About Cheryl Carpenter Klimek

Cheryl Carpenter Klimek has been a political consultant handling public affairs and PAC management for nearly 20 years. Cheryl can be reached by email at Cheryl@bizpacreview.com & on Twitter @CherylBPR

Watch: College girl’s stunning transformation after 100 days of pushups

Pushups 100 days

Sometimes all it takes is a commitment and a little perseverance to change your attitude. Estella Gong, computer engineering sophomore at the University of Central Florida, did just that. She always felt self-conscious about her body and was often called scrawny, her video said. She found GiveIt100, challenged herself to do pushups for 100 days, and […]

Abortion proponent Chelsea Clinton announces she’s pregnant with a ‘child,’ Twitter erupts

Chelsea Clinton

The media is abuzz over former first daughter Chelsea Clinton’s announcement that she is expecting a child. The pro-choice daughter of Bill and Hillary Clinton was quoted last year as saying her maternal grandmother was the child of unwed teenage parents, who “did not have access to services that are so crucial that Planned Parenthood […]

‘Paunchy’ Al Gore: Global warming deniers ‘immoral, unethical and despicable’

Al Gore in Hawaii

Global-warming alarmist Al Gore warned an audience at the University of Hawaii earlier this week, warning “the future of civilization is at stake.” The former vice president told the gathering of students, faculty, environmentalists, elected officials and legislators at the sustainability seminar that global warming can be stopped, according to Civil Beat.com. “Ultimately, we are going […]

Biden’s gaffe to Boston bombing survivors: ‘It was worth it’

Joe Biden in Boston

Vice President Joe Biden spoke at a memorial service marking the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing Tuesday, making an apparent gaffe that sent Twitter buzzing. “Let me say to those quote ‘survivors’ [who spoke previously]: My God you have survived, and you have soared,” he said, according to The Wire. “It was worth it, I […]

Fellow rancher’s viral letter explains so much about why ranchers support ‘hero’ Bundy

Rancher pic

With debate raging over whether the Bureau of Land Management is overstepping its authority in stopping rancher Cliven Bundy’s cattle from grazing on public land, one of Bundy’s neighbors offered to settle the question. In an open letter, Bundy’s neighbor, Kena Lytle Gloeckner, explained why ranchers are supporting Bundy. Her letter, which has been posted […]

Applicants’ reaction to interview for ‘world’s toughest job’ is priceless

Moms tough job

A Boston agency posted a job opening for a “director of operations” position with a company called “Rehtom Inc.,” that included a busy workload, little or no time to sleep and an expectation of putting in over 135 hours per week. Surprisingly, 24 people applied for the position. The requirements posted included, according to AdWeek: […]

Megyn Kelly helps search for adults who posted video of toddler smoking pot

Megyn Kelly and toddler with pot

Fox News’ Megyn Kelly is trying to help find those responsible for posting an online video of a toddler who appears to be smoking pot, while adults laugh in the background. Authorities have no information on the video that originally surfaced on Vine, or even when the incident may have occurred. “This is not being […]

Cattle battle not over: ‘We don’t fear Harry Reid,’ say Bundy brothers

Harry Reid on NV cattle battle

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said Monday the conflict with the Nevada cattle rancher isn’t over yet. Reid had been silent on standoff between the Bureau of Land Management and rancher Cliven Bundy, who was accused of allowing his “trespass cattle” to graze on lands the government said was off limits. But when the bureau backed down […]

Comical ‘electile dysfunction’ ad: ‘If you have a Boehner lasting more than 23 years . . .’

Boehner electile dysfunction

A new parody ad released by House Speaker John Boehner’s primary challenger aims to help voters with their “electile dysfunction.” Copying the style of erectile dysfunction ads, the J.D. Winteregg campaign posted, “When the Moment is Right,” on YouTube. “If you have a Boehner lasting more than 23 years, seek immediate medical attention,” the ad says. […]

Laura Ingraham, James Carville analyze GOP field: Win in 2016 or ‘be extinct’

Ingraham and Carville on GOP 2

During a roundtable discussion about the electability of Republican U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, Democratic strategist James Carville said the GOP will be extinct if it doesn’t win the White House in 2016. Roundtable member Laura Ingraham was asked by host George Stephanopoulos about how the crowd received Paul during an appearance in New Hampshire over […]