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It's happening—House Speaker John Boehner is flipping ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 29 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 05:08 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
The party of austerity has a problem—their defense hawks need money ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Apr 20, 2015 at 10:35 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
Speaker John Boehner is finally putting that terrible episode of the ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 18 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2015 at 08:00 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
Once again, the House is gearing up for a vote to repeal ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 29 comments on Tue Apr 14, 2015 at 08:58 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Conspiracy theories abound about everything imaginable.  They have become a part of our culture.  While most conspiracies that we see and hear about come from the realm of fiction, some do reside ...
by RationalPolitics
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 03:00 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Democratic constituency groups opposed to war with Iran are furious that New York Democrat and Senate Minority Leader "heir apparent" Chuck Schumer is threatening to scuttle the possibility of a ...
by Robert Naiman
Comment Count 125 comments on Wed Apr 08, 2015 at 12:39 PM PDT with 199 Recommends
The framework for President Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran looks much better than anyone expected. It will prevent the Iranians from developing a nuclear bomb for at least 10-15 years and, if ...
by PeterBalesHistoryTales
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Apr 05, 2015 at 11:57 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
President Obama today announced that the US would provide new homelands for the nine most climate-change endangered island nations in the world (see table below). Here is part of the text of the ...
by AKSteve
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 08:24 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Throughout our Nation's history, the right individuals were alive and thriving in their contribution to our society. Additionally, certain individuals have swung the pendulum in the opposite and ...
by Ken Werner
Comment Count 30 comments on Mon Mar 30, 2015 at 03:27 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
John Boehner not moving his lips. That's at ...
by Ian Reifowitz
Comment Count 27 comments on Sun Mar 29, 2015 at 01:27 PM PDT with 70 Recommends
The Citizens United decision by SCOTUS was celebrated by Republicans because it opened the flood gates to more money in politics. They envisaged record amounts of money being spent on their ...
by Mopshell
Comment Count 111 comments on Sat Mar 28, 2015 at 08:09 AM PDT with 248 Recommends
After the House of Representatives did the unthinkable Thursday— passed substantive legislation with a resounding bipartisan vote, ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 24 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 10:46 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Senate Republicans thought they were going to have ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 56 comments on Fri Mar 27, 2015 at 06:37 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
Republicans seem to act first, and think second; or not at all. They fail to look at the consequences of their actions. The most recent example of this behavior occurred when Sen. Tom Cotton, and ...
by GerryMyers
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 04:03 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
The House passed a permanent payment formula fix for ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 37 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 09:44 AM PDT with 30 Recommends
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 10:48 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
Only a drunken fool would be a traitor to his country. It is well know that then man has a drinking problem, but who knew he would make foolish decisions under the influence. All the man know is ...
by Osmosis is best
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Mar 25, 2015 at 12:09 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
Leaders in Congress, particularly John Boehner and Nancy Pelosi are preparing another bipartisan fiasco in order to reward a particularly powerful constituency and stop them from engaging in their ...
by joe shikspack
Comment Count 27 comments on Thu Mar 26, 2015 at 08:23 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
When's one crappy budget not enough? When you have no ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 26 comments on Tue Mar 24, 2015 at 07:30 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
President Obama doesn't want to go back to the ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Mar 23, 2015 at 03:51 PM PDT with 34 Recommends