Category: campaign 2008

Ex-President Bill Clinton Endorses President Obama’s Recovery Plan

February 20, 2009 | By | Add a Comment

Former President Bill Clinton spoke to the franchise industry at the IFA Franchise South Expo last week and endorsed Barrack Obama’s economic stimulus bill (formerly know as the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009). President Clinton feels that the effects of the stimulus package will start being felt as early as 15 months, but […]

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Election Day 2008, Barack Obama & Joe Biden or John McCain & Sarah Palin? Get Out and Vote!

November 3, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

This may be the most important presidential election for many voters (and not just the young voters either!). According to the polls, Obama has anywhere from a 5% to 11% lead over McCain. Check out this USA Today Presidential Poll Tracker, which is a graph of all the polls taken since January 2008. If there […]

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Barack Obama & John McCain 2008 Presidential Campaign Contributors

October 31, 2008 | By | Add a Comment

The 2008 presidential campaign has seen a record amount of advertising and campaign contributions. But who is contributing the most to the McCain and Obama campaigns? Here is a list of the top contributors to the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates. Barack Obama John McCain University of California $909,283 Merrill Lynch $359,070 Goldman Sachs $874,207 […]

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McCain or Obama, Who Will be the Better President for Small Business & Franchises?

October 21, 2008 | By | 1 Comment

Barack Obama or John McCain, who will do the most for small business as the President of the United States? With so much rhetoric and mischaracterization of the opposing candidates positions, it can be very difficult to discern who stands for what, and who would be better for small businesses and franchises. Here are some […]

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