Tag Archives: election 2012

Breaking: Mitt Romney is still a jerk

TweetNot one to blame his big loss in the election on alienating people or color, women, and people who aren’t rich, Mitt Romney seemed to double down on his 47% comments yesterday in a conference call with donors. According to Mitt Romney he lost the election because President Obama gave “big gifts” to minorities and [...]
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Breaking news: first openly bisexual person elected to Congress

TweetThe election was too close to call before, but as of today, Kyrsten Sinema has defeated Tea Partier Vernon Parker in Arizona’s 9th Congressional District. Sinema is the only openly bisexual person in the Senate or the House, though she joins fellow LGBT officials like Senator Tammy Baldwin, and Reps. Jared Polis of Colorado, David [...]
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Race and the gender gap: White women supported Romney by 56 to 42 percent

TweetAccording to exit poll headlines, “women” helped carry Obama to victory. Indeed, women overall did favor the president over Romney by 55 percent to 44 percent. But women–who make up 53 percent of the electorate–compose a pretty large and diverse group. Slicing and dicing the data gives us a clearer picture of exactly which women [...]
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Meet Tammy Baldwin, your first-ever openly gay Senator

Tweet “It’s incredible being given the opportunity to shatter glass ceilings but the more important focus is making sure we are creating a path many more will follow. I might not have aspired to public office if women and openly gay and lesbian candidates hadn’t run before me and shown me that doing so was [...]
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Reason #16 to GOTV: This guy needs your vote

Tweet And how can you resist that smile? I mean, you are a hormonal lady after all. Tweet
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