Two years ago, Congressional Republicans took the unprecedented step of holding the debt ceiling hostage in order to extract draconian spending cuts. Now, the GOP's willingness to sabotage the ...
Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli II has an early lead over businessman Terry McAuliffe in their race for governor, a new Washington Post poll shows, even as most voters in the ...
Climate Change is turning out to be a lot more complicated than just plain old Global Warming. It's not just about the weather; there are biological, chemical, and geophysical manifestations all ...
LOL, remember how close the election was predicted to be, by pollsters and pundits alike?
Only two days left — and, no, no one knows what's going to happen.
President Obama and Mitt Romney are ...
Daily Kos: "President Barack Obama Is the Most Threatened President In History." dailykos.com/story/2012/11/… via @ dailykos — therehastobeaway (@THTBAW)
Paul Krugman's last two posts from his The Conscience of a Liberal blog are great. From yesterday we have the short but sweet, A Public Servie Reminder: Paul Ryan is a Con Man. In it, Krugman ...
Sen. Dick Durbin
Quoted in the Chicago Tribune , Dick Durbin had one of his famous extremely earnest, look-into-the-camera moments:
Durbin said the Democrats ...
A Washington media establishment insider offers his take on filibuster reform:
Two things about this. One is that the majority leader right now, with no ...
Anyone who's monitored the religious right knows that they've operated on the same cycle for the better part of the last 30 years--gain a little power, overreach big time, get smacked down hard. ...
This morning on AlterNet, an article about how the Republican fantasyland was shattered on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning made the rounds. Like many of the other articles deconstructing and ...