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Congress maybe the only place that "common sense" is considered to be a concealed weapon!...because we certainly couldn't see any of it on display this past week! First we have the Speaker of the ...
by PoliticalPizza
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Dec 21, 2012 at 04:17 PM PST with 0 Recommends
There are 300 million guns in the United States. According to governors like Rick Perry from Texas, right-wing pundits like Mike Huckabee and countless other apologists for the status quo, the ...
by James Salt
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Dec 20, 2012 at 05:17 PM PST with 6 Recommends
The Pen might be mightier than the Sword but I'm afraid Gun will top Pen - in the latest Congressional game of Rock - Paper - Scissors! As long as the NRA continues to stand for No Reasonable ...
by PoliticalPizza
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Dec 20, 2012 at 04:13 PM PST with 0 Recommends
When the President assumed office 4 years ago, he described the economy as having been driven off the road and into a ditch. 4 years later we are out of the Ditch and on the edge of a Cliff. But if ...
by PoliticalPizza
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 02:42 PM PST with 1 Recommend
It took an elementary school massacre for our government's leaders to finally call for gun reform. Today President Obama announces a task force. Dianne Feinstein pledges to revive a law reinstating ...
by PoliticalPizza
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Dec 19, 2012 at 12:17 PM PST with 0 Recommends
Written by HEIST co-director/co-producer Frances Causey. History has proven time and time again that the United States has prospered the most when capital and labor work hand in hand with each other.
by donnyg1941
Comment Count 16 comments on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 11:18 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Shortly on the heels of the tragic shooting in the Clackamas Town Center Mall in Oregon, where two people were killed by a gunman with a semi automatic rifle, came the biggest tragedy in US history: ...
by sanghoee
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 05:43 AM PST with 1 Recommend
Nancy Pelosi will continue to serve as House minority leader, in part, she said, to do more promotion of women and minorities in Congress.
by JenniferGranholm
Comment Count 68 comments on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 03:03 PM PST with 305 Recommends
Note: This entry was co-written by donnyg1941 and JeffreeB Many readers of our last post about Pete Peterson's attack on Social Security commented on a very accurate point: Social Security ...
by donnyg1941
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Nov 07, 2012 at 11:27 AM PST with 4 Recommends
Anyone who thinks President Obama will magically turn around in his second term and be a real progressive is high on a 2008 supply. Soon after President Obama is re-elected he will do the Grand ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 347 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 07:36 AM PST with 30 Recommends
I can't believe that the Scott Brown-Elizabeth Warren race is still uncomfortably close. Do the people of Massachusetts realize that Scott Brown took $20 billion of taxpayer money and handed it ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2012 at 06:54 AM PST with 13 Recommends
Republicans so far have referred to legitimate rape, forcible rape, easy rape, honest rape, emergency rape, enjoyable rape and now gift-from-God rape. Check out this unbelievable Republican Party ...
by Cenk Uygur
Comment Count 64 comments on Thu Oct 25, 2012 at 01:31 PM PDT with 127 Recommends
For those of you who like to sleep in Sunday morning, here's a quick summary of our election status this morning for your convenience. Last night's 8:42 p.m. update by Mark Blumentha still sums it ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 24 comments on Sun Oct 21, 2012 at 06:44 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
As Republican rhetoric leading into the elections becomes increasingly bizarre (Mitt Romney's infamous "47%" remark being the latest example), I have been scratching my head about what the Party is ...
by sanghoee
Comment Count 1 comments on Thu Sep 20, 2012 at 03:18 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Senator Dean Heller (R-NV), Senator Scott Brown (R-MA), and Linda McMahon, Senate candidate for Connecticut spared no time in distancing themselves from Mitt Romney's controversial 47% remarks, ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Sep 20, 2012 at 02:47 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
A very disturbing thing happened during the Republican National Convention this week: two attendees threw nuts at a black CNN camerawoman and said "this is how we feed the animals." The attendees ...
by sanghoee
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Sep 04, 2012 at 10:51 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The last few weeks have been all about Paul Ryan: his infamous budget, his fiscal extremism, his disdain for social safety nets like Medicaid, Medicare, and Social Security, his rejection of the ...
by sanghoee
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu Aug 23, 2012 at 09:30 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
In my blog on Huffington Post today, I talk about the need for Americans to question the Second Amendment and rationalize it's real intent. Please note that the entire blog is included below but ...
by sanghoee
Comment Count 39 comments on Thu Aug 09, 2012 at 12:05 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
In my blog on Huffington Post, I discuss what Romney's track record on Gay Marriage and Women's Rights tells us about him, and why it should be a big concern for us in the elections.
by sanghoee
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Aug 01, 2012 at 03:11 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
In response to the shooting in Colorado, I posted the following article on Huffington Post about Gun Control. Readers obviously have strong views but what amazed me is the racial rhetoric that ...
by sanghoee
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jul 22, 2012 at 12:45 PM PDT with 1 Recommend