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This might be my favorite part of the whole mess Rep. Paul Ryan has gotten his party into over their plan to end Medicare: it's not really a bad plan that everybody hates, it's ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 98 comments on Thu May 26, 2011 at 11:20 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Hi, all. Today’s report features: • Presidents' meeting: President Obama and Polish President Komorowski speak to the press after meeting in the Oval Office to ...
by Kat 4 Obama
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Dec 09, 2010 at 08:27 AM PST with 18 Recommends
Somewhere in a gated community in Dallas, a former President of the United States is laughing very hard right now. ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 30 comments on Tue Jun 08, 2010 at 10:39 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
As reported by SusanG yesterday , former RNCC Chair Tom Cole (R-OK) wrote that the Bush Doctrine and the quagmire resulting from what ...
by NCrissieB
Comment Count 81 comments on Tue Jul 21, 2009 at 06:35 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Better late than never , I guess: WASHINGTON — Rep. Tom Cole, in a candid new ...
by Susan Gardner
Comment Count 137 comments on Mon Jul 20, 2009 at 07:30 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
When Defense Secretary Robert Gates unveiled his 2010 Pentagon budget , he asked that politicians: ..
by Barbara Morrill
Comment Count 122 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2009 at 12:44 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Short answer: "Who the hell knows? It's Tom Coburn , people". Will Oklahoma's junior Senator, in terms of tenure if not outright nuttiness (he gets stiff competition on that score ...
by Arjun Jaikumar
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed Mar 11, 2009 at 07:10 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Congresswoman Mary Fallin (R-OK) has introduced a bill prohibiting federal funds from being spent on transferring Guantanimo Bay prisoners to Oklahoma. The bill, HR 701, is sponsored by Fallin's ...
by gooners
Comment Count 31 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2009 at 06:56 AM PST with 4 Recommends
I'm against bailouts. I don't like the fact that public taxpayer-funded money could go to private companies if said private companies are huge, dying and poorly managed. But I'm warming to the auto ...
by quibblingpotatoes
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Dec 11, 2008 at 03:22 PM PST with 4 Recommends
Bringing to its conclusion one of the leading Epic Fails of modern politics: Oklahoma Rep. Tom Cole has ...
by Arjun Jaikumar
Comment Count 54 comments on Thu Nov 20, 2008 at 09:00 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Democrats are stoked for their convention where Barack Obama will be our nominee. There are some folks who are angry about Democrats' Iraq impotence,
by nathanrudy
Comment Count 67 comments on Tue Aug 12, 2008 at 07:01 AM PDT with 49 Recommends
Today, the Oklahoma State AFL-CIO held its COPE Convention. The main reason for this convention is to endorse candidates for office. Below the fold is the listing of candidates officially endorsed ...
by poptman
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Jun 28, 2008 at 01:17 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
The Republican Party, which paints itself as being competent in managing money, was a 'victim" of embezzlement by the former treasurer of the RCCC. Although the party investigated Christopher Ward ...
by Dirk McQuigley
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Jun 13, 2008 at 09:04 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
A few moments ago, I got a call from a real live person affiliated with Tom Cole's (Republican National Committee chairman) office at the RNC, offering me some sort of "Congressional honors"...I'm ...
by regnaDkciN
Comment Count 28 comments on Mon May 19, 2008 at 02:41 PM PDT with 26 Recommends
Okay, so I want to give props to the NRCC for admitting they have a problem : "Clearly, we have got problems that ...
by kos
Comment Count 125 comments on Fri May 16, 2008 at 09:15 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Credit for this goes to Eric Kleefield over at TPM. By now we all know about ...
by unertl
Comment Count 24 comments on Wed May 14, 2008 at 01:32 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
After last night's hulmiliating defeat in the MS-01 Congressional District, NRCC Chairman Tom Cole has put up the white flag and thrown every Republican candidate for Congress under the bus. His ...
by RandySF
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed May 14, 2008 at 09:02 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
After Travis Childers beat out Gooper Greg Davis in MS-01, a Seat that was part of Newt's victories from way back in 1994, a seat that went +62 for Bush, by 6%, the NRCC today is essentially in ...
by Steven R
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed May 14, 2008 at 08:07 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
One month ago : House Minority Leader John Boehner (R-Ohio) predicted Thursday ...
by kos
Comment Count 143 comments on Wed May 07, 2008 at 01:44 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Cross posted at Calitics So as we've established by now, Darrell Issa thinks very little of 9/11 ...
by withthelidoff
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Apr 04, 2008 at 10:17 AM PDT with 12 Recommends