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Dardenne Offers Solution for Duck Dynasty family, state aid for the television reality show because Freedom, Money and Mo Money! Duck Dynasty has been huge for Louisiana. I want it to continue to ...
by The Sheeping of America
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Dec 22, 2013 at 03:36 PM PST with 3 Recommends
In the wake of the disappointing May jobs report, Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney comically charged that Barack Obama "hasn't put forth a plan to get us working again." Comically, that ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 33 comments on Sat Jun 09, 2012 at 10:41 AM PDT with 52 Recommends
A Tester supporter at ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 76 comments on Tue Oct 18, 2011 at 09:32 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 47 comments on Mon Oct 17, 2011 at 01:50 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
(Jonathan Ernst/Reuters) ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Oct 17, 2011 at 10:54 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
President Obama pushes jobs ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 59 comments on Mon Oct 17, 2011 at 08:15 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
In their desire to return the nation to the Gilded Age, the Right has long targeted the one effective tool the rest of us have had--organized labor. They're getting a big assist by this economy, ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 364 comments on Mon Dec 27, 2010 at 06:50 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Most American states have been reeling in this great recession, cutting not just meat out of their budgets, but bone. In some states that means cruel, draconian measure. That would include Arizona, ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 86 comments on Fri Dec 10, 2010 at 02:20 PM PST with 0 Recommends
This development was a long-time coming and is really quite a breakthrough. Minnesota's media have completely dropped the ball on Rep. Michele Bachmann (R). She's gotten a free pass to spew her ...
by The Big E
Comment Count 167 comments on Wed Aug 18, 2010 at 06:16 AM PDT with 418 Recommends
A couple of weeks ago Jonathon Cohn had a good piece on Republican efforts to make "public employees ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 294 comments on Tue Aug 17, 2010 at 07:15 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Rep. Mike Pence appeared on ABC's Top Line yesterday to talk about the state aid and teacher funding bill the House passed Tuesday, with his usual bombastic rhetoric. Think ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 78 comments on Wed Aug 11, 2010 at 07:05 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
After the Dems dispensed with and inane Republican effort to get two months paid ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 161 comments on Tue Aug 10, 2010 at 12:30 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
As David W. so ably walked us through , the House's one-day recess break today will hopefully end up ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 63 comments on Tue Aug 10, 2010 at 10:00 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
I mean seriously, she went on a vacation with her daughter. So what that it was in Spain? She paid for the trip herself, she HAS to take security because people are crazy out there. I'm sure she ...
by Muzikal203
Comment Count 538 comments on Mon Aug 09, 2010 at 04:21 AM PDT with 216 Recommends
Say it ain't so , Blue Dogs. Significant action in the Senate is obviously out of the question, ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 95 comments on Fri Aug 06, 2010 at 05:16 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
As the saying goes, "With friends like these, who needs enemies?" Sometimes, clich� though it sounds, a clich� is just what's needed to express a sentiment. And so it goes in the ...
by sallykohn
Comment Count 43 comments on Wed Aug 04, 2010 at 02:43 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
This is unlikely to sway the entrenched, obstructionist Republican Senators, hellbent on making the economy as bad as possible before the midterm election in November in hopes that it will bring ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 103 comments on Tue Aug 03, 2010 at 02:00 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Ezra has a good point for critics of providing state aid, including in the form of Medicaid and teacher ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 44 comments on Tue Aug 03, 2010 at 08:02 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
by catchlightning
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Jul 22, 2010 at 12:27 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
I certainly hope you all had a wonderful Fourth of July recess, and enjoyed the long summer holiday with your family, friends, and wealthy campaign contributors. If I might, though, I'd ...
by New Deal democrat
Comment Count 44 comments on Mon Jul 12, 2010 at 05:54 AM PDT with 32 Recommends