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by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 57 comments on Tue Apr 07, 2015 at 08:00 PM PDT with 69 Recommends
The imbroglio over former Secretary of State ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 57 comments on Sun Mar 08, 2015 at 01:57 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
After months of delays, President Obama is poised to finally take executive action to address the crisis of America’s 11 million undocumented immigrants, 85 percent of whom are ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 117 comments on Sun Nov 16, 2014 at 07:45 AM PST with 105 Recommends
Next week, Republicans may recapture control of the U.S. Senate. And to be sure, they’ve made no secret of their plans to derail the final two years of Barack Obama’s presidency. Would-be ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 46 comments on Sun Nov 02, 2014 at 06:00 PM PST with 40 Recommends
The past week has been very kind to Texas Gov. Rick Perry and the Republican Party. That might sound like an odd statement to make ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 94 comments on Sun Aug 24, 2014 at 06:00 PM PDT with 61 Recommends
Back in 2004, the Daily Show ’...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Jul 08, 2014 at 12:05 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Last Friday the IRS reported to the House Ways and Means Committee that some email from the account of Lois Lerner, director of the Exempt Organizations division, were missing due to a computer ...
by News Corpse
Comment Count 42 comments on Tue Jun 17, 2014 at 08:49 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
In the 20 months since four Americans were killed in the attack on the U.S. consulate and CIA annex in Benghazi , Libya, two official investigations have reached pretty much the same conclusions. ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 47 comments on Sun May 04, 2014 at 05:13 PM PDT with 130 Recommends
"I don't know if we'll ever know what the motive is," New Jersey Governor Chris Christie declared Friday of the George Washington Bridge scandal that hangs over his political future. "It mystifies ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 63 comments on Sun Mar 30, 2014 at 11:57 AM PDT with 79 Recommends
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 8 comments on Mon Jan 13, 2014 at 01:30 PM PST with 24 Recommends
this was published Remember this paragraph: Wilson never worked for the CIA, but his wife, Valerie Plame, is an agency operative on weapons of mass destruction. Two senior administration ...
by teacherken
Comment Count 11 comments on Sun Jul 14, 2013 at 11:42 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
The Wall Street ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat May 18, 2013 at 12:11 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
With Washington engulfed in scandals real and imagined over the Benghazi tragedy, the IRS' handling of applications by political groups for tax exempt status and the Justice Department's seizure ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 74 comments on Sun May 19, 2013 at 03:15 PM PDT with 75 Recommends
How quickly the GOP forgets: US Attorney firings On December 7, 2006, eight US attorneys were notified that they would be fired. Most came from swing states. Most were considered not to have ...
by JLFinch
Comment Count 137 comments on Fri May 17, 2013 at 12:45 PM PDT with 214 Recommends
For Republicans, Benghazi is the scandal that must not die. Despite the testimony by Obama administration officials including Hillary Clinton and the blistering findings of the State Department ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 64 comments on Sun May 12, 2013 at 07:00 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
Credit where credit is due: at last a Republican conservative hack propagandist journalist is not running away from Dubya's war record. On the contrary, Eric Bolling seems positively smitten with ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Mar 20, 2013 at 05:43 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Republican Senator Rand Paul's 13 hour filibuster this week produced no shortage of spectacle--and irony. Oregon Democrat Ron Wyden, one of the few Democratic voices questioning the secrecy and ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 3 comments on Sun Mar 10, 2013 at 01:43 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Bob Woodward's "I'm doing it for the kids" rationale for his interpretation of Gene Sperling's email as an attempt to chill his reporting is an about face from his previous posture when a White ...
by Armando
Comment Count 169 comments on Sun Mar 03, 2013 at 06:00 AM PST with 119 Recommends
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 11:57 AM PST with 13 Recommends
During a heated exchange on the Senate floor back in June 2004, Vice President Dick Cheney famously told Vermont Democrat Pat Leahy, " f--k yourself ." Looking back on the episode six years later,
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Nov 23, 2012 at 09:08 AM PST with 33 Recommends