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  • He’d gut education

    A vote for Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan is a vote to gut education. Share this if you agree with President Obama: No child should have her dreams deferred because of a crowded classroom or a crumbling school.

    A vote for Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan is a vote to gut education. Share this if you agree with President Obama: No child should have her dreams deferred because of a crowded classroom or a crumbling school.

  • “We’re all in this together”

    Last night, President Bill Clinton forcefully articulated the story of President Barack Obama and the tough choices he has made to lead us through the darkest days of the economic crisis. Watch and share the speech, then if you're as fired up as we are, chip in to help make sure we win this November.

    Last night, President Bill Clinton forcefully articulated the story of President Barack Obama and the tough choices he has made to lead us through the darkest days of the economic crisis. Watch and share the speech, then if you're as fired up as we are, chip in to help make sure we win this November.

    Chip in today

  • Opening Night

    First Lady Michelle Obama took the stage for the first night of the Democratic National Convention and delivered a powerful speech about family and the promise of America. Watch it—then if you're fired up, chip in to help us win.

    First Lady Michelle Obama took the stage for the first night of the Democratic National Convention and delivered a powerful speech about family and the promise of America. Watch it—then if you're fired up, chip in to help us win.

    Chip In Now

  • Keynote address: Julián Castro

    At the Democratic National Convention tonight, San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro delivered the keynote address. Here's what he said.

    At the Democratic National Convention tonight, San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro delivered the keynote address. Here's what he said.

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  • Shop around

    Mitt Romney's advice for students struggling to afford college: ''Borrow money from your parents'' or just ''shop around.''

    Mitt Romney's advice for students struggling to afford college: "Borrow money from your parents" or just "shop around."

  • Things Mitt Romney failed to mention to the NAACP

    Mitt Romney said this at the NAACP convention today: "If you want a president who will make things better in the African American community, you are looking at him." Really. But he neglected to mention a few important things during his speech to the nation's oldest civil rights organization.

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  • Good news for students

    Good news today for the 7.4 million college students who faced an interest rate hike on their loans.
  • A Postcard from Michigan’s middle class

    The last stop for Mitt Romney's bus tour is his home state of Michigan. But don't expect a happy homecoming: In addition to arguing that we should "let Detroit go bankrupt," the policies that Romney is proposing would cut student aid for 337,000 students and jobs for 9,900 teachers. And 510,000 Michigan families would see their taxes go up by an average of $900.
    The last stop for Mitt Romney's bus tour is his home state of Michigan. But don't expect a happy homecoming: In addition to arguing that we should "let Detroit go bankrupt," the policies that Romney is proposing would cut student aid for 337,000 students and jobs for 9,900 teachers. And 510,000 Michigan families would see their taxes go up by an average of $900.

    The last stop for Mitt Romney's bus tour is his home state of Michigan. But don't expect a happy homecoming: In addition to arguing that we should "let Detroit go bankrupt," the policies that Romney is proposing would cut student aid for 337,000 students and jobs for 9,900 teachers. And 510,000 Michigan families would see their taxes go up by an average of $900.

    Send this postcard to your friends to tell them what Michigan already knows: Romney economics would be a disaster for our country.

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