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Mitt Romney (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Romney Denigrates 47% Not Paying Taxes As He Uses Loopholes Trying To Do The Same

Mitt Romney, if you want to talk about mooches and freeloaders that take advantage of the system then grow a spine and show America your tax returns. Let’s see what you really pay as a percentage. Let’s see what deductions you take. Let’s see how addicted to federal benefits you are.

09/21/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Romney’s 47% Don’t Pay Taxes Remark Shows He’s Exactly Who We Thought He Was

The recently released tape of Romney speaking to donors at a closed door fundraiser has exposed Mitt Romney to, in fact, be the person Democrats have portrayed him to be: a rich, out of touch, arrogant man that has no respect or connection to the American middle class and absolutely no interest in making the American middle class stronger.

09/19/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Romney’s 47% Don’t Pay Taxes Remark Is 100% Controversy

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.

09/19/2012

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Opinion: Mitt Romney Disdains Half The Country He Wants To Be President Of

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.

09/18/2012

Ribbon-Cutting For Veterans Housing

A new housing project for homeless and at-risk veterans is opening in Jewett City.

06/11/2012

File photo of a homeless veteran. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

New Housing Project To Open For Homeless Vets

A new housing project for homeless and at-risk veterans is opening in Jewett City.

06/11/2012

File photo of vandalized public property. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

RI Statehouse Memorial To Soldiers Vandalized

Rhode Island Lt. Gov. Elizabeth Roberts says an area at the Statehouse set aside to honor soldiers has been vandalized.

05/28/2012

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Flag Stand Stolen From Veterans’ Graves

Someone has been stealing solid brass flag holders from veterans graves at a Pittsfield cemetery, and the thefts may have been going on for a while.

05/10/2012

Proposal Would Increase Penalty For Defacing Veterans Memorials

The Connecticut legislature is beefing up state laws to discourage vandals and thieves from defacing or stealing veterans’ memorials and monuments in hopes of selling the metal for scrap.

05/03/2012

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More Influenza Cases At Rocky Hill Veterans’ Home

More cases of influenza have been diagnosed at the Rocky Hill Veterans Home.

04/17/2012

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