Obama has been moving the needle with seniors using distorted arguments about Social Security and Medicare. Fortunately for GOP presidential challenger Mitt Romney, seniors’ top concern is the economy’s struggles under Obama and seniors have overwhelming voted Republican in the last two presidential elections.
Romney thought he was talking amongst his teammates in the locker room last May 17 only to find out that there was somebody on the other team hiding behind the lockers. Had he known a member of the other team was lurking back there, he would have chosen his words more carefully and had presented more carefully-chosen data than the data of which he swiftly generalized.
The idea that 47 percent of Americans don’t have “personal responsibility” or “care for their lives” is shockingly arrogant, even by Mitt Romney’s standards.
So how do you stay in your own home or your community so you are close to your support system?
Paul Ryan has changed the Electoral College math. With the pick, Romney has chosen a path that writes off almost all of the country and focuses the election on the industrial Midwest.
We’ve all heard about a friend or neighbor whose kids came home to live with them after having moved out. And you are sure your kids won’t do that.
So what constitutes membership in the Over the Hill Gang?
Given that it is the time year for high school graduation, it got me wondering. Why don’t seniors have to go 180 days during the school year? Furthermore, they don’t even have to make up any snow days. Why is that? – Debbie, E. Bridgewater