OK

These are the most recent diaries filed under this tag:
House Speaker John Boehner exploded during a press conference on Thursday, after was asked by a reporter if he was worried the Republicans would get blamed if Congress failed to pass President ...
by murphthesurf3
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Jul 10, 2014 at 10:47 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
It’s only March, and already the push back against environmental concerns is evident. Superstorm Sandy is old news, except for those still picking up the pieces of disaster. At the forefront of ...
by Marcia G Yerman
Comment Count 10 comments on Fri Mar 29, 2013 at 05:12 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
With the 113th Congress recently sworn in I thought it might be interesting to take a look at the previous Congress and how they performed. Or to put it more accurately, how they didn't. ...
by Ticorules
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Jan 08, 2013 at 06:09 AM PST with 2 Recommends
Per the 20th Amendment , the terms of the members of the 112th Congress expire at noon on Thursday, ready or not. As I did two years ago , ...
by Adam B
Comment Count 101 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2013 at 02:21 PM PST with 40 Recommends
The 112th Congress doesn't end until Jan. 3, but that duck is getting lamer by the minute, so let's take New Year's Eve and omgscaryholycrap fiscal cliff curb day to ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 75 comments on Mon Dec 31, 2012 at 07:25 AM PST with 39 Recommends
After the Republicans shamefully torpedoed ratification of the UN treaty Convention On Persons With Disabilities in the U.S. Senate yesterday,
by HoundDog
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Dec 05, 2012 at 12:01 PM PST with 30 Recommends
As soon as I asked myself that question, I realized that it wasn't going to be quick or easy to figure out the answer, so I might as well get to work. 15% of the Republicans in the new House of ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 07:05 PM PST with 6 Recommends
I was just perusing pollster's breakdown of the current state of the House of Representatives in the incoming Congress, and in light of comments coming from the GOP that the elections changed ...
by litho
Comment Count 107 comments on Sun Nov 11, 2012 at 06:48 AM PST with 214 Recommends
Yes, Congress is barely back from a five-week August recess. But after just two weeks back from that break, they now stand adjourned again, this time for a seven -week stretch taking us past the ...
by David Waldman
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Sep 22, 2012 at 03:30 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
There are a pair of bills going through Congress right now that have the potential to radically alter the government's ability to regulate industries and organizations in our country.
by Eclectablog
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Nov 22, 2011 at 05:10 AM PST with 15 Recommends
We've already been inundated with cautionary tales about ...
by PaulD
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Oct 04, 2011 at 12:39 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
In the lead-in to her interview with President George W Bush's Appointed Amb John Bolton, Rupert Murdoch's Fox Host Greta asked her viewers: "Are you pumping billions ... in aid while ...
by cc
Comment Count 75 comments on Tue Sep 20, 2011 at 07:41 AM PDT with 337 Recommends
(Also at Nevada Progressive & The Nevada View )
by atdnext
Comment Count 64 comments on Thu Sep 01, 2011 at 08:04 AM PDT with 170 Recommends
(Also at Nevada Progressive & The Nevada View )
by atdnext
Comment Count 9 comments on Sat Aug 27, 2011 at 01:29 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
(Also at Nevada Progressive & The Nevada View )
by atdnext
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Aug 23, 2011 at 09:57 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
(Also at Nevada Progressive & The Nevada View )
by atdnext
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Aug 19, 2011 at 09:35 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
(Also at Nevada Progressive & The Nevada View )
by atdnext
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed Aug 17, 2011 at 12:00 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
(Also at Nevada Progressive ) A couple friends invited me to meet this guy last night.
by atdnext
Comment Count 48 comments on Thu Aug 11, 2011 at 09:04 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
(Also at Nevada Progressive & The Nevada View ) Oh,
by atdnext
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Aug 10, 2011 at 08:03 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
(Also at The Nevada View and Nevada Progressive )
by atdnext
Comment Count 5 comments on Wed Aug 03, 2011 at 10:00 AM PDT with 10 Recommends