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Ann and Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: Don’t Let Obama Convince You That American Success Is Bad

During the current election campaign, for the first time in American history, President Barack Obama and the “left” have made success in America to be negative.

10/22/2012

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Shrinking Inheritances Blamed On Bad Economy

It looks like an inheritance is the going to be the latest casualty of the Great Recession. CBS4′s Chief Consumer Investigator Al Sunshine explains why.

CBS4–09/21/2012

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Congressional Research Service: Tax Cuts For Wealthy Doesn’t Boost Economy

Congress’ nonpartisan policy analyst may have just shot a huge hole in the battle over taxes between President Barack Obama and his Republican challenger Mitt Romney.

CBS Miami–09/17/2012

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 06: Democratic presidential candidate, U.S. President Barack Obama speaks on stage as he accepts the nomination for president during the final day of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 6, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina. The DNC, which concludes today, nominated U.S. President Barack Obama as the Democratic presidential candidate. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Pres. Obama Speaks To Crowd In Seminole, Fla.

At a Seminole, Fla. rally on Saturday, President Barack Obama said Republicans are “dead wrong” in calling America a country in decline.

CBS Miami–09/08/2012

First Lady Michelle Obama speaks at the Democratic National Convention (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Opinion: Democrats Offer A Positive Vision For The Future At Convention After GOP Offers Only Attacks

Sitting in the Time Warner Cable Arena last night I was struck by how different the Democratic National Convention was from the Republican event last week. Unlike the Republicans in Tampa, Democrats focused on the fight to preserve the middle class and the American Dream.

09/05/2012

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Something Extra: The Changing Middle Class

What does it take these days to be in the middle class?

CBS4–09/04/2012

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Poll: Middle-Class Shrinking In Size And Wealth

After more than a decade of tax cuts, trickle-down economics, runaway government spending, wars, and ballooning deficits and debts, the middle class is poorer and has a lower income than they did in the 1990’s according to a new Pew survey.

CBS Miami–08/22/2012

Barack Obama (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama’s Latest Class Warfare Speech

Obama’s latest speech on tax cuts for the middle class is just a retread of his tired class warfare rhetoric and strategy.

07/10/2012

President Barack Obama speaks during a visit to the University of Miami in the BankUnited Center Fieldhouse on February 23, 2012 in Miami, Florida.  Obama spoke to the crowd about American energy and later in the day he made stops at campaign fundraisers. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Polls Give Different Results For Romney Vs. Obama

A pair of polls released Monday have very different views of the pending presidential election between President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney.

CBS4–04/16/2012

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Report: U.S. Standard Of Living In Deep Decline

The toll the Great Recession has taken on America has been shown through jobless numbers, excessive CEO pay, and other methods. But, it’s taking a growing toll on the standard of living in the United States.

CBS4–10/20/2011