October 7, 2012 3:19 pm the Unofficialview Weekly Updates for 2012-10-07 RT @txrepublican: It was just a bump in the road #ObamaDebateExcuses # RT @KLSouth: Romney says “middle income Americans” instead of “middle class.” … Subtle difference, but good. — Great point. # RT @tunkuv: CNN Poll of registered voters: 67% say Romney won, 25% say Obama. Wow. Breaking news on CNN site. # Obama: "Four years ago…." for the 14th time in opening statement. He spent the entire debate on 4 years ago and Clinton's tax plan # shorter Obama: Role of gov't: 1) protect American people 2) Invest every dollar we can steal 3) Hire more teachers # Obama: somehow, we got back to education on role of government # Obama: role of gov't. 1) keep Americans safe 2) Gov't has the capacity… oops we're getting off the Constitutional reservation there # The IPAB board will be making health decisions for all Americans. Great… the post office deciding what health care you need # Obama: Republicans did not want to participate in what we were doing. wrong. All the suggestions from R's were rejected out of hand # Romney: in Mass. we talked to Repubs and Dems, and worked out a compromise. What you did is totally partisan, ram it through w/ no debate # Obama: speaking on healthcare… maybes, possibilities, hypotheticals. Under Obamacare, we tell prvte ins comps what they can and can't do. # Romney: "an unelected board will tell people what kind of health care they can have" on healthcare # Romney looks comfortable. Obama grinning through clenched teeth. # Obama is getting angry. Romney hitting Dodd-Frank because of no definition of "qualified mortgage" # Obama: our current situation due to deregulation. Those big, fat cat, greedy bankers were ruining our country. # Romney slamming Dodd-Frank and "too big to fail banks". 122 community banks failed since passage # Whenever Romney talks about choice, about profits, about American values, Obama scowls and fidgets just waiting to attack those things. # Romney: "I'd rather not have the government telling me what kind of health care I need." # Obama has a problem with allowing Americans a choice. But, he's just protecting us form those greedy, capitalistic pig insurance companies # Obama: SS is structurally sound… ummm… not according to the SS Trustees. http://t.co/3JegSmvs # Obama: "we agree on social security." # Romney: "tax break for shipping jobs overseas. I've been in business for 25 yrs, and have no idea wht yr talking about. Need new accountant # Romney: cut back gov't employees. # Romney: spending cuts: 1 test. Is the program so critical it is worth borrowing money from China. If not, it goes. # Romney: deficit — "not moral for my generation to spend more than we take in. debt at 1t /year not moral." # Romney: 23million out of work or stopped looking for work. economic growth slower this year than last which was slower than the one before # Obama: "blowing up our deficit"…. umm…. doesn't 1.5T deficit spending per year blow up our deficit? # Obama — "Your plan is not possible w/o raising taxes. It's math." 16T dollars in debt. That's math, too. It's called negative numbers. # Romney: zinger– "I have 5 boys. I'm used to somebody repeating something frequently and hoping I'll believe it." Compared Obama to teenager # Obama: taxes – "I cut taxes by 3600 dollars" … I don't remember seeing that. # Romney: oil and gas production up. Not because of president's polices. True that. # Obama nodding as Romney speaking. Does he agree or is that just a tic hoping he'll be done speaking soon? # Romney: good points on everything going up, income going down. # Obama: oil and natural gas production higher than in years — only because of private land use. Administration has curtailed energy prdctn. # Obama: back to education… mentioned "investing" in education and other items. Hire 100k more teachers… bigger government solutions # Romney: Trickle down government. Excellent point # economy-jobs: Romney — opening started soft, moving to 5 points of economic plan. Just a list at the moment, not much detail # Obama: "auto industry roaring back". auto industry never left. Ford, Toyota America, Honda America and others never took a bail out. # economy-jobs: major diff. btwn. Obama: opening salvo… blame Bush # Lehrer in previewing debate: President Obama coming in from right, Governor Romney from the left…. ummm… sure. Some staged symbolism? # Powered by Twitter Tools Tags:@unofficialview, tweets Related Posts We’re Back the Unofficialview Weekly Updates for 2012-01-08 the Unofficialview Weekly Updates for 2012-04-01 About The Author michael Add a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment:*Name:* Email Address:* Website: Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.