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President Obama says that his opponent’s tax proposals are like “Robin Hood in reverse…it’s Romney Hood.

In a less catchy comeback, Romney says the attack is “Obamaloney.”

Missouri Rep. Todd Akin won the Republican Senate primary, and will face incumbent Senator Claire McCaskill in November.

New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg says that, if President Obama lets all of the Bush tax cuts expire, he will be rewarded at the polls.

Here are five reasons why the rumor that David Petraeus will be Mitt Romney’s running mate is bogus.

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

Federal Reserve Board Chairman Jerome Powell said failure to pay US debts is 'just not something we can contemplate'

Washington (AFP) - The chairman of the US Federal Reserve called on lawmakers to raise the nation's borrowing limit urgently on Wednesday, warning that failure to pay government debts would do "severe damage" to the economy.

"It's just very important that the debt ceiling be raised in a timely fashion so the United States can pay its bills when it comes due," Jerome Powell said as the central bank concluded its September meeting. Failure to pay, he added, is "just not something we can contemplate."

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