Big Bird visits Romney’s rural event

Big Bird and his Sesame Street friends paid a visit to GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his corporate agenda at a campaign stop in Van Meter, Iowa Tuesday morning.
,br> “Big Bird and Sesame Street didn’t cause the economic crisis and financial meltdown, the big banks on Wall Street did,” said Jessica Reznicek, a CCI Action Fund member originally from Perry, Iowa. “This protest was brought to you by the letters C and R. R is for revenue and C is for closing corporate tax loopholes, not cutting more programs like Sesame Street.”

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Iowa CCI Action welcomes Big Bird and friends to Iowa

Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement Action Fund (CCI Action) has flown Big Bird and friends from Sesame Street into Main Street Iowa this week for presidential candidate Mitt Romney's appearance in Iowa.

Follow along throughout the evening and tomorrow from the Iowa CCI Action Fund twitter handle, @iowacciaction or facebook/cciaction.

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The #1 issue absent from Presidential debate

To have a debate on domestic policy without ever mentioning the ongoing housing crisis is an incomplete debate. Americans deserve better from those seeking the highest office.

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Why those who say Obama lost debate are wrong

The problem with saying Mitt Romeny was the clear winner favors the spectacle and ignores the most important reason why the first Obama/Romney debate was actually significant - because it solidified the key issues of this election, most of which favor Obama and the Democratic Party.

Debate, however, unfortunately, was marked by moments of bipartisanship of the worst kind.

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Our view: Presidential race is referendum on government’s role

There’s no question that this election offers a stark choice between two competing visions of America, and there’s no question that we all have a civic duty to participate in the electoral process.

But there’s a fight brewing on November 7 no matter who wins the presidential election and no matter which party is in power. We need to be ready for it.

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