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June 12th, 2012
06:59 AM ET

Starting Point live blog June 12th, 2012

This morning, "Starting Point" is live at 7am Eastern. Christine Romans is in for Soledad O'Brien, and she will talk with our panelists, CNN contributors Will Cain and Margaret Hoover, and Roland Martin. Our panel will be talking about the following top stories:

Teenager who kick-started Sandusky child rape investigation 'ready' to testify

Justice Department says it will sue Florida over voting rolls purge

L.A. Kings reign over New Jersey Devils to clinch Stanley Cup

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  1. TruV

    CEO's are making excuses for not hiring American workers. The problem is too many American companies no longer what to invest in American workers. About 20 yrs ago, American companies would train workers or potential employees
    for positions needed in their companies. Now they want a ready-made person and complain when they can't find one. There has been a paradigm shift on investing in Americans.

    June 12, 2012 at 9:12 am | Report abuse | Reply
  2. TruV

    Republicans have had leadership. They are called the extremist Rightwing and the Tea Party. When are Moderate Republicans going to stand up for their values. Sorry, I forgot the fear factor of the being gutted by their own party.

    June 12, 2012 at 8:51 am | Report abuse | Reply
  3. njmeycpa23

    WOW! Jesse Ventura, great idea. That is one I never heard of, I love it.

    June 12, 2012 at 8:25 am | Report abuse | Reply
  4. njmeycpa23

    Wait a minute. They have 100 Illegals on the roles and 50 cases of actual voter fraud, so why are they purging 100,000 voter names from the roles. And the Save database only includes aliens that have been made citizens, not citizens who were actually born in this country, and its those people who are being purged, natural born citizens.

    June 12, 2012 at 8:07 am | Report abuse | Reply
    • njmeycpa23

      Its also up to the town and local supervisors to notify the citizens they are being purged and some of then are not doing it.

      June 12, 2012 at 8:10 am | Report abuse | Reply
  5. njmeycpa23

    RE Poverty: Its the idea its the same people who remain in poverty all the time, and its not true. ever study shows that new people/families enter poverty every year an people and families lift themselves out. But what doesn't get discussed is that this is done generationally, through savings and inheritance, and education which is why the 40% reduction in wealth is so damaging. Republicans don't address these issues cause they have no policies that address it. Again CNN missing the point

    June 12, 2012 at 7:57 am | Report abuse | Reply
  6. njmeycpa23

    The real question is about whether this type of discipline a child is criminal. There is a big difference between whether something is criminal and something is inappropriate. I am not sure what this segment is actually trying to prove. You have lawyer talking about criminal activity and a psychologist talking about inappropriateness. CNN is so odd sometimes.

    June 12, 2012 at 7:45 am | Report abuse | Reply
  7. Ron Dennis

    "A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both" Dwight D. Eisenhower

    June 12, 2012 at 7:01 am | Report abuse | Reply

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