Karl Rove Loses Badly In 2012 Election – A Huge Victory For Progressives

Karl-Rove-2012-election-night

VIDEO – Karl Rove, who collected some $325 million from wealthy donors looking to buy the election, has a complete meltdown on FOX News’ election night coverage and refuses to accept the fact that President Obama has won Ohio and the election. The 2012 election was predefined as “close” according to the mainstream media.  But […]

McCain Dishonestly Says Romney Is Being Outspent By Obama; David Gregory Doesn’t Challenge

McCain-MeetThePress

VIDEO – Yesterday, on Meet The Press with David Gregory, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) used a dishonest Republican tactic and said that President Obama’s negative ad campaigning has “much outspent Mitt Romney’s”.  That is only true if you ignore the biggest factor in this year’s campaign: super PACs and front groups.  These “outside” groups (they […]

Karl Rove’s “New Majority Agenda” Is Really The Agenda Of A Few Billionaires

New-Majority-Agenda

VIDEO – This ad from the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee shows that Karl Rove’s so called “New Majority Agenda” does not refer to the agenda of a majority of Americans.  Rather, it is the agenda of a few people who are hoarding the majority of the nation’s wealth and are using Karl Rove’s super PAC […]

Paul Ryan Attends Secret Event With GOP Overlord Sheldon Adelson In Las Vegas

Paul-Ryan-In-Nevada

VIDEO – Paul Ryan was in Las Vegas, Nevada Tuesday night to meet with the one-man funding machine of the Republican party, Sheldon Adelson, a China casino mogul.  The event was closed to the press.   Paul Ryan met with Sheldon Adelson, the owner of Las Vegas Sands casino corporation and the single biggest donor to […]

Karl Rove, Koch Brothers, Sheldon Adelson To Spend $14.6 Million in Florida Senate Race

Super-Pacs-Florida-Senate

VIDEO – Super PACs and front groups are spending a total of $14.6 million to buy negative ads in the Florida Senate race against Democrat Bill Nelson. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy Karl Rove, the Koch brothers, and Sheldon Adelson are spending a combined $8.2 million to buy […]

Crossroads GPS, GOP Super PACs Target Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown

Sherrod-Brown

VIDEO – Crossroads GPS has already spent $2.5 million and has just started another $1 million campaign of negative ads targeting just one senator, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D – Ohio).   What happens when a senator stands up to big oil, Wall Street, and corporate outsourcing?  Ask Senator Sherrod Brown of Ohio.  Outside Super PACs […]

Super PAC and Rove Attend Romney Fundraiser – Campaign Says It’s Legal

Karl-Rove-47

Members of Restore Our Future, the Super PAC supporting Mitt Romney, were on hand at his fundraising retreat this past weekend in Park City, Utah.  The campaign insisted that they just happened to be there on their own and they were not official attendees of the event.  However, Charlie Spies, the man that runs Restore Our […]

Billionaire Super PAC Funders Back Romney For Self-Interests

Harold-Simmons

VIDEO – What do billionaire Super PAC funders Harold Simmons, Bob Perry, and Sheldon Adelson have to gain by supporting Mitt Romney?  A lot. In this Hardball interview with Eric Bates of Rolling Stone and Joe Conason of NationalMemo.com, they explore the motivation behind the biggest donors to Super PACs Restore Our Future and American Crossroads. […]

Crossroads GPS – Best Way To Secretly Buy Politicians

BushAndRove

Crossroads Grassroots Policy Strategies (GPS) is a front group founded by Karl Rove and an affiliate of his Super PAC, American Crossroads.  Don’t be fooled – Crossroads GPS is anything but “grassroots”.  Although it is officially a 501(c)(4) nonprofit group, which is tax-exempt and must spend 50% of its resourses on promoting social welfare, the only […]

Super PAC-Campaign Coordination Illegal, But They Use Same Consultants

Campaign Spending Shows Political Ties, Self-Dealing by Kim Barker and Al Shaw ProPublica, March 28, 2012, 1:02 p.m. For an example of the fluidity of campaign finance rules, as well as the tangled web of connections between candidates and super PACs, look no further than the digital consulting firm Targeted Victory. So far, the firm’s […]

American Crossroads

From the man who brought us George W. Bush

Started by the man who gave us George W. Bush, Karl Rove’s American Crossroads is 99% funded by donations of $25,000 or more. Of the $26.9 million they have raised as of February 29, 2012, $21.5 million is from the top nine donors. This Super PAC also has an affiliated a 501(c)(4) nonprofit group, Crossroads GPS, that […]

Harold Simmons – Karl Rove’s Best Billionaire | Buying Our Future

VIDEO – One of the biggest Super PAC funders of them all is Harold Simmons, a Dallas corporate raider worth $4.5 BILLION.  He has given $10 million to American Crossroads so far this election cycle (out of their total of $23.4 million).  When you see a negative ad from American Crossroads, you can be assured that it was brought to […]