Wayne Political Party Share Same Goals, But Different Directions

Wayne Political Party Share Same Goals, But Different Directions

By BOBBY WARREN Staff Writer Published: July 6, 2014 4:00AM

WOOSTER — The Wayne County Republican Party elected its first woman to lead the group: Sue Smail.

Both the Republican and Democratic parties elected their respective leaders in organizational meetings in June. Betsy Sheets will again lead the Democrats.

Smail’s husband, Jim, led the party for five years before stepping down a year ago. He had said he would serve five years and then let someone else run the party. Prosecutor Dan Lutz stepped up to provide leadership this past …

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Democrats vs. Republicans – Economic Growth

Democrats vs. Republicans – Economic Growth

GDP +4.2% each year since 1949 when Dems run the WH, versus 2.6% for GOP. S&P 500: Dems: 12.1%, GOP: 5.1%

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Debt Increase by President — In One Tweet

Debt Increase by President — In One Tweet

What Did Liberals do That Was so Offensive to the Republican Party?

What Did Liberals do That Was so Offensive to the Republican Party?

When Democrats Are in Charge of Government Good Things Happen

National Memo: How did California go from a projected $26 billion budget deficit to projected surpluses? …. what changed since Jerry Brown was elected in 2010? …. he was able to push through painful cuts that forced Californians to take the budget seriously. But what helped him most was the state’s demographics and shift toward the Democratic Party.

….. the state went for President Obama by a margin of about 10 percent and elected a supermajority of Democrats to the state legislature. Also on the ballot …

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Obama & Democrats Lead American Economic Comeback

Obama & Democrats Lead American Economic Comeback

Despite inheriting the worst economic conditions since the Great Depression and a Republican Congress in the last two years that has not let a single piece of job legislation pass, President Obama and Democrats have created 5.4 million new private sector jobs. Again, how is a candidate who proposes the same ideas that created the economic downturn to being with (Mitt Romney) the right choice for President when we already have a President leading an economic comeback?

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Democrats vs. Republicans – In Graphic Form

Democrats vs. Republicans – In Graphic Form

Economy/Job Growth

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Republicans Fiscally Responsible? I Think Not

“When Republicans have had the reins, this is what they’ve done: two wars not paid for, prescription drug benefit not paid for, two tax cuts that mostly benefited the rich not paid for. They put all that stuff on the deficit, $1.3 trillion sitting there as–in a deficit when Obama took over, after the previous Democratic president had handed him a surplus. If you talk about–if Republicans want to run as this fiscally responsible party, it’s neat, but it’s novel. It’s not how they’ve actually …

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Democrats vs. Republicans by the Numbers

Democrats vs. Republicans by the Numbers

Another GOP Lie Busted: Spending, Taxes, And Deficits Are All Lower Today Than When Obama Took Office

Another GOP Lie Busted: Spending, Taxes, And Deficits Are All Lower Today Than When Obama Took Office

Federal spending is lower now than it was when President Obama took office. I’ll pause to let you absorb the news.

In January 2009, before President Obama had even taken the oath of office, annual spending was set to total 24.9 percent of gross domestic product. Total spending this year, fiscal year 2012, is expected to top out at 23.4 percent of GDP.

Here’s another interesting fact. Taxes today are lower than they were on inauguration day 2009. Back in January 2009, the CBO projected that total …

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