighbors have to say. Which VP candidate do you think won the debate? Did anything said by either of them really resonate with you? Let us know what you think in the comments section.
Here are details on Thursday's debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
The first and only vice presidential debate between Vice President Joe Biden and Congressman Paul Ryan is set for 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11. Check below for more information on that debate and the remaining debates leading up to Election Day. AOL will provide a live stream of the debate. TV Channels Broadcasting Live: ABC, NBC, FOX, CBS, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC and more, including CNN Espanol. Live Streaming Online: YouTube's Election Hub, AOL. Where to Watch the Debate in New Port Richey: No local watch parties have been announced, but the Hillsborough County Democratic Party has organized a watch party and fundraiser at Mise En Place, 442 W. Kennedy Blvd., in Tampa. It starts at 7:30 p.m. and costs $25 for students and $100 for all others. …